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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, $253 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,642
Rank: 15th
out of 126 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,119
Rank: 38th
out of 126 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.7 This Provider
Avg 5.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$242K
Rank: 37th
out of 126 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$147 This Provider
Avg $253

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 79 different services in 2015
(55 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
1,671
times performed,
27% of his services

1st 1st

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

440
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$50,130.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $6,282.96
an average of $3.76 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
1,212
times performed,
20% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

947
patients got this service, 58% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$103,007.88an average of $84.99 per time performed $55,776.24
an average of $46.02 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
788
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

644
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$78,800.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $27,469.68
an average of $34.86 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
573
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 10th

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

573
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$54,435.00an average of $95.00 per time performed $26,438.22
an average of $46.14 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
498
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 4th

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

466
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$57,270.00an average of $115.00 per time performed $31,747.50
an average of $63.75 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
162
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 6th

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

155
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,340.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $4,216.86
an average of $26.03 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
132
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 9th

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

122
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$15,070.44an average of $114.17 per time performed $9,465.72
an average of $71.71 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 8th

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

97
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,320.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $2,914.56
an average of $22.77 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 1... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99201
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 30th

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

80
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,600.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $2,201.60
an average of $27.52 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17261
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 25th

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

62
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,250.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $6,219.00
an average of $82.92 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 7th

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$690.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $84.87
an average of $1.23 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.88% of his services

12th 17th

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

48
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,529.92an average of $176.48 per time performed $6,021.54
an average of $111.51 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17281
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.85% of his services

13th 27th

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

46
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,570.08an average of $184.04 per time performed $6,107.92
an average of $117.46 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.51% of his services

14th 22nd

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,860.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $1,036.95
an average of $33.45 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.51% of his services

15th 13th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$7,750.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $3,123.25
an average of $100.75 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 an office
27
times performed,
0.44% of his services

16th 24th

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,874.90an average of $328.70 per time performed $5,487.21
an average of $203.23 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17271
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.41% of his services

17th 40th

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

24
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,375.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $2,703.00
an average of $108.12 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17272
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.38% of his services

18th 36th

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,715.00an average of $205.00 per time performed $2,949.06
an average of $128.22 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 an office
23
times performed,
0.38% of his services

19th 34th

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,785.00an average of $295.00 per time performed $2,243.42
an average of $97.54 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 an office
20
times performed,
0.33% of his services

20th 39th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,170.00an average of $308.50 per time performed $4,227.20
an average of $211.36 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters or less)... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17280
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.29% of his services

21st 43rd

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,700.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $1,712.52
an average of $95.14 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17282
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.29% of his services

22nd 33rd

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,140.00an average of $230.00 per time performed $2,550.78
an average of $141.71 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.25% of his services

23rd 67th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,875.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $1,126.80
an average of $75.12 per time performed
medical
TEMPORARY CODES

All potassium hydroxide (koh) preparations

Service Code: Q0112
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.2% of his services

24th 85th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.67% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$300.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $65.88
an average of $5.49 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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Average for Dermatology Providers in Tennessee

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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