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Rogue doctor? 86 year-old’s license permanently retired

Michael Lewis, a pain management clinic owner in Chattanooga, Tennessee, used to pick up 86 year-old physician Daniel Hamaty from a senior-living complex twice a week and drive him to his clinic to fill out prescriptions. But no longer. Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners has been cracking down on unscrupulous physician activity recently, and has taken action against four Chattanooga physicians who committed various medical offenses ranging from over-prescribing of pain medication to practicing with a revoked license.

Hannaty, who specialized in pain management, received a reprimand and permanent retirement of his license after the board found . . .

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