Auburn Doctor On Probation

An Auburn Doctor has been placed on probation for practicing negligently. Among other things, the state Board of Professional Medical conduct accuses gynecologist Dr. Ayodeji Lukula of preforming a hysterectomy on a patient a day after her innital visit to his office without trying nonsurgical options first. The Syracuse Post Standard reports Lukula- who operates a private practice at 143 North Street in Auburn- has been put on probation for three years. State officials charged him with 13- counts of professional misconduct- including gross incompetence, fraud, and failure to maintain records. Lukula is on the staff at Auburn Memorial Hospital and serves on the Cayuga County board of Health.


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