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 Thursday, April 24, the 114th day of 2014. There are 251 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: We learn that it is a contemplation to start a paper mill in Rock Island during the summer by a gentleman from the East. 1889 -- 125 years ago: The gates of Oklahoma were swung open at noon today, and a throng of more than 30,000 settlers started over its soil. 1914 -- 100 years ago: The Iowa Coliseum Co. was incorporated with $40,000 capital and planned a building on 4th Street between Warren and Green streets in Davenport. 1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans are being discussed for resurfacing the streets in the entire downtown district of Rock Island. 1964 -- 50 years ago: Some 45 jobs will be created at J.I. Case Co.'s Rock Island plant in a expansion of operations announced yesterday afternoon at the firm's headquarters in Racine, Wis. 1989 -- 25 years ago: Gardeners and farmers cheered, but not all Quad-Citians found joy Saturday as more than an inch of rain fell on the area. Motorists faced dangerous, rain-slick roads as the water activated grease and grime that had built up during dry weather.