Appleton man accused of posing as a doctor
APPLETON, Wis. — An Appleton man is accused of posing as a doctor.
The 32-year-old man was arrested Wednesday after authorities with a warrant searched a medical building in Appleton. Investigators said they found evidence of an illegal medical practice.
WLUK-TV reports investigators began looking into the man’s business after a report of suspicious services being offered by him under a false name. Officials say the man, while posing as a doctor, provided a variety of medical treatments and prescribed and dispensed medications to patients.
He has not yet been formally charged, but could face a count of practicing medicine without a license, among other charges.
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