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  4. Dr Mihir CHANDARANA Jun 24


Medical practitioners tribunal – New Hearing scheduled
Outcome on impairment
Hearing not yet held
Summary of outcome
Hearing not yet held
Type of case
Conviction / Caution
Hearing date from
Hearing date to
Hearing adjourned part heard. Previously sat: 19 - 21 June 2024.
Location of hearing
Area of incident

Pre hearing information


The tribunal will inquire into the allegation that, on 20 November 2023, at Chesterfield Magistrates’ Court, Dr Chandarana was convicted of intentionally attempting to communicate sexually with a person under 16 for the purposes of sexual gratification.

It is also alleged that, on 11 January 2024, Dr Chandarana was sentenced to a four month custodial sentence suspended for 12 months, a rehabilitation activity requirement and an unpaid work requirement of 200 hours. It is further alleged that Dr Chandarana is subject to notification requirements for a period of seven years.



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.


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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.