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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $749 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 55 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
810
Rank: 38th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
24,069
Rank: 88th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
29.7 This Provider
Avg 55.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$527K
Rank: 74th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$650 This Provider
Avg $749

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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Pablo M. Gonzalez
Average for Hematology/Oncology Providers in Virginia

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

LAWRENCE LEWKOW

GISA SCHUNN

ATTIQUE SAMDANI

JAMES MAY

WILL VOELZKE

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

CHIPPENHAM & JOHNSTON-W...

Patients saw before

Pablo M. Gonzalez

Patients saw after

Individuals

LAWRENCE LEWKOW

ATTIQUE SAMDANI

GISA SCHUNN

WILL VOELZKE

JAMES MAY

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

CHIPPENHAM & JOHNSTON-W...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 48 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, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
7,800
times performed,
32% of his services

1st 3rd

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$23,400an average of $3 per time performed $7,800
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
5,700
times performed,
24% of his services

2nd 9th

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$114,000an average of $20 per time performed $45,600
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
2,255
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 6th

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

71
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$2,255an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, granisetron hydrochloride, 100 mcg

Service Code: J1626
Performed in an office
1,090
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 16th

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

53
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$25,070an average of $23 per time performed $1,090
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
950
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 10th

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

41
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$46,550an average of $49 per time performed $14,250
an average of $15 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
863
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 17th

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

475
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$86,300an average of $100 per time performed $42,287
an average of $49 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, etoposide (toposar), 10 mg

Service Code: J9181
Performed in an office
525
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 31st

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$8,925an average of $17 per time performed $525
an average of $1 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
514
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 22nd

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

128
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$19,532an average of $38 per time performed $8,738
an average of $17 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride (gemzar), 200 mg

Service Code: J9201
Performed in an office
398
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 34th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$70,446an average of $177 per time performed $10,348
an average of $26 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
390
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 15th

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

166
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$58,500an average of $150 per time performed $31,200
an average of $80 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
278
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 25th

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

110
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$109,810an average of $395 per time performed $29,468
an average of $106 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
276
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 32nd

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

123
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$30,636an average of $111 per time performed $14,904
an average of $54 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ondansetron hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2405
Performed in an office
276
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 20th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5)
$2,484an average of $9 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
275
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 27th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$51,425an average of $187 per time performed $825
an average of $3 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
222
times performed,
0.92% of his services

15th 24th

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

89
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$7,548an average of $34 per time performed $4,218
an average of $19 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
221
times performed,
0.92% of his services

16th 49th

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

94
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$13,702an average of $62 per time performed $6,409
an average of $29 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab (rituxan), 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
204
times performed,
0.85% of his services

17th 29th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$184,620an average of $905 per time performed $101,796
an average of $499 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
152
times performed,
0.63% of his services

18th 44th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$51,072an average of $336 per time performed $27,360
an average of $180 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
149
times performed,
0.62% of his services

19th 21st

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

50
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$8,195an average of $55 per time performed $3,725
an average of $25 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
145
times performed,
0.6% of his services

20th 33rd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$22,475an average of $155 per time performed $870
an average of $6 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
122
times performed,
0.51% of his services

21st 38th

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$11,590an average of $95 per time performed $2,928
an average of $24 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, magnesium sulfate, per 500 mg

Service Code: J3475
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
0.45% of his services

22nd 51st

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$324an average of $3 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
104
times performed,
0.43% of his services

23rd 40th

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

60
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$728an average of $7 per time performed $104
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ranitidine hydrochloride, 25 mg

Service Code: J2780
Performed in an office
88
times performed,
0.37% of his services

24th 50th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$440an average of $5 per time performed $88
an average of $1 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
76
times performed,
0.32% of his services

25th 48th

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

37
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$13,680an average of $180 per time performed $4,256
an average of $56 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.29% of his services

26th 30th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$1,890an average of $27 per time performed $70
an average of $1 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
69
times performed,
0.29% of his services

27th 70th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$11,385an average of $165 per time performed $3,312
an average of $48 per time performed
MEDICINE

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

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis, concurrent with another infusion ×

Service Code: 96368
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.26% of his services

28th 86th

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,046an average of $33 per time performed $930
an average of $15 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
61
times performed,
0.25% of his services

29th 67th

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

53
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,300an average of $300 per time performed $9,211
an average of $151 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
61
times performed,
0.25% of his services

30th 46th

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

35
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$6,710an average of $110 per time performed $3,416
an average of $56 per time performed
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
56
times performed,
0.23% of his services

31st 42nd

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$8,904an average of $159 per time performed $4,424
an average of $79 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
54
times performed,
0.22% of his services

32nd 35th

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

49
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$11,124an average of $206 per time performed $5,616
an average of $104 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.21% of his services

33rd 71st

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$210,630an average of $4,130 per time performed $114,240
an average of $2,240 per time performed
MEDICINE

Prolonged chemotherapy infusion into a vein by portable o... +

Prolonged chemotherapy infusion into a vein by portable or implanted pump more than 8 hours ×

Service Code: 96416
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.18% of his services

34th 123rd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$17,380an average of $395 per time performed $4,532
an average of $103 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
40
times performed,
0.17% of his services

35th 64th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,400an average of $35 per time performed $680
an average of $17 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
39
times performed,
0.16% of his services

36th 69th

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

39
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,583an average of $297 per time performed $5,928
an average of $152 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
37
times performed,
0.15% of his services

37th 141st

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

37
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,550an average of $150 per time performed $2,849
an average of $77 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
34
times performed,
0.14% of his services

38th 76th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$8,500an average of $250 per time performed $2,890
an average of $85 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.12% of his services

39th 57th

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: 2.2)
$754an average of $26 per time performed $348
an average of $12 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
28
times performed,
0.12% of his services

40th 80th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,260an average of $45 per time performed $504
an average of $18 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
0.12% of his services

41st 110th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,080an average of $110 per time performed $1,484
an average of $53 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
23
times performed,
0.1% of his services

42nd 92nd

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,692an average of $204 per time performed $2,392
an average of $104 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.09% of his services

43rd 73rd

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: 2)
$418an average of $19 per time performed $22
an average of $1 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
20
times performed,
0.08% of his services

44th 58th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,400an average of $70 per time performed $660
an average of $33 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.08% of his services

45th 83rd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,710an average of $90 per time performed $855
an average of $45 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.07% of his services

46th 115th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,664an average of $354 per time performed $1,952
an average of $122 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
14
times performed,
0.06% of his services

47th 119th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,232an average of $88 per time performed $616
an average of $44 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Bone marrow aspiration

Service Code: 38220
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.05% of his services

48th 147th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,740an average of $340 per time performed $682
an average of $62 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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