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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $1,315 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 77 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
404
Rank: 165th
out of 353 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
30,866
Rank: 144th
out of 353 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
76.4 This Provider
Avg 76.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$755K
Rank: 125th
out of 353 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,868 This Provider
Avg $1,315

Note: About 57% 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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Mahmoud Mahafzah
Average for Hematology & Oncology Providers in Illinois

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 78 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, ondansetron hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2405
Performed in an office
4,864
times performed,
16% of his services

1st 17th

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

29
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
10.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$48,494an average of $10 per time performed $584
an average of $0 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
3,110
times performed,
10% of his services

2nd 6th

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

29
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
9.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$19,158an average of $6 per time performed $280
an average of $0 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
1,290
times performed,
4% of his services

3rd 30th

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

273
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$388,574an average of $301 per time performed $109,715
an average of $85 per time performed
medical
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
603
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 13th

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

106
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
5.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$9,099an average of $15 per time performed $1,773
an average of $3 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
466
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 20th

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

117
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$91,690an average of $197 per time performed $26,730
an average of $57 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
420
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 33rd

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

34
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
7.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$10,702an average of $25 per time performed $88
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
406
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 28th

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

30
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
9.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$27,612an average of $68 per time performed $7,515
an average of $19 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hcl, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
311
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 45th

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

33
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
9.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$4,889an average of $16 per time performed $183
an average of $1 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
291
times performed,
0.94% of his services

9th 49th

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

195
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$172,682an average of $593 per time performed $47,285
an average of $162 per time performed
drug
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
252
times performed,
0.82% of his services

10th 66th

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

30
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
7.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$11,121an average of $44 per time performed $103
an average of $0 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
219
times performed,
0.71% of his services

11th 29th

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

98
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$50,946an average of $233 per time performed $12,895
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
215
times performed,
0.7% of his services

12th 27th

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

31
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
6.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$95,520an average of $444 per time performed $25,134
an average of $117 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, filgrastim (g-csf), 480 mcg

Service Code: J1441
Performed in an office
164
times performed,
0.53% of his services

13th 115th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
10.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$199,560an average of $1,217 per time performed $57,282
an average of $349 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
162
times performed,
0.52% of his services

14th 16th

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

82
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$50,136an average of $309 per time performed $13,184
an average of $81 per time performed
medical
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
150
times performed,
0.49% of his services

15th 21st

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
7.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$19,500an average of $130 per time performed $3,978
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
0.48% of his services

16th 25th

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

20
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
7.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.5)
$12,359an average of $84 per time performed $3,176
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy into tissue or ... +

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy into tissue or muscle ×

Service Code: 96401
Performed in an office
130
times performed,
0.42% of his services

17th 80th

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
8.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$24,180an average of $186 per time performed $8,022
an average of $62 per time performed
medical
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
105
times performed,
0.34% of his services

18th 43rd

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$19,984an average of $190 per time performed $6,566
an average of $63 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis each additional hour ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
0.29% of his services

19th 74th

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

24
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$5,445an average of $61 per time performed $1,582
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein each additional hour

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
0.28% of his services

20th 61st

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

24
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$3,399an average of $40 per time performed $1,073
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
0.24% of his services

21st 83rd

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

21
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$10,607an average of $145 per time performed $3,452
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein each additional hour +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein each additional hour ×

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.23% of his services

22nd 39th

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$6,473an average of $92 per time performed $1,729
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
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
67
times performed,
0.22% of his services

23rd 56th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$16,542an average of $247 per time performed $3,865
an average of $58 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
31
times performed,
0.1% of his services

24th 35th

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

31
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$10,565an average of $341 per time performed $3,609
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
15
times performed,
0.05% of his services

25th 98th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,348an average of $423 per time performed $1,992
an average of $133 per time performed
medical
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
15
times performed,
0.05% of his services

26th 94th

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: 1.2)
$5,813an average of $388 per time performed $1,503
an average of $100 per time performed
medical
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Bone marrow aspiration

Service Code: 38220
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.05% of his services

27th 170th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,449an average of $318 per time performed $959
an average of $68 per time performed
medical
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.04% of his services

28th 122nd

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,644an average of $357 per time performed $1,764
an average of $136 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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