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Teen Impersonates Doctor, Prescribes Meds, Gets Arrested

Posted 02.02.2013 | Crime

A 17-year-old Australian boy was arrested on Friday for impersonating a physician at several hospitals in Adelaide, where he allegedly wore fake crede...

Phony Doctor Allegedly Treats Hundreds Of Seniors

The Huffington Post | Kyle McGovern | Posted 08.26.2012 | Weird News

A Georgia man has been accused of pretending to be a doctor and treating up to 500 senior citizens, FOX News reports. Ernest Osei Addo, 48, was in ...

WATCH: Fake Doctor Targeted, Assaulted Hispanics

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 02.25.2012 | Latino Voices

According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Juan Alberto Ruan-Rivera was arrested last week after claiming to be a medical practitioner licensed in Mex...

Phony Doctor Who Flushed Liposuction Fat Now Faces Sex Crimes Charges

Aaron Sankin | Posted 01.05.2012 | San Francisco

A second victim has come forward in the strange case of a San Francisco man who posed as a cosmetic surgeon and administered a series of bizarre medic...

Phony Doctor Smoked Cigar During Surgery, Flushed Liposuction Fat Down Toilet

Aaron Sankin | Posted 12.23.2011 | San Francisco

It was only when a Daly City woman got a severe infection shortly after receiving liposuction surgery that she knew something was fishy with her docto...

Fake Doc Gets A Year In Prison For Door-to-Door Breast Exams

Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 01.31.2012 | Miami

The pink-ribbon breast cancer awareness campaign must be working, because when a 76-year-old man showed up offering free breast exams at a Lauderdale ...

David Lohr

Cops: 81-Year-Old Man Impersonated Doctor, Performed Breast Exams

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 12.12.2011 | Crime

An 81-year-old Florida man, who police say posed as a door-to-door physician and duped at least two women into having their breasts examined, has stru...

Fake Doctor Misdiagnosed Cancer, Injected Patients, Stole Thousands

Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.13.2011 | San Francisco

A 68-year-old San Francisco man pleaded guilty to 64 counts, including practicing medicine without a license, forgery, perjury and grand theft, for po...

Phony Doctor Busted After Performing Toothpick 'Acupuncture'

Posted 07.25.2011 | Chicago

A 61-year-old man faces jail time and a $25,000 fine after allegedly posing as a doctor and giving a man expired pills and "acupuncture" with toothpic...

Pilot Duped AMA With Fake M.D. Claim

AP | MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

MILWAUKEE — He seemed like Superman, able to guide jumbo jets through perilous skies and tiny tubes through blocked arteries. As a cardiologist and ...