PAUL JOSEPH GIRARD M.D. NPI 1356319891

Orthopaedic Surgery in San Diego, CA

Individual Male Years of Experience 25 Orthopaedic Surgery PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About PAUL GIRARD

Paul Girard is a provider established in San Diego, California and his medical specialization is orthopaedic surgery with more than 25 years of experience. The NPI number of Paul Girard is 1356319891 and was assigned on March 2006. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207X00000X with license number A78346 (CA). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 11 years ago.

Paul Girard 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

Paul Girard 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 Uc San Diego Health Hillcrest - Hillcrest Med Ctr and El Centro Regional Medical Center.

NPI

1356319891

Provider Name PAUL JOSEPH GIRARD M.D.
Provider Location Address200 W ARBOR DR ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY CLINIC, MAIL CODE 8670 SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
Provider Mailing Address200 W ARBOR DR ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY CLINIC, MAIL CODE 8670 SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOTHER
Graduation Year1996
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date03-10-2006
Last Update Date07-21-2009

Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207X00000X
ClassificationOrthopaedic Surgery
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.A78346
License StateCA
Taxonomy DescriptionAn orthopaedic surgeon is trained in the preservation, investigation and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine and associated structures by medical, surgical and physical means. An orthopaedic surgeon is involved with the care of patients whose musculoskeletal problems include congenital deformities, trauma, infections, tumors, metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, deformities, injuries and degenerative diseases of the spine, hands, feet, knee, hip, shoulder and elbow in children and adults. An orthopaedic surgeon is also concerned with primary and secondary muscular problems and the effects of central or peripheral nervous system lesions of the musculoskeletal system.

Business Address

PAUL JOSEPH GIRARD M.D.
200 W ARBOR DR
ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY CLINIC, MAIL CODE 8670
SAN DIEGO, CA
ZIP 92103
Phone: (619) 543-6312
Fax: (619) 543-7480

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Mailing Address

PAUL JOSEPH GIRARD M.D.
200 W ARBOR DR
ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY CLINIC, MAIL CODE 8670
SAN DIEGO, CA
ZIP 92103
Phone: (619) 543-6312
Fax: (619) 543-7480

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 ID9830298504
PECOS Enrollment IDI20070620000623
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. Paul Girard is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
UC SAN DIEGO HEALTH HILLCREST - HILLCREST MED CTR200 WEST ARBOR DRIVE
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-6222Acute Care Hospitals50025
EL CENTRO REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER1415 ROSS AVENUE
EL CENTRO, CA 92243
(760) 339-7100Acute Care Hospitals50045

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1043215502DR. ALFREDO B. TIU D.O.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Nephrology)200 W ARBOR DR OWEN CLINIC
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-2415
1073561072 JARDENA GARNER PA
Individual
Physician Assistant200 W ARBOR DR UCSD MEDICAL CENTER - DEPARTMENT OF ORTHOPEDICS
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-2539
1144278805DR. NIKHIL KANSAL M.D.
Individual
Surgery200 W ARBOR DR MC 8201
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-1899
1154389328MS. CHRISTINE ELIZABETH ROBINSON APRN, BC
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Primary Care)200 W ARBOR DR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 294-3777
1205893476DR. DAVID KRAVETZ M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)200 W ARBOR DR MC 8201
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-2347
1255301370DR. MICHAEL WARREN NIELSEN MD
Individual
Emergency Medicine200 W ARBOR DR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-6236
1295721884 JOHN T BESTOSO M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Nephrology)200 W ARBOR DR UCSD MEDICAL CENTER, SUITE 8781
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-7310
1467427898MRS. CHRISTINE ANN CORTES CNM
Individual
Advanced Practice Midwife200 W ARBOR DR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-3163
1477501450DR. KARL YODER HOSTETLER M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine200 W ARBOR DR UCSD MEDICAL CENTER
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(858) 657-8440
1497713846DR. RICHARD BRIAN WOLF DO
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology200 W ARBOR DR REPRO MED, #8433
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-2384
1497734297 JESSICA EMELIN MD
Individual
Plastic Surgery200 W ARBOR DR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(916) 543-5887
1609824093DR. WILLIAM H. SIMPSON M.D.
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology (Obstetrics)200 W ARBOR DR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-6600
1679530844DR. SANFORD J SHATTIL M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine200 W ARBOR DR UCSD MEDICAL CENTER
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(888) 309-8273
1689669863DR. NAVPARKASH SANDHU M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology200 W ARBOR DR UCSD MED CENTER
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-5742
1710944426DR. ROSALIND B DIETRICH MD
Individual
Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)200 W ARBOR DR MC 8756
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-6766
1750349866DR. SVETLANA KATSEV M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)200 W ARBOR DR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-7230
1831157122DR. ASHOK R PARAMESWARAN MD
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Psychiatry)200 W ARBOR DR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-3995
1841258050 ROBERT TERKELTAUB M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine200 W ARBOR DR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(858) 657-6110
1881691772DR. SIDNEY MERRITT MD
Individual
Anesthesiology200 W ARBOR DR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-5720
1922065606DR. DAVID BUTLER HOYT M.D.
Individual
Surgery200 W ARBOR DR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92103
(619) 543-7200

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