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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, $582 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 15 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
515
Rank: 44th
out of 135 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
17,401
Rank: 17th
out of 135 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
33.8 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 15.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$552K
Rank: 17th
out of 135 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,071 This Provider
Avg $582

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 her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 93 different services in 2015
(45 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

Opiate(s), drug and metabolites, each procedure

Service Code: G6056
Performed in an office
4,532
times performed,
26% of her services

1st 1st

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

328
patients got this service, 64% of her patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$468,155.60an average of $103.30 per time performed $117,514.76
an average of $25.93 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Chemical analysis using chromatography technique

Service Code: 82542
Performed in an office
2,202
times performed,
13% of her services

2nd 7th

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

327
patients got this service, 63% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$369,297.42an average of $167.71 per time performed $53,002.14
an average of $24.07 per time performed
medical

Dihydrocodeinone

Service Code: G6045
Performed in an office
1,129
times performed,
6% of her services

3rd 14th

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

328
patients got this service, 64% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$124,190.00an average of $110.00 per time performed $31,070.08
an average of $27.52 per time performed
medical

Meprobamate

Service Code: G6052
Performed in an office
1,123
times performed,
6% of her services

4th 8th

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

328
patients got this service, 64% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$168,450.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $26,368.04
an average of $23.48 per time performed
medical

Dihydromorphinone

Service Code: G6046
Performed in an office
1,118
times performed,
6% of her services

5th 17th

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

328
patients got this service, 64% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$122,980.00an average of $110.00 per time performed $38,291.50
an average of $34.25 per time performed
medical

Alkaloids, urine, quantitative

Service Code: G6041
Performed in an office
1,109
times performed,
6% of her services

6th 22nd

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

327
patients got this service, 63% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$136,407.00an average of $123.00 per time performed $44,348.91
an average of $39.99 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Drug screen, qualitative; multiple drug classes by high c... +

Drug screen, qualitative; multiple drug classes by high complexity test method (e.g., immunoassay, enzyme assay), per patient encounter ×

Service Code: G0431
Performed in an office
1,103
times performed,
6% of her services

7th 10th

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

323
patients got this service, 63% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$407,007.00an average of $369.00 per time performed $81,699.21
an average of $74.07 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
980
times performed,
6% of her services

8th 6th

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

50
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$12,700.80an average of $12.96 per time performed $98.00
an average of $0.10 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
393
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 2nd

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

220
patients got this service, 43% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$66,621.36an average of $169.52 per time performed $18,726.45
an average of $47.65 per time performed
medical

Benzodiazepines

Service Code: G6031
Performed in an office
388
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 11th

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

125
patients got this service, 24% of her patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$186,240.00an average of $480.00 per time performed $9,571.96
an average of $24.67 per time performed
medical

Flurazepam

Service Code: G6051
Performed in an office
358
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 55th

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

121
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$28,933.56an average of $80.82 per time performed $9,451.20
an average of $26.40 per time performed
medical

Gabapentin level

Service Code: 80171
Performed in an office
307
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 48th

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

120
patients got this service, 23% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$22,718.00an average of $74.00 per time performed $5,427.76
an average of $17.68 per time performed
drug

Injection, propofol, 10 mg

Service Code: J2704
Performed in an office
243
times performed,
1% of her services

13th 21st

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,151.82an average of $4.74 per time performed $21.87
an average of $0.09 per time performed
medical

Psychotherapy, 45 minutes with patient and/or family member +

Psychotherapy, 45 minutes with patient and/or family member ×

Service Code: 90834
Performed in an office
198
times performed,
1% of her services

14th 87th

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

48
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$40,392.00an average of $204.00 per time performed $11,838.42
an average of $59.79 per time performed
medical

Nortriptyline

Service Code: G6037
Performed in an office
195
times performed,
1% of her services

15th 42nd

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

87
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$11,700.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $3,523.65
an average of $18.07 per time performed
medical

Amitriptyline

Service Code: G6030
Performed in an office
191
times performed,
1% of her services

16th 40th

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

86
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$15,280.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $4,559.17
an average of $23.87 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
114
times performed,
0.66% of her services

17th 36th

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

114
patients got this service, 22% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$30,509.82an average of $267.63 per time performed $8,315.16
an average of $72.94 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection procedure into sacroiliac joint for anesthetic ... +

Injection procedure into sacroiliac joint for anesthetic or steroid ×

Service Code: 27096
Performed in a facility
93
times performed,
0.53% of her services

18th 77th

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

53
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$94,646.10an average of $1,017.70 per time performed $7,657.62
an average of $82.34 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
89
times performed,
0.51% of her services

19th 3rd

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

59
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$20,456.65an average of $229.85 per time performed $5,055.20
an average of $56.80 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, midazolam hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2250
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.43% of her services

20th 9th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$750.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $6.75
an average of $0.09 per time performed
medical

Drug confirmation, each procedure

Service Code: G6058
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.4% of her services

21st 19th

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

66
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$10,214.07an average of $148.03 per time performed $1,219.23
an average of $17.67 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower o... +

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower or sacral spine nerve root using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64483
Performed in a facility
67
times performed,
0.39% of her services

