Dr Douglas Keith Held, MD - Medicare Colorectal Surgery (proctology) in New Hyde Park, NY

Dr Douglas Keith Held, MD is a medicare enrolled "Surgery" physician in New Hyde Park, New York. He went to State University Of New York Downstate Medical Center and graduated in 1980 and has 42 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Colorectal Surgery (proctology). He is a member of the group practice North Shore - Lij Medical Pc and his current practice location is 1300 Union Tpke, Suite 108, New Hyde Park, New York. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (516) 488-2743.

Dr Douglas Keith Held is licensed to practice in New York (license number 147305) 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 1457318677.

Contact Information

Dr Douglas Keith Held, MD
1300 Union Tpke, Suite 108,
New Hyde Park, NY 11040-1759
(516) 488-2743
(516) 488-6249

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Douglas Keith Held
GenderMale
SpecialityColorectal Surgery (proctology)
Experience42 Years
Location1300 Union Tpke, New Hyde Park, New York
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:
  • Dr Douglas Keith Held attended and graduated from State University Of New York Downstate Medical Center in 1980
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1457318677
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 05/01/2006
  • Last Update Date: 03/03/2008
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 4284813619
  • Enrollment ID: I20110131000983

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Douglas Keith Held such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1457318677NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
208600000XSurgery 147305 (New York)Primary
208C00000XColon & Rectal Surgery 147305 (New York)Secondary

Medical Facilities Affiliation

Facility NameLocationFacility Type
North Shore University HospitalManhasset, NYHospital
Long Island Jewish Medical CenterNew hyde park, NYHospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
North Shore - Lij Medical Pc33757015684637

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 Douglas Keith Held allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameNorth Shore Lij - Medical Pc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1053688572
PECOS PAC ID: 3375701568
Enrollment ID: O20120220000262

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 Douglas Keith Held 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 Douglas Keith Held, MD
1300 Union Tpke, Suite 108,
New Hyde Park, NY 11040-1759

Ph: (516) 488-2743
Dr Douglas Keith Held, MD
1300 Union Tpke, Suite 108,
New Hyde Park, NY 11040-1759

Ph: (516) 488-2743

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