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  1. W.Va. Pain Physician Benched For Unsafe PracticesRead the original story

    Monday | Outpatient Surgery Magazine

    ... for patient injections. Roland Chalifoux Jr., DO, the operator and sole practitioner at Valley Pain Management in McMechen, W.Va., was given 15 days to request a hearing after the state Board of Osteopathic Medicine's ruling last week. The ...

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  2. Reused Syringes Lead To Clinic SuspensionRead the original story

    Monday | Surgical Products

    ... C and HIV. Board executive director Diana Shepard said Chalifoux is the only licensed doctor at the clinic in McMechen, effectively shutting down the business in West Virginia's Northern Panhandle. Shepard said the license suspension was "based on ...

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  3. Valley Pain Management Clinic Al...Read the original story

    Sunday | The Intelligencer

    Last week started out with warnings of a potential threat to the public's health, and ended with clarification about what allegedly happened at Dr. Roland Chalifoux's Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen - as well as the suspension of his West Virginia medical license.

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  4. Valley Pain Management Clinic Allegations ClarifiedRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Big News Network.com

    ... d ended with clarification about what allegedly happened at Dr. Roland Chalifoux's Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen - as well as the suspension of his West Virginia medical license.

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  5. Investigate W.Va. Doctor LicensingRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Intelligencer

    ... looking at oversight of health care professionals in the state. Allegations involving a pain management clinic in McMechen and the physician who runs it make that clear. State Board of Osteopathic Medicine members voted 5-0 on Friday to suspend Dr. ...

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  6. Bad DoctorsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... of Dr. Roland F. Chalifoux, after allegations surfaced of non-sterile techniques at Valley Pain Management in McMechen, including re-used needles and syringes, and use of the same pain medication vials for multiple patients. Both the West Virginia ...

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  7. W.Va. board suspends clinic operator's licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | News Observer

    ... C and HIV. Board executive director Diana Shepard said Chalifoux is the only licensed doctor at the clinic in McMechen, effectively shutting down the business in West Virginia's Northern Panhandle. Shepard said the license suspension was "based on ...

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  8. Board suspends Chalifouxs medical licenseRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Big News Network.com

    ... ginia medical license Friday amid allegations of unsafe injection practices at his Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen.

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  9. Board suspends Chalifoux's medical licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Martinsburg Journal

    Dr. Roland Chalifoux will have 15 days to decide whether to fight the suspension of his West Virginia medical license Friday amid allegations of unsafe injection practices at his Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen.

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  10. W.Va. board suspends clinic operatora s licenseRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | KDWN

    ... C and HIV. Board executive director Diana Shepard said Chalifoux is the only licensed doctor at the clinic in McMechen, effectively shutting down the business in West Virginia's Northern Panhandle. Shepard said the license suspension was "based on ...

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  11. Osteopathic Board Suspends Chalifouxs LicenseRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Big News Network.com

    ... tely suspend the medical license of Dr. Roland Chalifoux over allegations that his Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen used unsafe injection practices.

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  12. Doctor's license suspended over dirty syringesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Board of Osteopathic Medicine, said the suspension essentially puts Chalifoux's Valley Pain Management clinic in McMechen out of business. "There is no other physician working in that practice. So by virtue of him losing his license, there will not ...

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  13. WV Clinic Operator's Medical License SuspendedRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... showed that the clinic was reusing syringes on more than one patient. Patients of Valley Pain Management in McMechen, W.Va., who had an injection between the clinic's 2010 opening and Nov. 1, 2013, were advised Monday to be tested for blood-borne ...

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  14. Updated: W.Va. Osteopathic Board Suspends Chalifoux LicenseRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Intelligencer

    The West Virginia Board of Osteopathic Medicine this morning voted 5-0, with two members absent, to immediately suspend the medical license of Dr. Roland Chalifoux over allegations that his Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen used unsafe injection practices.

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  15. WV Clinic Operator Faces Disciplinary HearingRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... Jr. One of the board's options is to suspend Chalifoux's medical license. Patients of Valley Pain Management in McMechen who had an injection between the clinic's 2010 opening and Nov. 1, 2013, were advised Monday to be tested for blood-borne ...

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  16. Board to discuss pain center doctorRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Weirton Daily Times

    The West Virginia Board of Osteopathic Medicine is expected to hold a special meeting this morning to talk about allegations against Dr. Roland Chalifoux, the physician who allegedly reused needles at his Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen.

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  17. State board to consider pain clinic doctor's license FridayRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Big News Network.com

    ... board is expected to consider the license of Dr. Roland Chalifoux who operates the Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen. Chalifoux has been under fire for not releasing the list of patients he treated with injections from the time his clinic ...

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  18. Doctor Had His License RevokedRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Intelligencer

    Dr. Roland Chalifoux - the physician accused of reusing needles at his Valley Pain Management clinic in McMechen - had his Texas medical license revoked June 17, 2004, after one of his neurosurgical patients died.

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  19. Board To Address Issues At Pain ClinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Intelligencer

    The West Virginia Board of Osteopathic Medicine is expected to hold a special meeting this morning to talk about allegations against Dr. Roland Chalifoux, the physician who allegedly reused needles at his Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen.

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  20. WV Board of Osteopathic Medicine to Discuss Chalifoux Investigation...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Big News Network.com

    ... s against Dr. Roland Chalifoux - the physician who allegedly reused needles at his Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen.

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