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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $379 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
909
Rank: 218th
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
20,222
Rank: 5th
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
22.2 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$2.49M
Rank: 7th
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$2,736 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $379

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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Henry W. Burnett
Average for Ophthalmology 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.

Individuals

CAROL ZIEL

AMY WALL

SAM AURINGER

TARAS SEMCHYSHYN

GEOFFREY RIESER

Organizations

FORSYTH MEMORIAL HOSPIT...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

Henry W. Burnett

Patients saw after

Individuals

SAM AURINGER

BRENDAN MINER

CAROL ZIEL

MAROON KHOURY

SCOTT STEFFEN

Organizations

FORSYTH MEMORIAL HOSPIT...

NORTH CAROLINA BAPTIST ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 25 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, verteporfin (visudyne), 0.1 mg

Service Code: J3396
Performed in an office
6,300
times performed,
31% of his services

1st 15th

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

35
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$69,300an average of $11 per time performed $50,400
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ranibizumab (lucentis), 0.1 mg

Service Code: J2778
Performed in an office
2,626
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 6th

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

113
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$1,313,000an average of $500 per time performed $816,686
an average of $311 per time performed
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of retina

Service Code: 92134
Performed in an office
2,503
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

780
patients got this service, 86% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$250,300an average of $100 per time performed $82,599
an average of $33 per time performed
EYE

Injection of drug into eye

Service Code: 67028
Performed in an office
2,063
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 7th

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

273
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
5.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$1,340,950an average of $650 per time performed $158,851
an average of $77 per time performed
MEDICINE

Examination of retinal blood vessels by ophthalmoscope

Service Code: 92235
Performed in an office
1,500
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 18th

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

492
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$376,500an average of $251 per time performed $151,500
an average of $101 per time performed
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92014
Performed in an office
1,270
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 1st

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

728
patients got this service, 80% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$209,550an average of $165 per time performed $105,410
an average of $83 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
1,133
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 19th

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

230
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$96,305an average of $85 per time performed $33,990
an average of $30 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified biologics

Service Code: J3590
Performed in an office
1,041
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 13th

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

222
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$332,079an average of $319 per time performed $196,749
an average of $189 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Injection, aflibercept, 1 mg

Service Code: Q2046
Performed in an office
975
times performed,
5% of his services

9th 25th

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

115
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$1,218,750an average of $1,250 per time performed $758,550
an average of $778 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
179
times performed,
0.89% of his services

10th 20th

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

179
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$45,108an average of $252 per time performed $20,227
an average of $113 per time performed
MEDICINE

Examination of eye using an endoscope

Service Code: 92240
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
0.83% of his services

11th 41st

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

80
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$52,920an average of $315 per time performed $24,696
an average of $147 per time performed
EYE

Laser destruction of retinal growth, 1 or more sessions

Service Code: 67210
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
0.27% of his services

12th 51st

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

42
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$109,450an average of $1,990 per time performed $21,670
an average of $394 per time performed
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92004
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
0.27% of his services

13th 16th

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

55
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,640an average of $248 per time performed $5,720
an average of $104 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
0.27% of his services

14th 55th

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

53
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,850an average of $70 per time performed $770
an average of $14 per time performed
EYE

Destruction of vascular growth between retina and sclera +

Destruction of vascular growth between retina and sclera ×

Service Code: 67221
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.21% of his services

15th 112th

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

35
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$28,560an average of $680 per time performed $8,862
an average of $211 per time performed
MEDICINE

Examination of eye by ophthalmoscope with retinal drawing +

Examination of eye by ophthalmoscope with retinal drawing ×

Service Code: 92225
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.21% of his services

16th 26th

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

35
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,200an average of $100 per time performed $798
an average of $19 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of eye disease, growth, or structure

Service Code: 76512
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.19% of his services

17th 54th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$10,830an average of $285 per time performed $2,622
an average of $69 per time performed
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient ×

Service Code: 92012
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.17% of his services

18th 2nd

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,025an average of $115 per time performed $2,065
an average of $59 per time performed
MEDICINE

Photography of the retina

Service Code: 92250
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.14% of his services

19th 17th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,915an average of $135 per time performed $1,479
an average of $51 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
25
times performed,
0.12% of his services

20th 5th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,625an average of $105 per time performed $1,300
an average of $52 per time performed
EYE

Removal of membrane from the retina, pars plana approach +

Removal of membrane from the retina, pars plana approach ×

Service Code: 67042
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.11% of his services

21st 82nd

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$117,300an average of $5,100 per time performed $26,013
an average of $1,131 per time performed
MEDICINE

Examination of cornea and iris using lens device and slit... +

Examination of cornea and iris using lens device and slit lamp ×

Service Code: 92020
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.11% of his services

22nd 24th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,070an average of $90 per time performed $460
an average of $20 per time performed
EYE

Laser destruction of leaking retinal blood vessels, 1 or ... +

Laser destruction of leaking retinal blood vessels, 1 or more sessions ×

Service Code: 67228
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.09% of his services

23rd 53rd

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$39,900an average of $2,100 per time performed $13,528
an average of $712 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
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

24th 10th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,064an average of $172 per time performed $852
an average of $71 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
11
times performed,
0.05% of his services

25th 32nd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,991an average of $181 per time performed $803
an average of $73 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 "Ophthalmology." 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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