Staten Island doctor Felix Lanting, 85, admits to illegal oxycodone distribution

Staten Island Advance/Anthony DePrimo –

Dr. Felix Lanting, 85, ran an oxycodone pill mill out of a “makeshift” medical office at his Hunter Avenue residence, Brooklyn federal prosecutors said.

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — A Grant City family doctor who helped fuel Staten Island’s prescription-drug epidemic is out of the prescription-writing business after pleading guilty today to federal drug distribution charges. Dr. Felix Lanting, (more…)