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, $656 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 37 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
655
Rank: 21st
out of 193 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
121,528
Rank: 1st
out of 193 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
185.5 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 37.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.77M
Rank: 3rd
out of 193 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$2,700 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $656

Note: About 80% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in her office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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 her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 86 different services in 2015
(47 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

Injection, certolizumab pegol, 1 mg (code may be used for... +

Injection, certolizumab pegol, 1 mg (code may be used for medicare when drug administered under the direct supervision of a physician, not for use when drug is self administered) ×

Service Code: J0717
Performed in an office
49,200
times performed,
40% of her services

1st 1st

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 7.3)
$725,700.00an average of $14.75 per time performed $245,508.00
an average of $4.99 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, abatacept, 10 mg (code may be used for medicar... +

Injection, abatacept, 10 mg (code may be used for medicare when drug administered under the direct supervision of a physician, not for use when drug is self administered) ×

Service Code: J0129
Performed in an office
16,425
times performed,
14% of her services

2nd 4th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
8.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.6)
$919,800.00an average of $56.00 per time performed $457,272.00
an average of $27.84 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Hyaluronan or derivative, synvisc or synvisc-one, for int... +

Hyaluronan or derivative, synvisc or synvisc-one, for intra-articular injection, 1 mg ×

Service Code: J7325
Performed in an office
11,808
times performed,
10% of her services

3rd 10th

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

145
patients got this service, 22% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$209,119.68an average of $17.71 per time performed $117,607.68
an average of $9.96 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection infliximab, 10 mg

Service Code: J1745
Performed in an office
5,470
times performed,
5% of her services

4th 2nd

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

23
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$1,028,360.00an average of $188.00 per time performed $326,777.80
an average of $59.74 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab, 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
5,340
times performed,
4% of her services

5th 3rd

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

58
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$176,220.00an average of $33.00 per time performed $61,997.40
an average of $11.61 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
1,536
times performed,
1% of her services

6th 9th

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

177
patients got this service, 27% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$23,040.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $2,135.04
an average of $1.39 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Therapeutic exercise to develop strength, endurance, rang... +

Therapeutic exercise to develop strength, endurance, range of motion, and flexibility, each 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 97110
Performed in an office
736
times performed,
0.61% of her services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

55
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$47,449.92an average of $64.47 per time performed $15,573.76
an average of $21.16 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of leg or arm

Service Code: 76881
Performed in an office
596
times performed,
0.49% of her services

8th 56th

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

145
patients got this service, 22% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$208,600.00an average of $350.00 per time performed $54,837.96
an average of $92.01 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
558
times performed,
0.46% of her services

9th 26th

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

277
patients got this service, 42% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$132,804.00an average of $238.00 per time performed $65,185.56
an average of $116.82 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
543
times performed,
0.45% of her services

10th 13th

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

304
patients got this service, 46% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$13,575.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $1,590.99
an average of $2.93 per time performed
medical

Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsu... +

Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsule with recording and reporting using ultrasound guidance ×

Service Code: 20611
Performed in an office
520
times performed,
0.43% of her services

11th 18th

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

231
patients got this service, 35% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$260,000.00an average of $500.00 per time performed $38,968.80
an average of $74.94 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
473
times performed,
0.39% of her services

12th 8th

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

315
patients got this service, 48% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$78,040.27an average of $164.99 per time performed $39,334.68
an average of $83.16 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
353
times performed,
0.29% of her services

13th 17th

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

50
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
7.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$112,960.00an average of $320.00 per time performed $39,581.89
an average of $112.13 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
340
times performed,
0.28% of her services

14th 11th

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

207
patients got this service, 32% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$34,476.00an average of $101.40 per time performed $19,346.00
an average of $56.90 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the ski... +

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96401
Performed in an office
332
times performed,
0.27% of her services

15th 22nd

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

79
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$38,180.00an average of $115.00 per time performed $20,657.04
an average of $62.22 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
221
times performed,
0.18% of her services

16th 34th

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

133
patients got this service, 20% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$9,640.02an average of $43.62 per time performed $1,142.57
an average of $5.17 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Manual (physical) therapy techniques to 1 or more regions... +

