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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, $235 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,227
Rank: 4th
out of 27 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
9,547
Rank: 3rd
out of 27 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.8 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$376K
Rank: 5th
out of 27 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$306 This Provider
Avg $235

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 62 different services in 2015
(40 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
4,872
times performed,
51% of his services

1st 1st

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

569
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$31,083.36an average of $6.38 per time performed $21,193.20
an average of $4.35 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
1,534
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

1,038
patients got this service, 85% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$115,479.52an average of $75.28 per time performed $74,245.60
an average of $48.40 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
795
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

628
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$55,888.50an average of $70.30 per time performed $30,559.80
an average of $38.44 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
421
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 6th

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

351
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$45,569.04an average of $108.24 per time performed $30,884.56
an average of $73.36 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
407
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 13th

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

274
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$66,007.26an average of $162.18 per time performed $45,575.86
an average of $111.98 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
213
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 12th

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

190
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$25,061.58an average of $117.66 per time performed $17,350.98
an average of $81.46 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, or lips ×

Service Code: 11642
Performed in an office
153
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 26th

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

128
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$44,781.57an average of $292.69 per time performed $17,914.77
an average of $117.09 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
135
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 10th

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

84
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,675.05an average of $34.63 per time performed $3,497.85
an average of $25.91 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
1% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

82
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,623.04an average of $35.52 per time performed $2,672.40
an average of $26.20 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of forehead, che... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of forehead, cheeks, chin, mouth, neck, underarms, genitals, hands, and/or feet ×

Service Code: 13132
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 29th

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

84
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$50,400.23an average of $519.59 per time performed $36,490.43
an average of $376.19 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.88% of his services

11th 14th

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

84
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,492.36an average of $77.29 per time performed $3,889.20
an average of $46.30 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of eyelids, nose... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of eyelids, nose, ears, and/or lips ×

Service Code: 13152
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.54% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

52
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$29,637.92an average of $569.96 per time performed $20,756.32
an average of $399.16 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, un... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, underarms, trunk, arms, and/or legs ×

Service Code: 12032
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.53% of his services

13th 23rd

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

45
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$15,947.19an average of $312.69 per time performed $11,822.31
an average of $231.81 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11602
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.47% of his services

14th 27th

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

39
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,524.95an average of $256.11 per time performed $4,416.75
an average of $98.15 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17282
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.41% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

32
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,499.27an average of $217.93 per time performed $5,183.10
an average of $132.90 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.36% of his services

16th 39th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,066.96an average of $178.44 per time performed $3,788.62
an average of $111.43 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17272
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.21% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,907.80an average of $195.39 per time performed $2,348.40
an average of $117.42 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, or lips ×

Service Code: 11643
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.18% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,766.91an average of $339.23 per time performed $2,548.30
an average of $149.90 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Relocation of patient skin to nose, ears, eyelids, and/or... +

Relocation of patient skin to nose, ears, eyelids, and/or lips (20 sq centimeters or less) ×

Service Code: 15260
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.18% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,877.82an average of $1,110.46 per time performed $13,735.15
an average of $807.95 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
17
times performed,
0.18% of his services

20th 8th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$778.94an average of $45.82 per time performed $517.48
an average of $30.44 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11622
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.16% of his services

21st 43rd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,927.90an average of $261.86 per time performed $1,828.50
an average of $121.90 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue fungi or parasites

Service Code: 87220
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.15% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$94.64an average of $6.76 per time performed $79.66
an average of $5.69 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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Thomas F George
Average for Dermatology Providers in Montana

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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