Nicholas Bekesch

Full Name:
Nicholas Bekesch
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

1975
University of Toronto, 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

Discipline Results

 

Case File: H200013

Date of Decision:

Allegations:

Guilty
  • Disgraceful, dishonourable, unprofessional or unethical conduct
  • Failure to complete the Practice Enhancement Tool (PET)
  • Failure to cooperate with the Quality Assurance Committee

Penalty:

  • Reprimand
  • $5,000.00 to be paid to College

Terms, Conditions and Limitations In Effect

Status: In Effect
Voluntary Resignation while a proceeding before the Discipline Committee was pending
  • will resign his membership with the College, effective October 4, 2021
  • Agreed never to practice dentistry again in the province of Ontario
  • 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:
August 05, 2021
Reasons for Decision
Decision Summary

Case File: H190011

Date of Decision:

Allegations:

Guilty
  • Contravened a standard of practice or failed to maintain the standards of practice of the profession
  • Disgraceful, dishonourable, unprofessional or unethical conduct
  • Failed to keep records as required by the Regulations
  • Prescribed, dispensed or sold a drug for an improper purpose, or inappropriately used authority to prescribe

Penalty:

  • Reprimand
  • Suspension 4 months - effective Sep 01, 2020 to Dec 31, 2020
  • Imposed Practice Restriction Restricted permanently from prescribing narcotic drugs and preparations or controlled drugs and preparations
  • Imposed Course/Training comprehensive course on appropriate prescribing, including narcotics or other controlled substances as well an analgesics, for dental pain management
  • Imposed Course/Training Professional/Problem-Based Ethics
  • Imposed Course/Training Recordkeeping for Ontario Dentists
  • Imposed Practice Monitoring (office visits) for 24 months following completion of suspension
  • $10,000.00 to be paid to College

Terms, Conditions and Limitations In Effect

Status: In Effect
Imposed Practice Restriction
  • Restricted permanently from prescribing narcotic drugs and preparations or controlled drugs and preparations
In Effect Since:
Imposed Course/Training
  • Professional/Problem-Based Ethics
In Effect Since:
Imposed Course/Training
  • Recordkeeping for Ontario Dentists
In Effect Since:
Imposed Course/Training
  • comprehensive course on appropriate prescribing, including narcotics or other controlled substances as well an analgesics, for dental pain management
In Effect Since:
Imposed Practice Monitoring (office visits)
  • for 24 months following completion of suspension
In Effect Since:
Appealed:
No
Date Order Final:
September 01, 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)