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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, $369 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
2,112
Rank: 1st
out of 20 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,539
Rank: 5th
out of 20 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
1.7 This Provider
Avg 3.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$313K
Rank: 7th
out of 20 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$148 This Provider
Avg $369

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 151 different services in 2015
(113 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
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including a... +

Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers ×

Service Code: 93970
Performed in a facility
556
times performed,
16% of his services

1st 4th

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

521
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$34,533.16an average of $62.11 per time performed $13,527.48
an average of $24.33 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scan of veins of one arm or leg or limited inc... +

Ultrasound scan of veins of one arm or leg or limited including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers ×

Service Code: 93971
Performed in a facility
496
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 8th

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

448
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$23,217.76an average of $46.81 per time performed $7,658.24
an average of $15.44 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on ... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in a facility
336
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 7th

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

335
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$55,779.36an average of $166.01 per time performed $9,192.96
an average of $27.36 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on ... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in an office
313
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 5th

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

307
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$156,500.00an average of $500.00 per time performed $40,377.00
an average of $129.00 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs

Service Code: 93922
Performed in a facility
241
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 11th

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

217
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,784.00an average of $24.00 per time performed $2,050.91
an average of $8.51 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs

Service Code: 93923
Performed in a facility
172
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 22nd

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

151
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,912.00an average of $46.00 per time performed $2,538.72
an average of $14.76 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound behind abdominal cavity

Service Code: 76770
Performed in an office
100
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

96
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$28,300.00an average of $283.00 per time performed $6,890.00
an average of $68.90 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
80
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 38th

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

78
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$15,840.00an average of $198.00 per time performed $6,018.40
an average of $75.23 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of one l... +

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of one leg or limited ×

Service Code: 93926
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 32nd

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

57
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$23,400.00an average of $325.00 per time performed $7,192.80
an average of $99.90 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside of brain) on o... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside of brain) on one side of head and neck or limited ×

Service Code: 93882
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 46th

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)
$21,229.00an average of $299.00 per time performed $5,528.77
an average of $77.87 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
67
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 3rd

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

66
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,566.00an average of $98.00 per time performed $3,350.67
an average of $50.01 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Radiological supervision and interpretation of imaging of... +

Radiological supervision and interpretation of imaging of artery of one arm or leg ×

Service Code: 75710
Performed in a facility
67
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 33rd

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

59
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$11,591.00an average of $173.00 per time performed $2,672.63
an average of $39.89 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
61
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 45th

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)
$17,202.00an average of $282.00 per time performed $8,568.06
an average of $140.46 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
60
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 6th

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

53
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,760.00an average of $146.00 per time performed $4,471.20
an average of $74.52 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Radiological supervision and interpretation x-ray of abdo... +

Radiological supervision and interpretation x-ray of abdominal aorta ×

Service Code: 75625
Performed in a facility
53
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 39th

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

47
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,745.00an average of $165.00 per time performed $2,171.94
an average of $40.98 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Removal of blood clot and portion of artery of neck

Service Code: 35301
Performed in a facility
47
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 31st

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

44
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$153,692.82an average of $3,270.06 per time performed $35,129.68
an average of $747.44 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
43
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 37th

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

43
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,672.13an average of $131.91 per time performed $3,172.54
an average of $73.78 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of stents into arteries in one leg, endovascula... +

Insertion of stents into arteries in one leg, endovascular, accessed through the skin or open procedure ×

Service Code: 37226
Performed in a facility
42
times performed,
1% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$50,820.00an average of $1,210.00 per time performed $13,951.98
an average of $332.19 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
42
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 12th

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

31
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$2,520.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $1,198.68
an average of $28.54 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
36
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 28th

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: 1.2)
$2,124.00an average of $59.00 per time performed $1,071.36
an average of $29.76 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including a... +

Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers ×

Service Code: 93970
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.88% of his services

21st 30th

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

31
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,415.00an average of $465.00 per time performed $3,971.41
an average of $128.11 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
29
times performed,
0.82% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

