Dr Syed Abdus Samad, MD - Medicare Gastroenterology in Pine Bluff, AR

Dr Syed Abdus Samad, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology" physician in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. He graduated from medical school in 1983 and has 37 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Gastroenterology. He is a member of the group practice Digestive Care P A and his current practice location is 4800 Hazel St, Pine Bluff, Arkansas. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (870) 534-5533.

Dr Syed Abdus Samad is licensed to practice in Arkansas (license number R4495) 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 1174585814.

Contact Information

Dr Syed Abdus Samad, MD
4800 Hazel St,
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 534-5533
(870) 534-5535

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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Syed Abdus Samad
GenderMale
SpecialityGastroenterology
Experience37 Years
Location4800 Hazel St, Pine Bluff, Arkansas
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 Syed Abdus Samad graduated from medical school in 1983
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1174585814
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 04/06/2006
  • Last Update Date: 08/05/2013
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 4284522194
  • Enrollment ID: I20040310001072

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Syed Abdus Samad such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1174585814NPI-NPPES
123407001MedicaidAR
12162000000OtherQUAL CHOICE
5J068OtherARBLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RG0100XInternal Medicine - Gastroenterology R4495 (Arkansas)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Jefferson Regional Medical CenterPine bluff, ARAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Digestive Care P A78100119053

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 Syed Abdus Samad allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameDigestive Care P A
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1629030358
PECOS PAC ID: 7810011905
Enrollment ID: O20100826000026

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 Syed Abdus Samad 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 Syed Abdus Samad, MD
Po Box 2797,
Pine Bluff, AR 71613-2797

Ph: (870) 534-5533
Dr Syed Abdus Samad, MD
4800 Hazel St,
Pine Bluff, AR 71603

Ph: (870) 534-5533

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Medicare Assignment: Assignment means that your doctor, provider, or supplier agrees (or is required by law) to accept the Medicare-approved amount as full payment for covered services. Most doctors, providers, and suppliers accept assignment, but you should always check to make sure. Participating providers have signed an agreement to accept assignment for all Medicare-covered services.

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