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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $532 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 43 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
999
Rank: 5th
out of 66 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
79,375
Rank: 11th
out of 66 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
79.5 This Provider
Avg 43.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$977K
Rank: 8th
out of 66 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$978 This Provider
Avg $532

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 M. Rees
Average for Medical Oncology 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 M. Rees

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 78 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, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage r... +

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: J0881
Performed in an office
20,290
times performed,
26% of his services

1st 1st

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$365,220an average of $18 per time performed $60,870
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
12,060
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 8th

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$422,100an average of $35 per time performed $132,660
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
11,400
times performed,
14% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$148,200an average of $13 per time performed $11,400
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease... +

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease use), 1000 units ×

Service Code: J0885
Performed in an office
7,820
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 6th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
12.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 7)
$328,440an average of $42 per time performed $62,560
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
5,006
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 5th

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

73
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
5.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.8)
$105,126an average of $21 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ondansetron hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2405
Performed in an office
3,872
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 16th

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

65
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
6.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$139,392an average of $36 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
2,926
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 12th

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

567
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$52,668an average of $18 per time performed $8,778
an average of $3 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
2,557
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 11th

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

483
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
5.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$125,293an average of $49 per time performed $28,127
an average of $11 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
1,983
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 21st

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

761
patients got this service, 76% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$224,079an average of $113 per time performed $99,150
an average of $50 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
940
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 25th

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

85
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
7.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$158,860an average of $169 per time performed $22,560
an average of $24 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, iron dextran, 50 mg

Service Code: J1750
Performed in an office
892
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 28th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$48,168an average of $54 per time performed $8,920
an average of $10 per time performed
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
724
times performed,
0.91% of his services

12th 22nd

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

118
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.1)
$52,852an average of $73 per time performed $13,032
an average of $18 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
568
times performed,
0.72% of his services

13th 29th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$244,808an average of $431 per time performed $1,704
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
559
times performed,
0.7% of his services

14th 30th

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

77
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
7.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$447,200an average of $800 per time performed $57,018
an average of $102 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
553
times performed,
0.7% of his services

15th 33rd

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

173
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$41,475an average of $75 per time performed $6,636
an average of $12 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
508
times performed,
0.64% of his services

16th 42nd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$229,616an average of $452 per time performed $3,048
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
480
times performed,
0.6% of his services

17th 39th

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

51
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
9.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 7.4)
$7,680an average of $16 per time performed $2,400
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
426
times performed,
0.54% of his services

18th 79th

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

184
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$27,690an average of $65 per time performed $4,260
an average of $10 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, potassium chloride, per 2 meq

Service Code: J3480
Performed in an office
320
times performed,
0.4% of his services

19th 47th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$6,720an average of $21 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
314
times performed,
0.4% of his services

20th 36th

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

63
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$33,598an average of $107 per time performed $3,454
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, magnesium sulfate, per 500 mg

Service Code: J3475
Performed in an office
258
times performed,
0.33% of his services

21st 55th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$5,418an average of $21 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
256
times performed,
0.32% of his services

22nd 37th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$175,616an average of $686 per time performed $46,336
an average of $181 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
231
times performed,
0.29% of his services

23rd 61st

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

85
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$15,015an average of $65 per time performed $3,003
an average of $13 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
222
times performed,
0.28% of his services

24th 51st

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$70,818an average of $319 per time performed $11,766
an average of $53 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
210
times performed,
0.26% of his services

25th 69th

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

92
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$27,930an average of $133 per time performed $6,090
an average of $29 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
207
times performed,
0.26% of his services

26th 52nd

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$4,347an average of $21 per time performed $207
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
205
times performed,
0.26% of his services

27th 49th

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

32
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$50,225an average of $245 per time performed $4,715
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device +

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device ×

Service Code: 96523
Performed in an office
192
times performed,
0.24% of his services

28th 74th

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

53
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$23,232an average of $121 per time performed $3,264
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
177
times performed,
0.22% of his services

29th Alert

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

70
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,381an average of $53 per time performed $1,593
an average of $9 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
173
times performed,
0.22% of his services

30th 18th

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

128
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$32,005an average of $185 per time performed $13,321
an average of $77 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
160
times performed,
0.2% of his services

31st 94th

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

159
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,560an average of $41 per time performed $3,680
an average of $23 per time performed
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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
160
times performed,
0.2% of his services

32nd Alert

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

159
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,160an average of $26 per time performed $2,080
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
159
times performed,
0.2% of his services

33rd 75th

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

103
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$16,695an average of $105 per time performed $3,021
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
142
times performed,
0.18% of his services

34th Alert

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

92
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,626an average of $103 per time performed $1,278
an average of $9 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
0.16% of his services

35th 44th

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

66
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$37,248an average of $291 per time performed $6,656
an average of $52 per time performed
MEDICINE

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the ski... +

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96401
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
0.16% of his services

36th 67th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$29,440an average of $230 per time performed $6,784
an average of $53 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
107
times performed,
0.13% of his services

