PSYCH DRUGS

New Jersey Psychiatrist Joel Glass willfully fanned the flames of a deadly epidemic

Burlington County Times State officials: Evesham psychiatrist’s license revoked By Rose Krebs November 16, 2017 A Burlington County psychiatrist’s medical license has been permanently revoked after he prescribed massive doses of opioids, New Jersey Attorney General Christopher Porrino and the state’s Division of Consumer Affairs announced Thursday. Joel B. Glass, 74, who had a practice […]

Brent Crane, Ohio Psychiatrist, Releases Killer who Kills again

Legal Reader Relatives of Muhammad Shabazz Ali Triple Homicide Sue Hospital, Psychiatrist, Killer By Ryan J. Farrick November 15, 2017 When convicted killer Muhammad Shabazz Ali was brought to a hospital in Dayton, OH, his behavior took a turn for the worse. The mentally ill man started screaming and acting aggressive. He threw chairs around […]

Georgia Psych Narendra Nagareddy Accused of More Murder and Sex Charges

ajc.com More murders and new sex charges added in case against Clayton County psychiatrist Carrie Teegardin September 6, 2017 Dr. Narendra Nagareddy, the Clayton County psychiatrist already facing murder charges in his patients’ overdose deaths, was in court Wednesday to face a new indictment. Nagareddy is now being accused of killing six patients who died […]

Squirrel Hill Psychiatrist Kenneth Stanko gets the slammer on drug charges

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Western District of Pennsylvania FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, August 11, 2017 Pittsburgh Psychiatrist Sentenced to Prison for Health Care Fraud, Illegally Distributing Oxycodone PITTSBURGH- A Squirrel Hill psychiatrist has been sentenced in federal court to a year and a day in prison, followed by three years of supervised release […]

Geezer Minnesota Psychiatrist Faruk Abuzzahab accused of overprescribing, resigns

minnesota.cbslocal.com Twin Cities Doctor Resigns Medical License After Accusations Of Over-Prescription July 28, 2017 By Liz Collin MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Twin Cities psychiatrist, under the microscope following a WCCO Investigation, gave up his license to practice medicine. Dr. Faruk Abuzzahab, 85, had been in trouble before for writing excessive amounts of prescriptions to patients, […]

California Psychiatrist Michael Vivian throws in the towel

Ventura Star Ventura psychiatrist surrenders medical license By Tom Kisken July 12, 2017 A Ventura psychiatrist accused of violating his medical probation surrendered the license that allowed him to practice as a doctor in California, regulators said. Dr. Michael Vivian was placed on five years probation by the Medical Board of California last year after […]

Mogens Broedsgaard, Danish Psychiatrist, Criticized for Treatment of Patient

Danish health care service disciplinary board Criticism of treatment – Psychiatrist Mogens Broedsgaard Publication Date: December 17, 2015 The Danish health care service disciplinary board find the basis for criticizing Psychiatrist Mogens Broedsgaard for his treatment of < **** > in the period from the 4th of February 2013 to the 7th of March 2014 […]

Harry Henderson, La Mesa Psychiatrist, negligently prescribed the powerful and dangerous “holy trinity”

nbcsandiego.com Medical Board Alleges East County Psychiatrist Negligently Prescribed Controlled Substances to Addicts By Paul Krueger July 7, 2017 The Medical Board of California wants to revoke the license of an East County doctor who allegedly wrote hundreds of controlled-substance prescriptions for drug-addicted patients, without proper examinations and medical need. In a detailed, 94-page document […]

Greg Paniccia, San Diego Psychiatrist, accused of gross negligence and overprescribing

nbcsandiego.com South Bay Psychiatrist Accused Of Overprescribing Controlled Substances By Paul Krueger A South Bay psychiatrist, Dr. Greg Paniccia, is accused of gross negligence and overprescribing controlled substances to five patients, according to an accusation filed by the Medical Board of California. The 41-page document also asks an administrative judge to revoke or suspend Paniccia’s […]

Faruk Abuzzahab, 85-year-old Minnesota Psychiatrist, “surrounded by controversy and complaints for decades”

Minneapolis WCCO Investigation Into Man’s Death Reveals Depth Of Minnesota’s Prescription Drug Problem By Liz Collin May 30, 2017  A Twin Cities family wants answers after they believe a psychiatrist went too far in prescribing medications to their son and brother. Mike Arens died 18 months ago. WCCO found the doctor writing his prescriptions has been […]

Obsessive Prescribing Disorder

Obsessive Prescribing Disorder

Margaret Knowle, Wisconsin Psychiatrist, Sentenced to Prison, supplied herself with drugs by writing prescriptions in other doctor’s names

Stevens Point Journal Former Stevens Point psychiatrist sent to prison Kevin Murphy May 9, 2017 MADISON – A former central Wisconsin psychiatrist who supplied herself with amphetamines by writing prescriptions in other doctors’ names was sentenced Tuesday in federal court to 16 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release. Margaret “Meg” Knowles, […]

Abdi Tinwalla, Illinois psychiatrist, prescribed antipsychotic to inmate who unknowingly took it – Judge says this is medical battery

LAW360 7th Circ. Nixes Ill. Prison Doc’s Medical Battery Claims Win By Hannah Meisel May 1, 2017 EXCERPT: The Seventh Circuit on Friday nixed a quick win to a psychiatrist in an Illinois detention facility accused of allegedly causing an inmate to take the antipsychotic drug Risperdal for more than a month without the man’s […]

“Respected” Welsh Psychiatrist Brian Harris Guilty of Sexually Assaulting male patient

ITV Psychiatrist Dr Brian Harris guilty of sex assault charge 20 April 2017 A psychiatrist accused of sexually assaulting patients in his care has been found guilty of one of the charges against him. Dr Brian Harris was accused of 13 counts of assaulting five men over a period of 20 years. This morning the […]

CONN Psychiatrist LJUDMIL KLJUSEV sentenced to prison – drug offenses and fraud

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office District of Connecticut FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 22, 2017 Milford Psychiatrist Sentenced to 26 Months for Illegal Drug Distribution, Health Care Fraud Offenses Deirdre M. Daly, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that LJUDMIL KLJUSEV, M.D., 52, of Fairfield, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge […]