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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, $264 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
434
Rank: 116th
out of 206 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,729
Rank: 97th
out of 206 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.3 This Provider
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$103K
Rank: 111th
out of 206 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$238 This Provider
Avg $264

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 59 different services in 2015
(46 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

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
843
times performed,
31% of her services

1st 1st

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

131
patients got this service, 30% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$20,232.00an average of $24.00 per time performed $4,037.97
an average of $4.79 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
338
times performed,
12% of her services

2nd 3rd

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

104
patients got this service, 24% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$15,835.30an average of $46.85 per time performed $7,280.52
an average of $21.54 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
298
times performed,
11% of her services

3rd 8th

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

197
patients got this service, 45% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$29,800.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $10,167.76
an average of $34.12 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
244
times performed,
9% of her services

4th 2nd

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

200
patients got this service, 46% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$40,260.00an average of $165.00 per time performed $13,188.20
an average of $54.05 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
223
times performed,
8% of her services

5th 4th

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

165
patients got this service, 38% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$41,032.00an average of $184.00 per time performed $10,166.57
an average of $45.59 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
150
times performed,
5% of her services

6th 5th

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

125
patients got this service, 29% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$35,400.00an average of $236.00 per time performed $12,655.50
an average of $84.37 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
124
times performed,
5% of her services

7th 15th

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

80
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$47,244.00an average of $381.00 per time performed $15,235.88
an average of $122.87 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
98
times performed,
4% of her services

8th 6th

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

88
patients got this service, 20% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$23,814.00an average of $243.00 per time performed $7,405.86
an average of $75.57 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 9th

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

60
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$15,748.00an average of $254.00 per time performed $5,583.72
an average of $90.06 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 10th

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

30
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,723.00an average of $73.00 per time performed $1,396.89
an average of $27.39 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
50
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 11th

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

50
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,150.00an average of $243.00 per time performed $4,028.00
an average of $80.56 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
45
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 12th

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

45
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,605.00an average of $169.00 per time performed $2,638.35
an average of $58.63 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.7% of her services

13th 66th

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$285.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $55.86
an average of $2.94 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.

Carmen M Berger
Average for Dermatology Providers in Washington

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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