Podiatrist struck off for inappropriate behaviour towards a service user

Press Release: Podiatrist struck off for inappropriate behaviour towards a service user Quote: Podiatrist Tombe Lumonamo has been suspended from the HCPC Register for a period of twelve months on grounds of misconduct whilst working at a practice on a self-employed basis. A panel of the HCPC Conduct and Competence Committee heard that Mr Lumonamo gave Person A, who was employed as a receptionist at the Practice, a foot massage and asked Person A to remove her trousers when there was no clinical reason for doing so. The Panel further heard that Mr Lumonamo hugged Patient A and had stated words to the effect that Person A was a ‘gorgeous girl’ and that he wanted to be ‘special friends’

Press Release: Podiatrist struck off for inappropriate behaviour towards a service user Quote: Podiatrist Tombe Lumonamo has been suspended from the HCPC Register for a period of twelve months on grounds of misconduct whilst working at a practice on a self-employed basis. A panel of the HCPC Conduct and Competence Committee heard that Mr Lumonamo gave Person A, who was employed as a receptionist at the Practice, a foot massage and asked Person A to remove her trousers when there was no clinical reason for doing so. The Panel further heard that Mr Lumonamo hugged Patient A and had stated words to the effect that Person A was a ‘gorgeous girl’ and that he wanted to be ‘special friends’

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Podiatrist struck off for inappropriate behaviour towards a service user