Valdosta dentist sentenced for healthcare fraud

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By: WCTV Eyewitness News
March 16, 2017

VALDOSTA, Ga. (WCTV) -- A Valdosta dentist has been sentenced after pleading guilty to healthcare fraud.

The U.S. Department of Justice reports that Dr. Stanley Marable, DDS, 55, was sentenced on Thursday to 27 months in prison, followed by two years of supervised release. He was also ordered to pay a $5,000 fine and a $100 mandatory assessment fee.

Dr. Marable pleaded guilty to the healthcare fraud charge in October 2016. As part of his plea deal, he agreed to pay more than $789,000 in restitution to the Georgia Medicaid Program, which was paid prior to his sentencing.

Dr. Marable had faced a maximum sentence of up to ten years in prison.


By: WCTV Eyewitness News
October 14, 2016

VALDOSTA, Ga. (WCTV) -- A Valdosta dentist has pleaded guilty to healthcare fraud, the U.S. Department of Justice reports.

55-year-old Dr. Stanley Marable, DDS, pleaded guilty to one count of health care fraud Friday.

Dr. Marable was charged after an investigation revealed he had overbilled the Georgia Medicaid program nearly $800,000 for tooth extractions he had not performed.

Dr. Marable faces a maximum sentence of ten years in prison, a fine of up to $250,000 and up to three years of supervised release.

The DOJ says as part of his plea agreement, Dr. Marable will pay more than $789,000 in restitution to the Georgia Medicaid Program.

Sentencing for Dr. Marable is scheduled for February 8, 2017.


By: WCTV Eyewitness News
April 14, 2016

VALDOSTA, Ga. (WCTV) -- A Valdosta dentist has been indicted on multiple charges for allegedly overbilling the Georgia Medicaid program.

On Wednesday, April 13th, 55-year-old Dr. Stanley Marable, DDS, was indicted on 12 counts of Healthcare Fraud.

The federal charges stem from dental claims submitted to Georgia's Medicaid program that led to Dr. Marable receiving an alleged overpayment totaling nearly $800,000.

If convicted, Dr. Marable faces a potential maximum penalty of 10 years' imprisonment, a $250,000 fine, or both, for each count.




 
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