Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. LAWRENCE S AMESSE, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 502016CA008952

Indemnity Paid: $50,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201886287
Claim Number : GC108432A2014313178
Date Submitted : 8/28/2018
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
CARE RISK RETENTION GROUP, INC. Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
52-2395338  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Sarah   McIntosh
Street Address
PO Box 22989
City State Zip
Louisville KY 40252
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(502) 708 - 3103     smcintosh@rmsc.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualLAWRENCESAMESSE
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed10301 Hagen Ranch Road, #6
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Boynton BeachFL33437Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PPL0900265$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME116927Endocrinology - 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
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
PALM BEACH GARDENS MEDICAL CENTER100176
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Special Procedure Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/8/20141/26/2016
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient sought treatment for erectile dysfunction.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
An injection of trimix was performed.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
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Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
An alleged improper performance of a trimix injection resulting in irreversible and permanent impotence. Subsequently, the patient had a blood clot removed from his penis. In addition, the patient required a penile implant.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs. Includes non-disabling injuries.

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
8/10/2016502016CA008952
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach7/13/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
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
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$50,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$165,213
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$50,500
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
Policy in place.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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