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, $280 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,325
Rank: 12th
out of 1,098 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,310
Rank: 43rd
out of 1,098 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.3 This Provider
Avg 3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$374K
Rank: 33rd
out of 1,098 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$283 This Provider
Avg $280

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 44 different services in 2015
(23 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

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
877
times performed,
20% of his services

1st 1st

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

502
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$127,761.36an average of $145.68 per time performed $51,129.10
an average of $58.30 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Biopsy of the esophagus, stomach, and/or upper small bowe... +

Biopsy of the esophagus, stomach, and/or upper small bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 43239
Performed in a facility
618
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 4th

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

602
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$502,724.46an average of $813.47 per time performed $60,403.32
an average of $97.74 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
568
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

234
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$82,360.00an average of $145.00 per time performed $34,778.64
an average of $61.23 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
450
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 21st

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

287
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,750.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $1,323.00
an average of $2.94 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
409
times performed,
9% of his services

5th 2nd

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

276
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$85,918.63an average of $210.07 per time performed $35,889.75
an average of $87.75 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Biopsy of large bowel using an endoscope

Service Code: 45380
Performed in a facility
343
times performed,
8% of his services

6th 5th

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

342
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$367,010.00an average of $1,070.00 per time performed $61,681.69
an average of $179.83 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
294
times performed,
7% of his services

7th 9th

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

294
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$61,798.80an average of $210.20 per time performed $23,622.90
an average of $80.35 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
173
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 10th

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

163
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$67,470.00an average of $390.00 per time performed $29,638.36
an average of $171.32 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
118
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 39th

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

76
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$6,239.84an average of $52.88 per time performed $1,903.34
an average of $16.13 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Removal of polyps or growths of large bowel using an endo... +

Removal of polyps or growths of large bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 45385
Performed in a facility
96
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 7th

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

95
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$115,200.00an average of $1,200.00 per time performed $25,133.76
an average of $261.81 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of large bowel using an endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of large bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 45378
Performed in a facility
39
times performed,
0.9% of his services

11th 15th

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

38
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$35,100.00an average of $900.00 per time performed $7,254.00
an average of $186.00 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Breath test analysis for helicobacter pylori

Service Code: 83013
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.72% of his services

12th 55th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,650.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $2,784.73
an average of $89.83 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Administration of drug for helicobacter pylori

Service Code: 83014
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.72% of his services

13th 53rd

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,240.00an average of $40.00 per time performed $325.19
an average of $10.49 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; colonoscopy on individual no... +

Colorectal cancer screening; colonoscopy on individual not meeting criteria for high risk ×

Service Code: G0121
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.63% of his services

14th 18th

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)
$24,470.10an average of $906.30 per time performed $6,192.18
an average of $229.34 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Insertion of stomach tube using an endoscope

Service Code: 43246
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.58% of his services

15th 28th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,250.00an average of $530.00 per time performed $4,589.00
an average of $183.56 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Incision of pancreatic outlet muscle using an endoscope

Service Code: 43262
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.49% of his services

16th 73rd

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,900.00an average of $900.00 per time performed $1,832.04
an average of $87.24 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of esophagus, stomach, and/or uppe... +

Diagnostic examination of esophagus, stomach, and/or upper small bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 43235
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.37% of his services

17th 17th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,960.00an average of $685.00 per time performed $1,556.48
an average of $97.28 per time performed
medical

Placement of stent pancreatic or bile duct using an endos... +

Placement of stent pancreatic or bile duct using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 43274
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.32% of his services

18th 61st

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,923.02an average of $1,065.93 per time performed $5,888.54
an average of $420.61 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Removal of polyps or growths of esophagus, stomach, and/o... +

Removal of polyps or growths of esophagus, stomach, and/or upper small bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 43251
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.28% of his services

19th 87th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,580.00an average of $465.00 per time performed $1,629.84
an average of $135.82 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Injections of large bowel using an endoscope

Service Code: 45381
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.28% of his services

20th 32nd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,020.00an average of $1,085.00 per time performed $296.76
an average of $24.73 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Biopsy of large bowel using an endoscope

Service Code: 45331
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.26% of his services

21st 153rd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.83% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,290.00an average of $390.00 per time performed $655.93
an average of $59.63 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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Average for Gastroenterology Providers in California

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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