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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, $405 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 7 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
528
Rank: 156th
out of 971 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,995
Rank: 255th
out of 971 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.7 This Provider
Avg 6.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$222K
Rank: 174th
out of 971 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$420 This Provider
Avg $405

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 83 different services in 2015
(65 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
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
591
times performed,
20% of his services

1st 24th

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

272
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$46,098.00an average of $78.00 per time performed $12,003.21
an average of $20.31 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
547
times performed,
18% of his services

2nd 5th

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

307
patients got this service, 58% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$93,066.58an average of $170.14 per time performed $40,204.50
an average of $73.50 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73610
Performed in an office
393
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 28th

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

214
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$34,977.00an average of $89.00 per time performed $8,708.88
an average of $22.16 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
263
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 79th

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

165
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$20,514.00an average of $78.00 per time performed $5,086.42
an average of $19.34 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
201
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 6th

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

201
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$39,195.00an average of $195.00 per time performed $15,062.94
an average of $74.94 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
168
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 2nd

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

146
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$18,384.24an average of $109.43 per time performed $8,730.96
an average of $51.97 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Incision of joint capsule of foot and toe

Service Code: 28270
Performed in a facility
128
times performed,
4% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

43
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$138,969.60an average of $1,085.70 per time performed $16,920.32
an average of $132.19 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Incision to lengthen toe tendon, open procedure

Service Code: 28232
Performed in a facility
128
times performed,
4% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

41
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$108,800.00an average of $850.00 per time performed $12,442.88
an average of $97.21 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in a facility
115
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 126th

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

40
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$120,060.00an average of $1,044.00 per time performed $18,815.15
an average of $163.61 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 7th

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

30
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,325.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $139.92
an average of $2.64 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20600
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 70th

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

28
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,313.86an average of $192.47 per time performed $1,487.70
an average of $39.15 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Transplant of deep tendon with muscle rerouting at lower ... +

Transplant of deep tendon with muscle rerouting at lower leg or ankle ×

Service Code: 27691
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
1% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

30
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$56,800.00an average of $1,775.00 per time performed $17,632.32
an average of $551.01 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Application of short leg cast (below knee to toes)

Service Code: 29405
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.77% of his services

13th 119th

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$5,888.00an average of $256.00 per time performed $1,490.17
an average of $64.79 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Removal of deep bone implant

Service Code: 20680
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.77% of his services

14th 156th

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$27,646.00an average of $1,202.00 per time performed $5,610.39
an average of $243.93 per time performed
medical
TEMPORARY CODES

Cast supplies, short leg cast, adult (11 years +), fiberg... +

Cast supplies, short leg cast, adult (11 years +), fiberglass ×

Service Code: Q4038
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.73% of his services

15th 95th

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,870.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $705.10
an average of $32.05 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of bunion

Service Code: 28298
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.63% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$30,704.00an average of $1,616.00 per time performed $4,148.08
an average of $218.32 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Incision to straighten toe bone

Service Code: 28308
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.57% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$19,332.06an average of $1,137.18 per time performed $2,856.17
an average of $168.01 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, 2 views

Service Code: 73600
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.47% of his services

18th 87th

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: 1.5)
$1,134.00an average of $81.00 per time performed $266.70
an average of $19.05 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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