Gastroenterology Doctors in Athens, GA Accepting Medicare

6 Gastroenterology doctors found. Showing 1 - 6
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Dr. Stephen William Wilde, M.D.
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 700 Sunset Dr, Suite 501, Athens, GA 30606
Phone: 706-208-0065    Fax: 706-459-8693
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Jeffrey M Williams, MD
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 3320 Old Jefferson Rd, Bldg 400, Athens, GA 30607
Phone: 706-613-1625    Fax: 706-613-1629
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Dr. Ranjit Cherian Mathew, M.D. PH.D
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Medicare: Medicare Enrolled
Practice Location: 170 Hawthorne Park, Athens, GA 30606
Phone: 706-549-1222    Fax: 706-549-9975
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Kelly C Grow, MD
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 340 N Milledge Ave Ste B, Athens, GA 30601
Phone: 706-548-0008    Fax: 706-369-9673
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Dr. Claudia Suzanne Kretzschmar, MD
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Medicare: Not Enrolled in Medicare
Practice Location: 700 Oglethorpe Ave, Ste B1, Athens, GA 30606
Phone: 706-549-9537    Fax: 706-549-1228
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Dr. Gregory Scott Smith, MEDICAL DOCTOR
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 21 Jefferson Pl, Suite 1, Athens, GA 30601
Phone: 706-548-0058    Fax: 706-548-0555

Gastroenterology: An internist who specializes in diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive organs including the stomach, bowels, liver and gallbladder. This specialist treats conditions such as abdominal pain, ulcers, diarrhea, cancer and jaundice and performs complex diagnostic and therapeutic procedures using endoscopes to visualize internal organs.


Medicare Program: Medicare is a federal government program which provides health insurance to people who are 65 or older. This program also covers certain younger people with disabilities (who receive Social Security Disability Insurance - SSDI), and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a transplant, sometimes called ESRD.

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.

NPI Number: The National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique identification number for covered health care providers. The NPI must be used in lieu of legacy provider identifiers in the HIPAA standards transactions. Covered health care providers and all health plans and health care clearinghouses must use the NPIs in the administrative and financial transactions adopted under HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act).

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