Mr Sidharath Kumar Gupta – Dentist – Registration cancelled for unsatisfactory professional conduct and professional misconduct
21 November 2022
The Health Care Complaints Commission prosecuted a complaint against dentist Sidharth Kumar Gupta before the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal (‘the Tribunal’).
It was alleged that between 22 November 2018 and 22 July 2019, while working at Auburn, Mr Gupta:
- Breached conditions of his registration.
- Provided false and/or misleading information to regulatory authorities.
- Exercised poor care, skill and judgment, particularly in relation to infection control.
In its decision of 11 November 2022, the Tribunal found the Complaint proven. The Tribunal found that Mr Gupta was guilty of unprofessional misconduct and professional misconduct.
The Tribunal cancelled Mr Gupta’s registration with a non-review period of 2 years.
The full decision can be found here: NSW Caselaw
For further information, contact the Executive Officer of the Health Care Complaints Commission, on 02 9219 7444 or send an email to email@example.com.
The information in this media release is correct at the time of publication. Orders may change; for example, conditions may no longer apply. For current information regarding the status of a registered health practitioner, including any conditions that currently apply, please check the National Register at www.ahpra.gov.au.
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