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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $223 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
343
Rank: 174th
out of 223 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,751
Rank: 28th
out of 223 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
19.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$249K
Rank: 28th
out of 223 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$725 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $223

Office Visits

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Top Billing

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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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William L. Glover
Average for Urology 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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 25 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, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
4,140
times performed,
61% of his services

1st Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$82,800an average of $20 per time performed $49,680
an average of $12 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
540
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 1st

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

270
patients got this service, 79% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$56,700an average of $105 per time performed $31,860
an average of $59 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
404
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 6th

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

267
patients got this service, 78% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$6,060an average of $15 per time performed $1,212
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
401
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 17th

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

267
patients got this service, 78% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,218an average of $18 per time performed $2,807
an average of $7 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of pelvis

Service Code: 76856
Performed in an office
233
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 81st

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

157
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$59,648an average of $256 per time performed $26,329
an average of $113 per time performed
URINARY SYSTEM

Electronic assessment of bladder emptying

Service Code: 51741
Performed in an office
184
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 23rd

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

126
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$33,120an average of $180 per time performed $3,496
an average of $19 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, triptorelin pamoate (trelstar), 3.75 mg

Service Code: J3315
Performed in an office
173
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert

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

26
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$51,035an average of $295 per time performed $24,220
an average of $140 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration bene... +

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96402
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 22nd

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

25
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$8,436an average of $74 per time performed $3,534
an average of $31 per time performed
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
67
times performed,
0.99% of his services

9th 19th

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

67
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,519an average of $157 per time performed $6,097
an average of $91 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
58
times performed,
0.86% of his services

10th 3rd

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

53
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$8,700an average of $150 per time performed $5,278
an average of $91 per time performed
URINARY SYSTEM

Non-needle measurement and recording of electrical activi... +

Non-needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles at bladder and bowel openings ×

Service Code: 51784
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.79% of his services

11th 35th

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

51
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,981an average of $377 per time performed $6,519
an average of $123 per time performed
URINARY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of the bladder and bladder canal (... +

Diagnostic examination of the bladder and bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52000
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.67% of his services

12th 12th

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

44
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$22,500an average of $500 per time performed $7,200
an average of $160 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of abdomen

Service Code: 76705
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.55% of his services

13th 98th

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

32
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,660an average of $180 per time performed $3,441
an average of $93 per time performed
URINARY SYSTEM

Dilation of bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope

Service Code: 52281
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.53% of his services

14th 72nd

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

28
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$22,464an average of $624 per time performed $7,920
an average of $220 per time performed
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of electronic device into bladder with voiding ... +

Insertion of electronic device into bladder with voiding and bladder canal (urethra) pressure studies ×

Service Code: 51729
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.5% of his services

15th 64th

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

33
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$23,630an average of $695 per time performed $10,710
an average of $315 per time performed
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of device into the abdomen with measurement of ... +

Insertion of device into the abdomen with measurement of pressure and urine flow rate ×

Service Code: 51797
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.49% of his services

16th 39th

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

32
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,220an average of $340 per time performed $3,762
an average of $114 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound behind abdominal cavity, limited

Service Code: 76775
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.47% of his services

17th 59th

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

29
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,360an average of $230 per time performed $2,304
an average of $72 per time performed
URINARY SYSTEM

Ultrasound measurement of bladder capacity after voiding +

Ultrasound measurement of bladder capacity after voiding ×

Service Code: 51798
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.4% of his services

18th 9th

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

26
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,323an average of $49 per time performed $486
an average of $18 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
22
times performed,
0.33% of his services

19th 18th

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)
$4,950an average of $225 per time performed $2,992
an average of $136 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
22
times performed,
0.33% of his services

20th 26th

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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,950an average of $225 per time performed $2,486
an average of $113 per time performed
MALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Biopsy of prostate gland

Service Code: 55700
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.33% of his services

21st 42nd

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)
$9,240an average of $420 per time performed $4,400
an average of $200 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of rectum

Service Code: 76872
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.31% of his services

22nd 36th

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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,620an average of $220 per time performed $2,562
an average of $122 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretatio... +

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle ×

Service Code: 76942
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.31% of his services

23rd 40th

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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,825an average of $325 per time performed $4,053
an average of $193 per time performed
URINARY SYSTEM

Destruction of prostate tissue through bladder canal (ure... +

Destruction of prostate tissue through bladder canal (urethra) ×

Service Code: 53852
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.27% of his services

24th Alert

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

18
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$75,600an average of $4,200 per time performed $34,758
an average of $1,931 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
14
times performed,
0.21% of his services

25th 61st

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)
$4,200an average of $300 per time performed $2,366
an average of $169 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 "Urology." 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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