Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. George S Sidhom Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # CA09-465

Indemnity Paid: $1,537,227.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number :M201160146
Claim Number :28230/36353
Date Submitted :3/17/2011
Insurer Information
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCathy Tschanz
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle, Suite 130
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed5193 Mariner Blvd.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Spring HillFL34609Hernando
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1600118 08$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME66412Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Pain Management 

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
Patient's Home 
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
Back pain; lumbar spine failed surgery
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Prescription of pain medications
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to properly manage pain medications
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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
Hernando Pain Management Center
Brandon Pain Clinic
George S. Sidhom M.D., P.A.
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
After court verdict and prior to filing of notice of appeal.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
Judgment for the plaintiff. 
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$1,537,227
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$184,720
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$77,152
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$1,000,000
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$0$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$537,227
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk management has counseled insured
Date of Change:3/17/2011 2:34:31 PM
Reason for Change:Report updated to correct the Indemnity Paid amount.
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Indemnity Paid1537227371537227



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