If someone you love is diagnosed with cancer you want them to get the best treatment from the best doctors. In 2013, patients in Michigan thought Farid Fata was that doctor. Between his prestigious education, years of experience and pleasant bedside manner, Fata was everything you could want in a doctor. But he was not who he appeared to be. From Wondery, this is the story of hundreds of patients in Michigan, a doctor, and a poisonous secret.
Laura Beil, returns with a second season of the award-winning series “Dr Death.”
Click to listen to Dr. Death Season 2: wondery.fm/DrDeathS2_DirtyJohn
This is an unofficial transcript meant for reference. Accuracy is not guaranteed.
When Wondery's DR death came out in two thousand and eighteen, it shocked listeners by shining a light on the story of Dr Dunce and the system, failure that allowed him to maim and kill thirty three patients now in two thousand and twenty host, Laura Beal is back with a new season of doctor death that explores the incredible true story of a doctor who sacrifices patient.
Health for personal profit, a doctor who had over five hundred victims before being stopped by the FBI, a doctor who deserve the name given to him by his victims. Doktor death
season, two date into the story of doktor for Red Fatah who, for years, diagnose thousands of patients with cancer and as one of the most well respected oncologists in Michigan, they believed him. They believed him when he told them they needed chemotherapy and they believed he could save their lives. But he was lying about every you're about to hear a brief clip from the show. But while you listening make sure to subscribed-
after death season, two on apple, podcast, Wondery feel the story. Imagine you're not feeling well, and it won't go away. A little fatigue, some achiness loved, a loved one. Tells you go see a doctor, so go to your
doctor and you get some blood work done when the results come back. There are few questions your doktor reckon,
and you go see a specialist, my internal-
Doesn't actors that China has sent my mom
To him is world renowned Sloan Chattering graduate Especial?
Who cares, whose attentive
you had these very soulful eyes located in
data the art inviting office it was a beautiful building? A beautiful office had had
Lovely healing garden attached to it, the doktor
takes one look at your lab work. He makes a face and then he says three of the
horrifying words, a patient can hear you have cancer. Your devastated, but you're also grateful because you believe you caught it early and you're being treated by the best. I would say that is education and experience in Michigan.
Is unparalleled. Second to none doctor for Red Fatah is a leading, affording the treatment of cancer in the? U S, clothes
Treatments by care has been phenomenal. The staff is warm and friendly and and and the caring has just been amazing- all thanks to doctor
varied Fatah. Thank your just got so there should be a hundred, and fifty thousand adapt refers back.
Fortunately, it will turn out. There is
because, after months of appointments, our spending chemo chairs poison, pumping through your veins, accepting that you might not survive. You learn something that you can barely comprehend. You don't have cancer, you never did and you are not the only one.
From wonder, I'm Laura Bill- and this is season two of DR death.
The first season of doktor dead came out. We ve received hundreds of tips about doctors, have abused or medical system. I still get a few every week
on season to weave investigated the story that people have ask is about more than any other a story
about one doktor in Michigan who manipulated the system too.
Terrifying ends and put hundreds of lives at risk to hear the whole story subscribe to doctor death season, two on apple podcasts or you can listen early and add free by joining Wondery plus in the Wondery APP download. The app today.
Transcript generated on 2020-11-21.