As a Medicare participating provider, we accept assignment of benefits from Medicare. We file these claims for you and directly accept payment from Medicare. You are responsible for the unpaid deductible. You are also expected to cover the 20% balance of the Medicare allowable charge not paid by any secondary insurance or any charges not allowed by Medicare. This brochure has been designed to present important information about what Pinehurst Dermatology offers and to hopefully answer some of your questions. We thank you for allowing us to provide your dermatological care. Realizing that the foundation for any relationship is good communication, we welcome your suggestions