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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, $370 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 7 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
977
Rank: 4th
out of 230 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,826
Rank: 4th
out of 230 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8 This Provider
Avg 6.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$376K
Rank: 5th
out of 230 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$385 This Provider
Avg $370

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 53 different services in 2015
(37 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
drug
DRUGS

Hyaluronan or derivative, synvisc or synvisc-one, for int... +

Hyaluronan or derivative, synvisc or synvisc-one, for intra-articular injection, 1 mg ×

Service Code: J7325
Performed in an office
2,791
times performed,
36% of his services

1st 1st

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$93,470.59an average of $33.49 per time performed $27,463.44
an average of $9.84 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
1,139
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 9th

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

358
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$25,058.00an average of $22.00 per time performed $3,075.30
an average of $2.70 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
687
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 13th

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

471
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$52,651.68an average of $76.64 per time performed $13,252.23
an average of $19.29 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
640
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 2nd

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

520
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$95,360.00an average of $149.00 per time performed $30,208.00
an average of $47.20 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
564
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 5th

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

386
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$109,816.44an average of $194.71 per time performed $26,818.20
an average of $47.55 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 4 or more views

Service Code: 73564
Performed in an office
448
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 20th

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

339
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$36,359.68an average of $81.16 per time performed $11,840.64
an average of $26.43 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
391
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 8th

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

280
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$41,446.00an average of $106.00 per time performed $11,397.65
an average of $29.15 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
305
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 14th

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

224
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$28,670.00an average of $94.00 per time performed $7,377.95
an average of $24.19 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
188
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 6th

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

181
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$43,616.00an average of $232.00 per time performed $13,178.80
an average of $70.10 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
150
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 18th

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

150
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$57,900.00an average of $386.00 per time performed $17,080.50
an average of $113.87 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
126
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 30th

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

120
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$534,870.00an average of $4,245.00 per time performed $129,995.46
an average of $1,031.71 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
98
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 10th

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

86
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,277.08an average of $84.46 per time performed $2,274.58
an average of $23.21 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both hips minimum 2 views

Service Code: 73520
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.83% of his services

13th 41st

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

62
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,215.00an average of $111.00 per time performed $1,767.35
an average of $27.19 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
61
times performed,
0.78% of his services

14th 11th

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

61
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,765.85an average of $274.85 per time performed $4,205.34
an average of $68.94 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Replacement of thigh bone and hip joint prosthesis

Service Code: 27130
Performed in a facility
38
times performed,
0.49% of his services

15th 54th

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$143,640.00an average of $3,780.00 per time performed $40,372.72
an average of $1,062.44 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Removal of one knee cartilage using an endoscope

Service Code: 29881
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
0.4% of his services

16th 103rd

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$52,390.00an average of $1,690.00 per time performed $12,274.76
an average of $395.96 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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

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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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