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Urologist Sentenced to Nearly Six Years in Prison for Fraudulent Billings of Nonexistent Patient Visits and Unnecessary Tests

LOS ANGELES - A urologist was sentenced today to 71 months in federal prison for submitting fraudulent billings totaling more than $700,000 to Medicare for medically unnecessary and nonexistent treatments, sometimes billing for purported patient visits miles apart and occurring at the exact same time.


Action Details

  • Date:February 24, 2020
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney, Central District of California
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions