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, $528 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,945
Rank: 96th
out of 1,092 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,707
Rank: 62nd
out of 1,092 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7 This Provider
Avg 5.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$932K
Rank: 137th
out of 1,092 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$479 This Provider
Avg $528

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 97 different services in 2015
(57 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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, onabotulinumtoxina, 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
7,535
times performed,
55% of his services

1st 13th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$104,585.80an average of $13.88 per time performed $32,927.95
an average of $4.37 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
1,226
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 39th

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

1,226
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$232,645.76an average of $189.76 per time performed $96,584.28
an average of $78.78 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of content of eyes

Service Code: 92285
Performed in an office
1,216
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 29th

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

1,201
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$83,916.16an average of $69.01 per time performed $18,008.96
an average of $14.81 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92082
Performed in an office
633
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 44th

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

629
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$98,406.18an average of $155.46 per time performed $22,408.20
an average of $35.40 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
520
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 28th

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

408
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$52,946.40an average of $101.82 per time performed $16,510.00
an average of $31.75 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of excessive skin and fat of upper eyelid

Service Code: 15823
Performed in a facility
449
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 59th

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

449
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$792,188.66an average of $1,764.34 per time performed $280,912.36
an average of $625.64 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
238
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 12th

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

209
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$30,759.12an average of $129.24 per time performed $12,647.32
an average of $53.14 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of tendon of upper eyelid

Service Code: 67904
Performed in a facility
197
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 79th

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

195
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$353,189.48an average of $1,792.84 per time performed $124,671.45
an average of $632.85 per time performed
medical
EYE

Extensive repair of turning-outward eyelid defect

Service Code: 67917
Performed in a facility
165
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 91st

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

163
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$238,938.15an average of $1,448.11 per time performed $69,603.60
an average of $421.84 per time performed
medical
EYE

Biopsy of eyelid

Service Code: 67810
Performed in an office
133
times performed,
0.97% of his services

10th 102nd

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

129
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$69,202.56an average of $520.32 per time performed $17,945.69
an average of $134.93 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (0.5 centimeters or less) of the face, ... +

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

Service Code: 11440
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
0.8% of his services

11th 120th

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

89
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,547.80an average of $304.98 per time performed $9,601.90
an average of $87.29 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
93
times performed,
0.68% of his services

12th 18th

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

92
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$13,020.00an average of $140.00 per time performed $6,416.07
an average of $68.99 per time performed
medical
EYE

Probing of nasal-tear duct

Service Code: 68840
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
0.68% of his services

13th 86th

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

85
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$29,045.76an average of $312.32 per time performed $10,827.06
an average of $116.42 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on one side of face ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
0.6% of his services

14th 73rd

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$37,220.62an average of $453.91 per time performed $11,126.58
an average of $135.69 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
71
times performed,
0.52% of his services

15th 41st

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

57
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$279.74an average of $3.94 per time performed $93.01
an average of $1.31 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.51% of his services

16th 150th

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

57
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$9,218.30an average of $131.69 per time performed $2,830.10
an average of $40.43 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.5% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

49
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,470.18an average of $195.22 per time performed $3,447.24
an average of $49.96 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelashes by forceps

Service Code: 67820
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.38% of his services

18th 34th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$6,480.24an average of $124.62 per time performed $2,080.00
an average of $40.00 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Tissue transfer repair of wound (10 sq centimeters or les... +

Tissue transfer repair of wound (10 sq centimeters or less) of eyelids, nose, ears, and/or lips ×

Service Code: 14060
Performed in a facility
45
times performed,
0.33% of his services

19th 123rd

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

44
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$86,220.00an average of $1,916.00 per time performed $24,254.55
an average of $538.99 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of over one-fourth of the eyelid involving lid ma... +

Removal of over one-fourth of the eyelid involving lid margin ×

Service Code: 67966
Performed in a facility
39
times performed,
0.28% of his services

20th 162nd

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

39
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$73,919.82an average of $1,895.38 per time performed $20,219.94
an average of $518.46 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth

Service Code: 67840
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.26% of his services

