Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $337 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 11 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
311
Rank: 364th
out of 728 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,155
Rank: 46th
out of 728 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
42.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 11.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$127K
Rank: 226th
out of 728 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$409 This Provider
Avg $337

Note: About 43% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in her office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 27 different services in 2015
(17 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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Drug Services
Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
drug
DRUGS

Injection, onabotulinumtoxina, 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
5,960
times performed,
45% of her services

1st 1st

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

11
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$71,520.00an average of $12.00 per time performed $26,343.20
an average of $4.42 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, incobotulinumtoxin a, 1 unit

Service Code: J0588
Performed in an office
5,585
times performed,
42% of her services

2nd 5th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

11
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$72,605.00an average of $13.00 per time performed $19,826.75
an average of $3.55 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
201
times performed,
2% of her services

3rd 3rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

138
patients got this service, 44% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$54,069.00an average of $269.00 per time performed $15,398.61
an average of $76.61 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
0.87% of her services

4th 16th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

114
patients got this service, 37% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$59,736.00an average of $524.00 per time performed $16,900.50
an average of $148.25 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
0.78% of her services

5th 10th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

76
patients got this service, 24% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$37,332.00an average of $366.00 per time performed $10,703.88
an average of $104.94 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles for guidance with injection of chemical for destruction of muscles ×

Service Code: 95874
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.35% of her services

6th 92nd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

19
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$17,204.00an average of $374.00 per time performed $2,646.38
an average of $57.53 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Electronic analysis and programming of implanted complex ... +

Electronic analysis and programming of implanted complex deep brain neurostimulator generator system, first hour ×

Service Code: 95978
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.33% of her services

7th 53rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

21
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$30,272.00an average of $688.00 per time performed $8,071.80
an average of $183.45 per time performed
medical

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on one side of neck excluding voice box accessed through the skin ×

Service Code: 64616
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.3% of her services

8th 66th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

17
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$27,360.06an average of $701.54 per time performed $5,505.63
an average of $141.17 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
39
times performed,
0.3% of her services

9th 6th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

17
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$7,215.00an average of $185.00 per time performed $2,228.46
an average of $57.14 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Prolonged office or other outpatient service first hour

Service Code: 99354
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.14% of her services

10th 94th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

18
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,770.00an average of $265.00 per time performed $1,427.04
an average of $79.28 per time performed

Office Visits

Medicare reimburses office visits using a five-point scale, with five being the most intensive and costly. The chart below shows what percentage of this provider’s office visits were reimbursed at each level. A higher than average proportion of costly visits is not necessarily an indication of a problem, but it may be worth asking about.

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Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

Services that begin with a letter come from CMS. All other codes and descriptions of the medical procedures are from the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set, copyright 2015 American Medical Association. All rights reserved. Where practical, AMA’s consumer friendly translation of the CPT descriptor was used. ProPublica has received permission from the AMA to use these codes on this site.

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