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  • British breast surgeon who maimed patients gets 15 years - CBS News

    British breast surgeon who maimed patients gets 15 years - CBS News;

    LONDON -- A judge sentenced a British breast surgeon whose victims accused him of playing God to 15 years in prison Wednesday for carrying out unnecessary operations that maimed patients and left some in constant pain. A jury in the central English ...and more »

  • Surgeon gets 15 years jail for needless operations - Gulf Times

    Surgeon gets 15 years jail for needless operations - Gulf Times;

    A rogue surgeon who left hundreds of patients disfigured and traumatised after carrying out needless operations has been sentenced to 15 years in prison. Consultant surgeon Ian Stuart Paterson, 59, was convicted last month of 17 counts of wounding with ...and more »

  • UK doctor jailed for 15 years over unnecessary breast surgery - Bangladesh News 24 hours

    UK doctor jailed for 15 years over unnecessary breast surgery - Bangladesh News 24 hours;

    A British breast surgeon who carried out unnecessary operations on 10 patients for personal gain was sentenced to 15 years in prison, a court heard on Wednesday. In his private practice, Ian Paterson lied to exaggerate risks that patients would develop ...and more »

  • Breast Surgeon Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Performing Unnecessary Cancer Operations - TIME

    Breast Surgeon Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Performing Unnecessary Cancer Operations - TIME;

    A British breast surgeon has been jailed for 15 years, after he was found guilty of leaving several patients wounded and traumatized by carrying out unnecessary cancer operations. Ian Paterson, 59, was convicted of 17 counts of wounding with intent ...and more »

  • Ian Paterson sentencing: Doctors' watchdog says questions need to be asked - Coventry Telegraph

    Ian Paterson sentencing: Doctors' watchdog says questions need to be asked - Coventry Telegraph;

    Questions must be asked about how rogue breast surgeon Ian Paterson was able to carry out a raft of unnecessary operations, a leading medical regulatory body has said. In the wake of his sentencing, which saw the 59-year-old handed a 15-year jail term ...and more »

  • Mum sliced open needlessly by butcher breast surgeon Ian Paterson tells how he convinced her she was dying of rare ... - The Scottish Sun

    Mum sliced open needlessly by butcher breast surgeon Ian Paterson tells how he convinced her she was dying of rare ... - The Scottish Sun;

    JUMPING up from her chair, Marie hugged her surgeon, overcome with relief at the news that she didn't have cancer. The mum-of-one had been fearing the worst after being warned by Ian Paterson she could have a rare form of the disease, and needed to go ...and more »

  • VIDEO REPORT: Breast surgeon sentenced to 15 years - ITV News

    VIDEO REPORT: Breast surgeon sentenced to 15 years - ITV News;

    Ian Paterson was convicted of 17 counts of wounding with intent and three counts of unlawful wounding against 10 private patients. Share · Tweet · Plus · Reddit · View all 8 updates ›. 31 May 2017 at 7:30pm ...and more »

  • 500 patients of jailed surgeon seeking compensation - ITV News

    500 patients of jailed surgeon seeking compensation - ITV News;

    More than 500 former patients of jailed surgeon Ian Paterson are seeking compensation from a private healthcare provider. The 59-year-old was sentenced to 15 years in prison at Nottingham Crown Court after he was convicted of 17 counts of wounding with ...and more »

  • 'Malicious': Doctor who wounded patients with unnecessary surgery gets 15-year sentence - thejournal.ie

    'Malicious': Doctor who wounded patients with unnecessary surgery gets 15-year sentence - thejournal.ie;

    UK-BASED BREAST surgeon Ian Paterson has been sentenced to 15 years in jail at Nottingham Crown Court this afternoon, after he was found guilty of performing unnecessary surgeries on his patients. Ian Paterson was found guilty of performing radical ...and more »

  • Breast surgeon given permission by judge not to enter court dock during trial - Herald Scotland

    A disgraced breast surgeon jailed for 15 years for carrying out needless operations on patients never once had to enter the court dock during his criminal trial - after getting the judge's permission. Ian Paterson, branded a "monster" by one victim ...and more »