View Full Version : Dentist who used paper clips in root canals is sentenced

01-30-2012, 03:40 PM
A former Massachusetts dentist has been sent to jail for a year for using paper clips instead of stainless steel posts in root canals. Michael Clair was sentenced on Monday to 2 years, with all but one year suspended, in Fall River Superior Court after pleading guilty to defrauding Medicaid of $130,000. He is also charged with assault and battery, illegally prescribing medications and witness intimidation.http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/46189842/ns/health-health_care/