Treatment Tracker

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, $318 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
3,041
Rank: 22nd
out of 1,577 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
10,645
Rank: 94th
out of 1,577 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.5 This Provider
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$654K
Rank: 98th
out of 1,577 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$215 This Provider
Avg $318

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
(31 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

All Services

Show Only:

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

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
2,550
times performed,
24% of his services

1st 2nd

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

1,885
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$63,750.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $18,105.00
an average of $7.10 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
1,269
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 9th

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

349
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$164,931.93an average of $129.97 per time performed $110,885.22
an average of $87.38 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
1,218
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 4th

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

462
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$109,620.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $67,538.10
an average of $55.45 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
928
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 6th

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

233
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$83,547.84an average of $90.03 per time performed $56,218.24
an average of $60.58 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in an office
617
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 20th

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

496
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$198,168.06an average of $321.18 per time performed $78,593.46
an average of $127.38 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
579
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 5th

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

401
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$34,740.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $8,216.01
an average of $14.19 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
554
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 1st

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

347
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$69,344.18an average of $125.17 per time performed $45,921.06
an average of $82.89 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in a facility
462
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 8th

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

406
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$92,959.02an average of $201.21 per time performed $22,480.92
an average of $48.66 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
404
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 14th

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

339
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$113,120.00an average of $280.00 per time performed $66,704.44
an average of $165.11 per time performed
medical
ADMINISTRATIVE

Technetium tc-99m sestamibi, diagnostic, per study dose

Service Code: A9500
Performed in an office
250
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 15th

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

125
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$31,250.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $24,500.00
an average of $98.00 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
193
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 7th

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

189
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$169,840.00an average of $880.00 per time performed $37,380.24
an average of $193.68 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, regadenoson, 0.1 mg

Service Code: J2785
Performed in an office
188
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 10th

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

47
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,160.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $7,820.80
an average of $41.60 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
180
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 22nd

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

180
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$36,000.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $20,255.40
an average of $112.53 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician supervision, interpretation, and report ×

Service Code: 93015
Performed in an office
136
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 18th

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

136
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$37,814.80an average of $278.05 per time performed $7,745.20
an average of $56.95 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
85
times performed,
0.8% of his services

15th 34th

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

84
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,380.95an average of $75.07 per time performed $1,465.40
an average of $17.24 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
85
times performed,
0.8% of his services

16th 27th

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

84
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,885.00an average of $81.00 per time performed $949.45
an average of $11.17 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent dual lead pacemaker system with physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93280
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.56% of his services

17th 21st

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

36
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,000.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $2,623.80
an average of $43.73 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination and continuous monitoring of the h... +

Ultrasound examination and continuous monitoring of the heart performed during rest, exercise, and/or drug-induced stress with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93351
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.48% of his services

18th 25th

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

51
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,900.24an average of $488.24 per time performed $11,883.00
an average of $233.00 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater ... +

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99406
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.47% of his services

19th 266th

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

33
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,000.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $565.00
an average of $11.30 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and... +

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and chambers ×

Service Code: 93320
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.46% of his services

20th 42nd

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

49
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,820.00an average of $180.00 per time performed $2,371.11
an average of $48.39 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood fl... +

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood flow, rate, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93325
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.46% of his services

21st 40th

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

49
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,800.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $1,153.46
an average of $23.54 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest... +

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest, exercise, and/or drug-induced stress with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93350
Performed in a facility
43
times performed,
0.4% of his services

22nd 104th

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

42
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,799.81an average of $297.67 per time performed $2,394.24
an average of $55.68 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 (afluria) ×

Service Code: Q2035
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.39% of his services

23rd 248th

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

42
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,050.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $534.24
an average of $12.72 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.39% of his services

24th 52nd

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

42
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,260.00an average of $30.00 per time performed $1,186.50
an average of $28.25 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Follow-up or limited ultrasound examination of heart

Service Code: 93308
Performed in a facility
41
times performed,
0.39% of his services

25th 92nd

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

35
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$9,020.00an average of $220.00 per time performed $892.16
an average of $21.76 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Home sleep test (hst) with type iii portable monitor, una... +

Home sleep test (hst) with type iii portable monitor, unattended; minimum of 4 channels: 2 respiratory movement/airflow, 1 ecg/heart rate and 1 oxygen saturation ×

Service Code: G0399
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.37% of his services

26th 360th

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

39
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,750.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $4,419.87
an average of $113.33 per time performed
medical
EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES

Review and interpretation of external ekg recording for m... +

Review and interpretation of external ekg recording for more than 48 hours up to 21 days ×

Service Code: 0298T
Performed in a facility
37
times performed,
0.35% of his services

27th 154th

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

36
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,700.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $816.59
an average of $22.07 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both ... +

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both legs ×

Service Code: 93925
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.32% of his services

28th 63rd

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

34
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,600.00an average of $400.00 per time performed $6,658.90
an average of $195.85 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
34
times performed,
0.32% of his services

29th 37th

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

22
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$10,200.00an average of $300.00 per time performed $6,383.84
an average of $187.76 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of heart blood vessels and grafts with contrast dye +

Ct scan of heart blood vessels and grafts with contrast dye ×

Service Code: 75574
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.23% of his services

30th 414th

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

25
patients got this service, 0.82% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,375.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $2,503.25
an average of $100.13 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.23% of his services

31st 74th

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

24
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,800.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $1,403.76
an average of $58.49 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood ... +

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93458
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.23% of his services

32nd 46th

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

23
patients got this service, 0.76% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$52,800.00an average of $2,200.00 per time performed $6,215.28
an average of $258.97 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.19% of his services

33rd 163rd

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

18
patients got this service, 0.59% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,000.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $923.60
an average of $46.18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.19% of his services

34th 12th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.36% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.6)
$300.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $104.80
an average of $5.24 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including a... +

Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers ×

Service Code: 93970
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.18% of his services

35th 58th

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

19
patients got this service, 0.62% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,650.00an average of $350.00 per time performed $3,233.80
an average of $170.20 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of probe in esophagus for congenital heart ultr... +

Insertion of probe in esophagus for congenital heart ultrasound examination with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93315
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.17% of his services

36th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 0.56% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,450.00an average of $525.00 per time performed $1,917.72
an average of $106.54 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of catheter into abdominal pelvic or leg artery +

Insertion of catheter into abdominal pelvic or leg artery ×

Service Code: 36246
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.16% of his services

37th 350th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.56% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,500.00an average of $500.00 per time performed $1,958.74
an average of $115.22 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on ... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.14% of his services

38th 23rd

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

15
patients got this service, 0.49% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,500.00an average of $500.00 per time performed $2,554.20
an average of $170.28 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93224
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.12% of his services

39th 32nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.43% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,200.00an average of $400.00 per time performed $940.94
an average of $72.38 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.11% of his services

40th 49th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.36% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$189.96an average of $15.83 per time performed $84.48
an average of $7.04 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.

Arsen Hovanesyan
Average for Cardiovascular Disease Providers in California

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.

Incorrect Info? If you are a provider and you believe your address is incorrect, check the listing you created on the National Provider Identifier registry. If you change your listing, send a note to [email protected] and we will update your information. If you have other questions about this data, send a note to [email protected]. Here's a link to Medicare's data on this provider.

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.

Read our methodology.