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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, $375 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
208
Rank: 5th
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
696
Rank: 6th
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.3 This Provider
Avg 3.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$79.9K
Rank: 5th
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$384 This Provider
Avg $375

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 91 different services in 2015
(80 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
178
times performed,
26% of his services

1st 2nd

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

107
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$27,403.10an average of $153.95 per time performed $9,115.38
an average of $51.21 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
54
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

54
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,327.30an average of $394.95 per time performed $6,368.76
an average of $117.94 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
53
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 4th

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

53
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,724.35an average of $258.95 per time performed $3,757.17
an average of $70.89 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
50
times performed,
7% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

33
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,897.50an average of $237.95 per time performed $3,939.50
an average of $78.79 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, ... +

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, and/or mouth ×

Service Code: 12051
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
3% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,790.95an average of $751.95 per time performed $1,569.96
an average of $74.76 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
21
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 5th

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

21
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,119.95an average of $100.95 per time performed $642.18
an average of $30.58 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, or lips ×

Service Code: 11643
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$22,077.05an average of $1,161.95 per time performed $2,875.46
an average of $151.34 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
19
times performed,
3% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,903.05an average of $415.95 per time performed $2,875.65
an average of $151.35 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 a facility
16
times performed,
2% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,039.20an average of $814.95 per time performed $1,345.28
an average of $84.08 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 a facility
15
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,704.25an average of $846.95 per time performed $1,254.75
an average of $83.65 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 a facility
13
times performed,
2% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,686.35an average of $898.95 per time performed $1,484.86
an average of $114.22 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.

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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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