Rayan Ghandour

Full Name:
Rayan Ghandour
Registration Number:
115971
Current Status:
Member

Concerns, Conditions and/or Professional Misconduct

Practice Information

 
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Professional Corporation Information

  • Dr. Rayan Ghandour Dentistry Professional Corporation 2159 Bakervilla st London, ON, CA N6P 0E5 Phone:
    Certificate of Authorization Status:
    Current
    Certificate of Authorization Issuance:
    July 11, 2018
    Shareholders

Academic Information

 

Dental Degree

2014
Beirut Arab University, Lebanon

This may not be a complete record of the member's academic information or continuing education.

Certificate(s) of Registration

 

Current Certificate(s) of Registration and Date(s) of Issuance

General

Initial Date of Registration

Complaints & Reports Outcomes

 

Case File: 180051

Decision Date:
April 11, 2019

Specified Continuing Education or Remedial Program

Current Status:
Completed
Required Course
The ProBE Program for Professional/Problem-Based Ethics 
Current Status:
Completed
Required Practice Monitoring - Office Visits
Practice to be monitored for24 months following completion of course in ProBE

Case File: 200445

Decision Date:
February 16, 2022

Caution

As a result of a complaint, the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee decided to caution Dr. Rayan Ghandour as follows:

• Dr. Ghandour failed to wear the proper type of mask (N95 or equivalent) while performing an aerosol-generating procedure during the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition, Dr. Ghandour was not wearing his mask in the proper manner during the procedure, over his nose. Dr. Ghandour also removed his mask while talking with the patient after the procedure.

• Dr. Ghandour is cautioned that patient safety should be his paramount concern at all times. He is cautioned to ensure that he follows all infection prevention and control measures that are in place to protect patients and to decrease the risk of transmission of COVID-19.

Specified Continuing Education or Remedial Program

Required Practice Monitoring - Office Visits
Practice to be monitored for 24 months following completion of course in Infection Prevention and Control.
Current Status:
Completed
Required Course
Infection Prevention and Control, including a review of the College's Standard of practice for Infection Prevention and Control in the Dental Office and a review of the College's current COVID guidance and/or FAQs.

Discipline Results

 

Case File: 21-1117

Date of Decision:

Allegations:

Guilty
  • Disgraceful, dishonourable, unprofessional or unethical conduct

Penalty:

  • $10000 to be paid to College
  • Imposed Mentoring Program for 12 months immediately following the date the Member returns to practice after serving his suspension.
  • Imposed Practice Monitoring (office visits) for a period of 24 months
  • Imposed Practice Restriction for a period of 18 months, after the suspension period is complete, the Member must not engage in any professional encounters, in person or otherwise, with patients of any age, in any jurisdiction, unless the encounter takes place in the continuous presence of a practice monitor who is a regulated health professional acceptable to the College.
  • Imposed Practice Restriction member to post a sign in all waiting rooms, examination rooms and operatories, in all Practice Locations, in a clearly visible and secure location, in all languages that he uses when treating patients, that indicates: "Dr. Ghandour must not have professional encounters, in person or otherwise, with patients of any age, unless in the presence of a practice monitor acceptable to the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario. Dr. Ghandour must not be alone with any patient during any professional encounter. Further information may be found on the RCDSO website at www.RCDSO.org"
  • Imposed Reporting to College member shall inform the College of each and every location at which he practices within five days of commencing practice at that location
  • Reprimand
  • Suspension - effective Jun 09, 2022 to Apr 09, 2023
Appealed:
No
Date Order Final:
June 08, 2022
Publications:
(See link to Decision Summary)
Reasons for Decision
Decision Summary

This information was obtained from the register of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (www.rcdso.org)