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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $403 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
114
Rank: 78th
out of 95 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
947
Rank: 55th
out of 95 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$57.7K
Rank: 66th
out of 95 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$506 This Provider
Avg $403

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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Jeffrey G. Hessing
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This Provider's Services

This provider performed 22 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

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
456
times performed,
48% of his services

1st 2nd

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

44
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,991an average of $7 per time performed $593
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 9th

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

78
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$14,336an average of $128 per time performed $2,426
an average of $22 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
93
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

61
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,346an average of $122 per time performed $4,569
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 4th

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

46
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,770an average of $186 per time performed $2,277
an average of $39 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
52
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 7th

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

45
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,736an average of $168 per time performed $3,587
an average of $69 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
49
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 5th

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

49
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,428an average of $172 per time performed $3,400
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Partial removal of collar bone at shoulder using an endos... +

Partial removal of collar bone at shoulder using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 29824
Performed in a facility
34
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 47th

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

34
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$131,274an average of $3,861 per time performed $10,035
an average of $295 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Shaving of shoulder bone using an endoscope

Service Code: 29826
Performed in a facility
34
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 39th

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

34
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$87,099an average of $2,562 per time performed $4,353
an average of $128 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of shoulder rotator cuff using an endoscope

Service Code: 29827
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 40th

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

20
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$126,580an average of $6,329 per time performed $15,604
an average of $780 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
13
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 6th

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

12
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$936an average of $72 per time performed $353
an average of $27 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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