Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Diego Azar Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 502010CA001399xxxxmb

Indemnity Paid: $24,995.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number :M201368219
Claim Number :38942-01
Date Submitted :9/6/2013
Insurer Information
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualOdessa Choice
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423045(904) 358 -
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDiego Azar
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed730 Riverside Drive
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Coral SpringsFL33071Broward
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
DN17120Dental General Practice - NOC80211

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
CityStateZip Code
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The patient sought treatment for a broken front tooth.The diagnosis was dislodged bridge and vertical fracture of tooth #8.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Extraction of tooth #8 and fabrication of temporary lower removable partial denture.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to perform periodontal examination before fabricating fixed bridge.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Failed bridge and repeated fractures of bridge.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Minor - Infections, misset fracture, fall in hospital. Recovery delayed.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


Legal Information
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
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. 
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
Financial Information
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$24,995
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$38,339
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$23,718
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$24,995
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Risk management referral is made if appropriate.
No updates found.



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