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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $582 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 15 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
239
Rank: 94th
out of 135 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,138
Rank: 70th
out of 135 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
13.1 This Provider
Avg 15.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$115K
Rank: 84th
out of 135 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$483 This Provider
Avg $582

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 60 different services in 2015
(37 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
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
575
times performed,
18% of his services

1st 2nd

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

179
patients got this service, 75% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$164,864.00an average of $286.72 per time performed $30,348.50
an average of $52.78 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of dr... +

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of drug classes, by clia waived test or moderate complexity test, per patient encounter ×

Service Code: G0434
Performed in an office
310
times performed,
10% of his services

2nd 13th

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

158
patients got this service, 66% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$10,850.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $4,451.60
an average of $14.36 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
308
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 20th

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

78
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$7,059.36an average of $22.92 per time performed $856.24
an average of $2.78 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Low osmolar contrast material, 200-299 mg/ml iodine conce... +

Low osmolar contrast material, 200-299 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9966
Performed in an office
215
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 4th

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

32
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$5,484.65an average of $25.51 per time performed $32.25
an average of $0.15 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, midazolam hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2250
Performed in an office
167
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 9th

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

27
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,919.16an average of $17.48 per time performed $16.70
an average of $0.10 per time performed
medical

Opiate(s), drug and metabolites, each procedure

Service Code: G6056
Performed in an office
98
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 1st

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

73
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$192,374.00an average of $1,963.00 per time performed $2,543.10
an average of $25.95 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 an office
71
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 3rd

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

39
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$22,529.01an average of $317.31 per time performed $5,650.89
an average of $79.59 per time performed
medical
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
58
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 36th

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

56
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,791.90an average of $220.55 per time performed $4,721.20
an average of $81.40 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower o... +

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower or sacral spine nerve root using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64484
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 41st

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: 1.7)
$23,193.78an average of $454.78 per time performed $3,546.03
an average of $69.53 per time performed
medical

Benzodiazepines

Service Code: G6031
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 11th

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

39
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$12,220.00an average of $260.00 per time performed $1,159.49
an average of $24.67 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 31st

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

44
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,630.85an average of $525.13 per time performed $5,489.10
an average of $121.98 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Fluoroscopic guidance for insertion of needle

Service Code: 77002
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 90th

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

23
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,028.19an average of $180.21 per time performed $1,967.55
an average of $50.45 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 43rd

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

21
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$11,153.61an average of $285.99 per time performed $2,021.37
an average of $51.83 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower o... +

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower or sacral spine nerve root using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64483
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 35th

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

25
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$35,589.16an average of $1,046.74 per time performed $6,009.50
an average of $176.75 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretatio... +

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle ×

Service Code: 76942
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 74th

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$8,859.20an average of $276.85 per time performed $1,171.84
an average of $36.62 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 an office
31
times performed,
0.99% of his services

16th 83rd

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

30
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$8,484.08an average of $273.68 per time performed $3,213.15
an average of $103.65 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
29
times performed,
0.92% of his services

17th 50th

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

22
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,587.01an average of $123.69 per time performed $951.49
an average of $32.81 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64493
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.73% of his services

18th 58th

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

18
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$22,974.93an average of $998.91 per time performed $3,677.24
an average of $159.88 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64494
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.7% of his services

19th 61st

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

17
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,748.00an average of $534.00 per time performed $1,807.52
an average of $82.16 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
21
times performed,
0.67% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,160.92an average of $150.52 per time performed $1,165.08
an average of $55.48 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of peripheral nerve or branch

Service Code: 64640
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.67% of his services

21st 139th

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

12
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,921.07an average of $567.67 per time performed $1,559.25
an average of $74.25 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64495
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.64% of his services

22nd 76th

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

15
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,174.00an average of $508.70 per time performed $1,604.20
an average of $80.21 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of substances into lower or sacral spine

Service Code: 62311
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.48% of his services

23rd 51st

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

15
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$9,870.00an average of $658.00 per time performed $2,540.55
an average of $169.37 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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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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