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This Provider: At A Glance

We aren’t showing our typical comparisons because this provider had an address in a different state (North Carolina) in 2013.

Number of
Patients
257
Services
Performed
1,981
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$59.6K
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$232

Office Visits

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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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Robert L. Liljeberg
Average for Orthopaedic Surgery Providers in Alabama

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 98 different services in 2013
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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
1,049
times performed,
53% of his services

1st

most performed service for this provider

96
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,983an average of $2 per time performed $52
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
91
times performed,
5% of his services

2nd

most performed service for this provider

86
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,643an average of $128 per time performed $2,538
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
90
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd

most performed service for this provider

77
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,608an average of $173 per time performed $2,885
an average of $32 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
88
times performed,
4% of his services

4th

most performed service for this provider

85
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,208an average of $82 per time performed $1,488
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
2% of his services

5th

most performed service for this provider

41
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,604an average of $62 per time performed $668
an average of $16 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
39
times performed,
2% of his services

6th

most performed service for this provider

38
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,472an average of $192 per time performed $2,291
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip, 1 view

Service Code: 73500
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
2% of his services

7th

most performed service for this provider

37
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,204an average of $58 per time performed $546
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
2% of his services

8th

most performed service for this provider

36
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,356an average of $65 per time performed $619
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
2% of his services

9th

most performed service for this provider

31
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,310an average of $70 per time performed $539
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
1% of his services

10th

most performed service for this provider

26
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,054an average of $79 per time performed $661
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both knees, standing, front to back view

Service Code: 73565
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.96% of his services

11th

most performed service for this provider

19
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,159an average of $61 per time performed $461
an average of $24 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
19
times performed,
0.96% of his services

12th

most performed service for this provider

19
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,974an average of $209 per time performed $904
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.71% of his services

13th

most performed service for this provider

12
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,002an average of $143 per time performed $270
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.61% of his services

14th

most performed service for this provider

12
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$51,660an average of $4,305 per time performed $13,690
an average of $1,141 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
12
times performed,
0.61% of his services

15th

most performed service for this provider

12
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,228an average of $352 per time performed $784
an average of $65 per time performed

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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