Westlake cardiologist sentenced to 20 years in prison for overbilling Medicare and others by $5.7 million for unnecessary procedures
A Westlake cardiologist was sentenced to 20 years in prison for performing unnecessary catheterizations, tests, stent insertions and causing unnecessary coronary artery bypass surgeries as part of a scheme to overbill Medicare and other insurers, law enforcement officials said.
- Date:December 18, 2015
- Agency:U.S. Attorney
- Criminal and Civil Actions