Dr Teresa C Ung, OD - Medicare Optometrist in Washington, DC

Dr Teresa C Ung, OD is a medicare enrolled "Optometrist" provider in Washington, District Of Columbia. Her current practice location is 1335 G St Nw, Washington, District Of Columbia. You can reach out to her office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (202) 783-7171.

Dr Teresa C Ung is licensed to practice in California (license number 14936) and she also participates in the medicare program. She does not accept medicare assignments directly but she may accept medicare through third-party (refer to Reassignment section below) and may also prescribe medicare part D drugs. Her NPI Number is 1447663166.

Contact Information

Dr Teresa C Ung, OD
1335 G St Nw,
Washington, DC 20005-3102
(202) 783-7171
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Healthcare Provider's Profile

Full NameDr Teresa C Ung
GenderFemale
SpecialityOptometrist
Location1335 G St Nw, Washington, District Of Columbia
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMedicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1447663166
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 06/10/2014
  • Last Update Date: 01/30/2017
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 7719103126
  • Enrollment ID: I20161025000646

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Dr Teresa C Ung such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1447663166NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
152W00000XOptometrist 14936 (California)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. Dr Teresa C Ung allows following entities to bill medicare on her behalf.
Provider NameVisionworks Inc
Provider TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Provider IdentifiersNPI Number: 1104847912
PECOS PAC ID: 4385639616
Enrollment ID: O20040423000298

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 Teresa C Ung 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 Teresa C Ung, OD
1660 Lanier Pl Nw Apt 212,
Washington, DC 20009-2944

Ph: (626) 278-6804
Dr Teresa C Ung, OD
1335 G St Nw,
Washington, DC 20005-3102

Ph: (202) 783-7171

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