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Former Niskayuna Surgeon To Pay $42,000 For Defrauding Medicare

ALBANY, NEW YORK – Steven A. St. Lucia has agreed to pay $42,000 to the United States to resolve allegations that he caused Union Foot Solutions, LLC, d/b/a Union Orthotics and Pedorthics (Union Foot Solutions), to submit false claims for payment to Medicare in violation of the False Claims Act, announced United States Attorney Carla B. Freedman. St. Lucia has pled guilty to state health care fraud charges and is scheduled for sentencing on March 17, 2023.


Action Details

  • Date:March 13, 2023
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney’s Office, Northern District of New York
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions