Dr Louis Ray Cain, MD - Medicare Ophthalmology in Decatur, AL

Dr Louis Ray Cain, MD is a medicare enrolled "Ophthalmology" physician in Decatur, Alabama. He went to University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine and graduated in 1982 and has 37 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Ophthalmology. He is a member of the group practice Laser Eye Center Pc and his current practice location is 2828 Highway 31 S, Suite 116, Decatur, Alabama. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (256) 355-1726.

Dr Louis Ray Cain is licensed to practice in Alabama (license number 00011015) 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 1740382316.

Contact Information

2828 Highway 31 S
Suite 116
Decatur
AL 35603-1510
(256) 355-1726
(256) 355-0474

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Louis Ray Cain
GenderMale
SpecialityOphthalmology
Experience37 Years
LocationDecatur, Alabama
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 Louis Ray Cain attended and graduated from University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine in 1982
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1740382316
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 09/02/2006
  • Last Update Date: 07/08/2007
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 0648444059
  • Enrollment ID: I20111122000093

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Louis Ray Cain such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1740382316NPI-NPPES
009917990MedicaidAL

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207W00000XOphthalmology 00011015 (Alabama)Primary

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Laser Eye Center Pc27697925484

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 Louis Ray Cain allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameLaser Eye Center Pc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1326420258
PECOS PAC ID: 2769792548
Enrollment ID: O20151106000738

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 Louis Ray Cain 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 Louis Ray Cain, MD
2828 Highway 31 S
Suite 116
Decatur
AL 35603-1510

Ph: (256) 355-1726
Dr Louis Ray Cain, MD
2828 Highway 31 S
Suite 116
Decatur
AL 35603-1510

Ph: (256) 355-1726

Reviews and Comments

Ophthalmology Doctors in Decatur, AL

Charles D Woods Jr., M.D.
Ophthalmology
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 1320 14th Ave Se, Decatur, AL 35601
Phone: 256-355-3645    Fax: 256-355-0610

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