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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, $231 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
881
Rank: 117th
out of 3,978 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,473
Rank: 249th
out of 3,978 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.1 This Provider
Avg 4.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$451K
Rank: 14th
out of 3,978 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$512 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $231

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

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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
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92014
Performed in an office
896
times performed,
20% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

645
patients got this service, 73% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$224,000.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $83,417.60
an average of $93.10 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of the retina

Service Code: 92250
Performed in an office
347
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

264
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$57,255.00an average of $165.00 per time performed $23,335.75
an average of $67.25 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
257
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

187
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$51,400.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $14,772.36
an average of $57.48 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of retina

Service Code: 92134
Performed in an office
256
times performed,
6% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

168
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$25,600.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $9,561.60
an average of $37.35 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of optic nerve of eye

Service Code: 92133
Performed in an office
243
times performed,
5% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

193
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$24,300.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $8,696.97
an average of $35.79 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of corneal curvature and depth of eye

Service Code: 92136
Performed in an office
191
times performed,
4% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

133
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$37,245.00an average of $195.00 per time performed $8,696.23
an average of $45.53 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
169
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 1st

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

143
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$42,250.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $13,163.41
an average of $77.89 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66984
Performed in a facility
150
times performed,
3% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

108
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$225,000.00an average of $1,500.00 per time performed $80,256.00
an average of $535.04 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser +

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser ×

Service Code: 66821
Performed in an office
145
times performed,
3% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

101
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$123,250.00an average of $850.00 per time performed $40,044.65
an average of $276.17 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92082
Performed in an office
130
times performed,
3% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

119
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,000.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $5,010.20
an average of $38.54 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92004
Performed in an office
127
times performed,
3% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

127
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$38,100.00an average of $300.00 per time performed $13,895.07
an average of $109.41 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Examination of cornea and iris using lens device and slit... +

Examination of cornea and iris using lens device and slit lamp ×

Service Code: 92020
Performed in an office
121
times performed,
3% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

108
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,260.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $2,600.29
an average of $21.49 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Microscopic evaluation of deep cells of the eye

Service Code: 92286
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
2% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

54
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,580.00an average of $170.00 per time performed $2,322.12
an average of $31.38 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bevacizumab, 10 mg

Service Code: J9035
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
2% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,250.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $3,927.92
an average of $53.08 per time performed
medical
EYE

Injection of drug into eye

Service Code: 67028
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
2% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$16,425.14an average of $231.34 per time performed $5,995.95
an average of $84.45 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Examination of retinal blood vessels by ophthalmoscope

Service Code: 92235
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
1% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

50
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$23,999.99an average of $452.83 per time performed $6,198.88
an average of $116.96 per time performed
medical
EYE

Closure of tear duct opening using plug

Service Code: 68761
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
1% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,675.00an average of $433.50 per time performed $4,367.00
an average of $87.34 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66982
Performed in a facility
44
times performed,
0.98% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

38
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$70,400.00an average of $1,600.00 per time performed $29,211.60
an average of $663.90 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of eye disease, growth, or structure

Service Code: 76512
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.98% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

38
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,000.20an average of $204.55 per time performed $2,278.32
an average of $51.78 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.76% of his services

20th 96th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,360.00an average of $40.00 per time performed $47.26
an average of $1.39 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of content of eyes

Service Code: 92285
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.74% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,145.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $510.18
an average of $15.46 per time performed
medical
EYE

Insertion of probe into the tear duct

Service Code: 68810
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.74% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,400.15an average of $254.55 per time performed $6,564.36
an average of $198.92 per time performed
medical
EYE

Dilation of tear-drainage opening

Service Code: 68801
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.72% of his services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,750.08an average of $367.19 per time performed $2,208.96
an average of $69.03 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
31
times performed,
0.69% of his services

24th 68th

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

31
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,400.00an average of $400.00 per time performed $3,887.09
an average of $125.39 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Computerized mapping of corneal curvature

Service Code: 92025
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.69% of his services

25th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,635.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $961.62
an average of $31.02 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.69% of his services

26th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,495.00an average of $145.00 per time performed $751.44
an average of $24.24 per time performed
medical
EYE

Laser repair to improve eye fluid flow, 1 or more sessions +

Laser repair to improve eye fluid flow, 1 or more sessions ×

Service Code: 65855
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.63% of his services

27th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$25,399.92an average of $907.14 per time performed $7,758.52
an average of $277.09 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
26
times performed,
0.58% of his services

28th 49th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,900.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $922.22
an average of $35.47 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth

Service Code: 67800
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.58% of his services

29th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,760.00an average of $260.00 per time performed $2,695.94
an average of $103.69 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of eye using water bath method

Service Code: 76513
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.56% of his services

30th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,020.00an average of $280.80 per time performed $1,826.25
an average of $73.05 per time performed
medical
EYE

Creation of eye fluid drainage tracts in iris using laser... +

Creation of eye fluid drainage tracts in iris using laser, per session ×

Service Code: 66761
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.47% of his services

31st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,700.00an average of $700.00 per time performed $5,066.46
an average of $241.26 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Multiple measurements of eye fluid pressure over an exten... +

Multiple measurements of eye fluid pressure over an extended time period, same day ×

Service Code: 92100
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.45% of his services

32nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,000.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $1,352.60
an average of $67.63 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of eye for determination of lens power

Service Code: 76519
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.45% of his services

33rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,000.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $789.00
an average of $39.45 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Examination of eye by ophthalmoscope with retinal drawing +

Examination of eye by ophthalmoscope with retinal drawing ×

Service Code: 92225
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.38% of his services

34th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,689.97an average of $99.41 per time performed $613.19
an average of $36.07 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
14
times performed,
0.31% of his services

35th 86th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,850.00an average of $275.00 per time performed $1,167.88
an average of $83.42 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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Charles A. Barsam
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Massachusetts

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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