Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. LAWRENCE S AMESSE Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 502016CA008952

Indemnity Paid: $50,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number : M201886287
Claim Number : GC108432A2014313178
Date Submitted : 8/28/2018
Insurer Information
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Sarah   McIntosh
Street Address
PO Box 22989
City State Zip
Louisville KY 40252
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(502) 708 - 3103
Insured Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 10301 Hagen Ranch Road, #6
City State Zip Code County
Boynton Beach FL 33437 Palm Beach
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
PPL0900265 $250,000 $750,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME116927 Endocrinology - No Surgery  

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  M Palm Beach
City State Zip Code
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Physician's Office  
Name of Institution Code
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Special Procedure Room  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
4/8/2014 1/26/2016
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient sought treatment for erectile dysfunction.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
An injection of trimix was performed.
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
An alleged improper performance of a trimix injection resulting in irreversible and permanent impotence. Subsequently, the patient had a blood clot removed from his penis. In addition, the patient required a penile implant.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs. Includes non-disabling injuries.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


Legal Information
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
8/10/2016 502016CA008952
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Palm Beach 7/13/2018
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 Decision Other
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 $50,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $165,213
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $50,500
Deductible $0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
  Incurred to Date Anticipated
Medical Expense $0 $0
Wage Loss $0 $0
Other Expenses $0 $0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Policy in place.
No updates found.



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