Dr Salman Porbandarwalla, MD, MS - Medicare Ophthalmology in Lancaster, PA

Dr Salman Porbandarwalla, MD, MS is a medicare enrolled "Ophthalmology - Retina Specialist" physician in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He went to University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio and graduated in 2008 and has 13 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Ophthalmology. He is a member of the group practice Lancaster Retina Specialists Pc and his current practice location is 2150 Harrisburg Pike Ste 370, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (717) 399-8790.

Dr Salman Porbandarwalla is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania (license number MD451283) 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 1245490663.

Contact Information

Dr Salman Porbandarwalla, MD, MS
2150 Harrisburg Pike Ste 370,
Lancaster, PA 17601-2644
(717) 399-8790
(717) 399-8790

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Salman Porbandarwalla
GenderMale
SpecialityOphthalmology
Experience13 Years
Location2150 Harrisburg Pike Ste 370, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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 Salman Porbandarwalla attended and graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 2008
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1245490663
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 06/10/2008
  • Last Update Date: 08/01/2017
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 4082870324
  • Enrollment ID: I20140812001091

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Salman Porbandarwalla such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1245490663NPI-NPPES
1245490663MedicaidWA
0293739OtherWAL&I

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207WX0107XOphthalmology - Retina Specialist MD451283 (Pennsylvania)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Lancaster General HospitalLancaster, PAAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Lancaster Retina Specialists Pc24666796345

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 Salman Porbandarwalla allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameLancaster Retina Specialists Pc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1558785725
PECOS PAC ID: 2466679634
Enrollment ID: O20140812000736

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 Salman Porbandarwalla 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 Salman Porbandarwalla, MD, MS
2150 Harrisburg Pike Ste 370,
Lancaster, PA 17601-2644

Ph: (717) 399-8790
Dr Salman Porbandarwalla, MD, MS
2150 Harrisburg Pike Ste 370,
Lancaster, PA 17601-2644

Ph: (717) 399-8790

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