Dr. Douglas Joel Abeles charged for running an insurance

CALIFORNIA—Castro Valley orthopedic surgeon, Douglas J. Abeles, M.D., was a part of the insurance fraud scheme that took place at his East Bay business office. An arrest warrant was issued on his name, obtained by the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office. California Department of Insurance and Alameda County District Attorney’s Office together conducted an investigation, following which, he has been charged with 31 felony offenses.

As per Medical Board records, he is not board certified in any specialty. He also does not have any disciplinary actions against him as per the records. He presently has unfettered rights to practice medicine. Abeles has a specialization in Spine Surgery, Sports Medicine and General Orthopaedics, according to his website drabeles.com.
He completed his fellowships at Georgetown University, at Virginia Sports Institute and also at USC-Rancho Los Amigos Spine Surgery in the year