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MEIKE SCHIPPER M.D.

300 PASTEUR DRIVE DEP. OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE, STANFORD UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL, PALO ALTO, CA, 94305 | (650) 498-2414

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $336 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,008
Rank: 17th
out of 61 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,200
Rank: 27th
out of 61 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
1.2 This Provider
Avg 3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$55.2K
Rank: 32nd
out of 61 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$55 This Provider
Avg $336

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 her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 48 different services in 2015
(30 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
medical
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in a facility
216
times performed,
18% of her services

1st 4th

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

216
patients got this service, 21% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$59,184.00an average of $274.00 per time performed $12,281.76
an average of $56.86 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study with ct imaging skull base to mid-... +

Nuclear medicine study with ct imaging skull base to mid-thigh ×

Service Code: 78815
Performed in a facility
185
times performed,
15% of her services

2nd 8th

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

175
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$64,750.00an average of $350.00 per time performed $16,736.95
an average of $90.47 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of lung ventilation and blood circ... +

Nuclear medicine study of lung ventilation and blood circulation in the lungs ×

Service Code: 78582
Performed in a facility
182
times performed,
15% of her services

3rd 16th

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

177
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,435.14an average of $123.27 per time performed $6,854.12
an average of $37.66 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Bone and/or joint imaging, whole body

Service Code: 78306
Performed in a facility
94
times performed,
8% of her services

4th 14th

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

91
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,202.00an average of $183.00 per time performed $2,896.14
an average of $30.81 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Imaging of liver and bile duct system with use of drugs

Service Code: 78227
Performed in a facility
62
times performed,
5% of her services

5th 44th

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

62
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,444.90an average of $103.95 per time performed $2,060.88
an average of $33.24 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Stomach emptying study

Service Code: 78264
Performed in a facility
44
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 38th

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,072.00an average of $138.00 per time performed $1,195.48
an average of $27.17 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
37
times performed,
3% of her services

7th 20th

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,412.03an average of $65.19 per time performed $580.16
an average of $15.68 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
37
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 28th

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,073.00an average of $29.00 per time performed $377.77
an average of $10.21 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Bone and/or joint imaging, 3 phase study

Service Code: 78315
Performed in a facility
35
times performed,
3% of her services

9th 42nd

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,340.00an average of $324.00 per time performed $1,356.60
an average of $38.76 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Acute digestive tract blood loss imaging

Service Code: 78278
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
3% of her services

10th 53rd

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,208.00an average of $168.00 per time performed $1,175.83
an average of $37.93 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of kidney with assessment of blood... +

Nuclear medicine study of kidney with assessment of blood flow and function ×

Service Code: 78709
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
2% of her services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,250.00an average of $210.00 per time performed $1,302.00
an average of $52.08 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 15th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,302.00an average of $62.00 per time performed $232.89
an average of $11.09 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of bone and/or joint

Service Code: 78320
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
1% of her services

13th 51st

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,703.00an average of $159.00 per time performed $624.92
an average of $36.76 per time performed
medical

Imaging of parathyroid with ct and nuclear medicine study +

Imaging of parathyroid with ct and nuclear medicine study ×

Service Code: 78072
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
1% of her services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,236.10an average of $231.15 per time performed $765.66
an average of $54.69 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of blood circulation in the lungs +

Nuclear medicine study of blood circulation in the lungs ×

Service Code: 78580
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
1% of her services

15th 68th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,030.00an average of $145.00 per time performed $372.68
an average of $26.62 per time performed
medical

Nuclear medicine imaging for thyroid uptake measurements +

Nuclear medicine imaging for thyroid uptake measurements ×

Service Code: 78014
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
1% of her services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$624.60an average of $52.05 per time performed $206.04
an average of $17.17 per time performed
medical
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Injection of radioactive dye for x-ray identification of ... +

Injection of radioactive dye for x-ray identification of lymph node ×

Service Code: 38792
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.92% of her services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$748.00an average of $68.00 per time performed $333.08
an average of $30.28 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Oral administration of radioactive material therapy agent +

Oral administration of radioactive material therapy agent ×

Service Code: 79005
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.92% of her services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,531.00an average of $321.00 per time performed $627.11
an average of $57.01 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 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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