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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, $179 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
718
Rank: 12th
out of 65 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,715
Rank: 11th
out of 65 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.2 This Provider
Avg 4.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$147K
Rank: 11th
out of 65 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$205 This Provider
Avg $179

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 39 different services in 2015
(29 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
2,426
times performed,
65% of his services

1st 2nd

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

618
patients got this service, 86% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$153,541.54an average of $63.29 per time performed $91,314.64
an average of $37.64 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
496
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 12th

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

203
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$18,654.56an average of $37.61 per time performed $8,198.88
an average of $16.53 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
335
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 18th

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

132
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$26,170.20an average of $78.12 per time performed $12,498.85
an average of $37.31 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
117
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 5th

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

117
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,577.85an average of $116.05 per time performed $6,894.81
an average of $58.93 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99307
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 26th

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

48
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,718.54an average of $41.19 per time performed $1,782.66
an average of $27.01 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, 2 views

Service Code: 73600
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
1% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

34
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,708.50an average of $33.50 per time performed $874.14
an average of $17.14 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 17th

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

34
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,126.12an average of $267.88 per time performed $5,664.89
an average of $115.61 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.97% of his services

8th 27th

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,673.16an average of $129.81 per time performed $2,424.24
an average of $67.34 per time performed
medical
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
21
times performed,
0.57% of his services

9th 31st

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,563.24an average of $74.44 per time performed $591.99
an average of $28.19 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the scalp, ... +

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11422
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.35% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,098.42an average of $238.34 per time performed $1,305.72
an average of $100.44 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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