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BAKOTIC PATHOLOGY ASSOCIATES, LLC

6240 SHILOH ROAD , ALPHARETTA, GA, 30005 | (770) 475-0379

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $396 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 15 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
83,614
Rank: 2nd
out of 48 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
318,157
Rank: 6th
out of 48 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.8 This Provider
Avg 14.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$16.5M
Rank: 2nd
out of 48 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$197 This Provider
Avg $396

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 29 different services in 2014
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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
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in an office
94,468
times performed,
30% of services

1st 21st

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

53,805
patients got this service, 64% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,143,558an average of $97 per time performed $6,858,377
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
81,025
times performed,
25% of services

2nd 11th

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

69,120
patients got this service, 83% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$9,479,925an average of $117 per time performed $4,293,515
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in an office
27,637
times performed,
9% of services

3rd 66th

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

25,724
patients got this service, 31% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,074,157an average of $75 per time performed $1,434,084
an average of $52 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stain for microorganism

Service Code: 87205
Performed in an office
15,010
times performed,
5% of services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11,866
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$90,060an average of $6 per time performed $46,981
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture

Service Code: 87070
Performed in an office
15,008
times performed,
5% of services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11,864
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$375,200an average of $25 per time performed $172,292
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87186
Performed in an office
13,475
times performed,
4% of services

6th 34th

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

7,400
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$269,500an average of $20 per time performed $155,367
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Fungal culture (mold or yeast) of skin, hair, or nail

Service Code: 87101
Performed in an office
12,871
times performed,
4% of services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12,133
patients got this service, 15% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$308,904an average of $24 per time performed $132,314
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture

Service Code: 87075
Performed in an office
10,497
times performed,
3% of services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

8,359
patients got this service, 10% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$209,940an average of $20 per time performed $132,367
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture for aerobic isolates

Service Code: 87077
Performed in an office
10,467
times performed,
3% of services

9th 46th

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

5,969
patients got this service, 7% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$209,340an average of $20 per time performed $112,834
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of nerve tissue

Service Code: 88356
Performed in an office
8,714
times performed,
3% of services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

5,197
patients got this service, 6% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,867,080an average of $329 per time performed $1,913,333
an average of $220 per time performed
medical
NA

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen... +

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen; first single or multiplex antibody stain ×

Service Code: G0461
Performed in an office
8,412
times performed,
3% of services

11th 97th

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

6,591
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,177,848an average of $140 per time performed $586,485
an average of $70 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Culture for identification of yeast

Service Code: 87107
Performed in an office
5,264
times performed,
2% of services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

4,411
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$184,240an average of $35 per time performed $72,591
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Identification of organisms by immunologic analysis

Service Code: 87147
Performed in an office
2,867
times performed,
0.9% of services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

2,274
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$43,005an average of $15 per time performed $17,030
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in an office
2,827
times performed,
0.89% of services

14th 118th

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

2,512
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$197,890an average of $70 per time performed $93,121
an average of $33 per time performed
medical
NA

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen... +

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen; each additional single or multiplex antibody stain (list separately in addition to code for primary procedure) ×

Service Code: G0462
Performed in an office
2,712
times performed,
0.85% of services

15th 94th

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

1,930
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$379,355an average of $140 per time performed $146,584
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any cal... +

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any calcium present ×

Service Code: 88311
Performed in an office
2,260
times performed,
0.71% of services

16th 147th

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

1,940
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$54,240an average of $24 per time performed $35,844
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation an... +

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88173
Performed in an office
1,245
times performed,
0.39% of services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

1,196
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$209,160an average of $168 per time performed $140,623
an average of $113 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Smear for infectious agents

Service Code: 87210
Performed in an office
1,055
times performed,
0.33% of services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

993
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,440an average of $8 per time performed $5,992
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Fungal culture, yeast

Service Code: 87106
Performed in an office
1,005
times performed,
0.32% of services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

941
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$35,175an average of $35 per time performed $13,849
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Crystal identification from tissue or body fluid

Service Code: 89060
Performed in an office
550
times performed,
0.17% of services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

534
patients got this service, 0.64% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,650an average of $23 per time performed $5,247
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately high complexity ×

Service Code: 88307
Performed in an office
337
times performed,
0.11% of services

21st 352nd

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

317
patients got this service, 0.38% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$121,320an average of $360 per time performed $75,943
an average of $225 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue preparation for culture

Service Code: 87176
Performed in an office
190
times performed,
0.06% of services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

165
patients got this service, 0.2% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,850an average of $15 per time performed $1,495
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, limit... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, limited examination ×

Service Code: 88300
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
0.04% of services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

112
patients got this service, 0.13% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,990an average of $26 per time performed $1,204
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Surgical pathology consultation and report

Service Code: 88321
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
0.03% of services

24th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

88
patients got this service, 0.11% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,936an average of $108 per time performed $6,462
an average of $70 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Surgical pathology consultation and report

Service Code: 88323
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.01% of services

25th 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, 0.03% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,290an average of $165 per time performed $2,839
an average of $109 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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