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Dr. KHALED AMER, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # CACE-16-011752

Indemnity Paid: $350,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number : M201680630
Claim Number : 209078
Date Submitted : 5/22/2017
Insurer Information
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Denise   Stokes
Street Address
100 Brookwood Place
City State Zip
Birmingham AL 35209
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(205) 802 - 4790
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKhaled Amer
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed19776 El Country Club Drive
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
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
CityStateZip Code
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
General Anesthesia for Right Total Hip Arthroplasty
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Right Total Hip Arthroplasty
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
No misdiagnosis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
59 YOM underwent right total hip arthroplasty under general anesthesia and developed postoperative cauda equine syndrome due to undiagnosed L2 vertebral fracture.
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
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Tiva Healthcare, Inc.
Lehachi, Younes
Crescimone, Nicholas A
Anesthesia Physician Solutions
Treasure Coast Hospitalist PL
Craig, Aimee E
Sheridan Healthcare
Morrison, Daniele
Coastal Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine
Rossario, Edward
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. 
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$350,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$12,476
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$2,984
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$350,000
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
Insured discussed case with defense counsel, insurance personnel, and medical experts.
Date of Change:5/22/2017 11:54:16 AM
Reason for Change:updated ALAE information
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel1208412476
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid29822984



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