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, $235 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
101
Rank: 2656th
out of 3,171 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,353
Rank: 372nd
out of 3,171 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
33.2 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$60.4K
Rank: 1517th
out of 3,171 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$598 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $235

Note: About 14% 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 127 different services in 2015
(101 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
TEMPORARY CODES

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine conce... +

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9967
Performed in an office
1,300
times performed,
39% of her services

1st 11th

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

12
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,300.00an average of $1.00 per time performed $156.00
an average of $0.12 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
182
times performed,
5% of her services

2nd 5th

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

91
patients got this service, 90% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,002.00an average of $11.00 per time performed $527.80
an average of $2.90 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
163
times performed,
5% of her services

3rd 31st

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

90
patients got this service, 89% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,075.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $1,825.60
an average of $11.20 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
158
times performed,
5% of her services

4th 1st

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

78
patients got this service, 77% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$21,067.72an average of $133.34 per time performed $10,598.64
an average of $67.08 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
124
times performed,
4% of her services

5th 27th

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

86
patients got this service, 85% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,984.00an average of $16.00 per time performed $1,254.88
an average of $10.12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
124
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 19th

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

80
patients got this service, 79% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,852.00an average of $23.00 per time performed $1,585.96
an average of $12.79 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
117
times performed,
3% of her services

7th 3rd

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

62
patients got this service, 61% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$10,833.03an average of $92.59 per time performed $5,121.09
an average of $43.77 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 25th

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

78
patients got this service, 77% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,032.00an average of $36.00 per time performed $1,631.84
an average of $14.57 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
3% of her services

9th 36th

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

79
patients got this service, 78% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,255.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $2,064.60
an average of $22.20 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
62
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 21st

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

59
patients got this service, 58% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,650.00an average of $75.00 per time performed $610.08
an average of $9.84 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 78th

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

52
patients got this service, 51% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,920.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $496.16
an average of $8.86 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 45th

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

42
patients got this service, 42% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$880.00an average of $16.00 per time performed $165.00
an average of $3.00 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
1% of her services

13th 26th

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

44
patients got this service, 44% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,940.00an average of $135.00 per time performed $4,856.72
an average of $110.38 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
1% of her services

14th 12th

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

42
patients got this service, 42% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,050.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $981.12
an average of $23.36 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Pneumococcal vaccine for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90670
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
1% of her services

15th 20th

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

41
patients got this service, 41% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,610.00an average of $210.00 per time performed $6,787.55
an average of $165.55 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
1% of her services

16th 16th

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

40
patients got this service, 40% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,800.00an average of $45.00 per time performed $935.60
an average of $23.39 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
1% of her services

17th 34th

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

40
patients got this service, 40% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,680.00an average of $42.00 per time performed $1,423.60
an average of $35.59 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.92% of her services

18th 80th

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

27
patients got this service, 27% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$310.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $127.72
an average of $4.12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.81% of her services

19th 65th

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

25
patients got this service, 25% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,890.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $975.51
an average of $36.13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.81% of her services

20th 123rd

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

22
patients got this service, 22% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$594.00an average of $22.00 per time performed $291.60
an average of $10.80 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, imm... +

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, immunoassay, 1-3 simultaneous ×

Service Code: G0328
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.69% of her services

21st 101st

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

23
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$805.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $488.06
an average of $21.22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.57% of her services

22nd 88th

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

17
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,330.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $381.90
an average of $20.10 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.48% of her services

23rd 110th

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

16
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$704.00an average of $44.00 per time performed $392.48
an average of $24.53 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87186
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.45% of her services

24th 196th

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

12
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$315.00an average of $21.00 per time performed $154.65
an average of $10.31 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.42% of her services

25th 122nd

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

11
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$406.00an average of $29.00 per time performed $238.56
an average of $17.04 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.39% of her services

26th 114th

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

13
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,169.96an average of $166.92 per time performed $398.45
an average of $30.65 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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