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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $233 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,880
Rank: 12th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
117,546
Rank: 2nd
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
62.5 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$2.84M
Rank: 1st
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,509 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $233

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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Pankaj K. Vyas
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in North Carolina

Who Patients See Before and After This Provider

Providers often refer their patients to a small network of other providers and organizations. Here’s who patients saw the most patients within 30 days before or after this provider, from Jan. 2012 to June 2013.

Patients saw before

Pankaj K. Vyas

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 164 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
TEMPORARY CODES

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine conce... +

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9967
Performed in an office
28,900
times performed,
25% of his services

1st 6th

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

230
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$28,900an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Low osmolar contrast material, 200-299 mg/ml iodine conce... +

Low osmolar contrast material, 200-299 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9966
Performed in an office
17,135
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd Alert

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

137
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,135an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
5,334
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

1,675
patients got this service, 89% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$80,010an average of $15 per time performed $16,002
an average of $3 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
3,817
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 2nd

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

1,429
patients got this service, 76% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$343,530an average of $90 per time performed $183,216
an average of $48 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of allergenic extracts into skin, accessed thro... +

Injection of allergenic extracts into skin, accessed through the skin ×

Service Code: 95004
Performed in an office
3,300
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 56th

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

66
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,000an average of $10 per time performed $16,500
an average of $5 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
2,870
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 1st

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

1,294
patients got this service, 69% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$430,500an average of $150 per time performed $215,250
an average of $75 per time performed
MEDICINE

Preparation and provision of single or multiple antigens ... +

Preparation and provision of single or multiple antigens for allergen immunotherapy ×

Service Code: 95165
Performed in an office
2,720
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 86th

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

59
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$57,120an average of $21 per time performed $24,480
an average of $9 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, regadenoson (lexiscan), 0.1 mg

Service Code: J2785
Performed in an office
2,356
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 122nd

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

586
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$315,704an average of $134 per time performed $98,952
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
2,349
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 10th

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

1,409
patients got this service, 75% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$159,732an average of $68 per time performed $25,839
an average of $11 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
2,135
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 7th

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

1,210
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$115,290an average of $54 per time performed $23,485
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
1,967
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 9th

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

1,332
patients got this service, 71% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$133,756an average of $68 per time performed $23,604
an average of $12 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Face-to-face behavioral counseling for obesity, 15 minutes +

Face-to-face behavioral counseling for obesity, 15 minutes ×

Service Code: G0447
Performed in an office
1,934
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 175th

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

730
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$116,040an average of $60 per time performed $46,416
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
1,685
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 12th

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

787
patients got this service, 42% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$70,770an average of $42 per time performed $23,590
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
1,576
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 22nd

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

928
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$75,648an average of $48 per time performed $17,336
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
1,550
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 43rd

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

281
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$97,650an average of $63 per time performed $1,550
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
1,524
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 17th

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

1,015
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$128,016an average of $84 per time performed $35,052
an average of $23 per time performed
ADMINISTRATIVE

Technetium tc-99m sestamibi, diagnostic, per study dose

Service Code: A9500
Performed in an office
1,498
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 123rd

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

746
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$103,362an average of $69 per time performed $79,394
an average of $53 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
1,485
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 42nd

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

985
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$95,040an average of $64 per time performed $19,305
an average of $13 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
1,209
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 18th

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

539
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$36,270an average of $30 per time performed $20,553
an average of $17 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
1,206
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 93rd

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

1,179
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,453,230an average of $1,205 per time performed $190,548
an average of $158 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual, face-to-face intensive behavioral therapy for car... +

Annual, face-to-face intensive behavioral therapy for cardiovascular disease, individual, 15 minutes ×

Service Code: G0446
Performed in an office
1,194
times performed,
1% of his services

21st 200th

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

1,189
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$71,640an average of $60 per time performed $28,656
an average of $24 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on ... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in an office
1,151
times performed,
0.98% of his services

22nd 114th

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

1,114
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$504,138an average of $438 per time performed $149,630
an average of $130 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual depression screening, 15 minutes

Service Code: G0444
Performed in an office
1,059
times performed,
0.9% of his services

23rd 165th

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

1,054
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$63,540an average of $60 per time performed $16,944
an average of $16 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
1,057
times performed,
0.9% of his services

24th 41st

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

1,057
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$145,866an average of $138 per time performed $112,042
an average of $106 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
1,042
times performed,
0.89% of his services

25th 23rd

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

905
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$85,444an average of $82 per time performed $14,588
an average of $14 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs

