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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $347 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 7 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
398
Rank: 1049th
out of 2,814 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,822
Rank: 738th
out of 2,814 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.1 This Provider
Avg 6.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$75.1K
Rank: 1696th
out of 2,814 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$189 This Provider
Avg $347

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 76 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
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
455
times performed,
16% of his services

1st 4th

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

277
patients got this service, 70% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$6,825.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $1,324.05
an average of $2.91 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
387
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

205
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$75,465.00an average of $195.00 per time performed $33,285.87
an average of $86.01 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
333
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 31st

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

229
patients got this service, 58% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$19,980.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $3,846.15
an average of $11.55 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
277
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 24th

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

223
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$11,911.00an average of $43.00 per time performed $2,866.95
an average of $10.35 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
217
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 1st

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

151
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$29,295.00an average of $135.00 per time performed $12,453.63
an average of $57.39 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
185
times performed,
7% of his services

6th 29th

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

160
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$13,690.00an average of $74.00 per time performed $2,430.90
an average of $13.14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
162
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 37th

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

135
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,988.00an average of $74.00 per time performed $3,630.42
an average of $22.41 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 76th

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

121
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,024.00an average of $24.00 per time performed $525.42
an average of $4.17 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 39th

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

58
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,140.00an average of $36.00 per time performed $1,455.90
an average of $12.66 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 65th

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

47
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,555.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $877.46
an average of $12.02 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.99% of his services

11th 41st

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.3)
$700.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $146.72
an average of $5.24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85652
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.89% of his services

12th 213th

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

20
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$450.00an average of $18.00 per time performed $90.25
an average of $3.61 per time performed
drug

Vaccine for influenza administered into muscle to individ... +

Vaccine for influenza administered into muscle to individuals 3 years of age and older ×

Service Code: 90686
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.85% of his services

13th 61st

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

24
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$576.00an average of $24.00 per time performed $426.96
an average of $17.79 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.85% of his services

14th 8th

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

24
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$697.92an average of $29.08 per time performed $684.00
an average of $28.50 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.74% of his services

15th 193rd

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

21
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,680.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $515.13
an average of $24.53 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.57% of his services

16th 152nd

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,280.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $392.48
an average of $24.53 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.53% of his services

17th 99th

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$810.00an average of $54.00 per time performed $301.50
an average of $20.10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Analysis for antibody borrelia burgdorferi (lyme disease ... +

Analysis for antibody borrelia burgdorferi (lyme disease bacteria) ×

Service Code: 86618
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.46% of his services

18th 439th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$780.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $295.36
an average of $22.72 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face vis... +

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face visit, services limited to new beneficiary during the first 12 months of medicare enrollment ×

Service Code: G0402
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.43% of his services

19th 120th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,182.20an average of $181.85 per time performed $2,138.52
an average of $178.21 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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Richard J Lesko
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in New Jersey

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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