Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. IRWIN BERETSKY, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 04-002053

Indemnity Paid: $62,500.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number :M200744786
Claim Number :MM233773
Date Submitted :3/13/2007
Insurer Information
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Street Address
Ten Parkway North, Suite 100
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(847) 572 - 6082 (847) 572 -
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualIrwin Beretsky
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed2843 Northeast 28th Street
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Fort LauderdaleFL33308Broward
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME62661Radiology - Diagnostic - No Surgery 

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
Plaintiff had undergone a D&C for heavy menstrual bleeding.A follow-up ultrasound which showed a possible lesionb or fibroid.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
A endometrial ablation was performed.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
A large fibroid was missed and plaintiff suffered perforation and burns of her uterus and small intestine.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Peritonitis followed by death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within 90 days of suit being filed.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
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$62,500
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$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
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