Dentist In Buffalo Minnesota

NPI list of 15 dentist registered providers with a business address in Buffalo, MN of which 4 are registered as organizations and 11 as individuals. A dentist is a person qualified by a doctorate in dental surgery (D.D.S.) or dental medicine (D.M.D.), licensed by the state to practice dentistry, and practicing within the scope of that license. There is no difference between the two degrees: dentists who have a DMD or DDS have the same education. Universities have the prerogative to determine what degree is awarded. Both degrees use the same curriculum requirements set by the American Dental Association's Commission on Dental Accreditation. Generally, three or more years of undergraduate education plus four years of dental school is required to graduate and become a general dentist. State licensing boards accept either degree as equivalent, and both degrees allow licensed individuals to practice the same scope of general dentistry. Additional post-graduate training is required to become a dental specialist.

NPI Name Type Taxonomy Address Medicare PECOS
1003004334BUFFALO DENTAL GROUP PAOrganizationDentist1000 HIGHWAY 25 SOUTH
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-2363
Non-Participating ProviderNO
1154550945THOMAS M HANSONIndividualDentist
(General Practice)
1100 HIGHWAY 25 N STE 1
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-9796
Non-Participating ProviderYES
1164433934EDWARD HENKIndividualDentist
(General Practice)
20 1ST AVE S
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-2572
Non-Participating ProviderYES
1235456161PETER R LYNCHIndividualDentist1000 HIGHWAY 25 S
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-2363
Non-Participating ProviderYES
1265511844KELLIE ELENA ROSEBERGIndividualDentist
(General Practice)
306 BRIGHTON AVE S
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-2572
Non-Participating ProviderNO
1265597058MARK T POKORNEYIndividualDentist1000 HIGHWAY 25 SOUTH
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-2363
Non-Participating ProviderYES
1285784090THOMAS JOSEPH KUZMAIndividualDentist1000 HIGHWAY 25 SOUTH
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-2363
Non-Participating ProviderNO
1437214228LEONARD STEPHEN LYNCHIndividualDentist1000 HIGHWAY 25 SOUTH
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-2363
Non-Participating ProviderNO
1598771776JOHN CHARLES STANGLIndividualDentist106 CENTER DRIVE
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-6885
Opted out of MedicareYES
1629089479LISA SPIERIndividualDentist
(General Practice)
20 1ST AVE S
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-2572
Non-Participating ProviderYES
1750582193BUFFALO DENTAL CENTEROrganizationDentist
(General Practice)
102 MARTY DR
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-2101
Non-Participating ProviderNO
1821033036DAVID RESCHIndividualDentist
(Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics)
101 MARTY DR
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-1000
Non-Participating ProviderNO
1871657817GREGORY W DUNNIndividualDentist
(General Practice)
102 MARTY DR
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-4512
Non-Participating ProviderNO
1871663831THOMAS M HANSON DDS PAOrganizationDentist
(General Practice)
1100 HIGHWAY 25 NORTH SUITE 1
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(763) 682-9796
Non-Participating ProviderNO
1972987055CHILDREN'S DENTAL SERVICESOrganizationDentist
(Dental Public Health)
1004 COMMERCIAL DR
BUFFALO, MN 55313
(612) 746-1530
Non-Participating ProviderNO

Medicare Participation

  • Participating providers are registered with Medicare and accept claims assignment. Taking claims assignment means the provider accepts Medicare's approved amount for the cost of rendered services as full payment. Participating providers may not charge Medicare beneficiaries more than Medicare's approved amount for their services. Medicare beneficiaries still have to pay a coinsurance or co-payment amount for a visit or service.
  • Non-Participating providers do not agree to take Medicare claims assignment. If you are a Medicare beneficiary this means the provider can charge up to 15% more than Medicare's approved amount for the cost of rendered services, in addition to your normal deductible and coinsurance costs. There are some states that restrict the limiting charge when you see non-participating provider. If you pay the full cost of your care up front, your non- participating provider should still submit a claim to Medicare. Afterward, you should receive reimbursement from Medicare for up 80% of the Medicare-approved amount for the services rendered.
  • Opt-out providers signed an affidavit to be excluded from the Medicare program. If you are a Medicare beneficiary this means a provider can charge whatever they want for services rendered but must follow certain rules to do so.

What is PECOS?

PECOS is Medicare's enrollment and revalidation system and it is the primary source of information about verified Medicare professionals eligible to order or refer healthcare services for Medicare patients.