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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $175 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 16 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
69
Rank: 233rd
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,623
Rank: 167th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
23.5 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 15.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$16.8K
Rank: 176th
out of 536 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$243 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $175

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.

Who Patients See Before and After This Provider

Providers often refer their patients to a small network of other providers and organizations. Here’s who patients saw the most patients within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Organizations

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

Patients saw before

DAVID VEGA MT

Patients saw after

Organizations

CENTRO MEDICO DEL TURAB...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 77 different services in 2014
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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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically nec... +

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically necessary laboratory specimen collection drawn from home bound or nursing home bound patient; prorated trip charge. ×

Service Code: P9604
Performed in an office
322
times performed,
20% of his services

1st 9th

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

58
patients got this service, 84% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$3,059an average of $10 per time performed $2,998
an average of $9 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
191
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 1st

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

67
patients got this service, 97% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$573an average of $3 per time performed $562
an average of $3 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
168
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

61
patients got this service, 88% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$1,782an average of $11 per time performed $1,747
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 3rd

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

56
patients got this service, 81% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,585an average of $14 per time performed $1,290
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 4th

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

49
patients got this service, 71% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,663an average of $18 per time performed $1,305
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 6th

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

50
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$367an average of $4 per time performed $360
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 5th

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

44
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,513an average of $23 per time performed $1,483
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 7th

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

37
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$768an average of $13 per time performed $753
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic examination for white blood cells with manual... +

Microscopic examination for white blood cells with manual cell count ×

Service Code: 85007
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 37th

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

33
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$253an average of $5 per time performed $248
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Platelet count, automated test

Service Code: 85049
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
3% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

32
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$330an average of $6 per time performed $323
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87186
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 32nd

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

17
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$401an average of $12 per time performed $393
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 18th

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

23
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$608an average of $22 per time performed $596
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 23rd

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

17
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$297an average of $11 per time performed $291
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 10th

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

20
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,050an average of $40 per time performed $1,029
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 11th

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

16
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$287an average of $11 per time performed $282
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 14th

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

13
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$129an average of $5 per time performed $126
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 16th

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

18
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$650an average of $28 per time performed $178
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 15th

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

17
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$197an average of $9 per time performed $193
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 21st

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

11
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$172an average of $8 per time performed $169
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 19th

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

17
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$177an average of $9 per time performed $173
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.99% of his services

21st 22nd

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

11
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$329an average of $21 per time performed $322
an average of $20 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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