Dr Shakeel ABBASI

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
03 Jun 2019
Hearing date to
20 Jun 2019
Location of hearing
St James’s Buildings, 79 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 6FQ (get directions)
GMC reference number
Area of practice

Pre hearing information


The tribunal will inquire into the allegation that in December 2014, Dr Abbasi consulted with a patient by telephone and failed to take appropriate urgent action.

It is further alleged that on one or more dates in April and May 2015, Dr Abbasi added a patient to his appointment list, changed the appointment status and made a corresponding entry in the patient’s medical records, when he knew the appointments were not genuine and the information in the records was untrue. It is alleged that Dr Abassi’s conduct was dishonest. It is also alleged that Dr Abbasi behaved aggressively towards colleagues in May 2015 and September 2017. 



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.