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How This Provider Compares

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
1,170
Rank: 8th
out of 535 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,307
Rank: 52nd
out of 535 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.4 This Provider
Avg 5.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$472K
Rank: 12th
out of 535 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$404 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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Brian J. Rosenberg
Average for Orthopaedic Surgery Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 162 different services in 2013
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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
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
1,431
times performed,
23% of his services

1st 8th

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

802
patients got this service, 69% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$137,376an average of $96 per time performed $42,601
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
751
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 4th

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

423
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$163,455an average of $218 per time performed $31,234
an average of $42 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
594
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

449
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$81,794an average of $138 per time performed $28,423
an average of $48 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
504
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 1st

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

371
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,936an average of $8 per time performed $660
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
328
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 14th

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

300
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$31,980an average of $98 per time performed $7,160
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 73565
Performed in an office
247
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 19th

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

238
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,031an average of $73 per time performed $6,454
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip 2 or more views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
225
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 15th

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

195
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$20,079an average of $89 per time performed $5,828
an average of $26 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
220
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 7th

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

220
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$55,231an average of $251 per time performed $15,176
an average of $69 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
147
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 31st

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

75
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$125,739an average of $855 per time performed $17,583
an average of $120 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of diagnostic or therapeutic substances into up... +

Injection of diagnostic or therapeutic substances into upper or middle spine ×

Service Code: 62311
Performed in a facility
147
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

66
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$93,492an average of $636 per time performed $9,634
an average of $66 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
125
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 29th

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

115
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$20,000an average of $160 per time performed $4,443
an average of $36 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Hyaluronan or derivative, orthovisc, for intra-articular ... +

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

Service Code: J7324
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 33rd

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

49
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$113,740an average of $1,034 per time performed $14,705
an average of $134 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
96
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 38th

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

96
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,410an average of $171 per time performed $4,547
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
87
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 13th

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

83
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,603an average of $87 per time performed $1,793
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 17th

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

81
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,248an average of $98 per time performed $2,082
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Replacement of thigh bone and hip joint prosthesis

Service Code: 27130
Performed in a facility
63
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 40th

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

60
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$230,685an average of $3,662 per time performed $67,909
an average of $1,078 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
63
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 24th

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

61
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$260,100an average of $4,129 per time performed $72,559
an average of $1,152 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73610
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.84% of his services

18th 25th

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

38
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,345an average of $82 per time performed $1,282
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of wrist, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73110
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.78% of his services

19th 30th

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,949an average of $81 per time performed $1,342
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.71% of his services

20th 23rd

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

38
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,713an average of $83 per time performed $1,017
an average of $23 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Hyaluronan or derivative, hyalgan or supartz, for intra-a... +

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

Service Code: J7321
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.62% of his services

21st 22nd

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$19,372an average of $497 per time performed $2,684
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip minimum 2 views

Service Code: 73520
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.41% of his services

22nd 37th

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: 1.2)
$2,704an average of $104 per time performed $737
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.4% of his services

23rd 59th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,300an average of $212 per time performed $724
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of fingers, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73140
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.29% of his services

24th 58th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,311an average of $73 per time performed $455
an average of $25 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
16
times performed,
0.25% of his services

25th 6th

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: 1.3)
$4,864an average of $304 per time performed $1,005
an average of $63 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Removal of one knee cartilage using an endoscope

Service Code: 29881
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.25% of his services

26th 85th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$27,008an average of $1,688 per time performed $5,585
an average of $349 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.24% of his services

27th 65th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,668an average of $245 per time performed $1,012
an average of $67 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hand, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73130
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.24% of his services

28th 41st

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,185an average of $79 per time performed $341
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of tendon attachment to bone

Service Code: 20551
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.22% of his services

29th 74th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,310an average of $165 per time performed $511
an average of $37 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Treatment of broken foot bone

Service Code: 28470
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.22% of his services

30th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.94% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,344an average of $596 per time performed $1,987
an average of $142 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Shaving of shoulder bone using an endoscope

Service Code: 29826
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.21% of his services

31st 53rd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,231an average of $1,787 per time performed $1,684
an average of $130 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of shoulder rotator cuff using an endoscope

Service Code: 29827
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.21% of his services

32nd 72nd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$37,882an average of $2,914 per time performed $9,740
an average of $749 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of medium joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration or injection of medium joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20605
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.19% of his services

33rd 44th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,016an average of $168 per time performed $551
an average of $46 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Surgical treatment of broken thigh bone

Service Code: 27245
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.19% of his services

34th 86th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$43,416an average of $3,618 per time performed $10,923
an average of $910 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Release and relocation of median nerve of hand

Service Code: 64721
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.19% of his services

35th 76th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,600an average of $1,050 per time performed $3,534
an average of $295 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of spine, 3 views or less

Service Code: 72040
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.19% of his services

36th 36th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,116an average of $93 per time performed $313
an average of $26 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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