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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, $238 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,580
Rank: 40th
out of 231 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
9,094
Rank: 33rd
out of 231 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.8 This Provider
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$273K
Rank: 66th
out of 231 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$173 This Provider
Avg $238

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

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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
4,186
times performed,
46% of her services

1st 1st

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

518
patients got this service, 33% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$146,510.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $16,660.28
an average of $3.98 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
1,237
times performed,
14% of her services

2nd 2nd

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

931
patients got this service, 59% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$154,625.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $54,910.43
an average of $44.39 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
899
times performed,
10% of her services

3rd 3rd

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

648
patients got this service, 41% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$139,345.00an average of $155.00 per time performed $32,723.60
an average of $36.40 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
572
times performed,
6% of her services

4th 6th

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

444
patients got this service, 28% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$45,760.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $15,998.84
an average of $27.97 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
556
times performed,
6% of her services

5th 4th

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

463
patients got this service, 29% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$111,200.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $35,800.84
an average of $64.39 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
395
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 7th

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

324
patients got this service, 21% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$82,950.00an average of $210.00 per time performed $27,701.35
an average of $70.13 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
249
times performed,
3% of her services

7th 8th

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

148
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$43,575.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $17,808.48
an average of $71.52 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
192
times performed,
2% of her services

8th 10th

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

192
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,880.00an average of $140.00 per time performed $8,496.00
an average of $44.25 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
190
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 9th

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

118
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,350.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $4,584.70
an average of $24.13 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
112
times performed,
1% of her services

10th 11th

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

112
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,400.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $6,416.48
an average of $57.29 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, un... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, underarms, trunk, arms, and/or legs ×

Service Code: 12032
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.56% of her services

11th 21st

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

47
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$30,600.00an average of $600.00 per time performed $11,361.27
an average of $222.77 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.47% of her services

12th 22nd

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$15,050.00an average of $350.00 per time performed $3,966.32
an average of $92.24 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.44% of her services

13th 47th

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

40
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,400.00an average of $210.00 per time performed $3,228.40
an average of $80.71 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11602
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.4% of her services

14th 27th

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,100.00an average of $475.00 per time performed $3,266.64
an average of $90.74 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 1... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99201
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.38% of her services

15th 34th

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,800.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $838.25
an average of $23.95 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Biopsy of ear

Service Code: 69100
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.33% of her services

16th 32nd

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,000.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $1,772.70
an average of $59.09 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of up to and including 15 skin tags

Service Code: 11200
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.32% of her services

17th 49th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,785.00an average of $165.00 per time performed $1,319.50
an average of $45.50 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

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

Removal of growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11401
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.18% of her services

18th 35th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,400.00an average of $275.00 per time performed $992.80
an average of $62.05 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

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

Removal of growth (0.5 centimeters or less) of the trunk, arms or legs ×

Service Code: 11400
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.18% of her services

19th 48th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.95% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,600.00an average of $225.00 per time performed $864.00
an average of $54.00 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17272
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.18% of her services

20th 58th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.89% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,000.00an average of $375.00 per time performed $1,784.96
an average of $111.56 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less) of the scalp, u... +

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less) of the scalp, underarms, trunk, arms, and/or legs ×

Service Code: 12031
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.16% of her services

21st 72nd

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

15
patients got this service, 0.95% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,125.00an average of $475.00 per time performed $2,450.10
an average of $163.34 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, or lips ×

Service Code: 11642
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.14% of her services

22nd 33rd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.82% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,825.00an average of $525.00 per time performed $1,403.22
an average of $107.94 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 5.0 centimeters) of face, ears, e... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 5.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, and/or mouth ×

Service Code: 12052
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.13% of her services

23rd 39th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.76% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,200.00an average of $600.00 per time performed $2,495.40
an average of $207.95 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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Melanie Rebecca Walter
Average for Dermatology Providers in Virginia

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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