Alan Gregory Tavel, OD - Medicare Optometrist in Richmond, IN

Alan Gregory Tavel, OD is a medicare enrolled "Optometrist" provider in Richmond, Indiana. His current practice location is 4525 E Main St, Richmond, Indiana. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (317) 924-1300.

Alan Gregory Tavel is licensed to practice in Indiana (license number 18001649) and he also participates in the medicare program. He does not accept medicare assignments directly but he may accept medicare through third-party (refer to Reassignment section below) and may also prescribe medicare part D drugs. His NPI Number is 1154310464.

Contact Information

Alan Gregory Tavel, OD
4525 E Main St,
Richmond, IN 47374
(317) 924-1300
Not Available

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Healthcare Provider's Profile

Full NameAlan Gregory Tavel
Location4525 E Main St, Richmond, Indiana
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMedicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1154310464
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 10/19/2005
  • Last Update Date: 07/08/2007
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 3577466556
  • Enrollment ID: I20060221000497

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Alan Gregory Tavel such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
152W00000XOptometrist 18001649 (Indiana)Primary

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. Alan Gregory Tavel allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Provider NameCity Optical Co Inc
Provider TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Provider IdentifiersNPI Number: 1003805185
PECOS PAC ID: 5597668574
Enrollment ID: O20040128000867

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. Alan Gregory Tavel 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
Alan Gregory Tavel, OD
2839 Lafayette Rd,
Indianapolis, IN 46222-2147

Ph: (317) 924-1300
Alan Gregory Tavel, OD
4525 E Main St,
Richmond, IN 47374

Ph: (317) 924-1300

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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.

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