Daily Archives: February 5, 2014

Physician charged in massive oxycodone distribution scheme and Bronx pain clinic: Funnelled $90 million in pills on to black market

BRIDGET G. BRENNAN, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, PREET BHARARA, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, JAMES J. HUNT, Acting Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s New York Division (DEA), New York City Police Commissioner WILLIAM J. BRATTON, New York State Health Commissioner NIRAV R. SHAH, MD, MPH and JAMES C. COX, Medicaid Inspector General for New York State, announced the indictment and arrest of DR. ROBERT TERDIMAN, a licensed internist, who allegedly conducted illegal sales prescriptions for oxycodone at a pain management clinic, Astramed Physicians, PC, in the Morrisania section of …