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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, $665 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 29 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
636
Rank: 23rd
out of 319 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,863
Rank: 145th
out of 319 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.9 This Provider
Avg 28.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$90.9K
Rank: 142nd
out of 319 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$143 This Provider
Avg $665

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 44 different services in 2015
(28 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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
838
times performed,
45% of his services

1st 7th

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

479
patients got this service, 75% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$91,333.62an average of $108.99 per time performed $41,950.28
an average of $50.06 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
296
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 6th

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

199
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$47,185.36an average of $159.41 per time performed $22,451.60
an average of $75.85 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
105
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 11th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$528.15an average of $5.03 per time performed $147.00
an average of $1.40 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
50
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 18th

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

50
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,902.00an average of $258.04 per time performed $5,871.50
an average of $117.43 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
50
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 12th

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

35
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$6,580.00an average of $131.60 per time performed $2,147.00
an average of $42.94 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 61st

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

48
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,401.00an average of $49.00 per time performed $1,170.61
an average of $23.89 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 20 mg

Service Code: J1020
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 45th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$574.00an average of $14.00 per time performed $67.65
an average of $1.65 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
36
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 60th

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

36
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,512.00an average of $292.00 per time performed $5,438.88
an average of $151.08 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 116th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$750.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $387.25
an average of $15.49 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 22nd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$400.00an average of $16.00 per time performed $69.50
an average of $2.78 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 166th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$600.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $283.20
an average of $11.80 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Pneumococcal vaccine for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90670
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.75% of his services

12th 167th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,074.00an average of $291.00 per time performed $2,244.06
an average of $160.29 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
14
times performed,
0.75% of his services

13th 53rd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,857.96an average of $204.14 per time performed $922.60
an average of $65.90 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.75% of his services

14th 150th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$686.00an average of $49.00 per time performed $333.20
an average of $23.80 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
14
times performed,
0.75% of his services

15th 47th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$882.00an average of $63.00 per time performed $431.62
an average of $30.83 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
13
times performed,
0.7% of his services

16th 42nd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,806.05an average of $215.85 per time performed $1,286.22
an average of $98.94 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.

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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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