29
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,929.00an average of $101.00 per time performed $1,317.47
an average of $45.43 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Balloon dilation of artery of one leg, endovascular, acce... +

Balloon dilation of artery of one leg, endovascular, accessed through the skin or open procedure ×

Service Code: 37228
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.68% of his services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$31,704.00an average of $1,321.00 per time performed $9,745.68
an average of $406.07 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scan of veins of one arm or leg or limited inc... +

Ultrasound scan of veins of one arm or leg or limited including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers ×

Service Code: 93971
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.68% of his services

24th 23rd

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)
$7,159.92an average of $298.33 per time performed $1,655.76
an average of $68.99 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of catheter into aorta

Service Code: 36200
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.65% of his services

25th 41st

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)
$30,567.00an average of $1,329.00 per time performed $1,896.12
an average of $82.44 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
20
times performed,
0.57% of his services

26th 9th

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

20
patients got this service, 0.95% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,632.00an average of $231.60 per time performed $2,236.40
an average of $111.82 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scan of abdominal, pelvic, and/or scrotal arte... +

Ultrasound scan of abdominal, pelvic, and/or scrotal arterial inflow and venous outflow ×

Service Code: 93975
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.54% of his services

27th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 0.9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,348.03an average of $439.37 per time performed $2,682.80
an average of $141.20 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of stents in artery in one side of groin, endov... +

Insertion of stents in artery in one side of groin, endovascular, accessed through the skin or open procedure ×

Service Code: 37221
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.51% of his services

28th 56th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$21,546.00an average of $1,197.00 per time performed $7,270.56
an average of $403.92 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Radiological supervision and interpretation of repair of ... +

Radiological supervision and interpretation of repair of artery of abdomen procedure ×

Service Code: 75952
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.48% of his services

29th 58th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,472.00an average of $616.00 per time performed $2,815.03
an average of $165.59 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Harvest of veins for coronary artery bypass procedure usi... +

Harvest of veins for coronary artery bypass procedure using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 33508
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.4% of his services

30th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 0.66% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$182.00an average of $13.00 per time performed $25.90
an average of $1.85 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of stents into artery in one leg, endovascular,... +

Insertion of stents into artery in one leg, endovascular, accessed through the skin or open procedure ×

Service Code: 37230
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.37% of his services

31st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.62% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,424.00an average of $1,648.00 per time performed $6,841.64
an average of $526.28 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
13
times performed,
0.37% of his services

32nd 20th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.62% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,911.00an average of $147.00 per time performed $995.54
an average of $76.58 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Heart artery bypass to repair one artery

Service Code: 33533
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.37% of his services

33rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.62% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$24,401.00an average of $1,877.00 per time performed $2,500.16
an average of $192.32 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Replacement of left lower heart chamber valve using artif... +

Replacement of left lower heart chamber valve using artificial valve on heart-lung machine ×

Service Code: 33405
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.34% of his services

34th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.57% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$25,500.00an average of $2,125.00 per time performed $2,642.04
an average of $220.17 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
12
times performed,
0.34% of his services

35th 1st

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

12
patients got this service, 0.57% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 10.3)
$1,116.00an average of $93.00 per time performed $634.56
an average of $52.88 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Removal of blood clot and injections to dissolve blood cl... +

Removal of blood clot and injections to dissolve blood clot from artery or arterial graft using fluoroscopic guidance, accessed through the skin ×

Service Code: 37184
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.34% of his services

36th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.57% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$78,000.00an average of $6,500.00 per time performed $2,211.84
an average of $184.32 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Repair of bulging (aneurysm) or tear in abdominal aorta

Service Code: 34802
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.31% of his services

37th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.52% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$41,612.01an average of $3,782.91 per time performed $9,394.00
an average of $854.00 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Incision of artery in one thigh for insertion of prosthes... +

Incision of artery in one thigh for insertion of prosthesis, open procedure ×

Service Code: 34812
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.31% of his services

38th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.52% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,561.96an average of $778.36 per time performed $1,349.26
an average of $122.66 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.

Daniel Emilio Ramirez
Average for Vascular Surgery Providers in Mississippi

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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