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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, $377 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
409
Rank: 30th
out of 75 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,488
Rank: 42nd
out of 75 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.6 This Provider
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$137K
Rank: 40th
out of 75 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$335 This Provider
Avg $377

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 52 different services in 2015
(38 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
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
255
times performed,
17% of his services

1st 10th

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

128
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$9,945.00an average of $39.00 per time performed $1,213.80
an average of $4.76 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
233
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

180
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$26,562.00an average of $114.00 per time performed $10,913.72
an average of $46.84 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
215
times performed,
14% of his services

3rd 4th

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

139
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$61,599.65an average of $286.51 per time performed $9,670.70
an average of $44.98 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
156
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 11th

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

117
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$18,071.04an average of $115.84 per time performed $3,556.80
an average of $22.80 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
126
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 8th

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

126
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,294.00an average of $169.00 per time performed $8,898.12
an average of $70.62 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
103
times performed,
7% of his services

6th 9th

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

99
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,201.00an average of $167.00 per time performed $7,097.73
an average of $68.91 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 14th

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

70
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$9,879.00an average of $111.00 per time performed $1,700.79
an average of $19.11 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
42
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 19th

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

40
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$256,200.00an average of $6,100.00 per time performed $42,223.02
an average of $1,005.31 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hip on one side of body, 1 view

Service Code: 73500
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 27th

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

28
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,298.00an average of $97.00 per time performed $529.38
an average of $15.57 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 12th

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

28
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,422.00an average of $134.00 per time performed $520.41
an average of $15.77 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Partial removal of collar bone at shoulder using an endos... +

Partial removal of collar bone at shoulder using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 29824
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 56th

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

30
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$84,000.00an average of $2,800.00 per time performed $9,235.20
an average of $307.84 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of torn tendons of shoulder, open procedure

Service Code: 23412
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
1% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$64,674.00an average of $3,593.00 per time performed $11,503.80
an average of $639.10 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
16
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 7th

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,152.00an average of $72.00 per time performed $455.20
an average of $28.45 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.74% of his services

14th 26th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,408.00an average of $128.00 per time performed $293.15
an average of $26.65 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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Lew W Papendick
Average for Orthopaedic Surgery Providers in South Dakota

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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