Treatment Tracker

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, $267 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
504
Rank: 98th
out of 353 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,942
Rank: 92nd
out of 353 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.8 This Provider
Avg 10.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$84K
Rank: 150th
out of 353 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$167 This Provider
Avg $267

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 her Part B patients.

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 within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Individuals

LESLIE FORT

SAM AURINGER

GEOFFREY RIESER

JOHN DAVIS

THOMAS WIGGINS

Organizations

FORSYTH MEMORIAL HOSPIT...

NORTH CAROLINA BAPTIST ...

Patients saw before

LUCIE LAUVE MD

Patients saw after

Individuals

SAM AURINGER

GEOFFREY RIESER

JEFFREY BRODY

ANDREW DEIBLER

LESLIE FORT

Organizations

FORSYTH MEMORIAL HOSPIT...

NORTH CAROLINA BAPTIST ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 25 different services in 2014

All Services

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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
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
441
times performed,
15% of her services

1st 4th

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

329
patients got this service, 65% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$61,740an average of $140 per time performed $21,217
an average of $48 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
222
times performed,
8% of her services

2nd 3rd

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

160
patients got this service, 32% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$46,176an average of $208 per time performed $15,973
an average of $72 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
41
times performed,
1% of her services

3rd 11th

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

38
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,521an average of $281 per time performed $4,079
an average of $99 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
35
times performed,
1% of her services

4th 33rd

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

35
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,350an average of $210 per time performed $2,423
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
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
35
times performed,
1% of her services

5th 7th

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

35
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,235an average of $321 per time performed $4,058
an average of $116 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab ×

Service Code: 95810
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
1% of her services

6th 42nd

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

33
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$51,542an average of $1,516 per time performed $11,065
an average of $325 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
25
times performed,
0.85% of her services

7th 15th

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,100an average of $404 per time performed $3,777
an average of $151 per time performed
medical
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
19
times performed,
0.65% of her services

8th 10th

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,515an average of $185 per time performed $1,223
an average of $64 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep l... +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab with continued pressured respiratory assistance by mask or breathing tube ×

Service Code: 95811
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.58% of her services

9th 40th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$24,582an average of $1,446 per time performed $5,061
an average of $298 per time performed
medical
NA

Nerve transmission studies, 3-4 studies

Service Code: 95908
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.54% of her services

10th 77th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,783an average of $299 per time performed $1,074
an average of $67 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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Lucie M. Lauve
Average for Neurology Providers in North Carolina

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 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.

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