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Dr. R Gallagher, DO is a neurology specialist in Moorestown, NJ and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1976 and specializes in neurology and family medicine.
Summary: R. Michael Gallagher, D.O.; License # 25MB03342800
Nature of Complaint:
The physician was the former dean of the School of Osteopathic Medicine at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. The physician was the subject of a federal indictment which alleged that the physician bribed a former state senator by putting him on the school's payroll in exchange for the former state senator's official acts as a state senator that were intended to and did increase the amount of state funding to the school. It was also alleged that part of the scheme to defraud was that the former state senator's actions on behalf of the school directly and indirectly helped the physician meet or exceed his performance goals as dean which resulted in favorable performance evaluations and incentive bonuses.
The physician on 11-12-2008 in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey was found guilty on three counts of dishonest services, mail fraud, two counts of phones services, wire fraud, and one count offering and giving a corrupt thing of value involving an organization receiving federal funds. The physician's federal sentencing is scheduled for 07-23-2009.
The physician has Surrendered his license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of New Jersey which shall be deemed a Revocation of his license.
State: New Jersey
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Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1976
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