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Raleigh Physician Found Guilty Of Using Adulterated And Insanitary Medical Equipment On Patients During Nasal Surgeries

RALEIGH, N.C. – After a three-week federal jury trial, and 5 hours of jury deliberation, Anita Louise Jackson, 59, was found guilty on charges of adulterating medical devices for use on patients with intent to defraud and mislead, fabricating medical and healthcare records, paying illegal renumerations, mail fraud, and conspiracy. Jackson was convicted of using re-used devices to perform more than 1400 surgeries for Medicare patients between 2011 and the end of 2017. After the verdict, Jackson was taken into custody pending sentencing.


Action Details

  • Date:January 27, 2023
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of North Carolina
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions