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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $532 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 43 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,209
Rank: 3rd
out of 66 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
170,788
Rank: 5th
out of 66 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
141.3 This Provider
Avg 43.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.58M
Rank: 4th
out of 66 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,309 This Provider
Avg $532

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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Peter R. Watson
Average for Medical Oncology 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.

Individuals

TOBIN FINIZIO

MARK ADKINS

JOHN HERLONG

WILLIAM KOZEL

SHYAMAL MITRA

Organizations

LENOIR MEMORIAL HOSPITA...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

Peter R. Watson

Patients saw after

Individuals

MARK ADKINS

JOHN HERLONG

TOBIN FINIZIO

WILLIAM KOZEL

GRETCHEN VICK

Organizations

LENOIR MEMORIAL HOSPITA...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 111 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
DRUGS

Injection, levoleucovorin calcium, 0.5 mg

Service Code: J0641
Performed in an office
47,560
times performed,
28% of his services

1st Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$142,680an average of $3 per time performed $47,560
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, heparin sodium, (heparin lock flush), per 10 u... +

Injection, heparin sodium, (heparin lock flush), per 10 units ×

Service Code: J1642
Performed in an office
35,520
times performed,
21% of his services

2nd 4th

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

139
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.4)
$0an average of $0 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease... +

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease use), 1000 units ×

Service Code: J0885
Performed in an office
18,267
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 6th

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

55
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
10.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 7)
$200,937an average of $11 per time performed $146,136
an average of $8 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, oxaliplatin, 0.5 mg

Service Code: J9263
Performed in an office
14,210
times performed,
8% of his services

4th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$170,520an average of $12 per time performed $113,680
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
8,820
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 8th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$149,940an average of $17 per time performed $97,020
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
5,774
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 5th

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

83
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.8)
$0an average of $0 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
5,621
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 9th

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

81
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.9)
$112,420an average of $20 per time performed $84,315
an average of $15 per time performed
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
3,961
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 12th

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

865
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$19,805an average of $5 per time performed $11,883
an average of $3 per time performed
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
3,609
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 11th

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

839
patients got this service, 69% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$50,526an average of $14 per time performed $39,699
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, immune globulin, (octagam), intravenous, non-l... +

Injection, immune globulin, (octagam), intravenous, non-lyophilized (e.g. liquid), 500 mg ×

Service Code: J1568
Performed in an office
1,991
times performed,
1% of his services

10th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$79,640an average of $40 per time performed $53,757
an average of $27 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,968
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 33rd

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

761
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$29,520an average of $15 per time performed $17,712
an average of $9 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
1,890
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 18th

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

748
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$194,670an average of $103 per time performed $139,860
an average of $74 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
1,491
times performed,
0.87% of his services

13th 22nd

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

155
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
9.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.1)
$37,275an average of $25 per time performed $26,838
an average of $18 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
1,177
times performed,
0.69% of his services

14th 25th

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

118
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$40,018an average of $34 per time performed $28,248
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
1,094
times performed,
0.64% of his services

15th 48th

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

451
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$12,034an average of $11 per time performed $5,470
an average of $5 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, potassium chloride, per 2 meq

Service Code: J3480
Performed in an office
960
times performed,
0.56% of his services

16th 47th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$0an average of $0 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
907
times performed,
0.53% of his services

17th 24th

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

98
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
6.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$21,768an average of $24 per time performed $15,419
an average of $17 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
821
times performed,
0.48% of his services

18th 21st

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

324
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$57,470an average of $70 per time performed $42,692
an average of $52 per time performed
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
757
times performed,
0.44% of his services

19th 32nd

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

201
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$55,261an average of $73 per time performed $40,878
an average of $54 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
746
times performed,
0.44% of his services

20th 54th

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

79
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$0an average of $0 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride (gemzar), 200 mg

Service Code: J9201
Performed in an office
743
times performed,
0.44% of his services

21st Alert

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
5.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$55,725an average of $75 per time performed $20,061
an average of $27 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
671
times performed,
0.39% of his services

22nd 23rd

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

139
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.5)
$0an average of $0 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
612
times performed,
0.36% of his services