22nd 27th

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

40
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$42,031.78an average of $627.34 per time performed $6,528.48
an average of $97.44 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64493
Performed in a facility
64
times performed,
0.37% of her services

23rd 47th

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

31
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$76,000.00an average of $1,187.50 per time performed $6,344.96
an average of $99.14 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
60
times performed,
0.34% of her services

24th 50th

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

51
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,616.00an average of $93.60 per time performed $1,898.40
an average of $31.64 per time performed
medical

Amphetamine or methamphetamine

Service Code: G6042
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.33% of her services

25th 15th

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

29
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$4,756.00an average of $82.00 per time performed $1,202.34
an average of $20.73 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64494
Performed in a facility
56
times performed,
0.32% of her services

26th 52nd

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

29
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$29,561.84an average of $527.89 per time performed $3,316.88
an average of $59.23 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of upper or middle spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of upper or middle spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64490
Performed in a facility
54
times performed,
0.31% of her services

27th 88th

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

32
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$62,517.96an average of $1,157.74 per time performed $5,710.50
an average of $105.75 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.26% of her services

28th 89th

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

30
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,463.95an average of $210.31 per time performed $1,509.75
an average of $33.55 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves ... +

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64635
Performed in a facility
45
times performed,
0.26% of her services

29th 66th

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

28
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$50,395.05an average of $1,119.89 per time performed $8,190.45
an average of $182.01 per time performed
medical

Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsu... +

Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsule with recording and reporting using ultrasound guidance ×

Service Code: 20611
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.26% of her services

30th 73rd

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$16,892.10an average of $375.38 per time performed $3,550.95
an average of $78.91 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of upper or middle spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of upper or middle spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64491
Performed in a facility
42
times performed,
0.24% of her services

31st 91st

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

26
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$21,081.90an average of $501.95 per time performed $2,544.78
an average of $60.59 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves ... +

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves with imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64636
Performed in a facility
40
times performed,
0.23% of her services

32nd 44th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$29,948.00an average of $748.70 per time performed $1,973.60
an average of $49.34 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of peripheral nerve or branch

Service Code: 64640
Performed in a facility
40
times performed,
0.23% of her services

33rd 112th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$21,695.20an average of $542.38 per time performed $1,767.60
an average of $44.19 per time performed
medical

Methadone

Service Code: G6053
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.21% of her services

34th 18th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$5,180.00an average of $140.00 per time performed $805.86
an average of $21.78 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.21% of her services

35th 26th

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

34
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$717.12an average of $19.92 per time performed $230.40
an average of $6.40 per time performed
medical

Barbiturates, not elsewhere specified

Service Code: G6043
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.21% of her services

36th 28th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$3,600.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $549.72
an average of $15.27 per time performed
medical

Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsu... +

Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsule with recording and reporting using ultrasound guidance ×

Service Code: 20611
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.17% of her services

37th 137th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$11,412.00an average of $380.40 per time performed $1,289.70
an average of $42.99 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.16% of her services

38th 129th

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

28
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$294.00an average of $10.50 per time performed $82.32
an average of $2.94 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of upper or middle spinal facet joint nerves ... +

Destruction of upper or middle spinal facet joint nerves with imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64634
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.14% of her services

39th 101st

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$11,961.00an average of $478.44 per time performed $1,367.00
an average of $54.68 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.13% of her services

40th 138th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,372.06an average of $198.73 per time performed $346.94
an average of $15.77 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.12% of her services

41st 31st

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,620.06an average of $362.86 per time performed $1,916.46
an average of $91.26 per time performed
medical

Psychotherapy, 30 minutes with patient and/or family member +

Psychotherapy, 30 minutes with patient and/or family member ×

Service Code: 90832
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.12% of her services

42nd 158th

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,339.00an average of $159.00 per time performed $891.45
an average of $42.45 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 3 or more muscles

Service Code: 20553
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.11% of her services

43rd 136th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$5,754.00an average of $287.70 per time performed $343.40
an average of $17.17 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64495
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.11% of her services

44th 69th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,768.00an average of $588.40 per time performed $1,271.00
an average of $63.55 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of upper or middle spinal facet joint nerves ... +

Destruction of upper or middle spinal facet joint nerves using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64633
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.1% of her services

45th 123rd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$17,945.03an average of $1,055.59 per time performed $3,104.20
an average of $182.60 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of substances into lower or sacral spine

Service Code: 62311
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.1% of her services

46th 37th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$10,901.08an average of $641.24 per time performed $1,078.99
an average of $63.47 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower o... +

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower or sacral spine nerve root using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64484
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.08% of her services

47th 33rd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$6,749.96an average of $482.14 per time performed $623.70
an average of $44.55 per time performed
medical

Psychiatric diagnostic evaluation

Service Code: 90791
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.06% of her services

48th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,202.00an average of $382.00 per time performed $1,116.50
an average of $101.50 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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Christine M Anderson
Average for Interventional Pain Medicine Providers in Texas

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.

Incorrect Info? If you are a provider and you believe your address is incorrect, check the listing you created on the National Provider Identifier registry. If you change your listing, send a note to [email protected] and we will update your information. If you have other questions about this data, send a note to [email protected]. Here's a link to Medicare's data on this provider.

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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