Daily Archives: September 3, 2015

Doctor charged in illegal sales of prescriptions for controlled substances: Medical practices at JFK International Airport and on Long Island

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, James J. Hunt, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s New York Division (DEA), New York City Police CommissionerWilliam J. Bratton and New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker announced today the indictment and arrest of Dr. GERALD SURYA, an internist and senior aviation medical examiner with offices at JFK International Airport and in Valley Stream, Long Island.

Dr. SURYA faces 26 counts of Criminal Sale of a Prescription for a Controlled Substance as a result of a long-term investigation by the Special Narcotics Prosecutor’s Prescription Drug …