Dr. Stephen Bannar

Overview

Dr. Stephen Bannar, MD, is an Orthopedic Surgery specialist in Zephyr Cove, Nevada. He attended and graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1990, having over 28 years of diverse experience, especially in Orthopedic Surgery. He is affiliated with many hospitals including Barton Memorial Hospital, Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center, Carson Valley Medical Center. Dr. Stephen Bannar also cooperates with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including Lake Tahoe Orthopaedic Institute A Watson-Swanson Professional Corp. Dr. Stephen Bannar accepts Medicare-approved amount as payment in full. Call (775) 589-8950 to request Dr. Stephen Bannar the information (Medicare information, advice, payment, …) or simply to book an appointment.

Doctor Profile

Basics

Full Name Stephen Bannar
Gender Male
PECOS ID 4183527047
Sole Proprietor No – He does not own 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

  • Orthopedic Surgery (primary specialty)
  • Sports Medicine

Experience

  • 28+ 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. Stephen Bannar attended and graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1990.

NPPES Info

  • NPI #: 1093706681
  • NPI Enumeration Date: Wednesday, November 2, 2005
  • NPPES Last Update: Wednesday, July 16, 2014

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. Stephen Bannar has been primarily specialized in Sports Medicine for over 28 years of experience.
  • Orthopaedic Surgery / Sports Medicine
    Sports Medicine
    An orthopaedic surgeon trained in sports medicine provides appropriate care for all structures of the musculoskeletal system directly affected by participation in sporting activity. This specialist is proficient in areas including conditioning, training and fitness, athletic performance and the impact of dietary supplements, pharmaceuticals, and nutrition on performance and health, coordination of care within the team setting utilizing other health care professionals, field evaluation and management, soft tissue biomechanics and injury healing and repair. Knowledge and understanding of the principles and techniques of rehabilitation, athletic equipment and orthotic devices enables the specialist to prevent and manage athletic injuries.
  • Orthopaedic Surgery / Sports Medicine
    Sports Medicine
    An orthopaedic surgeon trained in sports medicine provides appropriate care for all structures of the musculoskeletal system directly affected by participation in sporting activity. This specialist is proficient in areas including conditioning, training and fitness, athletic performance and the impact of dietary supplements, pharmaceuticals, and nutrition on performance and health, coordination of care within the team setting utilizing other health care professionals, field evaluation and management, soft tissue biomechanics and injury healing and repair. Knowledge and understanding of the principles and techniques of rehabilitation, athletic equipment and orthotic devices enables the specialist to prevent and manage athletic injuries.

Practice Locations

212 Elks Point Rd
Zephyr Cove, Nevada 89448-8001
Phone: (775) 589-8950
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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