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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $272 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
404
Rank: 180th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
13,351
Rank: 22nd
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
33 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 9.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$114K
Rank: 131st
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$282 This Provider
Avg $272

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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Ariane Park
Average for Neurology 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.

Individuals

AARON BOSTER

UNNI MARAR

MARK KING

ABUL AHSAN

DONALD CHAKERES

Organizations

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY H...

OHIO HEALTH CORPORATION

Patients saw before

Ariane Park

Patients saw after

Individuals

AARON BOSTER

MARK KING

SHANNON LINDER

UNNI MARAR

JOHN OAS

Organizations

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY H...

OHIO HEALTH CORPORATION

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 9 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
DRUGS

Injection, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
12,761
times performed,
96% of her services

1st 1st

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

36
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$140,371an average of $11 per time performed $51,044
an average of $4 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
233
times performed,
2% of her services

2nd 3rd

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

186
patients got this service, 46% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$44,270an average of $190 per time performed $16,776
an average of $72 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
162
times performed,
1% of her services

3rd 11th

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

139
patients got this service, 34% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$42,120an average of $260 per time performed $16,200
an average of $100 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
0.58% of her services

4th 19th

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

78
patients got this service, 19% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,860an average of $370 per time performed $11,544
an average of $148 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or torso muscles ×

Service Code: 64614
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.29% of her services

5th 115th

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$23,556an average of $604 per time performed $5,811
an average of $149 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
29
times performed,
0.22% of her services

6th 26th

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

29
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,830an average of $270 per time performed $2,929
an average of $101 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.19% of her services

7th 61st

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$33,150an average of $1,275 per time performed $4,212
an average of $162 per time performed
MEDICINE

Electronic analysis and programming of implanted complex ... +

Electronic analysis and programming of implanted complex deep brain neurostimulator generator system, first hour ×

Service Code: 95978
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.09% of her services

8th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,160an average of $680 per time performed $2,004
an average of $167 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
11
times performed,
0.08% of her services

9th 4th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,430an average of $130 per time performed $429
an average of $39 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 "Neurology." 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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