DR. BRIAN CHIEN TUAI M.D. NPI 1497758569

Surgery in Oxnard, CA

NPI 1497758569 Individual Male Years of Experience 25 Surgery PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About BRIAN TUAI

Brian Tuai is a provider established in Oxnard, California and his medical specialization is surgery with more than 25 years of experience. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine in 1997. The NPI number of Brian Tuai is 1497758569 and was assigned on May 2005. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 208600000X with license number A66661 (CA). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 10 years ago.

A surgeon like Dr. Brian Chien Tuai M.d. 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.

Brian Tuai 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

Brian Tuai 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 St Johns Regional Medical Center and Community Memorial Hospital San Buenaventura.

NPI

1497758569

Provider NameDR. BRIAN CHIEN TUAI M.D.
Provider Location Address1700 N ROSE AVE STE 430 OXNARD, CA 93030
Provider Mailing Address1700 N ROSE AVE STE 430 OXNARD, CA 93030
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameOHIO STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
Graduation Year1997
Is Sole Proprietor?No
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date05-23-2005
Last Update Date03-22-2012


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code208600000X
ClassificationSurgery
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.A66661
License StateCA
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. BRIAN CHIEN TUAI M.D.
1700 N ROSE AVE
STE 430
OXNARD, CA
ZIP 93030
Phone: (805) 485-8722
Fax: (805) 485-9311

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Mailing Address

DR. BRIAN CHIEN TUAI M.D.
1700 N ROSE AVE
STE 430
OXNARD, CA
ZIP 93030
Phone: (805) 485-8722
Fax: (805) 485-9311



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 ID8628067071
PECOS Enrollment IDI20040520001398
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.

  • 21Removal of gallbladder using an endoscope (HCPCS:47562)
  • 13Diagnostic examination of the anus using an endoscope (HCPCS:46600)

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. Brian Tuai is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
ST JOHNS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER1600 N ROSE AVE
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 988-2500Acute Care Hospitals50082
COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SAN BUENAVENTURA147 N BRENT ST
VENTURA, CA 93003
(805) 652-5011Acute Care Hospitals50394

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
H57772MEDICARE UPIN (02)CA
WA66661AMEDICARE ID-TYPE UNSPECIFIED (04)CA
00A666610MEDICAID (05)CA

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1699778712DR. SUCKCHAI TULATHIMUTTE M.D.
Individual
Surgery1700 N ROSE AVE STE 430
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 485-8722
1568465649DR. LISA LOUISE BABASHOFF M.D.
Individual
Surgery1700 N ROSE AVE STE 430
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 485-8722
1164425245DR. TIMOTHY GORDON BRYANT M.D.
Individual
Surgery1700 N ROSE AVE STE 430
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 485-8722
1881697951DR. JOSEPH SALVATORE LOPRESTI M.D.
Individual
Surgery1700 N ROSE AVE STE 430
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 485-8722
1275511644GENERAL SURGERY MEDICAL GROUP OF VENTURA COUNTY
Organization
Surgery1700 N ROSE AVE SUITE 430
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 485-8722
1982669396DR. TIMOTHY A. OCONNOR M.D.
Individual
Radiology (Radiation Oncology)1700 N ROSE AVE SUITE 120
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 988-2657
1376592733 GRETCHEN H. JACOBSON MD
Individual
Neurological Surgery1700 N ROSE AVE #250
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 983-1700
1093767469 JU-SUNG WU M.D.
Individual
Specialist1700 N ROSE AVE SUITE 220
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 983-1009
1245284686 SHAHRAM FATEMI M.D.
Individual
Family Medicine1700 N ROSE AVE SUITE 210
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 988-8058
1952356933DR. LYNN R KONG MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Hematology & Oncology)1700 N ROSE AVE SUITE 320
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 485-8709
1619916772DR. ROSEMARY E MCINTYRE MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Hematology & Oncology)1700 N ROSE AVE SUITE 320
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 485-8709
1629017801DR. KOOROS PARSA MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Hematology & Oncology)1700 N ROSE AVE SUITE 320
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 485-8709
1649219452DR. KEVIN Q CHANG MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Hematology & Oncology)1700 N ROSE AVE SUITE 320
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 485-8709
1407891971 ANDREW WILLARD JEFFERS M.D.
Individual
Orthopaedic Surgery1700 N ROSE AVE #135
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 981-1788
1104855600DR. ANTOINE THOMAS HANNA MD
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology1700 N ROSE AVE 230
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 988-2811
1295745180DR. KOJI KUBO M.D.
Individual
Family Medicine1700 N ROSE AVE SUITE 210
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 988-8058
1346253689 CARY DAVID ALBERSTONE MD
Individual
Neurological Surgery1700 N ROSE AVE SUITE 250
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 983-1700
1922102029DR. YUCHENG JORDAN LIAO MD PHD
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)1700 N ROSE AVE #480
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 983-6929
1972664183 SAL C SANTANGELO M.D.
Individual
Surgery1700 N ROSE AVE STE 470
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 983-0707
1891845749DR. JOHN JANGIL LEE PHARM.D.
Individual
Pharmacist1700 N ROSE AVE
OXNARD, CA 93030
(805) 981-3366

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