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Nishi B. Sahgal MD

901 mcclintock dr, Burr ridge, Ill., 60527 | (888) 220-6432

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $293 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 11 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
724
Rank: 53rd
out of 247 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,266
Rank: 37th
out of 247 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.5 This Provider
Avg 11.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$295K
Rank: 22nd
out of 247 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$407 This Provider
Avg $293

Office Visits

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Top Billing

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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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Nishi B. Sahgal
Average for Infectious Disease Providers in Illinois

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

JAIME BELMARES AVALOS

RODICA DUMITRU

KANTI CHANDARANA

RAM RAMANI

JOSEPH KENT

Organizations

ADVENTIST HINSDALE HOSP...

ADVENTIST HEALTH SYSTEM...

Patients saw before

Nishi B. Sahgal

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 9 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
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
2,051
times performed,
63% of her services

1st 4th

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

528
patients got this service, 73% of her patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$410,200an average of $200 per time performed $174,335
an average of $85 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
381
times performed,
12% of her services

2nd 5th

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

341
patients got this service, 47% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$182,880an average of $480 per time performed $63,246
an average of $166 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
327
times performed,
10% of her services

3rd 2nd

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

157
patients got this service, 22% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$55,590an average of $170 per time performed $19,620
an average of $60 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
183
times performed,
6% of her services

4th 11th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
15.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 9.3)
$41,175an average of $225 per time performed $11,346
an average of $62 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
119
times performed,
4% of her services

5th 10th

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

66
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$29,155an average of $245 per time performed $9,758
an average of $82 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in a facility
109
times performed,
3% of her services

6th 17th

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

39
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$17,549an average of $161 per time performed $8,066
an average of $74 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in a facility
41
times performed,
1% of her services

7th 35th

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

38
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,767an average of $287 per time performed $5,740
an average of $140 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
40
times performed,
1% of her services

8th 13th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,000an average of $25 per time performed $120
an average of $3 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.46% of her services

9th 19th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$10,185an average of $679 per time performed $2,640
an average of $176 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 "Infectious Disease." 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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