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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $152 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,221
Rank: 14th
out of 256 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,016
Rank: 25th
out of 256 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.1 This Provider
Avg 3.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$194K
Rank: 23rd
out of 256 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$159 This Provider
Avg $152

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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Bryan C. Satterwhite
Average for Podiatry 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

Bryan C. Satterwhite

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 25 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
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
894
times performed,
18% of his services

1st 1st

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

493
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$75,990an average of $85 per time performed $42,912
an average of $48 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
867
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

524
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$56,355an average of $65 per time performed $25,143
an average of $29 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in an office
645
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

403
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$32,250an average of $50 per time performed $19,995
an average of $31 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Trimming of dystrophic nails, any number

Service Code: G0127
Performed in an office
445
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 4th

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

214
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$20,025an average of $45 per time performed $3,560
an average of $8 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of 2 to 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11056
Performed in an office
375
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 6th

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

158
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$22,500an average of $60 per time performed $13,875
an average of $37 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
345
times performed,
7% of his services

6th 5th

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

345
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$41,400an average of $120 per time performed $23,805
an average of $69 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
310
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 8th

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

194
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$17,050an average of $55 per time performed $6,820
an average of $22 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
177
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 38th

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

121
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,416an average of $8 per time performed $531
an average of $3 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of single thickened skin growth

Service Code: 11055
Performed in an office
149
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 15th

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

95
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$7,450an average of $50 per time performed $4,917
an average of $33 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin and tissue first 20 sq cm or less

Service Code: 11042
Performed in an office
117
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 14th

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

41
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$28,899an average of $247 per time performed $8,541
an average of $73 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 17th

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

67
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,000an average of $100 per time performed $4,180
an average of $38 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
103
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 11th

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

103
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,755an average of $85 per time performed $4,532
an average of $44 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
79
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 18th

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

56
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$21,725an average of $275 per time performed $11,455
an average of $145 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 27th

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

47
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$11,680an average of $160 per time performed $5,183
an average of $71 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in a facility
53
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 25th

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

37
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,650an average of $50 per time performed $901
an average of $17 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of medium joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of medium joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20605
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.98% of his services

16th 32nd

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

42
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,165an average of $85 per time performed $1,960
an average of $40 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11730
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.86% of his services

17th 19th

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

42
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,450an average of $150 per time performed $2,881
an average of $67 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Trimming of dystrophic nails, any number

Service Code: G0127
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
0.52% of his services

18th 51st

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$1,170an average of $45 per time performed $130
an average of $5 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 1 to 5 finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11720
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.42% of his services

19th 7th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$630an average of $30 per time performed $504
an average of $24 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.42% of his services

20th 58th

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)
$23,100an average of $1,100 per time performed $4,368
an average of $208 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, other peripheral nerve or ... +

Injection of anesthetic agent, other peripheral nerve or branch ×

Service Code: 64450
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.42% of his services

21st 52nd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$6,300an average of $300 per time performed $1,533
an average of $73 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretatio... +

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle ×

Service Code: 76942
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.4% of his services

22nd 37th

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: 1.5)
$4,500an average of $225 per time performed $2,660
an average of $133 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of more than 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11057
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.34% of his services

23rd 21st

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

11
patients got this service, 0.9% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$1,105an average of $65 per time performed $833
an average of $49 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of arm or leg

Service Code: 76882
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.32% of his services

24th 34th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,760an average of $235 per time performed $416
an average of $26 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.32% of his services

25th 49th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,600an average of $100 per time performed $640
an average of $40 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Application of short leg splint (calf to foot)

Service Code: 29515
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.24% of his services

26th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 0.98% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,400an average of $200 per time performed $480
an average of $40 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.24% of his services

27th 67th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.98% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,400an average of $200 per time performed $1,056
an average of $88 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 "Podiatrist, Foot Surgery." 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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