Former surgeon Dr. Mark. Benson was sentenced to thirty years in prison for the vehicular deaths of Jennifer Bukosky and her 10 year old daughter while under the influence of painkillers and anti-anxiety medicine.
Dr. Steven Greenberg has implanted the first wireless pacemaker in patient Carol Kasyjanski.
Five Plastic surgeons, a nurse, and an administrator working for the Plastic Surgery Group of Albany were convicted of giving patients a non-FDA approved substance in lieu of Allergan Botox. Surgeons involved are William F. DeLuca, Jr., Douglas M. Hargrave, Steven M. Lynch, John D. Noonan, and Jeffrey L. Rockmore.