Here’s one operation a Staten Island doctor couldn’t perform.

Vladimir Kirkorov, a physiatrist/physical medicine and rehabilitation doctor, was recently convicted of insurance fraud, according to Queens, N.Y., District Attorney Richard Brown. Kirkorov was one of eight physicians charged in a major investigation — “Operation Sideswipe” — by the District Attorney’s Rackets and Organized Crime Bureau, the New York City Police Department’s Auto Crime Division, and the New York State Insurance Department’s Insurance Fraud Bureau.

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