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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, $267 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
654
Rank: 20th
out of 234 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,674
Rank: 56th
out of 234 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.6 This Provider
Avg 3.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$145K
Rank: 23rd
out of 234 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$222 This Provider
Avg $267

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

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CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
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
497
times performed,
30% of his services

1st 1st

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

316
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$59,391.50an average of $119.50 per time performed $24,507.07
an average of $49.31 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
226
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

226
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$38,266.32an average of $169.32 per time performed $16,034.70
an average of $70.95 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
125
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 25th

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

93
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$48,382.50an average of $387.06 per time performed $19,195.00
an average of $153.56 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of nasal passages using an endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of nasal passages using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31231
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 12th

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

70
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$26,979.68an average of $296.48 per time performed $12,829.18
an average of $140.98 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 5th

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

60
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,237.00an average of $77.00 per time performed $2,604.15
an average of $32.15 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
65
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 2nd

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

58
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,392.85an average of $159.89 per time performed $5,017.35
an average of $77.19 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of face

Service Code: 70486
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 35th

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

38
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$15,918.72an average of $248.73 per time performed $3,738.24
an average of $58.41 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Assessment and recording of balance system during irrigat... +

Assessment and recording of balance system during irrigation of both ears ×

Service Code: 92543
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 27th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,925.81an average of $49.59 per time performed $687.94
an average of $11.66 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
47
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 13th

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

47
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,186.00an average of $238.00 per time performed $5,420.51
an average of $115.33 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
40
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 8th

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

36
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$7,701.20an average of $192.53 per time performed $3,222.40
an average of $80.56 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Simple control of nose bleed

Service Code: 30901
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 36th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,566.11an average of $168.67 per time performed $2,303.73
an average of $69.81 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Biopsy or removal of nasal polyp or tissue using an endos... +

Biopsy or removal of nasal polyp or tissue using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31237
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 33rd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$29,532.00an average of $984.40 per time performed $8,490.30
an average of $283.01 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Removal of impacted cerumen (one or both ears) by physici... +

Removal of impacted cerumen (one or both ears) by physician on same date of service as audiologic function testing ×

Service Code: G0268
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 34th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,694.00an average of $77.00 per time performed $793.10
an average of $36.05 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
21
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 21st

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: 3.5)
$2,730.00an average of $130.00 per time performed $1,115.52
an average of $53.12 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 43rd

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,774.00an average of $146.00 per time performed $1,469.08
an average of $77.32 per time performed
medical
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
17
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 20th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,040.00an average of $120.00 per time performed $830.11
an average of $48.83 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Incision of eardrum with insertion of eardrum tube under ... +

Incision of eardrum with insertion of eardrum tube under local or topical anesthesia ×

Service Code: 69433
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.96% of his services

17th 47th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,022.08an average of $438.88 per time performed $2,661.60
an average of $166.35 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Observation, testing, and recording of abnormal eye movement +

Observation, testing, and recording of abnormal eye movement ×

Service Code: 92540
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.9% of his services

18th 48th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,905.00an average of $127.00 per time performed $1,091.85
an average of $72.79 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Removal of nasal sinus using an endoscope

Service Code: 31255
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.66% of his services

19th 87th

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)
$15,049.98an average of $1,368.18 per time performed $2,397.01
an average of $217.91 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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Average for Otolaryngology Providers in Ohio

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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