This might be the greatest story ever. A Long Island man with a 6th grade education was running a dental practice out of his house, performing root canals and extractions...
Carranza allegedly bought his dental equipment and tools on the Internet and did not keep anything sterilized, 1010 WINS’ Mona Rivera reported.
“There could be some serious infections, with oral surgery, extractions, root canals,” Dr. Ruth Randi said.
Police believe Carranza treated more than 100 people over a year and half. His attorney insisted Carranza had dental tools but did not practice.
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“He has a price chart of $20 to $30 for fillings, $50 for root canal and if that doesn’t work then he’ll extract your tooth for free,” Cote said.
“He was making the big money from the dentures — upwards of $150 to $300,” Cote told CBS 2′s McLogan.
Police: New Cassel Man Ran Fake Dental Practice Out Of His Home - CBS New York