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Corpus Christi Doctor Heads to Prison for Fraudulent Health Care Billing Scheme

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - Dr. Roque Joel Ramirez, 48, of Robstown, has been ordered to federal prison following his conviction of mail fraud in connection with his scheme to defraud Medicare and Medicaid through fraudulent billings, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson and Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott. Ramirez pleaded guilty Feb. 18, 2014.


Action Details

  • Date:May 15, 2014
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions