Dr Jennifer Zierlein, OD - Medicare Optometrist in Benton, AR

Dr Jennifer Zierlein, OD is a medicare enrolled "Optometrist" provider in Benton, Arkansas. She went to Southern College Of Optometry and graduated in 2011 and has 8 years of diverse experience with area of expertise as Optometry. She is a member of the group practice Simmons Eye Care Clinic, P.a. and her current practice location is 113 W Carpenter St, Benton, Arkansas. You can reach out to her office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (501) 778-2363.

Dr Jennifer Zierlein is licensed to practice in Arkansas (license number 2670) and she also participates in the medicare program. She accepts medicare assignments (which means she accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance) and her NPI Number is 1447538897.

Contact Information

Dr Jennifer Zierlein, OD
113 W Carpenter St,
Benton, AR 72015-3317
(501) 778-2363
(501) 778-5329

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Healthcare Provider's Profile

Full NameDr Jennifer Zierlein
GenderFemale
SpecialityOptometry
Experience8 Years
Location113 W Carpenter St, Benton, Arkansas
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsYes. She accepts the Medicare-approved amount; you will not be billed for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
  Medical Education and Training:
  • Dr Jennifer Zierlein attended and graduated from Southern College Of Optometry in 2011
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1447538897
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 08/02/2011
  • Last Update Date: 04/04/2013
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 2163679382
  • Enrollment ID: I20120823000269

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Jennifer Zierlein such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1447538897NPI-NPPES
195995722MedicaidAR

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
152W00000XOptometrist 2670 (Arkansas)Primary
152W00000XOptometrist 1891 (Kansas)Secondary
152W00000XOptometrist 2011020453 (Missouri)Secondary

Group Practice Association

Group Practice NameGroup PECOS PAC IDNo. of Members
Simmons Eye Care Clinic, P.a.86280113844

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. Dr Jennifer Zierlein allows following entities to bill medicare on her behalf.
Entity NameSimmons Eye Care Clinic, P.a.
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1598753279
PECOS PAC ID: 8628011384
Enrollment ID: O20050603001000

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. Dr Jennifer Zierlein 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
Dr Jennifer Zierlein, OD
113 W Carpenter St,
Benton, AR 72015-3317

Ph: (501) 778-2363
Dr Jennifer Zierlein, OD
113 W Carpenter St,
Benton, AR 72015-3317

Ph: (501) 778-2363

Reviews and Comments

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William D. Simmons, O.D.
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Medicare: Not Enrolled in Medicare
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Shelby Rae Brogdon, OD
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Phone: 501-778-2363    
Dr. Steele J Zierlein, O.D.
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Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 113 W Carpenter St, Benton, AR 72015
Phone: 501-778-2363    Fax: 501-778-5329
Dr. Zachary Thomas Ford, OD
Optometrist
Medicare: Not Enrolled in Medicare
Practice Location: 113 W Carpenter St, Benton, AR 72015
Phone: 501-778-2363    Fax: 501-778-5329
Dr. Creighton Alan Simmons, O.D.
Optometrist
Medicare: Accepting Medicare Assignments
Practice Location: 113 W Carpenter St, Benton, AR 72015
Phone: 501-778-2363    Fax: 501-778-5329

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