Ralph Thomas Lyerly Jr, MD - Medicare Gastroenterology in Birmingham, AL

Ralph Thomas Lyerly Jr, MD is a medicare enrolled "Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology" physician in Birmingham, Alabama. He graduated from medical school in 1970 and has 49 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Gastroenterology. He is a member of the group practice Baptist Health Centers Llc and his current practice location is 1532 Carraway Blvd, Suite 220, Birmingham, Alabama. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (205) 502-1700.

Ralph Thomas Lyerly Jr is licensed to practice in Alabama (license number 5666) 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 1578516076.

Contact Information

Ralph Thomas Lyerly Jr, MD
1532 Carraway Blvd, Suite 220,
Birmingham, AL 35234-1955
(205) 502-1700
(205) 502-1710

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Physician's Profile

Full NameRalph Thomas Lyerly Jr
GenderMale
SpecialityGastroenterology
Experience49 Years
Location1532 Carraway Blvd, Birmingham, Alabama
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:
  • Ralph Thomas Lyerly Jr graduated from medical school in 1970
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1578516076
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 05/18/2006
  • Last Update Date: 02/05/2018
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 7719065499
  • Enrollment ID: I20080422000018

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Ralph Thomas Lyerly Jr such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1578516076NPI-NPPES
000043862MedicaidAL

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207RG0100XInternal Medicine - Gastroenterology 5666 (Alabama)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Walker Baptist Medical CenterJasper, ALAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Baptist Health Centers Llc3476457011170

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. Ralph Thomas Lyerly Jr allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameBhc-walker Gastroenterolgoy
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1891949004
PECOS PAC ID: 0749343515
Enrollment ID: O20090106000526
Entity NameBaptist Health Centers Llc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1265496236
PECOS PAC ID: 3476457011
Enrollment ID: O20180124001442

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. Ralph Thomas Lyerly Jr 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
Ralph Thomas Lyerly Jr, MD
3400 Highway 78 E, Medical Arts Tower, Suite 406,
Talladega, AL 35501

Ph: (205) 384-4212
Ralph Thomas Lyerly Jr, MD
1532 Carraway Blvd, Suite 220,
Birmingham, AL 35234-1955

Ph: (205) 502-1700

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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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