Attorney General Bonta Secures Conviction of San Joaquin County Doctor in Connection with Four-Year Medi-Cal Fraud Scheme

OAKLAND – California Attorney General Rob Bonta today announced securing a guilty verdict against a San Joaquin County orthopedic surgeon for repeatedly defrauding the Medi-Cal and Medicare programs. From 2012 to 2016, Gary Wisner defrauded Medi-Cal and Medicare by administering excessive and medically unjustifiable X-rays to his patients. Following a two-week jury trial in Sacramento County Superior Court, Wisner was convicted on Thursday, June 16th, of 10 felony counts of health care insurance fraud. 

Read the full press release.  California Attorney General, June 17, 2022 

NICB assisted the investigation.