Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. peter ballas Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 97-007241 (04)

Indemnity Paid: $20,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200537057
Claim Number :96M06735
Date Submitted :10/6/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FRONTIER INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
13-2559805 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNina LGorton
Street Address
195 lake louise marie road
CityStateZip
rock hillNY12775
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(845) 796 - 21005062(845) 807 - 4985NGorton@ftr.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Individualpeter ballas
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed16244 s military trail suite 290
CityStateZip CodeCounty
delray beachFL33484Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
cm0503305$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME46838Dermatology - All Other 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MPalm Beach
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
7/9/199312/24/1996
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
complaint of rash to the axillae and groin
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
antibiotic creams
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
failure to consider lyme disease in differential diagnosis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
failure todiagnose lyme disease
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
5/12/199797-007241 (04)
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach9/16/2005
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
Judgment for the plaintiff. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
10/5/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$20,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$146,299
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$32,432
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
the insured has consulted with defense counsel, medical experts and claims personnel regarding this matter
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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