Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. RAMAK ABUMEHDI ATTARAN Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 14-016392-CA-01

Indemnity Paid: $1,000,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201575670
Claim Number : 14-0029-A-13
Date Submitted : 8/31/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
FD INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
20-3704679  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Tamla   Lloyd
Street Address
4651 Salisbury Road, Suite 410
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32256
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 296 - 2887 212 (904) 296 - 1245 tlloyd@fdinsurancecompany.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual RAMAK   ABUMEHDI ATTARAN
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 3801 Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 300
City State Zip Code County
Miami FL 33137 Dade
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
ME109616 $1,000,000 $3,000,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME109616 Cardiovascular Disease - Minor Surgery  

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  M Dade
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility  
Name of Institution Code
AVENTURA HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CTR. 100131
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
5/25/2013 2/7/2014
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The patient was presented and admitted to Aventura Hospital with complaints of severe chest pain, weakness, dizziness, and shortness of breath on 5/25/13.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
The insured performed a cardiac catheterization on 5/25/13.
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None made
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged failure to note evidence of severe aortic insufficiency with opacification of the left ventricle on aortography in the cardiac catheterization report.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
7/16/2014 14-016392-CA-01
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Dade 7/31/2015
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Morton, Patrick D
Cardelli, Ivette
Advanced Medical Care Associates, PA
Miami-Dade Cardiology Consultants, LLC
Camp, Armando E
Armando E. Camp, MD, PA
Braun, Michael J
Florida Institute For Cardiovascular Care, PA d/b/a Healthwo
South Florida Research Solutions, LLC
Berger, Lawrence A
Lawrence A Berger, MD, PA
Florida Heart and Health, LLC
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.  
Arbitration
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 $1,000,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $65,310
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $0
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
The circumstances of this case were discussed with the insured and risk management was notified. Risk management discussed the case with the insured.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $50,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201679746
Claim Number : 15-0219-A-12
Date Submitted : 9/21/2016
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
FD INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
20-3704679  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Dionysia   Lawson
Street Address
560 Davis Street
City State Zip
San Francisco CA 94111
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(415) 735 - 2013   (415) 735 - 2097 dlawson@norcalmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual RAMAK   ABUMEHDI ATTARAN
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 3801 Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 300
City State Zip Code County
Miami FL 33137 Dade
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
MG001287 $1,000,000 $3,000,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME109616 Surgery - Cardiac  

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  M Dade
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility  
Name of Institution Code
N/A 000000
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Critical Care Unit  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
12/16/2012 9/14/2015
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient presented to hospital with complaint of shortness of breath and and jaw pain.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient was admitted to hospital for monitoring
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None Shown
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Heparin induced Thrombocytopenia Thrombosis resulting in amputation of fingers
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 Suit Circuit Court Case Number
  *NR
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
*NR 6/1/2016
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Htoo, Saan
Navarro, Maximo
Correa, Luis
Aventura Hospital
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within the pre-suit period as set forth in 766.106 (more than 90 days before suit is filed).
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court Decision Other
No Court Proceedings.  
Arbitration
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 $12,114
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $0
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
Circumstances of this case were discussed with the insured and risk management was notified. Risk management discussed the case with the insured
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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