(Council Bluffs) A Council Bluffs anesthesiologist had his medical license suspended for allegedly molesting two women while they were sedated.
According to the Omaha World Herald, The Iowa Board of Medicine says 47-year-old Dr. Michael Prescher is accused of abusing the women in his office where they came for pain treatment. The board is accusing Prescher of giving the three women more sedative than was necessary, and then egaged in nonconsensual sexual activity with them. The board alleges the activity took place after hours at his office in 2009 and 2010, and that no other staff members were present which was said to be inappropriate. His license has been suspended pending a hearing on the issue.
Presher's lawyer says the doctor is shocked by the allegations. According to the lawyer, Council Bluffs Police investigated the matter and decided about a year ago not tto press chargtes.
December 13, 2011