Service Code: 93923
Performed in an office
936
times performed,
0.8% of his services

26th 233rd

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

923
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$299,520an average of $320 per time performed $110,448
an average of $118 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 125 mg +

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 125 mg ×

Service Code: J2930
Performed in an office
904
times performed,
0.77% of his services

27th 155th

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

555
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$27,120an average of $30 per time performed $1,808
an average of $2 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
814
times performed,
0.69% of his services

28th 90th

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

532
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$23,606an average of $29 per time performed $3,256
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
789
times performed,
0.67% of his services

29th 8th

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

125
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
6.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$17,358an average of $22 per time performed $3,945
an average of $5 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
785
times performed,
0.67% of his services

30th 83rd

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

367
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$37,680an average of $48 per time performed $3,925
an average of $5 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid (reclast), 1 mg

Service Code: J3488
Performed in an office
770
times performed,
0.66% of his services

31st 124th

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

153
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$425,040an average of $552 per time performed $137,060
an average of $178 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
763
times performed,
0.65% of his services

32nd 13th

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

757
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,890an average of $30 per time performed $17,549
an average of $23 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in an office
749
times performed,
0.64% of his services

33rd 154th

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

746
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$812,665an average of $1,085 per time performed $280,875
an average of $375 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician supervision, interpretation, and report ×

Service Code: 93015
Performed in an office
748
times performed,
0.64% of his services

34th 149th

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

745
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$222,156an average of $297 per time performed $50,116
an average of $67 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
632
times performed,
0.54% of his services

35th 101st

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

628
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,120an average of $35 per time performed $19,592
an average of $31 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
563
times performed,
0.48% of his services

36th 31st

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

436
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,823an average of $21 per time performed $2,252
an average of $4 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
552
times performed,
0.47% of his services

37th 70th

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

552
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$157,872an average of $286 per time performed $32,016
an average of $58 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
529
times performed,
0.45% of his services

38th 24th

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

469
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$105,800an average of $200 per time performed $53,958
an average of $102 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Smoking and tobacco cessation counseling visit for the as... +

Smoking and tobacco cessation counseling visit for the asymptomatic patient; intermediate, greater than 3 minutes, up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: G0436
Performed in an office
522
times performed,
0.44% of his services

39th 247th

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

303
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$13,050an average of $25 per time performed $6,786
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Kidney function blood test panel

Service Code: 80069
Performed in an office
511
times performed,
0.43% of his services

40th 75th

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

269
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$21,462an average of $42 per time performed $5,621
an average of $11 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both ... +

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both legs ×

Service Code: 93925
Performed in an office
490
times performed,
0.42% of his services

41st 272nd

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

485
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$214,130an average of $437 per time performed $65,660
an average of $134 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
481
times performed,
0.41% of his services

42nd 40th

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

389
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$35,594an average of $74 per time performed $10,101
an average of $21 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Screening mammography, producing direct digital image, bi... +

Screening mammography, producing direct digital image, bilateral, all views ×

Service Code: G0202
Performed in an office
464
times performed,
0.39% of his services

43rd 161st

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

464
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$139,200an average of $300 per time performed $60,784
an average of $131 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
441
times performed,
0.38% of his services

44th 107th

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

264
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,025an average of $25 per time performed $2,205
an average of $5 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, lincomycin hydrochloride, up to 300 mg

Service Code: J2010
Performed in an office
383
times performed,
0.33% of his services

45th 240th

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

310
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,490an average of $30 per time performed $1,915
an average of $5 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
343
times performed,
0.29% of his services

46th 100th

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

247
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$67,228an average of $196 per time performed $18,179
an average of $53 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
337
times performed,
0.29% of his services

47th 92nd

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

185
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$21,231an average of $63 per time performed $6,403
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
329
times performed,
0.28% of his services

48th 97th

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

184
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,528an average of $32 per time performed $2,961
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
328
times performed,
0.28% of his services

49th 106th

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

183
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,512an average of $29 per time performed $3,936
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood count automated, with additional calculations

Service Code: 85046
Performed in an office
324
times performed,
0.28% of his services

50th Alert

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

184
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,720an average of $30 per time performed $2,592
an average of $8 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
309
times performed,
0.26% of his services

51st 167th

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

240
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$46,350an average of $150 per time performed $15,141
an average of $49 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed... +

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94060
Performed in an office
295
times performed,
0.25% of his services

52nd 136th

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

272
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$41,300an average of $140 per time performed $12,980
an average of $44 per time performed
MEDICINE

