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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $511 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 16 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,179
Rank: 59th
out of 673 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,237
Rank: 148th
out of 673 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.4 This Provider
Avg 16.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$344K
Rank: 128th
out of 673 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$292 This Provider
Avg $511

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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David S. Carlin
Average for Specialist Providers in Georgia

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 55 different services in 2013
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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
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
698
times performed,
13% of his services

1st 66th

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

697
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$97,720an average of $140 per time performed $56,936
an average of $82 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
597
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

345
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$56,118an average of $94 per time performed $28,913
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of corneal curvature and depth of eye

Service Code: 92136
Performed in an office
376
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

153
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$43,981an average of $117 per time performed $11,961
an average of $32 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66984
Performed in a facility
206
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 228th

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

135
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$405,820an average of $1,970 per time performed $106,434
an average of $517 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
183
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 163rd

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

183
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$29,280an average of $160 per time performed $17,350
an average of $95 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92083
Performed in an office
117
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 198th

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

116
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,380an average of $140 per time performed $5,848
an average of $50 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
111
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 458th

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

88
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$88,245an average of $795 per time performed $27,971
an average of $252 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of optic nerve of eye

Service Code: 92133
Performed in an office
109
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 222nd

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

107
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,720an average of $80 per time performed $3,662
an average of $34 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
88
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 4th

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

78
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$11,616an average of $132 per time performed $6,389
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of retina

Service Code: 92134
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 87th

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

63
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$5,760an average of $80 per time performed $2,469
an average of $34 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of corneal structure and measurement

Service Code: 76514
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.82% of his services

11th 532nd

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

39
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,494an average of $58 per time performed $463
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Examination of cornea and iris using lens device and slit... +

Examination of cornea and iris using lens device and slit lamp ×

Service Code: 92020
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.8% of his services

12th 434th

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

41
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,276an average of $78 per time performed $761
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of content of eyes

Service Code: 92285
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.71% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

37
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,886an average of $78 per time performed $464
an average of $13 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
33
times performed,
0.63% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,630an average of $110 per time performed $865
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of excessive skin and fat of upper eyelid

Service Code: 15823
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.52% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$63,450an average of $2,350 per time performed $17,895
an average of $663 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.36% of his services

16th 95th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,748an average of $92 per time performed $962
an average of $51 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
14
times performed,
0.27% of his services

17th 46th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,876an average of $134 per time performed $933
an average of $67 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Microscopic evaluation of deep cells of the eye

Service Code: 92286
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.23% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.93% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,700an average of $225 per time performed $351
an average of $29 per time performed

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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