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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $281 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 8 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
350
Rank: 159th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
20,634
Rank: 9th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
59 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 8.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$159K
Rank: 80th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$453 This Provider
Avg $281

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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Matthews W. Gwynn
Average for Neurology Providers in Georgia

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

TIMOTHY HANES

RICHARD FRANCO

JAMES KIELY

MONICA UMPIERREZ

HENRY KREBS

Organizations

SAINT JOSEPHS HOSPITAL ...

NORTHSIDE HOSPITAL INC

Patients saw before

Matthews W. Gwynn

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 16 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, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
19,800
times performed,
96% of his services

1st 1st

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

48
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$118,800an average of $6 per time performed $79,200
an average of $4 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
193
times performed,
0.94% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

140
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$32,810an average of $170 per time performed $14,668
an average of $76 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
81
times performed,
0.39% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

66
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$9,315an average of $115 per time performed $3,888
an average of $48 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (m... +

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (movement) function, with f-wave study ×

Service Code: 95903
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
0.37% of his services

4th 6th

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

20
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,576an average of $126 per time performed $4,256
an average of $56 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
0.36% of his services

5th 55th

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

34
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$26,714an average of $361 per time performed $8,140
an average of $110 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) ... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) function ×

Service Code: 95904
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
0.35% of his services

6th 4th

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,072an average of $126 per time performed $3,312
an average of $46 per time performed
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
67
times performed,
0.32% of his services

7th 9th

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

67
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,775an average of $325 per time performed $10,385
an average of $155 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
59
times performed,
0.29% of his services

8th 7th

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

50
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$7,375an average of $125 per time performed $3,304
an average of $56 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
43
times performed,
0.21% of his services

9th 15th

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

43
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,190an average of $330 per time performed $6,364
an average of $148 per time performed
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
41
times performed,
0.2% of his services

10th 54th

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

20
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$17,917an average of $437 per time performed $5,863
an average of $143 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.18% of his services

11th 13th

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

38
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,070an average of $265 per time performed $4,446
an average of $117 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or torso muscles ×

Service Code: 64614
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.13% of his services

12th 99th

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$9,558an average of $354 per time performed $3,267
an average of $121 per time performed
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
23
times performed,
0.11% of his services

13th 11th

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

22
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,910an average of $170 per time performed $1,840
an average of $80 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg complete study ×

Service Code: 95886
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.07% of his services

14th 17th

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

14
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,590an average of $185 per time performed $994
an average of $71 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
14
times performed,
0.07% of his services

15th 10th

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,220an average of $230 per time performed $1,540
an average of $110 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
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

16th 14th

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,140an average of $95 per time performed $372
an average of $31 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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