DR. GARRY L COOK DC NPI 1306832035

Chiropractor in Scottsboro, AL

NPI 1306832035 Individual Male Years of Experience 48 Chiropractor May Accept Medicare Approved Payment

About GARRY COOK

Garry Cook is a provider established in Scottsboro, Alabama and his medical specialization is chiropractor with more than 48 years of experience. He graduated from Logan College Of Chiropractic in 1974. The NPI number of Garry Cook is 1306832035 and was assigned on September 2005. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 111N00000X with license number 0788 (AL). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 15 years ago.

A chiropractor like Dr. Garry L Cook Dc helps patients with problems of the neuromusculoskeletal system, which includes nerves, bones, muscles, ligaments, and tendons. Chiropractors use spinal adjustments and manipulation, as well as other clinical interventions, to manage health issues such as back and neck pain. Some chiropractors apply procedures like massage therapy, rehabilitative exercise, ultrasound and spinal adjustments and manipulation. A chiropractor focuses on the patients overall health and might refer patients to other healthcare professionals if necessary. Garry Cook is registered with Medicare but maybe doesn't accept claims assignment. If you are a Medicare beneficiary call and confirm with the provider before seeking any services.

NPI

1306832035

Provider NameDR. GARRY L COOK DC
Provider Location Address1001 S BROAD ST SCOTTSBORO, AL 35768
Provider Mailing Address1001 S BROAD ST SCOTTSBORO, AL 35768
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameLOGAN COLLEGE OF CHIROPRACTIC
Graduation Year1974
Is Sole Proprietor?N/A
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date09-27-2005
Last Update Date07-08-2007


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code111N00000X
ClassificationChiropractor
TypeChiropractic Providers
License No.0788
License StateAL
Taxonomy DescriptionA provider qualified by a Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.), licensed by the State and who practices chiropractic medicine -that discipline within the healing arts which deals with the nervous system and its relationship to the spinal column and its interrelationship with other body systems.

Business Address

DR. GARRY L COOK DC
1001 S BROAD ST
SCOTTSBORO, AL
ZIP 35768
Phone: (256) 259-1707
Fax: (256) 259-3842

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Mailing Address

DR. GARRY L COOK DC
1001 S BROAD ST
SCOTTSBORO, AL
ZIP 35768
Phone: (256) 259-1707
Fax: (256) 259-3842



Medicare Participation

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 ID1153405758
PECOS Enrollment IDI20110510000444
Accepts Medicare Assignment? Maybe "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.

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.

  • 1227Chiropractic manipulative treatment, 1-2 spinal regions (HCPCS:98940)
  • 37Chiropractic manipulative treatment, 3 to 4 spinal regions (HCPCS:98941)

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
The date that a NPI record was last updated or changed.

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
The name of the person authorized to submit the NPI application or to officially change data for a health care provider.