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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $95 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
3,698
Rank: 2nd
out of 196 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
12,561
Rank: 2nd
out of 196 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.4 This Provider
Avg 3.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$336K
Rank: 5th
out of 196 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$91 This Provider
Avg $95

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 his 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 patients within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Individuals

DAVID KNOPF

JAMES EDWARDS

ROBERT MYERS

JOHN GOUSE

ALLEN MEGLIN

Organizations

CANDLER HOSPITAL, INC.

SAINT JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL...

Patients saw before

PAUL DRWIEGA MD

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 38 different services in 2014
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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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
3,199
times performed,
25% of his services

1st 2nd

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

799
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$124,377an average of $39 per time performed $80,455
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in a facility
1,999
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 1st

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

1,111
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$88,396an average of $44 per time performed $56,932
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test (pap smear)

Service Code: 88142
Performed in an office
960
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

877
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$72,000an average of $75 per time performed $25,968
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
NA

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen... +

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen; each additional single or multiplex antibody stain (list separately in addition to code for primary procedure) ×

Service Code: G0462
Performed in a facility
645
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 3rd

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

169
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$38,113an average of $59 per time performed $6,128
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in an office
403
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 28th

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

142
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$21,516an average of $53 per time performed $14,621
an average of $36 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately high complexity ×

Service Code: 88307
Performed in a facility
376
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 6th

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

294
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$32,915an average of $88 per time performed $23,440
an average of $62 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in a facility
358
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 10th

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

271
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$22,200an average of $62 per time performed $7,597
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Protein measurement, serum

Service Code: 84165
Performed in a facility
335
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 22nd

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

308
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$21,440an average of $64 per time performed $4,814
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in a facility
334
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 4th

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

233
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,441an average of $31 per time performed $6,954
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation an... +

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88173
Performed in a facility
317
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 16th

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

256
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,374an average of $77 per time performed $17,099
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88108
Performed in a facility
291
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 17th

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

240
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$43,650an average of $150 per time performed $4,979
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in a facility
274
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 7th

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

193
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,792an average of $14 per time performed $2,510
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
NA

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen... +

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen; first single or multiplex antibody stain ×

Service Code: G0461
Performed in an office
274
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 13th

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

127
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,873an average of $54 per time performed $8,157
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
NA

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen... +

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen; each additional single or multiplex antibody stain (list separately in addition to code for primary procedure) ×

Service Code: G0462
Performed in an office
246
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 19th

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

61
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,114an average of $53 per time performed $5,299
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate

Service Code: 88172
Performed in a facility
242
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 29th

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

193
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,939an average of $41 per time performed $6,607
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
NA

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen... +

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen; first single or multiplex antibody stain ×

Service Code: G0461
Performed in a facility
241
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 5th

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

203
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,079an average of $58 per time performed $5,565
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in an office
215
times performed,
2% of his services

17th 14th

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

70
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,875an average of $46 per time performed $6,710
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Protein measurement, body fluid

Service Code: 84166
Performed in a facility
186
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 32nd

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

169
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,530an average of $105 per time performed $2,675
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis technique on serum

Service Code: 86320
Performed in a facility
139
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 39th

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

126
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,035an average of $65 per time performed $1,906
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88332
Performed in an office
135
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 38th

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

46
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,497an average of $26 per time performed $2,186
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in a facility
122
times performed,
0.97% of his services

21st 8th

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

117
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,022an average of $17 per time performed $1,037
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in a facility
121
times performed,
0.96% of his services

22nd 11th

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

78
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,068an average of $67 per time performed $5,688
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test (pap smear)

Service Code: 88141
Performed in an office
119
times performed,
0.95% of his services

23rd 53rd

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

109
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,082an average of $34 per time performed $2,505
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test

Service Code: 88177
Performed in a facility
110
times performed,
0.88% of his services

24th 49th

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

59
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,660an average of $42 per time performed $1,828
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in an office
104
times performed,
0.83% of his services

25th 12th

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

31
patients got this service, 0.84% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,312an average of $32 per time performed $2,366
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any cal... +

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any calcium present ×

Service Code: 88311
Performed in a facility
104
times performed,
0.83% of his services

26th 9th

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

87
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,612an average of $16 per time performed $991
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, high ... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, high complexity ×

Service Code: 88309
Performed in a facility
95
times performed,
0.76% of his services

27th 23rd

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

92
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,339an average of $161 per time performed $10,706
an average of $113 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tumor

Service Code: 88361
Performed in a facility
89
times performed,
0.71% of his services

28th 20th

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

24
patients got this service, 0.65% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,395an average of $61 per time performed $4,030
an average of $45 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin analysis and measurement

Service Code: 83020
Performed in a facility
52
times performed,
0.41% of his services

29th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

47
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,080an average of $40 per time performed $750
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
GENERAL

Fine needle aspiration using imaging guidance

Service Code: 10022
Performed in a facility
49
times performed,
0.39% of his services

30th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

45
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,740an average of $280 per time performed $2,362
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis technique on body fluid

Service Code: 86325
Performed in a facility
43
times performed,
0.34% of his services

31st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

38
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,674an average of $39 per time performed $610
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood smear interpretation by physician with written report +

Blood smear interpretation by physician with written report ×

Service Code: 85060
Performed in a facility
41
times performed,
0.33% of his services

32nd 25th

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

39
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,435an average of $59 per time performed $749
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88329
Performed in a facility
41
times performed,
0.33% of his services

33rd 65th

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

38
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,080an average of $51 per time performed $1,135
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.32% of his services

34th 15th

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

21
patients got this service, 0.57% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,387an average of $60 per time performed $841
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening examination of specimen cells

Service Code: 88160
Performed in a facility
34
times performed,
0.27% of his services

35th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

31
patients got this service, 0.84% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,078an average of $32 per time performed $673
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any cal... +

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any calcium present ×

Service Code: 88311
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.16% of his services

36th 52nd

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

19
patients got this service, 0.51% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$342an average of $17 per time performed $191
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Surgical pathology consultation and report

Service Code: 88321
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.15% of his services

37th 50th

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

19
patients got this service, 0.51% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,804an average of $148 per time performed $1,329
an average of $70 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88108
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.15% of his services

38th 44th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,171an average of $114 per time performed $485
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bone marrow, smear interpretation

Service Code: 85097
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.12% of his services

39th 26th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.38% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,275an average of $85 per time performed $559
an average of $37 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bone marrow, smear interpretation

Service Code: 85097
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.1% of his services

40th 54th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,020an average of $85 per time performed $720
an average of $60 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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