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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, $367 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 7 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
365
Rank: 87th
out of 137 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,154
Rank: 86th
out of 137 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.9 This Provider
Avg 6.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$158K
Rank: 70th
out of 137 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$433 This Provider
Avg $367

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
(45 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
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
446
times performed,
21% of his services

1st 2nd

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

250
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$86,970.00an average of $195.00 per time performed $20,747.92
an average of $46.52 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
409
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 12th

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

262
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$33,922.46an average of $82.94 per time performed $7,611.49
an average of $18.61 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder blade

Service Code: 73010
Performed in an office
296
times performed,
14% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

231
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$23,795.44an average of $80.39 per time performed $5,837.12
an average of $19.72 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
244
times performed,
11% of his services

4th 16th

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

138
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,832.00an average of $28.00 per time performed $1,163.88
an average of $4.77 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
229
times performed,
11% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

131
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$96,949.44an average of $423.36 per time performed $14,747.60
an average of $64.40 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
152
times performed,
7% of his services

6th 6th

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

152
patients got this service, 42% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$43,800.32an average of $288.16 per time performed $10,380.08
an average of $68.29 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
65
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 14th

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

58
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$18,850.00an average of $290.00 per time performed $4,115.80
an average of $63.32 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Transplantation of biceps tendon

Service Code: 23440
Performed in a facility
36
times performed,
2% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

35
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$74,088.00an average of $2,058.00 per time performed $10,569.96
an average of $293.61 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Extensive removal of shoulder joint tissue using an endos... +

Extensive removal of shoulder joint tissue using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 29823
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 89th

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

28
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$47,740.00an average of $1,705.00 per time performed $3,697.96
an average of $132.07 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Shaving of shoulder bone using an endoscope

Service Code: 29826
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 50th

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

27
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$49,059.00an average of $1,817.00 per time performed $3,389.58
an average of $125.54 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Prosthetic repair of shoulder joint

Service Code: 23472
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 80th

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

25
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$102,550.00an average of $4,102.00 per time performed $25,914.25
an average of $1,036.57 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of shoulder rotator cuff using an endoscope

Service Code: 29827
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.97% of his services

12th 62nd

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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$61,950.00an average of $2,950.00 per time performed $15,501.36
an average of $738.16 per time performed
medical
MEDICAL AND SURGICAL SUPPLIES

Slings

Service Code: A4565
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.84% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,890.00an average of $105.00 per time performed $93.60
an average of $5.20 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of elbow, 2 views

Service Code: 73070
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.74% of his services

14th 71st

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,200.00an average of $75.00 per time performed $241.76
an average of $15.11 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
14
times performed,
0.65% of his services

15th 8th

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,638.00an average of $117.00 per time performed $371.42
an average of $26.53 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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