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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $162 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,402
Rank: 2nd
out of 19 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,400
Rank: 1st
out of 19 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$311K
Rank: 1st
out of 19 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$222 This Provider
Avg $162

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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Thomas E. Curd
Average for Podiatrist, Primary Podiatric Medicine Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 67 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
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
3,386
times performed,
46% of his services

1st 1st

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

1,154
patients got this service, 82% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$241,185an average of $71 per time performed $165,474
an average of $49 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
1,001
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 11th

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

120
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,013an average of $3 per time performed $1,271
an average of $1 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
564
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

131
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$953an average of $2 per time performed $45
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
358
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 7th

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

212
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,850an average of $33 per time performed $6,816
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin and tissue first 20 sq cm or less

Service Code: 11042
Performed in an office
309
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 16th

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

62
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$39,079an average of $126 per time performed $26,311
an average of $85 per time performed
medical
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
234
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 8th

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

234
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,843an average of $123 per time performed $16,083
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Trimming of dystrophic nails, any number

Service Code: G0127
Performed in an office
138
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 2nd

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

52
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$3,051an average of $22 per time performed $1,132
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injection of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
117
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 21st

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

60
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$12,525an average of $107 per time performed $4,113
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11730
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 17th

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

94
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$12,590an average of $109 per time performed $7,745
an average of $67 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds

Service Code: 97597
Performed in an office
100
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 14th

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

51
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$8,680an average of $87 per time performed $5,583
an average of $56 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of medium joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration or injection of medium joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20605
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
1% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

46
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,449an average of $91 per time performed $3,459
an average of $37 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 10th

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

72
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,667an average of $40 per time performed $2,064
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of 2 to 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11056
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 3rd

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

38
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$6,271an average of $69 per time performed $3,476
an average of $38 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Routine foot care by a physician of a diabetic patient wi... +

Routine foot care by a physician of a diabetic patient with diabetic sensory neuropathy resulting in a loss of protective sensation (lops) to include, the local care of superficial wounds (i. e. superficial to muscle and fascia) and at least the following ×

Service Code: G0247
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.91% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

46
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,631an average of $69 per time performed $3,325
an average of $50 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
65
times performed,
0.88% of his services

15th 9th

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

65
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,763an average of $89 per time performed $3,112
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Follow-up physician evaluation and management of a diabet... +

Follow-up physician evaluation and management of a diabetic patient with diabetic sensory neuropathy resulting in a loss of protective sensation (lops) to include at least the following: (1) a patient history, (2) a physical examination that includes: (a) ×

Service Code: G0246
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.86% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

44
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,124an average of $49 per time performed $1,545
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.8% of his services

17th 18th

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

48
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,410an average of $244 per time performed $8,196
an average of $139 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
52
times performed,
0.7% of his services

18th 5th

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

44
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,805an average of $54 per time performed $1,511
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of more than 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11057
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.62% of his services

19th 20th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,776an average of $82 per time performed $2,067
an average of $45 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in a facility
35
times performed,
0.47% of his services

20th 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, 0.93% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$27,751an average of $793 per time performed $5,431
an average of $155 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of small joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20600
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.3% of his services

21st 26th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,852an average of $84 per time performed $525
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.3% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,852an average of $811 per time performed $6,602
an average of $300 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
19
times performed,
0.26% of his services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.86% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,592an average of $136 per time performed $1,006
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, 2 views

Service Code: 73600
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.26% of his services

24th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$628an average of $33 per time performed $368
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Incision to straighten toe bone

Service Code: 28308
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.24% of his services

25th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.86% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,791an average of $600 per time performed $2,811
an average of $156 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73610
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.2% of his services

26th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$550an average of $37 per time performed $377
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of bunion

Service Code: 28296
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.18% of his services

27th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.86% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,219an average of $940 per time performed $4,127
an average of $317 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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