37th 68th

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,043,250an average of $9,750 per time performed $241,713
an average of $2,259 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
0.13% of his services

38th 59th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$10,914an average of $107 per time performed $1,632
an average of $16 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
98
times performed,
0.12% of his services

39th 84th

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

86
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$8,428an average of $86 per time performed $3,136
an average of $32 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique ×

Service Code: 96409
Performed in an office
94
times performed,
0.12% of his services

40th 81st

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
7.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$49,820an average of $530 per time performed $7,708
an average of $82 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
0.11% of his services

41st Alert

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,047an average of $23 per time performed $267
an average of $3 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
88
times performed,
0.11% of his services

42nd Alert

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

79
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,688an average of $76 per time performed $528
an average of $6 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, filgrastim (g-csf), 480 mcg

Service Code: J1441
Performed in an office
88
times performed,
0.11% of his services

43rd Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
6.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$101,816an average of $1,157 per time performed $29,216
an average of $332 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
0.11% of his services

44th 24th

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

47
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$9,202an average of $107 per time performed $1,462
an average of $17 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
0.1% of his services

45th 58th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$1,701an average of $21 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
80
times performed,
0.1% of his services

46th 87th

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

57
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$13,920an average of $174 per time performed $4,320
an average of $54 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
0.1% of his services

47th 70th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$2,156an average of $28 per time performed $77
an average of $1 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
71
times performed,
0.09% of his services

48th 32nd

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

44
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$12,354an average of $174 per time performed $3,763
an average of $53 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
70
times performed,
0.09% of his services

49th 71st

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

70
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$34,860an average of $498 per time performed $10,570
an average of $151 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.09% of his services

50th 82nd

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$1,960an average of $28 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
68
times performed,
0.09% of his services

51st 73rd

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

68
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,044an average of $383 per time performed $7,956
an average of $117 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.08% of his services

52nd Alert

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,574an average of $39 per time performed $264
an average of $4 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.08% of his services

53rd 77th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$21,580an average of $332 per time performed $2,990
an average of $46 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.08% of his services

54th 23rd

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.5)
$1,820an average of $28 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.08% of his services

55th 48th

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$2,160an average of $36 per time performed $300
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Calcium level

Service Code: 82310
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.07% of his services

56th Alert

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,242an average of $38 per time performed $236
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.06% of his services

57th Alert

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

46
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,464an average of $93 per time performed $1,104
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.06% of his services

58th 85th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$11,044an average of $251 per time performed $1,892
an average of $43 per time performed
MEDICINE

Therapeutic removal of whole blood to correct blood level... +

Therapeutic removal of whole blood to correct blood level imbalance ×

Service Code: 99195
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.06% of his services

59th 99th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$5,808an average of $132 per time performed $2,772
an average of $63 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.05% of his services

60th Alert

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,090an average of $145 per time performed $1,092
an average of $26 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
38
times performed,
0.05% of his services

61st Alert

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,130an average of $135 per time performed $1,178
an average of $31 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Collection of blood specimen from a completely implantabl... +

Collection of blood specimen from a completely implantable venous access device ×

Service Code: 36591
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.04% of his services

62nd 107th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,176an average of $64 per time performed $578
an average of $17 per time performed
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 implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per certification period ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.04% of his services

63rd Alert

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,120an average of $160 per time performed $1,280
an average of $40 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy ... +

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy through the same incision on the same date of service ×

Service Code: G0364
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.04% of his services

64th 138th

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,376an average of $43 per time performed $288
an average of $9 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.04% of his services

65th 112th

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,880an average of $590 per time performed $3,936
an average of $123 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.03% of his services

66th 91st

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,539an average of $57 per time performed $243
an average of $9 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.03% of his services

67th Alert

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,322an average of $86 per time performed $405
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.03% of his services

68th Alert

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$754an average of $29 per time performed $104
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82272
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.03% of his services

69th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$725an average of $29 per time performed $125
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.03% of his services

70th 92nd

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: 1.2)
$2,354an average of $107 per time performed $264
an average of $12 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
20
times performed,
0.03% of his services

71st 46th

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: 2.3)
$5,680an average of $284 per time performed $2,140
an average of $107 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85652
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.02% of his services

72nd Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$774an average of $43 per time performed $72
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.02% of his services

73rd Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,442an average of $103 per time performed $210
an average of $15 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
13
times performed,
0.02% of his services

74th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,456an average of $112 per time performed $182
an average of $14 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, d... +

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.02% of his services

75th 83rd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,678an average of $206 per time performed $546
an average of $42 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
12
times performed,
0.02% of his services

76th 86th

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: 1.1)
$4,752an average of $396 per time performed $1,236
an average of $103 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.01% of his services

77th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,353an average of $123 per time performed $726
an average of $66 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.01% of his services

78th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$440an average of $40 per time performed $253
an average of $23 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 "Hematology & Oncology." 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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