Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. ANUP KUBAL, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. ANUP KUBAL, MD
1776 N. Pine Island Road
US

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $450,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201989342
Claim Number : 110032
Date Submitted : 7/18/2019
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
OPHTHALMIC MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY (A R.R.G.) Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
94-3047990  
Insurer Contact Information
Type Entity Name
Entity Medical Risk Consultant Group
Street Address
PO Box 140457
City State Zip
Coral Gables FL 33114
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(305) 445 - 3040   (888) 909 - 5304 MMORENO@MRCG.ORG
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualAnup Kubal
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1776 N. Pine Island Road
CityStateZip CodeCounty
PlantationFL33322Broward
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
OMC0013271$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME103910Surgery - Opthalmology 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MDade
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other Outpatient Facilitysurgical center
Name of InstitutionCode
NORTH MIAMI BEACH SURGICAL CENTER14960423
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
8/30/201611/9/2017
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Fungal infection OS
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient underwent DSAEK procedure OS by another physician. Subsequently it was determined the rim culture was positive for candida. Insured provided treatment for the fungal infection, however, the patient developed an endophthalmitis despite close follow-up and medical treatment.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
There was no misdiagnosis made. The patient was appropriately diagnosed with the fungal infection, however, treatment was not successful. Expert review revealed care was appropriate
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Loss of vision OS with subsequent enucleation
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Significant - Deafness, loss of limb, loss of eye, loss of one kidney or lung.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
 *NR
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
*NR7/16/2019
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Kubal, Aarup
North Miami Beach Surgical Center
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 DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
7/16/2019
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$450,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
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 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
Discussion with risk management personnel and medical expert review. Expert review revealed that despite appropriate treatment and close follow-up patient suffered an unfortunate outcome.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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