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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $416 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
997
Rank: 144th
out of 397 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
8,643
Rank: 24th
out of 397 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$297K
Rank: 151st
out of 397 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$298 This Provider
Avg $416

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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 66 different services in 2015
(39 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, onabotulinumtoxina, 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
5,662
times performed,
66% of his services

1st 11th

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

32
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$73,606.00an average of $13.00 per time performed $24,063.50
an average of $4.25 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient ×

Service Code: 92012
Performed in an office
584
times performed,
7% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

424
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$57,232.00an average of $98.00 per time performed $33,667.60
an average of $57.65 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92014
Performed in an office
245
times performed,
3% of his services

3rd 1st

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

240
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$34,790.00an average of $142.00 per time performed $19,769.05
an average of $80.69 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of content of eyes

Service Code: 92285
Performed in an office
231
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 30th

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

224
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$21,714.00an average of $94.00 per time performed $3,192.42
an average of $13.82 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
172
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 15th

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

160
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$22,876.00an average of $133.00 per time performed $14,577.00
an average of $84.75 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92082
Performed in an office
155
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 50th

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

151
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,500.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $5,383.15
an average of $34.73 per time performed
medical
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
117
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 6th

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

98
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$10,179.00an average of $87.00 per time performed $6,695.91
an average of $57.23 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth

Service Code: 67840
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 76th

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

82
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$38,208.00an average of $398.00 per time performed $19,055.04
an average of $198.49 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on one side of face ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
0.96% of his services

9th 71st

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$51,000.18an average of $614.46 per time performed $10,800.79
an average of $130.13 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of excessive skin and fat of upper eyelid

Service Code: 15823
Performed in a facility
79
times performed,
0.91% of his services

10th 62nd

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

79
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$232,560.20an average of $2,943.80 per time performed $49,085.86
an average of $621.34 per time performed
medical
EYE

Probing of nasal-tear duct

Service Code: 68840
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.79% of his services

11th 72nd

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

64
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$33,107.84an average of $486.88 per time performed $7,703.72
an average of $113.29 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient ×

Service Code: 92002
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.72% of his services

12th 35th

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

62
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,130.00an average of $115.00 per time performed $3,206.64
an average of $51.72 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelashes by forceps

Service Code: 67820
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.56% of his services

13th 38th

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,656.16an average of $138.67 per time performed $1,558.56
an average of $32.47 per time performed
medical
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
41
times performed,
0.47% of his services

14th 33rd

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,683.00an average of $163.00 per time performed $3,463.68
an average of $84.48 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth

Service Code: 67800
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.47% of his services

15th 99th

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,612.00an average of $332.00 per time performed $3,924.52
an average of $95.72 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.46% of his services

16th 75th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$720.00an average of $18.00 per time performed $56.00
an average of $1.40 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of optic nerve of eye

Service Code: 92133
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.45% of his services

17th 10th

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,045.00an average of $155.00 per time performed $1,237.86
an average of $31.74 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92083
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.39% of his services

18th 9th

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,080.00an average of $120.00 per time performed $1,551.76
an average of $45.64 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of tendon of upper eyelid

Service Code: 67904
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
0.36% of his services

19th 70th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$82,247.96an average of $2,653.16 per time performed $19,727.47
an average of $636.37 per time performed
medical
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
30
times performed,
0.35% of his services

20th 18th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,890.00an average of $63.00 per time performed $830.70
an average of $27.69 per time performed
medical
EYE

Extensive repair of turning-outward eyelid defect

Service Code: 67917
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.25% of his services

21st 87th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$44,100.10an average of $2,004.55 per time performed $8,896.14
an average of $404.37 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92004
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.24% of his services

22nd 12th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,053.00an average of $193.00 per time performed $2,208.78
an average of $105.18 per time performed
medical
EYE

Closure of tear duct opening using plug

Service Code: 68761
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.23% of his services

23rd 31st

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: 1.3)
$7,455.00an average of $372.75 per time performed $1,937.60
an average of $96.88 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of the retina

Service Code: 92250
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.22% of his services

24th 13th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,204.00an average of $116.00 per time performed $1,170.59
an average of $61.61 per time performed
medical
EYE

Probing of nasal-tear duct with insertion of tube or stent +

Probing of nasal-tear duct with insertion of tube or stent ×

Service Code: 68815
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.17% of his services

25th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,236.95an average of $749.13 per time performed $2,709.45
an average of $180.63 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of retina

Service Code: 92134
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.17% of his services

26th 3rd

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,325.00an average of $155.00 per time performed $518.85
an average of $34.59 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of turning-inward eyelid defect

Service Code: 67924
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.15% of his services

27th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,340.01an average of $1,410.77 per time performed $4,733.69
an average of $364.13 per time performed

Office Visits

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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Byron A Long
Average for Ophthalmology Providers in Georgia

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 2015 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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