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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $256 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
316
Rank: 154th
out of 230 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,142
Rank: 67th
out of 230 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.8 This Provider
Avg 4.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$124K
Rank: 57th
out of 230 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$393 This Provider
Avg $256

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 66 different services in 2015
(50 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
medical
MEDICINE

Injection of allergenic extracts into skin, accessed thro... +

Injection of allergenic extracts into skin, accessed through the skin ×

Service Code: 95004
Performed in an office
522
times performed,
24% of his services

1st 6th

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,100.68an average of $5.94 per time performed $2,333.34
an average of $4.47 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
196
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

117
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$13,569.08an average of $69.23 per time performed $9,651.04
an average of $49.24 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
158
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 5th

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

105
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$16,117.58an average of $102.01 per time performed $11,723.60
an average of $74.20 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
113
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 3rd

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

113
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,790.42an average of $104.34 per time performed $8,271.60
an average of $73.20 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Air and bone conduction assessment of hearing loss and sp... +

Air and bone conduction assessment of hearing loss and speech recognition ×

Service Code: 92557
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 14th

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

101
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,904.56an average of $38.28 per time performed $2,815.20
an average of $27.60 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eardrum testing using ear probe

Service Code: 92567
Performed in an office
100
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 15th

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

95
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,459.00an average of $14.59 per time performed $1,044.00
an average of $10.44 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of face

Service Code: 70486
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 24th

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

80
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,162.00an average of $237.20 per time performed $8,426.05
an average of $99.13 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of nasal passages using an endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of nasal passages using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31231
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 13th

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

55
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$13,466.72an average of $198.04 per time performed $9,046.04
an average of $133.03 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
61
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 10th

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

61
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,801.48an average of $160.68 per time performed $6,697.19
an average of $109.79 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope ×

Service Code: 31575
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 9th

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

47
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,957.73an average of $112.41 per time performed $4,485.92
an average of $84.64 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic examination of ear and nose

Service Code: 92504
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 18th

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

27
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,221.32an average of $32.14 per time performed $721.24
an average of $18.98 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Removal of impacted cerumen (one or both ears) by physici... +

Removal of impacted cerumen (one or both ears) by physician on same date of service as audiologic function testing ×

Service Code: G0268
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 23rd

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

29
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,910.00an average of $97.00 per time performed $1,045.80
an average of $34.86 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Pure tone air conduction threshold hearing assessment

Service Code: 92552
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 52nd

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

23
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$656.88an average of $27.37 per time performed $450.72
an average of $18.78 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
14
times performed,
0.65% of his services

14th 12th

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$564.48an average of $40.32 per time performed $379.26
an average of $27.09 per time performed
medical
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
12
times performed,
0.56% of his services

15th 21st

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$827.64an average of $68.97 per time performed $577.32
an average of $48.11 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Assessment of hearing loss and speech recognition

Service Code: 92556
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.51% of his services

16th 96th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$346.17an average of $31.47 per time performed $246.84
an average of $22.44 per time performed

Office Visits

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Pankaj Gupta
Average for Otolaryngology Providers in North Carolina

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 2015 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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