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CHRISTOPHER THOMPSON M.D.

100 HILLCREST MEDICAL BLVD PATHOLOGY DEPARTMENT, WACO, TX, 76712 | (254) 202-4816

Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $96 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
890
Rank: 101st
out of 698 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,208
Rank: 75th
out of 698 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.6 This Provider
Avg 3.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$91.1K
Rank: 72nd
out of 698 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$102 This Provider
Avg $96

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 33 different services in 2015
(10 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
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
1,026
times performed,
32% of his services

1st 1st

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

570
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$206,226.00an average of $201.00 per time performed $30,420.90
an average of $29.65 per time performed
medical

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue

Service Code: 88341
Performed in a facility
461
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

120
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$47,022.00an average of $102.00 per time performed $7,675.65
an average of $16.65 per time performed
medical
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
226
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 5th

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

163
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$68,704.00an average of $304.00 per time performed $14,818.82
an average of $65.57 per time performed
medical
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
215
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 9th

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

193
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,310.00an average of $34.00 per time performed $2,089.80
an average of $9.72 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique

Service Code: 88342
Performed in a facility
180
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 4th

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

156
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,360.00an average of $102.00 per time performed $5,007.60
an average of $27.82 per time performed
medical
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
155
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 7th

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

114
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,040.90an average of $64.78 per time performed $3,292.20
an average of $21.24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88108
Performed in a facility
145
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 13th

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

119
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,683.10an average of $66.78 per time performed $2,605.65
an average of $17.97 per time performed
medical
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
144
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 8th

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

132
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,160.00an average of $140.00 per time performed $1,297.44
an average of $9.01 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88332
Performed in a facility
114
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 44th

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

35
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,794.00an average of $121.00 per time performed $2,770.20
an average of $24.30 per time performed
medical
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
113
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 6th

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,955.00an average of $35.00 per time performed $1,039.60
an average of $9.20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in a facility
75
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 14th

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

55
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,350.00an average of $178.00 per time performed $3,687.00
an average of $49.16 per time performed
medical
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
64
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 19th

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,732.80an average of $167.70 per time performed $3,539.20
an average of $55.30 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tumor

Service Code: 88360
Performed in a facility
45
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 21st

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,450.00an average of $210.00 per time performed $1,914.30
an average of $42.54 per time performed
medical
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
35
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 27th

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)
$13,790.00an average of $394.00 per time performed $4,056.50
an average of $115.90 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of body fluid

Service Code: 88104
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 52nd

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,230.14an average of $67.58 per time performed $748.44
an average of $22.68 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate

Service Code: 88172
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.75% of his services

16th 26th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,761.12an average of $73.38 per time performed $682.08
an average of $28.42 per time performed
medical

Microscopic genetic examination using computer-assisted t... +

Microscopic genetic examination using computer-assisted technology ×

Service Code: 88374
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.65% of his services

17th 139th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,394.00an average of $114.00 per time performed $727.65
an average of $34.65 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tissue

Service Code: 88363
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.62% of his services

18th 88th

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)
$1,600.00an average of $80.00 per time performed $284.60
an average of $14.23 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88333
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.59% of his services

19th 43rd

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)
$4,294.00an average of $226.00 per time performed $939.17
an average of $49.43 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, limited examination ×

Service Code: 88300
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.47% of his services

20th 18th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$660.00an average of $44.00 per time performed $52.65
an average of $3.51 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood smear interpretation by physician with written report +

Blood smear interpretation by physician with written report ×

Service Code: 85060
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.47% of his services

21st 23rd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$975.00an average of $65.00 per time performed $285.75
an average of $19.05 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bone marrow, smear interpretation

Service Code: 85097
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.41% of his services

22nd 28th

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)
$2,236.00an average of $172.00 per time performed $493.87
an average of $37.99 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Flow cytometry technique for dna or cell analysis

Service Code: 88189
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.37% of his services

23rd 39th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,101.40an average of $258.45 per time performed $984.24
an average of $82.02 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

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 2015 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.

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