Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. JACOB GERZENSHTEIN, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. JACOB GERZENSHTEIN, MD
4410 W. Boy Scout Blvd., Suite 175
US

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $3,000,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201680113
Claim Number : HOS-MM-150131
Date Submitted : 10/21/2016
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
CATLIN SPECIALTY INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
71-6053839  
Insurer Contact Information
Type Entity Name
Entity Catlin Specialty Insurance Co.
Street Address
3340 Peachtree Road, NE
City State Zip
Atlanta GA 30326
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(404) 439 - 6133     paul.moore@xlcatlin.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJacob Gerzenshtein
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4410 W. Boy Scout Blvd., Suite 175
CityStateZip CodeCounty
TampaFL33607Hillsborough
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
ADM-684266-0316$3,000,000$10,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME95719Surgery - Plastic 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FHillsborough
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other Hospital/Institution4410 W. Boy Scout Blvd., Tampa, FL 33607
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
8/8/20159/8/2015
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Elective surgery for body sculpting
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Liposuction and Brazilian Butt Lift
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Dr. Gerzenshtein was not alleged to have made a misdiagnosis.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Delayed diagnosis of buttock infection leading to critically low blood pressure, leading to excessive use of pressures, leading to limb death and loss.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

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
*NR5/6/2016
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
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
5/6/2016
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$3,000,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$34,208
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$2,000,000
Deductible$10,000
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$1,000,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Review of sanitary practices
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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

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Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $3,000,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201987806
Claim Number : HOS-MM-150131
Date Submitted : 2/11/2019
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
CATLIN SPECIALTY INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
71-6053839  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Denise   LaSorte
Street Address
3340 Peachtree Road, NE, Tower Place 100, Suite 2950
City State Zip
Atlanta GA 30326
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(404) 443 - 5262     denise.lasorte@axaxl.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeEntity Name
EntityBody Sculpt International LLC
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
LicensedSono Bello Body Contour Center, 4410 W. Boyscout Blvd., Ste. 175
CityStateZip CodeCounty
TampaFL33607Hillsborough
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
ADM-684266-0316$3,000,000$10,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
OtherCosmetic Medicine
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
   

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FHillsborough
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other Outpatient FacilityContour Center
Name of InstitutionCode
AESTHETIC PLASTIC SURGERY CENTER114
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherOperating Suite
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
8/7/20159/8/2015
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Urosepsis
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Brazilian buttock lift
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Improper technique
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Surgical site infection
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
*NR5/6/2016
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
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
4/26/2016
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$3,000,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$37,962
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$3,000,000
Deductible$10,000
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
Do not know.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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