DR. VIRGINIA MARGARET PIERCE M.D. NPI 1023294451

Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology) in Boston, MA

NPI 1023294451 Individual Female Pathology Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology PECOS Enrolled

About VIRGINIA PIERCE

Virginia Pierce is a provider established in Boston, Massachusetts and her medical specialization is pathology (anatomic pathology & clinical pathology) . The NPI number of Virginia Pierce is 1023294451 and was assigned on January 2008. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207ZP0102X with license number 250285 (MA). The provider is registered as an individual and her NPI record was last updated 8 years ago.

Virginia Pierce 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.

Virginia Pierce 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

1023294451

Provider NameDR. VIRGINIA MARGARET PIERCE M.D.
Provider Location Address55 FRUIT ST MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL BOSTON, MA 02114
Provider Mailing Address55 FRUIT ST MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL BOSTON, MA 02114
GenderFemale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date01-16-2008
Last Update Date01-04-2013


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207ZP0102X
ClassificationPathology
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationAnatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
License No.250285
License StateMA
Taxonomy DescriptionA pathologist deals with the causes and nature of disease and contributes to diagnosis, prognosis and treatment through knowledge gained by the laboratory application of the biologic, chemical and physical sciences. A pathologist uses information gathered from the microscopic examination of tissue specimens, cells and body fluids, and from clinical laboratory tests on body fluids and secretions for the diagnosis, exclusion and monitoring of disease.

Business Address

DR. VIRGINIA MARGARET PIERCE M.D.
55 FRUIT ST
MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL
BOSTON, MA
ZIP 02114
Phone: (617) 643-4482

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Mailing Address

DR. VIRGINIA MARGARET PIERCE M.D.
55 FRUIT ST
MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL
BOSTON, MA
ZIP 02114
Phone:



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.
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

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
1208000000XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansPediatricsMD436329PANo

Taxonomy Description: a pediatrician is concerned with the physical, emotional and social health of children from birth to young adulthood. Care encompasses a broad spectrum of health services ranging from preventive healthcare to the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases. A pediatrician deals with biological, social and environmental influences on the developing child, and with the impact of disease and dysfunction on development.

22080P0208XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansPediatricsPediatric Infectious DiseasesMD436329PANo

Taxonomy Description: a pediatrician trained to care for children in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of infectious diseases. This specialist can apply specific knowledge to affect a better outcome for pediatric infections with complicated courses, underlying diseases that predispose to unusual or severe infections, unclear diagnoses, uncommon diseases and complex or investigational treatments.

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1982600144 ANDREW T CHAN M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)55 FRUIT ST
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 726-3212
1538166889 KALOYAN S TANEV MD
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Psychiatry)55 FRUIT ST WARREN 1220
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 726-7511
1124028238DR. DEBRA F WEINSTEIN MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)55 FRUIT ST
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 724-6007
1225023658 BRADEN KUO M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)55 FRUIT ST BLAKE 4, GI UNIT. MGH
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 726-2132
1881680767DR. NANCY J GAGLIANO MD
Individual
Internal Medicine55 FRUIT ST 4710B
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 724-6700
1285620161DR. DAVID F TORCHIANA MD
Individual
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)55 FRUIT ST BUL 119
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 724-9644
1205823176 DAVID MICHAEL SHAHIAN MD
Individual
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)55 FRUIT ST MGH, BULFINCH 2
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 643-4335
1396734570DR. JAY JEFFREY SCHNITZER M.D., PH.D.
Individual
Surgery55 FRUIT ST PEDIATRIC SURGERY, WRN 11
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 724-1602
1538158696DR. THEODORE JOSEPH ONGARO MD
Individual
Urology55 FRUIT ST GRB 1102
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 726-3012
1922098730DR. WEI CHAO MD PHD
Individual
Anesthesiology55 FRUIT ST CLN 3
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 724-3267
1194715904DR. MAURICE ALBRIGHT MD
Individual
Orthopaedic Surgery55 FRUIT ST YAW 3E ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATES
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 726-8523
1841280674DR. GREGORY YVES LAUWERS MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology)55 FRUIT ST PATHOLOGY ASSOCIATES WRN 2
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 726-2931
1609866516DR. KENT BALANIS LEWANDROWSKI MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)55 FRUIT ST GRB 5 PATHOLOGY ASSOCIATES
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 726-2275
1114917986DR. JEFFREY A GELFAND MD
Individual
Allergy & Immunology55 FRUIT ST S50-801 INFECTIOUS DISEASE ASSOCIATES
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 726-1796
1750371563DR. KATHLEEN BRIGID TRAINOR PSYD
Individual
Psychologist55 FRUIT ST YAW 6A MASSACHUSSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 724-6300
1073503884DR. BOYD TAYLOR THOMPSON MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Pulmonary Disease)55 FRUIT ST
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 724-3705
1992795512DR. RAJESH TIM GANDHI MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Infectious Disease)55 FRUIT ST FND 8 INFECTIOUS DISEASE ASSOCIATES
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 726-8403
1821088451DR. SHIHAB AHMED MBBS
Individual
Anesthesiology (Pain Medicine)55 FRUIT ST CLN 309 ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 726-3030
1528058153DR. MARIE B DEMAY MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism)55 FRUIT ST WEL 5
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 726-8720
1225028863DR. MICHELE TRUCKSIS MD PHD
Individual
Internal Medicine55 FRUIT ST INFECTIOUS DISEASE ASSOCIATES GRJ 504
BOSTON, MA 02114
(617) 726-3812

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Provider Location Address
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