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, $327 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 11 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
754
Rank: 16th
out of 162 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,750
Rank: 53rd
out of 162 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.3 This Provider
Avg 11
Total Paid
by Medicare
$276K
Rank: 16th
out of 162 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$366 This Provider
Avg $327

Note: About 23% 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 98 different services in 2015
(74 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
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
646
times performed,
14% of his services

1st 2nd

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

494
patients got this service, 66% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$90,440.00an average of $140.00 per time performed $30,975.70
an average of $47.95 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
611
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 6th

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

449
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,721.00an average of $11.00 per time performed $2,566.20
an average of $4.20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
387
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 8th

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

319
patients got this service, 42% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,870.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $1,315.80
an average of $3.40 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
369
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 7th

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

302
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,361.59an average of $9.11 per time performed $1,084.86
an average of $2.94 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
345
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 5th

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

233
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$13,800.00an average of $40.00 per time performed $4,788.60
an average of $13.88 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
343
times performed,
7% of his services

6th 11th

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

281
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$15,778.00an average of $46.00 per time performed $8,376.06
an average of $24.42 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Leuprolide acetate (for depot suspension), 7.5 mg

Service Code: J9217
Performed in an office
338
times performed,
7% of his services

7th 15th

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

42
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$143,650.00an average of $425.00 per time performed $61,296.30
an average of $181.35 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
173
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 10th

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

133
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$69,200.00an average of $400.00 per time performed $26,659.30
an average of $154.10 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
128
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 20th

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

128
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$25,600.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $9,879.04
an average of $77.18 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,
3% of his services

10th 3rd

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

110
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$25,704.80an average of $202.40 per time performed $10,082.53
an average of $79.39 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
67
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 13th

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

67
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,775.00an average of $325.00 per time performed $8,409.17
an average of $125.51 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
61
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 29th

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

42
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$4,880.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $1,444.48
an average of $23.68 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
47
times performed,
0.99% of his services

13th 33rd

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

46
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,095.00an average of $385.00 per time performed $2,189.73
an average of $46.59 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of rectum

Service Code: 76872
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.97% of his services

14th 31st

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

45
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,500.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $3,264.16
an average of $70.96 per time performed
medical
MALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Biopsy of prostate gland

Service Code: 55700
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.95% of his services

15th 36th

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

45
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,150.00an average of $470.00 per time performed $7,215.75
an average of $160.35 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
27
times performed,
0.57% of his services

16th 37th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$10,682.01an average of $395.63 per time performed $2,819.34
an average of $104.42 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
27
times performed,
0.57% of his services

17th 30th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,215.00an average of $45.00 per time performed $403.11
an average of $14.93 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
18
times performed,
0.38% of his services

18th 63rd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,570.00an average of $365.00 per time performed $2,792.88
an average of $155.16 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
17
times performed,
0.36% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$57,664.00an average of $3,392.00 per time performed $22,635.50
an average of $1,331.50 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
15
times performed,
0.32% of his services

20th 72nd

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,750.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $1,564.80
an average of $104.32 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
14
times performed,
0.29% of his services

21st 56th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,156.00an average of $1,654.00 per time performed $8,976.24
an average of $641.16 per time performed
medical
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Removal of lymph nodes at groin and pelvis

Service Code: 38770
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.27% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$29,000.01an average of $2,230.77 per time performed $5,228.99
an average of $402.23 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Electronic assessment of bladder emptying

Service Code: 51741
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.27% of his services

23rd 19th

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: 1.3)
$2,145.00an average of $165.00 per time performed $110.63
an average of $8.51 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
13
times performed,
0.27% of his services

24th 59th

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)
$6,760.00an average of $520.00 per time performed $2,325.31
an average of $178.87 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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