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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 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,059
Rank: 85th
out of 134 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,200
Rank: 97th
out of 134 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.1 This Provider
Avg 3.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$97.5K
Rank: 101st
out of 134 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$92 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 her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 48 different services in 2015
(25 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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
582
times performed,
26% of her services

1st 3rd

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

397
patients got this service, 37% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$96,955.38an average of $166.59 per time performed $28,116.42
an average of $48.31 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
380
times performed,
17% of her services

2nd 7th

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

346
patients got this service, 33% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$37,243.80an average of $98.01 per time performed $4,313.00
an average of $11.35 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
312
times performed,
14% of her services

3rd 6th

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

305
patients got this service, 29% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$168,511.20an average of $540.10 per time performed $13,606.32
an average of $43.61 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pace... +

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker with physician analysis, review, and report up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93294
Performed in an office
190
times performed,
9% of her services

4th 19th

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

151
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$14,840.90an average of $78.11 per time performed $3,948.20
an average of $20.78 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
105
times performed,
5% of her services

5th 22nd

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

64
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$12,086.55an average of $115.11 per time performed $3,082.80
an average of $29.36 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
87
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 26th

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

81
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$32,373.57an average of $372.11 per time performed $13,008.24
an average of $149.52 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of defibrillator up to 90 days with an... +

Remote evaluations of defibrillator up to 90 days with analysis, review and report ×

Service Code: 93295
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 32nd

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

56
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$12,012.00an average of $154.00 per time performed $3,548.22
an average of $45.49 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
49
times performed,
2% of her services

8th 34th

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

44
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,116.00an average of $84.00 per time performed $1,077.02
an average of $21.98 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of implantable heart recorder system i... +

Remote evaluations of implantable heart recorder system including physician analysis, review, and report up to 30 days ×

Service Code: 93298
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 49th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$2,365.00an average of $55.00 per time performed $755.94
an average of $17.58 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
37
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 4th

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$8,288.00an average of $224.00 per time performed $2,594.07
an average of $70.11 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
36
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 44th

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

36
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,070.84an average of $224.19 per time performed $2,722.68
an average of $75.63 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
26
times performed,
1% of her services

12th 41st

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,883.92an average of $110.92 per time performed $694.20
an average of $26.70 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

External shock to heart to regulate heart beat

Service Code: 92960
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.95% of her services

13th 54th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,130.00an average of $530.00 per time performed $1,794.03
an average of $85.43 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
19
times performed,
0.86% of her services

14th 35th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,688.00an average of $352.00 per time performed $1,684.73
an average of $88.67 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and... +

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and chambers ×

Service Code: 93320
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.86% of her services

15th 55th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,308.00an average of $332.00 per time performed $254.98
an average of $13.42 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood fl... +

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood flow, rate, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93325
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.86% of her services

16th 30th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,028.99an average of $475.21 per time performed $48.07
an average of $2.53 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 a facility
17
times performed,
0.77% of her services

17th 12th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,757.00an average of $221.00 per time performed $892.50
an average of $52.50 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
16
times performed,
0.73% of her services

18th 68th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,576.00an average of $161.00 per time performed $702.56
an average of $43.91 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
14
times performed,
0.64% of her services

19th 126th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,042.98an average of $1,003.07 per time performed $3,810.24
an average of $272.16 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing of 48-hour ekg

Service Code: 93225
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.64% of her services

20th 109th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,513.96an average of $108.14 per time performed $250.04
an average of $17.86 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
12
times performed,
0.55% of her services

21st 81st

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,236.00an average of $1,603.00 per time performed $4,171.20
an average of $347.60 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.55% of her services

22nd 14th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,767.96an average of $147.33 per time performed $100.32
an average of $8.36 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
12
times performed,
0.55% of her services

23rd 25th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,212.96an average of $101.08 per time performed $437.64
an average of $36.47 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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