Colegio de Cirujanos Dentistas de Puerto Rico

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In the Matter of Colegio de Cirujanos Dentistas de Puerto Rico, a professional association
FTC Matter/File Number:

9710038

Docket Number:

C-3953

Enforcement Type:

Part 2 Consents

Case Summary

The dental association with a membership of more than 1800 dentists practicing in Puerto Rico agreed not to encourage its members to enter into agreements that set or fixed the fees charged or terms and conditions under which dentists would deal with health insurance plans or other payers in an attempt to obtain higher reimbursement rates for dental services.