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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $272 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
861
Rank: 32nd
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
12,992
Rank: 24th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
15.1 This Provider
Avg 9.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$228K
Rank: 44th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$265 This Provider
Avg $272

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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Kevin M. Klein
Average for Neurology 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

Kevin M. Klein

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 23 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
10,500
times performed,
81% of his services

1st 1st

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$168,000an average of $16 per time performed $42,000
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
712
times performed,
5% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

455
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$131,720an average of $185 per time performed $51,976
an average of $73 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
438
times performed,
3% of his services

3rd 4th

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

357
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$49,494an average of $113 per time performed $19,272
an average of $44 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
300
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 10th

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

86
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$42,300an average of $141 per time performed $13,800
an average of $46 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
179
times performed,
1% of his services

5th 19th

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

179
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$93,975an average of $525 per time performed $24,702
an average of $138 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
170
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 5th

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)
$36,720an average of $216 per time performed $6,970
an average of $41 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
125
times performed,
0.96% of his services

7th 32nd

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

38
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$2,625an average of $21 per time performed $125
an average of $1 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
66
times performed,
0.51% of his services

8th 9th

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

66
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,334an average of $399 per time performed $7,458
an average of $113 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
64
times performed,
0.49% of his services

9th 7th

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

40
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$11,136an average of $174 per time performed $3,392
an average of $53 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
61
times performed,
0.47% of his services

10th 16th

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

60
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$31,537an average of $517 per time performed $8,784
an average of $144 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.41% of his services

11th 61st

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$28,938an average of $546 per time performed $3,392
an average of $64 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
51
times performed,
0.39% of his services

12th 66th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$22,593an average of $443 per time performed $6,222
an average of $122 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
42
times performed,
0.32% of his services

13th 12th

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,348an average of $294 per time performed $2,688
an average of $64 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
39
times performed,
0.3% of his services

14th 25th

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,992an average of $128 per time performed $1,638
an average of $42 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement of brain wave (eeg) activity greater than 1 hour +

Measurement of brain wave (eeg) activity greater than 1 hour ×

Service Code: 95813
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.25% of his services

15th 158th

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,209an average of $673 per time performed $10,098
an average of $306 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
31
times performed,
0.24% of his services

16th 42nd

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,720an average of $120 per time performed $1,116
an average of $36 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.23% of his services

17th 72nd

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$4,650an average of $155 per time performed $930
an average of $31 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
22
times performed,
0.17% of his services

18th 20th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$5,918an average of $269 per time performed $1,650
an average of $75 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, greater occipital nerve

Service Code: 64405
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.15% of his services

19th 47th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$5,985an average of $315 per time performed $1,254
an average of $66 per time performed
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab ×

Service Code: 95810
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.13% of his services

20th 39th

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: 1.1)
$33,150an average of $1,950 per time performed $8,313
an average of $489 per time performed
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep l... +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab with continued pressured respiratory assistance by mask or breathing tube ×

Service Code: 95811
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.12% of his services

21st 40th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$33,680an average of $2,105 per time performed $8,352
an average of $522 per time performed
MEDICINE

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

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, in coma or asleep ×

Service Code: 95822
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.1% of his services

22nd 85th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,664an average of $128 per time performed $546
an average of $42 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
11
times performed,
0.08% of his services

23rd 11th

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: 1.4)
$3,036an average of $276 per time performed $1,166
an average of $106 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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