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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $281 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 8 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
871
Rank: 31st
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
15,328
Rank: 16th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
17.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 8.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$362K
Rank: 13th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$415 This Provider
Avg $281

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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Eric M. Pitts
Average for Neurology Providers in Georgia

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.

Individuals

ROBERT RHODES

JERRY SMITH

JON DEWITTE

THOMAS MURPHY

PHILIP VAN DYCK

Organizations

ATHENS REGIONAL MEDICAL...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

Eric M. Pitts

Patients saw after

Individuals

JAMES ELMORE

TERRY WIMPEY

JERRY SMITH

JON DEWITTE

PHILIP VAN DYCK

Organizations

ATHENS REGIONAL MEDICAL...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 30 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, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
11,850
times performed,
77% of his services

1st 1st

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$130,350an average of $11 per time performed $47,400
an average of $4 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
542
times performed,
4% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

344
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$94,850an average of $175 per time performed $39,024
an average of $72 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
447
times performed,
3% of his services

3rd 10th

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

336
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$114,879an average of $257 per time performed $43,806
an average of $98 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) ... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) function ×

Service Code: 95904
Performed in an office
426
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 4th

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

112
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$70,290an average of $165 per time performed $17,466
an average of $41 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (m... +

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (movement) function, with f-wave study ×

Service Code: 95903
Performed in an office
269
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 6th

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

112
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$53,800an average of $200 per time performed $14,257
an average of $53 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
176
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 11th

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

94
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$32,560an average of $185 per time performed $13,552
an average of $77 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve motor (movement... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve motor (movement) function ×

Service Code: 95900
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
0.95% of his services

7th 12th

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

92
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,090an average of $165 per time performed $6,862
an average of $47 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg complete study ×

Service Code: 95886
Performed in an office
135
times performed,
0.88% of his services

8th 17th

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

103
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$30,375an average of $225 per time performed $8,640
an average of $64 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (m... +

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (movement) function, with f-wave study ×

Service Code: 95903
Performed in a facility
112
times performed,
0.73% of his services

9th 26th

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

31
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,120an average of $135 per time performed $2,576
an average of $23 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
110
times performed,
0.72% of his services

10th 13th

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

110
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$32,120an average of $292 per time performed $11,880
an average of $108 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) ... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) function ×

Service Code: 95904
Performed in a facility
108
times performed,
0.7% of his services

11th 22nd

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

31
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,640an average of $80 per time performed $1,404
an average of $13 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
105
times performed,
0.69% of his services

12th 15th

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

105
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$39,060an average of $372 per time performed $15,855
an average of $151 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
100
times performed,
0.65% of his services

13th 9th

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

100
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$34,300an average of $343 per time performed $14,700
an average of $147 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan brain

Service Code: 70551
Performed in an office
90
times performed,
0.59% of his services

14th 36th

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

88
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$133,830an average of $1,487 per time performed $25,110
an average of $279 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on one side of face ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
0.53% of his services

15th 54th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$41,000an average of $500 per time performed $8,118
an average of $99 per time performed
MEDICINE

Digital analysis of electrical brain wave activity (eeg) +

Digital analysis of electrical brain wave activity (eeg) ×

Service Code: 95957
Performed in a facility
59
times performed,
0.38% of his services

16th 79th

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

50
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$20,650an average of $350 per time performed $4,425
an average of $75 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of upper spinal canal

Service Code: 72141
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.33% of his services

17th 85th

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

51
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$81,600an average of $1,600 per time performed $11,322
an average of $222 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
47
times performed,
0.31% of his services

18th 3rd

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$5,217an average of $111 per time performed $1,974
an average of $42 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of brain before and after contrast

Service Code: 70553
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.31% of his services

19th 50th

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

46
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$100,016an average of $2,128 per time performed $19,975
an average of $425 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mra scan of head blood vessels

Service Code: 70544
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.25% of his services

20th 114th

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

39
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$62,400an average of $1,600 per time performed $10,881
an average of $279 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
34
times performed,
0.22% of his services

21st 7th

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$4,148an average of $122 per time performed $1,768
an average of $52 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles for guidance with injection of chemical for destruction of muscles ×

Service Code: 95874
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.22% of his services

22nd 70th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$3,060an average of $90 per time performed $1,530
an average of $45 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg limited study ×

Service Code: 95885
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
0.22% of his services

23rd 97th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,805an average of $85 per time performed $429
an average of $13 per time performed
MEDICINE

Digital analysis of electrical brain wave activity (eeg) +

Digital analysis of electrical brain wave activity (eeg) ×

Service Code: 95957
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.2% of his services

24th 34th

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

31
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$22,475an average of $725 per time performed $8,494
an average of $274 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.2% of his services

25th 5th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$1,178an average of $38 per time performed $527
an average of $17 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.2% of his services

26th 55th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$15,500an average of $500 per time performed $2,294
an average of $74 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.2% of his services

27th 44th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$31an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and drowsy ×

Service Code: 95816
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.16% of his services

28th 19th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,375an average of $175 per time performed $1,025
an average of $41 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or torso muscles ×

Service Code: 64614
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.16% of his services

29th 99th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$12,000an average of $500 per time performed $3,216
an average of $134 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and asleep ×

Service Code: 95819
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.14% of his services

30th 27th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,885an average of $185 per time performed $882
an average of $42 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg limited study ×

Service Code: 95885
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.14% of his services

31st 33rd

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)
$2,625an average of $125 per time performed $861
an average of $41 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of lower spinal canal

Service Code: 72148
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.11% of his services

32nd 100th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$27,200an average of $1,600 per time performed $4,726
an average of $278 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and drowsy ×

Service Code: 95816
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.1% of his services

33rd 31st

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,000an average of $500 per time performed $3,584
an average of $224 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and asleep ×

Service Code: 95819
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.1% of his services

34th 40th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,150an average of $410 per time performed $3,855
an average of $257 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of middle spinal canal

Service Code: 72146
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.08% of his services

35th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,000an average of $1,750 per time performed $3,048
an average of $254 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mra scan of neck blood vessels

Service Code: 70547
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.07% of his services

36th 152nd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,600an average of $1,600 per time performed $2,277
an average of $207 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 "Neurology." 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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