Dr David NZEGBULEM

Medical practitioners tribunal – New Hearing scheduled
Outcome on impairment
Hearing not yet held
Summary of outcome
Hearing not yet held
Type of case
Misconduct
Hearing date from
10 Dec 2018
Hearing date to
21 Dec 2018
Location of hearing
St James’s Buildings, 79 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 6FQ (get directions)
GMC reference number
4340881
Area of practice
Watford

Pre hearing information

Allegation

The tribunal will inquire into the allegation that Dr Nzegbulem worked as a Locum Specialist Registrar in Obstetrics & Gynaecology in November 2015, when he had not obtained the appropriate qualifications and/or experience to do so.

It is further alleged that, on 10 November 2015, Dr Nzegbulem performed a Category 1 caesarean on Patient A and failed in respect of his clinical care in a number of regards.

It is also alleged that in September 2016, Dr Nzegbulem undertook work in locum GP placements when he knew he was suspended from the Medical Performers List. It is alleged that, after accepting conditional inclusion on the Medical Performers List, he breached these conditions. It is alleged that Dr Nzegbulem’s conduct was dishonest.

 

Allegations

This reflects the allegation as it stands at the start of the hearing. The allegation may be amended as the hearing proceeds and when findings of fact are made by the tribunal.

Decisions

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Private hearings

In accordance with Rule 41(2) of the General Medical Council (Fitness to Practise) Rules 2004, the tribunal may decide to exclude the public from the proceedings or any part of the proceedings, where they consider that the circumstances of the case outweigh the public interest in holding the hearing in public.