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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $355 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
436
Rank: 126th
out of 238 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,581
Rank: 81st
out of 238 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.2 This Provider
Avg 6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$145K
Rank: 139th
out of 238 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$332 This Provider
Avg $355

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.

Who Patients See Before and After This Provider

Providers often refer their patients to a small network of other providers and organizations. Here’s who patients saw the most patients within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Individuals

TIMOTHY EAKES

CHARLES WOOD

ROBERT HUTTO

ANDREW OSBORNE

PETER DICHIARA

Organizations

TROY HOSPITAL HEALTH CARE

SOUTHEAST ALABAMA RURAL...

Patients saw before

ROBERT LILJEBERG M.D.

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 116 different services in 2014
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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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
2,040
times performed,
57% of his services

1st 13th

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

153
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$12,240an average of $6 per time performed $224
an average of $0 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
222
times performed,
6% of his services

2nd 1st

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

149
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$27,861an average of $126 per time performed $11,495
an average of $52 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 an office
220
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

127
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$14,080an average of $64 per time performed $8,699
an average of $40 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
164
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 6th

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

129
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$12,792an average of $78 per time performed $5,023
an average of $31 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
155
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 7th

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

155
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,945an average of $219 per time performed $10,509
an average of $68 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
135
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 8th

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

105
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$25,650an average of $190 per time performed $9,793
an average of $73 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
62
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 25th

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

62
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,830an average of $465 per time performed $6,352
an average of $102 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 3 or more muscles

Service Code: 20553
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.7% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,950an average of $158 per time performed $1,160
an average of $46 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
24
times performed,
0.67% of his services

9th 30th

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

24
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,528an average of $147 per time performed $1,214
an average of $51 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20605
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.64% of his services

10th 40th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,380an average of $60 per time performed $714
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.59% of his services

11th 41st

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

21
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,494an average of $214 per time performed $1,987
an average of $95 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.39% of his services

12th 28th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$88,760an average of $6,340 per time performed $13,940
an average of $996 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20600
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.31% of his services

13th 63rd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$594an average of $54 per time performed $315
an average of $29 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.

Robert L Liljeberg
Average for Orthopaedic Surgery 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 2013 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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