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Halifax-Area Dentist Facing Assault Charges in N.L. Has License Suspension Lifted

April 23, 2021
by CBC


A Halifax-area dentist facing criminal charges in Gander, N.L., for allegedly allowing a jail guard to perform a dental procedure on an inmate has had his licence suspension lifted in Nova Scotia.

But Dr. Louis Bourget can only practise under tight restrictions, which include:

  • Not performing any procedure on a patient under sedation.
  • Not performing any procedure on inmates of any correctional facility.
  • Not performing any procedure unless supervised by a qualified individual.

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