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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $186 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,048
Rank: 10th
out of 157 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
12,703
Rank: 5th
out of 157 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12.1 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$292K
Rank: 8th
out of 157 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$278 This Provider
Avg $186

Note: About 14% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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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Michael S. Mcgarrity
Average for Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 106 different services in 2013
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Drug Services
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
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
1,989
times performed,
16% of his services

1st 4th

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

898
patients got this service, 86% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$49,725an average of $25 per time performed $5,868
an average of $3 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab, 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
1,380
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$37,260an average of $27 per time performed $15,180
an average of $11 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
1,234
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 1st

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

685
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$227,056an average of $184 per time performed $88,071
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
1,157
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 5th

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

682
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$119,171an average of $103 per time performed $25,454
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
1,041
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 7th

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

568
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$82,239an average of $79 per time performed $12,679
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
761
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 19th

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

477
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$45,660an average of $60 per time performed $7,831
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
678
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 3rd

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

398
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$37,290an average of $55 per time performed $8,868
an average of $13 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
305
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 6th

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

236
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$31,110an average of $102 per time performed $14,134
an average of $46 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
303
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 10th

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

220
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$27,270an average of $90 per time performed $3,454
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
220
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 8th

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

186
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$19,800an average of $90 per time performed $2,431
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
212
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 17th

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

136
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$23,320an average of $110 per time performed $8,499
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
210
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 20th

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

199
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,090an average of $29 per time performed $1,638
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
206
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 21st

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

195
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,944an average of $24 per time performed $1,436
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
193
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 31st

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

149
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$13,124an average of $68 per time performed $1,648
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
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
171
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 38th

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

57
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$36,936an average of $216 per time performed $13,162
an average of $77 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone, t3 measurement

Service Code: 84481
Performed in an office
111
times performed,
0.87% of his services

16th 24th

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

80
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$10,989an average of $99 per time performed $2,550
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
95
times performed,
0.75% of his services

17th 28th

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

95
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,755an average of $29 per time performed $2,263
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Testosterone (hormone) level

Service Code: 84403
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
0.73% of his services

18th 53rd

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

45
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$15,159an average of $163 per time performed $3,251
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
0.73% of his services

19th 23rd

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

89
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,743an average of $51 per time performed $980
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
88
times performed,
0.69% of his services

20th 22nd

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

40
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$4,928an average of $56 per time performed $1,664
an average of $19 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.63% of his services

21st 62nd

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

80
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,440an average of $18 per time performed $944
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Parathormone (parathyroid hormone) level

Service Code: 83970
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.59% of his services

22nd 39th

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

57
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,000an average of $120 per time performed $4,184
an average of $56 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Prolactin (milk producing hormone) level

Service Code: 84146
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.46% of his services

23rd 85th

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,776an average of $64 per time performed $1,550
an average of $26 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
54
times performed,
0.43% of his services

24th 55th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,050an average of $75 per time performed $1,730
an average of $32 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
45
times performed,
0.35% of his services

25th 14th

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

45
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,105an average of $269 per time performed $4,973
an average of $111 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cortisol (hormone) measurement

Service Code: 82533
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.35% of his services

26th 67th

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,462an average of $99 per time performed $992
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microsomal antibodies (autoantibody) measurement

Service Code: 86376
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.3% of his services

27th 72nd

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,482an average of $39 per time performed $716
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.3% of his services

28th 76th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$836an average of $22 per time performed $90
an average of $2 per time performed
medical
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
37
times performed,
0.29% of his services

29th 12th

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$8,140an average of $220 per time performed $3,481
an average of $94 per time performed
medical
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
36
times performed,
0.28% of his services

30th 18th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$5,606an average of $156 per time performed $1,916
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement spine or hips using dedicated x-... +

Bone density measurement spine or hips using dedicated x-ray machine ×

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.26% of his services

31st 16th

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,207an average of $279 per time performed $1,524
an average of $46 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gonadotropin, follicle stimulating (reproductive hormone)... +

Gonadotropin, follicle stimulating (reproductive hormone) level ×

Service Code: 83001
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.18% of his services

32nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$851an average of $37 per time performed $580
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Spine scanning x-ray done with bone density measurement f... +

Spine scanning x-ray done with bone density measurement for spine compression ×

Service Code: 77082
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.17% of his services

33rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,046an average of $93 per time performed $351
an average of $16 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, thyrotropin alpha, 0. 9 mg, provided in 1. 1 m... +

Injection, thyrotropin alpha, 0. 9 mg, provided in 1. 1 mg vial ×

Service Code: J3240
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.17% of his services

34th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$31,500an average of $1,500 per time performed $17,939
an average of $854 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
18
times performed,
0.14% of his services

35th 41st

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,348an average of $186 per time performed $1,297
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.13% of his services

36th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$357an average of $21 per time performed $105
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine volume measurement

Service Code: 81050
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.12% of his services

37th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$270an average of $18 per time performed $61
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
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
15
times performed,
0.12% of his services

38th 45th

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)
$3,645an average of $243 per time performed $1,525
an average of $102 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.12% of his services

39th 47th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,305an average of $87 per time performed $308
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.11% of his services

40th 11th

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: 2)
$336an average of $24 per time performed $71
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of brain before and after contrast

Service Code: 70553
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.1% of his services

41st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$24,063an average of $1,851 per time performed $4,328
an average of $333 per time performed
drug
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (afluria) ×

Service Code: Q2035
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.1% of his services

42nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$234an average of $18 per time performed $147
an average of $11 per time performed

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

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