Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Sanford Dolgin Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # H27-CA-2002001725-DM

Indemnity Paid: $650,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200743902
Claim Number :A02-25618-00
Date Submitted :1/11/2007
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCheriMMontague
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423043(904) 358 - 6728montague@fpic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualSanfordRDolgin
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4714 North Armenia Ave, Ste 200
CityStateZip CodeCounty
TampaFL33603Hillsborough
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
9795$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME60810Surgery - Otorhinolaryngology80159

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPasco
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
SPRING HILL REGIONAL HOSPITAL111525
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
7/2/20002/20/2002
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Facial trauma from horse kick with comminuted facial fracture and facial laceration with loose and expelled teeth.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Laceration repairs and open reduction and fracture stabilization with internal titanium plates and septoplasty.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Plaintiff alleges that a palate fracture was not diagnosed or treated timely.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Crossbite and residual pain and loss of jaw function.
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
7/18/2002H27-CA-2002001725-DM
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hernando12/20/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
After appeal.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
Judgment for the plaintiff after appeal ... 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
12/20/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$650,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$187,259
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$163,852
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$650,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$155,231$7,200
Wage Loss$148,000$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Risk management referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # 07 15344

Indemnity Paid: $15,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200851440
Claim Number :33401-01
Date Submitted :11/20/2008
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualOdessa Choice
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423045(904) 358 - 6728odessa.choice@fpic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualSanford Dolgin
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4714 N Armenia Ave, Ste 200
CityStateZip CodeCounty
TampaFL33603Hillsborough
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
9795$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME60810Surgery - Otorhinolaryngology80159

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FHillsborough
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
7/22/200511/21/2005
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Right temporal bone fracture and dural tear.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged that patient was prematurely allowed to valsalva following dural tear.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged extension of dural tear with permanent neurological deficits.
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
11/15/200707 15344
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hillsborough10/28/2008
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
10/28/2008
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$15,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$17,626
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$29,798
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$15,000
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Risk management referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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