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Dr Soham Dineshbhai Patel

08 December 2020


The Health Ombudsman took immediate registration action by imposing conditions on the registration of Dr Soham Dineshbhai Patel, effective 7 December 2020, and varied by the Health Ombudsman effective 19 April 2021.

Details of Dr Soham Dineshbhai Patel’s registration, including the full list of imposed conditions, can be viewed on the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency website.

One of the conditions imposed on Dr Soham Dineshbhai Patel’s registration is the requirement that he must not have contact with any female patients.

In accordance with section 62(2) of the Health Ombudsman Act 2013 (the Act), the Health Ombudsman’s decision will continue to have effect until:

  • the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal sets the decision aside
    or
  • the Health Ombudsman removes the conditions imposed on Dr Soham Dineshbhai Patel’s registration under section 65 of the Act.