Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. MUKESH C AGGARWAL Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 05-2004-CA-01155

Indemnity Paid: $425,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200535902
Claim Number :502333
Date Submitted :7/19/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
AMERICAN HEALTHCARE INDEMNITY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-2048400 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualTerryMBinns
Street Address
1888 Century Park East, Suite 800
CityStateZip
Los AngelesCA90067
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(310) 556 - 7488 (310) 556 - 7400Tbinns@scpie-ahi.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMukeshCAggarwal
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1045 No. Courtenay Parkway
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Merritt IslandFL32953Brevard
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
22000983$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME36143Surgery - Opthalmology00000

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MBrevard
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other Outpatient FacilityThe Merritt Eye Clinic
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
8/25/20003/22/2004
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Poor vision due to hyperopia, astigmatism and presbyopia.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Lasik surgery, right eye.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnosis keratoconus prior to performing lasik surgery.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Poor vision in the right eye.
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
8/6/200405-2004-CA-01155
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Brevard6/21/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Aggarwal Medical Associates, P.A.
Neovision Laser Center, Inc.
The Merritt Eye Clinic
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
6/21/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$425,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$16,619
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$3,842
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$0$10,000
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Interview with investigator and defense counsel, answer interrogatories, deposition, review expert reports, etc.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # 09CA30032

Indemnity Paid: $195,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201264727
Claim Number :C133059
Date Submitted :9/6/2012
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
ADMIRAL INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
22-2235730 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDianeMPucci
Street Address
1255 Caldwell Road
CityStateZip
Cherry HillNJ08034
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(856) 857 - 3375 (856) 429 - 3630dpucci@admiralins.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMUKESHCAGGARWAL
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1045 N. COURTNEY PARKWAY
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MERRITT ISLANDFL32953Brevard
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
EO000009078-01$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME36143Surgery - Opthalmology 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FBrevard
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Special Procedure Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
5/8/20089/18/2008
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
COMPLAINT OF PTERYGIUM OF THE LEFT EYE
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
A PTERYGIUM REMOVAL ON THE LEFT EYE
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
TOO LARGE AN INCISION MADE RELATIVE TO THE SIZE OF THE PTERYGIUM AND IMPROPERLY USING MITOMYCIN BOTH PERI-OPERATIVELY AS WELL AS POST-OPERATIVELY.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
TOO LARGE AN INCISION MADE RELATIVE TO THE SIZE OF THE PTERYGIUM AND IMPROPERLY USING MITOMYCIN BOTH PERI-OPERATIVELY AS WELL AS POST-OPERATIVELY.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/29/200909CA30032
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Brevard3/30/2012
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
4/12/2012
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$195,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$49,998
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$195,000
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
NONE
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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