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, $209 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
778
Rank: 11th
out of 56 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,465
Rank: 28th
out of 56 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.5 This Provider
Avg 10
Total Paid
by Medicare
$183K
Rank: 11th
out of 56 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$235 This Provider
Avg $209

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 15 different services in 2015
(7 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument +

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument ×

Service Code: 82962
Performed in an office
1,338
times performed,
39% of his services

1st 4th

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

458
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$13,380.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $4,134.42
an average of $3.09 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
1,044
times performed,
30% of his services

2nd 14th

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

561
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$182,700.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $98,908.56
an average of $94.74 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
792
times performed,
23% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

419
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$118,800.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $55,083.60
an average of $69.55 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
64
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 16th

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

64
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,800.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $6,994.56
an average of $109.29 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
62
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 21st

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$1,240.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $932.48
an average of $15.04 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
52
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 26th

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

52
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,000.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $7,204.08
an average of $138.54 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
44
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 30th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$6,600.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $3,420.12
an average of $77.73 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.87% of his services

8th 31st

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,250.00an average of $275.00 per time performed $4,531.80
an average of $151.06 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.

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Average for Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 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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