Allan Etcovitch

Full Name:
Allan Zalig Etcovitch
Current Status:
Resigned - Dentist may have retired, left the province/country, returned to school, changed professions, or took a leave for personal reasons, among other things.

Concerns, Conditions and/or Professional Misconduct

Academic Information

 

Dental Degree

1970
McGill University, Canada

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

Certificate(s) of Registration

 

Previous Certificate(s) of Registration

General
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General
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Initial Date of Registration

Complaints & Reports Outcomes

 

Case File: 170119

Decision Date:
October 16, 2017

Caution

As a result of its investigation of a formal complaint, the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee decided to caution Dr. Allan Etcovitch as follows:

•    He must inform patients when a potential foreign metal object is identified and conduct follow-up investigations including taking additional images to confirm and assess the potential development of pathology. Dentists must discuss treatment options with the patient and discuss the associated risks.

•    He must take responsibility for mistakes made and not attempt to convince the College that a mistake was not made, especially, when there is clear evidence to the contrary.

Specified Continuing Education or Remedial Program

Required Course
Informed Consent
Required Course
Recordkeeping
Required Practice Monitoring - Office Visits
Practice to be monitored for 24 months following completion of courses in recordkeeping and informed consent 

Discipline Results

 

Case File: H180012

Date of Decision:

Allegations:

Guilty
  • Abuse of a patient
  • Disgraceful, dishonourable, unprofessional or unethical conduct
  • Treated without consent

Penalty:

  • Reprimand

Terms, Conditions and Limitations In Effect

Status: In Effect
Voluntary Resignation while a proceeding before the Discipline Committee was pending
  • Resigned his membership on January 2, 2019
  • Agreed not to apply to the College at any time for reinstatement
    of his certificate of registration
  • Agreed not to apply to the College at any time for a new certificate of registration
In Effect Since:
Appealed:
No
Date Order Final:
May 04, 2020
Reasons for Decision
Decision Summary

Case File: H180013

Date of Decision:
Penalty combined with associated case - H180012

Allegations:

Guilty
  • Abuse of a patient
  • Disgraceful, dishonourable, unprofessional or unethical conduct
Appealed:
No
Date Order Final:
May 04, 2020
Reasons for Decision
Decision Summary

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