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Long Island Physicians Pay $1.1 Million To Resolve Civil Fraud Allegations That They Provided And Billed For Unnecessary Medical Testing

Dr. Vikas Desai (Desai), the principal of Desai MD, P.C. d/b/a East Islip Family Care (EIFC), and Dr. Robert Maccone, a physician who was previously affiliated with EIFC, have entered into separate civil settlement agreements in which they have collectively agreed to pay the United States a total of $1,120,299 to resolve allegations that they submitted claims to Medicare for nerve conduction studies (NCVs) that were not medically necessary.


Action Details

  • Date:August 12, 2015
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions