Sam Safavi-abbasi, MD - Medicare Neurosurgery in Flagstaff, AZ

Sam Safavi-abbasi, MD is a medicare enrolled "Neurological Surgery" physician in Flagstaff, Arizona. He graduated from medical school in 2002 and has 20 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Neurosurgery. He is a member of the group practice Flagstaff Neurosurgery Pllc and his current practice location is 1300 N Rim Dr Ste A, Flagstaff, Arizona. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (928) 226-7667.

Sam Safavi-abbasi is licensed to practice in Arizona (license number 49003) 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 1689870990.

Contact Information

Sam Safavi-abbasi, MD
1300 N Rim Dr Ste A,
Flagstaff, AZ 86001-3143
(928) 226-7667
(928) 226-7664

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Physician's Profile

Full NameSam Safavi-abbasi
GenderMale
SpecialityNeurosurgery
Experience20 Years
Location1300 N Rim Dr Ste A, Flagstaff, Arizona
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:
  • Sam Safavi-abbasi graduated from medical school in 2002
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1689870990
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 06/23/2007
  • Last Update Date: 03/09/2017
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 4385879063
  • Enrollment ID: I20140603001391

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Sam Safavi-abbasi such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1689870990NPI-NPPES
907411MedicaidAZ

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207T00000XNeurological Surgery 49003 (Arizona)Primary

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital NameLocationType
Verde Valley Medical CenterCottonwood, AZAcute Care Hospital
O.a.s.i.s. HospitalPhoenix, AZAcute Care Hospital
Flagstaff Medical CenterFlagstaff, AZAcute Care Hospital
Summit Healthcare Regional Medical CenterShow low, AZAcute Care Hospital

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Flagstaff Neurosurgery Pllc76181167992

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. Sam Safavi-abbasi allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameYavapai Regional Medical Center Physician Care, Llc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1255582003
PECOS PAC ID: 5294898987
Enrollment ID: O20090106000798
Entity NameFlagstaff Neurosurgery Pllc
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1073850582
PECOS PAC ID: 7618116799
Enrollment ID: O20130621000052

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. Sam Safavi-abbasi 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
Sam Safavi-abbasi, MD
1300 N Rim Dr Ste A,
Flagstaff, AZ 86001-3143

Ph: (928) 226-7667
Sam Safavi-abbasi, MD
1300 N Rim Dr Ste A,
Flagstaff, AZ 86001-3143

Ph: (928) 226-7667

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