Treatment Tracker

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, $204 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 2 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
232
Rank: 11th
out of 24 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
456
Rank: 9th
out of 24 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2 This Provider
Avg 2.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$42.2K
Rank: 10th
out of 24 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$182 This Provider
Avg $204

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.

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 within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Patients saw before

MICHAEL CHYU M.D.

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 17 different services in 2014

All Services

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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
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
172
times performed,
38% of his services

1st 3rd

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

162
patients got this service, 70% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$102,509an average of $596 per time performed $22,284
an average of $130 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
86
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

67
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$25,951an average of $302 per time performed $5,003
an average of $58 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Prolonged inpatient or observation hospital service first... +

Prolonged inpatient or observation hospital service first hour ×

Service Code: 99356
Performed in a facility
46
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 6th

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

42
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$12,174an average of $265 per time performed $3,263
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
44
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 4th

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

42
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,888an average of $407 per time performed $4,081
an average of $93 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
37
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 1st

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

25
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$7,839an average of $212 per time performed $2,032
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
7% of his services

6th 9th

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

22
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,594an average of $120 per time performed $910
an average of $30 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
15
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,895an average of $793 per time performed $2,370
an average of $158 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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