ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Treatment Tracker

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $506 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
726
Rank: 93rd
out of 332 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,319
Rank: 94th
out of 332 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.7 This Provider
Avg 8.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$805K
Rank: 11th
out of 332 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,109 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $506

Office Visits

Story image rib 8a2c1e812d78fea39cf7fb4926cf598dbc8604e0a950a7f60c1e192c8c412b43

Top Billing

Related story »

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Mohammad Zahid
Average for Nephrology Providers in Illinois

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 25 different services in 2013
All Services

Show Only:

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
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
1,805
times performed,
29% of his services

1st 6th

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

269
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
6.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$315,875an average of $175 per time performed $150,862
an average of $84 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
1,259
times performed,
20% of his services

2nd 19th

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

434
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$283,275an average of $225 per time performed $136,299
an average of $108 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Dialysis services (4 or more physician visits per month),... +

Dialysis services (4 or more physician visits per month), patient 20 years of age and older ×

Service Code: 90960
Performed in an office
987
times performed,
16% of his services

3rd 5th

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

129
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
7.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$518,175an average of $525 per time performed $225,579
an average of $229 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hemodialysis procedure with repeated evaluations

Service Code: 90937
Performed in a facility
722
times performed,
11% of his services

4th 47th

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

101
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
7.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$238,260an average of $330 per time performed $60,424
an average of $84 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
412
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 13th

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

229
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$94,760an average of $230 per time performed $67,444
an average of $164 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
383
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 27th

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

99
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$145,540an average of $380 per time performed $69,618
an average of $182 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Mechanical separation of plasma from opening blood

Service Code: 36514
Performed in a facility
267
times performed,
4% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
20.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$66,750an average of $250 per time performed $20,778
an average of $78 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Dialysis services (2-3 physician visits per month), patie... +

Dialysis services (2-3 physician visits per month), patient 20 years of age and older ×

Service Code: 90961
Performed in an office
212
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 15th

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

97
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$95,400an average of $450 per time performed $40,151
an average of $189 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Dialysis services (1 physician visit per month), patient ... +

Dialysis services (1 physician visit per month), patient 20 years of age and older ×

Service Code: 90962
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 28th

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

40
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$40,800an average of $400 per time performed $14,627
an average of $143 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 44th

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

63
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,750an average of $250 per time performed $10,185
an average of $162 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.

Incorrect Info? If you are a provider and you believe your address is incorrect, check the listing you created on the National Provider Identifier registry. If you change your listing, send a note to checkup@propublica.org and we will update your information. If you have other questions about this data, send a note to checkup@propublica.org. Here's a link to Medicare's data on this provider.

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.

Read our methodology.



Credits: Warning icon designed by Stefan Parnarov from the Noun Project.