June 29, 2020 / 11:06 PM / 10 days ago

11th Circuit upholds ophthalmologist's conviction for laser treatment fraud

A federal appeals court has upheld the conviction of a Florida ophthalmologist who was found guilty of giving false diagnoses and administering unnecessary laser treatments to hundreds of Medicare patients.

A 2-1 panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected an argument by the doctor, David Ming Pon, that he should have been allowed to offer more expert testimony and a chance to rebut part of the prosecution’s case.

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