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TAMELA SNYDER MD

1968 PEACHTREE RD NW PATHOLOGY DEPT, ATLANTA, GA, 30309 | (404) 605-3247

Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

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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
1,168
Rank: 35th
out of 196 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,913
Rank: 55th
out of 196 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.5 This Provider
Avg 3.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$88.8K
Rank: 47th
out of 196 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$76 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 her 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.

Individuals

WILLIAM ARNOLD

LOUIS JACOBS

ASHUR LAWAND

THOMAS DEERING

JOHN HURST

Organizations

PIEDMONT HOSPITAL, INC

FAYETTE COMMUNITY HOSPI...

Patients saw before

TAMELA SNYDER MD

Patients saw after

Individuals

ASHUR LAWAND

SABAH TUMEH

ROBERT HALPER

DAVID CALDWELL

WILLIAM ARNOLD

Organizations

PIEDMONT HOSPITAL, INC

FAYETTE COMMUNITY HOSPI...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 31 different services in 2014
All Services

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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 a facility
1,143
times performed,
39% of her services

1st 1st

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

599
patients got this service, 51% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$213,741an average of $187 per time performed $34,164
an average of $30 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 a facility
243
times performed,
8% of her services

2nd 6th

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

181
patients got this service, 15% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$62,937an average of $259 per time performed $15,946
an average of $66 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 a facility
200
times performed,
7% of her services

3rd 4th

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

156
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,000an average of $100 per time performed $4,332
an average of $22 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 a facility
159
times performed,
5% of her services

4th 7th

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

107
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,130an average of $70 per time performed $1,507
an average of $9 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 a facility
145
times performed,
5% of her services

5th 3rd

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,750an average of $150 per time performed $1,428
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in a facility
142
times performed,
5% of her services

6th 10th

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

124
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$28,400an average of $200 per time performed $3,137
an average of $22 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 a facility
126
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 8th

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

116
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,002an average of $127 per time performed $1,124
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Protein measurement, serum

Service Code: 84165
Performed in a facility
114
times performed,
4% of her services

8th 22nd

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

113
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,954an average of $61 per time performed $1,699
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in a facility
94
times performed,
3% of her services

9th 11th

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

65
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,612an average of $198 per time performed $4,636
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tumor

Service Code: 88361
Performed in a facility
86
times performed,
3% of her services

10th 20th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,500an average of $250 per time performed $4,014
an average of $47 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 a facility
82
times performed,
3% of her services

11th 5th

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

60
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,300an average of $150 per time performed $1,985
an average of $24 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 a facility
60
times performed,
2% of her services

12th 9th

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

53
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,700an average of $45 per time performed $591
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
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
54
times performed,
2% of her services

13th 23rd

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

53
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,300an average of $450 per time performed $6,275
an average of $116 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 a facility
51
times performed,
2% of her services

14th 16th

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,750an average of $250 per time performed $2,861
an average of $56 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis technique on serum

Service Code: 86334
Performed in a facility
43
times performed,
1% of her services

15th 34th

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,623an average of $61 per time performed $637
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88332
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
1% of her services

16th 27th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,726an average of $94 per time performed $711
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Protein measurement, body fluid

Service Code: 84166
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.93% of her services

17th 32nd

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,647an average of $61 per time performed $410
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
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
24
times performed,
0.82% of her services

18th 25th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,800an average of $75 per time performed $466
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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