Joshua Thurman, MD - Medicare Nephrology in Aurora, CO

Joshua Thurman, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Nephrology" physician in Aurora, Colorado. He went to University Of Chicago, Pritzker School Of Medicine and graduated in 1997 and has 22 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Nephrology. He is a member of the group practice University Physicians Incorporated and his current practice location is 12605 E 16th Ave, Aurora, Colorado. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (720) 848-0000.

Joshua Thurman is licensed to practice in Colorado (license number 39064) 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 1346330248.

Contact Information

Joshua Thurman, MD
12605 E 16th Ave,
Aurora, CO 80045-2545
(720) 848-0000
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Physician's Profile

Full NameJoshua Thurman
GenderMale
SpecialityNephrology
Experience22 Years
Location12605 E 16th Ave, Aurora, Colorado
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:
  • Joshua Thurman attended and graduated from University Of Chicago, Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1997
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1346330248
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 10/13/2006
  • Last Update Date: 10/02/2012
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 2567459662
  • Enrollment ID: I20040429000996

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Joshua Thurman such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1346330248NPI-NPPES
05378028MedicaidCO

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RN0300XInternal Medicine - Nephrology 39064 (Colorado)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
University Of Colorado Hospital AuthorityAurora, COAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
University Physicians Incorporated34764656671897

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. Joshua Thurman allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameUniversity Physicians Incorporated
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1962461889
PECOS PAC ID: 3476465667
Enrollment ID: O20031105000375

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. Joshua Thurman 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
Joshua Thurman, MD
Po Box 110429,
Aurora, CO 80042-0429

Ph: (303) 493-7000
Joshua Thurman, MD
12605 E 16th Ave,
Aurora, CO 80045-2545

Ph: (720) 848-0000

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