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Treatment Tracker » Virginia » Norfolk

Michael E. Lee MD

5900 lake wright dr, Norfolk, Va., 23502 | (757) 466-8683

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $749 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 55 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
888
Rank: 23rd
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
156,887
Rank: 8th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
176.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 55.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.53M
Rank: 12th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,722 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $749

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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Michael E. Lee
Average for Hematology/Oncology Providers in Virginia

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

THOMAS ALBERICO

MICHAEL STEINBERG

CELESTEANN BREMER

GAURI RADKAR

BURTON ALEXANDER

Organizations

SENTARA HOSPITALS

SENTARA HOSPITALS

Patients saw before

Michael E. Lee

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 74 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
DRUGS

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage r... +

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: J0881
Performed in an office
50,300
times performed,
32% of his services

1st 1st

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

49
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$804,800an average of $16 per time performed $150,900
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, levoleucovorin calcium, 0.5 mg

Service Code: J0641
Performed in an office
37,400
times performed,
24% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$187,000an average of $5 per time performed $37,400
an average of $1 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, oxaliplatin, 0.5 mg

Service Code: J9263
Performed in an office
15,100
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 4th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$437,900an average of $29 per time performed $120,800
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
9,900
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 3rd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$49,500an average of $5 per time performed $9,900
an average of $1 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, azacitidine (vidaza), 1 mg

Service Code: J9025
Performed in an office
8,800
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 8th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$123,200an average of $14 per time performed $35,200
an average of $4 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bevacizumab (avastin), 10 mg

Service Code: J9035
Performed in an office
7,701
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 13th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$1,239,861an average of $161 per time performed $377,349
an average of $49 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
3,860
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 10th

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

95
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$389,860an average of $101 per time performed $57,900
an average of $15 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
3,480
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 5th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$132,240an average of $38 per time performed $38,280
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
3,465
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 6th

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

107
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$3,465an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
2,501
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 12th

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

532
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$87,535an average of $35 per time performed $27,511
an average of $11 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
1,859
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 14th

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

468
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$35,321an average of $19 per time performed $5,577
an average of $3 per time performed
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
1,501
times performed,
0.96% of his services

12th 15th

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

535
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$336,224an average of $224 per time performed $111,074
an average of $74 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,327
times performed,
0.85% of his services

13th 18th

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

447
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$82,274an average of $62 per time performed $18,578
an average of $14 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, etoposide (toposar), 10 mg

Service Code: J9181
Performed in an office
810
times performed,
0.52% of his services

14th 31st

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$8,100an average of $10 per time performed $810
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
735
times performed,
0.47% of his services

15th 22nd

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

109
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$77,175an average of $105 per time performed $13,230
an average of $18 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
640
times performed,
0.41% of his services

16th 27th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$192,000an average of $300 per time performed $1,920
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
556
times performed,
0.35% of his services

17th 21st

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

112
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$84,512an average of $152 per time performed $13,900
an average of $25 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
498
times performed,
0.32% of his services

18th 24th

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

155
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$46,314an average of $93 per time performed $8,964
an average of $18 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
487
times performed,
0.31% of his services

19th 25th

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

109
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$334,082an average of $686 per time performed $52,109
an average of $107 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
470
times performed,
0.3% of his services

20th 30th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$11,750an average of $25 per time performed $470
an average of $1 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
332
times performed,
0.21% of his services

21st 33rd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$76,360an average of $230 per time performed $1,992
an average of $6 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab (rituxan), 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
320
times performed,
0.2% of his services

22nd 29th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$541,760an average of $1,693 per time performed $165,120
an average of $516 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, iron dextran, 50 mg

Service Code: J1750
Performed in an office
294
times performed,
0.19% of his services

23rd 39th

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: 1.4)
$12,642an average of $43 per time performed $2,940
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
277
times performed,
0.18% of his services

24th 37th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
10.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.3)
$8,033an average of $29 per time performed $1,662
an average of $6 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ranitidine hydrochloride, 25 mg

Service Code: J2780
Performed in an office
267
times performed,
0.17% of his services

25th 50th

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$2,136an average of $8 per time performed $267
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
264
times performed,
0.17% of his services

26th 44th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$159,720an average of $605 per time performed $47,520
an average of $180 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
239
times performed,
0.15% of his services

27th 47th

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

129
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$13,862an average of $58 per time performed $4,541
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
218
times performed,
0.14% of his services

28th 61st

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

122
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,668an average of $26 per time performed $1,962
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
218
times performed,
0.14% of his services

29th 62nd

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

122
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,412an average of $34 per time performed $2,616
an average of $12 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
196
times performed,
0.12% of his services

30th 40th

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

66
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$588an average of $3 per time performed $196
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
186
times performed,
0.12% of his services

31st 38th

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

46
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$29,016an average of $156 per time performed $4,464
an average of $24 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
170
times performed,
0.11% of his services

32nd 49th

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

87
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$19,550an average of $115 per time performed $5,100
an average of $30 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
155
times performed,
0.1% of his services

