New Jersey Surgeon Indicted For Alleged Distribution of Prescription Drugs

April 15, 2008

The Record reported that a surgeon was indicted by a grand jury for allegedly giving prescription pills to a former patient and then lying to police about engaging in the activity that could cause New Jersey drug injuries.

The physician is accused of illegally distributing valium and oxycodone to the former patient, potentially causing New Jersey drug injuries. The physician’s former patient is also accused of illegally possessing several prescription drugs.

The accusation has shocked several of the New Jersey physician’s patients.

The New Jersey surgeon plans to dispute the claims in the indictment.

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