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Pediatric Dentist Pays $1.3 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations

Deirdre M. Daly, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen, and Phillip M. Coyne, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General, today announced that JESUS VILLEGAS, DDS, and his two pediatric dental clinics located in Milford and West Haven have entered into a civil settlement agreement with the federal and state governments in which they will pay $1,367,466 to resolve allegations that they violated the federal and state False Claims Acts.


Action Details

  • Date:August 30, 2016
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions