Dr Lorenzo Gonzalez-lavin, MD - Medicare Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery) in Bonita, CA

Dr Lorenzo Gonzalez-lavin, MD is a medicare enrolled "Thoracic Surgery (cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)" physician in Bonita, California. His current practice location is 3916 Palm Dr, Bonita, California. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (619) 267-6922.

Dr Lorenzo Gonzalez-lavin is licensed to practice in California (license number A30915) and he also participates in the medicare program. He does not accept medicare assignments directly but he may accept medicare through third-party (refer to Reassignment section below) and may also prescribe medicare part D drugs. His NPI Number is 1295790434.

Contact Information

3916 Palm Dr
CA 91902-2518
(619) 267-6922
(619) 267-2013

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Lorenzo Gonzalez-lavin
SpecialityThoracic Surgery (cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
LocationBonita, California
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMedicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1295790434
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 04/19/2006
  • Last Update Date: 04/04/2013
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 7214086719
  • Enrollment ID: I20090512000392

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Lorenzo Gonzalez-lavin such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
208600000XSurgery A30915 (California)Secondary
208G00000XThoracic Surgery (cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery) A30915 (California)Primary

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 Lorenzo Gonzalez-lavin allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameBonita Cardiovascular Med Grp Inc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1528126190
PECOS PAC ID: 7012956857
Enrollment ID: O20050429000988
Entity NameEmergency & Acute Care Medical Corporation
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1437103942
PECOS PAC ID: 9537108279
Enrollment ID: O20050502000734

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 Lorenzo Gonzalez-lavin 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 Lorenzo Gonzalez-lavin, MD
3916 Palm Dr
CA 91902-2518

Ph: (619) 267-6922
Dr Lorenzo Gonzalez-lavin, MD
3916 Palm Dr
CA 91902-2518

Ph: (619) 267-6922

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Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery) Doctors in Bonita, CA

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