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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $261 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,763
Rank: 2nd
out of 659 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
20,360
Rank: 2nd
out of 659 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
11.5 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$608K
Rank: 5th
out of 659 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$345 This Provider
Avg $261

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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Mark E. Brenner
Average for Orthopedic Surgery Providers in North Carolina

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

Mark E. Brenner

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 72 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, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
10,809
times performed,
53% of his services

1st 1st

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

1,023
patients got this service, 58% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$86,472an average of $8 per time performed $10,809
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
2,577
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

1,339
patients got this service, 76% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$296,355an average of $115 per time performed $128,850
an average of $50 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
872
times performed,
4% of his services

3rd 4th

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

508
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$221,488an average of $254 per time performed $44,472
an average of $51 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hand, 2 views

Service Code: 73120
Performed in an office
671
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 55th

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

449
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$90,585an average of $135 per time performed $13,420
an average of $20 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
525
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 12th

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

348
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$55,650an average of $106 per time performed $11,550
an average of $22 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
435
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 8th

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

435
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$73,950an average of $170 per time performed $31,755
an average of $73 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of small joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of small joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20600
Performed in an office
342
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 58th

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

219
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$53,010an average of $155 per time performed $11,628
an average of $34 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
295
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 5th

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

280
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$52,510an average of $178 per time performed $22,125
an average of $75 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
260
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 81st

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

233
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,460an average of $21 per time performed $780
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
206
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 128th

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

190
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,622an average of $37 per time performed $2,266
an average of $11 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
199
times performed,
0.98% of his services

11th 32nd

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

128
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$29,253an average of $147 per time performed $6,567
an average of $33 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of carpal tunnel

Service Code: 20526
Performed in an office
196
times performed,
0.96% of his services

12th 98th

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

171
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$61,936an average of $316 per time performed $11,956
an average of $61 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
196
times performed,
0.96% of his services

13th 149th

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

185
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,172an average of $57 per time performed $2,156
an average of $11 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of arm joint

Service Code: 73221
Performed in an office
190
times performed,
0.93% of his services

14th 59th

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

174
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$250,420an average of $1,318 per time performed $45,600
an average of $240 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of medium joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of medium joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20605
Performed in an office
181
times performed,
0.89% of his services

15th 43rd

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

155
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$27,512an average of $152 per time performed $6,697
an average of $37 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
173
times performed,
0.85% of his services

16th 9th

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

133
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$29,237an average of $169 per time performed $4,844
an average of $28 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at lea... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) with tracing using at least 12 leads ×

Service Code: 93005
Performed in an office
172
times performed,
0.84% of his services

17th 126th

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

170
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,256an average of $48 per time performed $1,204
an average of $7 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of wrist, 2 views

Service Code: 73100
Performed in an office
172
times performed,
0.84% of his services

18th 30th

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

93
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$21,156an average of $123 per time performed $3,784
an average of $22 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of movement and feeling ... +

Needle measurement and recording of movement and feeling with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 95905
Performed in an office
116
times performed,
0.57% of his services

19th Alert

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

80
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$34,568an average of $298 per time performed $5,568
an average of $48 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of elbow, 2 views

Service Code: 73070
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
0.55% of his services

20th 68th

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

87
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,192an average of $91 per time performed $2,352
an average of $21 per time performed
DRUGS

Hyaluronan or derivative (euflexxa), for intra-articular ... +

Hyaluronan or derivative (euflexxa), for intra-articular injection, per dose ×

Service Code: J7323
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.41% of his services

21st 39th

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$28,140an average of $335 per time performed $10,164
an average of $121 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of fingers, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73140
Performed in an office
79
times performed,
0.39% of his services

22nd 42nd

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

65
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,164an average of $116 per time performed $1,817
an average of $23 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, 1 view

Service Code: 73020
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
0.37% of his services

23rd 96th

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

62
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,688an average of $88 per time performed $1,368
an average of $18 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
76
times performed,
0.37% of his services

24th 127th

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$10,412an average of $137 per time performed $2,052
an average of $27 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Release and/or relocation of median nerve of hand

Service Code: 64721
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
0.3% of his services

25th Alert

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

55
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$94,184an average of $1,544 per time performed $18,727
an average of $307 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
53
times performed,
0.26% of his services

26th 63rd

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

51
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,017an average of $189 per time performed $3,869
an average of $73 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Removal of shoulder joint tissue using an endoscope

Service Code: 29822
Performed in a facility
51
times performed,
0.25% of his services

27th 133rd

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

50
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$106,998an average of $2,098 per time performed $11,883
an average of $233 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.23% of his services

28th 49th

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

38
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,948an average of $84 per time performed $987
an average of $21 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hand, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73130
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.22% of his services

29th 37th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,075an average of $135 per time performed $1,080
an average of $24 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both hips minimum 2 views

Service Code: 73520
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.22% of his services

30th 34th

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,220an average of $116 per time performed $1,125
an average of $25 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, 2 views

Service Code: 73600
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.21% of his services

31st 57th

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,822an average of $91 per time performed $840
an average of $20 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Incision of tendon covering

Service Code: 26055
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.21% of his services

32nd Alert

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$62,832an average of $1,496 per time performed $15,330
an average of $365 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of spine of neck, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72040
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.2% of his services

33rd 33rd

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

41
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,453an average of $133 per time performed $1,230
an average of $30 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Shaving of shoulder bone using an endoscope

Service Code: 29826
Performed in a facility
38
times performed,
0.19% of his services

34th 54th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$102,372an average of $2,694 per time performed $5,092
an average of $134 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
37
times performed,
0.18% of his services

35th 18th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,323an average of $279 per time performed $3,441
an average of $93 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.18% of his services