23rd 61st

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

212
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$14,076an average of $23 per time performed $8,568
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, iron dextran, 50 mg

Service Code: J1750
Performed in an office
534
times performed,
0.31% of his services

24th 28th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$9,078an average of $17 per time performed $5,340
an average of $10 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
516
times performed,
0.3% of his services

25th 30th

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

78
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
6.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$73,788an average of $143 per time performed $53,148
an average of $103 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
510
times performed,
0.3% of his services

26th Alert

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

155
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,140an average of $14 per time performed $4,590
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
488
times performed,
0.29% of his services

27th Alert

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

207
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,128an average of $31 per time performed $13,176
an average of $27 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
387
times performed,
0.23% of his services

28th 42nd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
5.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$5,031an average of $13 per time performed $2,322
an average of $6 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
369
times performed,
0.22% of his services

29th 29th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$2,952an average of $8 per time performed $1,107
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, magnesium sulfate, per 500 mg

Service Code: J3475
Performed in an office
368
times performed,
0.22% of his services

30th 55th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$0an average of $0 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
348
times performed,
0.2% of his services

31st 79th

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

132
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$4,872an average of $14 per time performed $3,828
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
347
times performed,
0.2% of his services

32nd 39th

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

69
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 7.4)
$2,776an average of $8 per time performed $2,082
an average of $6 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
328
times performed,
0.19% of his services

33rd 44th

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

100
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$24,272an average of $74 per time performed $17,056
an average of $52 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
283
times performed,
0.17% of his services

34th 52nd

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

80
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$283an average of $1 per time performed $283
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
270
times performed,
0.16% of his services

35th 59th

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

79
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$6,210an average of $23 per time performed $4,320
an average of $16 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
250
times performed,
0.15% of his services

36th 36th

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

70
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$4,500an average of $18 per time performed $2,750
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
245
times performed,
0.14% of his services

37th 37th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$64,680an average of $264 per time performed $36,750
an average of $150 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
244
times performed,
0.14% of his services

38th 69th

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

136
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$9,760an average of $40 per time performed $7,076
an average of $29 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
241
times performed,
0.14% of his services

39th 38th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 8)
$964an average of $4 per time performed $241
an average of $1 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan chest with contrast

Service Code: 71260
Performed in an office
234
times performed,
0.14% of his services

40th Alert

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

134
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$60,606an average of $259 per time performed $22,698
an average of $97 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
221
times performed,
0.13% of his services

41st Alert

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

167
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,083an average of $23 per time performed $2,873
an average of $13 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, filgrastim (g-csf), 300 mcg

Service Code: J1440
Performed in an office
208
times performed,
0.12% of his services

42nd Alert

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
10.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$55,744an average of $268 per time performed $43,264
an average of $208 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of abdomen and pelvis with contrast

Service Code: 74177
Performed in an office
201
times performed,
0.12% of his services

43rd Alert

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

116
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$54,471an average of $271 per time performed $38,793
an average of $193 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
172
times performed,
0.1% of his services

44th 75th

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

136
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,956an average of $23 per time performed $3,268
an average of $19 per time performed
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
164
times performed,
0.1% of his services

45th 50th

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

64
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$17,056an average of $104 per time performed $12,628
an average of $77 per time performed
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
164
times performed,
0.1% of his services

46th 46th

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

118
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$22,796an average of $139 per time performed $16,400
an average of $100 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
163
times performed,
0.1% of his services

47th 58th

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

36
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$163an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
156
times performed,
0.09% of his services

48th 49th

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$5,148an average of $33 per time performed $3,588
an average of $23 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
155
times performed,
0.09% of his services

49th 63rd

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

135
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$30,225an average of $195 per time performed $23,095
an average of $149 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, hydrocortisone sodium succinate, up to 100 mg +

Injection, hydrocortisone sodium succinate, up to 100 mg ×

Service Code: J1720
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
0.09% of his services

50th Alert

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

41
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$592an average of $4 per time performed $444
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
147
times performed,
0.09% of his services

51st Alert

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

130
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,646an average of $18 per time performed $882
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
147
times performed,
0.09% of his services

