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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, $474 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
301
Rank: 15th
out of 29 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,418
Rank: 16th
out of 29 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.7 This Provider
Avg 8.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$95.4K
Rank: 13th
out of 29 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$317 This Provider
Avg $474

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

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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

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in a facility
141
times performed,
10% of his services

1st 31st

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

98
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$24,669.36an average of $174.96 per time performed $8,413.47
an average of $59.67 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves ... +

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves with imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64636
Performed in a facility
100
times performed,
7% of his services

2nd 15th

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

25
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$51,809.00an average of $518.09 per time performed $5,010.00
an average of $50.10 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 a facility
98
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 19th

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

69
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$11,750.20an average of $119.90 per time performed $3,732.82
an average of $38.09 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower o... +

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower or sacral spine nerve root using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64483
Performed in a facility
96
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 12th

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

71
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$87,168.00an average of $908.00 per time performed $10,228.80
an average of $106.55 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in a facility
83
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 55th

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

59
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,536.10an average of $66.70 per time performed $3,024.52
an average of $36.44 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 a facility
79
times performed,
6% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

79
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$26,051.04an average of $329.76 per time performed $10,287.38
an average of $130.22 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Moderate sedation services by physician also performing a... +

Moderate sedation services by physician also performing a procedure, patient 5 years of age or older, first 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99144
Performed in a facility
68
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 7th

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

50
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,924.00an average of $43.00 per time performed $2,251.48
an average of $33.11 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Fluoroscopic guidance for spine or spinal canal injection +

Fluoroscopic guidance for spine or spinal canal injection ×

Service Code: 77003
Performed in a facility
63
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 32nd

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

48
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,717.00an average of $59.00 per time performed $1,432.62
an average of $22.74 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Fluoroscopic guidance for insertion of needle

Service Code: 77002
Performed in a facility
53
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 84th

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

45
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,862.00an average of $54.00 per time performed $1,046.75
an average of $19.75 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64493
Performed in a facility
51
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 25th

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

39
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$40,098.24an average of $786.24 per time performed $4,737.90
an average of $92.90 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64494
Performed in a facility
47
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 28th

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

36
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$18,468.18an average of $392.94 per time performed $2,537.06
an average of $53.98 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower o... +

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower or sacral spine nerve root using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64484
Performed in a facility
45
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 23rd

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

35
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$13,500.00an average of $300.00 per time performed $1,910.25
an average of $42.45 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves ... +

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64635
Performed in a facility
44
times performed,
3% of his services

13th 24th

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

26
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$52,800.00an average of $1,200.00 per time performed $8,075.32
an average of $183.53 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, other peripheral nerve or ... +

Injection of anesthetic agent, other peripheral nerve or branch ×

Service Code: 64450
Performed in a facility
42
times performed,
3% of his services

14th 64th

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

21
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,876.18an average of $92.29 per time performed $1,086.54
an average of $25.87 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection procedure into sacroiliac joint for anesthetic ... +

Injection procedure into sacroiliac joint for anesthetic or steroid ×

Service Code: 27096
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 47th

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

28
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$20,490.88an average of $640.34 per time performed $2,655.68
an average of $82.99 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64495
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 39th

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

22
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$11,025.00an average of $393.75 per time performed $1,588.44
an average of $56.73 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
2% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

24
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,316.95an average of $122.85 per time performed $647.19
an average of $23.97 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of substances into lower or sacral spine

Service Code: 62311
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
2% of his services

18th 8th

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

23
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$11,752.00an average of $452.00 per time performed $1,617.20
an average of $62.20 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of substances into upper or middle spine

Service Code: 62310
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
2% of his services

19th 34th

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

20
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$16,650.00an average of $666.00 per time performed $2,139.50
an average of $85.58 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretatio... +

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle ×

Service Code: 76942
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
1% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,880.00an average of $94.00 per time performed $534.20
an average of $26.71 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 a facility
17
times performed,
1% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,876.00an average of $228.00 per time performed $1,522.18
an average of $89.54 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
1% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,828.00an average of $176.75 per time performed $271.84
an average of $16.99 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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