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Treatment Tracker » Virginia » Manassas

Venkateswar R. Veerapalli MD

9615 champion ct, Manassas, Va., 20110 | (703) 845-7510

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
358
Rank: 124th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
71,704
Rank: 40th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
200.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 55.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$403K
Rank: 81st
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,126 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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Venkateswar R. Veerapalli
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.

Patients saw before

Venkateswar R. Veerapalli

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 30 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, iron sucrose, 1 mg

Service Code: J1756
Performed in an office
41,600
times performed,
58% of his services

1st 7th

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

30
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
13.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.4)
$83,200an average of $2 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
18,455
times performed,
26% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

28
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$129,185an average of $7 per time performed $18,455
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
3,380
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 9th

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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$125,060an average of $37 per time performed $27,040
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
1,724
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 6th

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

31
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
5.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$3,448an average of $2 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
1,280
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 20th

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

20
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5)
$2,560an average of $2 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
1,041
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 15th

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

237
patients got this service, 66% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$218,610an average of $210 per time performed $74,952
an average of $72 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
671
times performed,
0.94% of his services

7th 78th

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

28
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
5.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$3,355an average of $5 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
666
times performed,
0.93% of his services

8th 76th

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

66
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
10.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$164,502an average of $247 per time performed $48,618
an average of $73 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
491
times performed,
0.68% of his services

9th 27th

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$9,329an average of $19 per time performed $1,473
an average of $3 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
486
times performed,
0.68% of his services

10th 70th

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

32
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
7.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$67,554an average of $139 per time performed $20,412
an average of $42 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
354
times performed,
0.49% of his services

11th 83rd

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

42
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
8.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$44,604an average of $126 per time performed $13,452
an average of $38 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dolasetron mesylate, 10 mg

Service Code: J1260
Performed in an office
238
times performed,
0.33% of his services

12th Alert

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

24
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,570an average of $15 per time performed $952
an average of $4 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
221
times performed,
0.31% of his services

13th 25th

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

33
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
6.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$70,720an average of $320 per time performed $19,448
an average of $88 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
187
times performed,
0.26% of his services

14th 24th

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

53
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$9,724an average of $52 per time performed $3,179
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
126
times performed,
0.18% of his services

15th 69th

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

126
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$47,754an average of $379 per time performed $17,262
an average of $137 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
126
times performed,
0.18% of his services

16th 17th

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

83
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$17,766an average of $141 per time performed $6,426
an average of $51 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
109
times performed,
0.15% of his services

17th 38th

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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$7,848an average of $72 per time performed $2,289
an average of $21 per time performed
DRUGS

Albuterol, inhalation solution, fda-approved final produc... +

Albuterol, inhalation solution, fda-approved final product, non-compounded, administered through durable medical equipment, unit dose, 1 mg ×

Service Code: J7613
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
0.12% of his services

18th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$890an average of $10 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, furosemide, up to 20 mg

Service Code: J1940
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
0.11% of his services

19th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$492an average of $6 per time performed $82
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.11% of his services

20th 57th

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

22
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,960an average of $37 per time performed $880
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 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.09% of his services

21st 35th

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

44
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$11,088an average of $176 per time performed $6,174
an average of $98 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.07% of his services

22nd 71st

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$497,352an average of $9,752 per time performed $114,699
an average of $2,249 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
49
times performed,
0.07% of his services

23rd 79th

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

49
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,241an average of $209 per time performed $5,145
an average of $105 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
26
times performed,
0.04% of his services

24th 80th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,456an average of $56 per time performed $416
an average of $16 per time performed
MEDICINE

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to ... +

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to relieve airway obstruction or for sputum specimen ×

Service Code: 94640
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.03% of his services

25th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,100an average of $50 per time performed $264
an average of $12 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
21
times performed,
0.03% of his services

26th 141st

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,473an average of $213 per time performed $1,575
an average of $75 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.03% of his services

27th 103rd

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$300an average of $15 per time performed $80
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, hydrocortisone sodium succinate, up to 100 mg +

Injection, hydrocortisone sodium succinate, up to 100 mg ×

Service Code: J1720
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.03% of his services

28th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$270an average of $15 per time performed $54
an average of $3 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.02% of his services

29th 115th

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,110an average of $365 per time performed $1,400
an average of $100 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
14
times performed,
0.02% of his services

30th 92nd

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,046an average of $289 per time performed $1,428
an average of $102 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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