Treatment Tracker

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, $231 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
569
Rank: 71st
out of 352 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,366
Rank: 8th
out of 352 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12.9 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$351K
Rank: 9th
out of 352 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$617 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $231

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 28 different services in 2015
(14 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
MEDICINE

Therapeutic massage to 1 or more areas, each 15 minutes

Service Code: 97124
Performed in an office
1,802
times performed,
24% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

437
patients got this service, 77% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$99,110.00an average of $55.00 per time performed $34,310.08
an average of $19.04 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Strapping of ankle and/or foot

Service Code: 29540
Performed in an office
1,613
times performed,
22% of his services

2nd 16th

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

522
patients got this service, 92% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$142,895.67an average of $88.59 per time performed $46,293.10
an average of $28.70 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Application of ultrasound to 1 or more areas, each 15 min... +

Application of ultrasound to 1 or more areas, each 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 97035
Performed in an office
1,274
times performed,
17% of his services

3rd 28th

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

360
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$57,330.00an average of $45.00 per time performed $10,727.08
an average of $8.42 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient home visit, typically 40 minutes

Service Code: 99349
Performed in an office
1,245
times performed,
17% of his services

4th 34th

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

407
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$249,000.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $119,532.45
an average of $96.01 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs

Service Code: 93922
Performed in an office
344
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 46th

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

338
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$61,920.00an average of $180.00 per time performed $23,918.32
an average of $69.53 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11730
Performed in an office
266
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 24th

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

218
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$39,900.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $21,274.68
an average of $79.98 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
199
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 2nd

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

74
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$17,259.27an average of $86.73 per time performed $10,692.27
an average of $53.73 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient home visit, typically 45 minutes

Service Code: 99343
Performed in an office
191
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 23rd

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

191
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$38,200.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $17,585.37
an average of $92.07 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Incision of joint capsule of foot and toe

Service Code: 28270
Performed in an office
121
times performed,
2% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

35
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$56,975.27an average of $470.87 per time performed $33,082.61
an average of $273.41 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient home visit, typically 25 minutes

Service Code: 99348
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 9th

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

97
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$19,005.17an average of $188.17 per time performed $7,042.73
an average of $69.73 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
87
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 14th

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

42
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,080.43an average of $69.89 per time performed $1,788.72
an average of $20.56 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of foot tendon

Service Code: 28208
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.33% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,599.92an average of $608.33 per time performed $5,882.64
an average of $245.11 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient home visit, typically 15 minutes

Service Code: 99347
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.3% of his services

13th 37th

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$3,950.10an average of $179.55 per time performed $1,010.68
an average of $45.94 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
11
times performed,
0.15% of his services

14th 6th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,674.97an average of $152.27 per time performed $999.46
an average of $90.86 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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