NIKHIL TEPPARA M.D. NPI 1003042409

Surgery in High Point, NC

NPI 1003042409 Individual Male Years of Experience 16 Surgery PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About NIKHIL TEPPARA

Nikhil Teppara is a provider established in High Point, North Carolina and his medical specialization is surgery with more than 16 years of experience. He graduated from University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine in 2006. The NPI number of Nikhil Teppara is 1003042409 and was assigned on June 2009. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 208600000X with license number 2011-01276 (NC). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 10 years ago.

A surgeon like Nikhil Teppara M.d. treats injuries, diseases, and deformities through surgical operations. A surgeon could correct physical deformities, repair bone and tissue, or perform preventive or elective surgeries. Surgeons also examine patients, perform and interpret diagnostic tests, and provide counsel on preventive healthcare.

Nikhil Teppara 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

Nikhil Teppara 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 High Point Regional Health System and North Carolina Baptist Hospital.

NPI

1003042409

Provider Name NIKHIL TEPPARA M.D.
Provider Location Address1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 101 HIGH POINT, NC 27262
Provider Mailing Address1701 WESTCHESTER DR SUITE 850 HIGH POINT, NC 27262
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameUNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Graduation Year2006
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date06-01-2009
Last Update Date11-22-2011


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code208600000X
ClassificationSurgery
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.2011-01276
License StateNC
Taxonomy DescriptionA general surgeon has expertise related to the diagnosis - preoperative, operative and postoperative management - and management of complications of surgical conditions in the following areas: alimentary tract; abdomen; breast, skin and soft tissue; endocrine system; head and neck surgery; pediatric surgery; surgical critical care; surgical oncology; trauma and burns; and vascular surgery. General surgeons increasingly provide care through the use of minimally invasive and endoscopic techniques. Many general surgeons also possess expertise in transplantation surgery, plastic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

Business Address

NIKHIL TEPPARA M.D.
1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE
SUITE 101
HIGH POINT, NC
ZIP 27262
Phone: (336) 802-2150
Fax: (336) 802-2151

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Mailing Address

NIKHIL TEPPARA M.D.
1701 WESTCHESTER DR
SUITE 850
HIGH POINT, NC
ZIP 27262
Phone: (336) 802-2000
Fax: (336) 802-2534



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 ID8820261571
PECOS Enrollment IDI20111025000918
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.

  • 17Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample (HCPCS:36415)
  • 15Removal of gallbladder using an endoscope (HCPCS:47562)

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. Nikhil Teppara is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
HIGH POINT REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM601 N ELM ST
HIGH POINT, NC 27261
(336) 878-6000Acute Care Hospitals340004
NORTH CAROLINA BAPTIST HOSPITALMEDICAL CENTER BOULEVARD
WINSTON-SALEM, NC 27157
(336) 716-2011Acute Care Hospitals340047

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
1208600000XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansSurgeryAS2383278-0706CTNo

Taxonomy Description: a general surgeon has expertise related to the diagnosis - preoperative, operative and postoperative management - and management of complications of surgical conditions in the following areas: alimentary tract; abdomen; breast, skin and soft tissue; endocrine system; head and neck surgery; pediatric surgery; surgical critical care; surgical oncology; trauma and burns; and vascular surgery. General surgeons increasingly provide care through the use of minimally invasive and endoscopic techniques. Many general surgeons also possess expertise in transplantation surgery, plastic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

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
NC2602AMEDICARE PIN (08)NC

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1265400758 MARTA LLIBRE M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Infectious Disease)1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 301
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2665
1003860990 STEVEN JOSEPH TILLES DPM
Individual
Podiatrist1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 300
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2055
1447297635 SAMUEL DUBOSE RAVENEL MD
Individual
Pediatrics1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 203
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2100
1013948025 KENNETH CASTLES SHULL MD
Individual
Surgery1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 101
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2150
1699706788 GARY LEROY BIESECKER MD
Individual
Surgery1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 101
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2150
1912938010 F DOUGLAS BLAZEK MD
Individual
Surgery1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 101
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2150
1356367189 ELAINE R. FERARU MD
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 401
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2080
1386660066 LIRIM TONUZI MD
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 401
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2080
1770503401 PATRICIA F. TRIPLETT MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Infectious Disease)1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 301
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2665
1578582201 CHESTER C. HAWORTH MD
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 401
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2080
1679604870 JOHN ELDRIDGE NANCE PHARMD
Individual
Pharmacist1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 301
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2588
1013037456 LAURA SUZANNE CONNER PHARMD
Individual
Pharmacist1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 301
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2588
1598885949 LORIANNE COHN EDWARDS PHARMD
Individual
Pharmacist1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 301
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2588
1902096779 MYRA FRAZIER
Individual
Clinical Nurse Specialist (Family Health)1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 301
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2588
1053620005CORNERSTONE HEALTH CARE, PA
Organization
Surgery1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 301
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2280
1659674075MRS. TIFFANY AMANDA MERRITT PINNIX PHARMD
Individual
Pharmacist1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 301
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2588
1467739458 DAWN METCALF FNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 301
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2025
1316061880CORNERSTONE HEALTH CARE PA
Organization
Clinical Medical Laboratory1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 301
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2588
1558493825CORNERSTONE HEALTH CARE LLC
Organization
Pediatrics1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 203
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2100
1851415335CORNERSTONE HEALTH CARE LLC
Organization
Internal Medicine (Infectious Disease)1814 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 301
HIGH POINT, NC 27262
(336) 802-2665

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Provider Location Address
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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.

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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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