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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, $304 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 7 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,202
Rank: 76th
out of 7,642 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,017
Rank: 926th
out of 7,642 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.3 This Provider
Avg 7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$301K
Rank: 414th
out of 7,642 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$250 This Provider
Avg $304

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 78 different services in 2015
(40 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
MEDICINE

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lea... +

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker including device connection, recording, and disconnection ×

Service Code: 93288
Performed in an office
663
times performed,
17% of his services

1st 351st

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

327
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$67,354.17an average of $101.59 per time performed $18,358.47
an average of $27.69 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
344
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 1st

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

260
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$37,117.60an average of $107.90 per time performed $19,047.28
an average of $55.37 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
285
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 11th

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

249
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$23,213.25an average of $81.45 per time performed $3,716.40
an average of $13.04 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, regadenoson, 0.1 mg

Service Code: J2785
Performed in an office
272
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 173rd

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

67
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$139,264.00an average of $512.00 per time performed $11,157.44
an average of $41.02 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
214
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 109th

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

211
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$33,812.00an average of $158.00 per time performed $10,869.06
an average of $50.79 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lea... +

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lead cardioverter-defibrillator including connection, recording, disconnection, and analysis ×

Service Code: 93290
Performed in an office
173
times performed,
4% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

92
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,629.00an average of $73.00 per time performed $3,878.66
an average of $22.42 per time performed
medical
ADMINISTRATIVE

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

Service Code: A9500
Performed in an office
172
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 196th

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

85
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$29,240.00an average of $170.00 per time performed $22,506.20
an average of $130.85 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
166
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 2nd

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

141
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$26,075.28an average of $157.08 per time performed $12,874.96
an average of $77.56 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
152
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 22nd

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

143
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$11,433.44an average of $75.22 per time performed $4,724.16
an average of $31.08 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
140
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 76th

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

137
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$119,782.60an average of $855.59 per time performed $25,214.00
an average of $180.10 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
124
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 273rd

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

103
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$19,092.28an average of $153.97 per time performed $5,638.28
an average of $45.47 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of defibrillator transmissions, techni... +

Remote evaluations of defibrillator transmissions, technician review, support and distribution of results up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93296
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
2% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

50
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,048.16an average of $93.28 per time performed $1,870.16
an average of $19.28 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
86
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 235th

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

85
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$67,517.74an average of $785.09 per time performed $30,017.44
an average of $349.04 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
84
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 194th

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

83
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,216.40an average of $312.10 per time performed $4,557.00
an average of $54.25 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

Evaluation, testing and programming adjustment of defibrillator with analysis, review and report ×

Service Code: 93284
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 518th

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$19,188.90an average of $236.90 per time performed $5,572.80
an average of $68.80 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 16th

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

72
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$17,784.00an average of $228.00 per time performed $8,913.06
an average of $114.27 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
77
times performed,
2% of his services

17th 67th

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

77
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,937.00an average of $181.00 per time performed $5,582.50
an average of $72.50 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
69
times performed,
2% of his services

18th 49th

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

69
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,664.00an average of $256.00 per time performed $7,516.17
an average of $108.93 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
58
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 254th

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

58
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,390.02an average of $75.69 per time performed $1,028.34
an average of $17.73 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
58
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 217th

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

58
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,569.90an average of $61.55 per time performed $670.48
an average of $11.56 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation of defibrillator including connection, recordi... +

Evaluation of defibrillator including connection, recording and disconnection ×

Service Code: 93289
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
1% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

40
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,470.00an average of $154.00 per time performed $2,730.20
an average of $49.64 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of new or replacement of permanent pacemaker in... +

Insertion of new or replacement of permanent pacemaker including upper and lower chamber electrodes ×

Service Code: 33208
Performed in a facility
40
times performed,
1% of his services

22nd 795th

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

40
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$70,400.00an average of $1,760.00 per time performed $17,091.20
an average of $427.28 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 93279
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
1% of his services

23rd 631st

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

32
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,320.00an average of $133.00 per time performed $1,511.60
an average of $37.79 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of implantable heart monitoring system... +

Remote evaluations of implantable heart monitoring system with physician analysis, review, and report up to 30 days ×

Service Code: 93297
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.87% of his services

24th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,979.95an average of $56.57 per time performed $728.35
an average of $20.81 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of defibrillator up to 90 days with an... +

Remote evaluations of defibrillator up to 90 days with analysis, review and report ×

Service Code: 93295
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.82% of his services

25th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,925.91an average of $149.27 per time performed $1,674.75
an average of $50.75 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion or replacement of single or dual chamber pacing... +

Insertion or replacement of single or dual chamber pacing defibrillator leads ×

Service Code: 33249
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
0.77% of his services

26th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$88,381.00an average of $2,851.00 per time performed $22,968.21
an average of $740.91 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.75% of his services

27th 38th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,062.00an average of $235.40 per time performed $3,188.70
an average of $106.29 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of probe in esophagus for heart ultrasound exam... +

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

Service Code: 93312
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.72% of his services

28th 463rd

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,936.08an average of $549.52 per time performed $2,853.31
an average of $98.39 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 93281
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.67% of his services

29th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,833.00an average of $179.00 per time performed $1,455.57
an average of $53.91 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
25
times performed,
0.62% of his services

30th 9th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,704.00an average of $308.16 per time performed $4,079.75
an average of $163.19 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

External shock to heart to regulate heart beat

Service Code: 92960
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.6% of his services

31st 716th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$16,104.00an average of $671.00 per time performed $2,326.32
an average of $96.93 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
23
times performed,
0.57% of his services

32nd 86th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,475.00an average of $325.00 per time performed $2,904.44
an average of $126.28 per time performed
medical
EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES

External ekg recording for more than 48 hours up to 21 days +

External ekg recording for more than 48 hours up to 21 days ×

Service Code: 0296T
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.57% of his services

33rd 479th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,590.00an average of $330.00 per time performed $439.53
an average of $19.11 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Removal and replacement of dual lead permanent pacemaker ... +

Removal and replacement of dual lead permanent pacemaker pulse generator ×

Service Code: 33228
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.52% of his services

34th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,018.00an average of $858.00 per time performed $6,172.11
an average of $293.91 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

Evaluation, testing and programming adjustment of defibrillator with analysis, review and report ×

Service Code: 93282
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.52% of his services

35th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,479.91an average of $165.71 per time performed $909.93
an average of $43.33 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 an office
16
times performed,
0.4% of his services

36th 490th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,600.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $323.84
an average of $20.24 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of left heart electrode for pacing defibrillato... +

Insertion of left heart electrode for pacing defibrillator device ×

Service Code: 33225
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.4% of his services

37th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,176.00an average of $886.00 per time performed $5,973.60
an average of $373.35 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter for imaging of heart blood vessels ... +

Insertion of catheter for imaging of heart blood vessels or grafts ×

Service Code: 93454
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.35% of his services

38th 657th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$39,417.00an average of $2,815.50 per time performed $2,856.98
an average of $204.07 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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Tin C. Botzler
Average for Internal Medicine 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.

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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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