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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $379 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
2,754
Rank: 3rd
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,274
Rank: 78th
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.3 This Provider
Avg 4.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$569K
Rank: 75th
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$207 This Provider
Avg $379

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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Randal J. Williams
Average for Ophthalmology 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.

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
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92014
Performed in an office
1,457
times performed,
23% of his services

1st 1st

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

1,438
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$203,980an average of $140 per time performed $110,732
an average of $76 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
1,096
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 5th

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

763
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$131,520an average of $120 per time performed $49,320
an average of $45 per time performed
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
1,010
times performed,
16% of his services

3rd 19th

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

640
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$85,850an average of $85 per time performed $29,290
an average of $29 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
755
times performed,
12% of his services

4th 10th

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

665
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$151,000an average of $200 per time performed $54,360
an average of $72 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement of corneal curvature and depth of eye

Service Code: 92136
Performed in an office
348
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 9th

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

243
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$72,732an average of $209 per time performed $16,704
an average of $48 per time performed
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66984
Performed in a facility
318
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 8th

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

221
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$826,164an average of $2,598 per time performed $179,352
an average of $564 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92083
Performed in an office
250
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 11th

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

184
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$34,500an average of $138 per time performed $12,250
an average of $49 per time performed
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92004
Performed in an office
236
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 16th

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

236
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$37,760an average of $160 per time performed $20,532
an average of $87 per time performed
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of optic nerve of eye

Service Code: 92133
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 14th

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

120
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$20,305an average of $155 per time performed $4,061
an average of $31 per time performed
MEDICINE

Examination of retinal blood vessels by ophthalmoscope

Service Code: 92235
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 18th

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

69
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$32,775an average of $285 per time performed $11,615
an average of $101 per time performed
EYE

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser +

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser ×

Service Code: 66821
Performed in a facility
113
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 37th

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

83
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$129,950an average of $1,150 per time performed $24,860
an average of $220 per time performed
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of retina

Service Code: 92134
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 3rd

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

62
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$10,075an average of $155 per time performed $2,015
an average of $31 per time performed
MEDICINE

Photography of the retina

Service Code: 92250
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 17th

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

63
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$9,920an average of $155 per time performed $3,264
an average of $51 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
52
times performed,
0.83% of his services

14th 20th

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

52
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,600an average of $300 per time performed $5,096
an average of $98 per time performed
EYE

Dilation of tear-drainage opening

Service Code: 68801
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.77% of his services

15th 83rd

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

24
patients got this service, 0.87% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,080an average of $210 per time performed $3,408
an average of $71 per time performed
EYE

Removal of eyelashes by forceps

Service Code: 67820
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.75% of his services

16th 39th

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

30
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,750an average of $250 per time performed $1,457
an average of $31 per time performed
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66982
Performed in a facility
41
times performed,
0.65% of his services

17th 35th

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

37
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$137,350an average of $3,350 per time performed $32,677
an average of $797 per time performed
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
36
times performed,
0.57% of his services

18th 32nd

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

36
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,560an average of $210 per time performed $2,304
an average of $64 per time performed
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
31
times performed,
0.49% of his services

19th 77th

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

31
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,495an average of $145 per time performed $1,426
an average of $46 per time performed
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient ×

Service Code: 92012
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.29% of his services

20th 2nd

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

17
patients got this service, 0.62% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,980an average of $110 per time performed $1,134
an average of $63 per time performed
EYE

Closure of tear duct opening using plug

Service Code: 68761
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.26% of his services

21st 38th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.54% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,888an average of $743 per time performed $2,208
an average of $138 per time performed
MEDICINE

Examination of cornea and iris using lens device and slit... +

Examination of cornea and iris using lens device and slit lamp ×

Service Code: 92020
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.22% of his services

22nd 24th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.51% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,610an average of $115 per time performed $238
an average of $17 per time performed
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth

Service Code: 67800
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.21% of his services

23rd 118th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.47% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,550an average of $350 per time performed $962
an average of $74 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 "Specialist." 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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