Posts Tagged ‘dr john mclean’

Dr. John McLean, a now notorious Maryland cardiologist was recently sentenced to eight years in prison for placing unnecessary stents in over 100 patients (and defrauding Medicare.)

An army cardiologist, Dr. John Davis was ordered to payback kickbacks he received from Boston Scientific device manufacturer for preferencial use of their products.

The Chief of the Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore is being sued for unnecessary stents in the aftermath of these high profile cases (including Dr. Midei at St. Joseph’s.)

As for Dr. Midei, himself, who we first mentioned several months ago – after losing his license – he’s fallen from the headlines.

Hopefully, this is the end of the 2011 cardiology bloodbath.




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