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, $389 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 14 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
784
Rank: 100th
out of 375 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,331
Rank: 109th
out of 375 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.5 This Provider
Avg 14.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$187K
Rank: 117th
out of 375 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$239 This Provider
Avg $389

Note: About 10% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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 88 different services in 2015
(63 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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
631
times performed,
15% of his services

1st 3rd

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

494
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$73,025.63an average of $115.73 per time performed $43,166.71
an average of $68.41 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
622
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 36th

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

473
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,220.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $2,599.96
an average of $4.18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
508
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 56th

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

421
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$20,320.00an average of $40.00 per time performed $12,263.12
an average of $24.14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
409
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 58th

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

352
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,090.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $1,214.73
an average of $2.97 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Ultrasound measurement of bladder capacity after voiding +

Ultrasound measurement of bladder capacity after voiding ×

Service Code: 51798
Performed in an office
349
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 67th

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

295
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$34,900.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $4,201.96
an average of $12.04 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
217
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 4th

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

198
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$16,904.30an average of $77.90 per time performed $10,678.57
an average of $49.21 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
190
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 44th

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

135
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$33,250.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $17,766.90
an average of $93.51 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of abdomen, single view

Service Code: 74000
Performed in an office
159
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 140th

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

114
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$9,063.00an average of $57.00 per time performed $2,415.21
an average of $15.19 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
124
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 24th

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

57
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$3,341.80an average of $26.95 per time performed $2,157.60
an average of $17.40 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 75th

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

112
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,968.16an average of $222.93 per time performed $16,022.72
an average of $143.06 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Leuprolide acetate (for depot suspension), 7.5 mg

Service Code: J9217
Performed in an office
103
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 74th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$48,410.00an average of $470.00 per time performed $18,877.84
an average of $183.28 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 71st

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,358.00an average of $14.00 per time performed $54.32
an average of $0.56 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
94
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 22nd

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

86
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$564.00an average of $6.00 per time performed $276.36
an average of $2.94 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, garamycin, gentamicin, up to 80 mg

Service Code: J1580
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 198th

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

39
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,092.00an average of $12.00 per time performed $98.28
an average of $1.08 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound behind abdominal cavity

Service Code: 76770
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 358th

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

80
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,000.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $6,530.55
an average of $76.83 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
54
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 13th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$4,266.00an average of $79.00 per time performed $2,943.54
an average of $54.51 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.67% of his services

17th 59th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,350.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $2,989.90
an average of $103.10 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration bene... +

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96402
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.55% of his services

18th 193rd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,164.00an average of $48.50 per time performed $533.52
an average of $22.23 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Testosterone (hormone) level

Service Code: 84403
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.53% of his services

19th 182nd

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,012.00an average of $44.00 per time performed $757.39
an average of $32.93 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Dilation of bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope

Service Code: 52281
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.46% of his services

20th 534th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,320.00an average of $666.00 per time performed $3,775.80
an average of $188.79 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.46% of his services

21st 60th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$200.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $84.40
an average of $4.22 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of temporary bladder catheter

Service Code: 51701
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.46% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,000.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $751.40
an average of $37.57 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of the bladder and bladder canal (... +

Diagnostic examination of the bladder and bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52000
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.32% of his services

23rd 111th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,780.00an average of $270.00 per time performed $1,995.56
an average of $142.54 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of stent in urinary duct (ureter) using an endo... +

Insertion of stent in urinary duct (ureter) using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52332
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.28% of his services

24th 376th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,300.00an average of $525.00 per time performed $1,204.32
an average of $100.36 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of rectum

Service Code: 76872
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.28% of his services

25th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,720.00an average of $310.00 per time performed $290.88
an average of $24.24 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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Nicholas Tilford Braswell
Average for Specialist Providers in Alabama

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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