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to ... +

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to relieve airway obstruction or for sputum specimen ×

Service Code: 94640
Performed in an office
295
times performed,
0.25% of his services

53rd 153rd

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

234
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$9,440an average of $32 per time performed $3,540
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Testing of autonomic (sympathetic) nervous system function +

Testing of autonomic (sympathetic) nervous system function ×

Service Code: 95921
Performed in an office
295
times performed,
0.25% of his services

54th 227th

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

293
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$44,250an average of $150 per time performed $17,700
an average of $60 per time performed
MEDICINE

Testing of autonomic (sympathetic) nervous system functio... +

Testing of autonomic (sympathetic) nervous system function at least 5 minutes of tilt ×

Service Code: 95922
Performed in an office
294
times performed,
0.25% of his services

55th 248th

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

292
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$44,100an average of $150 per time performed $22,932
an average of $78 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
279
times performed,
0.24% of his services

56th 72nd

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

279
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,972an average of $68 per time performed $7,254
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
265
times performed,
0.23% of his services

57th 141st

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

214
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,890an average of $26 per time performed $2,385
an average of $9 per time performed
MEDICINE

Determination of lung volumes using gas dilution or washout +

Determination of lung volumes using gas dilution or washout ×

Service Code: 94727
Performed in an office
263
times performed,
0.22% of his services

58th 238th

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

252
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,300an average of $100 per time performed $8,153
an average of $31 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement of lung diffusing capacity

Service Code: 94729
Performed in an office
263
times performed,
0.22% of his services

59th 184th

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

252
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$32,875an average of $125 per time performed $10,257
an average of $39 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ondansetron hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2405
Performed in an office
262
times performed,
0.22% of his services

60th 169th

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

73
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$7,860an average of $30 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 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
257
times performed,
0.22% of his services

61st 38th

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

96
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$13,107an average of $51 per time performed $7,967
an average of $31 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for influenza virus

Service Code: 87804
Performed in an office
221
times performed,
0.19% of his services

62nd 172nd

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

101
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,978an average of $18 per time performed $3,536
an average of $16 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in an office
216
times performed,
0.18% of his services

63rd 303rd

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

167
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$28,944an average of $134 per time performed $6,912
an average of $32 per time performed
MEDICINE

Assessment of hearing loss with placement of probe in ear... +

Assessment of hearing loss with placement of probe in ear to assess ear bone contraction ×

Service Code: 92568
Performed in an office
207
times performed,
0.18% of his services

64th Alert

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

164
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,694an average of $42 per time performed $2,484
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scan of veins of one arm or leg or limited inc... +

Ultrasound scan of veins of one arm or leg or limited including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers ×

Service Code: 93971
Performed in an office
203
times performed,
0.17% of his services

65th 362nd

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

174
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$65,569an average of $323 per time performed $17,052
an average of $84 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93224
Performed in an office
199
times performed,
0.17% of his services

66th 285th

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

189
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$59,700an average of $300 per time performed $14,129
an average of $71 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
193
times performed,
0.16% of his services

67th 328th

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

117
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$16,405an average of $85 per time performed $3,088
an average of $16 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
192
times performed,
0.16% of his services

68th 35th

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

56
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$4,224an average of $22 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
190
times performed,
0.16% of his services

69th 53rd

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

190
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$41,040an average of $216 per time performed $30,210
an average of $159 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual alcohol misuse screening, 15 minutes

Service Code: G0442
Performed in an office
190
times performed,
0.16% of his services

70th 353rd

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

189
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,400an average of $60 per time performed $3,040
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
165
times performed,
0.14% of his services

71st 69th

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

162
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,600an average of $40 per time performed $1,320
an average of $8 per time performed
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
165
times performed,
0.14% of his services

72nd 51st

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

162
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,775an average of $35 per time performed $1,155
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
161
times performed,
0.14% of his services

73rd 62nd

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

126
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$4,347an average of $27 per time performed $805
an average of $5 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
160
times performed,
0.14% of his services

74th 77th

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

49
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,000an average of $25 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of head and neck

Service Code: 76536
Performed in an office
159
times performed,
0.14% of his services

75th 234th

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

153
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$40,545an average of $255 per time performed $13,992
an average of $88 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of abdomen and pelvis before and after contrast

Service Code: 74178
Performed in an office
158
times performed,
0.13% of his services

76th Alert

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

150
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$158,000an average of $1,000 per time performed $52,930
an average of $335 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, minimum of 4 views

