A Davenport doctor has been sanctioned by the Iowa Board of Medicine after pleading guilty on Nov. 15 to charges of prostitution.
Dr. Timothy J. Maves, 51, was an anesthesiologist at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City. He and 16 other people were arrested in August during a two-day prostitution sting in Coralville.
He currently is listed as an independent anesthesia provider at Spring Park Surgery Center in Davenport.
Dr. Maves signed an agreement that states he will pay a $625 criminal fine, provide 50 hours of community service and serve one year of self-supervised probation.
The board issued Dr. Maves a public reprimand and a civil penalty of $2,500. It also ordered him to complete a board-approved professional ethics program.If he fails to comply with any part of the agreement, the board can suspend or revoke his medical license.
Today is Wednesday, Dec. 4, the 338th day of 2013. There are 27 days left in the year. 1863 -- 150 years ago: Within a few weeks the Rock Island Barracks will contain more than 10,000 rebel prisoners, a guard of about 1,500 and a large number of officers. This should bring business to our city. 1888 -- 125 years ago: Corn was selling at 25 cents per bushel in Rock Island county, and the average price of wheat was 80 cents per bushel. 1913 -- 100 years ago: R.G. Hudson and R.H. Dart were elected wardens at Trinity Episcopal Church. 1938 -- 75 years ago: Smiling, baldish, 30-year-old Jimmy Roosevelt reported for work today as movie maker Sam Goldwyn's new hired hand. 1963 -- 50 years ago: Members of the East Moline City Council last night unanimously voted approval of the name of John F. Kennedy Drive for the improved sections of 3rd and 4th streets between 17th Avenue and the south city limits. 1988 -- 25 years ago: A $70,000 fundraising drive is underway to establish a Big Brother/Big Sisters program in the Quad-Cities. Organizers hope to raise funds to begin the nationally affiliated program by March 1.