36th 56th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$6,031an average of $163 per time performed $1,332
an average of $36 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.18% of his services

37th 89th

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,556an average of $321 per time performed $2,052
an average of $57 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of shoulder rotator cuff using an endoscope

Service Code: 29827
Performed in a facility
35
times performed,
0.17% of his services

38th 76th

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$154,210an average of $4,406 per time performed $28,420
an average of $812 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of upper arm, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73060
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.16% of his services

39th 142nd

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

16
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,816an average of $88 per time performed $672
an average of $21 per time performed
MEDICINE

Therapeutic exercise to develop strength, endurance, rang... +

Therapeutic exercise to develop strength, endurance, range of motion, and flexibility, each 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 97110
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.16% of his services

40th 11th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$2,592an average of $81 per time performed $704
an average of $22 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of forearm, 2 views

Service Code: 73090
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.15% of his services

41st Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,520an average of $84 per time performed $600
an average of $20 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of arm

Service Code: 73200
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.15% of his services

42nd Alert

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$22,350an average of $745 per time performed $3,720
an average of $124 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon attachment to bone

Service Code: 20551
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.15% of his services

43rd 84th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,110an average of $137 per time performed $1,140
an average of $38 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.13% of his services

44th 13th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,483an average of $129 per time performed $594
an average of $22 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Prosthetic repair of shoulder joint

Service Code: 23472
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.13% of his services

45th 112th

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$157,761an average of $5,843 per time performed $30,483
an average of $1,129 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Finger splint, static

Service Code: Q4049
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.13% of his services

46th Alert

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$234an average of $9 per time performed $26
an average of $1 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of leg joint

Service Code: 73721
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.13% of his services

47th 52nd

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

24
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$34,268an average of $1,318 per time performed $6,422
an average of $247 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell concentration measurement

Service Code: 85014
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.12% of his services

48th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$425an average of $17 per time performed $75
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin measurement

Service Code: 85018
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.12% of his services

49th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$775an average of $31 per time performed $75
an average of $3 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both knees, standing, front to back view

Service Code: 73565
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.12% of his services

50th 20th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,760an average of $115 per time performed $576
an average of $24 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Application of non-moveable, short arm splint (forearm to... +

Application of non-moveable, short arm splint (forearm to hand) ×

Service Code: 29125
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.12% of his services

51st 174th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,200an average of $175 per time performed $1,008
an average of $42 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.11% of his services

52nd 16th

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,082an average of $134 per time performed $621
an average of $27 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11622
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.11% of his services

53rd Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,024an average of $592 per time performed $3,542
an average of $161 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of wrist, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73110
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.1% of his services

54th 29th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,381an average of $161 per time performed $546
an average of $26 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Release and/or relocation of median nerve of hand

Service Code: 64721
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.1% of his services

55th 78th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$30,880an average of $1,544 per time performed $4,940
an average of $247 per time performed
MEDICINE

Manual (physical) therapy techniques to 1 or more regions... +

Manual (physical) therapy techniques to 1 or more regions, each 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 97140
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.1% of his services

56th 36th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$1,520an average of $76 per time performed $400
an average of $20 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Removal of tissue of palm

Service Code: 26123
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.1% of his services

57th Alert

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$58,460an average of $2,923 per time performed $11,840
an average of $592 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.09% of his services

58th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$608an average of $32 per time performed $95
an average of $5 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of pelvis, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 72170
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.09% of his services

59th 15th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,615an average of $85 per time performed $361
an average of $19 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Electrical stimulation (unattended), to one or more areas... +

Electrical stimulation (unattended), to one or more areas for indication(s) other than wound care, as part of a therapy plan of care ×

Service Code: G0283
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.09% of his services

60th 66th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$779an average of $41 per time performed $171
an average of $9 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Tendon graft

Service Code: 20924
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.09% of his services

61st Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$28,158an average of $1,482 per time performed $3,325
an average of $175 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Removal of bone joints between wrist and fingers

Service Code: 25447
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.09% of his services

62nd 215th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$43,605an average of $2,295 per time performed $10,830
an average of $570 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Release and/or relocation of ulnar nerve at elbow

Service Code: 64718
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.08% of his services

63rd 244th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$38,400an average of $2,400 per time performed $6,864
an average of $429 per time performed
MEDICAL AND SURGICAL SUPPLIES

Slings

Service Code: A4565
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.08% of his services

64th 223rd

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

16
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$320an average of $20 per time performed $96
an average of $6 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.08% of his services

65th 17th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,936an average of $121 per time performed $432
an average of $27 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of thigh, 2 views

Service Code: 73550
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.08% of his services

66th 61st

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

14
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,328an average of $83 per time performed $272
an average of $17 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of arm

Service Code: 73218
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.07% of his services

67th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$19,770an average of $1,318 per time performed $3,675
an average of $245 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Removal of growth of tendon finger or hand

Service Code: 26160
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.07% of his services

68th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$27,270an average of $1,818 per time performed $6,435
an average of $429 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of upper spinal canal

Service Code: 72141
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.06% of his services

69th 121st

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

13
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,121an average of $1,317 per time performed $2,678
an average of $206 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Surgical treatment of broken thigh bone

Service Code: 27245
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.06% of his services

70th 92nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$50,063an average of $3,851 per time performed $11,973
an average of $921 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Application of cast, elbow to finger (short arm)

Service Code: 29075
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.06% of his services

71st 106th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.68% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,536an average of $272 per time performed $689
an average of $53 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.06% of his services

72nd Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.62% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$312an average of $24 per time performed $78
an average of $6 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Prosthetic repair of shoulder joint

Service Code: 23470
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.05% of his services

73rd Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.62% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$36,102an average of $3,282 per time performed $9,735
an average of $885 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 "Orthopaedic Surgery." 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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