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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, $293 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
377
Rank: 195th
out of 281 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,246
Rank: 44th
out of 281 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
16.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$348K
Rank: 47th
out of 281 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$922 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $293

Note: About 15% 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 50 different services in 2015
(29 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
medical
MEDICINE

Application of allergenic extract skin patch with reactio... +

Application of allergenic extract skin patch with reaction analysis ×

Service Code: 95044
Performed in an office
1,840
times performed,
29% of his services

1st 10th

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

23
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$36,800.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $9,586.40
an average of $5.21 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
1,305
times performed,
21% of his services

2nd 15th

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

120
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$13,050.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $1,787.85
an average of $1.37 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Laser treatment (over 500 sq centimeters) for inflammator... +

Laser treatment (over 500 sq centimeters) for inflammatory skin disease ×

Service Code: 96922
Performed in an office
337
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

39
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
8.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$168,500.00an average of $500.00 per time performed $70,126.33
an average of $208.09 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
336
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 50th

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

117
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$10,080.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $7,523.04
an average of $22.39 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Skin application of tar and ultraviolet b or petrolatum a... +

Skin application of tar and ultraviolet b or petrolatum and ultraviolet b ×

Service Code: 96910
Performed in an office
330
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 14th

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

37
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
8.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 14.1)
$33,000.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $21,717.30
an average of $65.81 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Laser treatment (250 to 500 sq centimeters) for inflammat... +

Laser treatment (250 to 500 sq centimeters) for inflammatory skin disease ×

Service Code: 96921
Performed in an office
275
times performed,
4% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

43
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
6.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$96,250.00an average of $350.00 per time performed $41,827.50
an average of $152.10 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
249
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 2nd

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

117
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$22,410.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $15,251.25
an average of $61.25 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant a... +

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant and/or malignant skin growths, each session ×

Service Code: 96567
Performed in an office
232
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 37th

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

61
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$116,000.00an average of $500.00 per time performed $28,668.24
an average of $123.57 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Aminolevulinic acid hcl for topical administration, 20%, ... +

Aminolevulinic acid hcl for topical administration, 20%, single unit dosage form (354 mg) ×

Service Code: J7308
Performed in an office
230
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 35th

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

60
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$77,075.30an average of $335.11 per time performed $51,669.50
an average of $224.65 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of more than 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11901
Performed in an office
227
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 54th

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

104
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$22,700.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $9,958.49
an average of $43.87 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
193
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 4th

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

131
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$38,600.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $15,905.13
an average of $82.41 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
173
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 8th

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

173
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$32,005.00an average of $185.00 per time performed $15,192.86
an average of $87.82 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 12th

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

74
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$63,000.00an average of $500.00 per time performed $16,625.70
an average of $131.95 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
87
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 6th

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

52
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,700.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $2,481.24
an average of $28.52 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Laser treatment (total area less than 250 sq centimeters)... +

Laser treatment (total area less than 250 sq centimeters) for inflammatory skin disease ×

Service Code: 96920
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 32nd

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 9.3)
$21,300.00an average of $300.00 per time performed $9,560.86
an average of $134.66 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the face, e... +

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11442
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.38% of his services

16th 85th

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

20
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,400.00an average of $350.00 per time performed $3,819.12
an average of $159.13 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, or lips ×

Service Code: 11642
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.38% of his services

17th 63rd

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,360.00an average of $390.00 per time performed $5,765.28
an average of $240.22 per time performed
medical
EYE

Biopsy of eyelid

Service Code: 67810
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.32% of his services

18th 79th

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

20
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,000.00an average of $300.00 per time performed $3,082.20
an average of $154.11 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the scalp, ... +

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11422
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.3% of his services

19th 97th

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

18
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,750.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $2,806.87
an average of $147.73 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, ... +

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11402
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.22% of his services

20th 34th

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,040.00an average of $360.00 per time performed $1,771.28
an average of $126.52 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the face, e... +

Removal of growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11441
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.22% of his services

21st 100th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,940.00an average of $210.00 per time performed $1,269.80
an average of $90.70 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.

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Average for Dermatology Providers in New Jersey

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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