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Long Island Chiropractor Sentenced to 18 Months' Imprisonment for Multi-Million Dollar Health Care Fraud Scheme

Earlier today, at the federal courthouse in Central Islip, Raymond R. Pellegrino, a chiropractor with offices in West Hempstead and Hicksville, New York, was sentenced by United States District Judge Joanna Seybert to 18 months' imprisonment for committing health care fraud. The Court also ordered Pellegrino to forfeit $504,444 and to pay restitution of $2,427,101.13 to Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield (BC/BS).


Action Details

  • Date:October 18, 2019
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions