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Sanu Gopinathan Pillai, Registration Number 17374
On October 1, 2018, the Inquiries, Complaints, and Reports Committee (ICRC) referred a matter involving Sanu Gopinathan Pillai to the Discipline Committee for a hearing. The dates for the hearing will be posted once they have been confirmed. Once completed, a summary of the Discipline Committee’s decision will be posted on the public register and the decision will be made available on Canlii.
Overview of the Allegations
1. At all material times Sanu Gopinathan Pillai (“Mr. Pillai” or the “Member”) was a registered Member of the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario.
2. On or about December 7, 2016, Mr. Gopinathan Pillai engaged in professional misconduct within the meaning of the following paragraphs of section 1 of the Professional Misconduct Regulation, O. Reg. 388/08:
a. paragraph 1 (failing to maintain the standards of practice of the profession);
b. paragraph 10 (sexual abuse of a patient);
c. paragraph 18 (engaging in conduct or performing an act relevant to the practice of the profession that, having regard to all the circumstances, would reasonably be regarded by members as disgraceful, dishonourable or unprofessional); and
d. paragraph 19 (conduct unbecoming a physiotherapist).
3. On or about December 7, 2016, Mr. Gopinathan Pillai committed an act of professional misconduct under ss. 1(3), 1(4) and s.51(1)(b.1) of the Health Professions Procedural Code, which is Schedule 2 to the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991, S.O. 1991, c.18 (the “Code”) in that he engaged in sexual abuse of a patient.
A copy of the notice of hearing including particulars of the allegations can be found on the College’s website.
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|Preston Physiotherapy Centre||602 King St. E.
Cambridge, Ontario N3H 3N6
|+1 (519) 653-2288||No|
|CBI Home Health||200 - 630 Weber Street North
Waterloo, Ontario N2V 2N2
|+1 (519) 576-3570||No|