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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $437 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,426
Rank: 85th
out of 452 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
16,712
Rank: 14th
out of 452 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
11.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$621K
Rank: 64th
out of 452 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$435 This Provider
Avg $437

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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Jeffrey J. White
Average for Ophthalmology Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 74 different services in 2013
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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
12,539
times performed,
75% of his services

1st 5th

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

92
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$127,271an average of $10 per time performed $53,792
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of content of eyes

Service Code: 92285
Performed in an office
812
times performed,
5% of his services

2nd 30th

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

796
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$49,532an average of $61 per time performed $11,863
an average of $15 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
772
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

735
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$72,722an average of $94 per time performed $46,112
an average of $60 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92081
Performed in an office
418
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 48th

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

409
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$24,353an average of $58 per time performed $8,962
an average of $21 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
375
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 43rd

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

375
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$34,759an average of $93 per time performed $21,761
an average of $58 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial nerve mus... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial nerve muscles ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
210
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 59th

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

92
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$104,927an average of $500 per time performed $25,295
an average of $120 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of excessive skin and fat of upper eyelid

Service Code: 15823
Performed in an office
155
times performed,
0.93% of his services

7th 68th

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

155
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$381,142an average of $2,459 per time performed $102,112
an average of $659 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth with suture closure

Service Code: 67840
Performed in an office
149
times performed,
0.89% of his services

8th 61st

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

145
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$55,520an average of $373 per time performed $30,043
an average of $202 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of excessive skin and fat of upper eyelid

Service Code: 15823
Performed in a facility
132
times performed,
0.79% of his services

9th 58th

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

132
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$327,418an average of $2,480 per time performed $80,706
an average of $611 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,
0.7% of his services

10th 7th

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

93
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$9,376an average of $80 per time performed $5,795
an average of $50 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
90
times performed,
0.54% of his services

11th 1st

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

87
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$12,114an average of $135 per time performed $8,044
an average of $89 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth

Service Code: 67800
Performed in an office
79
times performed,
0.47% of his services

12th 107th

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

73
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$15,563an average of $197 per time performed $6,954
an average of $88 per time performed
medical
EYE

Dilation of tear-drainage opening

Service Code: 68801
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
0.45% of his services

13th 87th

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

74
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,610an average of $298 per time performed $8,974
an average of $118 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser +

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser ×

Service Code: 66821
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
0.42% of his services

14th 25th

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

57
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$53,466an average of $753 per time performed $16,727
an average of $236 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.41% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

68
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,487an average of $123 per time performed $4,991
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of tendon of upper eyelid

Service Code: 67904
Performed in a facility
68
times performed,
0.41% of his services

16th 65th

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

67
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$204,006an average of $3,000 per time performed $42,554
an average of $626 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser +

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser ×

Service Code: 66821
Performed in a facility
50
times performed,
0.3% of his services

17th 37th

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

41
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$36,370an average of $727 per time performed $11,138
an average of $223 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
46
times performed,
0.28% of his services

18th 21st

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

43
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,465an average of $54 per time performed $1,343
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
EYE

Extensive repair of turning-outward eyelid defect

Service Code: 67917
Performed in a facility
42
times performed,
0.25% of his services

19th 84th

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

40
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$77,546an average of $1,846 per time performed $16,139
an average of $384 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelashes

Service Code: 67825
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.22% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,212an average of $276 per time performed $3,788
an average of $102 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
34
times performed,
0.2% of his services

21st 16th

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,590an average of $164 per time performed $3,733
an average of $110 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of turning-inward eyelid defect

Service Code: 67924
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
0.19% of his services

22nd 126th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$42,670an average of $1,376 per time performed $10,919
an average of $352 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of tendon of upper eyelid

Service Code: 67904
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.16% of his services

23rd 90th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$64,068an average of $2,464 per time performed $17,823
an average of $685 per time performed
medical
EYE

Creation of drainage tract from tear sac to the nasal cavity +

Creation of drainage tract from tear sac to the nasal cavity ×

Service Code: 68720
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
0.16% of his services

24th 116th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$48,828an average of $1,878 per time performed $14,957
an average of $575 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
24
times performed,
0.14% of his services

25th 108th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,192an average of $633 per time performed $2,412
an average of $100 per time performed
medical
EYE

Closure of tear duct opening using plug

Service Code: 68761
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.13% of his services

26th 32nd

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,306an average of $287 per time performed $2,919
an average of $133 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelashes by forceps

Service Code: 67820
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.11% of his services

27th 40th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,538an average of $85 per time performed $568
an average of $32 per time performed
medical
EYE

Extensive repair of turning-outward eyelid defect

Service Code: 67917
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.08% of his services

28th 124th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,729an average of $1,748 per time performed $6,374
an average of $490 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of turning-inward eyelid defect

Service Code: 67924
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.08% of his services

29th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.84% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,570an average of $1,352 per time performed $5,931
an average of $456 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of multiple abscess

Service Code: 10061
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.08% of his services

30th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.84% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,276an average of $252 per time performed $2,008
an average of $154 per time performed

Note: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

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