DR. MICHAEL EDWARD FAHR M.D. NPI 1013134626

Surgery (Trauma Surgery) in Hammond, LA

NPI 1013134626 Individual Male Years of Experience 19 Surgery Trauma Surgery PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About MICHAEL FAHR

Michael Fahr is a provider established in Hammond, Louisiana and his medical specialization is surgery (trauma surgery) with more than 19 years of experience. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 2003. The NPI number of Michael Fahr is 1013134626 and was assigned on April 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 2086S0127X with license number MD.203318 (LA). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 4 years ago.

Michael Fahr 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

Michael Fahr 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 North Oaks Medical Center, L L C.

NPI

1013134626

Provider NameDR. MICHAEL EDWARD FAHR M.D.
Provider Location Address15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR HAMMOND, LA 70403
Provider Mailing Address15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR HAMMOND, LA 70403
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameLOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE IN NEW ORLEANS
Graduation Year2003
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date04-18-2007
Last Update Date06-09-2017


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code2086S0127X
ClassificationSurgery
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationTrauma Surgery
License No.MD.203318
License StateLA
Taxonomy DescriptionTrauma surgery is a recognized subspecialty of general surgery. Trauma surgeons are physicians who have completed a five-year general surgery residency and usually continue with a one to two year fellowship in trauma and/or surgical critical care, typically leading to additional board certification in surgical critical care. There is no trauma surgery board certification at this point. To obtain board certification in surgical critical care, a fellowship in surgical critical care or anesthesiology critical care must be completed during or after general surgery residency.

Business Address

DR. MICHAEL EDWARD FAHR M.D.
15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA
ZIP 70403
Phone:
Fax: (985) 230-1871

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Mailing Address

DR. MICHAEL EDWARD FAHR M.D.
15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA
ZIP 70403
Phone:
Fax: (985) 230-1871



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 ID9335285857
PECOS Enrollment IDI20091013000742
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

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. Michael Fahr is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
NORTH OAKS MEDICAL CENTER, L L C15790 PAUL VEGA MD DRIVE
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 345-2700Acute Care Hospitals190015

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
12086S0102XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansSurgerySurgical Critical CareMD.203318LANo

Taxonomy Description: a surgeon with expertise in the management of the critically ill and postoperative patient, particularly the trauma victim, who specializes in critical care medicine diagnoses, treats and supports patients with multiple organ dysfunction. This specialist may have administrative responsibilities for intensive care units and may also facilitate and coordinate patient care among the primary physician, the critical care staff and other specialists.

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
0303804MEDICAID (05)MS
4M341CR65MEDICARE OSCAR/CERTIFICATION (06)
249136YJA2MEDICARE PIN (08)
1997421MEDICAID (05)LA

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1083619944DR. LAURENCE M. MAY M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 345-8867
1154326767LAURENCE MICHAEL MAY, MD, APMC
Organization
Anesthesiology15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 345-8867
1932161064MR. JAMES LOUIS NELSON MD
Individual
Surgery15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR NORTH OAKS HEALTH SYSTEM
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-7755
1023072337 MARK EDWIN KOEPP RN, CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-6685
1811951189MRS. SYM CUSIMANO RANKIN CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-6685
1447214713 MICHAEL JOSEPH SCHANZBACH CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-6685
1417911439 LEONARD JOHN GONZALES JR. CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-6685
1326003294MRS. VIRGINIA ANNE PELEGRIN MPH,LDN,RD
Individual
Dietitian, Registered15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-6548
1558327494MRS. KAREN ELAINE PURVIS LDN, RD
Individual
Dietitian, Registered15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-6772
1912939380MS. MARGARET LYNN MILLER RN,RD,CDE
Individual
Dietitian, Registered15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-6117
1992738827 DAVID LAWRENCE TOUPS MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR FINANCE DEPARTMENT
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-1369
1033132600 SANDRA J CAPPS APRN, RN
Individual
Nurse Practitioner15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR REVENUE MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENT
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-1682
1023028560DR. MARK EVANS HAILE
Individual
Emergency Medicine15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-1332
1184634644 CHAD JOSEPH ACHORD CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-6534
1215010483MRS. MARCIA HIRSCH BREWTON NNP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR FINANCE DEPARTMENT
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-6534
1477638831 DENNIS JEFFREY MORRIS MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR FINANCE DEPARTMENT
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-6534
1346316411DR. CATHERINE J. LABORDE M.D.
Individual
Emergency Medicine15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR REVENUE MGMT DEPARTMENT
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-1682
1649479676NORTH OAKS ANESTHESIOLOGY ASSOCIATES LLC
Organization
Anesthesiology15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 902-9763
1184816647MRS. PEGGY ROBERTSON VARNADO CST,CFA
Individual
15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-6610
1780868612NORTH OAKS MEDICAL CENTER, LLC
Organization
General Acute Care Hospital15790 PAUL VEGA MD DR
HAMMOND, LA 70403
(985) 230-1682

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What is the National Provider Indentifier (NPI)?
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Provider Location Address
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Primary Taxonomy Code
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