Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Vivek S Desai Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # CI002-2410

Indemnity Paid: $1,795,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200536817
Claim Number :14788
Date Submitted :11/8/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
58-1449198 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityMAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
CityStateZip
OrlandoFL32819
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813 (407) 370 - 2247cwehner@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualVivek Desai
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed615 E. Princeton Street Suite 400
CityStateZip CodeCounty
OrlandoFL32803Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1600354 00$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME61521Pediatrics - Minor Surgery49523

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MOrange
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
FLORIDA HOSPITAL (ORLANDO)100007
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Critical Care Unit 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/18/200111/27/2001
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Septic arthritis
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Gentamicin treatment
Diagnostic Code :380.1
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to properly manage Gentamicin
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
3/15/2002CI002-2410
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange9/6/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Otegbeye, Ayodeji
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
After appeal.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
Directed verdict for plaintiff. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
5/3/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$1,795,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$200,000
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$60,000
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$1,795,000
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
Risk Management has counseled insured
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:11/8/2005 8:11:56 AM
Reason for Change:Corrected final disposition date
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Date of Final Disposition03-MAY-0506-SEP-05

 

 

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Court Case # 2002-CA-7080

Indemnity Paid: $362,500.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200536961
Claim Number :15206
Date Submitted :10/3/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
58-1449198 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityMAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
CityStateZip
OrlandoFL32819
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813 (407) 370 - 2247cwehner@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualVivekSDesai
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed615 E. Princeton St., Suite 400
CityStateZip CodeCounty
OrlandoFL32803Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1600354 00$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME61521Pediatrics - Minor Surgery49523

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FOrange
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
FLORIDA HOSPITAL (ORLANDO)100007
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Critical Care Unit 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
10/25/20002/21/2002
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Appendicitis
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
No iatrogenic injury
Diagnostic Code :541.0
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose ruptured appendix
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death from sepsis following ruptured appendix
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
7/22/20022002-CA-7080
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange9/8/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Alvarez MD, Raul
Otegbeye MD, Ayodeji
Desai MD, Prashant
Winter Haven Pediatrics
Oludapo MD, Soremi
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
9/8/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$362,500
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$35,000
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$20,000
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$57,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk Management has counseled insured
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # 04-CA-4390

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200641625
Claim Number :18509
Date Submitted :10/11/2006
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
58-1449198 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityMAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
CityStateZip
OrlandoFL32819
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813 (407) 370 - 2247cwehner@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualVivekSDesai
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed844 North Thornton Avenue
CityStateZip CodeCounty
OrlandoFL32803Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1600354 02$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME61521Pediatrics - Minor Surgery49523

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MOrange
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
FLORIDA HOSPITAL (ORLANDO)100007
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/6/20029/15/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Hyperbilirubinemia
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Doctor recommended transfusion but parent refused
Diagnostic Code :774.7
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to treat hyperbilirubinemia
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Brain injury
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
5/19/200404-CA-4390
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange9/11/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Patel, MD, Mona
Clermont-Ocoee Pediatrics
Florida Hospital Orlando
Health Central
Central Florida Pediatric Intensive Care
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
6/15/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$250,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$29,151
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$9,921
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$250,000
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
Risk management has counseled insured
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:10/11/2006 12:02:36 PM
Reason for Change:Report updated to reflect Court document Final Dismissal date of 09/11/06.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Date of Final Disposition30-JUN-0611-SEP-06

 

 

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Court Case # 2002-CA-008862-0

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200642185
Claim Number :15568
Date Submitted :10/11/2006
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
58-1449198 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityMAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
CityStateZip
OrlandoFL32819
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813 (407) 370 - 2247cwehner@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualVivekSDesai
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed615 E. Princeton Street, Suite 400
CityStateZip CodeCounty
OrlandoFL32803Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1600354 00$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME61521Pediatrics - Minor Surgery49523

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MOrange
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
FLORIDA HOSPITAL (ORLANDO)100007
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/27/20014/30/2002
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Dehydration
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Intubation
Diagnostic Code :425.4
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose and treat respiratory distress
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
9/17/20022002-CA-008862-0
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange9/25/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Florida Hospital
Central Florida Pediatric Intensive Care Specialists
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
9/5/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$250,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$89,802
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$28,238
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$250,000
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
Risk management has counseled insured
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:10/11/2006 11:39:03 AM
Reason for Change:Report updated to reflect Court document Final Dismissal date of 09/25/06.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Date of Final Disposition29-AUG-0625-SEP-06

 

 

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