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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, $163 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
629
Rank: 37th
out of 63 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,236
Rank: 38th
out of 63 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.6 This Provider
Avg 3.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$114K
Rank: 28th
out of 63 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$181 This Provider
Avg $163

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 46 different services in 2015
(33 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
866
times performed,
39% of his services

1st 2nd

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

415
patients got this service, 66% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$67,253.56an average of $77.66 per time performed $41,715.22
an average of $48.17 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in an office
305
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 1st

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

180
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$23,067.15an average of $75.63 per time performed $8,174.00
an average of $26.80 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
297
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 10th

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

168
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$12,978.90an average of $43.70 per time performed $5,043.06
an average of $16.98 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
234
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 5th

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

234
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,989.56an average of $115.34 per time performed $16,576.56
an average of $70.84 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
87
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 13th

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

56
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$609.00an average of $7.00 per time performed $383.67
an average of $4.41 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 4th

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

57
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,468.00an average of $51.00 per time performed $1,296.08
an average of $19.06 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin and tissue first 20 sq cm or less

Service Code: 11042
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 16th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$9,185.00an average of $167.00 per time performed $4,491.85
an average of $81.67 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 18th

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

38
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$16,500.00an average of $330.00 per time performed $7,676.50
an average of $153.53 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
41
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 14th

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

35
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,558.81an average of $62.41 per time performed $1,599.00
an average of $39.00 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of multiple abscess

Service Code: 10061
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 41st

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

33
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,884.00an average of $219.00 per time performed $5,044.32
an average of $140.12 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of nerve of foot

Service Code: 64632
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
2% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,105.15an average of $117.29 per time performed $2,241.05
an average of $64.03 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
27
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 3rd

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$1,242.00an average of $46.00 per time performed $731.43
an average of $27.09 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

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

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into nerve of foot ×

Service Code: 64455
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,731.12an average of $72.13 per time performed $712.08
an average of $29.67 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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John L Roberson
Average for Podiatrist Providers in Alabama

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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