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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, $547 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 11 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
399
Rank: 19th
out of 59 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
8,390
Rank: 10th
out of 59 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
21 This Provider
Avg 11
Total Paid
by Medicare
$246K
Rank: 17th
out of 59 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$615 This Provider
Avg $547

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 47 different services in 2015
(24 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

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
3,488
times performed,
42% of his services

1st 5th

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

90
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$13,952.00an average of $4.00 per time performed $383.68
an average of $0.11 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine conce... +

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9967
Performed in an office
1,270
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 20th

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

134
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$6,350.00an average of $5.00 per time performed $152.40
an average of $0.12 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, midazolam hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2250
Performed in an office
1,227
times performed,
15% of his services

3rd 11th

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

135
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$4,908.00an average of $4.00 per time performed $110.43
an average of $0.09 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
371
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 2nd

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

193
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$76,426.00an average of $206.00 per time performed $28,348.11
an average of $76.41 per time performed
medical
ANESTHESIA

Anesthesia for nerve block and injection procedure, prone... +

Anesthesia for nerve block and injection procedure, prone position ×

Service Code: 01992
Performed in an office
322
times performed,
4% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

125
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$272,199.48an average of $845.34 per time performed $36,994.58
an average of $114.89 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower o... +

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower or sacral spine nerve root using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64483
Performed in an office
210
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 22nd

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

82
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$100,170.00an average of $477.00 per time performed $42,991.20
an average of $204.72 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
149
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 18th

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

149
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$47,477.36an average of $318.64 per time performed $18,042.41
an average of $121.09 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves ... +

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves with imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64636
Performed in an office
138
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 41st

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

40
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$50,646.00an average of $367.00 per time performed $18,529.26
an average of $134.27 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
132
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 3rd

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

45
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$18,348.00an average of $139.00 per time performed $7,343.16
an average of $55.63 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower o... +

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower or sacral spine nerve root using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64484
Performed in an office
130
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 32nd

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

53
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$25,610.00an average of $197.00 per time performed $8,960.90
an average of $68.93 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone so... +

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone sodium phosphate 3mg ×

Service Code: J0702
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 31st

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

41
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,010.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $464.60
an average of $4.60 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64493
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 44th

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

51
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$30,345.00an average of $357.00 per time performed $14,957.45
an average of $175.97 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64494
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
0.88% of his services

13th 45th

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

44
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$13,098.00an average of $177.00 per time performed $7,010.76
an average of $94.74 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves ... +

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64635
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
0.88% of his services

14th 59th

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

44
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$64,824.00an average of $876.00 per time performed $24,205.40
an average of $327.10 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64495
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
0.87% of his services

15th 58th

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

43
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$13,067.00an average of $179.00 per time performed $6,935.73
an average of $95.01 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument +

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument ×

Service Code: 82962
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.55% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,496.00an average of $76.00 per time performed $108.10
an average of $2.35 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.3% of his services

17th 51st

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

22
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$6,925.00an average of $277.00 per time performed $2,505.75
an average of $100.23 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of dr... +

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of drug classes, by clia waived test or moderate complexity test, per patient encounter ×

Service Code: G0434
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.3% of his services

18th 25th

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$750.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $484.75
an average of $19.39 per time performed
medical

Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsu... +

Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsule with recording and reporting using ultrasound guidance ×

Service Code: 20611
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.3% of his services

19th 74th

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$5,825.00an average of $233.00 per time performed $2,009.25
an average of $80.37 per time performed
medical
ANESTHESIA

Anesthesia for nerve block and injection procedure

Service Code: 01991
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.3% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,275.00an average of $611.00 per time performed $2,027.75
an average of $81.11 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretatio... +

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle ×

Service Code: 76942
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.24% of his services

21st 94th

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,000.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $951.40
an average of $47.57 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Fluoroscopic guidance for insertion of needle

Service Code: 77002
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.24% of his services

22nd 85th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,080.00an average of $154.00 per time performed $1,450.60
an average of $72.53 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection procedure into sacroiliac joint for anesthetic ... +

Injection procedure into sacroiliac joint for anesthetic or steroid ×

Service Code: 27096
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.17% of his services

23rd 67th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,732.00an average of $338.00 per time performed $1,915.62
an average of $136.83 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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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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