Service Code: 72110
Performed in an office
156
times performed,
0.13% of his services

77th 255th

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

149
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,500an average of $125 per time performed $5,616
an average of $36 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
154
times performed,
0.13% of his services

78th 367th

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

113
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,310an average of $15 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Assessment and recording of balance system during irrigat... +

Assessment and recording of balance system during irrigation of both ears ×

Service Code: 92543
Performed in an office
152
times performed,
0.13% of his services

79th Alert

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

38
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,280an average of $15 per time performed $1,824
an average of $12 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of abdomen

Service Code: 76700
Performed in an office
142
times performed,
0.12% of his services

80th 228th

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

138
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$44,872an average of $316 per time performed $13,064
an average of $92 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan head or brain

Service Code: 70450
Performed in an office
138
times performed,
0.12% of his services

81st 266th

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

128
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$69,552an average of $504 per time performed $18,078
an average of $131 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan head or brain before and after contrast

Service Code: 70470
Performed in an office
136
times performed,
0.12% of his services

82nd 457th

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

133
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$107,168an average of $788 per time performed $24,616
an average of $181 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 (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
0.11% of his services

83rd 78th

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

128
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,920an average of $15 per time performed $1,152
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
0.11% of his services

84th 79th

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

115
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,840an average of $30 per time performed $512
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Strep test (streptococcus, group a)

Service Code: 87880
Performed in an office
124
times performed,
0.11% of his services

85th 188th

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

112
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,968an average of $32 per time performed $1,984
an average of $16 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical... +

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical breast examination ×

Service Code: G0101
Performed in an office
116
times performed,
0.1% of his services

86th 170th

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

116
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,440an average of $90 per time performed $4,176
an average of $36 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for mononucleosis (mono)

Service Code: 86308
Performed in an office
113
times performed,
0.1% of his services

87th 520th

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

103
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,486an average of $22 per time performed $791
an average of $7 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, azithromycin, 500 mg

Service Code: J0456
Performed in an office
111
times performed,
0.09% of his services

88th Alert

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

83
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,550an average of $50 per time performed $444
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument +

Blood glucose (sugar) test performed by hand-held instrument ×

Service Code: 82962
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
0.09% of his services

89th 34th

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

90
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$2,200an average of $20 per time performed $330
an average of $3 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
0.09% of his services

90th 249th

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

105
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,130an average of $83 per time performed $2,420
an average of $22 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face vis... +

Initial preventive physical examination; face-to-face visit, services limited to new beneficiary during the first 12 months of medicare enrollment ×

Service Code: G0402
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
0.09% of his services

91st 159th

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

108
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$34,020an average of $315 per time performed $16,200
an average of $150 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement of heart blood flow and respiration

Service Code: 93701
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
0.09% of his services

92nd 236th

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

86
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$17,776an average of $176 per time performed $1,818
an average of $18 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of abdomen and pelvis

Service Code: 74176
Performed in an office
99
times performed,
0.08% of his services

93rd 409th

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

96
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$51,678an average of $522 per time performed $15,741
an average of $159 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
98
times performed,
0.08% of his services

94th 66th

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

98
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,600an average of $200 per time performed $10,192
an average of $104 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home heal... +

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per re-certification period ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
94
times performed,
0.08% of his services

95th 87th

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

47
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$5,358an average of $57 per time performed $2,914
an average of $31 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
0.07% of his services

96th 274th

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

82
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,224an average of $84 per time performed $2,408
an average of $28 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of face

Service Code: 70486
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.07% of his services

97th Alert

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

83
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$49,056an average of $584 per time performed $14,700
an average of $175 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
0.07% of his services

98th 134th

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

73
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,265an average of $65 per time performed $2,754
an average of $34 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Amylase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 82150
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.07% of his services

99th 243rd

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

75
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,360an average of $42 per time performed $720
an average of $9 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
79
times performed,
0.07% of his services

100th 349th

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

75
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,162an average of $78 per time performed $1,817
an average of $23 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
0.07% of his services

101st 279th

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

75
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,468an average of $84 per time performed $1,540
an average of $20 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
73
times performed,
0.06% of his services

102nd 127th

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

73
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,250an average of $250 per time performed $10,220
an average of $140 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Troponin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 84484
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
0.06% of his services

103rd 327th

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

66
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,970an average of $70 per time performed $994
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82553
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
0.06% of his services

104th 308th

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

66
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,840an average of $40 per time performed $1,136
an average of $16 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including a... +

Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers ×

Service Code: 93970
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.06% of his services

