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Court assesses more than $170M in penalties against two area ophthalmologists

HOUSTON – Two ophthalmologists and their eye clinic must pay millions of dollars for fraudulently billing Medicare in relation to the evaluation and treatment of glaucoma, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Jennifer B. Lowery.


Action Details

  • Date:November 18, 2021
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney’s Office, Southern District of Texas
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions