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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
577
Rank: 130th
out of 256 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,771
Rank: 42nd
out of 256 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.5 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$166K
Rank: 34th
out of 256 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$288 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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Mark A. Quist
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

Mark A. Quist

Patients saw after

Individuals

JONATHAN FISHER

RONALD USZENSKI

JEAN KOIS

JAMES KAY

JOSEPH TRASK

Organizations

SOLSTAS LAB PARTNERS GR...

THE PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 24 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
680
times performed,
18% of his services

1st 2nd

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

277
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$33,320an average of $49 per time performed $20,400
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
565
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 1st

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

292
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$43,505an average of $77 per time performed $27,685
an average of $49 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
382
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 10th

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

175
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$13,752an average of $36 per time performed $7,258
an average of $19 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
312
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 14th

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

66
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$39,312an average of $126 per time performed $23,400
an average of $75 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
243
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 3rd

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

129
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$11,421an average of $47 per time performed $7,776
an average of $32 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Trimming of dystrophic nails, any number

Service Code: G0127
Performed in an office
193
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 4th

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

67
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$4,439an average of $23 per time performed $2,123
an average of $11 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
172
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 5th

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

172
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,780an average of $115 per time performed $13,072
an average of $76 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
171
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 27th

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

78
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$19,323an average of $113 per time performed $13,680
an average of $80 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of 2 to 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11056
Performed in an office
164
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 6th

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

59
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$10,004an average of $61 per time performed $6,396
an average of $39 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
155
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 20th

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

95
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$465an average of $3 per time performed $155
an average of $1 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of nerve of foot

Service Code: 64632
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
4% of his services

11th 72nd

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

27
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$15,568an average of $112 per time performed $7,784
an average of $56 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
130
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 7th

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

79
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,290an average of $33 per time performed $2,990
an average of $23 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
126
times performed,
3% of his services

13th 17th

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

80
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$8,442an average of $67 per time performed $4,914
an average of $39 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 18th

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

73
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$22,816an average of $248 per time performed $14,812
an average of $161 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
45
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 52nd

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

33
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,355an average of $119 per time performed $3,375
an average of $75 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.93% of his services

16th 8th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,540an average of $44 per time performed $805
an average of $23 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into nerve o... +

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into nerve of foot ×

Service Code: 64455
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.74% of his services

17th 55th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,932an average of $69 per time performed $812
an average of $29 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.74% of his services

18th 13th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$112an average of $4 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of single thickened skin growth

Service Code: 11055
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.66% of his services

19th 15th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,275an average of $51 per time performed $875
an average of $35 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11730
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.56% of his services

20th 19th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,352an average of $112 per time performed $1,176
an average of $56 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.56% of his services

21st 58th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,395an average of $495 per time performed $3,738
an average of $178 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Strapping of ankle and/or foot

Service Code: 29540
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.42% of his services

22nd 29th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$704an average of $44 per time performed $416
an average of $26 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin of finger or toe nail

Service Code: 11765
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.4% of his services

23rd Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,520an average of $168 per time performed $1,725
an average of $115 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
13
times performed,
0.34% of his services

24th 11th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,053an average of $81 per time performed $650
an average of $50 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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