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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, $366 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 8 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
393
Rank: 32nd
out of 167 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,776
Rank: 29th
out of 167 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.1 This Provider
Avg 7.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$182K
Rank: 27th
out of 167 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$463 This Provider
Avg $366

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

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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
700
times performed,
25% of his services

1st 4th

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

148
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$236,544.00an average of $337.92 per time performed $64,246.00
an average of $91.78 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Low osmolar contrast material, 200-299 mg/ml iodine conce... +

Low osmolar contrast material, 200-299 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9966
Performed in an office
359
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 1st

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

66
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$868.78an average of $2.42 per time performed $57.44
an average of $0.16 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
229
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 10th

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

75
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$5,725.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $1,060.27
an average of $4.63 per time performed
medical
ANESTHESIA

Daily hospital management of continuous spinal drug admin... +

Daily hospital management of continuous spinal drug administration ×

Service Code: 01996
Performed in a facility
210
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 43rd

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

72
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$71,400.00an average of $340.00 per time performed $12,595.80
an average of $59.98 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
203
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 20th

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

95
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$69,020.00an average of $340.00 per time performed $12,979.82
an average of $63.94 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
94
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 87th

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

83
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$53,298.00an average of $567.00 per time performed $8,614.16
an average of $91.64 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
92
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 18th

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

34
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$68,679.84an average of $746.52 per time performed $5,615.68
an average of $61.04 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 6th

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

29
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$510.72an average of $6.72 per time performed $209.76
an average of $2.76 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, clonidine hydrochloride, 1 mg

Service Code: J0735
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
2% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

28
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,272.86an average of $37.26 per time performed $967.46
an average of $15.86 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower o... +

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower or sacral spine nerve root using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64483
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 11th

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

22
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$125,927.79an average of $2,064.39 per time performed $16,736.57
an average of $274.37 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of substances into lower or sacral spine

Service Code: 62311
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 13th

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

27
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$57,495.36an average of $1,197.82 per time performed $9,543.84
an average of $198.83 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
36
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 8th

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

36
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,412.00an average of $567.00 per time performed $5,328.72
an average of $148.02 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections and continuous infusion into upper or middle s... +

Injections and continuous infusion into upper or middle spinal canal ×

Service Code: 62318
Performed in a facility
36
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 84th

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

36
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$40,788.00an average of $1,133.00 per time performed $3,240.36
an average of $90.01 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Fluoroscopic guidance for insertion of needle

Service Code: 77002
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.97% of his services

14th 45th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$14,661.00an average of $543.00 per time performed $2,267.19
an average of $83.97 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64493
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.86% of his services

15th 28th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$42,336.00an average of $1,764.00 per time performed $4,748.40
an average of $197.85 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Fluoroscopic guidance for spine or spinal canal injection +

Fluoroscopic guidance for spine or spinal canal injection ×

Service Code: 77003
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.72% of his services

16th 42nd

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

18
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,860.00an average of $543.00 per time performed $1,542.40
an average of $77.12 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of substances into upper or middle spine

Service Code: 62310
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.72% of his services

17th 69th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$20,954.20an average of $1,047.71 per time performed $4,275.00
an average of $213.75 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
15
times performed,
0.54% of his services

18th 2nd

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$3,727.05an average of $248.47 per time performed $906.60
an average of $60.44 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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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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