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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, $165 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
4,273
Rank: 2nd
out of 322 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,449
Rank: 61st
out of 322 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
1.5 This Provider
Avg 3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$101K
Rank: 262nd
out of 322 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$24 This Provider
Avg $165

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 38 different services in 2015
(17 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

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
4,213
times performed,
65% of his services

1st 1st

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

3,060
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$197,968.87an average of $46.99 per time performed $26,499.77
an average of $6.29 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
855
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 6th

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

701
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$42,750.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $9,969.30
an average of $11.66 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
374
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 5th

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

369
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$59,092.00an average of $158.00 per time performed $17,682.72
an average of $47.28 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
121
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 3rd

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

101
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$18,876.00an average of $156.00 per time performed $6,034.27
an average of $49.87 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
114
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 4th

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

79
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$17,328.00an average of $152.00 per time performed $6,244.92
an average of $54.78 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 and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
107
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 12th

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

107
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,778.00an average of $54.00 per time performed $1,783.69
an average of $16.67 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
87
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 10th

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

87
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,264.00an average of $72.00 per time performed $902.19
an average of $10.37 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 a facility
72
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 41st

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

66
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,232.00an average of $156.00 per time performed $2,514.24
an average of $34.92 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
55
times performed,
0.85% of his services

9th 38th

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

53
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,660.00an average of $212.00 per time performed $4,228.95
an average of $76.89 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
52
times performed,
0.81% of his services

10th 8th

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

39
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$11,284.00an average of $217.00 per time performed $4,129.84
an average of $79.42 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 a facility
51
times performed,
0.79% of his services

11th 21st

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

49
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,016.00an average of $216.00 per time performed $2,586.21
an average of $50.71 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
48
times performed,
0.74% of his services

12th 2nd

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

38
patients got this service, 0.89% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$10,368.00an average of $216.00 per time performed $3,263.52
an average of $67.99 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Chest ultrasound examination of heart

Service Code: 93307
Performed in a facility
42
times performed,
0.65% of his services

13th 108th

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

41
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,620.00an average of $110.00 per time performed $1,439.34
an average of $34.27 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
38
times performed,
0.59% of his services

14th 19th

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

27
patients got this service, 0.63% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$3,154.00an average of $83.00 per time performed $1,083.00
an average of $28.50 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
25
times performed,
0.39% of his services

15th 36th

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

24
patients got this service, 0.56% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,250.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $66.50
an average of $2.66 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
23
times performed,
0.36% of his services

16th 47th

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

23
patients got this service, 0.54% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,865.00an average of $255.00 per time performed $2,157.63
an average of $93.81 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
19
times performed,
0.29% of his services

17th 42nd

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

18
patients got this service, 0.42% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$874.00an average of $46.00 per time performed $269.99
an average of $14.21 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination and continuous monitoring of the h... +

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

Service Code: 93351
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.28% of his services

18th 91st

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

18
patients got this service, 0.42% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,870.00an average of $215.00 per time performed $1,187.82
an average of $65.99 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Follow-up or limited ultrasound examination of heart

Service Code: 93308
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.26% of his services

19th 83rd

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

17
patients got this service, 0.4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,088.00an average of $64.00 per time performed $337.96
an average of $19.88 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
14
times performed,
0.22% of his services

20th 49th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.33% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,800.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $540.54
an average of $38.61 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 an office
14
times performed,
0.22% of his services

21st 11th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.33% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,212.00an average of $158.00 per time performed $682.50
an average of $48.75 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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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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