Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. CURTIS D EMMER, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. CURTIS D EMMER, MD
927 45th Street, Suite 101
US

Court Case # 502013CA018764

Indemnity Paid: $193,750.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201677316
Claim Number : 1016122-01
Date Submitted : 8/11/2016
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
MEDICAL PROTECTIVE COMPANY (THE) Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
35-0506406  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Susan K Spielman
Street Address
5814 Reed Road
City State Zip
Fort Wayne IN 46835
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(260) 486 - 0340     reportaclaim@medpro.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCurtisDEmmer
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed927 45th Street, Ste 101
CityStateZip CodeCounty
West Palm BeachFL33407Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
620277$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Osteopathic Physician 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
OS7231Otorhinolaryngology - Minor Surgery 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
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
Other LocationNorthpoint Surgery and Laser Center
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
2/13/20138/8/2013
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Sinus issues
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Endoscopic sinus surgery
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Trauma to the medial rectus muscle
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Double vision
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs. Includes non-disabling injuries.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
12/24/2013502013CA018764
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach2/19/2016
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Ear Nose & Throat Associates of South Florida PA
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
2/18/2016
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$193,750
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$21,727
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$9,728
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$133,750
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
N/A
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:8/11/2016 9:53:55 AM
Reason for Change:ALE UPDATED 8/11/2016
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel1239721727
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid58629728

 

 

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Court Case # 01 8059AO

Indemnity Paid: $95,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200536698
Claim Number :00-0127
Date Submitted :9/20/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
CLARENDON NATIONAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
52-0266645 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancy  Thomas
Street Address
2000 West Sam Houston Parkway South, 19th Floor; One Briarlake Plaza
CityStateZip
HoustonTX77042-361
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 8868 (713) 461 - 8130nancy_thomas@ajg.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCurtis Emmer
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed927 45th Street, Suite 101
CityStateZip CodeCounty
West Palm BeachFL33407Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
CMP0006650$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Osteopathic Physician 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
OS7231Otorhinolaryngology - Minor Surgery84291

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPalm Beach
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other Outpatient FacilityENT Consultants of the Palm Beaches
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
6/19/20003/21/2001
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient referred to Insured for esophageal consultation.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Rigid Esophagoscopy performed resulting in perforated esophagus.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Infection - surgical repair of esophageal perforation
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Perforated esophagus during rigid esophagoscopy and failure to timely recognize this complication resulting in surgery and additional hospitalization
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Minor - Infections, misset fracture, fall in hospital. Recovery delayed.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/7/200101 8059AO
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
During trial, but before court verdict.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
OtherSettled during trial
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$95,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$160,652
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$13,931
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
Unknown
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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