Doctor Betrays Patient Trust, Part II

//Doctor Betrays Patient Trust, Part II

Doctor Betrays Patient Trust, Part II

By David Mittleman

Earlier this week I wrote about Farid Fata, the disgraced Detroit-area “oncologist” convicted of healthcare fraud for performing unnecessary cancer treatments on unsuspecting patients, many of whom did not have cancer. Over 500 people underwent painful and often dangerous treatment, believing Fata was doing his best to save their lives. Several people died under his care.

It wasn’t until a whistleblower fellow doctor – actually an employee of Fata’s – uncovered the scam that the wheels of justice began to turn. Fata had ordered the treatments for one reason: to satisfy his greed by billing for …read more