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Registration History

Registrant Class Status Effective Date Notes
General Class In Good Standing Feb 16, 2016 Authorized to practise naturopathy in Ontario subject to terms, conditions and limitations below
General Class In Good Standing Jun 14, 1978 Date of initial registration with the BDDT-N

Extended Services

Additional Standards of Practice Qualified Effective Date Notes
Therapeutic Prescribing is a post-registration Standard of Practice. NDs who wish to prescribe, dispense, compound, sell, or administer by injection or inhalation the restricted substances available to Ontario NDs under the College’s General Regulation must first meet this Standard of Practice. NDs who do not wish to access these substances or perform these controlled acts are not required to meet this Standard. No
Additional Standards of Practice Qualified Effective Date Notes
The Standard of Practice for Intravenous Infusion Therapy (IVIT) is a post-registration Standard of Practice. NDs who wish to administer substances intravenously for therapeutic benefit, must first meet this Standard of Practice and the Standard of Practice for Therapeutic Prescribing. NDs who do not wish to administer substances intravenously are not required to meet this Standard. No

Terms, Conditions and Limitations

Effective Date Expiry Date Type Of Conditions Notes
Feb 16, 2016 Aug 01, 2018 Undertaking

The member is charged with five (5) counts of sexual assault contrary to s. 271(1) of the Criminal Code of Canada. These charges have not been proven. The member has entered into an agreement with the College that will be in effect until all of the criminal matters are resolved and in which he undertakes to:

  • a) Notify in writing the College of the identity of any and all of employers, and shall notify the College if there is any change in personal or employment circumstances and shall do so within 48 hours of any such change;
  • b) Provide any and all of his employers with a copy of this Undertaking within 48 hours of signing this undertaking and within 48 hours of entering into any new employment;
  • c) Abstain from conducting any naturopathic examinations or procedures on patients except with another adult (who is over 18 years of age hereinafter known as the Third Party) present during the examinations and procedures;
  • d) Ensure that the Third Party signs the patient’s chart to confirm his/her presence during the examination or procedure;
  • e) Post a sign, acceptable to the College, in a prominent and visible location in the waiting room and each of the examination/treatment rooms that the Members uses that states: “Dr. Allan Bortnick, ND, DC will have an adult (who is over the age of 18 years of age) present in the room during all examinations and procedures” and shall not have any professional encounters with patients until the signs have been posted;
  • f) Not treat or see any patients who do not consent to being seen with the Third Party being present; and
  • g) Regularly (at least once per month) advise the College of the status of the criminal matters, including any changes to the terms of his release, dates for trial and other court appearances, and any resolution of the charges.
  • Aug 02, 2018 Undertaking

    The member has entered an agreement with the College to:

  • a) Notify in writing the College of the identity of any and all of employers, and shall notify the College if there is any change in personal or employment circumstances that may affect the terms of this Undertaking and shall do so within 48 hours of any such change;
  • b) Provide any and all of his employers with a copy of this Undertaking within 48 hours of signing this undertaking and within 48 hours of entering into any new employment;
  • c) Abstain from conducting any naturopathic examinations or procedures except with another adult (who is over 18 years of age hereinafter known as the Third party) present during the examinations and procedures;
  • d) Ensure that the Third Party signs the patient’s chart to confirm his/her presence during the examination or procedure; and
  • e) Not treat or see any patients who do not consent to being seen with the Third Party being present.
  • Employment Information+

    Employer Address City Province Country Postal Code Phone
    Dr Allan Bortnick N.D.D.C. 1061 Eglinton Avenue West
    Toronto ON CAN M6C 2C9 416-782-2113

    Professional Corporation+

    Corporation Name Shareholder Position Date
    No Company Found

    Inquiries, Complaints, and Reports Committee Referrals+

    No Data Found
    The ICRC may refer specified allegations of professional misconduct or incompetence to the Discipline Committee and matters of incapacity to the Fitness to Practice Committee. The ICRC cannot make any findings, therefore no allegations have been proven and no findings have been made. Findings of professional misconduct or incompetence can only be made by the Discipline Committee. Findings of incapacity can only be made by the Fitness to Practice Committee.

    Inquiries Complaints and Reports Committee - Outcomes +

    No Data Found

    Findings+

    No Data Found

    Member Reported and Other Findings+

    No Data Found

    Registrar's Notation+

    Note : On July 9, 2015 and November 3, 2015, Allan Bortnick entered into terms of release before a judge or justice of the peace. Some of the requirements are as follows: That he not contact or communicate with affected patient(s). That he not conduct any medical, chiropractic and/or naturopathic examinations or procedures except with another adult over 18 years of age in the examination room during the examination or procedure.
    Note : The member is charged with five (5) counts of sexual assault contrary to s. 271(1) of the Criminal Code of Canada. These charges have not been proven. On February 16, 2016 the member entered into an agreement with the College that will replace and take precedence over the previous undertaking the member signed on August 19, 2015 and that will be in effect until all of the criminal matters are resolved. A summary of restrictions on the member’s practice resulting from the undertaking is posted under Terms, Conditions and Limitations above.