GEORGE TUCHSEN Review - (GENERAL SURGERY)

Get our detailed analysis and review of CMS data for GEORGE TUCHSEN.

Data is as of November 16, 2023.

A Review of the Data

Prepared by Richard Saunders as of November 16, 2023.

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ("CMS") compiles and distributes more than 17 tables of data on medical professionals on a sporadic basis. Some of the tables contain more than a million records which makes it very difficult to manage them. There is a lot of information to pour through when trying to understand GEORGE TUCHSEN. Luckily, we are here to help! I’ve put together this page to help you to get a better idea of what the GEORGE TUCHSEN does, their affiliations and much more. (If you want to jump to a specific section of the review, here are the section headers: Specialities, Ratings, Office Locations, Affiliations, and Other Doctors.

In the briefest summary, GEORGE TUCHSEN is a specialist in GENERAL SURGERY. No other specialties were noted. GEORGE TUCHSEN attended UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL SCHOOL AT HOUSTON, graduating in 1989. He maintains 3 office locations. He is a part of 1 medical group. He is affiliated with 1 medical organization (including hospitals, hospices, and skilled nursing facilities).

National Provider Number (NPI):

1073528725

Specialties and Sub-Specialties:

GEORGE TUCHSEN is a specialist in GENERAL SURGERY. No other specialties were noted.

GENERAL SURGERY: Most surgeons begin their training as general surgeons, then can sub-specialize or stay general surgeons. General surgeons perform gall bladder removals, hernia repairs, and some breast and skin surgery. (more information)

GEORGE TUCHSEN Reviews and Ratings

MIPS Scores for GEORGE TUCHSEN

MIPS is an acronym for Merit-Based Incentive Payment System. Authorized by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reaouthorization Act of 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ("CMS") developed MIPS to reward clinicians for the value of care they provide rather than the volume of care, quality over quantity. The MIPS final score determines a provider's Medicare Part B payment adjustments. MIPS also created a means for consumers to rank providers.

MIPS scores are calculated using four performance categories, quality, cost, improvement activities, and promotion of interoperability. Higher scores are better. The highest final MIPS score is 100.

Final MIPS Score 100
Final MIPS Score without CPB 94.8
PI Category Score 82.8
IA Category Score 40
Quality Category Score 100

Measures and Activities

These are important measures that CMS tracks for each doctor. Not all doctors or medical professionals have data.

Office Locations and Phone Numbers for GEORGE TUCHSEN

The NursingHomeDatabase database has 3 office locations for GEORGE TUCHSEN.

40 PARK RD
WESTBROOK, ME 40923
207-857-8174

155 ROVER RIVER PKWY
PORTLAND, ME 41022
207-879-3000

175 FORE RIVER PKWY
PORTLAND, ME 41022
207-879-3000

Group and Medical Organization Affiliations for GEORGE TUCHSEN

Doctors Groups:

MERCY HOSPITAL

Medical Organizations:

Hospital: NORTHERN LIGHT MERCY HOSPITAL

Other Doctors in the Area Specializing in GENERAL SURGERY that are similar to GEORGE TUCHSEN

Sometimes the doctor you see isn't a good fit or you want to get a second opinions. This is a list of nearby doctors with the same specialization as GEORGE TUCHSEN.