Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Giancarlo Bland Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 10 41000

Indemnity Paid: $410,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201368201
Claim Number :6006340
Date Submitted :9/3/2013
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
OMS NATIONAL INSURANCE COMPANY, RISK RETENTION GROUPPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
36-3571664 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJanetLMeyer
Street Address
6133 North River Road, Suite 650
CityStateZip
RosemontIL60018
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(847) 653 - 8823 (847) 653 - 8485janet.meyer@fortressins.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualGiancarlo Bland
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed2499 Glades Road, Suite #309
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Boca RatonFL33431Broward
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
2000359$2,000,000$6,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Dentistry 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
DN16134Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 

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
8/6/20085/21/2010
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Sixty three year old with history of radiation was seen for the extraction of tooth #18 due to infection and abscess formation.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy was offered by the insured for unrelated extraction and rejected by the patient in 2001. It was again offered prior to extraction of #18 and again rejected.The insured extracted #18 advising the patient that HOT treatment may be needed if patient not healing properly. The patient initially seen in followup to extraction then failed additional followup appointments to the insured.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
The patient alleges multiple surgeries, including loss of left mandible, loss of bone and potential nerve damage.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Significant - Deafness, loss of limb, loss of eye, loss of one kidney or lung.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/8/201010 41000
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Broward8/9/2013
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
8/28/2013
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$410,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$119,239
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$37,700
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.

 

 

*NR:Prior to 04/28/1999 this field was not required in submitted claims.

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