Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. CYRIL DESILVA, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. CYRIL DESILVA, MD
801 E. 6th Street, Suite 302
US

Court Case # 2017-000461-CA

Indemnity Paid: $500,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201885658
Claim Number : 45373-2
Date Submitted : 6/18/2018
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Bay Medical Sacred Heart Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
90-079972 3982
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual BRIAN A CATRON
Street Address
2591 Wexford Bayne Road, Suite 401
City State Zip
Sewickley PA 15143
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(724) 934 - 6615     BRIAN.CATRON@VCM-LLC.COM
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCyril DeSilva
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer801 E. 6th Street, Suite 302
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Panama CityFL32401Bay
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
LHP SIR 2015$1,000,000$4,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME103399Surgery - Neurology - Including Child 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MBay
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
BAY MEDICAL CENTER100026
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
9/10/201410/19/2015
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Cervical Myelopathy
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged failure to properly treat cervical myelopathy.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
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Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged dysphagia with permanent PEG tube for nutrition.
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
4/27/20172017-000461-CA
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Bay5/17/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Bay Medical Sacred Heart
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
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$500,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$48,892
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
Any risk issues have been addressed or will be addressed in the future.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

*NR: Prior to 04/28/1999 this field was not required in submitted claims.

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Court Case # 2017-000461-CA

Indemnity Paid: $500,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201885993
Claim Number : 45373-1
Date Submitted : 7/25/2018
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Bay Medical Sacred Heart Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
90-079972 3982
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual BRIAN A CATRON
Street Address
2591 Wexford Bayne Road, Suite 401
City State Zip
Sewickley PA 15143
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(724) 934 - 6615     BRIAN.CATRON@VCM-LLC.COM
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCyril DeSilva
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer801 E. 6th Street Suite 302
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Panama CityFL32401Bay
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
LHP SIR 2015$1,000,000$4,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME103399Surgery - Neurology - Including Child 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MBay
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
BAY MEDICAL CENTER100026
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
9/10/201410/19/2015
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Four level disease.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Four level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged dysphagia with permanent PEG tube for nutrition.
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
4/27/20172017-000461-CA
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Bay5/17/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Bay Medical Sacred Heart
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
7/14/2018
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$500,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$58,154
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
Any risk issues have been addressed or will be addressed in the future.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

*NR: Prior to 04/28/1999 this field was not required in submitted claims.

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