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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $284 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
455
Rank: 101st
out of 248 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
50,630
Rank: 2nd
out of 248 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
111.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 9.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$297K
Rank: 21st
out of 248 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$652 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $284

Note: About 73% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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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Alan Freeman
Average for Neurology Providers in Georgia

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 20 different services in 2013
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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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, onabotulinumtoxina, 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
47,556
times performed,
94% of his services

1st 1st

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

104
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$776,114an average of $16 per time performed $198,784
an average of $4 per time performed
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
372
times performed,
0.73% of his services

2nd 4th

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

197
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$70,903an average of $191 per time performed $19,143
an average of $51 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
152
times performed,
0.3% of his services

3rd 71st

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

58
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$86,338an average of $568 per time performed $17,691
an average of $116 per time performed
medical
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
118
times performed,
0.23% of his services

4th 12th

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

118
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$51,350an average of $435 per time performed $14,427
an average of $122 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial nerve mus... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial nerve muscles ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
0.21% of his services

5th 84th

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

36
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$59,501an average of $561 per time performed $10,650
an average of $100 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles for guidance with injection of chemical for destruction of muscles ×

Service Code: 95874
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
0.18% of his services

6th 48th

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

42
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$17,102an average of $192 per time performed $4,903
an average of $55 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
62
times performed,
0.12% of his services

7th 20th

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

48
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$7,102an average of $115 per time performed $1,248
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Electronic analysis and programming of implanted complex ... +

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

Service Code: 95978
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.06% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

26
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$19,414an average of $669 per time performed $4,389
an average of $151 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 64614
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.05% of his services

9th 93rd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$15,202an average of $608 per time performed $3,080
an average of $123 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Electronic analysis and programming of implanted complex ... +

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

Service Code: 95979
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.04% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,019an average of $287 per time performed $1,441
an average of $69 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
15
times performed,
0.03% of his services

11th 2nd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$4,218an average of $281 per time performed $1,189
an average of $79 per time performed

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 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.

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