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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, $254 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
2,444
Rank: 13th
out of 589 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
16,856
Rank: 16th
out of 589 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.9 This Provider
Avg 5.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$570K
Rank: 34th
out of 589 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$233 This Provider
Avg $254

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 72 different services in 2015
(49 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
7,245
times performed,
43% of his services

1st 1st

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

1,174
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$39,557.70an average of $5.46 per time performed $28,183.05
an average of $3.89 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
4,051
times performed,
24% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

2,123
patients got this service, 87% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$282,962.35an average of $69.85 per time performed $197,891.35
an average of $48.85 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
2,565
times performed,
15% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

1,552
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$133,687.80an average of $52.12 per time performed $92,288.70
an average of $35.98 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
1,069
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 6th

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

837
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$106,055.49an average of $99.21 per time performed $76,070.04
an average of $71.16 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
509
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 10th

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

509
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$53,103.97an average of $104.33 per time performed $36,678.54
an average of $72.06 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
258
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 4th

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

241
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$23,018.76an average of $89.22 per time performed $17,141.52
an average of $66.44 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17281
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
0.87% of his services

7th 39th

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

131
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$21,918.98an average of $150.13 per time performed $16,208.92
an average of $111.02 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 face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17282
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
0.78% of his services

8th 41st

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

113
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$24,331.94an average of $185.74 per time performed $18,347.86
an average of $140.06 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
117
times performed,
0.69% of his services

9th 23rd

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

93
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,368.65an average of $148.45 per time performed $13,349.70
an average of $114.10 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
0.65% of his services

10th 12th

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

69
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$14,795.00an average of $134.50 per time performed $10,551.20
an average of $95.92 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
104
times performed,
0.62% of his services

11th 52nd

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

95
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,266.32an average of $108.33 per time performed $7,974.72
an average of $76.68 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Acne surgery

Service Code: 10040
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
0.43% of his services

12th 59th

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

67
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,845.84an average of $80.08 per time performed $4,058.07
an average of $55.59 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
71
times performed,
0.42% of his services

13th 54th

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

66
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,035.92an average of $169.52 per time performed $8,968.72
an average of $126.32 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
32
times performed,
0.19% of his services

14th 9th

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

29
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,001.60an average of $31.30 per time performed $760.32
an average of $23.76 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17261
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.19% of his services

15th 40th

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

29
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,672.00an average of $114.75 per time performed $2,793.60
an average of $87.30 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17111
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.19% of his services

16th 35th

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

21
patients got this service, 0.86% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,790.08an average of $118.44 per time performed $2,872.96
an average of $89.78 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17263
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.18% of his services

17th 98th

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

26
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,258.84an average of $169.64 per time performed $4,028.45
an average of $129.95 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17271
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.15% of his services

18th 75th

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

24
patients got this service, 0.98% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,725.54an average of $143.29 per time performed $2,848.04
an average of $109.54 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17283
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.11% of his services

19th 138th

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

18
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,202.10an average of $233.45 per time performed $3,233.70
an average of $179.65 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, ... +

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

Service Code: 11402
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.1% of his services

20th 76th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.61% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,599.30an average of $152.90 per time performed $1,833.28
an average of $107.84 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
16
times performed,
0.09% of his services

21st 5th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.61% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$662.72an average of $41.42 per time performed $519.68
an average of $32.48 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
14
times performed,
0.08% of his services

22nd 11th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.57% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$997.78an average of $71.27 per time performed $748.86
an average of $53.49 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17273
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.07% of his services

23rd 174th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.49% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,277.96an average of $189.83 per time performed $1,783.92
an average of $148.66 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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Fred Louis Speck
Average for Dermatology Providers in Texas

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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