Prescriber Notifications


Drug Enforcement Administration
Edith D. Morgan, NP
Status: It was brought to the attention of the office of the Mississippi Board of Pharmacy on September 9, 2020, that Edith D. Morgan, NP, passed away on July 22, 2020. No remaining prescriptions or refills prescribed by Morgan are valid. Please see the regulation below that states no prescription is valid 30 days after the prescriber/patient relationship is terminated. 
Article XII (8) of the Mississippi Pharmacy Regulations states, "A prescription becomes invalid thirty (30) days after the prescriber/patient relationship is terminated..."
Date Posted: September 10, 2020​​​​

Drug Enforcement Administration
Thomas V. Scott, NP
Status: It was brought to the attention of the office of the Mississippi Board of Pharmacy on September 9, 2020, that Thomas V. Scott, NP, passed away on July 24, 2020. No remaining prescriptions or refills prescribed by him are valid. Please see the regulation below that states no prescription is valid 30 days after the prescriber/patient relationship is terminated. 
Article XII (8) of the Mississippi Pharmacy Regulations states, "A prescription becomes invalid thirty (30) days after the prescriber/patient relationship is terminated..."
Date Posted: September 9, 2020​​​

Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Otis Anderson, MD

Status: Otis Anderson, M.D.'s license to practice medicine was suspended on July 6, 2020. No remaining prescriptions or previously authorized refills are valid. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: July 13, 2020​​

Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Timothy Summers, MD

Status: The MS Board of Medical Licensure granted the Licensee's request for the removal of all restrictions. Licensee now holds an unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state of Mississippi as of June 3, 2020. Please check DEA registration for any other restrictions. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: June 19, 2020​​​

Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Shahjahan Sultan, MD

Status: No remaining prescriptions or previously authorized refills are valid. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: June 19, 2020​​

Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Timothy Whittle, MD

Status: No remaining prescriptions or previously authorized refills are valid. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: June 19, 2020​

Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Rajesh Subramanya, MD

Status: No remaining prescriptions or previously authorized refills are valid. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: June 19, 2020​

Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Kang Lu, MD

Status: No remaining prescriptions or previously authorized refills are valid. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: June 19, 2020​
Drug Enforcement Administration
Joseph Alan Jackson, MD
Status: The Board of Pharmacy received notification on June 12, 2020, that Joseph Alan Jackson, MD of Biloxi, MS, has no authority to prescribe controlled substances. Please do not fill or refill any controlled substances written by this prescriber.

Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Danett Adia Dillon, M.D.

Status: As of May 29, 2020, Licensee is prohibited from the practice of medicine until such a time as the Board determines that Licensee may return to the practice of medicine. No remaining prescriptions or previously authorized refills are valid. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: June 4, 2020

Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Walid Mohamed Rahhal, MD

Status: No remaining prescriptions or previously authorized refills are valid. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: June 4, 2020​

Drug Enforcement Administration
Daniel J. Patti, DMD
Status: The Board of Pharmacy received notification on June 3, 2020, that Daniel J. Patti, DMD is only allowed to prescribe controlled substances in the schedules of III-V.
Date Posted: June 4, 2020

Drug Enforcement Administration
Dr. Joseph Letteri, DMD
Status: It has been brought to the attention of the office of the Mississippi Board of Pharmacy that Joseph Letteri, DMD, Louisville, MS passed away on May 12, 2020. Please see the regulation below that states no prescription is valid 30 days after the prescriber/patient relationship is terminated. 
Article XII (8) of the Mississippi Pharmacy Regulations states, "A prescription becomes invalid thirty (30) days after the prescriber/patient relationship is terminated..."

Date Posted: June 4, 2020

Drug Enforcement Administration
Loretta J. Smith, NP
Status: The Board of Pharmacy received notification on March 3, 2020, that Loretta J. Smith, NP has no authority to prescribe controlled substances. Please do not fill or refill any controlled substances written by this prescriber.

