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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $103 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,161
Rank: 42nd
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,989
Rank: 28th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.4 This Provider
Avg 3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$109K
Rank: 41st
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$94 This Provider
Avg $103

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

ANDREW CICHELLI

KHOA NGUYEN

LISA ROBINSON

GEORGE PIROS

COLIN DODDS

Organizations

EAST GEORGIA REGIONAL M...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

Eric M. Chand

Patients saw after

Individuals

ANDREW CICHELLI

JACK BLACKWELL

HUGH JAMES

ALBERT LEE

ROSE CESAR

Organizations

EAST GEORGIA REGIONAL M...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 22 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
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 a facility
1,705
times performed,
43% of his services

1st 1st

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

885
patients got this service, 76% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$289,850an average of $170 per time performed $46,035
an average of $27 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique

Service Code: 88342
Performed in a facility
813
times performed,
20% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

315
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$93,495an average of $115 per time performed $25,203
an average of $31 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88108
Performed in a facility
214
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 16th

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

145
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,120an average of $80 per time performed $3,424
an average of $16 per time performed
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 a facility
190
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 8th

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

164
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,800an average of $120 per time performed $1,520
an average of $8 per time performed
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 a facility
170
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 5th

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

60
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,750an average of $75 per time performed $3,400
an average of $20 per time performed
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 a facility
149
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 10th

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

122
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,960an average of $40 per time performed $1,341
an average of $9 per time performed
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 a facility
148
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 4th

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

113
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$41,440an average of $280 per time performed $9,028
an average of $61 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in a facility
89
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 13th

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

74
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,130an average of $170 per time performed $3,916
an average of $44 per time performed
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 a facility
77
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 7th

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,621an average of $73 per time performed $693
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood bank physician services for cross match and/or eval... +

Blood bank physician services for cross match and/or evaluation and written report ×

Service Code: 86077
Performed in a facility
76
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 51st

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

48
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$9,120an average of $120 per time performed $2,812
an average of $37 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope

Service Code: 88302
Performed in a facility
47
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 39th

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

42
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,760an average of $80 per time performed $235
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88332
Performed in a facility
43
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 35th

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,300an average of $100 per time performed $903
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88333
Performed in a facility
35
times performed,
0.88% of his services

13th 41st

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,525an average of $215 per time performed $1,610
an average of $46 per time performed
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 a facility
34
times performed,
0.85% of his services

14th 14th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,950an average of $175 per time performed $1,802
an average of $53 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate

Service Code: 88172
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
0.8% of his services

15th 26th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,192an average of $131 per time performed $832
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test

Service Code: 88177
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
0.8% of his services

16th 36th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,080an average of $65 per time performed $512
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.75% of his services

17th 11th

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,100an average of $170 per time performed $1,290
an average of $43 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88334
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.68% of his services

18th 47th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,130an average of $190 per time performed $756
an average of $28 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of body fluid

Service Code: 88104
Performed in a facility
23
times performed,
0.58% of his services

19th 48th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,863an average of $81 per time performed $414
an average of $18 per time performed
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 a facility
19
times performed,
0.48% of his services

20th 34th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$988an average of $52 per time performed $57
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood smear interpretation by physician with written report +

Blood smear interpretation by physician with written report ×

Service Code: 85060
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.45% of his services

21st 24th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,098an average of $61 per time performed $324
an average of $18 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, high complexity ×

Service Code: 88309
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.45% of his services

22nd 20th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,660an average of $370 per time performed $1,872
an average of $104 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 "Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology." 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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