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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $95 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
3,186
Rank: 4th
out of 196 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
12,895
Rank: 1st
out of 196 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4 This Provider
Avg 3.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$287K
Rank: 6th
out of 196 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$90 This Provider
Avg $95

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 his 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.

Patients saw before

THOMAS CARICO MD

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 10 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

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
7,270
times performed,
56% of his services

1st 2nd

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

3,176
patients got this service, 100% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,177,813an average of $162 per time performed $204,142
an average of $28 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
3,136
times performed,
24% of his services

2nd 12th

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

1,606
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$128,388an average of $41 per time performed $29,259
an average of $9 per time performed
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
1,422
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 14th

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

1,099
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$81,523an average of $57 per time performed $29,876
an average of $21 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
942
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 13th

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

809
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$82,067an average of $87 per time performed $22,259
an average of $24 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
71
times performed,
0.55% of his services

5th 19th

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

32
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,330an average of $89 per time performed $672
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of body fluid

Service Code: 88104
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.21% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,160an average of $80 per time performed $602
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.12% of his services

7th 15th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,898an average of $119 per time performed $305
an average of $19 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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