Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Ramin Abdolvahabi, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 2013 CA 13738

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201574742
Claim Number : 12-0269-A-12
Date Submitted : 1/19/2016
 
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 Tamla   Lloyd
Street Address
4651 Salisbury Road, Suite 410
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32256
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 296 - 2887 212 (904) 296 - 1245 tlloyd@fdinsurancecompany.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRamin Abdolvahabi
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3319 State Road 7, Suite 313
CityStateZip CodeCounty
WellingtonFL33449Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MG000177$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME90012Surgery - Neurology - Including Child 

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPalm Beach
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
N/A000000
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherPhysician's Office
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
10/29/201212/3/2012
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
In October 2012, the patient was presented to Jupiter Medical Center for orthopedic surgery.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
On October 29, 2012, the insured performed a posterior lumbar interbody fusion and pedicle screw fixation with decompression and exploration at L3-4 and L5-S1.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None made
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged negligent surgical technique causing patient to bleed to death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
9/18/20132013 CA 13738
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach4/30/2015
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Jupiter Anesthesia Associates, LLC
Jupiter Medical Center, Inc
Palm Beach Neurosurgery, LLC
Rosselli, Matteo
Fecht, Denise
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
4/30/2015
 
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$53,170
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 insured and risk management was notified. Risk management has discussed with insured.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:1/19/2016 2:29:24 PM
Reason for Change:Updated LAE amount.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel5045353170

 

 

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Court Case # 50-2017-CA-006137

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201884266
Claim Number : Incident No: 109476
Date Submitted : 2/5/2018
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
NORCAL MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
94-2301054  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Diane   McNab
Street Address
4651 Salisbury Rd, Suite 410
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32256
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(954) 439 - 0580     dmcnab@norcal-group.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRaminMAbdolvahabi
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3319 S. State Road 7, Suite 313
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Lake WorthFL33449Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
720584N$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME90012Surgery - Neurology - Including Child 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
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
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
JFK MEDICAL CENTER100080
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
8/24/20153/2/2017
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The patient had herniation/bulging discs at L4/5 and L5/S1.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Practitioner performed a bilateral L4/5 hemilaminectomy and foraminotomies, together with a left L5/S1 hemilaminectomy with foraminotomies and discectomy. Pathology reflected no infection.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
There was no misdiagnosis.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
53 year old male alleged practitioner failed to recognize questionable wound infection which resulted in further procedure and aggravation of pre-existing back injury.
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
6/1/201750-2017-CA-006137
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach1/24/2018
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
1/8/2018
 
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$58,158
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$58,158
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
Insured conferenced with attorney and claims specialist
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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