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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, $439 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
256
Rank: 45th
out of 142 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,901
Rank: 32nd
out of 142 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.4 This Provider
Avg 5.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$139K
Rank: 41st
out of 142 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$543 This Provider
Avg $439

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 88 different services in 2015
(69 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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
737
times performed,
39% of his services

1st 10th

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

59
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$737.00an average of $1.00 per time performed $81.07
an average of $0.11 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
164
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 9th

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

119
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,960.52an average of $72.93 per time performed $4,544.44
an average of $27.71 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
117
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 4th

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

75
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$23,280.66an average of $198.98 per time performed $5,152.68
an average of $44.04 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 15th

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

52
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,813.38an average of $72.93 per time performed $1,170.18
an average of $17.73 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip on one side of body, 1 view

Service Code: 73500
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 27th

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

44
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,232.12an average of $68.26 per time performed $1,037.26
an average of $16.73 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Hyaluronan or derivative, euflexxa, for intra-articular i... +

Hyaluronan or derivative, euflexxa, for intra-articular injection, per dose ×

Service Code: J7323
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 19th

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

23
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$11,716.00an average of $202.00 per time performed $6,888.66
an average of $118.77 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 6th

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

38
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,020.50an average of $80.41 per time performed $960.50
an average of $19.21 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
44
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 2nd

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

44
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,373.16an average of $99.39 per time performed $2,034.12
an average of $46.23 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 11th

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

36
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,457.63an average of $80.41 per time performed $747.77
an average of $17.39 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
39
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 7th

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

39
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,138.56an average of $183.04 per time performed $2,662.92
an average of $68.28 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
36
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 42nd

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

36
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,427.28an average of $122.98 per time performed $1,796.76
an average of $49.91 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 22nd

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

17
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,114.97an average of $72.93 per time performed $618.57
an average of $21.33 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Computer-assisted surgical navigational procedure for bon... +

Computer-assisted surgical navigational procedure for bone procedures ×

Service Code: 20985
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 63rd

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

25
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,000.00an average of $500.00 per time performed $3,020.94
an average of $116.19 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Partial removal of collar bone at shoulder using an endos... +

Partial removal of collar bone at shoulder using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 29824
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 77th

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

22
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$54,142.66an average of $2,461.03 per time performed $10,895.28
an average of $495.24 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Shaving of shoulder bone using an endoscope

Service Code: 29826
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 41st

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

22
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$56,879.68an average of $2,585.44 per time performed $3,114.98
an average of $141.59 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.95% of his services

16th 16th

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

16
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$82,910.52an average of $4,606.14 per time performed $18,770.58
an average of $1,042.81 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 73565
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.95% of his services

17th 38th

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

16
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,262.34an average of $70.13 per time performed $440.64
an average of $24.48 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
14
times performed,
0.74% of his services

18th 8th

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,182.18an average of $155.87 per time performed $1,142.54
an average of $81.61 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Replacement of thigh bone and hip joint prosthesis

Service Code: 27130
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.68% of his services

19th 28th

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$66,684.80an average of $5,129.60 per time performed $13,123.63
an average of $1,009.51 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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