Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. KRISTEN IGUALADA-HEINE, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. KRISTEN IGUALADA-HEINE, MD
175 NW 136th Ave.
US

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $21,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201677693
Claim Number : 3145
Date Submitted : 3/25/2016
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF ORTHODONTISTS INS. CO. Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
03-0347914  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Elizabeth   Franklin
Street Address
401 N. Lindbergh Blvd.
City State Zip
St. Louis MO 63141
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(314) 292 - 6526   (314) 993 - 6843 efranklin@aaortho.org
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKristen Igualada-Heine
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed175 NW 136th Ave.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
SunriseFL33325Broward
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PLC07FL00208-07$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Dentistry 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
DN16748Orthodontics 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MBroward
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other LocationSawgrass Orthodontics
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherOrthodontic office
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
2/10/20145/1/2014
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Mild-moderate crowding, crossed upper central incisors.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
The doctor was performing interproximal reduction when the patient's was cut by the IPR device underneath his lip.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Cut lip.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Slight - Lacerations, contusions, minor scars, rash. No delay.

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
*NR9/11/2015
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Settlement Reached Prior to Pre-Suit Period
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
9/22/2015
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$21,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$20,035
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$965$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Practice carefully.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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

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