Phony Dentist Busted
POSTED: Wednesday, June 8, 2011 - 12:31pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 8, 2011 - 6:32pm
HORIZON CITY - El Paso Sheriff's Department deputies have arrested a woman posing as a dentist in Horizon City.
Investigators say Edith Castaneda, 38, was performing tooth extractions, drilling teeth, injecting patients with anesthesia and dispensing medications without a license.
The Sheriff's Office is requesting that anyone who may have received treatment from Castaneda to contact investigators at 546-2291.
Castaneda is charged with a third degree felony and is being held on $10,000 bond.