105th 369th

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

66
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$34,160an average of $488 per time performed $9,240
an average of $132 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.06% of his services

106th 275th

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

46
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,080an average of $60 per time performed $748
an average of $11 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.06% of his services

107th 71st

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

67
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,010an average of $30 per time performed $1,541
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection of infectious agent antibody

Service Code: 86318
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.06% of his services

108th 441st

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

62
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,092an average of $76 per time performed $1,206
an average of $18 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
67
times performed,
0.06% of his services

109th 68th

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

67
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,350an average of $50 per time performed $3,350
an average of $50 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ldl cholesterol level

Service Code: 83721
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.05% of his services

110th 49th

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

50
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,920an average of $30 per time performed $832
an average of $13 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of blood vessels in chest with contrast

Service Code: 71275
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.05% of his services

111th Alert

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

60
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$69,426an average of $1,102 per time performed $20,223
an average of $321 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of upper spine, 6 or more views

Service Code: 72052
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.05% of his services

112th Alert

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

61
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,450an average of $150 per time performed $3,087
an average of $49 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hand, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73130
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.05% of his services

113th 337th

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

61
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,481an average of $87 per time performed $1,386
an average of $22 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
0.05% of his services

114th 395th

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

51
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,769an average of $29 per time performed $61
an average of $1 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per certification period ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.05% of his services

115th 84th

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

51
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,060an average of $70 per time performed $2,320
an average of $40 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.05% of his services

116th 322nd

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

47
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$8,550an average of $150 per time performed $2,394
an average of $42 per time performed
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
52
times performed,
0.04% of his services

117th 185th

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

52
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,120an average of $60 per time performed $1,040
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Methemoglobin (hemoglobin) analysis

Service Code: 83050
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.04% of his services

118th Alert

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

41
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,426an average of $31 per time performed $460
an average of $10 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Arterial puncture withdrawal of blood for diagnosis

Service Code: 36600
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.04% of his services

119th Alert

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

41
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,312an average of $72 per time performed $1,012
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carboxyhemoglobin (protein) level

Service Code: 82375
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.04% of his services

120th Alert

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

41
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,174an average of $69 per time performed $736
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood gases measurement

Service Code: 82805
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.04% of his services

121st Alert

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

41
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,726an average of $81 per time performed $1,840
an average of $40 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of wrist, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73110
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.04% of his services

122nd 602nd

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

40
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,564an average of $81 per time performed $1,144
an average of $26 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20605
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.04% of his services

123rd 387th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,149an average of $143 per time performed $1,763
an average of $41 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and co... +

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and conveyance of cervical or vaginal smear to laboratory ×

Service Code: Q0091
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.04% of his services

124th 214th

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

42
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,890an average of $45 per time performed $1,764
an average of $42 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of pelvis

Service Code: 76856
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.03% of his services

125th 565th

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

40
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,423an average of $303 per time performed $3,772
an average of $92 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound pelvis through vagina

Service Code: 76830
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.03% of his services

126th Alert

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

38
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,909an average of $331 per time performed $3,471
an average of $89 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73610
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.03% of his services

127th 560th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,925an average of $75 per time performed $897
an average of $23 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan chest with contrast

Service Code: 71260
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.03% of his services

128th 394th

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$29,944an average of $788 per time performed $6,156
an average of $162 per time performed
MEDICINE

Observation, testing, and recording of abnormal eye movement +

Observation, testing, and recording of abnormal eye movement ×

Service Code: 92540
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.03% of his services

129th Alert

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

38
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,968an average of $236 per time performed $2,926
an average of $77 per time performed
MEDICINE

Use of vertical electrodes during eye or balance evaluation +

Use of vertical electrodes during eye or balance evaluation ×

Service Code: 92547
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.03% of his services

130th Alert

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

38
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,520an average of $40 per time performed $152
an average of $4 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound behind abdominal cavity, limited

Service Code: 76775
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.03% of his services

131st 225th

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,546an average of $258 per time performed $2,849
an average of $77 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of digestive tract

Service Code: 78267
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.03% of his services

132nd 318th

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$900an average of $25 per time performed $396
an average of $11 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of digestive tract

Service Code: 78268
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.03% of his services

133rd 317th

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,660an average of $185 per time performed $3,276
an average of $91 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.03% of his services

134th 138th

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

28
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$510an average of $15 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound behind abdominal cavity

Service Code: 76770
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.03% of his services

135th 361st

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,060an average of $302 per time performed $2,430
an average of $81 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of abdomen and pelvis with contrast

