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Treatment Tracker » Virginia » Gainesville

Alisan G. Kula M.D.

7901 lake manassas dr, Gainesville, Va., 20155 | (571) 222-2200

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $749 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 55 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
703
Rank: 59th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
27,316
Rank: 85th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
38.9 This Provider
Avg 55.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$531K
Rank: 73rd
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$755 This Provider
Avg $749

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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Alisan G. Kula
Average for Hematology/Oncology Providers in Virginia

Who Patients See Before and After This Provider

Providers often refer their patients to a small network of other providers and organizations. Here’s who patients saw the most patients within 30 days before or after this provider, from Jan. 2012 to June 2013.

Patients saw before

Alisan G. Kula

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 47 different services in 2012
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
DRUGS

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage r... +

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: J0881
Performed in an office
10,000
times performed,
37% of her services

1st 1st

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$160,000an average of $16 per time performed $30,000
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
2,433
times performed,
9% of her services

2nd 6th

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

109
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$2,433an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
2,400
times performed,
9% of her services

3rd 3rd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$12,000an average of $5 per time performed $2,400
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
2,160
times performed,
8% of her services

4th 5th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$82,080an average of $38 per time performed $23,760
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
1,430
times performed,
5% of her services

5th 10th

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

73
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$144,430an average of $101 per time performed $21,450
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
1,115
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 12th

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

441
patients got this service, 63% of her patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$39,025an average of $35 per time performed $12,265
an average of $11 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, trastuzumab (herceptin), 10 mg

Service Code: J9355
Performed in an office
1,066
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 26th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$207,870an average of $195 per time performed $58,630
an average of $55 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
713
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 22nd

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

129
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$74,865an average of $105 per time performed $12,121
an average of $17 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, granisetron hydrochloride, 100 mcg

Service Code: J1626
Performed in an office
660
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 16th

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

36
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$16,500an average of $25 per time performed $660
an average of $1 per time performed
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
579
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 17th

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

311
patients got this service, 44% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$85,692an average of $148 per time performed $29,529
an average of $51 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
527
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 27th

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

41
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$158,100an average of $300 per time performed $1,581
an average of $3 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
469
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 14th

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

267
patients got this service, 38% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$8,911an average of $19 per time performed $1,407
an average of $3 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
435
times performed,
2% of her services

13th 33rd

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

39
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$100,050an average of $230 per time performed $2,610
an average of $6 per time performed
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
298
times performed,
1% of her services

14th 58th

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

136
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$26,224an average of $88 per time performed $9,238
an average of $31 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
276
times performed,
1% of her services

15th 25th

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

125
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$188,784an average of $684 per time performed $28,152
an average of $102 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
255
times performed,
0.93% of her services

16th 30th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$10,965an average of $43 per time performed $255
an average of $1 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab (rituxan), 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
228
times performed,
0.83% of her services

17th 29th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$384,180an average of $1,685 per time performed $116,964
an average of $513 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Cyclophosphamide, 100 mg

Service Code: J9070
Performed in an office
207
times performed,
0.76% of her services

18th 43rd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$13,869an average of $67 per time performed $3,312
an average of $16 per time performed
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
169
times performed,
0.62% of her services

19th 32nd

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

69
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$26,533an average of $157 per time performed $9,295
an average of $55 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
0.54% of her services

20th 44th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$159,544an average of $1,078 per time performed $26,640
an average of $180 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
143
times performed,
0.52% of her services

21st 24th

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

81
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$13,299an average of $93 per time performed $2,574
an average of $18 per time performed
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
138
times performed,
0.51% of her services

22nd 15th

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

84
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$30,912an average of $224 per time performed $10,212
an average of $74 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
132
times performed,
0.48% of her services

23rd 48th

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

59
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$44,088an average of $334 per time performed $7,260
an average of $55 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
0.45% of her services

24th 37th

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

52
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.3)
$3,567an average of $29 per time performed $615
an average of $5 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
0.45% of her services

25th 38th

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

48
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$19,188an average of $156 per time performed $2,952
an average of $24 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
119
times performed,
0.44% of her services

26th 78th

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

71
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$1,071an average of $9 per time performed $119
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
0.42% of her services

27th 40th

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

63
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$456an average of $4 per time performed $114
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, magnesium sulfate, per 500 mg

Service Code: J3475
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
0.42% of her services

28th 51st

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$684an average of $6 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.29% of her services

29th 57th

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$5,840an average of $73 per time performed $960
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.25% of her services

30th 21st

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

35
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$10,184an average of $152 per time performed $1,608
an average of $24 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.23% of her services

31st 46th

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

39
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$19,152an average of $304 per time performed $3,339
an average of $53 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
0.21% of her services

32nd 64th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$5,432an average of $97 per time performed $896
an average of $16 per time performed
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
50
times performed,
0.18% of her services

33rd 79th

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

50
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,150an average of $343 per time performed $6,050
an average of $121 per time performed
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
42
times performed,
0.15% of her services

34th 49th

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

32
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,830an average of $115 per time performed $1,260
an average of $30 per time performed
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
41
times performed,
0.15% of her services

35th 42nd

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

37
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$9,512an average of $232 per time performed $3,239
an average of $79 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.15% of her services

36th 90th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$779an average of $19 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.15% of her services

37th 71st

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$398,000an average of $9,950 per time performed $90,520
an average of $2,263 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.14% of her services

38th 70th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$10,959an average of $281 per time performed $1,833
an average of $47 per time performed
MEDICINE

Refilling and maintenance of portable pump

Service Code: 96521
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.13% of her services

39th 101st

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$23,135an average of $661 per time performed $3,675
an average of $105 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.12% of her services

40th 73rd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$608an average of $19 per time performed $32
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device +

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device ×

Service Code: 96523
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.1% of her services

41st 80th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$3,108an average of $111 per time performed $420
an average of $15 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.1% of her services

42nd 87th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$108an average of $4 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique ×

Service Code: 96409
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.1% of her services

43rd 76th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$12,610an average of $485 per time performed $2,080
an average of $80 per time performed
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
25
times performed,
0.09% of her services

44th 111th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,475an average of $219 per time performed $2,025
an average of $81 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.07% of her services

45th 83rd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,731an average of $249 per time performed $855
an average of $45 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis, concurrent with another infusion ×

Service Code: 96368
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.06% of her services

46th 86th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$1,547an average of $91 per time performed $255
an average of $15 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.05% of her services

47th 35th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$4,214an average of $301 per time performed $1,456
an average of $104 per time performed

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.

Notes: This provider has a self-reported specialty of "Hematology & Oncology." In some cases the self-reported specialty may differ from the specialty listed above, which comes from Medicare. Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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