The Council of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI confirmed the finding of the Fitness to Practise Committee of the College that Dr. Paul Price was guilty of a discipline matter arising out of complaints to the College. The Council accepted the recommendations of the Fitness to Practise Committee and Orders that;
1. Dr. Price is to undergo a period of retraining in surgical ophthalmology to include particular reference to performing Intra-Ocular Surgery.
2. Dr. Price’s licence to practise ophthalmology is restricted in that he is not to perform Intra-Ocular Surgery until such education takes place.
3. Requirements 1 and 2 be suspended until such time as Dr. Price advises that he wishes to resume his practise of Intra-Ocular Surgery,
For the sake of clarification, it is to be noted that there are no other restrictions placed on Dr. Price’s licence by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI. Specifically there have been no restrictions placed on Dr. Price’s ability to perform Oculoplasty Surgery, and there have been no restrictions placed on Dr. Price’s ability to perform Laser Surgery.