Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Johnny C Benjamin Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2013-CA-001487

Indemnity Paid: $37,500.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number :M201470816
Claim Number :1013568-01
Date Submitted :7/31/2014
Insurer Information
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Street Address
5814 Reed Road
Fort WayneIN46835
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(260) 486 - 0340
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1355 37th St, Ste 301
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Vero BeachFL32960Indian River
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME70165Surgery - Orthopedic 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MIndian River
CityStateZip Code
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other LocationPro-Therapy
Name of InstitutionCode
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Physical Therapy Department 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Back surgery
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Physical therapy
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Failure to prevent patient fall
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Disc herniation L2-L3
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


Legal Information
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Indian River5/5/2014
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Johnny C Benjamin Jr MD PA
Willemen PT, Mark
Pro Sports & Spine Inc
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$37,500
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$5,230
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$115
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$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
Date of Change:7/31/2014 11:22:22 AM
Reason for Change:Corrected Injured Person's Last Name
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Injured Person Last NameMiersHiers



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