Posted July 23, 2018
Dr. Zahra Davami is a general dentist who formerly practised in Burnaby. She resigned from the practice of dentistry as of June 16, 2017. She has not applied for reinstatement.
Following an investigation by CDSBC, the Inquiry Committee directed that a citation (notice of hearing) be issued against Dr. Davami. A discipline hearing in Vancouver had been scheduled for July 23 to 26 2018. The discipline hearing was cancelled when Dr. Davami made admissions and proposed a resolution under section 37.1 of the Health Professions Act (HPA).
Dr. Davami has admitted to professional misconduct with respect to a number of patients in that she failed to exercise reasonable care, skill and judgment in the provision of dental treatment, and specifically with respect to diagnosis, treatment and recordkeeping.
A panel of the Inquiry Committee received and considered Dr. Davami's proposal and orders:
This is a summary of the consent order approved by the Inquiry Committee on July 18, 2018. Full details are available in the consent order (PDF), which attaches Dr. Davami's consent order proposal and admissions.