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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, $1,303 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 83 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
497
Rank: 22nd
out of 96 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
52,105
Rank: 20th
out of 96 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
104.8 This Provider
Avg 83.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$971K
Rank: 19th
out of 96 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,953 This Provider
Avg $1,303

Note: About 74% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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

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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
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, oxaliplatin, 0.5 mg

Service Code: J9263
Performed in an office
5,930
times performed,
11% of his services

1st 5th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$68,195.00an average of $11.50 per time performed $2,490.60
an average of $0.42 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant, 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
5,250
times performed,
10% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

28
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$21,000.00an average of $4.00 per time performed $7,140.00
an average of $1.36 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel protein-bound particles, 1 mg

Service Code: J9264
Performed in an office
4,500
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 6th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$99,000.00an average of $22.00 per time performed $34,515.00
an average of $7.67 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
1,424
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 4th

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

86
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$2,919.20an average of $2.05 per time performed $156.64
an average of $0.11 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hcl, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
935
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 7th

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

68
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$79,802.25an average of $85.35 per time performed $14,819.75
an average of $15.85 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, granisetron hydrochloride, 100 mcg

Service Code: J1626
Performed in an office
721
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 12th

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

43
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$12,408.41an average of $17.21 per time performed $281.19
an average of $0.39 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
614
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 18th

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

150
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$16,277.14an average of $26.51 per time performed $1,805.16
an average of $2.94 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
369
times performed,
0.71% of his services

8th 11th

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

157
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$187,776.72an average of $508.88 per time performed $27,818.91
an average of $75.39 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
250
times performed,
0.48% of his services

9th 21st

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

151
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$117,750.00an average of $471.00 per time performed $25,460.00
an average of $101.84 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
235
times performed,
0.45% of his services

10th 22nd

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

123
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$27,828.70an average of $118.42 per time performed $3,987.95
an average of $16.97 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
235
times performed,
0.45% of his services

11th 16th

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

102
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$38,779.70an average of $165.02 per time performed $5,421.45
an average of $23.07 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, leucovorin calcium, per 50 mg

Service Code: J0640
Performed in an office
232
times performed,
0.45% of his services

12th 33rd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,320.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $675.12
an average of $2.91 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
223
times performed,
0.43% of his services

13th 35th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$28,381.21an average of $127.27 per time performed $682.38
an average of $3.06 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
189
times performed,
0.36% of his services

14th 37th

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

49
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$102,369.96an average of $541.64 per time performed $14,919.66
an average of $78.94 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride, 200 mg

Service Code: J9201
Performed in an office
177
times performed,
0.34% of his services

15th 28th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$45,312.00an average of $256.00 per time performed $1,145.19
an average of $6.47 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
169
times performed,
0.32% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

37
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$278,770.57an average of $1,649.53 per time performed $28,973.36
an average of $171.44 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
133
times performed,
0.26% of his services

17th 29th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$798.00an average of $6.00 per time performed $215.46
an average of $1.62 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
101
times performed,
0.19% of his services

18th 26th

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

31
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$44,880.36an average of $444.36 per time performed $5,536.82
an average of $54.82 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.13% of his services

19th 40th

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

39
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$12,540.00an average of $190.00 per time performed $1,415.70
an average of $21.45 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.11% of his services

20th 31st

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

44
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$3,480.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $1,118.82
an average of $19.29 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
0.11% of his services

21st 42nd

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

39
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$13,230.00an average of $236.25 per time performed $2,663.36
an average of $47.56 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hcl, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.1% of his services

22nd 43rd

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

39
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$684.23an average of $12.91 per time performed $23.85
an average of $0.45 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.08% of his services

23rd 46th

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$5,500.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $513.92
an average of $11.68 per time performed
medical
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.08% of his services

24th 53rd

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

32
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$852.18an average of $20.29 per time performed $29.82
an average of $0.71 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
38
times performed,
0.07% of his services

25th 19th

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

31
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$12,277.04an average of $323.08 per time performed $1,795.50
an average of $47.25 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.06% of his services

26th 54th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,875.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $448.26
an average of $14.46 per time performed
medical
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.06% of his services

27th 84th

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

29
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$15,943.91an average of $549.79 per time performed $3,702.72
an average of $127.68 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.06% of his services

28th 50th

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

23
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$526.06an average of $18.14 per time performed $36.25
an average of $1.25 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, alteplase recombinant, 1 mg

Service Code: J2997
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.05% of his services

29th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,388.00an average of $121.00 per time performed $1,556.24
an average of $55.58 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy ... +

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy through the same incision on the same date of service ×

Service Code: G0364
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.05% of his services

30th 87th

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$725.00an average of $29.00 per time performed $240.00
an average of $9.60 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.05% of his services

31st 61st

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$5,125.00an average of $205.00 per time performed $1,145.00
an average of $45.80 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique ×

Service Code: 96409
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.05% of his services

32nd 69th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$8,906.00an average of $356.24 per time performed $2,043.00
an average of $81.72 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.05% of his services

33rd 47th

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$4,680.00an average of $195.00 per time performed $1,238.16
an average of $51.59 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 an office
22
times performed,
0.04% of his services

34th 52nd

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,736.02an average of $1,078.91 per time performed $3,231.58
an average of $146.89 per time performed
medical
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Not otherwise classified, antineoplastic drugs

Service Code: J9999
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.04% of his services

35th 62nd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$605,423.07an average of $28,829.67 per time performed $104,211.03
an average of $4,962.43 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis, concurrent with another infusion ×

Service Code: 96368
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.04% of his services

36th 86th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,375.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $300.01
an average of $15.79 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Transfusion of blood or blood products

Service Code: 36430
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.03% of his services

37th 63rd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,230.00an average of $235.00 per time performed $474.48
an average of $26.36 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to ... +

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to relieve airway obstruction or for sputum specimen ×

Service Code: 94640
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.03% of his services

38th 83rd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$1,040.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $223.52
an average of $13.97 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.03% of his services

39th 76th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$916.05an average of $61.07 per time performed $229.05
an average of $15.27 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.02% of his services

40th 60th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,029.96an average of $366.36 per time performed $1,633.72
an average of $148.52 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.02% of his services

41st 92nd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$275.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $241.56
an average of $21.96 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.02% of his services

42nd 94th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$205.37an average of $18.67 per time performed $153.89
an average of $13.99 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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

John F Dipersio
Average for Medical Oncology Providers in Missouri

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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