Dr Naweed SATTAR

Medical practitioners tribunal – New Hearing scheduled
Outcome on impairment
Hearing not yet held
Summary of outcome
Hearing not yet held
Type of case
Hearing date from
02 Dec 2019
Hearing date to
13 Dec 2019
Location of hearing
St James’s Buildings, 79 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 6FQ (get directions)
GMC reference number
Area of incident
Newcastle upon Tyne

Pre hearing information


The tribunal will inquire into the allegation that, on 24 August 2017, Dr Sattar was verbally abusive to ‘Ms A’ and held a knife to her neck. It is further alleged that on 27 August 2017, Dr Sattar pushed ‘Ms B’ and punched ‘Mr C’ in the face one or more times. It is alleged that on 30 August 2017 Dr Sattar was charged with assault in relation to these incidents, and is further alleged that he failed to notify the GMC without delay that he had been charged with these offences.



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.