52nd Alert

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

74
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$735an average of $5 per time performed $441
an average of $3 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
144
times performed,
0.08% of his services

53rd 94th

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

144
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,456an average of $24 per time performed $3,312
an average of $23 per time performed
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 (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
0.08% of his services

54th 103rd

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

139
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,085an average of $15 per time performed $1,946
an average of $14 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
136
times performed,
0.08% of his services

55th 77th

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

29
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$8,704an average of $64 per time performed $6,256
an average of $46 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99307
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
0.07% of his services

56th Alert

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

44
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,504an average of $43 per time performed $4,224
an average of $33 per time performed
MEDICINE

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device +

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device ×

Service Code: 96523
Performed in an office
120
times performed,
0.07% of his services

57th 74th

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

41
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$3,000an average of $25 per time performed $1,920
an average of $16 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
0.07% of his services

58th 51st

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$8,064an average of $72 per time performed $5,936
an average of $53 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 an office
110
times performed,
0.06% of his services

59th Alert

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,260an average of $66 per time performed $5,500
an average of $50 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, calcium gluconate, per 10 ml

Service Code: J0610
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
0.06% of his services

60th Alert

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
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$106an average of $1 per time performed $106
an average of $1 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
105
times performed,
0.06% of his services

61st 87th

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

66
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,455an average of $71 per time performed $5,565
an average of $53 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
0.06% of his services

62nd 71st

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

105
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,580an average of $196 per time performed $15,225
an average of $145 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85652
Performed in an office
104
times performed,
0.06% of his services

63rd Alert

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

80
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$624an average of $6 per time performed $416
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
103
times performed,
0.06% of his services

64th 82nd

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

40
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$103an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
0.06% of his services

65th 70th

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

41
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$102an average of $1 per time performed $102
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
100
times performed,
0.06% of his services

66th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,800an average of $38 per time performed $2,400
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
99
times performed,
0.06% of his services

67th 102nd

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

88
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,475an average of $25 per time performed $2,079
an average of $21 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
97
times performed,
0.06% of his services

68th 86th

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

86
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,483an average of $139 per time performed $9,991
an average of $103 per time performed
MEDICINE

Prolonged chemotherapy infusion into a vein by portable o... +

Prolonged chemotherapy infusion into a vein by portable or implanted pump more than 8 hours ×

Service Code: 96416
Performed in an office
87
times performed,
0.05% of his services

69th Alert

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,746an average of $158 per time performed $8,874
an average of $102 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82747
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.05% of his services

70th Alert

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

77
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,100an average of $25 per time performed $1,764
an average of $21 per time performed
DRUGS

5% dextrose/water (500 ml = 1 unit)

Service Code: J7060
Performed in an office
83
times performed,
0.05% of his services

71st Alert

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$166an average of $2 per time performed $83
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Therapeutic removal of whole blood to correct blood level... +

Therapeutic removal of whole blood to correct blood level imbalance ×

Service Code: 99195
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
0.05% of his services

72nd 99th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$7,380an average of $90 per time performed $5,576
an average of $68 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique ×

Service Code: 96409
Performed in an office
79
times performed,
0.05% of his services

73rd 81st

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$8,848an average of $112 per time performed $6,399
an average of $81 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86300
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
0.05% of his services

74th Alert

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

51
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,695an average of $35 per time performed $2,233
an average of $29 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan chest

Service Code: 71250
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.04% of his services

75th Alert

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,662an average of $198 per time performed $8,970
an average of $130 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, lorazepam, 2 mg

Service Code: J2060
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.04% of his services

76th Alert

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
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$69an average of $1 per time performed $69
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.04% of his services

77th 68th

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$214,176an average of $3,104 per time performed $150,420
an average of $2,180 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid (reclast), 1 mg

Service Code: J3488
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
0.03% of his services

78th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,595an average of $229 per time performed $9,790
an average of $178 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of abdomen and pelvis

Service Code: 74176
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.03% of his services

79th Alert

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

37
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,722an average of $143 per time performed $3,294
an average of $61 per time performed
ADMINISTRATIVE

