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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $188 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
627
Rank: 39th
out of 112 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,470
Rank: 42nd
out of 112 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.9 This Provider
Avg 4.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$109K
Rank: 40th
out of 112 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$175 This Provider
Avg $188

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

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

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 in 2014.

Patients saw before

RONALD MASKARINEC D.P.M.

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 46 different services in 2014
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Drug Services
Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
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
1,093
times performed,
44% of his services

1st 2nd

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

472
patients got this service, 75% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$52,464an average of $48 per time performed $31,544
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
283
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 5th

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

157
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$24,055an average of $85 per time performed $6,359
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
240
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 13th

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

240
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,200an average of $80 per time performed $10,987
an average of $46 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
213
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 16th

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

129
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$18,105an average of $85 per time performed $7,478
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Trimming of fingernails or toenails

Service Code: 11719
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 18th

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

49
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,700an average of $25 per time performed $820
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
108
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 17th

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

70
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$36,720an average of $340 per time performed $15,081
an average of $140 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 21st

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

55
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$11,625an average of $125 per time performed $6,756
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97597
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 11th

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

33
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$7,280an average of $80 per time performed $4,626
an average of $51 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 3rd

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

32
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,496an average of $48 per time performed $1,580
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of 2 to 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11056
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 8th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,015an average of $65 per time performed $1,180
an average of $38 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.89% of his services

11th 67th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,200an average of $1,100 per time performed $3,735
an average of $170 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of bunion

Service Code: 28296
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.45% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$20,900an average of $1,900 per time performed $4,424
an average of $402 per time performed

Office Visits

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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Ronald A Maskarinec
Average for Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery Providers in North Carolina

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

Services that begin with a letter come from CMS. All other codes and descriptions of the medical procedures are from the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set, copyright 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.

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