Doctor Betrays Patient Trust

//Doctor Betrays Patient Trust

Doctor Betrays Patient Trust

By David Mittleman

When you visit your doctor, you hope and expect to receive care, treatment, and advice based on what’s best for you, the patient. When Detroit-area cancer “specialist” Dr. Farid Fata saw his patients, however, he had something else in mind: money. As part of a huge plan to defraud Medicare and other health insurance plans, Fata unbelievably betrayed his patients’ trust by ordering and performing hundreds of unnecessary, expensive, and often dangerous cancer treatments.

Admitted Guilt for Insurance Fraud

Last September, Fata pleaded guilty to insurance fraud. This week, victims and survivors of his greedy crime have …read more