Elderly Las Vegas MD, Medical Assistant Convicted of Oxycodone Distribution Scheme – Elk…

March 29, 2017 |

A 92-year old Las Vegas medical doctor and his physician assistant were recently convicted on large scale distribution of oxycodone for illegal purposes.  

On Friday, March 24, Dr. Henri Wetselaar, and David A. Litwin, 58, were found guilty of conspiracy to distribute and distribution of oxycodone and other controlled substances.  According to the indictment, Wetselaar was a Nevada physician (more…)

Henderson doctor loses license over bogus oxycodone prescriptions – Las Vegas Sun

Monday, Aug. 22, 2016 | 8:11 a.m.

Carson City — 

The state Board of Medical Examiners has revoked Henderson physician Simmon Wilcox’s license after his conviction in Utah for writing 600 false prescriptions for oxycodone, a powerful painkiller.

He was arrested in Utah on suspicion of writing prescriptions to people who used phony names to gain 81,000 oxycodone pills that were (more…)

Family of local football player linked to federal oxycodone investigation files lawsuit -…

The parents of Michael Yenick, who died of an oxycodone overdose and is linked to a federal drug investigation, filed a lawsuit on Thursday against Reno family doctor Robert Rand.

Yenick, 33, a former Nevada and Bishop Manogue High School football player, died of oxycodone (more…)