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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
1,083
Rank: 9th
out of 27 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,934
Rank: 6th
out of 27 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.4 This Provider
Avg 5.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$213K
Rank: 10th
out of 27 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$197 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 her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 65 different services in 2015
(49 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

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
3,363
times performed,
49% of her services

1st 1st

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

640
patients got this service, 59% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$42,810.99an average of $12.73 per time performed $13,082.07
an average of $3.89 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
940
times performed,
14% of her services

2nd 3rd

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

764
patients got this service, 71% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$146,593.00an average of $155.95 per time performed $36,227.60
an average of $38.54 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
939
times performed,
14% of her services

3rd 2nd

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

818
patients got this service, 76% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$127,910.58an average of $136.22 per time performed $44,874.81
an average of $47.79 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
277
times performed,
4% of her services

4th 6th

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

257
patients got this service, 24% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$55,189.48an average of $199.24 per time performed $18,539.61
an average of $66.93 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
266
times performed,
4% of her services

5th 16th

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

236
patients got this service, 22% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$53,165.42an average of $199.87 per time performed $20,322.40
an average of $76.40 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
169
times performed,
2% of her services

6th 8th

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

148
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$13,876.59an average of $82.11 per time performed $4,904.38
an average of $29.02 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
157
times performed,
2% of her services

7th 12th

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

140
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$33,579.16an average of $213.88 per time performed $11,966.54
an average of $76.22 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
1% of her services

8th 13th

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

70
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$27,162.24an average of $323.36 per time performed $8,922.48
an average of $106.22 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
58
times performed,
0.84% of her services

9th 23rd

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

51
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$33,854.02an average of $583.69 per time performed $13,704.24
an average of $236.28 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
46
times performed,
0.66% of her services

10th 10th

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

37
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,811.06an average of $61.11 per time performed $837.66
an average of $18.21 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
45
times performed,
0.65% of her services

11th 26th

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

42
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$23,344.65an average of $518.77 per time performed $5,850.90
an average of $130.02 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 5.0 centimeters) of face, ears, e... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 5.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, and/or mouth ×

Service Code: 12052
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.49% of her services

12th 25th

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

32
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,109.70an average of $562.05 per time performed $7,772.40
an average of $228.60 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
33
times performed,
0.48% of her services

13th 27th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$15,670.05an average of $474.85 per time performed $3,405.27
an average of $103.19 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
17
times performed,
0.25% of her services

14th 43rd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,342.92an average of $490.76 per time performed $1,877.82
an average of $110.46 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Biopsy of ear

Service Code: 69100
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.23% of her services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,106.24an average of $194.14 per time performed $899.68
an average of $56.23 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
11
times performed,
0.16% of her services

16th 14th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,533.40an average of $139.40 per time performed $463.21
an average of $42.11 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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Latha Sree Vellanki
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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