DR. KURT OSTHER M.D. NPI 1972887495

Family Medicine in Scottsdale, AZ

NPI 1972887495 Individual Male Family Medicine

About KURT OSTHER

Kurt Osther is a primary care provider established in Scottsdale, Arizona and his medical specialization is family medicine. The NPI number of Kurt Osther is 1972887495 and was assigned on October 2011. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 207Q00000X with license number H1818 (TX). The provider is registered as an individual and his NPI record was last updated 10 years ago.

A primary care provider (PCP) like Dr. Kurt Osther M.d. sees people with common medical problems. The primary care provider might be a doctor, physician assistant, nurse practitioner or clinic that are usually involved in your long-term care. A PCP might provide preventive care, treat common medical conditions, identify urgent medical problems and refer you to specialists when necessary. Primary care is usually provided in an outpatient facility but if you are admitted to a hospital your PCP may assist in your care. The most common medical conditions seen by primary care providers are: hypertension, upper respiratory tract infections, depression or anxiety, back pain, arthritis, dermatitis, diabetes, urinary tract infections, etc

Kurt Osther is a non-participating provider of Medicare. If you are a Medicare beneficiary this means the provider can charge up to 15% more than Medicare's approved amount for the cost of rendered services, in addition to your normal deductible and coinsurance costs. There are some states that restrict the limiting charge when you see non-participating provider. If you pay the full cost of your care up front, your non- participating provider should still submit a claim to Medicare. Afterward, you should receive reimbursement from Medicare for up 80% of the Medicare-approved amount for the services rendered.

NPI

1972887495

Provider NameDR. KURT OSTHER M.D.
Provider Location Address11805 E BECKER LN SCOTTSDALE, AZ 85259
Provider Mailing Address11805 E BECKER LN SCOTTSDALE, AZ 85259
GenderMale
NPI Entity TypeIndividual
Is Sole Proprietor?Yes
Is Organization Subpart?N/A
Enumeration Date10-03-2011
Last Update Date10-03-2011


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code207Q00000X
ClassificationFamily Medicine
TypeAllopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
License No.H1818
License StateTX
Taxonomy DescriptionFamily Medicine is the medical specialty which is concerned with the total health care of the individual and the family. It is the specialty in breadth which integrates the biological, clinical, and behavioral sciences. The scope of family medicine is not limited by age, sex, organ system, or disease entity.

Business Address

DR. KURT OSTHER M.D.
11805 E BECKER LN
SCOTTSDALE, AZ
ZIP 85259
Phone: (480) 614-5509

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Mailing Address

DR. KURT OSTHER M.D.
11805 E BECKER LN
SCOTTSDALE, AZ
ZIP 85259
Phone: (480) 614-5509



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.