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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $152 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
478
Rank: 159th
out of 256 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,559
Rank: 107th
out of 256 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.4 This Provider
Avg 3.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$107K
Rank: 87th
out of 256 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$225 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $152

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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Michael L. Petranek
Average for Podiatry Providers in North Carolina

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.

Patients saw before

Michael L. Petranek

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 19 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
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
726
times performed,
28% of his services

1st 2nd

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

305
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$36,300an average of $50 per time performed $21,780
an average of $30 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
329
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 1st

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

215
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$25,991an average of $79 per time performed $15,463
an average of $47 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 1 to 5 finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11720
Performed in an office
257
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 7th

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

185
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$8,481an average of $33 per time performed $5,654
an average of $22 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
237
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 10th

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

113
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,295an average of $35 per time performed $4,740
an average of $20 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in an office
178
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 3rd

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

151
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$8,366an average of $47 per time performed $5,874
an average of $33 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
129
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 27th

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

63
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$14,706an average of $114 per time performed $9,933
an average of $77 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin and tissue first 20 sq cm or less

Service Code: 11042
Performed in an office
118
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 14th

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

34
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$14,396an average of $122 per time performed $8,968
an average of $76 per time performed
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
112
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 11th

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

112
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,296an average of $83 per time performed $5,488
an average of $49 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 20th

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

61
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$258an average of $3 per time performed $86
an average of $1 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
72
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 5th

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

72
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,712an average of $121 per time performed $5,328
an average of $74 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 17th

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

49
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,556an average of $68 per time performed $2,613
an average of $39 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 18th

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

47
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,392an average of $257 per time performed $8,904
an average of $159 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin of finger or toe nail

Service Code: 11765
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
2% of his services

13th Alert

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

36
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,304an average of $166 per time performed $5,104
an average of $116 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 8th

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

23
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,892an average of $44 per time performed $860
an average of $20 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Strapping of ankle and/or foot

Service Code: 29540
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 29th

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

32
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,628an average of $44 per time performed $814
an average of $22 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, other peripheral nerve or ... +

Injection of anesthetic agent, other peripheral nerve or branch ×

Service Code: 64450
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.9% of his services

16th 52nd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,714an average of $118 per time performed $1,748
an average of $76 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11730
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.74% of his services

17th 19th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,071an average of $109 per time performed $1,235
an average of $65 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.51% of his services

18th 58th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,177an average of $629 per time performed $2,652
an average of $204 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73610
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.51% of his services

19th 33rd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$611an average of $47 per time performed $273
an average of $21 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 "Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery." 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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