Appeals Court Affirms Md. Doctor's ConvictionsA federal appeals court has upheld the convictions of a Maryland cardiologist who implanted unnecessary heart stents in more than 100 patients.
Number Of Medical Fraud Lawsuits Growing Against Well-Known CardiologistMore trouble for a world-renowned cardiologist. Nearly two dozen additional lawsuits are filed against Dr. Mark Midei for allegedly implanting stents into patients who didn't need them.
Hospital To Pay $1.8M To Settle Stent AllegationsThe Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury has agreed to settle allegations that it failed to take action to prevent medically unnecessary cardiac stent procedures by a physician who had privileges there.
Md. Cardiologist Convicted Of Health Care FraudProsecutors say a federal jury has convicted a Salisbury cardiologist of six health care fraud offenses in connection with inserting unnecessary heart stents.