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Subject Number 046-682 Temporary Suspension of Dr. Loubert Suddaby's Authorization to Treat Injured Workers Effective May 1, 2014

Subject Numbers Regarding Health Provider Authorizations

Authorization No. 193722-6W

May 1, 2014

Pursuant to Workers' Compensation Law Section 13-d(4), the Chair of the New York State Workers' Compensation Board has exercised his authority to temporarily suspend Dr. Loubert Suddaby’s authorization to treat injured workers within the New York State workers’ compensation system effective May 1, 2014. Dr. Suddaby's last known business address is 3775 Southwestern Blvd., Orchard Park, New York 14127.

Dr. Suddaby is prohibited from rendering treatment and care to injured workers while his authorization is temporarily suspended. Reports submitted by Dr. Suddaby for services rendered prior to May 1, 2014 are valid, but are invalid for any services rendered on or after that date and until the completion of the temporary suspension period. Requests to cross-examine Dr. Suddaby for services rendered prior to May 1, 2014 should not be denied due to the suspension of his authorization.

This suspension remains in effect through October 31, 2014. Dr. Suddaby’s authorization will be fully reinstated effective November 1, 2014.

Any questions regarding the authorized lists should be referred to the Medical Director’s Office at 1 (800) 781-2362.

Robert E. Beloten
Chair