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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $369 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
838
Rank: 30th
out of 327 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
11,490
Rank: 5th
out of 327 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
13.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$242K
Rank: 74th
out of 327 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$289 This Provider
Avg $369

Note: About 32% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

Office Visits

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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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This Provider's Services

This provider performed 111 different services in 2013
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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

Hyaluronan or derivative, synvisc or synvisc-one, for int... +

Hyaluronan or derivative, synvisc or synvisc-one, for intra-articular injection, 1 mg ×

Service Code: J7325
Performed in an office
3,504
times performed,
30% of his services

1st 3rd

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

48
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$64,088an average of $18 per time performed $34,024
an average of $10 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab, 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
3,240
times performed,
28% of his services

2nd 13th

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$108,540an average of $34 per time performed $34,830
an average of $11 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
1,208
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

605
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$121,489an average of $101 per time performed $61,403
an average of $51 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
1,148
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 19th

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

216
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,740an average of $5 per time performed $92
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
228
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 4th

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

143
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$43,313an average of $190 per time performed $9,695
an average of $43 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
187
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 68th

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

136
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,724an average of $52 per time performed $3,590
an average of $19 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
145
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 7th

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

145
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,505an average of $162 per time performed $10,136
an average of $70 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
143
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 12th

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

101
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$14,269an average of $100 per time performed $3,063
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip 2 or more views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
141
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 17th

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

100
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$15,909an average of $113 per time performed $3,322
an average of $24 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 32nd

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

112
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,614an average of $26 per time performed $592
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
98
times performed,
0.85% of his services

11th 89th

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

98
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,900an average of $50 per time performed $1,336
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement spine or hips using dedicated x-... +

Bone density measurement spine or hips using dedicated x-ray machine ×

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
0.84% of his services

12th 60th

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

96
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$31,109an average of $324 per time performed $4,620
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
88
times performed,
0.77% of his services

13th 18th

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

84
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$10,888an average of $124 per time performed $2,165
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.73% of his services

14th 14th

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

64
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$9,983an average of $119 per time performed $1,862
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73610
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.56% of his services

15th 31st

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$8,384an average of $131 per time performed $1,463
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.51% of his services

16th 27th

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,136an average of $104 per time performed $1,457
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of wrist, 2 views

Service Code: 73100
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.5% of his services

17th 43rd

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$5,220an average of $92 per time performed $1,318
an average of $23 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
57
times performed,
0.5% of his services

18th 6th

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

56
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$8,764an average of $154 per time performed $4,493
an average of $79 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 4 or more views

Service Code: 73564
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.47% of his services

19th 21st

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

50
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,382an average of $137 per time performed $1,595
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
44
times performed,
0.38% of his services

20th 59th

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

44
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,706an average of $312 per time performed $6,622
an average of $151 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower leg, 2 views

Service Code: 73590
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.23% of his services

21st 116th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,831an average of $105 per time performed $512
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of upper spine, 4 or 5 views

Service Code: 72050
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.17% of his services

22nd 86th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,490an average of $175 per time performed $728
an average of $36 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.17% of his services

23rd 11th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,340an average of $117 per time performed $513
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of wrist, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73110
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.17% of his services

24th 36th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,109an average of $111 per time performed $540
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hand, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73130
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.17% of his services

25th 45th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,337an average of $123 per time performed $429
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip minimum 2 views

Service Code: 73520
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.1% of his services

26th 62nd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,716an average of $143 per time performed $326
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.1% of his services

27th 24th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,820an average of $235 per time performed $1,354
an average of $113 per time performed

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 2013 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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