A Miami psychiatrist’s license was suspended by the Department of Health after he tested positive for using cocaine and pleaded no contest to a charge of soliciting a prostitute.

Evan Zimmer psychiatrist – license suspended

Miami psychiatrist’s license suspended for drug use

By John Dorschner
jdorschner@MiamiHerald.com

The license of Evan Zimmer, a Miami psychiatrist who’s had previous legal problems involving prostitutes and drug abuse, was suspended by an emergency state order this week after he tested positive in July for cocaine and marijuana.

The Florida Department of Health order noted that Zimmer, 60, “has a significant history of substance abuse” and “an inability to practice medicine with reasonable skill and safety.”

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