Manual (physical) therapy techniques to 1 or more regions, each 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 97140
Performed in an office
160
times performed,
0.13% of her services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

44
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,830.40an average of $55.19 per time performed $2,985.60
an average of $18.66 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
157
times performed,
0.13% of her services

18th 24th

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

30
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$19,625.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $3,573.32
an average of $22.76 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretatio... +

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle ×

Service Code: 76942
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
0.08% of her services

19th 87th

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

56
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$27,900.00an average of $300.00 per time performed $4,701.15
an average of $50.55 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 4 or more views

Service Code: 73564
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
0.06% of her services

20th 91st

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

51
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,000.30an average of $153.85 per time performed $3,073.20
an average of $39.40 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
72
times performed,
0.06% of her services

21st 23rd

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

72
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,800.00an average of $275.00 per time performed $9,585.36
an average of $133.13 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone so... +

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone sodium phosphate 3mg ×

Service Code: J0702
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.06% of her services

22nd 29th

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

48
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,890.00an average of $27.00 per time performed $324.10
an average of $4.63 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
69
times performed,
0.06% of her services

23rd 39th

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

69
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,460.00an average of $340.00 per time performed $11,023.44
an average of $159.76 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon attachment to bone

Service Code: 20551
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
0.05% of her services

24th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

38
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,980.00an average of $236.00 per time performed $2,399.10
an average of $43.62 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hand, 2 views

Service Code: 73120
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.04% of her services

25th 67th

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

30
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,200.00an average of $104.00 per time performed $1,281.50
an average of $25.63 per time performed
drug

Hyaluronan or derivative, monovisc, for intra-articular i... +

Hyaluronan or derivative, monovisc, for intra-articular injection, per dose ×

Service Code: J7327
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.04% of her services

26th 104th

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

34
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$56,400.00an average of $1,200.00 per time performed $35,501.92
an average of $755.36 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Self-care or home management training, each 15 minutes

Service Code: 97535
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.04% of her services

27th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,294.06an average of $71.61 per time performed $1,085.60
an average of $23.60 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.04% of her services

28th 21st

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$919.80an average of $20.44 per time performed $130.50
an average of $2.90 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.03% of her services

29th 100th

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

35
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,292.00an average of $126.00 per time performed $1,302.42
an average of $31.01 per time performed
medical
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
40
times performed,
0.03% of her services

30th 14th

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

32
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$11,000.00an average of $275.00 per time performed $2,022.80
an average of $50.57 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Physical therapy evaluation

Service Code: 97001
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.03% of her services

31st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

38
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,519.88an average of $145.26 per time performed $2,278.86
an average of $59.97 per time performed
medical

Aspiration and/or injection of small joint or joint capsu... +

Aspiration and/or injection of small joint or joint capsule with recording and reporting using ultrasound guidance ×

Service Code: 20604
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.03% of her services

32nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,440.00an average of $380.00 per time performed $1,804.24
an average of $47.48 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.03% of her services

33rd 72nd

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

32
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,200.00an average of $120.00 per time performed $889.70
an average of $25.42 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection procedure into sacroiliac joint for anesthetic ... +

Injection procedure into sacroiliac joint for anesthetic or steroid ×

Service Code: 27096
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.02% of her services

34th 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, 4% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,549.91an average of $363.79 per time performed $3,765.94
an average of $129.86 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of arm or leg

Service Code: 76882
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.02% of her services

35th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,050.00an average of $350.00 per time performed $654.35
an average of $28.45 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 20 mg

Service Code: J1020
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.02% of her services

36th 62nd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$229.90an average of $10.45 per time performed $54.56
an average of $2.48 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of upper spine, 4 or 5 views

Service Code: 72050
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.01% of her services

37th 154th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,104.00an average of $194.00 per time performed $568.00
an average of $35.50 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
16
times performed,
0.01% of her services

38th 78th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,480.00an average of $155.00 per time performed $789.60
an average of $49.35 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray lower and sacral spine including bending views mini... +

X-ray lower and sacral spine including bending views minimum 6 views ×

Service Code: 72114
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.01% of her services

39th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,830.00an average of $345.00 per time performed $725.48
an average of $51.82 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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Erin Arnold
Average for Rheumatology 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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