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Reprimand lets doctor continue unorthodox work

Charlotte Observer, March 31, 2010

Rashid Buttar, MD, whose alternative medical practice in Huntersville has been under scrutiny by the North Carolina Medical Board for a decade, has accepted a reprimand from the licensing agency. But Buttar, who was facing potential restrictions to his license, instead can continue offering unconventional treatments as long as he asks patients to sign a form acknowledging his practice is outside the mainstream.