Brooklyn doctor gets two years in prison for $13 million billing fraud

(By – Susan Morse,

A doctor at a Brooklyn, New York, clinic was sentenced Friday to two years in prison for his role in a $13 million healthcare fraud scheme, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Okon Umana, 68, of West Haven, Connecticut, was also ordered to pay $6.4 million in restitution and to give up $6.5 million. Read more…


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