Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. EDISON K AZENHA, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 00-8274-CI-20

Indemnity Paid: $4,759,597.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number :M200641001
Claim Number :E27254-01
Date Submitted :1/10/2007
Insurer Information
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMaria Gonzalez
Street Address
2801 SW 149th Avenue, Suite 200
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 602 - 5834
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3102 Jackson Avenue
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME73973Surgery - Obstetrics - Gynecology0

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
CityStateZip Code
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Fibroid uterus
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose a bowel perforation
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Sepsis, colostomy and amputation of two digits
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Significant - Deafness, loss of limb, loss of eye, loss of one kidney or lung.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


Legal Information
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
A Women's Health & Pregnancy Center
Sider, Todd
West Coast Surgical Specialists
Haicken, Barry N
Largo Medical Center
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
After appeal.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Disposed of by Court
Court DecisionOther
Judgment for the plaintiff. 
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$4,759,597
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$279,324
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$287,330
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$4,759,597
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
Insured discussed claim with insurance personnel and medical experts.
Date of Change:10/17/2006 10:13:17 AM
Reason for Change:"Loss Adjusted/Counsel" and "Other Loss Adjustment" has been increased due to additional invoices being paid.
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid275885302893
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel269135279324
Date of Change:1/10/2007 11:47:16 AM
Reason for Change:"Other Loss Adjustment" decreased due to reimbursements being made.
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid302893287330



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