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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $287 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
954
Rank: 159th
out of 4,416 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
14,046
Rank: 39th
out of 4,416 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
14.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$755K
Rank: 9th
out of 4,416 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$791 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $287

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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Virendra Bisla
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Illinois

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

SUK LEE

C TYSON

JASPAL SINGH

CHANDRA ANAND

SURESH SHAH

Organizations

SOUTH SHORE HOSPITAL CO...

CITY OF CHICAGO

Patients saw before

Virendra Bisla

Patients saw after

Individuals

SUK LEE

C TYSON

JASPAL SINGH

ISSAC PLAMOOTTIL

CHANDRA ANAND

Organizations

AMBULANCE TRANSPORTATIO...

SOUTH SHORE HOSPITAL CO...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 28 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
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
2,719
times performed,
19% of his services

1st 5th

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

387
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$435,040an average of $160 per time performed $231,115
an average of $85 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in an office
964
times performed,
7% of his services

2nd 134th

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

231
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$53,984an average of $56 per time performed $6,748
an average of $7 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at lea... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at least 12 leads ×

Service Code: 93005
Performed in an office
961
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 129th

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

231
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$53,816an average of $56 per time performed $7,688
an average of $8 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
917
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 92nd

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

245
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$763,861an average of $833 per time performed $84,364
an average of $92 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound behind abdominal cavity

Service Code: 76770
Performed in an office
849
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 198th

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

239
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$166,404an average of $196 per time performed $30,564
an average of $36 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of abdomen

Service Code: 76700
Performed in an office
848
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 201st

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

240
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$177,232an average of $209 per time performed $54,272
an average of $64 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on ... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in an office
728
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 133rd

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

216
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$230,776an average of $317 per time performed $60,424
an average of $83 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
714
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 13th

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

546
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$39,984an average of $56 per time performed $4,998
an average of $7 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of head and neck

Service Code: 76536
Performed in an office
704
times performed,
5% of his services

9th 219th

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

206
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$95,744an average of $136 per time performed $35,200
an average of $50 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed... +

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94060
Performed in an office
576
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 149th

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

185
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$74,880an average of $130 per time performed $15,552
an average of $27 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
539
times performed,
4% of his services

11th 6th

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

389
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$125,587an average of $233 per time performed $88,396
an average of $164 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs

Service Code: 93923
Performed in an office
477
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 212th

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

138
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$63,441an average of $133 per time performed $31,482
an average of $66 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
476
times performed,
3% of his services

13th 3rd

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

97
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$37,128an average of $78 per time performed $28,084
an average of $59 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
412
times performed,
3% of his services

14th 16th

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

143
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$14,832an average of $36 per time performed $6,180
an average of $15 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
409
times performed,
3% of his services

15th 4th

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

210
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$20,450an average of $50 per time performed $1,227
an average of $3 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
309
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 1st

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

164
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$35,844an average of $116 per time performed $26,574
an average of $86 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
276
times performed,
2% of his services

17th 19th

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

155
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$30,636an average of $111 per time performed $4,416
an average of $16 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 387th

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

125
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,272an average of $132 per time performed $2,336
an average of $16 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg tracing and monitoring ×

Service Code: 93017
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 395th

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

125
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,272an average of $132 per time performed $5,694
an average of $39 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
1% of his services

20th Alert

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

125
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$19,272an average of $132 per time performed $1,752
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in a facility
134
times performed,
0.95% of his services

21st 125th

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

132
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$197,516an average of $1,474 per time performed $6,834
an average of $51 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing of 48-hour ekg

Service Code: 93225
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
0.73% of his services

22nd 460th

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

90
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,850an average of $175 per time performed $2,448
an average of $24 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm analysis, interpretation and report of 48-ho... +

Heart rhythm analysis, interpretation and report of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93226
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
0.73% of his services

23rd Alert

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

90
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,850an average of $175 per time performed $3,570
an average of $35 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
0.72% of his services

24th 443rd

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

89
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,574an average of $174 per time performed $2,121
an average of $21 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
64
times performed,
0.46% of his services

25th 22nd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$3,584an average of $56 per time performed $1,984
an average of $31 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
45
times performed,
0.32% of his services

26th 26th

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,655an average of $59 per time performed $1,485
an average of $33 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
38
times performed,
0.27% of his services

27th 152nd

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,016an average of $132 per time performed $456
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
37
times performed,
0.26% of his services

28th 156th

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,884an average of $132 per time performed $666
an average of $18 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician supervision, interpretation, and report ×

Service Code: 93015
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.25% of his services

29th 228th

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)
$13,790an average of $394 per time performed $2,590
an average of $74 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93224
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.21% of his services

30th 341st

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)
$15,138an average of $522 per time performed $2,349
an average of $81 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home heal... +

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per re-certification period ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.16% of his services

31st 44th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,300an average of $100 per time performed $759
an average of $33 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician supervision of a patient receiving medicare-cov... +

Physician supervision of a patient receiving medicare-covered services provided by a participating home health agency (patient not present) requiring complex and multidisciplinary care modalities involving regular physician development and/or revision of care plans, review of subsequent reports of patient status, review of laboratory and other studies, communication (including telephone calls) with other health care professionals involved in the patient's care, integration of new information into the medical treatment plan and/or adjustment of medical therapy, within a calendar month, 30 minutes or more ×

Service Code: G0181
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.14% of his services

32nd 37th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$3,000an average of $150 per time performed $1,780
an average of $89 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 "Internal Medicine." 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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