DR. NICHOLAS JAMES DEFILIPPIS MD NPI 1003010661

Anesthesiology in Houston, TX

NPI 1003010661 Individual Male Years of Experience 17 Anesthesiology PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About NICHOLAS DEFILIPPIS

Nicholas Defilippis is a provider established in Houston, Texas and his medical specialization is anesthesiology with more than 17 years of experience. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 2005. The NPI number of Nicholas Defilippis is 1003010661 and was assigned on June 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207L00000X with license number N2467 (TX). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 11 years ago.

An anesthesiologist like Dr. Nicholas James Defilippis Md manages the care of surgical patients and pain relief through drug administration that reduces or eliminates pain during an operation, medical procedure or during labor and delivery of babies. During surgical procedures anesthesiologists are responsible for adjusting the amount of anesthetic, monitoring the patient's heart rate, body temperature, blood pressure and breathing.

Nicholas Defilippis is enrolled in PECOS and is eligible to order or refer healthcare services for Medicare patients. The provider is eligible to order or refer: Part B Clinical Laboratory and Imaging, Durable Medical Equipment (DME), a Home Health Agency (HHA) and Power Mobility Devices

Nicholas Defilippis is registered with Medicare and accepts claims assignment, this 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 copayment amount for a visit or service. According to Medicare claims data he has hospital affiliations with University Of Texas Medical Branch Galveston.

NPI

1003010661

Provider NameDR. NICHOLAS JAMES DEFILIPPIS MD
Provider Location Address2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR HOUSTON, TX 77057
Provider Mailing Address2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR HOUSTON, TX 77057
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameUNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH AT GALVESTON
Graduation Year2005
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date06-14-2007
Last Update Date11-30-2010


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207L00000X
ClassificationAnesthesiology
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.N2467
License StateTX
Taxonomy DescriptionAn anesthesiologist is trained to provide pain relief and maintenance, or restoration, of a stable condition during and immediately following an operation or an obstetric or diagnostic procedure. The anesthesiologist assesses the risk of the patient undergoing surgery and optimizes the patient's condition prior to, during and after surgery. In addition to these management responsibilities, the anesthesiologist provides medical management and consultation in pain management and critical care medicine. Anesthesiologists diagnose and treat acute, long-standing and cancer pain problems; diagnose and treat patients with critical illnesses or severe injuries; direct resuscitation in the care of patients with cardiac or respiratory emergencies, including the need for artificial ventilation; and supervise post-anesthesia recovery.

Business Address

DR. NICHOLAS JAMES DEFILIPPIS MD
2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR
HOUSTON, TX
ZIP 77057
Phone: (713) 620-4000

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Mailing Address

DR. NICHOLAS JAMES DEFILIPPIS MD
2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR
HOUSTON, TX
ZIP 77057
Phone: (713) 620-4000



Medicare Participation

Registered in PECOS? Yes What is PECOS?
PECOS is the Medicare Provider, Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System. PECOS is Medicare's enrollment and revalidation system and it is the primary source of information about verified Medicare professionals. A NPI number is necessary to register in PECOS. Providers must enroll in PECOS to avoid denied claims.
PECOS PAC ID4789722323
PECOS Enrollment IDI20091119000045
Accepts Medicare Assignment? Yes "What does it mean "accepts medicare assignment"?
When a provider accepts Medicare assignment, the provider agrees to be paid directly by Medicare and to accept the payment amount approved by Medicare. Additionally, the provider agrees to not bill patients for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance amounts.
A provider who doesn't accept assignment may charge you up to 15% over the Medicare-approved amount. This is known as the limiting charge. You may have to pay this amount, or it may be covered by another insurer.
Eligible order / refer Part B Clinical Laboratory and ImagingYes
Eligible order / refer Durable Medical EquipmentYes
Eligible order / refer Home Health Agency (HHA)Yes
Eligible order / refer Power Mobility DevicesYes

Clinician Utilization

The following Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes were publicly reported as the top services rendered by this provider under the Medicare program for the year 2017. The reported codes are based on the top 5 codes for each available Medicare specialty, excluding evaluation and management codes.

  • 74Insertion of arterial catheter for blood sampling or infusion, accessed through the skin (HCPCS:36620)
  • 43Anesthesia for procedure on gastrointestinal tract using an endoscope (HCPCS:00740)
  • 16Anesthesia for procedure in upper abdomen including use of an endoscope (HCPCS:00790)
  • 14Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle (HCPCS:76942)

Hospital Affiliations

Medicare hospital affiliation is identified through self-reporting data, inpatient, outpatient, physician and ancillary service claims linked by the Medicare claims NPI number and place of service code. Additionally, to further determine provider hospital affiliation the clinician must have provided services to at least three patients on three different dates in the last 12 months. Nicholas Defilippis is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH GALVESTON301 UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD
GALVESTON, TX 77555
(409) 772-1011Acute Care Hospitals450018

Secondary Taxonomies


The secondary taxonomy codes define the provider type, classification, and specialization. For individual NPIs the license data is associated to each taxonomy code.

