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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, $184 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,874
Rank: 98th
out of 565 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,818
Rank: 60th
out of 565 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.6 This Provider
Avg 3.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$226K
Rank: 152nd
out of 565 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$121 This Provider
Avg $184

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 31 different services in 2015
(7 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
1,236
times performed,
18% of his services

1st 6th

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

764
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$117,420.00an average of $95.00 per time performed $54,655.92
an average of $44.22 per time performed
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 an office
1,072
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 30th

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

730
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$32,160.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $5,842.40
an average of $5.45 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
711
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 43rd

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

311
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$46,215.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $20,874.96
an average of $29.36 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
686
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 8th

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

159
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$72,030.00an average of $105.00 per time performed $36,824.48
an average of $53.68 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at lea... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at least 12 leads ×

Service Code: 93005
Performed in an office
684
times performed,
10% of his services

5th 35th

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

464
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$23,940.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $3,399.48
an average of $4.97 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
514
times performed,
8% of his services

6th 3rd

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

505
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$151,630.00an average of $295.00 per time performed $24,147.72
an average of $46.98 per time performed
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
363
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 1st

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

309
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$10,890.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $2,297.79
an average of $6.33 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including a... +

Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers ×

Service Code: 93970
Performed in a facility
337
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 97th

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

309
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$45,495.00an average of $135.00 per time performed $8,613.72
an average of $25.56 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on ... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in a facility
218
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 40th

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

213
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$27,250.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $6,380.86
an average of $29.27 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
204
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 13th

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

143
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$30,600.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $15,783.48
an average of $77.37 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
115
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 19th

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

113
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,750.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $1,915.90
an average of $16.66 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
114
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 14th

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

112
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,840.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $1,239.18
an average of $10.87 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 an office
107
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 11th

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

107
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$102,720.00an average of $960.00 per time performed $15,074.16
an average of $140.88 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs

Service Code: 93923
Performed in a facility
69
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 156th

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

68
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,970.00an average of $130.00 per time performed $1,109.52
an average of $16.08 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
52
times performed,
0.76% of his services

15th 23rd

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

45
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,800.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $5,299.84
an average of $101.92 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
51
times performed,
0.75% of his services

16th 2nd

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

50
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,375.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $3,246.66
an average of $63.66 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
48
times performed,
0.7% of his services

17th 21st

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

48
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,000.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $5,076.96
an average of $105.77 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lea... +

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker including device connection, recording, and disconnection ×

Service Code: 93288
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.63% of his services

18th 45th

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,655.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $1,062.96
an average of $24.72 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in a facility
37
times performed,
0.54% of his services

19th 68th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,255.00an average of $115.00 per time performed $722.98
an average of $19.54 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 70 minutes per day

Service Code: 99220
Performed in a facility
36
times performed,
0.53% of his services

20th 87th

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,000.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $4,940.64
an average of $137.24 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
20
times performed,
0.29% of his services

21st 20th

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

18
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,100.00an average of $305.00 per time performed $3,015.00
an average of $150.75 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 50 minutes

Service Code: 99219
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.25% of his services

22nd 114th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,975.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $1,711.90
an average of $100.70 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Follow-up or limited ultrasound examination of heart

Service Code: 93308
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.19% of his services

23rd 41st

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

11
patients got this service, 0.59% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,250.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $251.16
an average of $19.32 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both ... +

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both legs ×

Service Code: 93925
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.16% of his services

24th 129th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.59% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,375.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $324.61
an average of $29.51 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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