DR. NORBERT HERNANDEZ SR. O.D. NPI 1003028309

Optometrist in Ponce, PR

NPI 1003028309 Individual Male Optometrist

About NORBERT HERNANDEZ

Norbert Hernandez is a provider established in Ponce, Puerto Rico and his medical specialization is optometrist. The NPI number of Norbert Hernandez is 1003028309 and was assigned on May 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 152W00000X with license number 0477 (PR). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 14 years ago.

Norbert Hernandez is a non-participating provider of Medicare. 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.

NPI

1003028309

Provider NameDR. NORBERT HERNANDEZ SR. O.D.
Provider Location Address1255 PASEO LAS MONJITAS SUITE 133 PONCE, PR 00730
Provider Mailing Address1255 PASEO LAS MONJITAS STE 133 PONCE, PR 00730
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Is Sole Proprietor?Yes
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date05-07-2007
Last Update Date07-08-2007


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code152W00000X
ClassificationOptometrist
TypeEye and Vision Services Providers
License No.0477
License StatePR
Taxonomy DescriptionDoctors of optometry (ODs) are the primary health care professionals for the eye. Optometrists examine, diagnose, treat, and manage diseases, injuries, and disorders of the visual system, the eye, and associated structures as well as identify related systemic conditions affecting the eye. An optometrist has completed pre-professional undergraduate education in a college or university and four years of professional education at a college of optometry, leading to the doctor of optometry (O.D.) degree. Some optometrists complete an optional residency in a specific area of practice. Optometrists are eye health care professionals state-licensed to diagnose and treat diseases and disorders of the eye and visual system.

Business Address

DR. NORBERT HERNANDEZ SR. O.D.
1255 PASEO LAS MONJITAS
SUITE 133
PONCE, PR
ZIP 00730
Phone: (787) 284-7070
Fax: (787) 284-7070

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Mailing Address

DR. NORBERT HERNANDEZ SR. O.D.
1255 PASEO LAS MONJITAS STE 133
PONCE, PR
ZIP 00730
Phone: (787) 284-7070
Fax: (787) 284-7070



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
050103MEDICARE ID-TYPE UNSPECIFIED (04)PR

Other Providers at the same location


The following 6 providers are registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1427046226SARA J TORO
Organization
Clinical Medical Laboratory1255 PASEO LAS MONJITAS STE 119
PONCE, PR 00730
(787) 840-9779
1629248265MRS. SARA TORO LCDA
Individual
Clinical Medical Laboratory1255 PASEO LAS MONJITAS STE 119
PONCE, PR 00730
(787) 840-9779
1518918804MR. JOSEPH CANNIZZARO DE JESUS MD
Individual
General Practice1255 PASEO LAS MONJITAS PLAZA LAS MONJITAS SUITE 204
PONCE, PR 00730
(787) 844-7336
1184068843PONCE PAIN DOC., INC.
Organization
Case Management1255 PASEO LAS MONJITAS SUITE159
PONCE, PR 00730
(787) 840-1818
1548700032 KARLA M FIGUEROA COLON M.D.
Individual
General Practice1255 PASEO LAS MONJITAS SUITE 210
PONCE, PR 00730
(787) 844-6640
1528139482IMF DE PONCE INC.
Organization
Family Medicine1255 PASEO LAS MONJITAS SUITE 210
PONCE, PR 00730
(787) 844-6640

NPI Footnotes

What is the National Provider Indentifier (NPI)?
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Provider Location Address
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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?
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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
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1 = former name;
2 = professional name;
3 = doing business as (d/b/ a) name;
4 = former legal business name; :
5 = other.

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Primary Taxonomy Code
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