Service Code: 74177
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.02% of his services

136th 319th

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,751an average of $819 per time performed $7,656
an average of $264 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of neck blood vessels with contrast

Service Code: 70498
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.02% of his services

137th Alert

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$22,344an average of $798 per time performed $8,708
an average of $311 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, butorphanol tartrate, 1 mg

Service Code: J0595
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.02% of his services

138th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.59% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$420an average of $15 per time performed $28
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Smear for infectious agents

Service Code: 87210
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.02% of his services

139th 509th

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$616an average of $22 per time performed $140
an average of $5 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both sides of the ribs including the chest, mini... +

X-ray of both sides of the ribs including the chest, minimum of 4 views ×

Service Code: 71111
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.02% of his services

140th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,198an average of $123 per time performed $988
an average of $38 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.02% of his services

141st 36th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,092an average of $42 per time performed $260
an average of $10 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of breasts

Service Code: 76645
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.02% of his services

142nd 472nd

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

24
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,225an average of $209 per time performed $1,600
an average of $64 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan chest

Service Code: 71250
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.02% of his services

143rd 351st

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,650an average of $586 per time performed $4,175
an average of $167 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dobutamine hydrochloride, per 250 mg

Service Code: J1250
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.02% of his services

144th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$150an average of $6 per time performed $100
an average of $4 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of middle spine, 3 views

Service Code: 72072
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.02% of his services

145th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,304an average of $96 per time performed $672
an average of $28 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.02% of his services

146th 407th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$690an average of $30 per time performed $23
an average of $1 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
23
times performed,
0.02% of his services

147th 16th

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$644an average of $28 per time performed $345
an average of $15 per time performed
DRUGS

Ringers lactate infusion, up to 1000 cc

Service Code: J7120
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.02% of his services

148th Alert

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$352an average of $16 per time performed $22
an average of $1 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Ultrasound b-scan and/or real time with image documentati... +

Ultrasound b-scan and/or real time with image documentation; for abdominal aortic aneurysm (aaa) screening ×

Service Code: G0389
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.02% of his services

149th 357th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,600an average of $300 per time performed $2,310
an average of $105 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82272
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.02% of his services

150th 251st

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$352an average of $16 per time performed $110
an average of $5 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.02% of his services

151st 88th

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,150an average of $150 per time performed $1,281
an average of $61 per time performed
MEDICINE

Pure tone air conduction threshold hearing assessment

Service Code: 92552
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.02% of his services

152nd 368th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$882an average of $42 per time performed $420
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.01% of his services

153rd 142nd

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

17
patients got this service, 0.9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$391an average of $23 per time performed $102
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin measurement

Service Code: 85018
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.01% of his services

154th 147th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$170an average of $10 per time performed $51
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab ×

Service Code: 95810
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.01% of his services

155th 347th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$29,750an average of $1,750 per time performed $8,415
an average of $495 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of elbow, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73080
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.01% of his services

156th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,326an average of $78 per time performed $306
an average of $18 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both hips minimum 2 views

Service Code: 73520
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.01% of his services

157th 551st

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

16
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,456an average of $91 per time performed $480
an average of $30 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.01% of his services

158th 111th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,020an average of $68 per time performed $390
an average of $26 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan chest before and after contrast

Service Code: 71270
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.01% of his services

159th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,175an average of $945 per time performed $2,760
an average of $184 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of abdomen

Service Code: 76705
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.01% of his services

160th 469th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.64% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,120an average of $240 per time performed $988
an average of $76 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of heel, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73650
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.01% of his services

161st Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 0.69% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$923an average of $71 per time performed $234
an average of $18 per time performed
MEDICINE

Recording to evaluate height and duration of heart beats ... +

Recording to evaluate height and duration of heart beats through damaged heart tissue ×

Service Code: 93278
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.01% of his services

162nd Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.59% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,353an average of $123 per time performed $275
an average of $25 per time performed
MEDICINE

Demonstration and/or evaluation of patient use of aerosol... +

Demonstration and/or evaluation of patient use of aerosol generator, nebulizer, metered dose inhaler or intermittent positive pressure breathing (ippb) device ×

Service Code: 94664
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.01% of his services

163rd 306th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.59% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$528an average of $48 per time performed $143
an average of $13 per time performed
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X-ray of lower leg, 2 views

Service Code: 73590
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.01% of his services

164th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.59% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$759an average of $69 per time performed $231
an average of $21 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 "Internal Medicine." 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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