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, $282 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
728
Rank: 77th
out of 227 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,544
Rank: 102nd
out of 227 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.5 This Provider
Avg 9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$174K
Rank: 92nd
out of 227 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$239 This Provider
Avg $282

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 59 different services in 2015
(36 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
URINARY SYSTEM

Ultrasound measurement of bladder capacity after voiding +

Ultrasound measurement of bladder capacity after voiding ×

Service Code: 51798
Performed in an office
435
times performed,
17% of his services

1st 5th

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

320
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$26,100.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $6,398.85
an average of $14.71 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
325
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 31st

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

272
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$94,250.00an average of $290.00 per time performed $34,463.00
an average of $106.04 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Electronic assessment of bladder emptying

Service Code: 51741
Performed in an office
258
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 16th

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

201
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$33,839.28an average of $131.16 per time performed $3,003.12
an average of $11.64 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
254
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 3rd

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

219
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$43,299.38an average of $170.47 per time performed $12,776.20
an average of $50.30 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
157
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 9th

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

121
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$86,350.00an average of $550.00 per time performed $24,711.80
an average of $157.40 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
118
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 4th

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

114
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$27,260.36an average of $231.02 per time performed $8,363.84
an average of $70.88 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
109
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 12th

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

109
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$42,510.00an average of $390.00 per time performed $13,500.74
an average of $123.86 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 7th

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

65
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$770.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $262.57
an average of $3.41 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
62
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 17th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$8,060.00an average of $130.00 per time performed $2,018.10
an average of $32.55 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of indwelling bladder catheter

Service Code: 51702
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 33rd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$8,800.00an average of $160.00 per time performed $2,962.85
an average of $53.87 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
36
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 50th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,600.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $524.88
an average of $14.58 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
29
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 21st

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,440.00an average of $360.00 per time performed $2,189.79
an average of $75.51 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
28
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 100th

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

28
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,460.00an average of $195.00 per time performed $1,527.12
an average of $54.54 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
22
times performed,
0.86% of his services

14th 75th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,240.00an average of $420.00 per time performed $3,160.52
an average of $143.66 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
21
times performed,
0.83% of his services

15th 38th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,720.00an average of $320.00 per time performed $2,303.91
an average of $109.71 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
21
times performed,
0.83% of his services

16th 44th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,450.00an average of $450.00 per time performed $3,402.00
an average of $162.00 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
18
times performed,
0.71% of his services

17th 73rd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,600.00an average of $700.00 per time performed $3,435.30
an average of $190.85 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
16
times performed,
0.63% of his services

18th 42nd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,650.08an average of $478.13 per time performed $1,506.40
an average of $94.15 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.55% of his services

19th 27th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,730.00an average of $195.00 per time performed $812.56
an average of $58.04 per time performed
medical
MALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Biopsy of prostate gland

Service Code: 55700
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.47% of his services

20th 43rd

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)
$6,900.00an average of $575.00 per time performed $2,136.84
an average of $178.07 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of rectum

Service Code: 76872
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.47% of his services

21st 34th

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)
$1,080.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $327.36
an average of $27.28 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
12
times performed,
0.47% of his services

22nd 37th

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)
$1,080.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $321.00
an average of $26.75 per time performed
medical

Crushing of stone in urinary duct (ureter) with stent usi... +

Crushing of stone in urinary duct (ureter) with stent using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52356
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.43% of his services

23rd 77th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,460.00an average of $860.00 per time performed $3,585.01
an average of $325.91 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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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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