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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $399 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
415
Rank: 49th
out of 143 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
20,717
Rank: 4th
out of 143 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
49.9 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 9.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$254K
Rank: 19th
out of 143 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$611 This Provider
Avg $399

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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Samuel B. Milton
Average for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Providers in Georgia

Who Patients See Before and After This Provider

Providers often refer their patients to a small network of other providers and organizations. Here’s who patients saw the most patients within 30 days before or after this provider, from Jan. 2012 to June 2013.

Individuals

DALE STRASSER

DORIS ARMOUR

DAVID BURKE

ANGELA CALIENDO

HASSAN MONFARED

Organizations

EMORY UNIVERSITY

EMORY UNIVERSITY

Patients saw before

Samuel B. Milton

Patients saw after

Individuals

DALE STRASSER

DORIS ARMOUR

DAVID BURKE

HASSAN MONFARED

ANGELA CALIENDO

Organizations

EMORY UNIVERSITY

EMORY UNIVERSITY

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 19 different services in 2012
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
DRUGS

Injection, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
18,300
times performed,
88% of his services

1st Alert

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

50
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$292,800an average of $16 per time performed $73,200
an average of $4 per time performed
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
1,213
times performed,
6% of his services

2nd 5th

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

165
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
7.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$218,340an average of $180 per time performed $66,715
an average of $55 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, baclofen, 10 mg

Service Code: J0475
Performed in an office
384
times performed,
2% of his services

3rd Alert

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

28
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$279,552an average of $728 per time performed $48,384
an average of $126 per time performed
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
165
times performed,
0.8% of his services

4th 3rd

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

125
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$44,220an average of $268 per time performed $12,045
an average of $73 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
85
times performed,
0.41% of his services

5th 61st

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

85
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,385an average of $181 per time performed $4,590
an average of $54 per time performed
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
83
times performed,
0.4% of his services

6th 47th

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

82
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$41,915an average of $505 per time performed $12,948
an average of $156 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.31% of his services

7th 18th

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

40
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,024an average of $16 per time performed $192
an average of $3 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Electronic analysis reprogramming and refill of spinal ca... +

Electronic analysis reprogramming and refill of spinal canal drug infusion pump by physician ×

Service Code: 62370
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.3% of his services

8th Alert

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

28
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$26,536an average of $428 per time performed $5,456
an average of $88 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or torso muscles ×

Service Code: 64614
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.3% of his services

9th Alert

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

45
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$36,332an average of $586 per time performed $8,494
an average of $137 per time performed
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
62
times performed,
0.3% of his services

10th 2nd

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

56
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$11,098an average of $179 per time performed $2,480
an average of $40 per time performed
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
60
times performed,
0.29% of his services

11th 29th

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

60
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,900an average of $415 per time performed $6,540
an average of $109 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.25% of his services

12th 26th

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

38
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$17,628an average of $339 per time performed $2,548
an average of $49 per time performed
MEDICINE

Electrical stimulation for guidance with injection of che... +

Electrical stimulation for guidance with injection of chemical for destruction of muscles ×

Service Code: 95873
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.16% of his services

13th Alert

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

29
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,678an average of $167 per time performed $1,768
an average of $52 per time performed
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
21
times performed,
0.1% of his services

14th 7th

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$2,079an average of $99 per time performed $651
an average of $31 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles for guidance with injection of chemical for destruction of muscles ×

Service Code: 95874
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.08% of his services

15th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,822an average of $166 per time performed $816
an average of $48 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.07% of his services

16th 150th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,526an average of $109 per time performed $462
an average of $33 per time performed
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
14
times performed,
0.07% of his services

17th 38th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,710an average of $265 per time performed $1,106
an average of $79 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Electronic analysis and reprogramming of spinal canal dru... +

Electronic analysis and reprogramming of spinal canal drug infusion pump ×

Service Code: 62368
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.06% of his services

18th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,509an average of $193 per time performed $494
an average of $38 per time performed
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
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

19th 73rd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,332an average of $361 per time performed $1,140
an average of $95 per time performed

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.

Notes: This provider has a self-reported specialty of "Rehabilitation Practitioner." In some cases the self-reported specialty may differ from the specialty listed above, which comes from Medicare. Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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