Public Actions

  • Synopses of public license actions are posted on a current basis as they are made public.
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  • Public actions against physicians are a permanent record.

Recent Actions


Sep. 15 - Christopher T. Nichols, MD (MD.23044), Lake Charles LA - Alabama Controlled Substances Certificate reinstated with conditions.


Aug. 1 - Jacob K. Mathai, MD (MD.47071), Montgomery - the license is issued with a restriction to the residency program.

Aug. 17 - Walter P. Pinson, III, MD (MD.446), Sylacauga - voluntary surrender of Alabama Controlled Substances Certificate.

Aug. 25 - Barry C. Collins, MD (MD.22922), Pell City - license is reprimanded and assessed an administrative fine.

Aug. 30 - Kynard L. Adams, MD (MD.10658), Montgomery - an administrative fine is assessed and continuing medical education required.

JULY 2023

Jul. 21 - Mishi Bhushan, MD (MD.45267), Birmingham AL - the voluntary restriction is terminated.

Jul. 14 - Andre V. Haynes, MD (MD.29119), Stockbridge GA - the licensee is reprimanded, assessed a fine, and required to earn continuing medical education. 

Jul. 7 - Sharon G. Griffitts, MD (MD.21438), Florence - the license is reprimanded and fined, and additional CME is required.

Jul. 7 - Mark A. Murphy, MD (MD.21871), Lewisburg TN - the license is revoked.

JUNE 2023 (too late for July newsletter)

Jun. 19 - Steven Gregory Miller, MD (MD.46851), Prospect KY - a voluntary restriction is placed on the license.