Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. MODAR ASHOURI, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201574357
Claim Number : 201507089
Date Submitted : 4/22/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
ASHOURI, MODAR Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
20-1507087 ME47827
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual MOIDAR   ASHOURI
Street Address
6615 SW. 83 AVE
City State Zip
MIAMI FL 33143
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(786) 942 - 9600     moidarmiami@gmail.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMODAR ASHOURI
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer6615 SW 83 AVE
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MIAMIFL33143Dade
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PLM-200794-0314$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME47827Radiology - Diagnostic - No Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FDade
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
COLUMBIA KENDALL MEDICAL CENTER100209
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Labor and Delivery Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
10/16/20135/20/2014
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
MACROSOMIAThe information here are limited due to space limitation but the patient's mother had complete prenatal workup at an outside facility indicating the presence of Macrosomia and those information were not available when the ultrasound was performed.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
VAGINAL DELIVERY
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
The sonographer had performed an ultrasound to estimate the fetal age and weight and had estimated the fetal weight to be equal to 3462 grams plus or minus 249 grams and I had reported the ultrasound as per the sonographer measurments.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Vaginal delivery was performed which was complicated by a shoulder injury( Dystocia)and a right brachial plexus injury as the actual baby's weight on delivery was 4500 grams indicating incorrect measurments by the sonographer which were included in my report
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Major - Burns, surgical material left, drug side effect, brain damage. Recovery delayed.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
 *NR
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
*NR12/10/2014
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within the pre-suit period as set forth in 766.106 (more than 90 days before suit is filed).
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim subject to arbitration, but settlement reached in lieu of award.
Date of Payment
12/10/2014
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$250,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$250,000
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
Making the medical records from outside facility available at delivery and the deliverying doctor should be aware of the prenatal medical findings.Emphasizing that the sonographer do his measurments and numbers correctly.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:4/22/2015 1:58:39 PM
Reason for Change:adding more clinical information
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Safety Management Steps Takenconfirming that the sonographer measurments and numbers are done correctly.Making the medical records from outside facility available at delivery and the deliverying doctor should be aware of the prenatal medical findings.Emphasizing that the sonographer do his measurments and numbers correctly.
Principal InjuryVaginal delivery was performed which was complicated by a shoulder injury( Dystocia)and a right brachial plexus injury as the actual baby's weight on delivery was 4500 grams indicating incorrect measurments by the sonographer and incorrect ultrasound report by me.Vaginal delivery was performed which was complicated by a shoulder injury( Dystocia)and a right brachial plexus injury as the actual baby's weight on delivery was 4500 grams indicating incorrect measurments by the sonographer which were included in my report
Final DiagnosisMACROSOMIAMACROSOMIAThe information here are limited due to space limitation but the patient's mother had complete prenatal workup at an outside facility indicating the presence of Macrosomia and those information were not available when the ultrasound was performed.

 

 

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

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Court Case # 10-18395 CA 31

Indemnity Paid: $200,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201472254
Claim Number : 10317
Date Submitted : 10/8/2014
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
FD INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
20-3704679  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Linda D Collins
Street Address
4651 Salisbury Road, Suite 410
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32256
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 296 - 2887 214 (904) 296 - 1245 lcollins@fldic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualModar Ashouri
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed7361 SW 120th Avenue
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MiamiFL33183Dade
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
11970$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME47827Radiology - Diagnostic - No Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FDade
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
KENDALL ENDOSCOPY AND SURGERY CENTER14960457
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/2/20074/16/2009
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient presented to the ER with complaint of headache. CT scan was performed with this insured reading the scan.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
CT scan read.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None made.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged failure to properly interpret CT of the brain.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Grave - Quadraplegia, severe brain damage, lifelong care or fatal prognosis.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
3/29/201010-18395 CA 31
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Dade9/10/2014
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Kendall Healthcare Group, LTD d/b/a Kendall Regional Medical
Kendall Regional Radiology & Imaging Associates, Inc.
Sheridan Emergency Physician Services, Inc.
Agostini-Miranda, M.D., Alex
Taladriz, M.D., Arturo
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
9/10/2014
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$200,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$46,128
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
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
Circumstances of this case have been discussed with the insured and Risk Management was notified.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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