Dr Duane Carlton Tucker, MD is a medicare enrolled "Dermatology" physician in Apo, Armed Forces Europe. He went to Yale University School Of Medicine and graduated in 1979 and has 40 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Dermatology. He is a member of the group practice Florida Clinical Practice Association Inc and his current practice location is Psc 41, Box 1952, Apo, Armed Forces Europe. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (011) 441-473461138.
Dr Duane Carlton Tucker is licensed to practice in California (license number GFE42087) 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 1538154612.
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 Duane Carlton Tucker allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
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 Duane Carlton Tucker is enrolled with medicare and thus, if eligible, can prescribe medicare part D drugs to patients with medicare part D benefits.
Medicare Quality Measures
Reported to Medicare Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS)
Used Electronic Health Record (EHR)
Committed to heart health through the Million Hearts Initiative
Mailing Address and Practice Location
Practice Location Address
Dr Duane Carlton Tucker, MD Psc 41 Box 1952 Apo AE 09464 Ph: (011) 441-473461138
Dr Duane Carlton Tucker, MD Psc 41 Box 1952 Apo AE 09464-0020 Ph: (011) 441-473461138
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