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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, $678 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 15 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
384
Rank: 13th
out of 15 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,011
Rank: 9th
out of 15 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
10.4 This Provider
Avg 14.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$148K
Rank: 13th
out of 15 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$386 This Provider
Avg $678

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 43 different services in 2015
(23 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
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64493
Performed in a facility
446
times performed,
11% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

199
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$64,179.40an average of $143.90 per time performed $29,489.52
an average of $66.12 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
360
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

154
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,598.80an average of $18.33 per time performed $4,849.20
an average of $13.47 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64494
Performed in a facility
342
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

186
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$25,622.64an average of $74.92 per time performed $12,965.22
an average of $37.91 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves ... +

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64635
Performed in a facility
153
times performed,
4% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

120
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$54,321.12an average of $355.04 per time performed $25,099.65
an average of $164.05 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
120
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 49th

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

70
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,855.20an average of $40.46 per time performed $3,385.20
an average of $28.21 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves ... +

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet joint nerves with imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64636
Performed in a facility
118
times performed,
3% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

97
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$16,678.12an average of $141.34 per time performed $5,254.54
an average of $44.53 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower o... +

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into lower or sacral spine nerve root using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64483
Performed in a facility
108
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

49
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,155.88an average of $168.11 per time performed $8,165.88
an average of $75.61 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of upper or middle spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of upper or middle spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64490
Performed in a facility
106
times performed,
3% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

57
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,329.94an average of $163.49 per time performed $8,223.48
an average of $77.58 per time performed
medical

Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsu... +

Aspiration and/or injection of major joint or joint capsule with recording and reporting using ultrasound guidance ×

Service Code: 20611
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 59th

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

56
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$10,011.30an average of $98.15 per time performed $6,340.32
an average of $62.16 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of substances into lower or sacral spine

Service Code: 62311
Performed in a facility
95
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

55
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,259.60an average of $181.68 per time performed $5,931.80
an average of $62.44 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of upper or middle spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of upper or middle spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64491
Performed in a facility
79
times performed,
2% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

49
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,682.61an average of $84.59 per time performed $3,506.02
an average of $44.38 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
75
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 1st

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

61
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$4,995.75an average of $66.61 per time performed $3,421.50
an average of $45.62 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, middle or lower spine symp... +

Injection of anesthetic agent, middle or lower spine sympathetic nerves ×

Service Code: 64520
Performed in a facility
71
times performed,
2% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

30
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,159.46an average of $171.26 per time performed $3,794.24
an average of $53.44 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
66
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 21st

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

66
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,985.80an average of $151.30 per time performed $6,743.22
an average of $102.17 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
2% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

62
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,902.76an average of $191.98 per time performed $7,260.20
an average of $117.10 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
41
times performed,
1% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

41
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$578.92an average of $14.12 per time performed $356.70
an average of $8.70 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of upper or middle spinal facet joint nerves ... +

Destruction of upper or middle spinal facet joint nerves using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64633
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.75% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

26
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,830.90an average of $361.03 per time performed $4,987.80
an average of $166.26 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
29
times performed,
0.72% of his services

18th 13th

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

28
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,858.24an average of $98.56 per time performed $1,427.67
an average of $49.23 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of upper or middle spinal facet joint nerves ... +

Destruction of upper or middle spinal facet joint nerves with imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64634
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.55% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,219.70an average of $146.35 per time performed $1,070.96
an average of $48.68 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of substances into upper or middle spine

Service Code: 62310
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.52% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,382.49an average of $208.69 per time performed $1,697.22
an average of $80.82 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.

Calin A Savu
Average for Interventional Pain Medicine Providers in Arkansas

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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