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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, $229 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
656
Rank: 51st
out of 175 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,196
Rank: 28th
out of 175 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.4 This Provider
Avg 4.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$150K
Rank: 48th
out of 175 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$229 This Provider
Avg $229

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 47 different services in 2015
(28 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
1,132
times performed,
27% of her services

1st 1st

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

210
patients got this service, 32% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$79,647.52an average of $70.36 per time performed $4,709.12
an average of $4.16 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
443
times performed,
11% of her services

2nd 3rd

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

291
patients got this service, 44% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$128,102.31an average of $289.17 per time performed $16,643.51
an average of $37.57 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
408
times performed,
10% of her services

3rd 2nd

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

300
patients got this service, 46% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$73,252.32an average of $179.54 per time performed $19,008.72
an average of $46.59 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
394
times performed,
9% of her services

4th 5th

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

260
patients got this service, 40% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$102,514.86an average of $260.19 per time performed $26,665.92
an average of $67.68 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
211
times performed,
5% of her services

5th 6th

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

189
patients got this service, 29% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$66,410.14an average of $314.74 per time performed $14,360.66
an average of $68.06 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
173
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 8th

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

155
patients got this service, 24% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$56,278.63an average of $325.31 per time performed $13,080.53
an average of $75.61 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Skin application of tar and ultraviolet b or petrolatum a... +

Skin application of tar and ultraviolet b or petrolatum and ultraviolet b ×

Service Code: 96910
Performed in an office
164
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 21st

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
10.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 9.1)
$27,000.96an average of $164.64 per time performed $8,482.08
an average of $51.72 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
135
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 7th

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

117
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$18,967.50an average of $140.50 per time performed $4,017.60
an average of $29.76 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 11th

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

89
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,940.98an average of $212.82 per time performed $4,239.07
an average of $47.63 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 14th

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

48
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,976.96an average of $187.14 per time performed $1,579.52
an average of $24.68 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, un... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, underarms, trunk, arms, and/or legs ×

Service Code: 12032
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
1% of her services

11th 30th

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

50
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$43,128.22an average of $813.74 per time performed $11,753.28
an average of $221.76 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11602
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
1% of her services

12th 33rd

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

40
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$42,794.88an average of $891.56 per time performed $4,628.64
an average of $96.43 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
1% of her services

13th 15th

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

42
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,641.14an average of $277.17 per time performed $3,191.16
an average of $75.98 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.6% of her services

14th 38th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$795.50an average of $31.82 per time performed $73.50
an average of $2.94 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17111
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.52% of her services

15th 47th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,679.10an average of $349.05 per time performed $1,905.20
an average of $86.60 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.41% of her services

16th 20th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,888.78an average of $699.34 per time performed $1,763.75
an average of $103.75 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11301
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.36% of her services

17th 36th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,546.05an average of $303.07 per time performed $1,154.55
an average of $76.97 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Biopsy of ear

Service Code: 69100
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.33% of her services

18th 43rd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,034.48an average of $645.32 per time performed $811.30
an average of $57.95 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the trunk, ... +

Removal of growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11401
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.33% of her services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in WI perform this service

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,434.12an average of $459.58 per time performed $1,348.06
an average of $96.29 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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Frances Stahl Ballo
Average for Dermatology Providers in Wisconsin

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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