Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. LUIS A ALICEA, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 12 CA-012642

Indemnity Paid: $40,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201988909
Claim Number : 7008109
Date Submitted : 5/24/2019
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
FORTRESS INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
36-4159841  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Romelia   Alvarez
Street Address
425 N Martingale Road Suite 900
City State Zip
Schaumburg IL 60173
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(847) 653 - 8823     Romelia.Alvarez@fortressins.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualLuisAAlicea
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4129 W Kennedy Blvd Ste 1
CityStateZip CodeCounty
TampaFL33609Hillsborough
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
3002229$2,000,000$6,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Dentistry 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
DN15801Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FHillsborough
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/1/20108/31/2011
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The patient presented to insured with a fracture to tooth #7.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
The insured performed root canals on tooth #7 and #8, fabricated and placed a temporary crown at tooth #7.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Allegation is that insured used etching gel and caused a chemical burn around tooth #7 leading to a burn, bone necrosis and infection.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs. Includes non-disabling injuries.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
8/9/201212 CA-012642
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hillsborough4/26/2019
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
4/8/2019
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$40,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$124,193
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$15,102
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
Documentation
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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