Telemedicine Doctor Pleads Guilty


Dr. Gautam Jayaswal pleaded guilty and admitted ordering millions of dollars’ worth of unnecessary and expensive genetic tests and orthotic braces for thousands of patients as part of a telemedicine fraud scheme. He fraudulently ordered one or more orthotic braces for 1,433 patients. He also signed orders for medically unnecessary genetic tests for 2,061 patients. Read a story from The Kansas City Star and a Department of Justice press release.



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