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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, $208 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
2,971
Rank: 11th
out of 169 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,225
Rank: 26th
out of 169 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.1 This Provider
Avg 2.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$235K
Rank: 70th
out of 169 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$79 This Provider
Avg $208

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 43 different services in 2015
(23 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

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
3,148
times performed,
51% of his services

1st 1st

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

2,294
patients got this service, 77% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$137,819.44an average of $43.78 per time performed $22,319.32
an average of $7.09 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
650
times performed,
10% of his services

2nd 4th

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

227
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$77,350.00an average of $119.00 per time performed $39,721.50
an average of $61.11 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
514
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 5th

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

503
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$56,540.00an average of $110.00 per time performed $26,928.46
an average of $52.39 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Interpretation and report of electrical activity of heart... +

Interpretation and report of electrical activity of heart using 1-3 leads ×

Service Code: 93042
Performed in a facility
498
times performed,
8% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

488
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,470.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $2,983.02
an average of $5.99 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
350
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 3rd

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

138
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$47,250.00an average of $135.00 per time performed $31,454.50
an average of $89.87 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
298
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 7th

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

95
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$52,150.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $26,221.02
an average of $87.99 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
229
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 10th

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

205
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$62,975.00an average of $275.00 per time performed $39,610.13
an average of $172.97 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of drug with evaluation of coronary artery spasm... +

Infusion of drug with evaluation of coronary artery spasm response ×

Service Code: 93024
Performed in a facility
128
times performed,
2% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

127
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$19,200.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $6,092.80
an average of $47.60 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
38
times performed,
0.61% of his services

9th 88th

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

23
patients got this service, 0.77% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,660.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $687.42
an average of $18.09 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest... +

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest, exercise, and/or drug-induced stress with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93350
Performed in a facility
36
times performed,
0.58% of his services

10th 75th

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

36
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,180.00an average of $255.00 per time performed $2,136.24
an average of $59.34 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
0.53% of his services

11th 42nd

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

16
patients got this service, 0.54% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$2,805.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $1,887.60
an average of $57.20 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93224
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.5% of his services

12th 65th

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

31
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,425.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $2,189.22
an average of $70.62 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
28
times performed,
0.45% of his services

13th 17th

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

28
patients got this service, 0.94% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,000.00an average of $750.00 per time performed $7,407.68
an average of $264.56 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99305
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
0.42% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

26
patients got this service, 0.88% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,770.00an average of $145.00 per time performed $2,816.32
an average of $108.32 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
22
times performed,
0.35% of his services

15th 14th

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

22
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,700.00an average of $350.00 per time performed $4,124.78
an average of $187.49 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99304
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.32% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 0.67% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,200.00an average of $110.00 per time performed $1,545.00
an average of $77.25 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Interpretation and report of electrical activity of heart... +

Interpretation and report of electrical activity of heart using 1-3 leads ×

Service Code: 93042
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.32% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 0.67% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$300.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $120.40
an average of $6.02 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
17
times performed,
0.27% of his services

18th 22nd

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

17
patients got this service, 0.57% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,145.00an average of $185.00 per time performed $2,377.79
an average of $139.87 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Telephonic evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead p... +

Telephonic evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker heart rhythm strips up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93293
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.26% of his services

19th 89th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.37% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$1,120.00an average of $70.00 per time performed $206.72
an average of $12.92 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
14
times performed,
0.22% of his services

20th 59th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.47% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,150.00an average of $225.00 per time performed $1,422.96
an average of $101.64 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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Muhammad Sikander Akbar
Average for Interventional Cardiology Providers in Illinois

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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