Swanley GP Dr Barend Delport who sexually assaulted patients sentenced today

PUBLISHED: 06:00 09 September 2013

A Swanley GP who sexually assaulted patients as young as 18 will be sentenced today.

Dr Barend Delport, who worked at The Oaks Surgery in Nightingale Way, pleaded guilty to 26 offences at Maidstone Crown Court on August 2.

More than 550,000 indecent images were found when detectives raided his home in Eynsford last year.

An investigation was launched when a patient told police the 55-year-old had taken intimate photos of her when she complained of stomach pains.

He has been suspended by the General Medical Council and is expected to be struck off after sentencing.

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