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, $326 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
737
Rank: 3rd
out of 48 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,241
Rank: 13th
out of 48 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.8 This Provider
Avg 9.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$238K
Rank: 5th
out of 48 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$323 This Provider
Avg $326

Note: About 10% 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 121 different services in 2015
(82 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
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
641
times performed,
15% of his services

1st 2nd

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

454
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$65,382.00an average of $102.00 per time performed $30,998.76
an average of $48.36 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
378
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 9th

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

249
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,646.00an average of $7.00 per time performed $1,099.98
an average of $2.91 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
298
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

233
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,384.00an average of $8.00 per time performed $989.36
an average of $3.32 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
229
times performed,
5% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

156
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,580.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $2,464.04
an average of $10.76 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
212
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 14th

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

154
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,752.00an average of $46.00 per time performed $5,179.16
an average of $24.43 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of the bladder and bladder canal (... +

Diagnostic examination of the bladder and bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52000
Performed in an office
195
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 8th

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

171
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$85,995.00an average of $441.00 per time performed $28,641.60
an average of $146.88 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
177
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 4th

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

153
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$27,081.00an average of $153.00 per time performed $13,531.65
an average of $76.45 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Ultrasound measurement of bladder capacity after voiding +

Ultrasound measurement of bladder capacity after voiding ×

Service Code: 51798
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 6th

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

128
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,772.00an average of $39.00 per time performed $1,799.68
an average of $12.16 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
133
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 10th

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

133
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$31,255.00an average of $235.00 per time performed $15,396.08
an average of $115.76 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Leuprolide acetate (for depot suspension), 7.5 mg

Service Code: J9217
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 11th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$50,400.00an average of $450.00 per time performed $19,820.64
an average of $176.97 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Removal of skin suture with change of bladder tube

Service Code: 51705
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
3% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
6.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$23,650.00an average of $215.00 per time performed $6,986.10
an average of $63.51 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87186
Performed in an office
98
times performed,
2% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

72
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,058.00an average of $21.00 per time performed $1,129.94
an average of $11.53 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
2% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

71
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,746.00an average of $18.00 per time performed $1,047.60
an average of $10.80 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
88
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 46th

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

71
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,848.00an average of $21.00 per time performed $924.00
an average of $10.50 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of indwelling bladder catheter

Service Code: 51702
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 36th

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

31
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$11,680.00an average of $146.00 per time performed $3,911.20
an average of $48.89 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
72
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 13th

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

72
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,088.00an average of $154.00 per time performed $5,390.64
an average of $74.87 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
1% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

39
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,620.00an average of $27.00 per time performed $754.20
an average of $12.57 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
52
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 15th

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

49
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,276.00an average of $63.00 per time performed $1,471.08
an average of $28.29 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretatio... +

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle ×

Service Code: 76942
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 26th

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

42
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,104.00an average of $328.00 per time performed $1,972.84
an average of $45.88 per time performed
medical
MALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Biopsy of prostate gland

Service Code: 55700
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.99% of his services

20th 26th

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

42
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,690.00an average of $445.00 per time performed $6,768.72
an average of $161.16 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of rectum

Service Code: 76872
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.99% of his services

21st 21st

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

42
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,230.00an average of $315.00 per time performed $2,946.72
an average of $70.16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phosphate level

Service Code: 84100
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.71% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$300.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $108.90
an average of $3.63 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration bene... +

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96402
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.64% of his services

23rd 38th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,971.00an average of $73.00 per time performed $635.85
an average of $23.55 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.59% of his services

24th 24th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$200.00an average of $8.00 per time performed $98.75
an average of $3.95 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of abdomen, single view

Service Code: 74000
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.57% of his services

25th 49th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,032.00an average of $43.00 per time performed $404.64
an average of $16.86 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Imaging of urinary tract

Service Code: 74420
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.57% of his services

26th 34th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,707.20an average of $112.80 per time performed $338.88
an average of $14.12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.54% of his services

27th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$322.00an average of $14.00 per time performed $156.63
an average of $6.81 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of stent in urinary duct (ureter) using an endo... +

Insertion of stent in urinary duct (ureter) using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52332
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.54% of his services

28th 30th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$26,450.00an average of $1,150.00 per time performed $1,849.20
an average of $80.40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85027
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.52% of his services

29th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$286.00an average of $13.00 per time performed $166.76
an average of $7.58 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.47% of his services

30th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$800.00an average of $40.00 per time performed $490.60
an average of $24.53 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of temporary bladder catheter

Service Code: 51701
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.38% of his services

31st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,856.00an average of $116.00 per time performed $661.76
an average of $41.36 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Non-needle measurement and recording of electrical activi... +

Non-needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles at bladder and bowel openings ×

Service Code: 51784
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.33% of his services

32nd 31st

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,138.00an average of $367.00 per time performed $985.04
an average of $70.36 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.33% of his services

33rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$140.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $73.36
an average of $5.24 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Timed assessment of bladder emptying

Service Code: 51736
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.33% of his services

34th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,316.00an average of $94.00 per time performed $113.12
an average of $8.08 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Electro-removal of prostate through bladder canal (urethr... +

Electro-removal of prostate through bladder canal (urethra) with control of bleeding using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52601
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.31% of his services

35th 42nd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,400.00an average of $1,800.00 per time performed $8,382.40
an average of $644.80 per time performed
medical
MALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Surgical removal of prostate and surrounding lymph nodes ... +

Surgical removal of prostate and surrounding lymph nodes using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 55866
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.31% of his services

36th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$46,094.36an average of $3,545.72 per time performed $17,993.43
an average of $1,384.11 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of electronic device into bladder with voiding ... +

Insertion of electronic device into bladder with voiding pressure studies ×

Service Code: 51728
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.31% of his services

37th 37th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,020.00an average of $540.00 per time performed $2,950.48
an average of $226.96 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Removal of foreign body, stone, or stent from bladder can... +

Removal of foreign body, stone, or stent from bladder canal (urethra) or bladder using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52310
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.28% of his services

38th 40th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,324.00an average of $527.00 per time performed $2,241.96
an average of $186.83 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
12
times performed,
0.28% of his services

39th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,200.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $586.32
an average of $48.86 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.

Tyler L Christensen
Average for Urology Providers in Utah

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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