Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. GUY J ANGELLA Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 09-017392(02)

Indemnity Paid: $45,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201366115
Claim Number :07-33
Date Submitted :2/21/2013
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
SOUTH FLORIDA OPHTHALMOLOGICAL SELF INSURING TRUSTPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6628916 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBurtERedlus
Street Address
19 W. Flagler Street, Suite 711
CityStateZip
MiamiFL33130
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(305) 374 - 6368  ber@redluspa.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualGUYJANGELLA
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed2740 Hollywood Blvd
CityStateZip CodeCounty
HollywoodFL33020Broward
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
272$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME72096Surgery - Opthalmology 

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
Other Outpatient FacilityMemorial Same Day Surgery
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
10/29/200711/10/2007
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Mature cataract left eye
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Cataract surgery using retrobulbar anesthesia
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
loss of vision left eye due to central retinal artery occlusion
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
3/25/200909-017392(02)
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Broward11/19/2009
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Ambulatory Surgery Facility of South Florida, LLP
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
11/5/2009
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$45,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$1,435
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$1,758
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$45,000
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
insured advised to include during informed consent procedure discussion regarding risks and benefits of retrobulbar versus other types of anesthesia
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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

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