Technetium tc-99m oxidronate, diagnostic, per study dose,... +

Technetium tc-99m oxidronate, diagnostic, per study dose, up to 30 millicuries ×

Service Code: A9561
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.03% of his services

80th Alert

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,385an average of $45 per time performed $1,855
an average of $35 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone and/or joint imaging, whole body

Service Code: 78306
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.03% of his services

81st Alert

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,388an average of $219 per time performed $8,112
an average of $156 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.03% of his services

82nd Alert

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,300an average of $25 per time performed $1,196
an average of $23 per time performed
DRUGS

5% dextrose/normal saline (500 ml = 1 unit)

Service Code: J7042
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.03% of his services

83rd Alert

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
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$50an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.03% of his services

84th 91st

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

42
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$637an average of $13 per time performed $441
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.03% of his services

85th 92nd

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

42
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$784an average of $16 per time performed $588
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Beta-2 microglobulin (protein) level

Service Code: 82232
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.03% of his services

86th Alert

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,222an average of $26 per time performed $1,081
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration bene... +

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96402
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.03% of his services

87th Alert

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
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,974an average of $42 per time performed $1,128
an average of $24 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.03% of his services

88th 85th

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

32
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$2,610an average of $58 per time performed $1,890
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.03% of his services

89th Alert

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

32
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,144an average of $26 per time performed $1,012
an average of $23 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
41
times performed,
0.02% of his services

90th 73rd

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

41
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,437an average of $157 per time performed $4,838
an average of $118 per time performed
MEDICINE

Tracing of electrical activity of the heart using 1-3 leads +

Tracing of electrical activity of the heart using 1-3 leads ×

Service Code: 93041
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.02% of his services

91st Alert

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

39
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$280an average of $7 per time performed $160
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.02% of his services

92nd Alert

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$315an average of $9 per time performed $245
an average of $7 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, imm... +

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, immunoassay, 1-3 simultaneous ×

Service Code: G0328
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.02% of his services

93rd Alert

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$850an average of $25 per time performed $782
an average of $23 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan head or brain before and after contrast

Service Code: 70470
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.02% of his services

94th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,337an average of $253 per time performed $2,929
an average of $101 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.02% of his services

95th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,260an average of $45 per time performed $1,176
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bone marrow, smear interpretation

Service Code: 85097
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.01% of his services

96th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,250an average of $90 per time performed $1,575
an average of $63 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, d... +

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.01% of his services

97th 83rd

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$1,288an average of $56 per time performed $966
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood smear for iron

Service Code: 85536
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.01% of his services

98th Alert

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
$242an average of $11 per time performed $198
an average of $9 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.01% of his services

99th Alert

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$504an average of $24 per time performed $483
an average of $23 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.01% of his services

100th 112th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,381an average of $161 per time performed $2,625
an average of $125 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.01% of his services

101st Alert

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,449an average of $69 per time performed $1,344
an average of $64 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy ... +

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy through the same incision on the same date of service ×

Service Code: G0364
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.01% of his services

102nd 138th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$280an average of $14 per time performed $180
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.01% of his services

103rd Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$270an average of $15 per time performed $234
an average of $13 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan abdomen with contrast

Service Code: 74160
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.01% of his services

104th Alert

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
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,794an average of $282 per time performed $3,128
an average of $184 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.01% of his services

105th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,615an average of $95 per time performed $969
an average of $57 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
17
times performed,
0.01% of his services

106th 84th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$748an average of $44 per time performed $544
an average of $32 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood count, automated test

Service Code: 85045
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.01% of his services

107th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$136an average of $8 per time performed $102
an average of $6 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.01% of his services

108th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$464an average of $29 per time performed $416
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Testosterone (hormone) level

Service Code: 84403
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.01% of his services

109th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$672an average of $42 per time performed $592
an average of $37 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.01% of his services

110th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$315an average of $21 per time performed $195
an average of $13 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 70 minutes per day

Service Code: 99220
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.01% of his services

111th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,903an average of $173 per time performed $1,496
an average of $136 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 "Medical Oncology." 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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