Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. KATAYOON BEHSHID, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 2014CA009239

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201574524
Claim Number : 318118
Date Submitted : 5/6/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
DOCTORS COMPANY, AN INTERINSURANCE EXCHANGE (THE) Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
95-3014772  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Tiffany D Taylor
Street Address
13450 West Sunrise Blvd
City State Zip
Sunrise FL 33323
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(877) 320 - 0748     TTaylor@thedoctors.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKatayoon Behshid
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed5247 SW 149th Ave
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MiramarFL33027Broward
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
0070250$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME83718Pathology - No Surgery 

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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
Hospital Outpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
BOCA RATON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL100168
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherLaboratory
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/30/20105/8/2014
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
This 68 year old female underwent diagnostic & laparoscopic bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy w/gross pathologic evaluation by another physician.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Pathology of the endometrial curettage was read by a physician employed at the time with the insd group as "adenomyoma." Another pathologist with the hospital concurred with the diagnosis. On 10/18/12, she underwent lap total hysterectomy w/morcellation of uterine fibroids.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged misinterpretation of pathology specimens, resulting in a 22 month delay in the pathological diagnosis of a malignant mixed mullerian high grade uterine carcinoma in an unmarried 71 year old patient
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
7/30/20142014CA009239
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach4/24/2015
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Bradley Douglas, M.D.
Boca Raton OB-GYN Specialists, LLC
Larry Hirschfield, M.D.
Boca Pathology, Inc.
Boca Raton Regional Hospital, Inc.
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
No Payment Made
Court DecisionOther
OtherDismissed
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?No
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$0
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$41,692
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
Unknown
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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