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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $403 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
130
Rank: 72nd
out of 95 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,038
Rank: 47th
out of 95 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$49K
Rank: 71st
out of 95 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$377 This Provider
Avg $403

Office Visits

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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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William C. Lindner
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This Provider's Services

This provider performed 58 different services in 2013
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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, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
377
times performed,
36% of his services

1st 2nd

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

44
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,468an average of $9 per time performed $501
an average of $1 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
105
times performed,
10% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

63
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$19,425an average of $185 per time performed $5,059
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 4th

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

45
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$26,214an average of $308 per time performed $3,427
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 9th

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

50
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$9,183an average of $139 per time performed $1,269
an average of $19 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
46
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 6th

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

33
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,361an average of $95 per time performed $1,403
an average of $31 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
33
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 5th

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

33
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,960an average of $241 per time performed $2,166
an average of $66 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
19
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 21st

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

19
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,521an average of $343 per time performed $2,111
an average of $111 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 4 or more views

Service Code: 73564
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 16th

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

14
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,774an average of $163 per time performed $521
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Shaving of shoulder bone using an endoscope

Service Code: 29826
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 39th

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

15
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,012an average of $1,267 per time performed $1,920
an average of $128 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Partial removal of collar bone at shoulder using an endos... +

Partial removal of collar bone at shoulder using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 29824
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 47th

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

12
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$37,510an average of $3,126 per time performed $2,490
an average of $208 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of shoulder rotator cuff using an endoscope

Service Code: 29827
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 40th

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

12
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$53,306an average of $4,442 per time performed $9,338
an average of $778 per time performed

Note: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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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 2013 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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