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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $284 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,012
Rank: 13th
out of 248 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
19,401
Rank: 12th
out of 248 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
19.2 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 9.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$416K
Rank: 9th
out of 248 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$411 This Provider
Avg $284

Note: About 15% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 78 different services in 2013
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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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, onabotulinumtoxina, 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
16,125
times performed,
83% of his services

1st 1st

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$170,925an average of $11 per time performed $62,081
an average of $4 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
924
times performed,
5% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

553
patients got this service, 55% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$161,700an average of $175 per time performed $67,628
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
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
269
times performed,
1% of his services

3rd 10th

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

234
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$69,133an average of $257 per time performed $25,652
an average of $95 per time performed
medical
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
177
times performed,
0.91% of his services

4th 9th

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

103
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$32,745an average of $185 per time performed $13,450
an average of $76 per time performed
medical
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
147
times performed,
0.76% of his services

5th 12th

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

147
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$43,071an average of $293 per time performed $15,692
an average of $107 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 95886
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
0.72% of his services

6th 15th

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

95
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$31,275an average of $225 per time performed $8,454
an average of $61 per time performed
medical
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
131
times performed,
0.68% of his services

7th 11th

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

131
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$48,732an average of $372 per time performed $18,518
an average of $141 per time performed
medical
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
119
times performed,
0.61% of his services

8th 8th

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

116
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$40,901an average of $344 per time performed $17,514
an average of $147 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan brain

Service Code: 70551
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
0.56% of his services

9th 25th

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

108
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$158,475an average of $1,467 per time performed $30,351
an average of $281 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of upper spinal canal

Service Code: 72141
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.33% of his services

10th 80th

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

64
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$102,400an average of $1,600 per time performed $15,356
an average of $240 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Digital analysis of electrical brain wave activity (eeg) +

Digital analysis of electrical brain wave activity (eeg) ×

Service Code: 95957
Performed in a facility
58
times performed,
0.3% of his services

11th 124th

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

53
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$20,300an average of $350 per time performed $4,520
an average of $78 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial nerve mus... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial nerve muscles ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.28% of his services

12th 84th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$27,000an average of $500 per time performed $6,318
an average of $117 per time performed
medical
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
52
times performed,
0.27% of his services

13th 5th

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

38
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$6,344an average of $122 per time performed $2,788
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mra scan of head blood vessels

Service Code: 70544
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.26% of his services

14th 117th

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

51
patients got this service, 5% 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 $13,102
an average of $257 per time performed
medical
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
46
times performed,
0.24% of his services

15th 48th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$4,140an average of $90 per time performed $2,093
an average of $45 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of brain before and after contrast

Service Code: 70553
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.22% of his services

16th 44th

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

42
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$94,600an average of $2,200 per time performed $17,026
an average of $396 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.2% of his services

17th 3rd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$1,444an average of $38 per time performed $680
an average of $18 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.2% of his services

18th 39th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$59an average of $2 per time performed $29
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 95885
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.2% of his services

19th 31st

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,750an average of $125 per time performed $1,636
an average of $43 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Digital analysis of electrical brain wave activity (eeg) +

Digital analysis of electrical brain wave activity (eeg) ×

Service Code: 95957
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.19% of his services

20th 33rd

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$26,825an average of $725 per time performed $12,259
an average of $331 per time performed
medical
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
37
times performed,
0.19% of his services

21st 93rd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$18,500an average of $500 per time performed $4,679
an average of $126 per time performed
medical
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
34
times performed,
0.18% of his services

22nd 27th

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,290an average of $185 per time performed $1,426
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
NA

Nerve transmission studies, 5-6 studies

Service Code: 95909
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.16% of his services

23rd 34th

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$38,400an average of $1,200 per time performed $2,882
an average of $90 per time performed
medical
NA

Nerve transmission studies, 7-8 studies

Service Code: 95910
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.15% of his services

24th 35th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$48,000an average of $1,600 per time performed $3,823
an average of $127 per time performed
medical
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
29
times performed,
0.15% of his services

25th 29th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,500an average of $500 per time performed $8,301
an average of $286 per time performed
medical
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
27
times performed,
0.14% of his services

26th 17th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,725an average of $175 per time performed $1,041
an average of $39 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 95886
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.14% of his services

27th 42nd

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)
$3,375an average of $125 per time performed $737
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
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
26
times performed,
0.13% of his services

28th 38th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,910an average of $497 per time performed $8,411
an average of $324 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mra scan of neck blood vessels before and after contrast +

Mra scan of neck blood vessels before and after contrast ×

Service Code: 70549
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.11% of his services

29th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$44,000an average of $2,000 per time performed $9,931
an average of $451 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of lower spinal canal

Service Code: 72148
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.11% of his services

30th 104th

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)
$33,600an average of $1,600 per time performed $5,198
an average of $248 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
20
times performed,
0.1% of his services

31st 4th

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: 1.6)
$2,220an average of $111 per time performed $1,057
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
NA

Nerve transmission studies, 9-10 studies

Service Code: 95911
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.09% of his services

32nd 30th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$36,000an average of $2,000 per time performed $2,959
an average of $164 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent observation care, typically 35 minutes per day +

Subsequent observation care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99226
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.09% of his services

33rd 127th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,330an average of $185 per time performed $1,389
an average of $77 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Spinal tap for diagnosis

Service Code: 62270
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.08% of his services

34th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,000an average of $500 per time performed $789
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
NA

Nerve transmission studies, 5-6 studies

Service Code: 95909
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.08% of his services

35th 100th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,150an average of $810 per time performed $853
an average of $57 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of middle spinal canal

Service Code: 72146
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.07% of his services

36th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$24,500an average of $1,750 per time performed $3,782
an average of $270 per time performed
medical
NA

Nerve transmission studies, 3-4 studies

Service Code: 95908
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.07% of his services

37th 75th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,400an average of $800 per time performed $965
an average of $74 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
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

38th 41st

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,484an average of $207 per time performed $925
an average of $77 per time performed
medical
NA

Nerve transmission studies, 11-12 studies

Service Code: 95912
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.06% of his services

39th 43rd

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: 1.1)
$26,400an average of $2,400 per time performed $2,120
an average of $193 per time performed

Note: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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