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New York State
Workers' Compensation Board
328 State Street  Schenectady, New York 12305
Governor David A. Paterson

Subject No. 046-325

Permanent Surrender of Dr. Abdul Waheed
Arain's License to Practice Medicine

Date: June 2, 2009

Authorization No. 132931-7W

Please be advised that Abdul Waheed Arain, M.D., permanently surrendered his license to practice medicine in the State of New York, effective January 20, 2009. No current business address is available for Dr. Arain.

Dr. Arain is prohibited from rendering medical treatment and care to individuals who have suffered work-related injuries or illnesses. Medical reports submitted by Dr. Arain for treatment rendered prior to January 20, 2009, are valid, but are invalid for any treatment rendered on or after that date. Requests to cross-examine Dr. Arain regarding treatment he rendered prior to January 20, 2009, should not be denied due to the permanent surrender of his license.

Any questions regarding this matter should be referred to the Office of General Counsel at 518-486-9564.


Zachary S. Weiss