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An accusation of sexual misconduct - Dr Timothy Winterbottom

02 February 2023

Most GPs carry out routine examinations on a daily basis. But what would you do if a couple of days later a SAPS detective got in touch and said an allegation of sexual abuse had been made against you? In the video below, GP Dr Timothy Winterbottom tells us the shock of receiving such a phone call and having to attend a police interview. Watch what happened next and see how our expert medicolegal team supported Dr Winterbottom through such a distressing time.

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