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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $217 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,189
Rank: 13th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,409
Rank: 8th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.4 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 2.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$319K
Rank: 12th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$268 This Provider
Avg $217

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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Matthew J. Mlot
Average for Gastroenterology 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.

Patients saw before

Matthew J. Mlot

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 31 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
TEMPORARY CODES

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine conce... +

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9967
Performed in an office
2,740
times performed,
43% of his services

1st 4th

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

32
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,480an average of $2 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
968
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 18th

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

635
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$72,600an average of $75 per time performed $29,040
an average of $30 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
378
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 15th

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

193
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$46,872an average of $124 per time performed $10,962
an average of $29 per time performed
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Biopsy of the esophagus, stomach, and/or upper small bowe... +

Biopsy of the esophagus, stomach, and/or upper small bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 43239
Performed in a facility
375
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 3rd

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

361
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$371,625an average of $991 per time performed $44,250
an average of $118 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
255
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 9th

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

255
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$68,595an average of $269 per time performed $29,070
an average of $114 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
224
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 12th

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

214
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$54,432an average of $243 per time performed $23,072
an average of $103 per time performed
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Removal of polyps or growths of large bowel using an endo... +

Removal of polyps or growths of large bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 45385
Performed in a facility
204
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 8th

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

204
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$314,160an average of $1,540 per time performed $48,348
an average of $237 per time performed
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of large bowel using an endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of large bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 45378
Performed in a facility
164
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 13th

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

163
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$186,468an average of $1,137 per time performed $26,568
an average of $162 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
142
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 17th

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

117
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,550an average of $25 per time performed $426
an average of $3 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; colonoscopy on individual at... +

Colorectal cancer screening; colonoscopy on individual at high risk ×

Service Code: G0105
Performed in a facility
135
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 20th

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

135
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$153,495an average of $1,137 per time performed $28,215
an average of $209 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
128
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 1st

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

125
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$13,056an average of $102 per time performed $6,400
an average of $50 per time performed
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Biopsy of large bowel using an endoscope

Service Code: 45380
Performed in a facility
93
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 6th

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

93
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$126,666an average of $1,362 per time performed $15,717
an average of $169 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
87
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 40th

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

78
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,916an average of $68 per time performed $957
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lipase (fat enzyme) level

Service Code: 83690
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 99th

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

65
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,448an average of $34 per time performed $720
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Amylase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 82150
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 88th

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

63
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,570an average of $51 per time performed $630
an average of $9 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; colonoscopy on individual no... +

Colorectal cancer screening; colonoscopy on individual not meeting criteria for high risk ×

Service Code: G0121
Performed in a facility
65
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 24th

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)
$73,905an average of $1,137 per time performed $13,585
an average of $209 per time performed
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of esophagus, stomach, and/or uppe... +

Diagnostic examination of esophagus, stomach, and/or upper small bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 43235
Performed in a facility
57
times performed,
0.89% of his services

17th 16th

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

56
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$48,678an average of $854 per time performed $5,700
an average of $100 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.47% of his services

18th 69th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$990an average of $33 per time performed $180
an average of $6 per time performed
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Incision of pancreatic outlet muscle using an endoscope

Service Code: 43262
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.36% of his services

19th 44th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$48,553an average of $2,111 per time performed $3,588
an average of $156 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.33% of his services

20th 21st

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,071an average of $51 per time performed $231
an average of $11 per time performed
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Dilation of esophagus

Service Code: 43450
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.3% of his services

21st 28th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,626an average of $454 per time performed $893
an average of $47 per time performed
MEDICINE

Imaging of digestive tract done from the inside of the di... +

Imaging of digestive tract done from the inside of the digestive tract ×

Service Code: 91110
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.3% of his services

22nd 81st

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$46,493an average of $2,447 per time performed $13,357
an average of $703 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of abdomen and pelvis with contrast

Service Code: 74177
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.28% of his services

23rd 73rd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,304an average of $628 per time performed $3,492
an average of $194 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
15
times performed,
0.23% of his services

24th 14th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,790an average of $186 per time performed $1,080
an average of $72 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.23% of his services

25th 29th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,030an average of $202 per time performed $1,140
an average of $76 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.22% of his services

26th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$602an average of $43 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Imaging of digestive tract done from the inside of the di... +

Imaging of digestive tract done from the inside of the digestive tract ×

Service Code: 91110
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.22% of his services

27th 124th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,882an average of $563 per time performed $2,114
an average of $151 per time performed
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Removal of stone from bile or pancreatic duct using an en... +

Removal of stone from bile or pancreatic duct using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 43264
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.2% of his services

28th 59th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$30,238an average of $2,326 per time performed $5,148
an average of $396 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.2% of his services

29th 56th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.93% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,131an average of $87 per time performed $247
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.2% of his services

30th 49th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.93% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$364an average of $28 per time performed $117
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.2% of his services

31st 57th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.93% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$390an average of $30 per time performed $156
an average of $12 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of abdomen and pelvis before and after contrast

Service Code: 74178
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.19% of his services

32nd Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,972an average of $831 per time performed $3,108
an average of $259 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 "Gastroenterology." 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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