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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $251 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
2,050
Rank: 15th
out of 1,120 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,564
Rank: 11th
out of 1,120 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.6 This Provider
Avg 5.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$525K
Rank: 18th
out of 1,120 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$256 This Provider
Avg $251

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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Christopher C. Mason
Average for Podiatry Providers in Florida

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, from Jan. 2012 to June 2013.

Individuals

TIMOTHY FARLEY

JESSE JOHNSON

GLEN DAVIS

IRWIN WEINSTEIN

RONALD KNIPE

Organizations

QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINI...

ADVENTIST HEALTH SYSTEM...

Patients saw before

Christopher C. Mason

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 22 different services in 2012
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
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
4,052
times performed,
30% of his services

1st 3rd

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

1,420
patients got this service, 69% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$202,600an average of $50 per time performed $125,612
an average of $31 per time performed
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
2,547
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

1,045
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$152,820an average of $60 per time performed $114,615
an average of $45 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
1,052
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 42nd

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

438
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$10,520an average of $10 per time performed $3,156
an average of $3 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
929
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 7th

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

534
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$51,095an average of $55 per time performed $22,296
an average of $24 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in an office
891
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 1st

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

584
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$44,550an average of $50 per time performed $29,403
an average of $33 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin and tissue first 20 sq cm or less

Service Code: 11042
Performed in an office
799
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 15th

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

195
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$103,870an average of $130 per time performed $66,317
an average of $83 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
523
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 12th

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

330
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$23,535an average of $45 per time performed $10,983
an average of $21 per time performed
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
478
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 6th

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

478
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$45,410an average of $95 per time performed $32,982
an average of $69 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11730
Performed in an office
426
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 10th

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

268
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$42,600an average of $100 per time performed $31,098
an average of $73 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
422
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 20th

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

227
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$31,650an average of $75 per time performed $16,880
an average of $40 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73610
Performed in an office
384
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 46th

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

240
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$23,040an average of $60 per time performed $9,984
an average of $26 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

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

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into nerve of foot ×

Service Code: 64455
Performed in an office
319
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 54th

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

90
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$23,925an average of $75 per time performed $10,208
an average of $32 per time performed
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
246
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 49th

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

143
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$18,450an average of $75 per time performed $9,594
an average of $39 per time performed
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
189
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 23rd

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

189
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,175an average of $75 per time performed $9,828
an average of $52 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
0.8% of his services

15th 33rd

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

97
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$13,500an average of $125 per time performed $9,396
an average of $87 per time performed
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
49
times performed,
0.36% of his services

16th 39th

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,675an average of $75 per time performed $1,862
an average of $38 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11732
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.35% of his services

17th 52nd

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

41
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$4,700an average of $100 per time performed $1,316
an average of $28 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of multiple abscess

Service Code: 10061
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.27% of his services

18th 69th

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: 1.2)
$6,660an average of $180 per time performed $5,254
an average of $142 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.18% of his services

19th 112th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.83% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,200an average of $800 per time performed $5,040
an average of $210 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of cysts

Service Code: 20612
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.13% of his services

20th 201st

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

11
patients got this service, 0.54% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,275an average of $75 per time performed $731
an average of $43 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of deformity of first long bone at toe joint

Service Code: 28289
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.1% of his services

21st Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.54% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,000an average of $1,000 per time performed $5,796
an average of $414 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.08% of his services

22nd 44th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.54% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,750an average of $250 per time performed $1,694
an average of $154 per time performed

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.

Notes: This provider has a self-reported specialty of "Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery." In some cases the self-reported specialty may differ from the specialty listed above, which comes from Medicare. Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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