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, $303 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 7 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
331
Rank: 98th
out of 174 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,512
Rank: 26th
out of 174 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
16.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 6.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$188K
Rank: 56th
out of 174 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$567 This Provider
Avg $303

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 53 different services in 2015
(43 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
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
1,506
times performed,
27% of his services

1st 3rd

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

316
patients got this service, 95% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$188,506.02an average of $125.17 per time performed $113,040.36
an average of $75.06 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
1,237
times performed,
22% of his services

2nd 17th

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

303
patients got this service, 92% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$19,792.00an average of $16.00 per time performed $3,562.56
an average of $2.88 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
1,106
times performed,
20% of his services

3rd 27th

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

290
patients got this service, 88% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$33,180.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $10,706.08
an average of $9.68 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
218
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 60th

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

33
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$28,122.00an average of $129.00 per time performed $17,320.10
an average of $79.45 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
154
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 12th

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

25
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$14,168.00an average of $92.00 per time performed $8,494.64
an average of $55.16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
119
times performed,
2% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

26
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,904.00an average of $16.00 per time performed $589.05
an average of $4.95 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
76
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 38th

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

38
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,744.00an average of $194.00 per time performed $7,634.96
an average of $100.46 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
69
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 98th

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

32
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,521.00an average of $109.00 per time performed $3,786.72
an average of $54.88 per time performed
medical
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
48
times performed,
0.87% of his services

9th 21st

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

48
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,096.00an average of $252.00 per time performed $5,400.96
an average of $112.52 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
29
times performed,
0.53% of his services

10th 72nd

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$1,450.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $537.95
an average of $18.55 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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Manuel F Gonzalez
Average for Specialist Providers in South Carolina

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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