Dr Anita Bakshi Kumar, MD - Medicare Gastroenterology in Washington, DC

Dr Anita Bakshi Kumar, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology" physician in Washington, District Of Columbia. She went to Medical College Of Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine and graduated in 2007 and has 12 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Gastroenterology. She is a member of the group practice Medical Faculty Associates, Inc and her current practice location is 2150 Pennsylvania Ave Nw, Washington, District Of Columbia. You can reach out to her office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (202) 741-2160.

Dr Anita Bakshi Kumar is licensed to practice in District Of Columbia (license number MD038379) and she also participates in the medicare program. She accepts medicare assignments (which means she accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance) and her NPI Number is 1154581502.

Contact Information

Dr Anita Bakshi Kumar, MD
2150 Pennsylvania Ave Nw,
Washington, DC 20037-3201
(202) 741-2160
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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Anita Bakshi Kumar
GenderFemale
SpecialityGastroenterology
Experience12 Years
Location2150 Pennsylvania Ave Nw, Washington, District Of Columbia
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsYes. She accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
  Medical Education and Training:
  • Dr Anita Bakshi Kumar attended and graduated from Medical College Of Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 2007
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1154581502
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 06/10/2008
  • Last Update Date: 07/26/2013
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 6305080144
  • Enrollment ID: I20130918000466

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Anita Bakshi Kumar such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1154581502NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RG0100XInternal Medicine - Gastroenterology MD038379 (District Of Columbia)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
George Washington Univ HospitalWashington, DCAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Medical Faculty Associates, Inc4082528898719

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. Dr Anita Bakshi Kumar allows following entities to bill medicare on her behalf.
Entity NameMedical Faculty Associates, Inc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1417990581
PECOS PAC ID: 4082528898
Enrollment ID: O20031117000341

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 Anita Bakshi Kumar 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 Anita Bakshi Kumar, MD
2150 Pennsylvania Ave Nw,
Washington, DC 20037-3201

Ph: (202) 741-2160
Dr Anita Bakshi Kumar, MD
2150 Pennsylvania Ave Nw,
Washington, DC 20037-3201

Ph: (202) 741-2160

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