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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, $213 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,560
Rank: 10th
out of 133 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
11,161
Rank: 8th
out of 133 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.2 This Provider
Avg 5.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$383K
Rank: 11th
out of 133 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$246 This Provider
Avg $213

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 113 different services in 2015
(75 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
2,401
times performed,
22% of his services

1st 1st

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

406
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$28,812.00an average of $12.00 per time performed $9,315.88
an average of $3.88 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
1,730
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 9th

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

341
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,190.00an average of $3.00 per time performed $2,266.30
an average of $1.31 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
1,403
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

950
patients got this service, 61% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$126,270.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $64,818.60
an average of $46.20 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
964
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 8th

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

700
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$231,360.00an average of $240.00 per time performed $98,530.44
an average of $102.21 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Application of allergenic extract skin patch with reactio... +

Application of allergenic extract skin patch with reaction analysis ×

Service Code: 95044
Performed in an office
910
times performed,
8% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.83% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,190.00an average of $9.00 per time performed $3,567.20
an average of $3.92 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
849
times performed,
8% of his services

6th 4th

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

601
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$50,940.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $22,846.59
an average of $26.91 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
605
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 3rd

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

509
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$69,575.00an average of $115.00 per time performed $22,899.25
an average of $37.85 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
303
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 17th

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

177
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$10,605.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $5,202.51
an average of $17.17 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
163
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 5th

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

153
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$20,375.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $10,515.13
an average of $64.51 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of more than 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11901
Performed in an office
158
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 44th

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

89
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$15,800.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $7,116.32
an average of $45.04 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
142
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 19th

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

114
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$11,360.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $4,382.12
an average of $30.86 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
0.97% of his services

12th 10th

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

108
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,720.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $4,665.60
an average of $43.20 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
0.91% of his services

13th 6th

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

100
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$15,300.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $6,708.54
an average of $65.77 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
98
times performed,
0.88% of his services

14th 12th

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

66
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,760.00an average of $120.00 per time performed $6,982.50
an average of $71.25 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
0.65% of his services

15th 31st

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

70
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,800.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $5,240.88
an average of $72.79 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17282
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.62% of his services

16th 28th

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

55
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,630.00an average of $270.00 per time performed $9,036.93
an average of $130.97 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 1... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99201
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.58% of his services

17th 21st

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

65
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,900.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $1,535.95
an average of $23.63 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.58% of his services

18th 30th

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

46
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,950.00an average of $230.00 per time performed $6,297.85
an average of $96.89 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17281
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.47% of his services

19th 33rd

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

42
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,250.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $5,489.74
an average of $103.58 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue fungi or parasites

Service Code: 87220
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.47% of his services

20th 46th

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

46
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$780.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $291.20
an average of $5.60 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17111
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.43% of his services

21st 26th

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

44
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,400.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $4,325.76
an average of $90.12 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.43% of his services

22nd 11th

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,880.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $1,184.64
an average of $24.68 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, ... +

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, and/or mouth ×

Service Code: 12051
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.3% of his services

23rd 44th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,750.00an average of $375.00 per time performed $3,398.30
an average of $99.95 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less) of the scalp, u... +

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less) of the scalp, underarms, trunk, arms, and/or legs ×

Service Code: 12031
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.3% of his services

24th 58th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,560.00an average of $320.00 per time performed $4,533.54
an average of $137.38 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, or lips ×

Service Code: 11643
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.28% of his services

25th 87th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,175.00an average of $425.00 per time performed $6,168.07
an average of $198.97 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17272
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.28% of his services

26th 50th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,750.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $2,985.30
an average of $96.30 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, or lips ×

Service Code: 11642
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.24% of his services

27th 29th

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,530.00an average of $390.00 per time performed $4,930.20
an average of $182.60 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the trunk, ... +

Removal of growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11401
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.24% of his services

28th 80th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,590.00an average of $170.00 per time performed $1,972.08
an average of $73.04 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, ... +

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11402
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.23% of his services

29th 61st

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,760.00an average of $260.00 per time performed $1,852.24
an average of $71.24 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11301
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.22% of his services

30th 41st

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,250.00an average of $130.00 per time performed $1,548.50
an average of $61.94 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, un... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, underarms, trunk, arms, and/or legs ×

Service Code: 12032
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.21% of his services

31st 20th

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,660.00an average of $420.00 per time performed $4,084.34
an average of $177.58 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trun... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11302
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.18% of his services

32nd 52nd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,000.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $1,543.80
an average of $77.19 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
19
times performed,
0.17% of his services

33rd 13th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,375.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $1,303.02
an average of $68.58 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of multiple abscess

Service Code: 10061
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.17% of his services

34th 54th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,940.00an average of $260.00 per time performed $2,596.35
an average of $136.65 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of cysts

Service Code: 20612
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.16% of his services

35th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,620.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $571.68
an average of $31.76 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the face, e... +

Removal of growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11441
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.15% of his services

36th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,740.00an average of $220.00 per time performed $1,748.96
an average of $102.88 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of the trunk, ... +

Removal of growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11403
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.12% of his services

37th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.83% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,250.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $973.18
an average of $74.86 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17283
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.12% of his services

38th 72nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.83% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,822.00an average of $294.00 per time performed $2,209.74
an average of $169.98 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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Average for Dermatology Providers in Louisiana

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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