Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $258 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 7 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,078
Rank: 75th
out of 2,523 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
15,414
Rank: 123rd
out of 2,523 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
14.3 This Provider
Avg 7.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$504K
Rank: 32nd
out of 2,523 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$468 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $258

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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 96 different services in 2015
(55 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
2,986
times performed,
19% of his services

1st 4th

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

724
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$253,810.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $147,269.52
an average of $49.32 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
2,595
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 43rd

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

261
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$34,928.70an average of $13.46 per time performed $1,323.45
an average of $0.51 per time performed
medical
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
2,427
times performed,
16% of his services

3rd 1st

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

690
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$327,645.00an average of $135.00 per time performed $176,224.47
an average of $72.61 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
1,920
times performed,
12% of his services

4th 18th

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

385
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$48,000.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $33,792.00
an average of $17.60 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
973
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 32nd

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

172
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,892.00an average of $4.00 per time performed $1,225.98
an average of $1.26 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 125 mg +

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 125 mg ×

Service Code: J2930
Performed in an office
725
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 157th

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

258
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$10,875.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $1,783.50
an average of $2.46 per time performed
medical
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
475
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 5th

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

98
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$59,375.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $26,433.75
an average of $55.65 per time performed
medical
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
422
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 31st

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

270
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,013.36an average of $11.88 per time performed $2,751.44
an average of $6.52 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
307
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 29th

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

137
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,605.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $917.93
an average of $2.99 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
300
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 72nd

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

49
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,000.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $135.00
an average of $0.45 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
214
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 46th

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

214
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,494.00an average of $21.00 per time performed $3,317.00
an average of $15.50 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
213
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 15th

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

212
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,325.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $5,031.06
an average of $23.62 per time performed
medical
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
194
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 6th

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

76
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$36,860.00an average of $190.00 per time performed $15,477.32
an average of $79.78 per time performed
medical
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
165
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 27th

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

132
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,560.00an average of $64.00 per time performed $1,861.20
an average of $11.28 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
139
times performed,
0.9% of his services

15th 36th

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

98
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,765.00an average of $135.00 per time performed $7,774.27
an average of $55.93 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
136
times performed,
0.88% of his services

16th 47th

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$1,360.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $295.12
an average of $2.17 per time performed
medical
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
118
times performed,
0.77% of his services

17th 16th

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

82
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,630.00an average of $285.00 per time performed $18,359.62
an average of $155.59 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
0.53% of his services

18th 145th

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

64
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,658.00an average of $69.00 per time performed $2,794.56
an average of $34.08 per time performed
medical
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
76
times performed,
0.49% of his services

19th 28th

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

62
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$14,820.00an average of $195.00 per time performed $7,697.28
an average of $101.28 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.43% of his services

20th 22nd

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

66
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,550.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $7,271.88
an average of $110.18 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to ... +

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to relieve airway obstruction or for sputum specimen ×

Service Code: 94640
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.43% of his services

21st 175th

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

49
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,970.00an average of $45.00 per time performed $873.84
an average of $13.24 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
64
times performed,
0.42% of his services

22nd 56th

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

48
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$3,968.00an average of $62.00 per time performed $1,805.44
an average of $28.21 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician 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 imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.4% of his services

23rd 78th

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

50
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,572.00an average of $106.00 per time performed $2,427.30
an average of $39.15 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.3% of his services

24th 198th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,519.84an average of $33.04 per time performed $193.66
an average of $4.21 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.29% of his services

25th 179th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,915.00an average of $87.00 per time performed $2,129.40
an average of $47.32 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.26% of his services

26th 85th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$720.00an average of $18.00 per time performed $206.40
an average of $5.16 per time performed
medical
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
33
times performed,
0.21% of his services

27th 125th

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,745.00an average of $265.00 per time performed $4,141.83
an average of $125.51 per time performed
medical
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 im ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.19% of his services

28th 93rd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,460.00an average of $82.00 per time performed $778.20
an average of $25.94 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 70 minutes per day

Service Code: 99220
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.19% of his services

29th 49th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,700.00an average of $300.00 per time performed $4,090.16
an average of $141.04 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Prolonged office or other outpatient service first hour

Service Code: 99354
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.18% of his services

30th 212th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,888.00an average of $144.00 per time performed $2,063.34
an average of $76.42 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent observation care, typically 35 minutes per day +

Subsequent observation care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99226
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.18% of his services

31st 139th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,916.00an average of $108.00 per time performed $2,184.84
an average of $80.92 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care discharge

Service Code: 99217
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.16% of his services

32nd 50th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,120.00an average of $130.00 per time performed $1,336.08
an average of $55.67 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.14% of his services

33rd 103rd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,728.00an average of $124.00 per time performed $971.52
an average of $44.16 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, promethazine hcl, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J2550
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.14% of his services

34th 393rd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$84.00an average of $4.00 per time performed $22.68
an average of $1.08 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing of 48-hour ekg

Service Code: 93225
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.1% of his services

35th 397th

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)
$1,184.00an average of $74.00 per time performed $303.04
an average of $18.94 per time performed
medical
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
16
times performed,
0.1% of his services

36th 408th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$624.00an average of $39.00 per time performed $318.24
an average of $19.89 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater ... +

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99406
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.1% of his services

37th 162nd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$400.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $156.64
an average of $9.79 per time performed
medical
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
15
times performed,
0.1% of his services

38th 26th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$600.00an average of $40.00 per time performed $224.25
an average of $14.95 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.09% of his services

39th 71st

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)
$2,450.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $2,293.90
an average of $163.85 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.09% of his services

40th 94th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,206.00an average of $229.00 per time performed $1,788.22
an average of $127.73 per time performed
medical
TEMPORARY CODES

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and co... +

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and conveyance of cervical or vaginal smear to laboratory ×

Service Code: Q0091
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.08% of his services

41st 298th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$660.00an average of $55.00 per time performed $505.44
an average of $42.12 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Alonzo James Davis
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in North Carolina

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 2015 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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