21st 67th

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,684.04an average of $657.89 per time performed $7,432.20
an average of $206.45 per time performed
medical
EYE

Snip incision of tear-drainage opening at inner corner of... +

Snip incision of tear-drainage opening at inner corner of the eye ×

Service Code: 68440
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.26% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,724.05an average of $277.83 per time performed $3,064.25
an average of $87.55 per time performed
medical
EYE

Creation of drainage tract from tear sac to the nasal cavity +

Creation of drainage tract from tear sac to the nasal cavity ×

Service Code: 68720
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
0.24% of his services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

28
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$61,185.96an average of $1,854.12 per time performed $19,130.43
an average of $579.71 per time performed
medical
EYE

Probing of nasal-tear duct with insertion of tube or stent +

Probing of nasal-tear duct with insertion of tube or stent ×

Service Code: 68815
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
0.23% of his services

24th 154th

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

28
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,688.01an average of $1,086.71 per time performed $3,487.81
an average of $112.51 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of up to one-fourth of the eyelid involving lid m... +

Removal of up to one-fourth of the eyelid involving lid margin ×

Service Code: 67961
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.22% of his services

25th 183rd

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$41,172.00an average of $1,372.40 per time performed $10,273.20
an average of $342.44 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Partial removal of nasal sinus

Service Code: 31200
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
0.2% of his services

26th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$40,124.00an average of $1,433.00 per time performed $6,451.76
an average of $230.42 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of turning-inward eyelid defect

Service Code: 67924
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.2% of his services

27th 126th

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

26
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$44,068.05an average of $1,632.15 per time performed $10,427.67
an average of $386.21 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth

Service Code: 67800
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.18% of his services

28th 119th

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,768.00an average of $310.72 per time performed $2,447.75
an average of $97.91 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.17% of his services

29th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,095.00an average of $265.00 per time performed $1,910.84
an average of $83.08 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelashes

Service Code: 67825
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.16% of his services

30th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,939.90an average of $315.45 per time performed $2,111.12
an average of $95.96 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the face, e... +

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

Service Code: 11441
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.16% of his services

31st 158th

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: 1.1)
$8,754.02an average of $397.91 per time performed $2,607.00
an average of $118.50 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.13% of his services

32nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 0.77% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,429.98an average of $246.11 per time performed $1,296.36
an average of $72.02 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
17
times performed,
0.12% of his services

33rd 87th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.87% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,941.00an average of $173.00 per time performed $929.73
an average of $54.69 per time performed
medical
EYE

Enlargement of eyelid margin

Service Code: 67950
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.12% of his services

34th 180th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.82% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,640.00an average of $1,415.00 per time performed $5,239.36
an average of $327.46 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient ×

Service Code: 92012
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.12% of his services

35th 3rd

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

15
patients got this service, 0.77% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,080.00an average of $130.00 per time performed $865.76
an average of $54.11 per time performed
medical
EYE

Closure of tear duct opening using plug

Service Code: 68761
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.11% of his services

36th 25th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.77% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,259.00an average of $350.60 per time performed $2,363.25
an average of $157.55 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of brow paralysis

Service Code: 67900
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.09% of his services

37th 121st

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

13
patients got this service, 0.67% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,447.05an average of $1,572.85 per time performed $4,532.19
an average of $348.63 per time performed
medical
EYE

Snip incision of tear-drainage opening at inner corner of... +

Snip incision of tear-drainage opening at inner corner of the eye ×

Service Code: 68440
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.09% of his services

38th 188th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.67% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,070.04an average of $313.08 per time performed $732.16
an average of $56.32 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of up to and including 15 skin tags

Service Code: 11200
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.09% of his services

39th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.67% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,704.00an average of $208.00 per time performed $751.40
an average of $57.80 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Relocation of patient skin to nose, ears, eyelids, and/or... +

Relocation of patient skin to nose, ears, eyelids, and/or lips (20 sq centimeters or less) ×

Service Code: 15260
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.09% of his services

40th 147th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.62% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$32,279.00an average of $2,483.00 per time performed $8,617.05
an average of $662.85 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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Stephen J. Laquis
Average for Ophthalmology Providers in Florida

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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