Dr. Benjamin Venger of TriState Pain Institute was recently featured on 91.5 KJZZ radio! In the news segment, Dr. Venger provided his input on the new opioid regulations and how they could have unintended consequences, such as not allowing physicians to use their better judgement for prescribing the appropriate amount of necessary pain medications. The key word being "necessary." In fact, he argues that this inflexiblity could prevent patients (who truly need pain medications) from receiving the treatment they need. Here's a clip from the article, which you can review here: http://bit.ly/2n6eIaj.
"The governor’s plan would not affect existing prescriptions. Pain specialists — unlike other doctors... Read more