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This Provider: At A Glance

We aren’t showing our typical comparisons because this provider had an address in a different state in 2014.

Number of
Patients
737
Services
Performed
2,154
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$59K
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$80

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

Neil Edgerton M.D.

Patients saw after

Individuals

GUNDY KNOS

JOHN BOWDEN

JAMES VINSON

ALAN JOHNSON

KIMBALL PATTON

Organizations

ROCKDALE HOSPITAL LLC

NORTHSIDE HOSPITAL, INC.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 26 different services in 2014
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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
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 a facility
914
times performed,
42% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

546
patients got this service, 74% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$116,983an average of $128 per time performed $27,036
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in a facility
253
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

185
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$16,136an average of $64 per time performed $5,394
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
NA

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen... +

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen; each additional single or multiplex antibody stain (list separately in addition to code for primary procedure) ×

Service Code: G0462
Performed in a facility
191
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

41
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,010an average of $110 per time performed $2,323
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in a facility
122
times performed,
6% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

111
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,200an average of $100 per time performed $1,089
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in a facility
112
times performed,
5% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

81
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,650an average of $50 per time performed $1,062
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately high complexity ×

Service Code: 88307
Performed in a facility
105
times performed,
5% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

81
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$27,971an average of $266 per time performed $6,929
an average of $66 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in a facility
75
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

64
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,500an average of $100 per time performed $1,649
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
NA

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen... +

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen; first single or multiplex antibody stain ×

Service Code: G0461
Performed in a facility
74
times performed,
3% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

52
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,157an average of $110 per time performed $2,202
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any cal... +

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any calcium present ×

Service Code: 88311
Performed in a facility
72
times performed,
3% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

62
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,800an average of $25 per time performed $699
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tumor

Service Code: 88361
Performed in a facility
50
times performed,
2% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,250an average of $225 per time performed $2,336
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation an... +

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88173
Performed in a facility
44
times performed,
2% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

39
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,260an average of $165 per time performed $2,436
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate

Service Code: 88172
Performed in a facility
38
times performed,
2% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

34
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,370an average of $115 per time performed $1,053
an average of $28 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
21
times performed,
0.97% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,354an average of $207 per time performed $1,118
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bone marrow, smear interpretation

Service Code: 85097
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.51% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,200an average of $200 per time performed $424
an average of $39 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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