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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, $154 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
911
Rank: 141st
out of 313 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,957
Rank: 168th
out of 313 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.1 This Provider
Avg 2.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$92K
Rank: 186th
out of 313 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$101 This Provider
Avg $154

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 34 different services in 2015
(20 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
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
932
times performed,
48% of his services

1st 1st

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

638
patients got this service, 70% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$24,418.40an average of $26.20 per time performed $6,356.24
an average of $6.82 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
183
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 7th

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

59
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$28,522.38an average of $155.86 per time performed $10,727.46
an average of $58.62 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 a facility
156
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 6th

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

78
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$26,551.20an average of $170.20 per time performed $9,069.84
an average of $58.14 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
153
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 11th

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

50
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$34,480.08an average of $225.36 per time performed $12,891.78
an average of $84.26 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
94
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 69th

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$45,682.12an average of $485.98 per time performed $16,983.92
an average of $180.68 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation of lower heart chamber assist device with phys... +

Evaluation of lower heart chamber assist device with physician analysis ×

Service Code: 93750
Performed in a facility
72
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 79th

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$10,123.20an average of $140.60 per time performed $2,630.88
an average of $36.54 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in a facility
71
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 3rd

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

71
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,888.31an average of $195.61 per time performed $3,553.55
an average of $50.05 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter for diagnostic evaluation of right ... +

Insertion of catheter for diagnostic evaluation of right heart structures ×

Service Code: 93451
Performed in a facility
71
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 106th

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

44
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$32,532.20an average of $458.20 per time performed $4,246.51
an average of $59.81 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Biopsy of the wall dividing the left and right heart

Service Code: 93505
Performed in a facility
70
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 116th

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$51,136.40an average of $730.52 per time performed $12,938.10
an average of $184.83 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 32nd

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,456.74an average of $240.54 per time performed $2,389.17
an average of $77.07 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 80th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,638.40an average of $231.92 per time performed $1,730.60
an average of $86.53 per time performed
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
17
times performed,
0.87% of his services

12th 13th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,151.40an average of $244.20 per time performed $1,092.25
an average of $64.25 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 a facility
13
times performed,
0.66% of his services

13th 55th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,768.92an average of $366.84 per time performed $1,793.87
an average of $137.99 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.61% of his services

14th 21st

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,271.36an average of $439.28 per time performed $1,992.48
an average of $166.04 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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