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MICHELLE GERDES-BOELENS DPM

501 S WHITE ST SUITE 27, MT PLEASANT, IA, 52641 | (319) 385-6756

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $179 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
531
Rank: 27th
out of 65 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,804
Rank: 10th
out of 65 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.2 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$124K
Rank: 17th
out of 65 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$234 This Provider
Avg $179

Note: About 13% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in her office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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 her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 49 different services in 2015
(26 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 1 to 5 finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11720
Performed in an office
808
times performed,
21% of her services

1st 10th

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

232
patients got this service, 44% of her patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$56,568.08an average of $70.01 per time performed $16,321.60
an average of $20.20 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in an office
564
times performed,
15% of her services

2nd 1st

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

154
patients got this service, 29% of her patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$50,760.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $16,209.36
an average of $28.74 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Trimming of fingernails or toenails

Service Code: 11719
Performed in an office
380
times performed,
10% of her services

3rd 22nd

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

128
patients got this service, 24% of her patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$15,200.00an average of $40.00 per time performed $2,979.20
an average of $7.84 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
286
times performed,
8% of her services

4th 3rd

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

160
patients got this service, 30% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$22,880.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $8,228.22
an average of $28.77 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin and tissue first 20 sq cm or less

Service Code: 11042
Performed in a facility
213
times performed,
6% of her services

5th 20th

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

51
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$50,630.10an average of $237.70 per time performed $8,822.46
an average of $41.42 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97597
Performed in an office
163
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 9th

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

61
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$13,855.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $8,513.49
an average of $52.23 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin and tissue first 20 sq cm or less

Service Code: 11042
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
3% of her services

7th 14th

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

27
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$28,989.87an average of $235.69 per time performed $9,731.76
an average of $79.12 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 a facility
103
times performed,
3% of her services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

38
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,240.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $1,830.31
an average of $17.77 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of single thickened skin growth

Service Code: 11055
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
3% of her services

9th 8th

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

58
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$9,649.54an average of $95.54 per time performed $3,157.26
an average of $31.26 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97597
Performed in a facility
80
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 29th

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

34
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$6,800.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $1,451.20
an average of $18.14 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of 2 to 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11056
Performed in an office
79
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 4th

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

38
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$10,310.29an average of $130.51 per time performed $2,992.52
an average of $37.88 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
1% of her services

12th 11th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$255.00an average of $5.00 per time performed $5.10
an average of $0.10 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
47
times performed,
1% of her services

13th 5th

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

47
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,165.00an average of $195.00 per time performed $3,081.79
an average of $65.57 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.97% of her services

14th 6th

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

30
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,619.97an average of $70.81 per time performed $686.35
an average of $18.55 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 a facility
27
times performed,
0.71% of her services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,265.00an average of $195.00 per time performed $1,485.00
an average of $55.00 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99307
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.71% of her services

16th 26th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,890.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $797.31
an average of $29.53 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
26
times performed,
0.68% of her services

17th 2nd

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,250.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $1,039.74
an average of $39.99 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 1 to 5 finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11720
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.6% of her services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,610.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $259.67
an average of $11.29 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.53% of her services

19th 16th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$1,800.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $326.40
an average of $16.32 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.47% of her services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,070.00an average of $115.00 per time performed $923.76
an average of $51.32 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient assisted living visit, typically 25 m... +

Established patient assisted living visit, typically 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99335
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.42% of her services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,320.00an average of $145.00 per time performed $976.16
an average of $61.01 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient assisted living visit, typically 15 m... +

Established patient assisted living visit, typically 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99334
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.42% of her services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,440.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $629.60
an average of $39.35 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Trimming of fingernails or toenails

Service Code: 11719
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.34% of her services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$520.00an average of $40.00 per time performed $56.29
an average of $4.33 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.

Michelle R Gerdes-boelens
Average for Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery Providers in Iowa

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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