The jury has been sworn in for the trial of a dentist charged with the biggest ever alleged fraud in the history of the health service.
Dr Joyce Trail, 48, has been charged with stealing £1 million from the NHS.
She has been suspended from her West Midlands practice after being accused of submitting up to 5,000 bogus patient invoices.
A West Midlands dentist who conned the NHS out of £1.5 million has been jailed for seven years.
A dentist from Handsworth is due to be sentenced this afternoon for conspiracy to defraud.
A dentist has been convicted of defrauding the NHS of £1.4 million, in one of the biggest cases of fraud the health service has ever seen.