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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $403 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
212
Rank: 57th
out of 95 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
959
Rank: 53rd
out of 95 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.5 This Provider
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$80.4K
Rank: 54th
out of 95 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$379 This Provider
Avg $403

Office Visits

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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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Benjamin B. Garner
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This Provider's Services

This provider performed 131 different services in 2013
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Drug Services
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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
254
times performed,
26% of his services

1st 2nd

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

40
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,270an average of $5 per time performed $340
an average of $1 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
148
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

98
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$19,684an average of $133 per time performed $7,510
an average of $51 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
75
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 5th

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

75
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,775an average of $197 per time performed $5,462
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 4th

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

31
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,464an average of $268 per time performed $1,709
an average of $44 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
31
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 7th

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

29
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,107an average of $197 per time performed $2,273
an average of $73 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
28
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 25th

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

28
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,808an average of $136 per time performed $1,471
an average of $53 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
22
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 56th

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

22
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,114an average of $187 per time performed $1,572
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Release and relocation of median nerve of hand

Service Code: 64721
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 54th

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

14
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,967an average of $1,175 per time performed $4,441
an average of $261 per time performed

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 2013 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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