Spina faces a maximum sentence of 10 years for his guilty plea, made Thursday in
Spina is the patriarch of the family behind the large multi-specialty orthopedic clinic formerly known as Dolson Avenue Medical. The Spinas changed the clinic's name to the
Federal prosecutors charged each with one count of conspiring to commit health-care fraud and one count of health-care fraud. Jay and
The federal government's August indictment claims that Jay and
In a separate federal indictment unsealed last August, Berman announced the guilty plea of
In addition, Bagley and a Dolson Avenue Medical affiliate are currently named in a pending wrongful-death suit filed by the estate of
Dilinger's estate claims that Bagley and the practice botched a cervical spine injection and lacked the equipment to prevent Dillinger from dying of complications.
The Spina family is well-known locally for its long-standing acupuncture, massage, chiropractic and rehab practice, and for philanthropy, including as high-ranking
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