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Dr. Christopher J Combs Md

5750 Downey Ave Ste 308
Lakewood CA 90712
562 333-3787
Medical School: Washington University School Of Medicine - 2001
Accepts Medicare: Yes
Participates In eRX: No
Participates In PQRS: Yes
Participates In EHR: No
License #: A84702
NPI: 1205925468
Taxonomy Codes:
207X00000X

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Practice Philosophy

Conditions

Dr. Christopher J Combs is associated with these group practices

Procedure Pricing

HCPCS Code Description Average Price Average Price
Allowed By Medicare
HCPCS Code:27245 Description:Treat thigh fracture Average Price:$3,915.83 Average Price Allowed
By Medicare:
$1,253.32
HCPCS Code:99223 Description:Initial hospital care Average Price:$350.00 Average Price Allowed
By Medicare:
$204.87
HCPCS Code:20610 Description:Drain/inject joint/bursa Average Price:$110.00 Average Price Allowed
By Medicare:
$71.56
HCPCS Code:73030 Description:X-ray exam of shoulder Average Price:$73.00 Average Price Allowed
By Medicare:
$35.11
HCPCS Code:99203 Description:Office/outpatient visit new Average Price:$150.00 Average Price Allowed
By Medicare:
$113.23
HCPCS Code:73510 Description:X-ray exam of hip Average Price:$78.00 Average Price Allowed
By Medicare:
$44.94
HCPCS Code:J1030 Description:Methylprednisolone 40 MG inj Average Price:$30.00 Average Price Allowed
By Medicare:
$3.47
HCPCS Code:73560 Description:X-ray exam of knee 1 or 2 Average Price:$60.00 Average Price Allowed
By Medicare:
$35.57
HCPCS Code:99215 Description:Office/outpatient visit est Average Price:$175.00 Average Price Allowed
By Medicare:
$150.59
HCPCS Code:99214 Description:Office/outpatient visit est Average Price:$126.40 Average Price Allowed
By Medicare:
$112.46
HCPCS Code:99204 Description:Office/outpatient visit new Average Price:$185.00 Average Price Allowed
By Medicare:
$171.56

HCPCS Code Definitions

73560
Radiologic examination, knee; 1 or 2 views
99203
Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of a new patient, which requires these 3 key components: A detailed history; A detailed examination; Medical decision making of low complexity. Counseling and/or coordination of care with other physicians, other qualified health care professionals, or agencies are provided consistent with the nature of the problem(s) and the patient's and/or family's needs. Usually, the presenting problem(s) are of moderate severity. Typically, 30 minutes are spent face-to-face with the patient and/or family.
99223
Initial hospital care, per day, for the evaluation and management of a patient, which requires these 3 key components: A comprehensive history; A comprehensive examination; and Medical decision making of high complexity. Counseling and/or coordination of care with other physicians, other qualified health care professionals, or agencies are provided consistent with the nature of the problem(s) and the patient's and/or family's needs. Usually, the problem(s) requiring admission are of high severity. Typically, 70 minutes are spent at the bedside and on the patient's hospital floor or unit.
99215
Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of an established patient, which requires at least 2 of these 3 key components: A comprehensive history; A comprehensive examination; Medical decision making of high complexity. Counseling and/or coordination of care with other physicians, other qualified health care professionals, or agencies are provided consistent with the nature of the problem(s) and the patient's and/or family's needs. Usually, the presenting problem(s) are of moderate to high severity. Typically, 40 minutes are spent face-to-face with the patient and/or family.
99204
Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of a new patient, which requires these 3 key components: A comprehensive history; A comprehensive examination; Medical decision making of moderate complexity. Counseling and/or coordination of care with other physicians, other qualified health care professionals, or agencies are provided consistent with the nature of the problem(s) and the patient's and/or family's needs. Usually, the presenting problem(s) are of moderate to high severity. Typically, 45 minutes are spent face-to-face with the patient and/or family.
27245
Treatment of intertrochanteric, peritrochanteric, or subtrochanteric femoral fracture; with intramedullary implant, with or without interlocking screws and/or cerclage
73030
Radiologic examination, shoulder; complete, minimum of 2 views
20610
Arthrocentesis, aspiration and/or injection; major joint or bursa (eg, shoulder, hip, knee joint, subacromial bursa)
73510
Radiologic examination, hip, unilateral; complete, minimum of 2 views
99214
Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of an established patient, which requires at least 2 of these 3 key components: A detailed history; A detailed examination; Medical decision making of moderate complexity. Counseling and/or coordination of care with other physicians, other qualified health care professionals, or agencies are provided consistent with the nature of the problem(s) and the patient's and/or family's needs. Usually, the presenting problem(s) are of moderate to high severity. Typically, 25 minutes are spent face-to-face with the patient and/or family.
J1030
Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Medical Malpractice Cases

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Medical Board Sanctions

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Referrals

NPI
Doctor Name
Specialty
Count
1396795514
Internal Medicine
468
1164472346
Pulmonary Disease
407
1548356694
Diagnostic Radiology
301
1922031806
Internal Medicine
249
1679682876
Internal Medicine
231
1437167863
Anesthesiology
203
1962478107
Anesthesiology
182
1851338941
Gastroenterology
160
1801806740
Cardiovascular Disease (Cardiology)
139
1316908072
Diagnostic Radiology
137
*These referrals represent the top 10 that Dr. Combs has made to other doctors

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5750 Downey Ave Ste 308 Lakewood, CA 90712
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