DR. NAUMAN J AKHTAR M.D. NPI 1003017682
Orthopaedic Surgery in Leesburg, VA

About DR. NAUMAN J AKHTAR M.D.

Nauman Akhtar is a provider established in Leesburg, Virginia and his medical specialization is Orthopaedic Surgery with more than 19 years of experience. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 2004. The NPI number of this provider is 1003017682 and was assigned on May 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207X00000X with license number 0101247280 (VA). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated one year ago.

NPI
1003017682
Provider NameDR. NAUMAN J AKHTAR M.D.
Location Address224-D CORNWALL STREET NW, SUITE 204 LEESBURG, VA 20176
Location Phone(703) 777-3262
Mailing Address224-D CORNWALL STREET, NW., SUITE 403 LEESBURG, VA 20176
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameTUFTS UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Graduation Year2004
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Enumeration Date05-30-2007
Last Update Date07-11-2022

Nauman Akhtar is enrolled in PECOS and is eligible to order or refer health care 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.

Nauman Akhtar 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 .

The provider participated in Medicare's Quality Payment Program under the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and has an overall final score of 84.1, based on four performance areas: quality, improvement activities, promoting interoperability, and cost. The purpose of this information is to help people with Medicare make informed decisions and incentivize doctors and clinicians to maximize performance.

The typical physician office visit costs for Medicare beneficiaries in this area are: $22.59 for a new patient copayment and $18.37 for an established patient copayment.



Primary Taxonomy

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.

Taxonomy Code207X00000X
ClassificationOrthopaedic Surgery
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.0101247280
License StateVA
Taxonomy DescriptionAn orthopaedic surgeon is trained in the preservation, investigation and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine and associated structures by medical, surgical and physical means. An orthopaedic surgeon is involved with the care of patients whose musculoskeletal problems include congenital deformities, trauma, infections, tumors, metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, deformities, injuries and degenerative diseases of the spine, hands, feet, knee, hip, shoulder and elbow in children and adults. An orthopaedic surgeon is also concerned with primary and secondary muscular problems and the effects of central or peripheral nervous system lesions of the musculoskeletal system.

Accepted Insurance

The NPI profile data indicates this provider might be enrolled and accepting health plans from the following insurance companies or healthcare programs:

  • Medicaid
  • Medicare

*Please verify directly with this provider to make sure your insurance plan is currently accepted.

Business Address

224-D CORNWALL STREET NW, SUITE 204
LEESBURG, VA
ZIP 20176
Phone: (703) 777-3262
Fax: (703) 777-3365

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Mailing Address

224-D CORNWALL STREET, NW., SUITE 403
LEESBURG, VA
ZIP 20176
Phone: (703) 737-6001
Fax: (703) 443-8643


Secondary Locations

19450 Deerfield Avenue, Suite 200
Leesburg, VA 20176
(571) 209-1875


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PECOS Enrollment and Medicare Participation Status

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.

Registered in PECOS? Yes
PECOS PAC ID42366981
PECOS Enrollment IDI20110210000770, I20121002000326, I20160907000547
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

Physician Office Visit Costs

The provider accepts as payment the Medicare approved amount. Medicare beneficiaries should not be billed for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance amounts. Medicare pricing is usually a reference point for private insurance covered patients. The prices below reflect the costs for new and established patients in the 20176 ZIP code area.

New Patients Office Visits Costs *
Most Utilized Procedure Code for new patients office visits: 99203
Minimum New Patient Pricing Maximum New Patient Pricing Typical New Patient Pricing
$58.76 $178.23 $90.36
Minimum New Patient Copayment Maximum New Patient Copayment Typical New Patient Copayment
$14.69 $44.55 $22.59
Established Patients Office Visits Costs *
Most Utilized Procedure Code for established patients office visits: 99213
Minimum Established Patient Pricing Maximum Established Patient Pricing Typical Established Patient Pricing
$18.32 $145.63 $73.51
Minimum Established Patient Copayment Maximum Established Patient Copayment Typical Established Patient Copayment
$4.58 $36.4 $18.37

* The physician office visit costs information is obtained by Medicare's statistical analysis of similar providers in the same geographical area. The pricing information above IS NOT the amount charged by this provider.

Overall MIPS Quality Performance

The Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) is a way providers could use to participate in Medicare's Quality Payment Program (QPP). The MIPS program affects clinician reimbursement for Part B covered professional services and also rewards them for improving the quality of patient care and outcomes.

MIPS Measure Score Weight Score
Quality 40% 74.9
The Quality category assesses providers performance on clinical practices and patient outcomes under the traditional MIPS program. The quality measures help identify the quality of healthcare processes, outcomes, and patient experiences. The Quality measure category compromises 40% providers final MPIS scores.

There are six collection types for MIPS quality measures: Electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs), MIPS Clinical Quality Measures (CQMs), Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) Measures, Medicare Part B claims measures, CMS Web Interface measures and The Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) for MIPS Survey.
Promoting Interoperability (PI) 25% 89
The Interoperability category measures the providers ability to use technology to exchange and make use of healthcare information in a way that is less burdensome and improves outcomes. The Interoperability measure category compromises 25% providers final MPIS scores.

