Dr Smitha Shetty-saigal, MD - Medicare Internal Medicine in New York, NY

Dr Smitha Shetty-saigal, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Geriatric Medicine" physician in New York, New York. Her current practice location is 423 E 23rd St, New York, New York. You can reach out to her office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (212) 686-7500.

Dr Smitha Shetty-saigal is licensed to practice in New York (license number 221371) and she also participates in the medicare program. She does not accept medicare assignments directly but she may accept medicare through third-party (refer to Reassignment section below) and may also prescribe medicare part D drugs. Her NPI Number is 1316990617.

Contact Information

423 E 23rd St
New York
NY 10010-5011
(212) 686-7500
Not Available

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Smitha Shetty-saigal
GenderFemale
SpecialityInternal Medicine - Geriatric Medicine
LocationNew York, New York
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMedicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1316990617
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 05/18/2006
  • Last Update Date: 07/17/2007
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 7618157975
  • Enrollment ID: I20160502001594

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Smitha Shetty-saigal such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1316990617NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RG0300XInternal Medicine - Geriatric Medicine 221371 (New York)Primary

Medicare Part D Prescriber Enrollment

Any physician or other eligible professional who prescribes Part D drugs must either enroll in the Medicare program or opt out in order to prescribe drugs to their patients with Part D prescription drug benefit plans. Dr Smitha Shetty-saigal is enrolled with medicare and thus, if eligible, can prescribe medicare part D drugs to patients with medicare part D benefits.

Mailing Address and Practice Location

Mailing AddressPractice Location Address
Dr Smitha Shetty-saigal, MD
423 E 23rd St
Area C Clinic-geriatrics
New York
NY 10010-5011

Ph: (212) 686-7500
Dr Smitha Shetty-saigal, MD
423 E 23rd St
New York
NY 10010-5011

Ph: (212) 686-7500

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