Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Danny Abbruzzese Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 51-2003-CA-1355-WS

Indemnity Paid: $400,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200539031
Claim Number :16863
Date Submitted :12/28/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
58-1449198 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityMAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
CityStateZip
OrlandoFL32819
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813 (407) 370 - 2247cwehner@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDanny Abbruzzese
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed550 US Highway 27 North
CityStateZip CodeCounty
DavenportFL33837Polk
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1600445 01$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME54821Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FHernando
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
SPRING HILL REGIONAL HOSPITAL111525
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/17/20001/2/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Headache
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Physical exam and prescribe medication
Diagnostic Code :430.0
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose aneurysm
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
6/17/200351-2003-CA-1355-WS
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Pasco11/30/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Cambo Medical Services, Inc.
Emergency Physicians Specialists, Inc.
Spring Hill Regional Hospital
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
More than 90 days, after suit filed and prior to or during the course of mandatory settlement conference.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
11/15/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$400,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$43,025
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$11,700
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$400,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$0$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk Management has counseled insured
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # 8:03CIV-1281-T-24MAP

Indemnity Paid: $125,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200535096
Claim Number :EMC-AO03-16170
Date Submitted :5/3/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
COLUMBIA CASUALTY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
47-0490411 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancy  Thomas
Street Address
2000 West Sam Houston Parkway South, 19th Floor; One Briarlake Plaza
CityStateZip
HoustonTX77042-361
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 8868 (713) 461 - 8130nancy_thomas@ajg.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDANNY ABBRUZZESE
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed8801 Sparkleberry Lane
CityStateZip CodeCounty
ZephyrhillsFL33541Pasco
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HAZ1040025381-1$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME54821Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery80102

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MCitrus
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
OAK HILL HOSPITAL100264
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/7/20014/15/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Testicular torsion
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged failure to diagnose; discharged with diagnosis of Ureterolithiasis/Renal Colic Right
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Ureterolithiasis/Renal Colic - Right
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Loss of right testicle
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
8/6/20038:03CIV-1281-T-24MAP
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach4/29/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Aldan Emergency Physicians, P.A.
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
More than 90 days, after suit filed and prior to or during the course of mandatory settlement conference.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
8/31/2004
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$125,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$14,673
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$3,405
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$0$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Unknown
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # H-27-CA-204 80 DM

Indemnity Paid: $75,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200640912
Claim Number :EMC-AO03-30929
Date Submitted :6/6/2006
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
COLUMBIA CASUALTY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
47-0490411 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancy Thomas
Street Address
9821 Katy Freeway, Suite 600
CityStateZip
HoustonTX77024
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 8868 (713) 243 - 7311nancy_thomas@ajg.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDanny Abbruzzese
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed22810 Sills Loop
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Land O'LakesFL34639Pasco
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HAZ1040025381-1$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME54821Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MHernando
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
OAK HILL HOSPITAL100264
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
7/17/200110/15/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Stroke
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient to E.D. with right sided weakness and numbness; history of seizures, arm numbness and weakness and reported similar symptoms previously on left side.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Activation of multiple sclerosis.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged failure to diagnose impending stroke resulting in partial paralysis.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
3/5/2004H-27-CA-204 80 DM
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hernando6/5/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Oak Hill Hospital
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
More than 90 days, after suit filed and prior to or during the course of mandatory settlement conference.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
3/23/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$75,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$43,952
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$11,978
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$0$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Unknown - patient had long standing history of stroke like symptoms pre-dating the events at issue in this lawsuit.
 
Updates
 
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