Date Posted: March 4, 2020​
Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Jacqueline G. Curtis, M.D.

Status: As of November 8, 2019, all prescriptions are invalid. Any remaining refills or undispensed prescriptions are expired and should not be filled. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: January 29, 2020

Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Neelesh A. Tipnis, M.D.

Status: As of January 23, 2020, all prescriptions are invalid. Any remaining refills or undispensed prescriptions are expired and should not be filled. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: January 29, 2020

Drug Enforcement Administration
Dr. Dunk ​Ellis, M.D.​
Status: The Board of Pharmacy received notification on January 23, 2020, that Dr. Ellis has no authority to prescribe controlled substances. Please do not fill or refill any controlled substances written by this prescriber.

Date Posted: January 24, 2020

Drug Enforcement Administration
Dr. Nancy Karen Collins, M.D.​
Status: The Board of Pharmacy received notification on January 23, 2020, that Dr. Collins has no authority to prescribe controlled substances. Please do not fill or refill any controlled substances written by this prescriber.

Date Posted: January 24, 2020

​Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Christopher Conrad Capel, M.D.

Status: As of November 1, 2019, Licensee is prohibited from the practice of medicine until such a time as the Board determines that Licensee may return to the practice of medicine. No remaining prescriptions or previously authorized refills are valid. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: December 18, 2019


Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Jacqueline Geneva Curtis, M.D.​

Status: The medical license of Jacqueline Geneva Curtis, M.D., 4834 Worth Street in Dallas, Texas has been temporarily suspended from the practice of medicine by the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure. For more information, please refer to the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: November 12, 2019


Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Martha A. Dempsey

Status: No remaining prescriptions or previously authorized refills are valid. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: October 4, 2019


Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Benjamin Allen Root

Status: No controlled substance prescriptions or refills remain valid. Dr. Root remains in practice and is authorized to prescribe non-controlled legend drugs. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/

Date Posted: October 4, 2019


Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Dr. Tobby Martin Tinsley, M.D.

Status: As of September 24, 2019, Licensee is prohibited from the practice of medicine until such a time as the Board determines that Licensee may return to the practice of medicine. No remaining prescriptions or previously authorized refills are valid. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/


Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

James O. Wilde, Jr., M.D.

Status: The MS Board of Medical Licensure granted Licensee's request for removal of all restrictions. Licensee now holds an unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state of Mississippi as of September 19, 2019. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: https://www.msbml.ms.gov/


Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Ikechukwu H. Okorie, M.D.

Status: The MS Board of Medical Licensure granted the Licensee's request for removal of all restrictions. Licensee now holds an unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state of Mississippi as of September 19, 2019. For more information, please visit the Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure's Website: ​https://www.msbml.ms.gov/


Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Roger Collins, M.D.

Status: No Remaining prescriptions or previously authorized refills will be valid effective October 1, 2019.


Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Michael Zaleski, DPM

Status: Any issued or authorized prescription by Michael Zaleski, DPM, encountered now is expired/invalid.


Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure

Harold Todd Coulter, M.D.

Status: No controlled prescription or refills remain valid. Dr. Coulter remains in practice and is authorized​ to prescribe non-controlled legend drugs.


Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiner​s

Ricky LaWayne Owers, M.D. | Lafayette, LA

Louisiana License Number: MD.201645

Status: Voluntary Surrender of Medical License July 29, 2019

For more information, click here. ​​​​​​​​


Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiner​s

John E. Clark, M.D. | Baton Rouge, LA

Louisiana License Number: MD.08015R

Status: Indefinitely Suspended Effective July 29, 2019

For more information, click here.


Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure

Walter Ray Wolfe | Canton, MS

Mississippi Medical License Number: 11096

Status: Order of Temporary Suspension | July 10, 2019

For more information, click here. ​​​​​​​

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Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiner​s

Robert Adam Brocato | Shreveport, LA

Louisiana License Number: MD.204910

Status: Indefinitely Suspended Effective June 10, 2019

For more information, click here. ​​​​​​​

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