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"Pill Mill" Doctor Pleads Guilty to Opioid Distribution, Admits Signing Prescriptions for Dead and Jailed Patients

SAN DIEGO - Egisto Salerno, a medical doctor practicing in San Diego, pleaded guilty to opioid distribution in federal court today, admitting that he signed bogus prescriptions for multiple deceased or incarcerated patients.


Action Details

  • Date:January 21, 2020
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions