Comprehensive Pain Specialists closing Jonesboro, Paragould clinics

Comprehensive Pain Specialists closing Jonesboro, Paragould clinics
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JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Two pain management clinics in Jonesboro and Paragould will close their doors at the end of the month.

The Tennessean reported Tuesday that Comprehensive Pain Specialists, which has clinics in 12 states, is shutting multiple locations throughout Tennessee and other states, including Arkansas.

The news comes three months after the company's CEO was indicted for Medicare fraud.

The newspaper called each of the company's 60 clinics, sixteen confirmed they were closing this month.

On Tuesday afternoon, Region 8 News contacted a representative at the Jonesboro clinic, 2815 Longview Dr., who confirmed their office was among those expected to close on July 31. She added that the Paragould clinic, located 1 Medical Dr., would also close.

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