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, $100 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
306
Rank: 48th
out of 260 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
739
Rank: 56th
out of 260 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.4 This Provider
Avg 3.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$34.4K
Rank: 46th
out of 260 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$112 This Provider
Avg $100

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 her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 47 different services in 2015
(38 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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
208
times performed,
28% of her services

1st 1st

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

174
patients got this service, 57% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$34,428.16an average of $165.52 per time performed $9,368.32
an average of $45.04 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
168
times performed,
23% of her services

2nd 4th

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

134
patients got this service, 44% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$41,208.72an average of $245.29 per time performed $10,878.00
an average of $64.75 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
12% of her services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,390.60an average of $16.36 per time performed $330.65
an average of $3.89 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
8% of her services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

54
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,580.56an average of $242.51 per time performed $3,281.60
an average of $58.60 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
39
times performed,
5% of her services

5th 9th

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

30
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,898.44an average of $99.96 per time performed $978.51
an average of $25.09 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
4% of her services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

29
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,528.23an average of $178.33 per time performed $970.61
an average of $31.31 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
3% of her services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,465.09an average of $77.11 per time performed $423.51
an average of $22.29 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue fungi or parasites

Service Code: 87220
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
2% of her services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$260.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $73.97
an average of $5.69 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 43rd

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,707.60an average of $142.30 per time performed $1,098.84
an average of $91.57 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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