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, $165 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
211
Rank: 64th
out of 1,558 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
990
Rank: 95th
out of 1,558 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.7 This Provider
Avg 4.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$24.4K
Rank: 152nd
out of 1,558 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$116 This Provider
Avg $165

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 60 different services in 2015
(51 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 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
14% of his services

1st 9th

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

65
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,165.00an average of $45.00 per time performed $3,546.93
an average of $25.89 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, imm... +

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, immunoassay, 1-3 simultaneous ×

Service Code: G0328
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 7th

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

126
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,410.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $2,673.72
an average of $21.22 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical... +

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical breast examination ×

Service Code: G0101
Performed in an office
98
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

98
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,880.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $3,475.08
an average of $35.46 per time performed
medical
TEMPORARY CODES

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and co... +

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and conveyance of cervical or vaginal smear to laboratory ×

Service Code: Q0091
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 3rd

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

56
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,352.00an average of $42.00 per time performed $2,304.96
an average of $41.16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Smear for infectious agents

Service Code: 87210
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 31st

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

27
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$740.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $210.53
an average of $5.69 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 21st

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

18
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$486.00an average of $18.00 per time performed $113.94
an average of $4.22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 44th

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

17
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$825.00an average of $33.00 per time performed $269.25
an average of $10.77 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound pelvis through vagina

Service Code: 76830
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 17th

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

22
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,040.00an average of $210.00 per time performed $1,848.24
an average of $77.01 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
15
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 1st

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

13
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,050.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $756.60
an average of $50.44 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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