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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $259 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
816
Rank: 43rd
out of 333 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
19,578
Rank: 22nd
out of 333 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
24 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 9.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$212K
Rank: 47th
out of 333 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$260 This Provider
Avg $259

Note: About 44% 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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Bing Liu
Average for Neurology Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 38 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
16,901
times performed,
86% of his services

1st 1st

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

41
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$324,499an average of $19 per time performed $71,660
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
401
times performed,
2% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

298
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$82,205an average of $205 per time performed $29,048
an average of $72 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
369
times performed,
2% of his services

3rd 4th

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

275
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$50,184an average of $136 per time performed $17,575
an average of $48 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
146
times performed,
0.75% of his services

4th 14th

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

146
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$81,176an average of $556 per time performed $21,212
an average of $145 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
144
times performed,
0.74% of his services

5th 41st

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

54
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,755an average of $19 per time performed $324
an average of $2 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
134
times performed,
0.68% of his services

6th 19th

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

132
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,504an average of $160 per time performed $5,412
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, greater occipital nerve

Service Code: 64405
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
0.4% of his services

7th 36th

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

54
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$57,683an average of $740 per time performed $7,990
an average of $102 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
63
times performed,
0.32% of his services

8th 8th

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

63
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$27,090an average of $430 per time performed $6,847
an average of $109 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.22% of his services

9th 70th

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$6,644an average of $151 per time performed $955
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.17% of his services

10th 80th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$16,796an average of $494 per time performed $4,085
an average of $120 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
27
times performed,
0.14% of his services

11th 6th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$3,942an average of $146 per time performed $1,442
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Monitoring and localization of seizure activity over 24-h... +

Monitoring and localization of seizure activity over 24-hour period using 16-channel electroencephalograph (eeg) ×

Service Code: 95951
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
0.13% of his services

12th 34th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$24,008an average of $923 per time performed $6,271
an average of $241 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
25
times performed,
0.13% of his services

13th 108th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$11,500an average of $460 per time performed $1,805
an average of $72 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
23
times performed,
0.12% of his services

14th 9th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,877an average of $299 per time performed $2,032
an average of $88 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
22
times performed,
0.11% of his services

15th 100th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$17,408an average of $791 per time performed $3,469
an average of $158 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
22
times performed,
0.11% of his services

16th 29th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,540an average of $161 per time performed $914
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
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
18
times performed,
0.09% of his services

17th 33rd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,728an average of $96 per time performed $491
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
NA

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial and neck ... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial and neck nerve muscles ×

Service Code: 64615
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.09% of his services

18th 69th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$5,416an average of $319 per time performed $1,789
an average of $105 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Prolonged office or other outpatient service first hour

Service Code: 99354
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

19th 72nd

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: 1.5)
$2,988an average of $249 per time performed $813
an average of $68 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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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.

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