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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, $168 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,435
Rank: 252nd
out of 1,042 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,285
Rank: 64th
out of 1,042 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.4 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 2.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$246K
Rank: 150th
out of 1,042 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$172 This Provider
Avg $168

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 his Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 39 different services in 2015
(8 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
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
1,008
times performed,
16% of his services

1st 21st

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

351
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$81,648.00an average of $81.00 per time performed $31,721.76
an average of $31.47 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
1,004
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 1st

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

632
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$46,184.00an average of $46.00 per time performed $6,656.52
an average of $6.63 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
891
times performed,
14% of his services

3rd 9th

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

126
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
7.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$20,493.00an average of $23.00 per time performed $4,668.84
an average of $5.24 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
806
times performed,
13% of his services

4th 3rd

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

441
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$60,450.00an average of $75.00 per time performed $10,486.06
an average of $13.01 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
778
times performed,
12% of his services

5th 2nd

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

409
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$105,030.00an average of $135.00 per time performed $61,407.54
an average of $78.93 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
309
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 11th

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

263
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$68,598.00an average of $222.00 per time performed $33,850.95
an average of $109.55 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in a facility
209
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 5th

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

206
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$47,025.00an average of $225.00 per time performed $10,180.39
an average of $48.71 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
149
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 7th

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

149
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$74,500.00an average of $500.00 per time performed $27,521.79
an average of $184.71 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
123
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 15th

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

123
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,300.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $2,110.68
an average of $17.16 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
123
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 12th

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

123
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,220.00an average of $140.00 per time performed $1,371.45
an average of $11.15 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in a facility
117
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 16th

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

117
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$32,175.00an average of $275.00 per time performed $7,127.64
an average of $60.92 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
87
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 4th

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

61
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$9,918.00an average of $114.00 per time performed $5,107.77
an average of $58.71 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 a facility
77
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 17th

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

70
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,395.00an average of $135.00 per time performed $4,590.74
an average of $59.62 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in a facility
60
times performed,
0.95% of his services

14th 37th

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

58
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,760.00an average of $46.00 per time performed $1,259.40
an average of $20.99 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
59
times performed,
0.94% of his services

15th 14th

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

51
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$12,685.00an average of $215.00 per time performed $7,019.82
an average of $118.98 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 a facility
50
times performed,
0.8% of his services

16th 48th

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

47
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,500.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $2,018.00
an average of $40.36 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
49
times performed,
0.78% of his services

17th 23rd

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

49
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,290.00an average of $210.00 per time performed $6,415.08
an average of $130.92 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
41
times performed,
0.65% of his services

18th 6th

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

41
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,690.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $2,288.62
an average of $55.82 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent dual lead pacemaker system with physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93280
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.56% of his services

19th 25th

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,425.00an average of $155.00 per time performed $992.25
an average of $28.35 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 a facility
34
times performed,
0.54% of his services

20th 81st

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,140.00an average of $210.00 per time performed $3,501.32
an average of $102.98 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at lea... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at least 12 leads ×

Service Code: 93005
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.43% of his services

21st 112th

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,350.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $182.25
an average of $6.75 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.4% of his services

22nd 80th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$2,550.00an average of $102.00 per time performed $1,391.50
an average of $55.66 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing and programming adjustment of defibri... +

Evaluation, testing and programming adjustment of defibrillator with analysis, review and report ×

Service Code: 93284
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.38% of his services

23rd 68th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.77% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$6,360.00an average of $265.00 per time performed $1,001.52
an average of $41.73 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent single lead pacemaker system with physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93279
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.37% of his services

24th 74th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,450.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $483.92
an average of $21.04 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of probe in esophagus for heart ultrasound exam... +

Insertion of probe in esophagus for heart ultrasound examination including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93312
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.32% of his services

25th 38th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,400.00an average of $320.00 per time performed $1,966.00
an average of $98.30 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and... +

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and chambers ×

Service Code: 93320
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.3% of his services

26th 34th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,185.00an average of $115.00 per time performed $282.15
an average of $14.85 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood fl... +

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood flow, rate, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93325
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.3% of his services

27th 27th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$285.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $54.91
an average of $2.89 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99305
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.29% of his services

28th 216th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,510.00an average of $195.00 per time performed $1,909.62
an average of $106.09 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.24% of his services

29th 55th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.98% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$8,430.00an average of $562.00 per time performed $2,737.65
an average of $182.51 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

External shock to heart to regulate heart beat

Service Code: 92960
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.24% of his services

30th 76th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.84% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,155.00an average of $277.00 per time performed $1,497.60
an average of $99.84 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician supervision, interpretation, and report ×

Service Code: 93015
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.19% of his services

31st 18th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.84% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,140.00an average of $345.00 per time performed $754.56
an average of $62.88 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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Howard T Gitter
Average for Cardiovascular Disease Providers in Pennsylvania

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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