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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $375 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 11 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,815
Rank: 23rd
out of 431 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,310
Rank: 32nd
out of 431 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.3 This Provider
Avg 11.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$544K
Rank: 29th
out of 431 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$300 This Provider
Avg $375

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

Patients saw before

DANIEL SMITH MD

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 78 different services in 2014
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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
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
4,410
times performed,
33% of his services

1st 5th

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

595
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$185,308an average of $42 per time performed $31,532
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
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
2,190
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

1,412
patients got this service, 78% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$256,230an average of $117 per time performed $109,434
an average of $50 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
1,377
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 21st

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

796
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$194,088an average of $141 per time performed $49,104
an average of $36 per time performed
medical
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
1,019
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 19th

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

680
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$71,330an average of $70 per time performed $29,643
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11301
Performed in an office
527
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 149th

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

379
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$87,303an average of $166 per time performed $35,161
an average of $67 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of face, e... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11310
Performed in an office
423
times performed,
3% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

326
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$63,124an average of $149 per time performed $25,807
an average of $61 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
289
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 53rd

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

243
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$56,933an average of $197 per time performed $16,756
an average of $58 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of the tru... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11300
Performed in an office
272
times performed,
2% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

218
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$32,548an average of $120 per time performed $12,561
an average of $46 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
241
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 144th

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

162
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$98,101an average of $407 per time performed $23,541
an average of $98 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Skin application of tar and ultraviolet b or petrolatum a... +

Skin application of tar and ultraviolet b or petrolatum and ultraviolet b ×

Service Code: 96910
Performed in an office
233
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
10.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$25,630an average of $110 per time performed $11,503
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11306
Performed in an office
233
times performed,
2% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

193
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$41,118an average of $176 per time performed $16,934
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11311
Performed in an office
197
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 322nd

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

170
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$38,218an average of $194 per time performed $12,669
an average of $64 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of scalp, ... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11305
Performed in an office
147
times performed,
1% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

133
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$19,320an average of $131 per time performed $7,191
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, un... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, underarms, trunk, arms, and/or legs ×

Service Code: 12032
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
0.86% of his services

14th 151st

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

100
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$63,480an average of $552 per time performed $25,410
an average of $221 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17281
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
0.84% of his services

15th 323rd

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

90
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$35,920an average of $321 per time performed $11,943
an average of $107 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
0.84% of his services

16th 28th

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

105
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$20,758an average of $185 per time performed $5,757
an average of $51 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17272
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
0.72% of his services

17th 299th

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

79
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$57,248an average of $596 per time performed $11,420
an average of $119 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11602
Performed in an office
90
times performed,
0.68% of his services

18th 205th

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

67
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$39,428an average of $438 per time performed $8,315
an average of $92 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trun... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11302
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
0.65% of his services

19th 132nd

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

79
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$17,199an average of $200 per time performed $7,690
an average of $89 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Aminolevulinic acid hcl for topical administration, 20%, ... +

Aminolevulinic acid hcl for topical administration, 20%, single unit dosage form (354 mg) ×

Service Code: J7308
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
0.58% of his services

20th 164th

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

64
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$24,950an average of $324 per time performed $14,766
an average of $192 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant a... +

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant and/or malignant skin growths, each session ×

Service Code: 96567
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
0.55% of his services

21st 177th

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

65
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$18,250an average of $250 per time performed $6,147
an average of $84 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.53% of his services

22nd 58th

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

70
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,400an average of $120 per time performed $3,394
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17282
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.47% of his services

23rd 241st

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

55
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$24,313an average of $386 per time performed $8,740
an average of $139 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11622
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.45% of his services

24th 425th

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

51
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$27,600an average of $460 per time performed $5,693
an average of $95 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Application of ultraviolet light to skin

Service Code: 96900
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.38% of his services

25th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,550an average of $51 per time performed $741
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of neck, hands, ... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of neck, hands, feet, and/or genitals ×

Service Code: 12042
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.35% of his services

26th 411th

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

41
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,722an average of $526 per time performed $8,976
an average of $191 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.33% of his services

27th 83rd

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$25,168an average of $572 per time performed $4,487
an average of $102 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.31% of his services

28th 7th

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

29
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,241an average of $201 per time performed $1,080
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, or lips ×

Service Code: 11642
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.29% of his services

29th 364th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,110an average of $490 per time performed $4,209
an average of $108 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 5.0 centimeters) of face, ears, e... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 5.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, and/or mouth ×

Service Code: 12052
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.27% of his services

30th 240th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,908an average of $553 per time performed $7,588
an average of $211 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of up to and including 15 skin tags

Service Code: 11200
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.27% of his services

31st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,320an average of $148 per time performed $1,351
an average of $38 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17261
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.24% of his services

32nd 395th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,560an average of $330 per time performed $2,196
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17271
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.23% of his services

33rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

29
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,329an average of $559 per time performed $3,140
an average of $101 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
27
times performed,
0.2% of his services

34th 4th

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,969an average of $147 per time performed $1,511
an average of $56 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 1... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99201
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.2% of his services

35th 174th

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

26
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,872an average of $72 per time performed $711
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of scalp, n... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11307
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.12% of his services

36th 386th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.83% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,424an average of $214 per time performed $1,600
an average of $100 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ea... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11312
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.12% of his services

37th 282nd

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

15
patients got this service, 0.83% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,744an average of $234 per time performed $1,615
an average of $101 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, ... +

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11402
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.11% of his services

38th 560th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.77% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,335an average of $289 per time performed $914
an average of $61 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Daniel Judson Smith
Average for Specialist Providers in North Carolina

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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