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If a doctor is fired from a hospital, the hospital should report it immediately. That’s how problem doctors are prevented from getting hired elsewhere. But the places where Dr. Duntsch operated failed to report him to the proper authorities. If they had, maybe Duntsch’s path of destruction would have been stopped much sooner.

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Comments (31)

Morgan Scott, Jr

Major Complications Yeah Death seems like a Major Complication

Mar 29th
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Ati Otieno

This was sooooo good! Intense but really really well done!

Mar 13th
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Shannon Shilling Dorris

As a surgical technologist I am freaked out about this story. I thoroughly enjoy spine and as I listened to the patients injured by him it brought tears to my eyes. How awful, what a piece of crap.

Feb 27th
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Derek X

amazing how cowardly some of these people are. to not say anything about this guy for fear of being sued.

Feb 11th
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Patti Stapley Kimball

This totally freaks me out but I can't stop listening!

Jan 25th
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Lonerangerz777!

he was probably a freemason or satanist. they get a pass on anything they do.

Jan 23rd
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Cosmocide

I think the ceo of that hospital had a crush on him

Jan 17th
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Kickin Ash

This is so good! We'll done Wondery! 👏🏾

Jan 15th
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smithenstein79

I've had transforaminal lumber inter body fusion of L5-S1. 100 % successful. No longer have any pain whatsoever. I had no concerns about having the procedure done at all. Mainly because I researched the crap out of the procedure and who were the leading surgeons in the procedure. Plus I live in Australia.

Dec 19th
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C.L.

Finally! Someone who does something about this butcher!

Dec 2nd
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Natalie Bryson

great podcast but I hate that she calls the nurse practitioner in his office his "assistant". NPs are not assistants!

Oct 11th
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Stephanie Acosta

Natalie Bryson True. She also called his residency "med school." I've accepted non-medical people assume a lot of our terms are interchangeable (when it's not), but it can be a little grating to hear sometimes.

Jan 5th
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Ta Rena Furr

Great podcast! Interesting enough to be Binge worthy! How did I not hear about this when it happened? And I live nearby.

Oct 4th
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Ta Rena Furr I was wondering the same thing! I live in Ft. Worth and had no idea.

Jan 24th
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Cheyenne Gehring

You can skip the ads

Oct 2nd
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Bill Mulholland

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Sep 27th
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Jess Stewart

This is just unbelievable. scary.

Sep 24th
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Veronica Sawyer

Too many ads

Sep 21st
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Juan Shanks

now I understand why no one wants to go under the knife. why their is a stereotype of surgery has such a bad stereotype. not sure I can trust doctors after this podcast. I know this is just one bad apple ruining it for everyone but after hearing they don't always report malpractice is kind of hard to hear that and trust any doctor after.

Sep 18th
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Ta Rena Furr

Juan Shanks How about not having trust in hospital administrators who do nothing to report such egregious behavior? Makes you wonder how many chances they're willing to give a "bad apple" and still do nothing more than make him/her someone else's problem. How many patients are hurt annually because its swept under the rug? If I screwed up at my job I would be fired on the spot but at least if I screw up no one is maimed or killed.

Oct 4th
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Valerie Baptiste

Juan Shanks i hear you. We should also push for more transparency. . These people are not Gods even though some certainly act.that way. I say nobody cuts on me until I get a 2nd opinion!

Sep 22nd
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Jonathon Childs

super good work! reminds me of some old radiolab. keep it up!

Sep 14th
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Valerie Baptiste

I am hooked!

Sep 14th
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Julianne Davis

Wow... I can;t believe this story. Great reporting!

Sep 12th
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