Dr Paul D Richards, MD - Medicare Hematology/oncology in Salem, VA

Dr Paul D Richards, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology" physician in Salem, Virginia. He went to Tulane University School Of Medicine and graduated in 1979 and has 41 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Hematology/oncology. He is a member of the group practice Oncology And Hematology Associates Of Southwest Virginia, Inc. and his current practice location is 1900 Electric Rd, Salem, Virginia. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (540) 774-8660.

Dr Paul D Richards is licensed to practice in Virginia (license number 0101038197) 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 1053387266.

Contact Information

Dr Paul D Richards, MD
1900 Electric Rd,
Salem, VA 24153-7474
(540) 774-8660
(540) 774-9195

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Paul D Richards
GenderMale
SpecialityHematology/oncology
Experience41 Years
Location1900 Electric Rd, Salem, Virginia
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 Paul D Richards attended and graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1979
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1053387266
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 02/27/2006
  • Last Update Date: 11/02/2007
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 9830236405
  • Enrollment ID: I20091030000320

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Paul D Richards such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1053387266NPI-NPPES
5854610MedicaidVA

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RH0003XInternal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 0101038197 (Virginia)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Lewisgale Medical CenterSalem, VAAcute Care Hospital
Carilion Medical CenterRoanoke, VAAcute Care Hospital
Lewisgale Hospital AlleghanyLow moor, VAAcute Care Hospital
Greenbrier Valley Medical CenterRonceverte, WVAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Oncology And Hematology Associates Of Southwest Virginia, Inc.862805300632

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 Paul D Richards allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameOncology And Hematology Associates Of Southwest Virginia, Inc.
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1487621496
PECOS PAC ID: 8628053006
Enrollment ID: O20040621000745

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 Paul D Richards 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 Paul D Richards, MD
2013 Jefferson St Sw, Second Floor,
Roanoke, VA 24014-2419

Ph: (540) 982-0237
Dr Paul D Richards, MD
1900 Electric Rd,
Salem, VA 24153-7474

Ph: (540) 774-8660

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