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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $239 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,620
Rank: 14th
out of 1,678 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
20,796
Rank: 1st
out of 1,678 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12.8 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$907K
Rank: 2nd
out of 1,678 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$560 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $239

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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David Tetrokalashvili
Average for Podiatry Providers in New York

Who Patients See Before and After This Provider

Providers often refer their patients to a small network of other providers and organizations. Here’s who patients saw the most patients within 30 days before or after this provider, from Jan. 2012 to June 2013.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 20 different services in 2012
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of 2 to 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11056
Performed in an office
5,277
times performed,
25% of his services

1st 5th

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

1,438
patients got this service, 89% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$401,052an average of $76 per time performed $269,127
an average of $51 per time performed
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
4,189
times performed,
20% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

1,297
patients got this service, 80% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$234,584an average of $56 per time performed $159,182
an average of $38 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in an office
3,921
times performed,
19% of his services

3rd 1st

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

1,167
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$227,418an average of $58 per time performed $152,919
an average of $39 per time performed
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
2,241
times performed,
11% of his services

4th 2nd

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

1,150
patients got this service, 71% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$212,895an average of $95 per time performed $138,942
an average of $62 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 1 to 5 finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11720
Performed in an office
1,819
times performed,
9% of his services

5th 4th

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

520
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$74,579an average of $41 per time performed $52,751
an average of $29 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Trimming of fingernails or toenails

Service Code: 11719
Performed in an office
1,635
times performed,
8% of his services

6th 6th

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

470
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$49,050an average of $30 per time performed $16,350
an average of $10 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs

Service Code: 93923
Performed in an office
295
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 53rd

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

233
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$76,995an average of $261 per time performed $39,530
an average of $134 per time performed
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
239
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 7th

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

239
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$32,743an average of $137 per time performed $22,227
an average of $93 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Strapping of toes

Service Code: 29550
Performed in an office
218
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 58th

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

173
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$13,734an average of $63 per time performed $3,488
an average of $16 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of inflamed or infected skin, up to 10% of body s... +

Removal of inflamed or infected skin, up to 10% of body surface ×

Service Code: 11000
Performed in an office
208
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 82nd

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

194
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$15,184an average of $73 per time performed $9,776
an average of $47 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
165
times performed,
0.79% of his services

11th 21st

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

117
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$495an average of $3 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
152
times performed,
0.73% of his services

12th 23rd

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

139
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$23,104an average of $152 per time performed $15,808
an average of $104 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
130
times performed,
0.63% of his services

13th 27th

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

99
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$10,530an average of $81 per time performed $6,760
an average of $52 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin and tissue first 20 sq cm or less

Service Code: 11042
Performed in an office
109
times performed,
0.52% of his services

14th 26th

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

94
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$14,061an average of $129 per time performed $8,720
an average of $80 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Trimming of dystrophic nails, any number

Service Code: G0127
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
0.4% of his services

15th 16th

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

43
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$2,490an average of $30 per time performed $913
an average of $11 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Strapping of ankle and/or foot

Service Code: 29540
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.21% of his services

16th 22nd

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

39
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,464an average of $56 per time performed $924
an average of $21 per time performed
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
25
times performed,
0.12% of his services

17th 41st

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,175an average of $127 per time performed $2,250
an average of $90 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11730
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.08% of his services

18th 12th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,210an average of $130 per time performed $1,394
an average of $82 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient home visit, typically 25 minutes

Service Code: 99348
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.08% of his services

19th 9th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$1,836an average of $108 per time performed $1,122
an average of $66 per time performed
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97597
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

20th 10th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,080an average of $90 per time performed $792
an average of $66 per time performed

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.

Notes: This provider has a self-reported specialty of "Podiatrist." In some cases the self-reported specialty may differ from the specialty listed above, which comes from Medicare. Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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