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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, $298 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
394
Rank: 88th
out of 202 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,930
Rank: 58th
out of 202 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.9 This Provider
Avg 4.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$148K
Rank: 31st
out of 202 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$375 This Provider
Avg $298

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

All Services

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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, onabotulinumtoxina, 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
791
times performed,
41% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

51
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,652.66an average of $17.26 per time performed $3,171.91
an average of $4.01 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Examination to assess movement of vocal cord flaps using ... +

Examination to assess movement of vocal cord flaps using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31579
Performed in an office
286
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 29th

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

182
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$202,931.30an average of $709.55 per time performed $45,445.40
an average of $158.90 per time performed
medical

Behavioral and qualitative analysis of voice and resonance +

Behavioral and qualitative analysis of voice and resonance ×

Service Code: 92524
Performed in an office
150
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

93
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$38,614.50an average of $257.43 per time performed $9,966.00
an average of $66.44 per time performed
medical

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on one side of voice box accessed through the skin ×

Service Code: 64617
Performed in an office
125
times performed,
6% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

54
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$158,251.25an average of $1,266.01 per time performed $26,945.00
an average of $215.56 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope ×

Service Code: 31575
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 6th

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

48
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$21,640.05an average of $379.65 per time performed $5,016.00
an average of $88.00 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Treatment of speech, language, voice, communication, and/... +

Treatment of speech, language, voice, communication, and/or hearing processing disorder ×

Service Code: 92507
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
3% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

41
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,204.08an average of $217.93 per time performed $3,470.32
an average of $61.97 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Voice box procedure

Service Code: 31599
Performed in a facility
54
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

39
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$64,888.02an average of $1,201.63 per time performed $12,636.00
an average of $234.00 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
50
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 12th

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

50
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,408.00an average of $488.16 per time performed $6,200.50
an average of $124.01 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
50
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 15th

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

38
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,386.00an average of $127.72 per time performed $1,625.50
an average of $32.51 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
47
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 5th

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

47
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,950.23an average of $318.09 per time performed $3,387.76
an average of $72.08 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Fluoroscopic and video recorded motion evaluation of swal... +

Fluoroscopic and video recorded motion evaluation of swallowing function ×

Service Code: 92611
Performed in a facility
43
times performed,
2% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

41
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,299.90an average of $309.30 per time performed $2,950.23
an average of $68.61 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
42
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 1st

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

40
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$9,027.90an average of $214.95 per time performed $2,239.02
an average of $53.31 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Treatment of swallowing and/or oral feeding function

Service Code: 92526
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
2% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,893.88an average of $237.72 per time performed $1,906.75
an average of $65.75 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Functional assessment of the voice box

Service Code: 92520
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.93% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,715.92an average of $206.44 per time performed $1,074.78
an average of $59.71 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Removal of growth of tongue and/or vocal cord stripping u... +

Removal of growth of tongue and/or vocal cord stripping using an endoscope with operating microscope or telescope ×

Service Code: 31541
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.88% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,016.95an average of $883.35 per time performed $3,534.81
an average of $207.93 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
13
times performed,
0.67% of his services

16th 3rd

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,106.05an average of $315.85 per time performed $986.31
an average of $75.87 per time performed
medical

Evaluation of speech sound production

Service Code: 92522
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.57% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,739.00an average of $249.00 per time performed $168.85
an average of $15.35 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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Adam M Klein
Average for Otolaryngology Providers in Georgia

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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