Treatment Tracker

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, $391 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
287
Rank: 460th
out of 737 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,752
Rank: 316th
out of 737 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.1 This Provider
Avg 5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$232K
Rank: 187th
out of 737 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$807 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $391

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 26 different services in 2015
(16 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
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
764
times performed,
44% of his services

1st 4th

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

133
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
5.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$668,500.00an average of $875.00 per time performed $144,250.84
an average of $188.81 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in a facility
512
times performed,
29% of his services

2nd 58th

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

168
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$233,472.00an average of $456.00 per time performed $45,455.36
an average of $88.78 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient ×

Service Code: 99292
Performed in a facility
297
times performed,
17% of his services

3rd 32nd

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

56
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$114,345.00an average of $385.00 per time performed $28,114.02
an average of $94.66 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Pulmonary exercise testing

Service Code: 94620
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 74th

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

25
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,800.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $672.84
an average of $24.03 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Pulmonary exercise testing

Service Code: 94621
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
1% of his services

5th 230th

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

17
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,945.00an average of $215.00 per time performed $1,321.12
an average of $57.44 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound guidance for accessing into blood vessel

Service Code: 76937
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 113th

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

22
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,100.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $275.88
an average of $12.54 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.8% of his services

7th 115th

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)
$9,086.00an average of $649.00 per time performed $1,893.92
an average of $135.28 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Irrigation and suction of lung airways to obtain cells us... +

Irrigation and suction of lung airways to obtain cells using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31624
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.8% of his services

8th 55th

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$15,904.00an average of $1,136.00 per time performed $1,291.08
an average of $92.22 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter for diagnostic evaluation of right ... +

Insertion of catheter for diagnostic evaluation of right heart structures ×

Service Code: 93451
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.74% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,500.00an average of $500.00 per time performed $1,612.26
an average of $124.02 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 a facility
13
times performed,
0.74% of his services

10th 15th

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: 1.7)
$4,407.00an average of $339.00 per time performed $732.29
an average of $56.33 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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Rajan Saggar
Average for Pulmonary Disease 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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