TAMPA, Fla. – Following a four-month investigation, FDLE agents, assisted by Pasco County Sheriff’s Office, today arrested Dale Glen Massad, 68, of 8221 Hayward Lane, Port Richey, on charges of Practicing Medicine without a License.
Massad is the mayor of Port Richey.
FDLE agents received information from the Port Richey Police Department that Massad, whose medical license was relinquished in 1992 in place of revocation, was still practicing medicine. Agents launched an investigation and learned Massad had patients come to his home for various treatments. He had performed medical procedures at his residence with one procedure requiring additional hospital treatment for the patient.
Massad will be taken to the Pasco County Jail. Attorney General Ashley Moody’s Office of Statewide Prosecution will handle the case.