Benjamin Buckner, MD - Medicare Ophthalmology in Draper, UT

Benjamin Buckner, MD is a medicare enrolled "Ophthalmology" physician in Draper, Utah. His current practice location is 11820 S State St, Draper, Utah. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (573) 882-1506.

Benjamin Buckner is licensed to practice in Utah (license number 10732309-1205) and he also participates in the medicare program. He does not accept medicare assignments directly but he may accept medicare through third-party (refer to Reassignment section below) and may also prescribe medicare part D drugs. His NPI Number is 1801206966.

Contact Information

11820 S State St
UT 84020-7133
(573) 882-1506
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Physician's Profile

Full NameBenjamin Buckner
LocationDraper, Utah
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMedicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1801206966
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 04/29/2014
  • Last Update Date: 11/28/2018
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 6608192141
  • Enrollment ID: I20181119002675

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Benjamin Buckner such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207W00000XOphthalmology 10732309-1205 (Utah)Primary

Medicare Reassignments

Some practitioners may not bill the customers directly but medicare billing happens through clinics / group practice / hospitals where the provider works. Medicare reassignment of benefits is a mechanism by which practitioners allow third parties to bill and receive payment for medicare services performed by them. Benjamin Buckner allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameHoopes Vision Correction Center
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1982759122
PECOS PAC ID: 7618874231
Enrollment ID: O20031212000668

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. Benjamin Buckner 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
Benjamin Buckner, MD
1 Hospital Dr
Mason Eye Institute
MO 65201-5276

Ph: (573) 882-1506
Benjamin Buckner, MD
11820 S State St
UT 84020-7133

Ph: (573) 882-1506

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Practice Location: 11820 S State St, Draper, UT 84020
Phone: 801-568-0200    Fax: 801-563-0200
Phillip Carl Hoopes Sr., M.D.
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 11820 So State St., 200, Draper, UT 84020
Phone: 801-568-0200    Fax: 801-563-0200
Phillip Carl Hoopes, Jr., M.D.
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 11820 S. State St, Ste. 200, Draper, UT 84020
Phone: 801-568-0200    Fax: 801-563-0200

Medicare Program: Medicare is a federal government program which provides health insurance to people who are 65 or older. This program also covers certain younger people with disabilities (who receive Social Security Disability Insurance - SSDI), and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a transplant, sometimes called ESRD.

Medicare Assignment: Assignment means that your doctor, provider, or supplier agrees (or is required by law) to accept the Medicare-approved amount as full payment for covered services. Most doctors, providers, and suppliers accept assignment, but you should always check to make sure. Participating providers have signed an agreement to accept assignment for all Medicare-covered services.

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