Charles D Woods Jr, MD - Medicare Ophthalmology in Decatur, AL

Charles D Woods Jr, MD is a medicare enrolled "Ophthalmology" physician in Decatur, Alabama. He went to University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine and graduated in 1990 and has 29 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Ophthalmology. He is a member of the group practice Charles D Woods, Md Pc and his current practice location is 1320 14th Ave Se, Decatur, Alabama. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (256) 355-3645.

Charles D Woods Jr is licensed to practice in Alabama (license number 00023250) and he also participates in the medicare program. He accepts medicare assignments (which means he accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance) and his NPI Number is 1396748786.

Contact Information

Charles D Woods Jr, MD
1320 14th Ave Se,
Decatur, AL 35601-4348
(256) 355-3645
(256) 355-0610

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Physician's Profile

Full NameCharles D Woods Jr
Experience29 Years
Location1320 14th Ave Se, Decatur, Alabama
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsYes. He accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
  Medical Education and Training:
  • Charles D Woods Jr attended and graduated from University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine in 1990
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1396748786
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 05/31/2005
  • Last Update Date: 10/17/2013
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 4587635263
  • Enrollment ID: I20040804001944

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Charles D Woods Jr such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207W00000XOphthalmology 00023250 (Alabama)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Decatur Morgan Hospital-decatur CampusDecatur, ALAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Charles D Woods, Md Pc73159180912

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. Charles D Woods Jr allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameCharles D Woods, Md Pc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1396938213
PECOS PAC ID: 7315918091
Enrollment ID: O20040804001932

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. Charles D Woods Jr 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
Charles D Woods Jr, MD
1320 14th Ave Se,
Decatur, AL 35601-4348

Ph: (256) 355-3645
Charles D Woods Jr, MD
1320 14th Ave Se,
Decatur, AL 35601-4348

Ph: (256) 355-3645

Reviews and Comments

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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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