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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, $508 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 12 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
326
Rank: 15th
out of 36 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,205
Rank: 12th
out of 36 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.8 This Provider
Avg 11.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$185K
Rank: 9th
out of 36 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$566 This Provider
Avg $508

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 14 different services in 2015
(3 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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
1,868
times performed,
58% of his services

1st 2nd

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

230
patients got this service, 71% of his patients
8.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$345,467.92an average of $184.94 per time performed $136,606.84
an average of $73.13 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of dr... +

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of drug classes, by clia waived test or moderate complexity test, per patient encounter ×

Service Code: G0434
Performed in an office
764
times performed,
24% of his services

2nd 10th

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

199
patients got this service, 61% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$43,112.52an average of $56.43 per time performed $14,126.36
an average of $18.49 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg complete study ×

Service Code: 95886
Performed in an office
161
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 38th

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

105
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$37,835.00an average of $235.00 per time performed $10,313.66
an average of $64.06 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
138
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 20th

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

31
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$552.00an average of $4.00 per time performed $193.20
an average of $1.40 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
87
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 33rd

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

87
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,530.00an average of $190.00 per time performed $6,197.01
an average of $71.23 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
47
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 35th

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

28
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$6,345.00an average of $135.00 per time performed $2,102.78
an average of $44.74 per time performed
medical

Nerve transmission studies, 5-6 studies

Service Code: 95909
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 70th

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

44
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,200.00an average of $300.00 per time performed $4,756.40
an average of $108.10 per time performed
medical

Nerve transmission studies, 7-8 studies

Service Code: 95910
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.78% of his services

8th 88th

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

25
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,125.00an average of $405.00 per time performed $3,627.50
an average of $145.10 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
22
times performed,
0.69% of his services

9th 1st

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

17
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$3,190.00an average of $145.00 per time performed $1,197.46
an average of $54.43 per time performed
medical

Nerve transmission studies, 9-10 studies

Service Code: 95911
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.56% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,550.00an average of $475.00 per time performed $3,124.80
an average of $173.60 per time performed
medical

Nerve transmission studies, 3-4 studies

Service Code: 95908
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.56% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,950.00an average of $275.00 per time performed $1,605.06
an average of $89.17 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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Dennis A Williams
Average for Pain Medicine Providers in Georgia

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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