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, $318 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
112
Rank: 1338th
out of 1,577 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,078
Rank: 61st
out of 1,577 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
116.8 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$188K
Rank: 731st
out of 1,577 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,681 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $318

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 25 different services in 2015
(6 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
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
9,236
times performed,
71% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in CA perform this service

105
patients got this service, 94% of his patients
11.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,653.32an average of $1.37 per time performed $1,015.96
an average of $0.11 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
1,198
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 4th

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

106
patients got this service, 95% of his patients
11.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$104,166.10an average of $86.95 per time performed $69,939.24
an average of $58.38 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
1,154
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 67th

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

105
patients got this service, 94% of his patients
11
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$57,700.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $25,053.34
an average of $21.71 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
534
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 19th

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

105
patients got this service, 94% of his patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$5,340.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $1,569.96
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
193
times performed,
1% of his services

5th 1st

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

83
patients got this service, 74% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$24,294.84an average of $125.88 per time performed $16,455.18
an average of $85.26 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
182
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 5th

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

106
patients got this service, 95% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$12,740.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $1,883.70
an average of $10.35 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed... +

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94060
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
0.94% of his services

7th 172nd

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

83
patients got this service, 74% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$11,110.59an average of $90.33 per time performed $4,927.38
an average of $40.06 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
100
times performed,
0.76% of his services

8th 7th

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

86
patients got this service, 77% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$100,000.00an average of $1,000.00 per time performed $20,056.00
an average of $200.56 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (afluria) ×

Service Code: Q2035
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.57% of his services

9th 248th

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

70
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,285.25an average of $30.47 per time performed $954.75
an average of $12.73 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
0.55% of his services

10th 52nd

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

70
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,185.20an average of $30.35 per time performed $2,034.00
an average of $28.25 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on ... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.31% of his services

11th 23rd

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

40
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,400.00an average of $400.00 per time performed $7,415.67
an average of $180.87 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination and continuous monitoring of the h... +

Ultrasound examination and continuous monitoring of the heart performed during rest, exercise, and/or drug-induced stress with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93351
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.25% of his services

12th 25th

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

31
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$29,700.00an average of $900.00 per time performed $7,868.85
an average of $238.45 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, computer analysis, physician prescr... +

Heart rhythm tracing, computer analysis, physician prescribed transmission of patient-triggered events greater than 24-hour ekg up to 30 days ×

Service Code: 93229
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.21% of his services

13th 169th

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

27
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,750.00an average of $1,250.00 per time performed $16,474.05
an average of $610.15 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
21
times performed,
0.16% of his services

14th 44th

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

12
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,605.03an average of $76.43 per time performed $791.28
an average of $37.68 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs

Service Code: 93922
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.13% of his services

15th 84th

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

17
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,250.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $1,368.67
an average of $80.51 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
17
times performed,
0.13% of his services

16th 17th

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

15
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,240.03an average of $190.59 per time performed $1,784.66
an average of $104.98 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.11% of his services

17th 35th

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

15
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,500.00an average of $300.00 per time performed $2,284.05
an average of $152.27 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm symptom-related tracing and interpretation o... +

Heart rhythm symptom-related tracing and interpretation of 24-hour ekg monitoring up to 30 days ×

Service Code: 93268
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.11% of his services

18th 388th

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

14
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,480.00an average of $320.00 per time performed $2,539.18
an average of $181.37 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both ... +

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both legs ×

Service Code: 93925
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.08% of his services

19th 63rd

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

11
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,400.00an average of $400.00 per time performed $2,267.98
an average of $206.18 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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Charles I Okonkwo
Average for Cardiovascular Disease 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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