Skip to main content

The Globe and Mail

Toronto doctor faces 26 more sex assault charges

A Toronto doctor has been charged with 26 more counts of sexual assault for a total of 29 charges.

George Doodnaught has worked as an anesthesiologist at North York General Hospital for the past 28 years.

Police allege sex assaults took place there between June 1992 and this past February.

Story continues below advertisement

Police allege some of the assaults happened while the victims were under anesthetic and undergoing surgical procedures.

The 61-year-old Toronto man was arrested in March.

Police say they think more victims may be out there and are urging them to contact police.

Report an error
Comments are closed

We have closed comments on this story for legal reasons. For more information on our commenting policies and how our community-based moderation works, please read our Community Guidelines and our Terms and Conditions.

Combined Shape Created with Sketch.

Combined Shape Created with Sketch.

Thank you!

You are now subscribed to the newsletter at

You can unsubscribe from this newsletter or Globe promotions at any time by clicking the link at the bottom of the newsletter, or by emailing us at privacy@globeandmail.com.