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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $349 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,228
Rank: 6th
out of 61 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,513
Rank: 8th
out of 61 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.5 This Provider
Avg 8.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$120K
Rank: 19th
out of 61 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$98 This Provider
Avg $349

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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Paul R. Siddoway
Average for Specialist Providers in Montana

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 65 different services in 2013
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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
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
1,351
times performed,
25% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

827
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$27,020an average of $20 per time performed $7,930
an average of $6 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
847
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 6th

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

227
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$15,246an average of $18 per time performed $2,507
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
455
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
13.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,195an average of $29 per time performed $2,421
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
340
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 28th

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

203
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$24,820an average of $73 per time performed $4,498
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
330
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 9th

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

197
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$12,210an average of $37 per time performed $3,478
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
251
times performed,
5% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

188
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$26,857an average of $107 per time performed $5,718
an average of $23 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
209
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 13th

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

157
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$35,530an average of $170 per time performed $15,982
an average of $76 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 an office
174
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 42nd

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

148
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$42,978an average of $247 per time performed $12,149
an average of $70 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
159
times performed,
3% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

147
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,038an average of $82 per time performed $2,158
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
154
times performed,
3% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

139
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$137,368an average of $892 per time performed $21,719
an average of $141 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
154
times performed,
3% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

84
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,856an average of $64 per time performed $2,020
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and... +

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and chambers ×

Service Code: 93320
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
2% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

106
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$34,927an average of $330 per time performed $3,299
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood fl... +

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood flow, rate, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93325
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
2% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

106
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$41,658an average of $393 per time performed $1,368
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination and continuous monitoring of the h... +

Ultrasound examination and continuous monitoring of the heart performed during rest, exercise, or drug-induced stress with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93351
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
2% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

106
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$90,153an average of $851 per time performed $19,066
an average of $180 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ldl cholesterol level

Service Code: 83721
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
1% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

64
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,648an average of $48 per time performed $978
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
1% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

50
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,587an average of $23 per time performed $293
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
1% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

55
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,083an average of $19 per time performed $174
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.89% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

49
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,165an average of $85 per time performed $1,196
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.87% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

46
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,248an average of $26 per time performed $271
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.85% of his services

20th 62nd

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)
$470an average of $10 per time performed $461
an average of $10 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.83% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

46
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$690an average of $15 per time performed $389
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.69% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,356an average of $62 per time performed $433
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.49% of his services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,889an average of $107 per time performed $672
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93224
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.42% of his services

24th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,693an average of $291 per time performed $1,391
an average of $60 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.38% of his services

25th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,575an average of $75 per time performed $244
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.36% of his services

26th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.9% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,620an average of $81 per time performed $345
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.36% of his services

27th 101st

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,880an average of $94 per time performed $287
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.33% of his services

28th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$990an average of $55 per time performed $231
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing of 48-hour ekg

Service Code: 93225
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.31% of his services

29th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$986an average of $58 per time performed $360
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.31% of his services

30th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,377an average of $81 per time performed $345
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) measurement using reagent strip

Service Code: 82948
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.29% of his services

31st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.9% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$128an average of $8 per time performed $68
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.27% of his services

32nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,988an average of $333 per time performed $2,497
an average of $166 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.2% of his services

33rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$770an average of $70 per time performed $86
an average of $8 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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