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, $435 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,298
Rank: 187th
out of 1,790 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,328
Rank: 357th
out of 1,790 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.3 This Provider
Avg 4.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$333K
Rank: 480th
out of 1,790 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$257 This Provider
Avg $435

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 59 different services in 2015
(43 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
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
1,003
times performed,
23% of his services

1st 5th

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

513
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$178,534.00an average of $178.00 per time performed $60,069.67
an average of $59.89 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92014
Performed in an office
779
times performed,
18% of his services

2nd 1st

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

775
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$180,728.00an average of $232.00 per time performed $77,829.89
an average of $99.91 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
179
times performed,
4% of his services

3rd 12th

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

154
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$41,528.00an average of $232.00 per time performed $16,045.56
an average of $89.64 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92083
Performed in an office
176
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 4th

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

164
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$27,632.00an average of $157.00 per time performed $10,128.80
an average of $57.55 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of the retina

Service Code: 92250
Performed in an office
143
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 7th

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

134
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$19,290.70an average of $134.90 per time performed $11,161.15
an average of $78.05 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of optic nerve of eye

Service Code: 92133
Performed in an office
98
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 6th

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

95
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,706.86an average of $150.07 per time performed $3,714.20
an average of $37.90 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92004
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 14th

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

96
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,000.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $11,502.72
an average of $119.82 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of eye for determination of lens power

Service Code: 76519
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 29th

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

75
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$22,470.08an average of $244.24 per time performed $7,500.76
an average of $81.53 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66984
Performed in a facility
87
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 13th

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

75
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$272,832.00an average of $3,136.00 per time performed $51,147.30
an average of $587.90 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
78
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 39th

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

78
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,040.00an average of $180.00 per time performed $6,762.60
an average of $86.70 per time performed
medical
EYE

Dilation of tear-drainage opening

Service Code: 68801
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.55% of his services

11th 61st

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,069.92an average of $294.58 per time performed $2,676.72
an average of $111.53 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser +

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser ×

Service Code: 66821
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.49% of his services

12th 33rd

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$19,845.00an average of $945.00 per time performed $6,555.15
an average of $312.15 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of content of eyes

Service Code: 92285
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.46% of his services

13th 30th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,400.00an average of $120.00 per time performed $411.00
an average of $20.55 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Preparation of graft site of face, scalp, eyelids, mouth,... +

Preparation of graft site of face, scalp, eyelids, mouth, neck, ears, eye region, genitals, hands, feet, and/or multiple fingers or toes (first 100 sq cm or 1% body area of infants and children) ×

Service Code: 15004
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.3% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.92% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,342.72an average of $949.44 per time performed $4,853.16
an average of $373.32 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Relocation of patient skin to nose, ears, eyelids, and/or... +

Relocation of patient skin to nose, ears, eyelids, and/or lips (20 sq centimeters or less) ×

Service Code: 15260
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.3% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.92% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$30,610.97an average of $2,354.69 per time performed $12,065.56
an average of $928.12 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66982
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.25% of his services

16th 45th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$34,496.00an average of $3,136.00 per time performed $8,004.81
an average of $727.71 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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John Sullivan
Average for Ophthalmology 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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