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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $272 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
120
Rank: 319th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,779
Rank: 49th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
48.2 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 9.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$74.5K
Rank: 194th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$621 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $272

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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Kevin A. Kahn
Average for Neurology Providers in North Carolina

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.

Organizations

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAR...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

Kevin A. Kahn

Patients saw after

Individuals

HEIDI ROTH

Organizations

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAR...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 12 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, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
5,200
times performed,
90% of his services

1st 1st

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

14
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$36,400an average of $7 per time performed $20,800
an average of $4 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
212
times performed,
4% of his services

2nd 11th

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

92
patients got this service, 77% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$57,240an average of $270 per time performed $20,564
an average of $97 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Prolonged office or other outpatient service first hour

Service Code: 99354
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
1% of his services

3rd 83rd

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

66
patients got this service, 55% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$16,154an average of $197 per time performed $5,740
an average of $70 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.73% of his services

4th 61st

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

21
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$12,600an average of $300 per time performed $3,990
an average of $95 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.71% of his services

5th 19th

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

41
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,965an average of $365 per time performed $5,863
an average of $143 per time performed
MEDICINE

Psychological testing with interpretation and report by p... +

Psychological testing with interpretation and report by psychologist or physician per hour ×

Service Code: 96101
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.69% of his services

6th Alert

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

40
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,240an average of $181 per time performed $2,560
an average of $64 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, other peripheral nerve or ... +

Injection of anesthetic agent, other peripheral nerve or branch ×

Service Code: 64450
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.59% of his services

7th 69th

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

11
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$5,882an average of $173 per time performed $3,910
an average of $115 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, greater occipital nerve

Service Code: 64405
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.52% of his services

8th 47th

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

11
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$5,970an average of $199 per time performed $1,680
an average of $56 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on one side of face ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.5% of his services

9th 66th

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

17
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$9,367an average of $323 per time performed $5,394
an average of $186 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
26
times performed,
0.45% of his services

10th 3rd

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

21
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$5,174an average of $199 per time performed $1,768
an average of $68 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.45% of his services

11th 50th

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

12
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$390an average of $15 per time performed $130
an average of $5 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
17
times performed,
0.29% of his services

12th 29th

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

16
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$340an average of $20 per time performed $51
an average of $3 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 "Neurology." 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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