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Despite Red Flags At Surgery Centers, Overseers Award Gold Seals

[caption id="attachment_873149" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] (Maria Fabrizio for KHN)[/caption] [partner-box]At his surgery center near San Diego, Rodney Davis wore scrubs, was referred to as “Dr. Rod” and carried the title of director of surgery. But he was a physician assistant, not a doctor, who anesthetized patients and performed liposuction with little input from his supervising doctor, court records show. So it was perhaps no surprise, in 2016, when an administrative judge stripped Davis of his license, concluding it was the only way to “protect the public.” State officials also accused two former medical directors of Pacific Liposculpture of enabling Da...

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