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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, $263 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
320
Rank: 10th
out of 18 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,400
Rank: 9th
out of 18 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.4 This Provider
Avg 3.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$105K
Rank: 6th
out of 18 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$327 This Provider
Avg $263

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 103 different services in 2015
(92 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
262
times performed,
19% of his services

1st 1st

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

166
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$38,645.00an average of $147.50 per time performed $12,662.46
an average of $48.33 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope ×

Service Code: 31575
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
7% of his services

2nd 5th

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

69
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$30,249.50an average of $299.50 per time performed $7,692.16
an average of $76.16 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
85
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

85
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,877.50an average of $151.50 per time performed $4,097.85
an average of $48.21 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
51
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 2nd

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

51
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,169.00an average of $219.00 per time performed $3,740.85
an average of $73.35 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture

Service Code: 87070
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
3% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

30
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$963.50an average of $23.50 per time performed $444.44
an average of $10.84 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of nasal passages using an endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of nasal passages using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31231
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 14th

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

29
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$19,114.00an average of $503.00 per time performed $5,403.98
an average of $142.21 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
38
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 6th

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

29
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,325.00an average of $87.50 per time performed $1,014.22
an average of $26.69 per time performed
medical
ENDOCRINE SYSTEM

Removal or exploration of parathyroid glands

Service Code: 60500
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
2% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

26
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$71,491.42an average of $2,749.67 per time performed $18,338.58
an average of $705.33 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of face

Service Code: 70486
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

24
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$16,042.00an average of $617.00 per time performed $1,627.08
an average of $62.58 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 8th

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

17
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,406.08an average of $141.92 per time performed $667.44
an average of $27.81 per time performed
medical
ENDOCRINE SYSTEM

Removal of thyroid

Service Code: 60240
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.79% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$29,919.01an average of $2,719.91 per time performed $6,403.87
an average of $582.17 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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Todd Rustad
Average for Otolaryngology Providers in Idaho

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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