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, $476 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
2,120
Rank: 4th
out of 114 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
40,926
Rank: 1st
out of 114 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
19.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.79M
Rank: 7th
out of 114 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$845 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $476

Note: About 33% 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 51 different services in 2015
(25 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

All Services

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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, verteporfin, 0.1 mg

Service Code: J3396
Performed in an office
21,754
times performed,
53% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

131
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$250,171.00an average of $11.50 per time performed $185,561.62
an average of $8.53 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Examination of retinal blood vessels by ophthalmoscope

Service Code: 92235
Performed in an office
3,311
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 12th

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

949
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$595,980.00an average of $180.00 per time performed $231,074.69
an average of $69.79 per time performed
medical
DRUGS

Unclassified biologics

Service Code: J3590
Performed in an office
2,629
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 19th

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

697
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$262,900.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $102,162.94
an average of $38.86 per time performed
medical
EYE

Injection of drug into eye

Service Code: 67028
Performed in an office
2,581
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 9th

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

730
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$2,683,336.65an average of $1,039.65 per time performed $217,836.40
an average of $84.40 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
2,082
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 7th

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

1,337
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$176,970.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $97,562.52
an average of $46.86 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of the retina

Service Code: 92250
Performed in an office
2,003
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 13th

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

872
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$210,315.00an average of $105.00 per time performed $90,595.69
an average of $45.23 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of retina

Service Code: 92134
Performed in an office
1,731
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 5th

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

935
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$216,375.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $49,229.64
an average of $28.44 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
1,234
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 14th

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

512
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$154,250.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $90,550.92
an average of $73.38 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Examination of eye by ophthalmoscope with retinal drawing +

Examination of eye by ophthalmoscope with retinal drawing ×

Service Code: 92226
Performed in an office
726
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 24th

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

354
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$51,030.54an average of $70.29 per time performed $12,196.80
an average of $16.80 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Examination of eye using an endoscope

Service Code: 92240
Performed in an office
459
times performed,
1% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

225
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$137,700.00an average of $300.00 per time performed $78,915.87
an average of $171.93 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient ×

Service Code: 92012
Performed in an office
420
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 2nd

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

405
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$44,100.00an average of $105.00 per time performed $23,129.40
an average of $55.07 per time performed
drug

Injection, aflibercept, 1 mg

Service Code: J0178
Performed in an office
416
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 17th

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

65
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$426,400.00an average of $1,025.00 per time performed $319,592.00
an average of $768.25 per time performed
medical

Compounded drug, not otherwise classified

Service Code: Q9977
Performed in an office
338
times performed,
0.83% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

269
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$33,800.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $13,486.20
an average of $39.90 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone, intravitreal implant, 0.1 mg

Service Code: J7312
Performed in an office
169
times performed,
0.41% of his services

14th 35th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$42,250.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $26,646.23
an average of $157.67 per time performed
medical
EYE

Destruction of vascular growth between retina and sclera +

Destruction of vascular growth between retina and sclera ×

Service Code: 67221
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
0.36% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

133
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$81,400.00an average of $550.00 per time performed $31,244.28
an average of $211.11 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92014
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
0.34% of his services

16th 1st

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

138
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$18,765.00an average of $135.00 per time performed $12,287.60
an average of $88.40 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
95
times performed,
0.23% of his services

17th 26th

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

74
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,700.00an average of $60.00 per time performed $2,850.00
an average of $30.00 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of eye disease, growth, or structure

Service Code: 76512
Performed in an office
88
times performed,
0.22% of his services

18th 45th

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

53
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$24,200.00an average of $275.00 per time performed $5,754.32
an average of $65.39 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92004
Performed in an office
87
times performed,
0.21% of his services

19th 15th

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

87
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,225.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $9,251.58
an average of $106.34 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of membrane from the retina

Service Code: 67041
Performed in a facility
53
times performed,
0.13% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

53
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$201,400.00an average of $3,800.00 per time performed $45,241.33
an average of $853.61 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
40
times performed,
0.1% of his services

21st 33rd

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

40
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,400.00an average of $135.00 per time performed $2,828.80
an average of $70.72 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Examination of eye by ophthalmoscope with retinal drawing +

Examination of eye by ophthalmoscope with retinal drawing ×

Service Code: 92225
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.09% of his services

22nd 31st

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

24
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,660.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $734.54
an average of $19.33 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92083
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.05% of his services

23rd 11th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.71% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,375.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $867.35
an average of $45.65 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eye fluid (vitreous) between the lens and retina +

Removal of eye fluid (vitreous) between the lens and retina ×

Service Code: 67036
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.04% of his services

24th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$40,050.00an average of $2,225.00 per time performed $11,508.66
an average of $639.37 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient ×

Service Code: 92002
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.04% of his services

25th 37th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,040.00an average of $120.00 per time performed $960.84
an average of $56.52 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of detached retina and drainage of eye fluid betwe... +

Repair of detached retina and drainage of eye fluid between lens and retina ×

Service Code: 67108
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.04% of his services

26th 67th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.71% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$57,375.00an average of $3,825.00 per time performed $18,011.40
an average of $1,200.76 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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David M Chacko
Average for Ophthalmology Providers in Kansas

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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