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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $374 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
689
Rank: 91st
out of 535 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,702
Rank: 34th
out of 535 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
11.2 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$280K
Rank: 90th
out of 535 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$407 This Provider
Avg $374

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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Troy G. Schmidt
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This Provider's Services

This provider performed 72 different services in 2013
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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
drug
DRUGS

Hyaluronan or derivative, synvisc or synvisc-one, for int... +

Hyaluronan or derivative, synvisc or synvisc-one, for intra-articular injection, 1 mg ×

Service Code: J7325
Performed in an office
2,256
times performed,
29% of his services

1st 3rd

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

35
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$61,476an average of $27 per time performed $21,861
an average of $10 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
1,464
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 1st

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

199
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,660an average of $3 per time performed $1,889
an average of $1 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
801
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 8th

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

463
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$60,876an average of $76 per time performed $22,780
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
683
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 9th

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

339
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$62,658an average of $92 per time performed $17,594
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both knees, standing, front to back view

Service Code: 73565
Performed in an office
400
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 19th

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

249
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$31,916an average of $80 per time performed $9,784
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
389
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 4th

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

204
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$62,329an average of $160 per time performed $14,237
an average of $37 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
372
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 16th

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

200
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$29,239an average of $79 per time performed $7,020
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip, 1 view

Service Code: 73500
Performed in an office
348
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 28th

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

185
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$21,607an average of $62 per time performed $6,167
an average of $18 per time performed
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
283
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 2nd

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

250
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$35,658an average of $126 per time performed $13,856
an average of $49 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
174
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 7th

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

174
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$32,712an average of $188 per time performed $11,475
an average of $66 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of thigh, 2 views

Service Code: 73550
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.8% of his services

11th 70th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,920an average of $63 per time performed $892
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower leg, 2 views

Service Code: 73590
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.77% of his services

12th 115th

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

55
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,788an average of $81 per time performed $1,130
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip minimum 2 views

Service Code: 73520
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.75% of his services

13th 37th

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

54
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,380an average of $110 per time performed $1,592
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
50
times performed,
0.65% of his services

14th 24th

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

48
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$347,871an average of $6,957 per time performed $56,993
an average of $1,140 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.47% of his services

15th 17th

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

36
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,888an average of $108 per time performed $923
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Replacement of thigh bone and hip joint prosthesis

Service Code: 27130
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
0.42% of his services

16th 40th

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$165,600an average of $5,175 per time performed $34,499
an average of $1,078 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of tendon attachment to bone

Service Code: 20551
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.31% of his services

17th 74th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,928an average of $122 per time performed $1,002
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.21% of his services

18th 38th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,080an average of $130 per time performed $578
an average of $36 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Surgical treatment of broken thigh bone

Service Code: 27245
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.16% of his services

19th 86th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$44,268an average of $3,689 per time performed $11,033
an average of $919 per time performed

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 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.

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