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, $266 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,656
Rank: 31st
out of 1,056 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
15,630
Rank: 70th
out of 1,056 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.4 This Provider
Avg 8.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$541K
Rank: 26th
out of 1,056 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$327 This Provider
Avg $266

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 85 different services in 2015
(43 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
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
3,295
times performed,
21% of his services

1st 3rd

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

559
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$280,075.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $177,501.65
an average of $53.87 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab, 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
2,580
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 9th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$64,500.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $29,799.00
an average of $11.55 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
1,025
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 21st

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

462
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$148,625.00an average of $145.00 per time performed $92,803.50
an average of $90.54 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
973
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 8th

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

464
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$14,595.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $10,002.44
an average of $10.28 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
972
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 10th

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

469
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$19,440.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $11,712.60
an average of $12.05 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
860
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 12th

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

429
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$18,920.00an average of $22.00 per time performed $11,154.20
an average of $12.97 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
815
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 4th

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

438
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$61,125.00an average of $75.00 per time performed $38,011.60
an average of $46.64 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
668
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 11th

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

138
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,505.00an average of $3.75 per time performed $66.80
an average of $0.10 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
598
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 2nd

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

359
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$74,750.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $42,523.78
an average of $71.11 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
432
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 13th

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

338
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,232.00an average of $26.00 per time performed $2,678.40
an average of $6.20 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
348
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 20th

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

331
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$69,854.04an average of $200.73 per time performed $52,133.88
an average of $149.81 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
322
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 15th

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

162
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$4,830.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $4,157.02
an average of $12.91 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
320
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 25th

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

306
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$32,000.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $17,238.40
an average of $53.87 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
290
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 14th

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

61
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,800.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $142.10
an average of $0.49 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
239
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 31st

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

238
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,560.00an average of $40.00 per time performed $3,706.89
an average of $15.51 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
237
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 19th

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

236
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,925.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $5,304.06
an average of $22.38 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
217
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 17th

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

134
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,944.00an average of $32.00 per time performed $4,730.60
an average of $21.80 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 59th

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

138
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,680.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $404.88
an average of $2.41 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
0.93% of his services

19th 22nd

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.5)
$2,190.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $759.20
an average of $5.20 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
0.62% of his services

20th 39th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$485.00an average of $5.00 per time performed $43.65
an average of $0.45 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
91
times performed,
0.58% of his services

21st 6th

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

71
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$10,465.00an average of $115.00 per time performed $6,986.98
an average of $76.78 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
0.5% of his services

22nd 49th

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

65
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,950.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $1,567.80
an average of $20.10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.44% of his services

23rd 33rd

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

50
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,020.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $728.28
an average of $10.71 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
0.39% of his services

24th 72nd

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

56
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$915.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $544.73
an average of $8.93 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
60
times performed,
0.38% of his services

25th 16th

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

53
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$3,600.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $1,732.20
an average of $28.87 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.32% of his services

26th 35th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$1,000.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $109.00
an average of $2.18 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.31% of his services

27th 68th

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

48
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,225.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $790.86
an average of $16.14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Testosterone (hormone) level

Service Code: 84403
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.24% of his services

28th 188th

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,665.00an average of $45.00 per time performed $1,273.91
an average of $34.43 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home heal... +

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial im ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.24% of his services

29th 64th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,405.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $1,007.88
an average of $27.24 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.23% of his services

30th 96th

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,060.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $2,869.92
an average of $79.72 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.22% of his services

31st 55th

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,720.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $1,335.52
an average of $39.28 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
0.21% of his services

32nd 30th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,125.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $2,658.15
an average of $80.55 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.19% of his services

33rd 63rd

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,850.00an average of $95.00 per time performed $1,184.40
an average of $39.48 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Diabetes outpatient self-management training services, in... +

Diabetes outpatient self-management training services, individual, per 30 minutes ×

Service Code: G0108
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.19% of his services

34th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,740.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $1,054.15
an average of $36.35 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.17% of his services

35th 58th

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,290.00an average of $165.00 per time performed $2,409.42
an average of $92.67 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
26
times performed,
0.17% of his services

36th 43rd

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$650.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $109.72
an average of $4.22 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
24
times performed,
0.15% of his services

37th 82nd

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

24
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,204.96an average of $133.54 per time performed $1,667.04
an average of $69.46 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.15% of his services

38th 32nd

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$575.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $515.43
an average of $22.41 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.15% of his services

39th 70th

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,750.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $844.79
an average of $36.73 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.13% of his services

40th 28th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,300.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $246.60
an average of $12.33 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.11% of his services

41st 116th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,740.00an average of $220.00 per time performed $2,426.41
an average of $142.73 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.08% of his services

42nd 57th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$91.00an average of $7.00 per time performed $47.45
an average of $3.65 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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Jeffrey M Elliott
Average for Internal Medicine 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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