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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, $565 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 16 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,165
Rank: 125th
out of 2,275 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
14,149
Rank: 146th
out of 2,275 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12.1 This Provider
Avg 16.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$399K
Rank: 280th
out of 2,275 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$343 This Provider
Avg $565

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 42 different services in 2015
(21 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
7,424
times performed,
52% of his services

1st 10th

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

816
patients got this service, 70% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$75,427.84an average of $10.16 per time performed $36,303.36
an average of $4.89 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
1,718
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 17th

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

787
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$85,350.24an average of $49.68 per time performed $56,728.36
an average of $33.02 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
1,669
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 35th

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

882
patients got this service, 76% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$134,020.70an average of $80.30 per time performed $72,034.04
an average of $43.16 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
1,219
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 33rd

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

632
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$60,962.19an average of $50.01 per time performed $44,725.11
an average of $36.69 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11301
Performed in an office
657
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 217th

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

451
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$80,751.87an average of $122.91 per time performed $53,506.08
an average of $81.44 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17261
Performed in an office
192
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 428th

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

142
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$29,779.20an average of $155.10 per time performed $19,503.36
an average of $101.58 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11311
Performed in an office
190
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 368th

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

152
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$19,864.50an average of $104.55 per time performed $13,638.20
an average of $71.78 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11306
Performed in an office
182
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 370th

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

163
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$24,034.92an average of $132.06 per time performed $15,837.64
an average of $87.02 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17281
Performed in an office
157
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 317th

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

128
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$31,880.42an average of $203.06 per time performed $22,378.78
an average of $142.54 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
155
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 1st

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

135
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$13,060.30an average of $84.26 per time performed $8,738.90
an average of $56.38 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17271
Performed in an office
141
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 483rd

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

114
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$26,230.23an average of $186.03 per time performed $18,145.29
an average of $128.69 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
0.54% of his services

12th 60th

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

68
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$8,625.24an average of $113.49 per time performed $6,450.88
an average of $84.88 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trun... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11302
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
0.52% of his services

13th 200th

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

71
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$11,809.66an average of $159.59 per time performed $8,291.70
an average of $112.05 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
47
times performed,
0.33% of his services

14th 169th

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

47
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,004.87an average of $85.21 per time performed $2,827.99
an average of $60.17 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.27% of his services

15th 98th

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

29
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,930.12an average of $129.74 per time performed $3,286.24
an average of $86.48 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Biopsy of ear

Service Code: 69100
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.25% of his services

16th 557th

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,180.10an average of $90.86 per time performed $2,225.30
an average of $63.58 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.22% of his services

17th 468th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,705.12an average of $119.52 per time performed $2,632.83
an average of $84.93 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.18% of his services

18th 73rd

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,550.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $3,135.08
an average of $120.58 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.18% of his services

19th 369th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,625.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $892.75
an average of $35.71 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.11% of his services

20th 276th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,230.08an average of $201.88 per time performed $2,244.64
an average of $140.29 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Fungal culture, yeast

Service Code: 87106
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.11% of his services

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$680.00an average of $42.50 per time performed $220.32
an average of $13.77 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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Sidney B Newman
Average for Specialist Providers in California

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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