• GR dentist settles allegations of forging, collecting prescription drugs

    1 month ago - By Wood TV

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - A Grand Rapids dentist has settled allegations that he forged and issued illegitimate prescriptions for narcotics.
    The U.S. Department of Justice has announced that Joseph H. Kirkwood has agreed to pay $200,000 and surrender his Drug Enforcement Administration registration that allowed him to write prescriptions for controlled substances. Kirkwood has also agreed to not reapply for four years.
    The allegations say that Kirkwood wrote illegitimated prescriptions for controlled substances for individuals and collected the drugs for his own personal use. They also allege...
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