Dr. Sasikumar Vishwanath

Overview

Dr. Sasikumar Vishwanath, MD, is an Internal Medicine specialist in Florala, Alabama. He attended and graduated from medical school in 1988, having over 30 years of diverse experience, especially in Internal Medicine. He is affiliated with many hospitals including Andalusia Regional Hospital, Mizell Memorial Hospital, Wiregrass Medical Center. Dr. Sasikumar Vishwanath also cooperates with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including S.Vishwanath Md Pc. Dr. Sasikumar Vishwanath accepts Medicare-approved amount as payment in full. Call (334) 858-2050 to request Dr. Sasikumar Vishwanath the information (Medicare information, advice, payment, …) or simply to book an appointment.

Doctor Profile

Basics

Full Name Sasikumar Vishwanath
Gender Male
PECOS ID 6103880505
Sole Proprietor Yes – He owns an unincorporated business by himself.
Accepts Medicare Assignment He does accept the payment amount Medicare approves and not to bill you for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.

Medical Specialties

  • Internal Medicine (primary specialty)

Experience

  • 30+ years of diverse experience

Credentials

  • Medical Doctor (MD)
    Medical Doctor
    Doctor of Medicine (MD or DM), or in Latin: Medicinae Doctor, meaning “Teacher of Medicine”, is a terminal degree for physicians and surgeons. In countries that follow the tradition of the United States, it is a first professional graduate degree awarded upon graduation from medical school.

Education and Training

  • Dr. Sasikumar Vishwanath graduated from medical school in 1988.

NPPES Info

  • NPI #: 1013016732
  • NPI Enumeration Date: Thursday, September 21, 2006
  • NPPES Last Update: Friday, November 4, 2011

Quality Reporting

  • eRx – He does not participate in the Medicare Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program.
  • PQRS – He does report Quality Measures (PQRS). The Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) is a Medicare program encouraging health care professionals and group practices to report information on their quality of care. Quality measures can show how well a health care professional provides care to people with Medicare.
  • EHR – He does use electronic health records (EHR). The Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program encourages health care professionals to use certified EHR technology in ways that may improve health care. Electronic health records are important because they may improve a health care professional’s ability to make well-informed treatment decisions.
  • MHI – He does not commit to heart health through the Million Hearts initiative. Million Hearts is a national initiative that encourages health care professionals to report and perform well on activities related to heart health in an effort to prevent heart attacks and strokes.
  • MOC – He does not participate in the Medicare Maintenance of Certification Program. A “Maintenance of Certification Program” encourages board certified physicians to continue learning and self-evaluating throughout their medical career.

Medical Licenses

Dr. Sasikumar Vishwanath has been primarily specialized in Internal Medicine for over 30 years of experience.
  • Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians / Internal Medicine
    Internal Medicine
    A physician who provides long-term, comprehensive care in the office and the hospital, managing both common and complex illness of adolescents, adults and the elderly. Internists are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, infections and diseases affecting the heart, blood, kidneys, joints and digestive, respiratory and vascular systems. They are also trained in the essentials of primary care internal medicine, which incorporates an understanding of disease prevention, wellness, substance abuse, mental health and effective treatment of common problems of the eyes, ears, skin, nervous system and reproductive organs.

Practice Locations

1073 3rd St
Florala, Alabama 36442-3231
Phone: (334) 858-2050
Fax: (334) 858-2120
Office Hours:

  • Monday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

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