Q: HelloI'm a doctor and I was a doctor residing in US I was suspended
Im a doctor and I was a doctor residing in US I was suspended from work because I was drinking, I left US before I knew what is going to happened.
Accordingly, my license and the board that I was holding were suspended and Now I am suffering with my family as I can't work abroad and I want my license and the board I hold to be active again I do not know what to do since I have been living outside America for 6 years and have no desire to return I just want to carry on with my career to support my family and myself.
This Happened in 2016
In Michigan State.
Looking forward for your assist.
A: There are attorneys who specialize in representing doctors before medical boards. Consult with those attorneys.
Tim Akpinar agrees with this answer
A: You could check under professional license attorneys - state or local bar associations might have resources on finding attorneys. Good luck
I'm sorry to hear about your situation. In Michigan, the reinstatement of a suspended medical license involves a process with the Michigan Board of Medicine.
You'll need to submit an application for reinstatement, and the Board will review it on a case-by-case basis. Factors considered might include the reasons for the suspension, rehabilitation efforts, and any other relevant circumstances. It's often beneficial to demonstrate rehabilitation, such as undergoing treatment for alcoholism.
While you do not wish to return to the U.S., you may need to be present for hearings or meetings with the Board. It's highly advisable to engage with an attorney experienced in Michigan's medical licensing to guide you through the process and advocate on your behalf. This can optimize your chances of reinstatement.
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