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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $259 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
142
Rank: 285th
out of 333 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
14,532
Rank: 26th
out of 333 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
102.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 9.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$117K
Rank: 118th
out of 333 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$822 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $259

Note: About 49% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 32 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, onabotulinumtoxina, 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
12,700
times performed,
87% of his services

1st 1st

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

26
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$104,775an average of $8 per time performed $54,610
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
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
228
times performed,
2% of his services

2nd 9th

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

104
patients got this service, 73% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$67,123an average of $294 per time performed $21,692
an average of $95 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
186
times performed,
1% of his services

3rd 54th

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

24
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$288an average of $2 per time performed $58
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
0.67% of his services

4th 45th

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

28
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$4,855an average of $50 per time performed $1,855
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Prolonged office or other outpatient service first hour

Service Code: 99354
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.4% of his services

5th 72nd

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

50
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$11,844an average of $204 per time performed $4,218
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
NA

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial and neck ... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial and neck nerve muscles ×

Service Code: 64615
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.36% of his services

6th 69th

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

24
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$21,164an average of $407 per time performed $5,410
an average of $104 per time performed
medical
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
49
times performed,
0.34% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

48
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,602an average of $176 per time performed $3,061
an average of $62 per time performed
medical
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
49
times performed,
0.34% of his services

8th 14th

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

49
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,595an average of $420 per time performed $7,174
an average of $146 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, greater occipital nerve

Service Code: 64405
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.3% of his services

9th 36th

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

17
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$8,785an average of $200 per time performed $4,434
an average of $101 per time performed
medical
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
44
times performed,
0.3% of his services

10th 60th

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

19
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$9,690an average of $220 per time performed $1,954
an average of $44 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
44
times performed,
0.3% of his services

11th 3rd

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

39
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$9,631an average of $219 per time performed $3,153
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of trigger points in 3 or more muscles

Service Code: 20553
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.28% of his services

12th 82nd

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

12
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$5,141an average of $129 per time performed $1,019
an average of $25 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.23% of his services

13th 30th

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

17
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$592an average of $18 per time performed $137
an average of $4 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, promethazine hcl, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J2550
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.2% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$140an average of $5 per time performed $36
an average of $1 per time performed

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 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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