Dr Hector Manuel Mendez-rivera, MD - Medicare Internal Medicine in Carolina, PR

Dr Hector Manuel Mendez-rivera, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease" physician in Carolina, Puerto Rico. He went to University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine and graduated in 1990 and has 32 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Internal Medicine. His current practice location is Ac5 Calle Tulipan, Ac5 Monserrate Avenue, Carolina, Puerto Rico. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (787) 768-1460.

Dr Hector Manuel Mendez-rivera is licensed to practice in Puerto Rico (license number 8789) 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 1205949906.

Contact Information

Dr Hector Manuel Mendez-rivera, MD
Ac5 Calle Tulipan, Ac5 Monserrate Avenue,
Carolina, PR 00983-3403
(787) 768-1460
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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Hector Manuel Mendez-rivera
GenderMale
SpecialityInternal Medicine
Experience32 Years
LocationAc5 Calle Tulipan, Carolina, Puerto Rico
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 Hector Manuel Mendez-rivera attended and graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine in 1990
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1205949906
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 08/16/2006
  • Last Update Date: 07/08/2007
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 0547284671
  • Enrollment ID: I20060117000445

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Hector Manuel Mendez-rivera such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1205949906NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RC0000XInternal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease 8789 (Puerto Rico)Primary

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 Hector Manuel Mendez-rivera 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 Hector Manuel Mendez-rivera, MD
Ac-5 Monserrate Avenue,
Carolina, PR 00983

Ph: (787) 768-1460
Dr Hector Manuel Mendez-rivera, MD
Ac5 Calle Tulipan, Ac5 Monserrate Avenue,
Carolina, PR 00983-3403

Ph: (787) 768-1460

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