Lander, Wy – The Wyoming Board of Medicine has
suspended a Lander ophthalmologist from the practice of medicine.
The board voted to suspend Doctor Paul Wade Wyatt of Lander as of Monday. According to the board's order, other doctors who examined Wyatt's patients after he treated them reported
problems ranging from persistent blurry vision to blindness.
Wyatt didn't immediately return a telephone message left at his
office today (Wednesday.)
Carole Shotwell, executive secretary for the board, said today
(Wednesday) that Wyatt didn't testify at Friday's special board
meeting. Shotwell said the board has scheduled a hearing for August
at which Wyatt will be allowed to call witnesses and testify.