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Florida Dermatologist Agrees to Pay $2.5 Million to Resolve Allegations of Billing Fraud

Tim Ioannides, M.D., a dermatologist and owner of Treasure Coast Dermatology in Vero Beach and Port St. Lucie, Florida has agreed to pay $2.5 million to resolve allegations that he violated the False Claims Act by billing Medicare and TRICARE for procedures he did not perform, the United States Attorney's Office announced today. Dr. Ioannides also agreed to operate under an integrity agreement with the Department of Health & Humans Services, Office of Inspector General for 3 years.


Action Details

  • Date:March 7, 2018
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions