A quack doctor like Mugo Wairimu is an opportunist who looks for the slightest chance to dupe unsuspecting patients. It is important for you to know the difference between a quack doctor and a licensed medical practitioner.
When you go visit a clinic, you must be aware of the surroundings of the medical center. Dingy looking places are usually operating illegally and that should be a sign to you. Poverty is the main cause of the rise of quack doctors in Kenya.
Quack clinics like Mugo Wairimu clinic are located in low class areas where population is dense. In such places it is easy for patients to be taken advantage of by ignorant people who will risk your life without remorse and get away with it. And despite killing Kenyans, they continue to rise.
The quacks make up for their lack of real medical knowledge and skills with good customer relations, that convince the patients to follow them blindly.
In a recent revelation on NTV, quack doctor Mugo Wairimu was seen to be sedating an unsuspecting woman and then sexually assaulting her while she is under. This case has shed light across the nation for the eradication of quacks in Kenya’s medical field.
Kenya news: how to identify quack clinics like Mugo Wairimu
If you want to find out whether your doctor is certified here’s what you should look put for:
- All doctors should have a valid registration number on a registration certificate with their details issued by the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.
- All doctors should have a current practicing card renewable every year.
- The facility should be in good condition.