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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, $231 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,091
Rank: 16th
out of 352 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,598
Rank: 18th
out of 352 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.1 This Provider
Avg 4.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$231K
Rank: 21st
out of 352 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$212 This Provider
Avg $231

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 39 different services in 2015
(24 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in an office
2,234
times performed,
40% of his services

1st 1st

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

698
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$158,457.62an average of $70.93 per time performed $63,713.68
an average of $28.52 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97597
Performed in an office
466
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 11th

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

270
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$41,241.00an average of $88.50 per time performed $22,069.76
an average of $47.36 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20605
Performed in an office
440
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 48th

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

104
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$52,676.80an average of $119.72 per time performed $13,710.40
an average of $31.16 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20600
Performed in an office
434
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 58th

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

137
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$47,983.04an average of $110.56 per time performed $12,599.02
an average of $29.03 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 1 to 5 finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11720
Performed in an office
410
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 5th

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

164
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$19,278.20an average of $47.02 per time performed $8,523.90
an average of $20.79 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
340
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 4th

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

258
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$19,454.80an average of $57.22 per time performed $9,968.80
an average of $29.32 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
314
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 21st

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

314
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$29,588.22an average of $94.23 per time performed $14,431.44
an average of $45.96 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin and tissue first 20 sq cm or less

Service Code: 11042
Performed in an office
272
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 13th

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

121
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$65,840.32an average of $242.06 per time performed $21,838.88
an average of $80.29 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
213
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 8th

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

129
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$15,740.70an average of $73.90 per time performed $4,159.89
an average of $19.53 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
165
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 31st

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

62
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$20,471.55an average of $124.07 per time performed $6,893.70
an average of $41.78 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 47th

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

70
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$30,949.75an average of $347.75 per time performed $13,514.65
an average of $151.85 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Incision of toe joint capsule

Service Code: 28272
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.7% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$20,319.00an average of $521.00 per time performed $9,799.14
an average of $251.26 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Incision of joint capsule of foot and toe

Service Code: 28270
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.54% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,390.00an average of $713.00 per time performed $9,236.10
an average of $307.87 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of multiple abscess

Service Code: 10061
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.5% of his services

14th 66th

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: 1.1)
$8,870.12an average of $316.79 per time performed $4,089.12
an average of $146.04 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11730
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.25% of his services

15th 24th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,363.06an average of $168.79 per time performed $745.64
an average of $53.26 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 Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery Providers in Illinois

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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