Health Care Fraud

Rogue Spine Surgeon Seeks Mercy As He Faces PrisonDr. Aria Sabit pleaded guilty to fraud, acknowledging that he performed unnecessary or improper surgeries that caused serious injury.
Disgraced Cancer Doc Farid Fata Faces Sentencing; Prosecutors Seeking 175 Years In PrisonFata has the opportunity on Friday to speak to the judge and address his victims.
Doctor Accused Of Fraud In Spinal Surgeries Pleads GuiltyDr. Aria Sabit admitted that he cheated insurance companies and caused serious injury to an unspecified number of people.
Guilty Plea Set Next Week In Case Of Bad Spinal SurgeriesProsecutors have used the word "butcher" to describe the medical practice of Dr. Aria Sabit.
Judge Keeps Detroit-Area Doctor Locked Up On Fraud ChargesThe judge believes there's a serious risk that Dr. Aria Sabit will flee the country if granted bond.
FBI Announces Hotline For Information Pertaining To Back Surgeon Charged With FraudAny patient who wishes to report concerns or information regarding medical services received from Dr. Aria Sabit, or to request a copy of medical records, is encouraged to contact the FBI Detroit Field Office Hotline.
Local Back Surgeon Charged With Fraud Seeks Jail ReleaseThe 40-year-old doctor is accused of billing insurers for bogus procedures and deceiving patients about how he planned to fix their spines.
Detroit Area Doctors Charged With Illegal Distribution Of Prescription Drugs Two Detroit area doctors have been charged with the illegal distribution of prescription drugs and health care fraud, according to a 68-count superseding indictment unsealed this week.
Health Company Worker Pleads Guilty In $24M FraudThe U.S. Justice Department says a woman who worked for Detroit medical service companies has pleaded guilty in a $24 million Medicare home health care fraud scheme.
Gynecologist Gets 5 Years For Role In $5.4M Medicare Fraud Scheme"This doctor exposed patients to electrical currents for neurological testing solely to generate money for himself at the expense of the Medicare program," U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade said.
Physician Facing Prison; Looking At More ChargesA physician facing prison for her role in a Detroit Public Schools corruption case is accused of submitting Medicare claims for patients who already were dead.