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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, $188 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,070
Rank: 204th
out of 347 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,304
Rank: 58th
out of 347 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.9 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$474K
Rank: 24th
out of 347 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$443 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $188

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 100 different services in 2015
(61 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
1,529
times performed,
24% of his services

1st 2nd

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

812
patients got this service, 76% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$278,155.68an average of $181.92 per time performed $109,675.17
an average of $71.73 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
1,095
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 7th

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

694
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$58,549.65an average of $53.47 per time performed $12,242.10
an average of $11.18 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
387
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 14th

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

127
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$98,147.07an average of $253.61 per time performed $30,410.46
an average of $78.58 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
355
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 4th

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

317
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$45,986.70an average of $129.54 per time performed $16,869.60
an average of $47.52 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
325
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 12th

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

305
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$206,215.75an average of $634.51 per time performed $50,004.50
an average of $153.86 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
227
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 25th

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

153
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$33,739.01an average of $148.63 per time performed $9,247.98
an average of $40.74 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
220
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 31st

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

174
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$61,956.40an average of $281.62 per time performed $22,543.40
an average of $102.47 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
179
times performed,
3% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

179
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$30,430.00an average of $170.00 per time performed $18,999.06
an average of $106.14 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
172
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 6th

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

83
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$21,451.84an average of $124.72 per time performed $9,186.52
an average of $53.41 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
162
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 3rd

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

151
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,346.76an average of $174.98 per time performed $7,735.50
an average of $47.75 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
146
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 20th

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

122
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$53,520.68an average of $366.58 per time performed $22,059.14
an average of $151.09 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
134
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 71st

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

73
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$27,482.06an average of $205.09 per time performed $8,326.76
an average of $62.14 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Smoking and tobacco cessation counseling visit for the as... +

Smoking and tobacco cessation counseling visit for the asymptomatic patient; intermediate, greater than 3 minutes, up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: G0436
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 142nd

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

72
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,285.88an average of $36.92 per time performed $1,164.12
an average of $13.08 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician review, interpretation, and patient management ... +

Physician review, interpretation, and patient management of home inr testing for patient with either mechanical heart valve(s), chronic atrial fibrillation, or venous thromboembolism who meets medicare coverage criteria; testing not occurring more frequent ×

Service Code: G0250
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 50th

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.5)
$2,016.90an average of $24.30 per time performed $580.17
an average of $6.99 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood ... +

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93458
Performed in a facility
81
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 28th

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

75
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$71,110.71an average of $877.91 per time performed $17,853.21
an average of $220.41 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
78
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 69th

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

78
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,544.88an average of $365.96 per time performed $11,147.76
an average of $142.92 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: 93283
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 65th

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

53
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$13,151.80an average of $173.05 per time performed $4,207.36
an average of $55.36 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
61
times performed,
0.97% of his services

18th 26th

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

61
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,448.86an average of $253.26 per time performed $6,841.15
an average of $112.15 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
0.97% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

61
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,370.00an average of $170.00 per time performed $9,632.51
an average of $157.91 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of heart blood flow and respiration

Service Code: 93701
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
0.89% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

40
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,024.16an average of $71.86 per time performed $805.84
an average of $14.39 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 70 minutes per day

Service Code: 99220
Performed in a facility
54
times performed,
0.86% of his services

21st 94th

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

52
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,228.08an average of $300.52 per time performed $7,229.52
an average of $133.88 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

External shock to heart to regulate heart beat

Service Code: 92960
Performed in a facility
51
times performed,
0.81% of his services

22nd 63rd

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

39
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$24,113.82an average of $472.82 per time performed $4,697.10
an average of $92.10 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
46
times performed,
0.73% of his services

23rd 45th

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,920.20an average of $128.70 per time performed $2,501.02
an average of $54.37 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing of 48-hour ekg

Service Code: 93225
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.63% of his services

24th 72nd

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

40
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,277.20an average of $81.93 per time performed $590.80
an average of $14.77 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection for x-ray imaging of right upper or lower heart +

Injection for x-ray imaging of right upper or lower heart ×

Service Code: 93566
Performed in a facility
38
times performed,
0.6% of his services

25th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

38
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,134.96an average of $450.92 per time performed $1,371.04
an average of $36.08 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
35
times performed,
0.56% of his services

26th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,465.95an average of $156.17 per time performed $1,671.25
an average of $47.75 per time performed
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
35
times performed,
0.56% of his services

27th 53rd

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,111.15an average of $88.89 per time performed $896.70
an average of $25.62 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
32
times performed,
0.51% of his services

28th 76th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,776.00an average of $118.00 per time performed $1,111.36
an average of $34.73 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in right and left heart for imaging... +

Insertion of catheter in right and left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93460
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.46% of his services

29th 110th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$32,582.37an average of $1,123.53 per time performed $8,416.67
an average of $290.23 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.38% of his services

30th 70th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$17,969.52an average of $748.73 per time performed $4,101.12
an average of $170.88 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
22
times performed,
0.35% of his services

31st 127th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,098.04an average of $140.82 per time performed $1,050.50
an average of $47.75 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
20
times performed,
0.32% of his services

32nd 177th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,284.00an average of $964.20 per time performed $5,320.80
an average of $266.04 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care discharge

Service Code: 99217
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.29% of his services

33rd 75th

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)
$2,550.06an average of $141.67 per time performed $981.90
an average of $54.55 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation of single or dual chamber pacing cardioverter-... +

Evaluation of single or dual chamber pacing cardioverter-defibrillator and generator at time of implantation or replacement ×

Service Code: 93641
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.27% of his services

34th 200th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,122.92an average of $830.76 per time performed $2,194.87
an average of $129.11 per time performed
medical

Catheter insertion of stents in major coronary artery or ... +

Catheter insertion of stents in major coronary artery or branch, accessed through the skin ×

Service Code: 92928
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.24% of his services

35th 51st

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$30,120.00an average of $2,008.00 per time performed $7,226.25
an average of $481.75 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood ... +

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93459
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.24% of his services

36th 78th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,598.00an average of $973.20 per time performed $3,834.45
an average of $255.63 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
14
times performed,
0.22% of his services

37th 102nd

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)
$18,010.02an average of $1,286.43 per time performed $5,573.26
an average of $398.09 per time performed
medical

Insertion of stent, removal of plaque and/or balloon dila... +

Insertion of stent, removal of plaque and/or balloon dilation of coronary vessel during heart attack, accessed through the skin ×

Service Code: 92941
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.19% of his services

38th 124th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$29,832.00an average of $2,486.00 per time performed $6,363.60
an average of $530.30 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
11
times performed,
0.17% of his services

39th 192nd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,777.98an average of $2,616.18 per time performed $7,855.32
an average of $714.12 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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Keesag A. Baron
Average for Cardiovascular Disease Providers in Missouri

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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