DR. MALEK A KANAMA NPI 1023291705

Surgery in Lutz, FL

NPI 1023291705 Individual Male Years of Experience 24 Surgery PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About MALEK KANAMA

Malek Kanama is a provider established in Lutz, Florida and his medical specialization is surgery with more than 24 years of experience. The NPI number of Malek Kanama is 1023291705 and was assigned on December 2007. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 208600000X with license number ME103010 (FL). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 12 years ago.

A surgeon like Dr. Malek A Kanama 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.

Malek Kanama 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

Malek Kanama 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 Memorial Hermann Northeast, Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital and Tomball Regional Medical Center.

NPI

1023291705

Provider NameDR. MALEK A KANAMA
Provider Location Address19105 US HWY 41 NORTH SUITE 300 LUTZ, FL 33549
Provider Mailing Address19105 US HWY 41 NORTH SUITE 300 LUTZ, FL 33549
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Graduation Year1997
Is Sole Proprietor?Yes
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date12-17-2007
Last Update Date06-01-2009


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code208600000X
ClassificationSurgery
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.ME103010
License StateFL
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

DR. MALEK A KANAMA
19105 US HWY 41 NORTH
SUITE 300
LUTZ, FL
ZIP 33549
Phone: (813) 866-1959
Fax: (813) 866-1957

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Mailing Address

DR. MALEK A KANAMA
19105 US HWY 41 NORTH
SUITE 300
LUTZ, FL
ZIP 33549
Phone: (813) 866-1959



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 ID9436212602
PECOS Enrollment IDI20190118000044
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.

  • 26Removal 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. Malek Kanama is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
MEMORIAL HERMANN NORTHEAST18951 MEMORIAL NORTH
HUMBLE, TX 77338
(281) 540-7700Acute Care Hospitals450684
HOUSTON METHODIST WILLOWBROOK HOSPITAL18220 TOMBALL PARKWAY
HOUSTON, TX 77070
(281) 477-1000Acute Care Hospitals450844
TOMBALL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER605 HOLDERRIETH
TOMBALL, TX 77375
(281) 351-1623Acute Care Hospitals450670

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
BE630ZMEDICARE PIN (08)FL

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
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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
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