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
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualOdessa Choice
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423045(904) 358 - 6728odessa.choice@fpic.com
 
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
73747$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Dentistry 
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
 MBroward
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
8/12/20087/14/2009
 
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
1/22/2010502010CA001399xxxxmb
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Broward8/16/2013
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. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
8/16/2013
 
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
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Risk management referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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