Ten-minute house call results in two-year ban

An after-hours GP who inappropriately touched a female patient during a 10-minute house call has been banned from medicine for two years.

Dr Naleen Priyamanna was sanctioned on Wednesday for unsatisfactory professional conduct during the 2013 visit to a breastfeeding mother.

The patient had sought treatment for a high temperature, sore throat, aches and pains. But Dr Priyamanna sat close to her on a