Dr. Gregory Miller – May 2019

This matter came before a panel of the Discipline Committee of the College of Optometrists of Ontario on May 28, 29 and 30, 2019, in Toronto, Ontario.  The Panel issued an order on finding on June 10, 2019.

THE DISCIPLINE COMMITTEE FOUND that Dr. Miller committed professional misconduct pursuant to the following:

  • Clause 51(1)(c) of the Health Professions Procedural Code, being Schedule 2 to the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991, as set out in the following paragraphs of section 1 of Ontario Regulation 119/94 made under the Optometry Act, 1991:
    • paragraph 14: Failing to maintain the standards of practice of the profession by failing to identify or document Ms. X’s optic disc swelling; and
    • paragraph 39: Engaging in conduct or performing an act that, having regard to all the circumstances, would reasonably be regarded by members as unprofessional for making unprofessional remarks about vision therapy.

THE DISCIPLINE PANEL MADE NO FINDING with respect to paragraph 11 of Ontario Regulation 11/9/94.

Penalty hearing pending. Decision and Reasons to be posted when available.