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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $103 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,190
Rank: 39th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,928
Rank: 64th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.5 This Provider
Avg 3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$79.6K
Rank: 80th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$67 This Provider
Avg $103

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.

Individuals

ORMONDE MAHONEY

RONALD WALPERT

J. WEST

CLIFFORD SMITH

ALBERT SANTORA

Organizations

ST. MARY'S HEALTH CARE ...

ATHENS REGIONAL MEDICAL...

Patients saw before

Zane K. Wade

Patients saw after

Individuals

ORMONDE MAHONEY

J. WEST

WARREN HORN

JOHN BARTON

RUTH STEINBERGS

Organizations

ST. MARY'S HEALTH CARE ...

ATHENS REGIONAL MEDICAL...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 18 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in a facility
1,374
times performed,
47% of his services

1st 1st

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

957
patients got this service, 80% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$289,914an average of $211 per time performed $38,472
an average of $28 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any cal... +

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any calcium present ×

Service Code: 88311
Performed in a facility
383
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 10th

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

359
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,044an average of $68 per time performed $3,447
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique

Service Code: 88342
Performed in a facility
334
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

198
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$50,434an average of $151 per time performed $10,688
an average of $32 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in a facility
165
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 8th

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

150
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,605an average of $137 per time performed $1,320
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately high complexity ×

Service Code: 88307
Performed in a facility
152
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 4th

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

96
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$46,664an average of $307 per time performed $9,272
an average of $61 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in a facility
126
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 13th

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

74
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,728an average of $228 per time performed $5,796
an average of $46 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in a facility
79
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 7th

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

37
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,162an average of $78 per time performed $711
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88332
Performed in a facility
62
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 35th

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,564an average of $122 per time performed $1,426
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation an... +

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88173
Performed in a facility
59
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 14th

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

53
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,045an average of $255 per time performed $3,009
an average of $51 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of body fluid

Service Code: 88104
Performed in a facility
44
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 48th

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

29
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,280an average of $120 per time performed $924
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of body fluid

Service Code: 88106
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.82% of his services

11th Alert

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,448an average of $102 per time performed $336
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, high ... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, high complexity ×

Service Code: 88309
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.75% of his services

12th 20th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,550an average of $525 per time performed $2,266
an average of $103 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.75% of his services

13th 5th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.92% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,156an average of $98 per time performed $440
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bone marrow, smear interpretation

Service Code: 85097
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.75% of his services

14th 25th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,904an average of $132 per time performed $792
an average of $36 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope

Service Code: 88302
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.55% of his services

15th 39th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,600an average of $100 per time performed $80
an average of $5 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Imaging of surgical specimen

Service Code: 76098
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.55% of his services

16th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,232an average of $77 per time performed $96
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88108
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.48% of his services

17th 16th

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: 1.1)
$1,498an average of $107 per time performed $238
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88333
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.48% of his services

18th 41st

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

11
patients got this service, 0.92% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,108an average of $222 per time performed $644
an average of $46 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 "Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology." 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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