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, $163 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
319
Rank: 58th
out of 63 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,215
Rank: 55th
out of 63 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.8 This Provider
Avg 3.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$45.7K
Rank: 55th
out of 63 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$143 This Provider
Avg $163

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

All Services

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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

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in an office
419
times performed,
34% of her services

1st 1st

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

165
patients got this service, 52% of her patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$41,900.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $12,486.20
an average of $29.80 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
163
times performed,
13% of her services

2nd 3rd

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

109
patients got this service, 34% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$13,040.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $4,844.36
an average of $29.72 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
135
times performed,
11% of her services

3rd 2nd

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

120
patients got this service, 38% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$10,800.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $6,754.05
an average of $50.03 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
119
times performed,
10% of her services

4th 4th

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

75
patients got this service, 24% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$9,520.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $2,221.73
an average of $18.67 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
99
times performed,
8% of her services

5th 5th

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

99
patients got this service, 31% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,385.00an average of $115.00 per time performed $7,314.12
an average of $73.88 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of single thickened skin growth

Service Code: 11055
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 17th

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

31
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,484.00an average of $54.00 per time performed $1,311.00
an average of $28.50 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of 2 to 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11056
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
3% of her services

7th 9th

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

26
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,720.00an average of $68.00 per time performed $1,699.20
an average of $42.48 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of arm or leg

Service Code: 76882
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 26th

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

22
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,739.00an average of $47.00 per time performed $937.95
an average of $25.35 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
2% of her services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

22
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,645.00an average of $115.00 per time performed $1,638.75
an average of $71.25 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
22
times performed,
2% of her services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

22
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$880.00an average of $40.00 per time performed $500.28
an average of $22.74 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
1% of her services

11th 29th

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$80.00an average of $5.00 per time performed $20.80
an average of $1.30 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
1% of her services

12th 18th

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,524.00an average of $348.00 per time performed $1,936.61
an average of $148.97 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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Heidi Marie Christie
Average for Podiatrist Providers in Alabama

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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