Sydney neurologist guilty of sexual touching

He also gave the female patient his phone number

A Sydney neurologist has been found guilty of professional misconduct for sexually touching a female patient during a physical examination.

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Mohammed Shareef-Ud Dowla denied inappropriately touching the woman, who had been referred to him in 2015 after GPs were unable to find any physical cause for her pain.

But the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal has found the complaint proven, as well as claims he asked her irrelevant personal questions and gave her his mobile phone number with a view to fostering a relationship with her. - AAP