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, $228 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
900
Rank: 79th
out of 498 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
9,491
Rank: 56th
out of 498 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
10.5 This Provider
Avg 6.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$263K
Rank: 63rd
out of 498 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$292 This Provider
Avg $228

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 62 different services in 2015
(21 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

All Services

Show Only:

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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
2,465
times performed,
26% of his services

1st 4th

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

597
patients got this service, 66% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$216,920.00an average of $88.00 per time performed $105,847.10
an average of $42.94 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
1,505
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

512
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$42,140.00an average of $28.00 per time performed $4,364.50
an average of $2.90 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
1,496
times performed,
16% of his services

3rd 10th

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

225
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,627.28an average of $4.43 per time performed $149.60
an average of $0.10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
713
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 20th

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

60
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
11.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.5)
$15,686.00an average of $22.00 per time performed $3,529.35
an average of $4.95 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
495
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 2nd

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

365
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$65,340.00an average of $132.00 per time performed $31,318.65
an average of $63.27 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
326
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 1st

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

121
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$35,860.00an average of $110.00 per time performed $16,635.78
an average of $51.03 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
180
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 51st

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

111
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,060.00an average of $17.00 per time performed $604.80
an average of $3.36 per time performed
drug

Vaccine for influenza administered into muscle to individ... +

Vaccine for influenza administered into muscle to individuals 3 years of age and older ×

Service Code: 90688
Performed in an office
169
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 119th

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

169
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,070.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $2,954.12
an average of $17.48 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 29th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,745.52an average of $10.39 per time performed $80.64
an average of $0.48 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
167
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 17th

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

167
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,010.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $3,682.35
an average of $22.05 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
110
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 23rd

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

92
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$24,200.00an average of $220.00 per time performed $10,359.80
an average of $94.18 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic testing in a pulmonary function lab

Service Code: 94375
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 70th

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

52
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,345.00an average of $39.50 per time performed $1,271.60
an average of $11.56 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
100
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 19th

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

75
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$14,300.00an average of $143.00 per time performed $5,186.00
an average of $51.86 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Biopsy of the esophagus, stomach, and/or upper small bowe... +

Biopsy of the esophagus, stomach, and/or upper small bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 43239
Performed in a facility
93
times performed,
0.98% of his services

14th 194th

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

90
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$77,934.00an average of $838.00 per time performed $8,195.16
an average of $88.12 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
0.98% of his services

15th 38th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$2,604.00an average of $28.00 per time performed $222.27
an average of $2.39 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
0.91% of his services

16th 26th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,130.40an average of $36.40 per time performed $43.00
an average of $0.50 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99307
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
0.91% of his services

17th 63rd

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$4,730.00an average of $55.00 per time performed $2,606.66
an average of $30.31 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home heal... +

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial im ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.84% of his services

18th 34th

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$4,720.00an average of $59.00 per time performed $2,220.80
an average of $27.76 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
79
times performed,
0.83% of his services

19th 11th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,950.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $1,177.89
an average of $14.91 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 50 minutes

Service Code: 99219
Performed in a facility
77
times performed,
0.81% of his services

20th 76th

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

68
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,249.00an average of $237.00 per time performed $6,914.60
an average of $89.80 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Removal of polyps or growths in large bowel using an endo... +

Removal of polyps or growths in large bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 45384
Performed in a facility
68
times performed,
0.72% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

68
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$85,884.00an average of $1,263.00 per time performed $12,969.64
an average of $190.73 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.6% of his services

22nd 55th

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

48
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,047.00an average of $71.00 per time performed $2,139.21
an average of $37.53 per time performed
medical
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
55
times performed,
0.58% of his services

23rd 16th

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

42
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$4,565.00an average of $83.00 per time performed $1,497.10
an average of $27.22 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
53
times performed,
0.56% of his services

24th 32nd

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

49
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,816.00an average of $72.00 per time performed $1,348.32
an average of $25.44 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in a facility
52
times performed,
0.55% of his services

25th 47th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$4,576.00an average of $88.00 per time performed $2,452.84
an average of $47.17 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of large bowel using an endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of large bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 45378
Performed in a facility
48
times performed,
0.51% of his services

26th 237th

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

48
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$45,984.00an average of $958.00 per time performed $7,155.36
an average of $149.07 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99307
Performed in a facility
46
times performed,
0.48% of his services

27th 52nd

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$2,530.00an average of $55.00 per time performed $1,345.04
an average of $29.24 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at lea... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at least 12 leads ×

Service Code: 93005
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.46% of his services

28th 129th

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

40
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,584.00an average of $36.00 per time performed $205.48
an average of $4.67 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.46% of his services

29th 139th

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

40
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,584.00an average of $36.00 per time performed $228.80
an average of $5.20 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
42
times performed,
0.44% of his services

30th 60th

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

42
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,240.00an average of $220.00 per time performed $3,991.26
an average of $95.03 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care discharge

Service Code: 99217
Performed in a facility
34
times performed,
0.36% of his services

31st 49th

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,692.00an average of $138.00 per time performed $1,696.94
an average of $49.91 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, garamycin, gentamicin, up to 80 mg

Service Code: J1580
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.36% of his services

32nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$748.00an average of $22.00 per time performed $30.60
an average of $0.90 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Removal of polyps or growths of large bowel using an endo... +

Removal of polyps or growths of large bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 45385
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
0.34% of his services

33rd 250th

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$42,464.00an average of $1,327.00 per time performed $6,963.84
an average of $217.62 per time performed
medical
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
32
times performed,
0.34% of his services

34th 64th

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,280.00an average of $165.00 per time performed $1,739.20
an average of $54.35 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for influenza virus

Service Code: 87804
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.34% of his services

35th 87th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,600.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $479.68
an average of $14.99 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99305
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.21% of his services

36th 170th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,400.00an average of $220.00 per time performed $1,745.60
an average of $87.28 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of esophagus, stomach, and/or uppe... +

Diagnostic examination of esophagus, stomach, and/or upper small bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 43235
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.2% of his services

37th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,224.00an average of $696.00 per time performed $1,702.21
an average of $89.59 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Dilation of esophagus

Service Code: 43450
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.2% of his services

38th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,731.00an average of $249.00 per time performed $587.86
an average of $30.94 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Nursing facility discharge day management, 30 minutes or ... +

Nursing facility discharge day management, 30 minutes or less ×

Service Code: 99315
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.17% of his services

39th 134th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,680.00an average of $105.00 per time performed $799.20
an average of $49.95 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.15% of his services

40th 43rd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$1,232.00an average of $88.00 per time performed $635.18
an average of $45.37 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; colonoscopy on individual no... +

Colorectal cancer screening; colonoscopy on individual not meeting criteria for high risk ×

Service Code: G0121
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.13% of his services

41st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,496.00an average of $958.00 per time performed $2,220.72
an average of $185.06 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.

Thomas J Putnam
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Mississippi

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.

Incorrect Info? If you are a provider and you believe your address is incorrect, check the listing you created on the National Provider Identifier registry. If you change your listing, send a note to [email protected] and we will update your information. If you have other questions about this data, send a note to [email protected]. Here's a link to Medicare's data on this provider.

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.

Read our methodology.