Dentist Sentenced to Prison for $783K Fraud Scheme

RICHMOND, VA – A Mechanicsville dentist was sentenced Friday to 30 months in prison for defrauding Medicaid and four dental insurers of approximately $783,000.

According to court documents, Maryam E. Zarei, 47, of Glen Allen, was the owner and operator of Atlee Station Family Dentistry located in Mechanicsville. As such, Zarei controlled the submission of claims to insurance companies for reimbursement. From 2013 to 2016, Zarei admitted to defrauding Medicaid, Delta Dental, AETNA, Met Life, and U.S. Healthcare of $783,680.

Source: Virginia News: Dentist, Maryam E. Zarei Sentenced to Prison for $783K Fraud Scheme / STL News

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