CRAIG A CHARLESTON MD NPI 1952386435

Pain Medicine (Interventional Pain Medicine) in Beaumont, TX

NPI 1952386435 Individual Male Years of Experience 22 Pain Medicine Interventional Pain Medicine PECOS Enrolled Accepts Medicare Approved Payment

About CRAIG CHARLESTON

Craig Charleston is a provider established in Beaumont, Texas and his medical specialization is pain medicine (interventional pain medicine) with more than 22 years of experience. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 2000. The NPI number of Craig Charleston is 1952386435 and was assigned on December 2005. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 208VP0014X with license number L9653 (TX). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 14 years ago.

Craig Charleston 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

Craig Charleston 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 The Medical Center Of Southeast Texas, Riceland Medical Center, Christus Southeast Texas- St Elizabeth and Christus Jasper Memorial Hospital.

NPI

1952386435

Provider Name CRAIG A CHARLESTON MD
Provider Location Address755 N 11TH ST SUITE P5600 BEAUMONT, TX 77702
Provider Mailing Address755 N 11TH ST SUITE P5600 BEAUMONT, TX 77702
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Medical School NameUNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH AT GALVESTON
Graduation Year2000
Is Sole Proprietor?Yes
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date12-07-2005
Last Update Date05-27-2008


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code208VP0014X
ClassificationPain Medicine
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
SpecializationInterventional Pain Medicine
License No.L9653
License StateTX
Taxonomy DescriptionInterventional Pain Medicine is the discipline of medicine devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of pain and related disorders principally with the application of interventional techniques in managing subacute, chronic, persistent, and intractable pain, independently or in conjunction with other modalities of treatment.

Business Address

CRAIG A CHARLESTON MD
755 N 11TH ST
SUITE P5600
BEAUMONT, TX
ZIP 77702
Phone: (409) 892-4600
Fax: (409) 892-4605

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Mailing Address

CRAIG A CHARLESTON MD
755 N 11TH ST
SUITE P5600
BEAUMONT, TX
ZIP 77702
Phone: (409) 892-4600
Fax: (409) 892-4605



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 ID1557394863
PECOS Enrollment IDI20050916000599
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.

  • 1885Drug screen, qualitative; multiple drug classes by high complexity test method (e.g., immunoassay, enzyme assay), per patient encounter (HCPCS:G0431)
  • 160Injections of substances into lower or sacral spine (HCPCS:62311)
  • 137Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower or sacral spine nerve root using imaging guidance (HCPCS:64483)
  • 112Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg (HCPCS:J1030)
  • 101Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance (HCPCS:64493)
  • 90Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance (HCPCS:64494)
  • 73Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention (HCPCS:96372)
  • 45Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsule with recording and reporting using ultrasound guidance (HCPCS:20611)
  • 33Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle (HCPCS:76942)
  • 18Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule (HCPCS:20610)

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. Craig Charleston is affiliated with the following medical facilities:

Hospital Name Address Phone Hospital Type CMS Certification Number (CCN) Overall Rating
THE MEDICAL CENTER OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS2555 JIMMY JOHNSON BLVD
PORT ARTHUR, TX 77640
(409) 853-5900Acute Care Hospitals450518
RICELAND MEDICAL CENTER538 BROADWAY
WINNIE, TX 77665
(409) 296-6000Critical Access Hospitals451328
CHRISTUS SOUTHEAST TEXAS- ST ELIZABETH2830 CALDER AVENUE
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 892-7171Acute Care Hospitals450034
CHRISTUS JASPER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL1275 MARVIN HANCOCK DRIVE
JASPER, TX 75951
(409) 384-5461Acute Care Hospitals450573

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
1207L00000XAllopathic & Osteopathic PhysiciansAnesthesiologyL9653TXNo

Taxonomy Description: an anesthesiologist is trained to provide pain relief and maintenance, or restoration, of a stable condition during and immediately following an operation or an obstetric or diagnostic procedure. The anesthesiologist assesses the risk of the patient undergoing surgery and optimizes the patient's condition prior to, during and after surgery. In addition to these management responsibilities, the anesthesiologist provides medical management and consultation in pain management and critical care medicine. Anesthesiologists diagnose and treat acute, long-standing and cancer pain problems; diagnose and treat patients with critical illnesses or severe injuries; direct resuscitation in the care of patients with cardiac or respiratory emergencies, including the need for artificial ventilation; and supervise post-anesthesia recovery.

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
8S9650OTHER (01)TX
I40191MEDICARE UPIN (02)
175366701MEDICAID (05)TX
8F1065MEDICARE PIN (08)TX

Other Providers at the same location


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

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1841293909DR. ALFRED B. BRADY JR. M.D.
Individual
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)755 N 11TH ST STE P2200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 892-1192
1811993736 STEVEN ADAM SOCHER M.D.
Individual
Urology755 N 11TH ST STE P-3200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 899-4111
1275539074 JOSEPH DENTON HARRIS IV M.D.
Individual
Specialist755 N 11TH ST STE P-3200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 899-4111
1255337051 JOHN ABE HENDERSON M.D.
Individual
Urology755 N 11TH ST STE P-3200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 899-4111
1730180373DR. KEVIN L. DEAN M.D., F.A.C.S.
Individual
Surgery755 N 11TH ST SUITE P3950
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 892-0099
1902899685 BRENT W BOST MD
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology755 N 11TH ST SUITE P4200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 899-1499
1265425888 JAMES F KIRBY MD
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology755 N 11TH ST SUITE P4200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 899-1499
1104810449 DEBORAH C SHERMAN MD
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology755 N 11TH ST STE P4200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 899-1499
1841284189 RUBEN D VICTORES MD
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology755 N 11TH ST SUITE P4200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 899-1499
1023002375 DAVID B SMITH MD
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology755 N 11TH ST SUITE P4200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 899-1499
1245224591 J COFFY PIETERNELLE MD
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology755 N 11TH ST SUITE P4200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 899-1499
1659365674 KELLY W RISING MD
Individual
Obstetrics & Gynecology755 N 11TH ST SUITE P4200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 899-1499
1336134071DR. DAVID J. DEUTMEYER M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology755 N 11TH ST SUITE P3600
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 838-5214
1104812569DR. STEPHEN J. SCHANGE M.D.
Individual
Anesthesiology755 N 11TH ST SUITE P3600
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 838-5214
1356338347 JORGE A HERNANDEZ MD
Individual
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)755 N 11TH ST SUITE P2200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 892-1192
1891778171COASTAL PAIN CARE PA
Organization
Pain Medicine (Interventional Pain Medicine)755 N 11TH ST SUITE P2280
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 892-4600
1396729323DR. ALVIN WAYNE LARKINS M.D.
Individual
Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine)755 N 11TH ST P2300
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 892-4100
1801870522 NESTOR CAGOL PUNAY M.D.
Individual
Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)755 N 11TH ST SUITE P3900
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 347-1600
1265485486MR. GREGORY LEE GILBREATH NP
Individual
Nurse Practitioner755 N 11TH ST SUITE P2200
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 892-1192
1053323212 STEVEN CHAD WILLIAMS CRNA
Individual
Nurse Anesthetist, Certified Registered755 N 11TH ST SUITE P3600
BEAUMONT, TX 77702
(409) 838-5214

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
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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?
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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.

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1 = former name;
2 = professional name;
3 = doing business as (d/b/ a) name;
4 = former legal business name; :
5 = other.

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Primary Taxonomy Code
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