Dr Vassilios G Dimopoulos, MD - Medicare Neurosurgery in Amherst, NY

Dr Vassilios G Dimopoulos, MD is a medicare enrolled "Neurological Surgery" physician in Amherst, New York. He went to University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry and graduated in 2013 and has 9 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Neurosurgery. He is a member of the group practice Cayuga Medical Associates Pc and his current practice location is 3980 Sheridan Dr Ste 200a, Amherst, New York. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (716) 218-1000.

Dr Vassilios G Dimopoulos is licensed to practice in New York (license number 277247) 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 1720099724.

Contact Information

Dr Vassilios G Dimopoulos, MD
3980 Sheridan Dr Ste 200a,
Amherst, NY 14226-1727
(716) 218-1000
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Physician's Profile

Full NameDr Vassilios G Dimopoulos
GenderMale
SpecialityNeurosurgery
Experience9 Years
Location3980 Sheridan Dr Ste 200a, Amherst, New York
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 Vassilios G Dimopoulos attended and graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry in 2013
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1720099724
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 08/11/2006
  • Last Update Date: 10/01/2014
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 3476879206
  • Enrollment ID: I20150313000140

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Vassilios G Dimopoulos such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1720099724NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207T00000XNeurological Surgery 277247 (New York)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Cayuga Medical Center At IthacaIthaca, NYAcute Care Hospital
Schuyler HospitalMontour falls, NYCritical Access Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Cayuga Medical Associates Pc6709897960160

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 Vassilios G Dimopoulos allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameCayuga Medical Associates Pc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1679525455
PECOS PAC ID: 6709897960
Enrollment ID: O20060601000199

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 Vassilios G Dimopoulos 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 Vassilios G Dimopoulos, MD
3980 Sheridan Dr Ste 200a,
Amherst, NY 14226-1727

Ph: (716) 218-1000
Dr Vassilios G Dimopoulos, MD
3980 Sheridan Dr Ste 200a,
Amherst, NY 14226-1727

Ph: (716) 218-1000

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