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Texas Physician Assistant Board suspends Fort Worth physician assistant

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FORT WORTH (KYTX)- On May 28, a disciplinary panel of the Texas Physician Assistant Board temporarily suspended, without notice, the Texas physician assistant license of Rodger Daniel Reid, P.A., after determining his continuation in practice as a physician assistant would constitute a continuing threat to public welfare.

The suspension was effective immediately.

The Board found Mr. Reid, on or about May 12, was arrested on charges of aggravated sexual assault of a minor under 14 years of age, Penal Code 22.021(a)(1)(B).

The nature of Mr. Reid's arrest and the potential for him to interact with children as a licensed Physician Assistant make his continued practice of medicine a continuing threat to the public health and safety.

A temporary suspension hearing with notice will be held as soon as practicable with 10 days' notice to Mr. Reid, unless the hearing is specifically waived by Mr. Reid. The temporary suspension remains in place until the Board takes further action.

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