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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, $231 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
782
Rank: 2nd
out of 60 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,418
Rank: 2nd
out of 60 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.4 This Provider
Avg 4.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$199K
Rank: 1st
out of 60 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$254 This Provider
Avg $231

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 her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 83 different services in 2015
(59 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in an office
1,193
times performed,
35% of her services

1st 1st

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

476
patients got this service, 61% of her patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$53,685.00an average of $45.00 per time performed $36,851.77
an average of $30.89 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
434
times performed,
13% of her services

2nd 2nd

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

283
patients got this service, 36% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$60,326.00an average of $139.00 per time performed $22,364.02
an average of $51.53 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
350
times performed,
10% of her services

3rd 5th

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

165
patients got this service, 21% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$26,250.00an average of $75.00 per time performed $6,958.00
an average of $19.88 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
199
times performed,
6% of her services

4th 13th

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

40
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,791.00an average of $9.00 per time performed $19.90
an average of $0.10 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
162
times performed,
5% of her services

5th 4th

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

162
patients got this service, 21% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$31,104.00an average of $192.00 per time performed $11,581.38
an average of $71.49 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
109
times performed,
3% of her services

6th 11th

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

85
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,213.00an average of $57.00 per time performed $2,013.23
an average of $18.47 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of 2 to 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11056
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
2% of her services

7th 6th

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

56
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$8,330.00an average of $98.00 per time performed $3,621.85
an average of $42.61 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
2% of her services

8th 14th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$830.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $115.37
an average of $1.39 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of single thickened skin growth

Service Code: 11055
Performed in an office
79
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 9th

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

64
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,846.00an average of $74.00 per time performed $2,366.84
an average of $29.96 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in a facility
54
times performed,
2% of her services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$56,009.88an average of $1,037.22 per time performed $8,375.94
an average of $155.11 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
45
times performed,
1% of her services

11th 3rd

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

39
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,455.00an average of $99.00 per time performed $1,411.20
an average of $31.36 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin and tissue first 20 sq cm or less

Service Code: 11042
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
1% of her services

12th 7th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$6,594.00an average of $157.00 per time performed $3,724.56
an average of $88.68 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of small joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of small joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20600
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
1% of her services

13th 29th

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,284.09an average of $104.49 per time performed $1,270.18
an average of $30.98 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.94% of her services

14th 17th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,768.00an average of $399.00 per time performed $4,021.12
an average of $125.66 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of more than 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11057
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.88% of her services

15th 18th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$3,840.00an average of $128.00 per time performed $1,417.50
an average of $47.25 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Incision to straighten toe bone

Service Code: 28308
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.85% of her services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$31,572.88an average of $1,088.72 per time performed $4,844.74
an average of $167.06 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97597
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.85% of her services

17th 10th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$4,350.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $1,664.02
an average of $57.38 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.79% of her services

18th 23rd

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,667.95an average of $135.85 per time performed $1,257.66
an average of $46.58 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.76% of her services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$27,238.12an average of $1,047.62 per time performed $9,485.32
an average of $364.82 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Incision to lengthen toe tendon, open procedure

Service Code: 28232
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.76% of her services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$20,202.00an average of $777.00 per time performed $5,500.30
an average of $211.55 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11730
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.73% of her services

21st 28th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,975.00an average of $199.00 per time performed $1,550.25
an average of $62.01 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of bunion

Service Code: 28299
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.73% of her services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$43,608.00an average of $1,744.32 per time performed $13,018.00
an average of $520.72 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Removal of deep bone implant

Service Code: 20680
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.7% of her services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$28,113.12an average of $1,171.38 per time performed $9,535.92
an average of $397.33 per time performed
medical
TEMPORARY CODES

Cast supplies, short leg cast, adult (11 years +), fiberg... +

Cast supplies, short leg cast, adult (11 years +), fiberglass ×

Service Code: Q4038
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.35% of her services

24th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,320.00an average of $110.00 per time performed $320.52
an average of $26.71 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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Laura Schweger Savage
Average for Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery Providers in Oregon

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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