Clifton Thomas Pannell Lewis, MD - Medicare Cardiac Surgery in Birmingham, AL

Clifton Thomas Pannell Lewis, MD is a medicare enrolled "Thoracic Surgery (cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)" physician in Birmingham, Alabama. He went to University Of Alabama School Of Medicine and graduated in 1983 and has 36 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Cardiac Surgery. He is a member of the group practice Baptist Health Center - Princeton Cardiothoracic Surgery and his current practice location is 833 Princeton Ave Sw, Suite 200a, Birmingham, Alabama. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (205) 786-2776.

Clifton Thomas Pannell Lewis is licensed to practice in Alabama (license number 11515) 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 1639173271.

Contact Information

833 Princeton Ave Sw
Suite 200a
Birmingham
AL 35211-1323
(205) 786-2776
(205) 786-6227

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Physician's Profile

Full NameClifton Thomas Pannell Lewis
GenderMale
SpecialityCardiac Surgery
Experience36 Years
LocationBirmingham, 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:
  • Clifton Thomas Pannell Lewis attended and graduated from University Of Alabama School Of Medicine in 1983
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1639173271
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 06/10/2005
  • Last Update Date: 07/02/2014
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 8628964558
  • Enrollment ID: I20090223000527

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Clifton Thomas Pannell Lewis such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1639173271NPI-NPPES
09926OtherFLBCBS PROVIDER #
P00031559OtherFLRAILROAD MEDICARE PROVIDE
062435700MedicaidFL

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
208G00000XThoracic Surgery (cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery) 11515 (Alabama)Primary
208G00000XThoracic Surgery (cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery) ME55952 (Florida)Secondary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Princeton Baptist Medical CenterBirmingham, ALAcute Care Hospital
D C H Regional Medical CenterTuscaloosa, ALAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Baptist Health Center - Princeton Cardiothoracic Surgery488084927219

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. Clifton Thomas Pannell Lewis allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameBaptist Health Center - Princeton Cardiothoracic Surgery
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1326388158
PECOS PAC ID: 4880849272
Enrollment ID: O20130311000339

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. Clifton Thomas Pannell Lewis is enrolled with medicare and thus, if eligible, can prescribe medicare part D drugs to patients with medicare part D benefits.

Medicare Quality Measures

Quality ProgramParticipation
Reported to Medicare Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) Yes
Used Electronic Health Record (EHR) No
Committed to heart health through the Million Hearts Initiative No

Mailing Address and Practice Location

Mailing AddressPractice Location Address
Clifton Thomas Pannell Lewis, MD
833 Princeton Ave Sw
Suite 200a
Birmingham
AL 35211-1323

Ph: (205) 786-2776
Clifton Thomas Pannell Lewis, MD
833 Princeton Ave Sw
Suite 200a
Birmingham
AL 35211-1323

Ph: (205) 786-2776

Reviews and Comments

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