Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. KENNETH ESSIG, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. KENNETH ESSIG, MD
500 East Central Avenue
US

Court Case # GC-G-01-1974

Indemnity Paid: $100,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200640684
Claim Number :HM047686
Date Submitted :5/18/2006
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
AMERICAN CASUALTY COMPANY OF READING, PENNSYLVANIAPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
23-0342560 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCarolALobacz
Street Address
300 NW 82nd Avenue, Suite 405
CityStateZip
PlantationFL33324
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 423 - 5434 (954) 423 - 5402carol.lobacz@cna.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKenneth Essig
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed500 East Central Avenue
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Winter HavenFL33880Polk
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HHP 1066907346-2$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME73354Urology- minor surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MPolk
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
WINTER HAVEN HOSPITAL100052
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherEmergency Room
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
10/12/19981/8/2001
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Epididymo orchitis
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
This practitioner was consulted by the ER physician by telephone for treatment of epididymitis and prescribed Floxin.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Epididymitis/Epididymo orchitis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
3 days after the ER visit the patient was diagosed with Epididymo orchitis and underwent removal of his testicle.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
9/26/2001GC-G-01-1974
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Polk1/8/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Gibbs, Jerry
Inphynet Contracting
Winter Haven Hospital
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
12/9/2004
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$100,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$67,974
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$95,119
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$100,000
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
Insured discussed case with defense counsel and insurance personnel.
 
Updates
 
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