Trial of Romford doctor accused of 75 cases of sexual offences against patients begins

Romford GP Dr Manish Shah arriving at Barkingside Magistrates Court.

Romford GP Dr Manish Shah arriving at Barkingside Magistrates Court. - Credit: Archant

Dr Shah appeared at the Old Bailey yesterday.

Romford GP Dr Manish Shah arriving at Barkingside Magistrates Court.

Romford GP Dr Manish Shah arriving at Barkingside Magistrates Court. - Credit: Archant

The trial of a Romford doctor who denies 75 accounts of sexual offences against his female patients has begun.

Dr Manish Shah, of Brunel Close, Romford, appeared at the Old Bailey yesterday (Tuesday, September 25) and the trial is expected to last four months.

Dr Shah is accused of 75 counts of sexual offences against 20 female patients.

Further details of the allegations against Dr Shah cannot be reported for legal reasons.


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