33rd 48th

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

42
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$51,770an average of $334 per time performed $8,680
an average of $56 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Nephelometry, test method using light

Service Code: 83883
Performed in an office
154
times performed,
0.1% of his services

34th 66th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$27,104an average of $176 per time performed $2,926
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gammaglobulin (immune system protein) measurement

Service Code: 82784
Performed in an office
150
times performed,
0.1% of his services

35th 41st

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$8,100an average of $54 per time performed $1,950
an average of $13 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
126
times performed,
0.08% of his services

36th 32nd

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

63
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$19,782an average of $157 per time performed $6,930
an average of $55 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
118
times performed,
0.08% of his services

37th 63rd

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

45
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$11,328an average of $96 per time performed $3,186
an average of $27 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
0.07% of his services

38th 70th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$32,315an average of $281 per time performed $5,635
an average of $49 per time performed
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
113
times performed,
0.07% of his services

39th 69th

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

113
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$49,042an average of $434 per time performed $16,498
an average of $146 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
107
times performed,
0.07% of his services

40th 36th

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,210an average of $30 per time performed $321
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
0.07% of his services

41st 46th

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

64
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$31,920an average of $304 per time performed $5,775
an average of $55 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
0.07% of his services

42nd 57th

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

47
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$9,894an average of $97 per time performed $1,224
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phosphate level

Service Code: 84100
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
0.06% of his services

43rd 55th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$2,139an average of $23 per time performed $279
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
0.06% of his services

44th 53rd

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$2,184an average of $24 per time performed $273
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
0.05% of his services

45th 87th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$328an average of $4 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
0.05% of his services

46th 73rd

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,558an average of $19 per time performed $82
an average of $1 per time performed
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
78
times performed,
0.05% of his services

47th 35th

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

73
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$23,478an average of $301 per time performed $7,956
an average of $102 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.04% of his services

48th 64th

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$6,693an average of $97 per time performed $1,173
an average of $17 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
0.04% of his services

49th 71st

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

38
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$546,560an average of $9,760 per time performed $121,016
an average of $2,161 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.03% of his services

50th 89th

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

48
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,922an average of $74 per time performed $1,113
an average of $21 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique ×

Service Code: 96409
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.03% of his services

51st 76th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$25,220an average of $485 per time performed $4,524
an average of $87 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
52
times performed,
0.03% of his services

52nd 17th

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

48
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$7,696an average of $148 per time performed $2,444
an average of $47 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.03% of his services

53rd 83rd

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$11,703an average of $249 per time performed $2,115
an average of $45 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, d... +

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.03% of his services

54th 119th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,320an average of $240 per time performed $1,763
an average of $41 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.03% of his services

55th 45th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$2,940an average of $70 per time performed $630
an average of $15 per time performed
MEDICINE

Refilling and maintenance of portable pump

Service Code: 96521
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.03% of his services

56th 101st

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$27,101an average of $661 per time performed $4,387
an average of $107 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis, concurrent with another infusion ×

Service Code: 96368
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.03% of his services

57th 86th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,640an average of $91 per time performed $600
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.02% of his services

58th 113th

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,248an average of $32 per time performed $195
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.02% of his services

59th 103rd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$390an average of $15 per time performed $104
an average of $4 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.02% of his services

60th 156th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,104an average of $421 per time performed $1,488
an average of $62 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.01% of his services

61st 108th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$660an average of $30 per time performed $66
an average of $3 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.01% of his services

62nd 105th

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)
$567an average of $27 per time performed $189
an average of $9 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.01% of his services

63rd 100th

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)
$1,120an average of $56 per time performed $480
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.01% of his services

64th 125th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$580an average of $29 per time performed $40
an average of $2 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urea nitrogen level to assess kidney function

Service Code: 84520
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.01% of his services

65th 127th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$460an average of $23 per time performed $40
an average of $2 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, filgrastim (g-csf), 300 mcg

Service Code: J1440
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.01% of his services

66th 114th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$13,840an average of $692 per time performed $4,220
an average of $211 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood sodium level

Service Code: 84295
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.01% of his services

67th 129th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$551an average of $29 per time performed $38
an average of $2 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.01% of his services

68th 90th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$361an average of $19 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood chloride level

Service Code: 82435
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.01% of his services

69th 129th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$456an average of $24 per time performed $38
an average of $2 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.01% of his services

70th 131st

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$437an average of $23 per time performed $38
an average of $2 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.01% of his services

71st 74th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$864an average of $48 per time performed $216
an average of $12 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, lorazepam, 2 mg

Service Code: J2060
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.01% of his services

72nd 138th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$48an average of $3 per time performed $16
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Homocysteine (amino acid) level

Service Code: 83090
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.01% of his services

73rd Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,260an average of $84 per time performed $360
an average of $24 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater ... +

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99406
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.01% of his services

74th 145th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$520an average of $40 per time performed $143
an average of $11 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 "Specialist." 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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