No. Taxonomy Code Type Classification Specialization License No. State Primary
1207L00000XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansAnesthesiologyBP1-0022040TXNo

Taxonomy Description: an anesthesiologist is trained to provide pain relief and maintenance, or restoration, of a stable condition during and immediately following an operation or an obstetric or diagnostic procedure. The anesthesiologist assesses the risk of the patient undergoing surgery and optimizes the patient's condition prior to, during and after surgery. In addition to these management responsibilities, the anesthesiologist provides medical management and consultation in pain management and critical care medicine. Anesthesiologists diagnose and treat acute, long-standing and cancer pain problems; diagnose and treat patients with critical illnesses or severe injuries; direct resuscitation in the care of patients with cardiac or respiratory emergencies, including the need for artificial ventilation; and supervise post-anesthesia recovery.

Additional Identifiers


Additional identifier(s) currently or formerly used as an identifier for the provider. The codes may include UPIN, NSC, OSCAR, DEA, Medicaid State or PIN identification numbers.

Identifier Type / Code Identifier State
2795251762OTHER (01)
206945202MEDICAID (05)TX
8CL018OTHER (01)TX
TXB109149MEDICARE PIN (08)TX

Other Providers at the same location


The following 20 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1467453217 NHA VAN NGUYEN M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR STE. 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1962403758 LAURENCE KAM M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR STE. 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1922092170 PATI JEAN SPRAGUE CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR STE. 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1033107339DR. JORGE PABLO FREIMAN M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR STE. 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1285622159DR. ARABA QUANSAH M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR SUITE 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1073501920 ROMMEL M CRUZ CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR STE. 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1730178245DR. DY TIEN NGUYEN M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR SUITE 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1851372734 ANITA MARIE BERTRAND CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR SUITE 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1457334955 DOROTHY WILLIS M.D.
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR SUITE 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1649254988 ANGELA DANIELS CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR STE. 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1790769784 GEORGE WILLIAM PEARSON CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR STE. 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1245217041 SCOTT W DUNCAN MD
Individual
Anesthesiology2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR STE. 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1275510083 CURTIS DAVID WARRINGTON MD
Individual
Anesthesiology2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR STE. 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1659358125 DANA FISHER C.R.N.A.
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR SUITE 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1811976350 ANGELA DAVIDSON
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR SUITE 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1114907169DR. KERRY CHARLES LATCH M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR SUITE 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1407823974DR. SUSAN SOLETSKY MD
Individual
Anesthesiology2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR STE. 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1093782096DR. CHRISTOPHER LAWRENCE HUTSON M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR STE. 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1326016007MRS. ELLEN PENTECOST MCPHATE CRNA, MS
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR STE. 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000
1275581563DR. RAVI WAHI
Individual
Anesthesiology2411 FOUNTAIN VIEW DR SUITE 200
HOUSTON, TX 77057
(713) 620-4000

NPI Footnotes

What is the National Provider Indentifier (NPI)?
The NPI is 10-position all-numeric identification number assigned by the NPPES to uniquely identify a health care provider.

Provider Location Address
The location address of the provider being identified. For providers with more than one physical location, this is the primary location. This address cannot include a Post Office box.

Provider Mailing Address
The mailing address of the provider being identified. This address may contain the same information as the provider location address.

Entity Type Code
The code describing the type of health care provider that is being assigned an NPI.
The entity type codes are:
1 = Person: individual human being who furnishes health care;
2 = Non-person: entity other than an individual human being that furnishes health care (Examples: hospital, SNF, hospital subunit, pharmacy, or HMO)

What is a Subpart?
Subparts are the components and separate physical locations of organization health care providers. Subpart examples include:
Hospital components include outpatient departments, surgical centers, psychiatric units, and laboratories. These components are often separately licensed or certified by States and may exist at physical locations other than that of the hospital of which they are a component.

Provider Other Organization Name
The other organization name is the alternative last name by which the provider is or has been known (if an individual) or other name by which the organization provider is or has been known. The code identifying the type of other name. The provider other organization name codes are:
1 = former name;
2 = professional name;
3 = doing business as (d/b/ a) name;
4 = former legal business name; :
5 = other.

Provider Enumeration Date
The date the provider was assigned a unique identifier (assigned an NPI).

Last Update Date
The date that a NPI record was last updated or changed.

Primary Taxonomy Code
The primary taxonomy code defines the provider type, classification, and specialization. There could be only one primary taxonomy code per NPI record. For individual NPIs the license data is associated to the taxonomy code.

Authorized Official Name
The name of the person authorized to submit the NPI application or to officially change data for a health care provider.