Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. RICHARD ROACH, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. RICHARD ROACH, MD
12109 County Road 103 Ste 2
US

Court Case # 2019-CA-517

Indemnity Paid: $500,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M202093269
Claim Number : 388352
Date Submitted : 8/13/2020
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
DOCTORS COMPANY, AN INTERINSURANCE EXCHANGE (THE) Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
95-3014772  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Kelly   Andrews
Street Address
12724 Gran Bay Parkway, W., Suite 400
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32258
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 360 - 3038     kandrews@thedoctors.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRICHARD ROACH
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed12109 CR 103
CityStateZip CodeCounty
OXFORDFL34484Sumter
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
1633213$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME117782Urology - no surgery 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MSumter
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other Hospital/InstitutionADVANCED UROLOGY INSTITUTE (LEESBURG)
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherPhysician's Office
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
9/21/20178/13/2019
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Renal calculus. (kidney stones)
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Left ESWL.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged improper management of anti-coagulant pre-operatively resulting in stroke and neurologic injury.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
1/17/20202019-CA-517
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Sumter8/10/2020
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Advanced Urology Institute
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
8/10/2020
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$500,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$14,415
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$15,633
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$468,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$32,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
The case was discussed with the insured and medical experts.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

Court Case # 35-2016-CA-002140

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201887179
Claim Number : 1027026-01
Date Submitted : 12/3/2018
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
MEDICAL PROTECTIVE COMPANY (THE) Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
35-0506406  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Lynn Louthan
Street Address
5814 Reed Road
City State Zip
Ft Wayne IN 46835
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(260) 486 - 0778     reportaclaim@medpro.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRichardMRoach
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed12109 County Road 103 Ste 2
CityStateZip CodeCounty
OxfordFL34484Sumter
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
57588$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME117782Surgery - Urological 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FLake
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
LEESBURG REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER100084
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
10/14/20146/29/2015
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Right renal calculus
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Right percutaneous Nephrolithotomty
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Failure to rule out stone fragments, failure to request a urinalysis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Urosepsis resulting in kidney failure and dialysis
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Significant - Deafness, loss of limb, loss of eye, loss of one kidney or lung.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
12/22/201735-2016-CA-002140
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Lake11/26/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
The Advanced Urology Specialists of FL LLC
Tran MD, Dan N
Florida Hospital Medical Group Inc dba Lake Surgical Associa
Leesburg Regional Medical Center Inc
Central Florida Health Inc dba Leesburg Regional Medical Cen
Advanced Urology Insitute LLC
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
11/19/2018
 
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$25,275
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$12,939
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$125,000
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
n/a
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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