Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Nicholas P Bell Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 13-CA-015038

Indemnity Paid: $40,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number :M201470052
Claim Number :2013-114496
Date Submitted :3/10/2014
Insurer Information
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Street Address
PO Box52810
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(425) 636 - 10001012(916) 781 -
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed12113 West Linebaugh Ave
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
DSA 065089255$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
DN17846Dental General Practice - NOC80211

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
CityStateZip Code
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherDental treatment room
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The patient presented with several teeth in need of root canal treatment.Crowns and fillings.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Insured performed root canal treatment and placed fillings and crowns on several teeth
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
No misdiagnosis was made
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
The patient alleges the dental treatment was defective including root canals and crowns.Patient claims all work needs to be redone.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Minor - Infections, misset fracture, fall in hospital. Recovery delayed.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


Legal Information
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within 90 days of suit being filed.
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$40,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
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
no safety steps taken.
No updates found.



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