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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 […]

Aussie Psychiatrist Philip Bird admits he inappropriately prescribed drug to man who crashed his car, killing twin girls and their grandmother

Courier Mail Psychiatrist to admit to improper prescription in fatal crash By Vanda Carson A MAROOCHYDORE psychiatrist who prescribed “kiddie speed” to a man who overdosed and crashed his car, killing twin girls and their grandmother, is set to admit he inappropriately prescribed the drug. In the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal yesterday, a barrister […]

Xingjia Cui, NY Psychiatrist, charged with health care fraud, tax fraud and money laundering

Democrat and Chronicle Canandaigua VA psychiatrist charged with fraud By Will Cleveland March 9, 2017 A psychiatrist at the Canandaigua Veterans Affairs Medical Center is charged with health care fraud, money laundering, and tax fraud, the U.S. Attorney’s Office announced Thursday. Dr. Xingjia Cui, 52, of Pittsford is employed full time at the medical center […]

NY Psychiatrist Clifford Jacobson, Surrenders License after 40 years, Disciplined 3 times & felony conviction

Democrat and Chronicle Brighton psychiatrist to surrender medical license By Patti Singer March 6, 2017 A psychiatrist who practices in Brighton is being disciplined for the third time by the state Department of Health and will surrender his medical license March 31. From March 7 until then, Dr. Clifford Jacobson no longer can prescribe controlled […]

NJ Psychiatrist Chowdhury Azam suspended for 5 years, overprescribed drugs

mycentraljersey.com Four Central Jersey doctors punished for overprescribing drugs By Mike Deak March 2, 2017 FRANKLIN (Somerset) – A township psychiatrist, who previously had his medical license suspended for inappropriately touching a female patient’s breast, and three other Central Jersey physicians were among 31 physicians sanctioned last year by the state for allegedly overprescribing painkillers […]

Overdrugged by a Psychiatrist?

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U.S. Senator says Psychiatrist “has no business treating our nation’s veterans or any citizen in Wisconsin”

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Fired Tomah VA chief to surrender medical license Bill Glauber and Daniel Bice January 18, 2017 The psychiatrist at the center of an opioid scandal at the troubled Tomah Veterans Affairs Medical Center has agreed to surrender his medical license, under an agreement reached Wednesday with state regulators. Under the deal, David […]

Florida Psychiatrist Elected to the 2016 Insurance Fraud Hall of Shame

Coalition Against Insurance Fraud 2016 Insurance Fraud Hall of Shame Doctor peddles $60 million of unneeded drugs to poor people By James Quiggle January 17, 2017 Mental illness made Dr. Fernando Mendez-Villamil rich and taxpayers that much poorer. The Miami psychiatrist spooned out epidemic levels of unneeded antipsychotic drugs to seniors in Medicare and lower-income […]

Bernard Member, NY Psychiatrist, accused of prescribing too many drugs

Syracuse.com State sanctions Ithaca psychiatrist accused of prescribing too many drugs By James T. Mulder January 11, 2017 ITHACA, N.Y. – The state has sanctioned an Ithaca psychiatrist accused of prescribing too many drugs to some patients and not checking patient prescription histories online before prescribing narcotics. The state put Dr. Bernard Member on probation […]

Drugging Children for Conformity

By Colin Taufer December 1, 2016 Throughout its long history, Ritalin has been a drug in search of a “disorder”. Its manufacturer Ciba (now Novartis) has spent millions on advertising and “doctor education” trying to find and create a profitable “disease” for its drug. In the mid-1950’s Ritalin was advertised as a way to boost […]

Josip Pasic, Chicago Psychiatrist – License Suspended – Overprescribed Drugs and Sexually Molested Patients

abc7chicago.com/ REGULATORS: DOCTOR MOLESTED PATIENTS, OVERPRESCRIBED DRUGS December 15, 2016 CHICAGO — Regulators on Wednesday suspended the license of a Chicago psychiatrist accused of overprescribing narcotics and sexually molesting mentally ill patients. Dr. Josip Pasic engaged in sexual conduct with mentally ill patients to whom he also prescribed opioid painkillers and other drugs, according to […]