Rogers cancer center, accused of fraud, calls claims part of illegal campaign

Posted: November 17, 2017 at 1 a.m.

FAYETTEVILLE -- A years-long legal dispute between two of Northwest Arkansas primary cancer treatment centers continued this week with another slew of claims one center broke several laws.

At a glance

A lawsuit between members of two cancer treatment groups now includes accusations by both sides that the other violated federal law. The dispute is taking place in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas in Fayetteville.

• The first group of parties comprises Drs. J. Thaddeus Beck, Daniel Bradford, Gregory Oakhill, Stephen Rosenfield, Eric Schaefer and Patrick Travis. All are members of Highlands Oncology Group, which has locations in Rogers and Fayetteville.

• The second group comprises TruRadiation Partners Arkansas, Northpoint Radiation Center GP, Physicians Radiation Arkansas, Pro Physicians Arkansas and Dr. Kenneth Gardner. All do or have done business at Landmark Cancer Center in Rogers.

Source: U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas

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