Dr Michael Luther, MD - Medicare Family Medicine in Albertville, AL

Dr Michael Luther, MD is a medicare enrolled "Family Medicine" physician in Albertville, Alabama. He went to University Of Alabama School Of Medicine and graduated in 2007 and has 12 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Family Medicine. He is a member of the group practice Affinity Physician Services, Llc and his current practice location is 5104 Us Highway 431, Albertville, Alabama. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (256) 878-8180.

Dr Michael Luther is licensed to practice in Alabama (license number 29111) 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 1013180132.

Contact Information

Dr Michael Luther, MD
5104 Us Highway 431,
Albertville, AL 35950-0237
(256) 878-8180
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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Michael Luther
GenderMale
SpecialityFamily Medicine
Experience12 Years
Location5104 Us Highway 431, Albertville, 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 Michael Luther attended and graduated from University Of Alabama School Of Medicine in 2007
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1013180132
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 04/09/2008
  • Last Update Date: 05/28/2010
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 2860554383
  • Enrollment ID: I20081217000573

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Michael Luther such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1013180132NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207Q00000XFamily Medicine 29111 (Alabama)Primary
207Q00000XFamily Medicine L.2921 (Alabama)Secondary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Grandview Medical CenterBirmingham, ALAcute Care Hospital
Marshall Medical Center SouthBoaz, ALAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Affinity Physician Services, Llc438565175157

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 Michael Luther allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameSand Mountain Family Practice Center, P. C.
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1255349346
PECOS PAC ID: 7517980493
Enrollment ID: O20060105000782
Entity NameAffinity Physician Services, Llc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1366485617
PECOS PAC ID: 4385651751
Enrollment ID: O20060309000156

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 Michael Luther 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 Michael Luther, MD
5104 Us Highway 431,
Albertville, AL 35950-0237

Ph: (256) 878-8180
Dr Michael Luther, MD
5104 Us Highway 431,
Albertville, AL 35950-0237

Ph: (256) 878-8180

Reviews and Comments

Family Medicine Doctors in Albertville, AL

Miss Katie Elise Holsonback, CRNP
Family Medicine
Medicare: Not Enrolled in Medicare
Practice Location: 8914 Us Highway 431, Albertville, AL 35950
Phone: 256-279-7200    Fax: 256-279-5757
Stephen J Babbino, MD
Family Medicine
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 604 Smith Rd, Albertville, AL 35951
Phone: 256-891-1460    Fax: 256-891-2640
Larry R Johnston, M.D.
Family Medicine
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 3442 Us Highway 431, Albertville, AL 35950
Phone: 256-593-1234    Fax: 256-593-8553
Dr. William Douglas Talley Jr., M.D.
Family Medicine
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 9511 Us Highway 431, Albertville, AL 35950
Phone: 256-891-7001    
Dr. Gary Alan Calhoun, MD
Family Medicine
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 312 Sand Mountain Drive, Albertville, AL 35950
Phone: 256-894-7795    Fax: 256-894-6471
Mr. Thomas Savage, M.D.
Family Medicine
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 3442 Us Highway 431, Albertville, AL 35950
Phone: 256-593-1234    

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