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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $385 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
181
Rank: 61st
out of 98 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,999
Rank: 18th
out of 98 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
11 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$88.2K
Rank: 44th
out of 98 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$487 This Provider
Avg $385

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.

Who Patients See Before and After This Provider

Providers often refer their patients to a small network of other providers and organizations. Here’s who patients saw the most patients within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Individuals

KELLEN RONNAU

MICHAEL FUCHS

BARBARA TESNOHLIDEK

SHANE BALL

Organizations

ST LUKES REGIONAL MEDIC...

SAINT ALPHONSUS REGIONA...

Patients saw before

STANLEY WATERS M.D., PH.D.

Patients saw after

Individuals

SANDRA THOMPSON

DAVID ANDERSON

KELLEN RONNAU

BARBARA TESNOHLIDEK

SHANE BALL

Organizations

ST LUKES REGIONAL MEDIC...

SAINT ALPHONSUS REGIONA...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 52 different services in 2014
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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, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
672
times performed,
34% of his services

1st 1st

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

96
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,263an average of $2 per time performed $813
an average of $1 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
171
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 4th

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

86
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$15,161an average of $89 per time performed $6,052
an average of $35 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
127
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 8th

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

96
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$15,621an average of $123 per time performed $9,365
an average of $74 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
122
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 9th

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

74
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,303an average of $43 per time performed $2,623
an average of $22 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
90
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 3rd

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

70
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,493an average of $83 per time performed $4,342
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 72190
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
3% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

38
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,703an average of $50 per time performed $1,475
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 13th

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

33
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,751an average of $36 per time performed $1,029
an average of $21 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
43
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 20th

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

43
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,368an average of $195 per time performed $4,994
an average of $116 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 4 or more views

Service Code: 73564
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 18th

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

28
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,814an average of $50 per time performed $907
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.95% of his services

10th 15th

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

17
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$38,172an average of $2,009 per time performed $19,046
an average of $1,002 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Computer-assisted surgical navigational procedure for bon... +

Computer-assisted surgical navigational procedure for bone procedures ×

Service Code: 20985
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.85% of his services

11th 34th

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

15
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,945an average of $173 per time performed $1,857
an average of $109 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.75% of his services

12th 40th

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

14
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$733an average of $49 per time performed $314
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Replacement of thigh bone and hip joint prosthesis

Service Code: 27130
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.6% of his services

13th 25th

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

12
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,895an average of $1,991 per time performed $11,923
an average of $994 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.

Stanley J Waters
Average for Orthopaedic Surgery Providers in Idaho

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 2013 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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