The MIPS Interoperability measure focuses on the use of certified electronic health record technology (CEHRT) to improve patient access health information, the exchange of information between clinicians and pharmacies and the systematic collection, analysis, and interpretation of healthcare data.
Improvement Activities 15% 40
The Improvement Activities performance category evaluates the providers participation in clinical activities that support the improvement of clinical practice, care delivery, and outcomes. Providers have the option to choose 2 to 4 activities from an inventory of over 100 improvement activities. Providers typically choose the activities that best fit their needs.

The Improvement measures aim to better patient engagement, patient safety and other areas of patient care. The Improvement Activities category compromises 15% of providers final MPIS scores.
Cost 20% N/A
The Cost performance category asses the amount and types of services provided and how clinicians coordinate care and seek improvement of health outcomes by ensuring patients receive the appropriate services.

Although providers don't determine the price of healthcare services they are important in delivering high-quality care at a reasonable cost. The Cost measures category compromises 20% of providers final MPIS scores.
MIPS Final Score - 84.1
The MIPS program evaluates providers across multiple categories with a specific weight for each category resulting a in a MIPS final score that ranges from 0 to 100 points. The MIPS Final Score determines whether providers receive a negative, neutral or positive MIPS payment adjustment.

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.

  • 144X-ray of knee, 3 views (HCPCS:73562)
  • 128Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsule with recording and reporting using ultrasound guidance (HCPCS:20611)
  • 122X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views (HCPCS:73510)
  • 40Repair of knee joint (HCPCS:27447)
  • 34Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg (HCPCS:J3301)
  • 31X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views (HCPCS:73030)
  • 23X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views (HCPCS:73630)
  • 19Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule (HCPCS:20610)

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
1207XS0114XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansOrthopaedic SurgeryAdult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery0101247280VANo

Taxonomy Description: recognized by several state medical boards as a fellowship subspecialty program of orthopaedic surgery, adult reconstructive orthopaedic surgeons deal with reconstructive procedures such as joint arthroplasty (i.e., hip and knee), osteotomy, arthroscopy, soft-tissue reconstruction, and a variety of other adult reconstructive surgical procedures.

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
1003017682MEDICAID (05)VA

NPI Validation Check Digit Calculation


The following table explains the step by step NPI number validation process using the ISO standard Luhn algorithm.

Start with the original NPI number, the last digit is the check digit and is not used in the calculation.
1003017682
Step 1: Double the value of the alternate digits, beginning with the rightmost digit.
20030114616
Step 2: Add all the doubled and unaffected individual digits from step 1 plus the constant number 24.
2 + 0 + 0 + 3 + 0 + 1 + 1 + 4 + 6 + 1 + 6 + 24 = 48
Step 3: Subtract the total obtained in step 2 from the next higher number ending in zero, the result is the check digit.
50 - 48 = 22

The NPI number 1003017682 is valid because the calculated check digit 2 using the Luhn validation algorithm matches the last digit of the original NPI number.

Other Providers at the Same Location


The following provider is registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1194275339LOUDOUN MEDICAL GROUP, PC
Organization
Orthopaedic Surgery224-D CORNWALL STREET NW, SUITE 204
LEESBURG, VA 20176
(571) 209-1875

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dr. Nauman Akhtar M.D. NPI number?

The NPI number assigned to this healthcare provider is 1003017682, registered as an "individual" on May 30, 2007

Where is Dr. Nauman Akhtar M.D. located?

The provider is located at 224-d Cornwall Street Nw, Suite 204 Leesburg, Va 20176 and the phone number is (703) 777-3262

Which is Dr. Nauman Akhtar M.D. specialty?

The provider's speciality is Orthopaedic Surgery

How many years of experience does Dr. Nauman Akhtar M.D. have?

The provider has more than 19 years of experience. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 2004.

What insurance does Dr. Nauman Akhtar M.D. accept?

The provider might be accepting Medicaid and Medicare. Please consult your insurance carrier or call the provider to make sure your health plan is currently accepted.

Is Dr. Nauman Akhtar M.D. registered in PECOS?

Yes, as of January 10, 2023 the provider is registered in PECOS and is eligible to order health care services or supplies for Medicare patients. If you are a Medicare beneficiary 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.

What are Dr. Nauman Akhtar M.D. Quality Ratings?

The provider has an overall high rating in the following quality measures: uses technology to exchange and make use of healthcare information.

How much is a visit to Dr. Nauman Akhtar M.D.?

Medicare beneficiaries should expect a typical cost of $90.36 with an average copayment of $22.59 for new patient appointments. Established patients should expect a typical charge of $73.51 and an average copayment of 18.37. Please review your insurance plan or contact the provider directly to determine your specific costs.

What are some of the services provided by Dr. Nauman Akhtar M.D.?

The most common procedures or services performed by this practitioner are: X-ray of knee, 3 views, Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsule with recording and reporting using ultrasound guidance, X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views, Repair of knee joint, Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg, X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views, X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views and Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule.

How do I update my NPI information?

The NPI record of Dr. Nauman Akhtar M.D. was last updated on May 30, 2007. To officially update your NPI information contact the National Plan and Provider Enumeration System (NPPES) at 1-800-465-3203 (NPI Toll-Free) or by email at [email protected]
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