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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $272 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,163
Rank: 78th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,669
Rank: 111th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.9 This Provider
Avg 5.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$318K
Rank: 74th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$273 This Provider
Avg $272

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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Sanjay Tomar
Average for Dermatology 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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 25 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
1,854
times performed,
33% of his services

1st 1st

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

337
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$37,080an average of $20 per time performed $9,270
an average of $5 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
723
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 4th

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

517
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$46,995an average of $65 per time performed $19,521
an average of $27 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
525
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 11th

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

525
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$65,625an average of $125 per time performed $37,275
an average of $71 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
518
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 5th

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

470
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$85,988an average of $166 per time performed $36,260
an average of $70 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
495
times performed,
9% of his services

5th 3rd

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

414
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$63,360an average of $128 per time performed $22,275
an average of $45 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
348
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 2nd

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

297
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$29,580an average of $85 per time performed $16,704
an average of $48 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
230
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 9th

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

157
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,420an average of $54 per time performed $5,520
an average of $24 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
192
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 7th

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

167
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$32,064an average of $167 per time performed $14,400
an average of $75 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the head... +

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the head, neck, hands, feet, or genitals (first stage, up to 5 tissue blocks) ×

Service Code: 17311
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 13th

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

124
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$174,640an average of $1,180 per time performed $60,828
an average of $411 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
122
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 12th

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

109
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$35,868an average of $294 per time performed $15,372
an average of $126 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the head... +

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the head, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17312
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 14th

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

66
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$68,352an average of $712 per time performed $28,608
an average of $298 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 10th

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

81
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,695an average of $95 per time performed $3,321
an average of $41 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.83% of his services

13th 15th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$470an average of $10 per time performed $47
an average of $1 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, ... +

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, and/or mouth ×

Service Code: 12051
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.78% of his services

14th 85th

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

44
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,184an average of $436 per time performed $5,236
an average of $119 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 5.0 centimeters) of face, ears, e... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 5.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, and/or mouth ×

Service Code: 12052
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.67% of his services

15th 42nd

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

37
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,240an average of $480 per time performed $5,130
an average of $135 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, un... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, underarms, trunk, arms, and/or legs ×

Service Code: 12032
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.64% of his services

16th 21st

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,748an average of $493 per time performed $7,668
an average of $213 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.58% of his services

17th 16th

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,108an average of $276 per time performed $4,059
an average of $123 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.55% of his services

18th 31st

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,821an average of $91 per time performed $1,116
an average of $36 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Tissue transfer repair of wound (10 sq centimeters or les... +

Tissue transfer repair of wound (10 sq centimeters or less) of eyelids, nose, ears, and/or lips ×

Service Code: 14060
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.39% of his services

19th 44th

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: 1.1)
$28,402an average of $1,291 per time performed $12,386
an average of $563 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of forehead, che... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of forehead, cheeks, chin, mouth, neck, underarms, genitals, hands, and/or feet ×

Service Code: 13132
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.28% of his services

20th 22nd

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: 1.1)
$14,960an average of $935 per time performed $5,248
an average of $328 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of neck, hands, ... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of neck, hands, feet, and/or genitals ×

Service Code: 12042
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.26% of his services

21st 67th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,990an average of $466 per time performed $2,490
an average of $166 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17263
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.26% of his services

22nd 86th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,560an average of $304 per time performed $2,085
an average of $139 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 trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11602
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.25% of his services

23rd 28th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,376an average of $384 per time performed $1,302
an average of $93 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11603
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.25% of his services

24th 51st

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,216an average of $444 per time performed $1,372
an average of $98 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue fungi or parasites

Service Code: 87220
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.21% of his services

25th 64th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$108an average of $9 per time performed $72
an average of $6 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 "Dermatology." 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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