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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $260 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
371
Rank: 11th
out of 120 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,298
Rank: 31st
out of 120 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.5 This Provider
Avg 4.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$166K
Rank: 9th
out of 120 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$448 This Provider
Avg $260

Office Visits

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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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Gary D. Botimer
Average for Orthopedic Surgery Providers in Idaho

Who Patients See Before and After This Provider

Providers often refer their patients to a small network of other providers and organizations. Here’s who patients saw the most patients within 30 days before or after this provider, from Jan. 2012 to June 2013.

Individuals

JUDY RACINE

RICHARD TULLY

RAMESH BANSAL

SAMUEL RANDOLPH

NIRAV MAMDANI

Organizations

SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTISTS ...

UNILAB CORPORATION

Patients saw before

Gary D. Botimer

Patients saw after

Individuals

JUDY RACINE

RICHARD TULLY

SHERIF AZER

SAMUEL RANDOLPH

ALLIE BLACKBURN

Organizations

SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTISTS ...

UNILAB CORPORATION

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 17 different services in 2012
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
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
310
times performed,
24% of his services

1st 5th

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

206
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$36,580an average of $118 per time performed $9,920
an average of $32 per time performed
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
119
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

86
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,618an average of $22 per time performed $119
an average of $1 per time performed
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
116
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 4th

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

78
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$25,868an average of $223 per time performed $6,148
an average of $53 per time performed
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
109
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 3rd

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

99
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$20,492an average of $188 per time performed $5,886
an average of $54 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
100
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 10th

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

71
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$11,900an average of $119 per time performed $2,600
an average of $26 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
98
times performed,
8% of his services

6th 13th

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

73
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$15,092an average of $154 per time performed $3,038
an average of $31 per time performed
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
74
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 6th

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

74
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,386an average of $289 per time performed $5,402
an average of $73 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 11th

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

48
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$9,211an average of $151 per time performed $1,769
an average of $29 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
55
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 15th

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

54
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$326,205an average of $5,931 per time performed $68,750
an average of $1,250 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Computer-assisted surgical navigational procedure for bon... +

Computer-assisted surgical navigational procedure for bone procedures ×

Service Code: 20985
Performed in a facility
52
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 34th

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

51
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,980an average of $365 per time performed $6,084
an average of $117 per time performed
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,
4% of his services

11th 20th

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

50
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,350an average of $427 per time performed $5,650
an average of $113 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Replacement of thigh bone and hip joint prosthesis

Service Code: 27130
Performed in a facility
41
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 27th

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

40
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$220,990an average of $5,390 per time performed $47,396
an average of $1,156 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
3% of his services

13th 19th

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

32
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,270an average of $155 per time performed $986
an average of $29 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 4 or more views

Service Code: 73564
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 14th

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

25
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,456an average of $128 per time performed $918
an average of $34 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 22nd

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,242an average of $118 per time performed $380
an average of $20 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73610
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 33rd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,448an average of $136 per time performed $522
an average of $29 per time performed
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
15
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 60th

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,595an average of $173 per time performed $690
an average of $46 per time performed

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 2013 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.

Notes: This provider has a self-reported specialty of "Orthopaedic Surgery." In some cases the self-reported specialty may differ from the specialty listed above, which comes from Medicare. Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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