DR. KENNETH IRWIN LIPOW M.D. NPI 1427083674

Neurological Surgery in Bridgeport, CT

NPI 1427083674 Individual Male Years of Experience 44 Neurological Surgery PECOS Enrolled May Accept Medicare Approved Payment

About KENNETH LIPOW

Kenneth Lipow is a provider established in Bridgeport, Connecticut and his medical specialization is neurological surgery with more than 44 years of experience. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1978. The NPI number of Kenneth Lipow is 1427083674 and was assigned on July 2006. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207T00000X with license number 026386 (CT). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 11 years ago.

Kenneth Lipow 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

Kenneth Lipow 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. According to Medicare claims data he has hospital affiliations with Bridgeport Hospital.

NPI

1427083674

Provider NameDR. KENNETH IRWIN LIPOW M.D.
Provider Location Address267 GRANT ST SCHINE 8 BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
Provider Mailing AddressCONNECTICUT NEUROSURGICAL SPECIALISTS, P.C. 267 GRANT STREET, SCHINE 8 BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE OF YESHIVA UNIVERSITY
Graduation Year1978
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date07-12-2006
Last Update Date07-12-2010


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207T00000X
ClassificationNeurological Surgery
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.026386
License StateCT
Taxonomy DescriptionA neurological surgeon provides the operative and non-operative management (i.e., prevention, diagnosis, evaluation, treatment, critical care, and rehabilitation) of disorders of the central, peripheral, and autonomic nervous systems, including their supporting structures and vascular supply; the evaluation and treatment of pathological processes which modify function or activity of the nervous system; and the operative and non-operative management of pain. A neurological surgeon treats patients with disorders of the nervous system; disorders of the brain, meninges, skull, and their blood supply, including the extracranial carotid and vertebral arteries; disorders of the pituitary gland; disorders of the spinal cord, meninges, and vertebral column, including those which may require treatment by spinal fusion or instrumentation; and disorders of the cranial and spinal nerves throughout their distribution.

Business Address

DR. KENNETH IRWIN LIPOW M.D.
267 GRANT ST
SCHINE 8
BRIDGEPORT, CT
ZIP 06610
Phone: (203) 384-4500
Fax: (203) 384-3812

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Mailing Address

DR. KENNETH IRWIN LIPOW M.D.
CONNECTICUT NEUROSURGICAL SPECIALISTS, P.C.
267 GRANT STREET, SCHINE 8
BRIDGEPORT, CT
ZIP 06610
Phone: (203) 384-4500
Fax: (203) 384-3812



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 ID3678537446
PECOS Enrollment IDI20100902001048
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.
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.

  • 61Partial removal of spine bone with release of spinal cord and/or nerves (HCPCS:63048)
  • 22Partial removal of middle spine bone with release of spinal cord and/or nerves (HCPCS:63047)

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. Kenneth Lipow is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
BRIDGEPORT HOSPITAL267 GRANT STREET
BRIDGEPORT, CT 6610
(203) 384-3000Acute Care Hospitals70010

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
001263862MEDICAID (05)CT
C01733OTHER (01)
B38483MEDICARE UPIN (02)
140000144MEDICARE ID-TYPE UNSPECIFIED (04)

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1104818376DR. ANTHONY PELUSO M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology267 GRANT ST BRIDGEPORT ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES, PC
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3000
1669454914 MARGUERITE M PINTO MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)267 GRANT ST BRIDGEPORT HOSPITAL, DEPT. OF PATHOLOGY
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3157
1245212596 YOUNG CHOI KIM MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)267 GRANT ST
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3157
1891776183 LIMING HAO MD
Individual
Pathology (Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology)267 GRANT ST
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3717
1952383036 PAMELA A IAVA APRN
Individual
Nurse Practitioner (Adult Health)267 GRANT ST BRIDGEPORT HOSPITAL
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3840
1750364972 BRUCE M MCDONALD MD
Individual
Pediatrics (Pediatric Nephrology)267 GRANT ST
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3717
1770546590 RICHARD S MANSFIELD PA-C
Individual
Physician Assistant267 GRANT ST
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3873
1366406688 DAVE P ANTIGNANI PA-C
Individual
Physician Assistant267 GRANT ST
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3873
1821053927 INGRID E MODY PA-C
Individual
Physician Assistant267 GRANT ST
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3873
1811954746 AMY J YOUNG PA-C
Individual
Physician Assistant267 GRANT ST
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3873
1295789014 ESRA ANSON CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered267 GRANT ST BRIDGEPORT ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES, PC
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3072
1417902370DR. LAURIE-ANN NESSRALLA M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology267 GRANT ST BRIDGEPORT HOSPITAL
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3072
1801841796 ELIZABETH ELAM CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered267 GRANT ST BRIDGEPORT ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES, PC
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3072
1235177056 KATHRYN SAPIENTE CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered267 GRANT ST BRIDGEPORT ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES, PC
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3072
1710925573DR. CLAIRE J ESPOSITO M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology267 GRANT ST BRIDGEPORT HOSPITAL
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3000
1821037185 MARY L NORTH CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered267 GRANT ST BRIDGEPORT ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES, PC
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3072
1720012743 AMARJIT LAMBA MD
Individual
Anesthesiology267 GRANT ST BRIDGEPORT ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES, P.C.
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3072
1316971336 BONNIE MOLLOY CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered267 GRANT ST BRIDGEPORT ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES, P.C.
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3072
1205860129 CAROLYN ROHRIG CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered267 GRANT ST
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3072
1194759308 KAREN LECLEIR
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered267 GRANT ST BRIDGEPORT ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES, P.C.
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06610
(203) 384-3072

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