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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, $256 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
850
Rank: 3rd
out of 18 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,439
Rank: 4th
out of 18 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.2 This Provider
Avg 5.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$241K
Rank: 2nd
out of 18 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$283 This Provider
Avg $256

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 84 different services in 2015
(61 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
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
903
times performed,
20% of his services

1st 1st

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

513
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$77,648.97an average of $85.99 per time performed $42,793.17
an average of $47.39 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in an office
712
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

377
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$35,600.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $21,004.00
an average of $29.50 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
695
times performed,
16% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

329
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$45,175.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $11,564.80
an average of $16.64 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
330
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 5th

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

330
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$47,810.40an average of $144.88 per time performed $23,189.10
an average of $70.27 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
125
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 13th

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

97
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$37,500.00an average of $300.00 per time performed $17,806.25
an average of $142.45 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 6th

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

96
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$10,455.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $2,274.27
an average of $18.49 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in a facility
122
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

53
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$84,254.42an average of $690.61 per time performed $21,740.40
an average of $178.20 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, other peripheral nerve or ... +

Injection of anesthetic agent, other peripheral nerve or branch ×

Service Code: 64450
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 10th

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

94
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$18,400.00an average of $160.00 per time performed $3,515.55
an average of $30.57 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
110
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 4th

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

95
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$7,150.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $3,330.80
an average of $30.28 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
106
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 7th

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$12,720.00an average of $120.00 per time performed $8,456.68
an average of $79.78 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
92
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 14th

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

80
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,329.80an average of $123.15 per time performed $3,834.56
an average of $41.68 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone so... +

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone sodium phosphate 3mg ×

Service Code: J0702
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
2% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

69
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$850.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $357.85
an average of $4.21 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
52
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 8th

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

51
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,500.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $4,127.24
an average of $79.37 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of single thickened skin growth

Service Code: 11055
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.97% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,580.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $1,079.73
an average of $25.11 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Removal of bone implant

Service Code: 20670
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.79% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,000.00an average of $400.00 per time performed $9,230.55
an average of $263.73 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73610
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.72% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,720.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $675.52
an average of $21.11 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 1 to 5 finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11720
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.65% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,015.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $611.61
an average of $21.09 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Application of whirlpool therapy to 1 or more areas

Service Code: 97022
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.5% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$550.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $336.60
an average of $15.30 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Incision to release foot tendon, open procedure

Service Code: 28234
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.5% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,350.00an average of $425.00 per time performed $2,215.40
an average of $100.70 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of leg or arm

Service Code: 76881
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.45% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,300.00an average of $165.00 per time performed $1,665.00
an average of $83.25 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of bunion

Service Code: 28299
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.43% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$28,500.00an average of $1,500.00 per time performed $9,817.11
an average of $516.69 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of 2 to 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11056
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.32% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$980.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $571.62
an average of $40.83 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11730
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.25% of his services

23rd 15th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,430.00an average of $130.00 per time performed $726.44
an average of $66.04 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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R. B. Drummond
Average for Podiatrist, Foot Surgery Providers in Louisiana

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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