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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, $201 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
2,161
Rank: 14th
out of 124 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
8,210
Rank: 10th
out of 124 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.8 This Provider
Avg 3.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$317K
Rank: 33rd
out of 124 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$147 This Provider
Avg $201

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

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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
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
2,877
times performed,
35% of his services

1st 1st

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

966
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$80,498.46an average of $27.98 per time performed $18,182.64
an average of $6.32 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
689
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

494
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$112,307.00an average of $163.00 per time performed $49,938.72
an average of $72.48 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in a facility
623
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

607
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$95,319.00an average of $153.00 per time performed $28,564.55
an average of $45.85 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
587
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 6th

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

535
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$41,677.00an average of $71.00 per time performed $6,668.32
an average of $11.36 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
439
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 7th

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

389
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$47,412.00an average of $108.00 per time performed $21,914.88
an average of $49.92 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
432
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 10th

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

57
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
7.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.7)
$8,208.00an average of $19.00 per time performed $2,263.68
an average of $5.24 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
388
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 5th

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

195
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$45,008.00an average of $116.00 per time performed $20,265.24
an average of $52.23 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
239
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 22nd

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

140
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$15,296.00an average of $64.00 per time performed $6,701.56
an average of $28.04 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood ... +

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93458
Performed in a facility
134
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 18th

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

128
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$145,658.00an average of $1,087.00 per time performed $26,167.52
an average of $195.28 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
129
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,128.00an average of $32.00 per time performed $1,670.55
an average of $12.95 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
106
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 50th

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

93
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,978.00an average of $113.00 per time performed $5,563.94
an average of $52.49 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 23rd

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

102
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$25,565.28an average of $250.64 per time performed $11,486.22
an average of $112.61 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent dual lead pacemaker system with physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93280
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 29th

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

68
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$14,750.19an average of $162.09 per time performed $3,408.86
an average of $37.46 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of probe in esophagus for heart ultrasound exam... +

Insertion of probe in esophagus for heart ultrasound examination including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93312
Performed in a facility
80
times performed,
0.97% of his services

14th 55th

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

76
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$27,440.00an average of $343.00 per time performed $7,227.20
an average of $90.34 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and... +

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and chambers ×

Service Code: 93320
Performed in a facility
80
times performed,
0.97% of his services

15th 64th

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

76
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,000.00an average of $75.00 per time performed $1,105.60
an average of $13.82 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood fl... +

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood flow, rate, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93325
Performed in a facility
80
times performed,
0.97% of his services

16th 52nd

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

76
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$800.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $205.60
an average of $2.57 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
75
times performed,
0.91% of his services

17th 11th

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

75
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,175.00an average of $69.00 per time performed $769.50
an average of $10.26 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Follow-up or limited ultrasound examination of heart

Service Code: 93308
Performed in a facility
74
times performed,
0.9% of his services

18th 62nd

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

70
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,622.00an average of $103.00 per time performed $1,371.22
an average of $18.53 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93224
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.85% of his services

19th 57th

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

63
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$28,910.00an average of $413.00 per time performed $3,973.90
an average of $56.77 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest... +

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest, exercise, and/or drug-induced stress with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93350
Performed in a facility
67
times performed,
0.82% of his services

20th 78th

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

67
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,477.00an average of $231.00 per time performed $3,460.55
an average of $51.65 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 70 minutes per day

Service Code: 99220
Performed in a facility
64
times performed,
0.78% of his services

21st 53rd

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

61
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,192.00an average of $253.00 per time performed $8,394.88
an average of $131.17 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care discharge

Service Code: 99217
Performed in a facility
61
times performed,
0.74% of his services

22nd 59th

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

58
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,893.00an average of $113.00 per time performed $3,288.51
an average of $53.91 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
58
times performed,
0.71% of his services

23rd 44th

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

52
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$12,702.00an average of $219.00 per time performed $5,877.14
an average of $101.33 per time performed
medical

Catheter insertion of stents in major coronary artery or ... +

Catheter insertion of stents in major coronary artery or branch, accessed through the skin ×

Service Code: 92928
Performed in a facility
53
times performed,
0.65% of his services

24th 30th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$140,344.00an average of $2,648.00 per time performed $21,768.16
an average of $410.72 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
52
times performed,
0.63% of his services

25th 16th

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

51
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$16,588.00an average of $319.00 per time performed $7,625.28
an average of $146.64 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
37
times performed,
0.45% of his services

26th 21st

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,992.00an average of $216.00 per time performed $3,572.35
an average of $96.55 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pace... +

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker with physician analysis, review, and report up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93294
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.4% of his services

27th 42nd

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

26
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,541.00an average of $77.00 per time performed $780.78
an average of $23.66 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of defibrillator transmissions, techni... +

Remote evaluations of defibrillator transmissions, technician review, support and distribution of results up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93296
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.4% of his services

28th 39th

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

26
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,574.00an average of $78.00 per time performed $549.12
an average of $16.64 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
31
times performed,
0.38% of his services

29th 19th

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

28
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$403.00an average of $13.00 per time performed $91.14
an average of $2.94 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood ... +

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93459
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.35% of his services

30th 46th

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

28
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$35,496.00an average of $1,224.00 per time performed $6,627.08
an average of $228.52 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
27
times performed,
0.33% of his services

31st 48th

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,599.99an average of $170.37 per time performed $1,949.94
an average of $72.22 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

External shock to heart to regulate heart beat

Service Code: 92960
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.29% of his services

32nd 76th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$15,888.00an average of $662.00 per time performed $2,207.52
an average of $91.98 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.28% of his services

33rd 93rd

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,680.00an average of $160.00 per time performed $1,659.22
an average of $72.14 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm symptom-related tracing of 24-hour ekg monit... +

Heart rhythm symptom-related tracing of 24-hour ekg monitoring up to 30 days ×

Service Code: 93270
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.28% of his services

34th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,392.00an average of $104.00 per time performed $139.38
an average of $6.06 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm symptom-related interpretation of 24-hour ek... +

Heart rhythm symptom-related interpretation of 24-hour ekg monitoring up to 30 days ×

Service Code: 93272
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.28% of his services

35th 121st

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,840.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $395.14
an average of $17.18 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 50 minutes

Service Code: 99219
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.21% of his services

36th 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, 0.79% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,349.00an average of $197.00 per time performed $1,724.14
an average of $101.42 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent observation care, typically 15 minutes per day +

Subsequent observation care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99224
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.18% of his services

37th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.56% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$825.00an average of $55.00 per time performed $442.05
an average of $29.47 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.17% of his services

38th 12th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.65% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,324.00an average of $166.00 per time performed $1,036.14
an average of $74.01 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
13
times performed,
0.16% of his services

39th 58th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,095.00an average of $315.00 per time performed $1,795.17
an average of $138.09 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater ... +

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99406
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.13% of his services

40th 127th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.51% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$55.00an average of $5.00 per time performed $43.12
an average of $3.92 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.

Brandon S Chism
Average for Cardiovascular Disease Providers in Arkansas

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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