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Treatment Tracker » Georgia » Riverdale

Zoya K. Arbiser M.D.

Department of pathology/southern regional medical cente, Riverdale, Ga., 30274 | (770) 991-8615

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $103 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,090
Rank: 53rd
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,443
Rank: 42nd
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.2 This Provider
Avg 3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$93.4K
Rank: 57th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$86 This Provider
Avg $103

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

Zoya K. Arbiser

Patients saw after

Individuals

TIMOTHY RAMSEY

SUSAN SPAULDING

CHRISTIAN PHAM

MICHAEL PLEMONS

TYLER CRICKETTE

Organizations

NORTHSIDE HOSPITAL INC

SOUTHERN REGIONAL HEALT...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 11 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
1,125
times performed,
33% of her services

1st 2nd

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

574
patients got this service, 53% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$369,000an average of $328 per time performed $32,625
an average of $29 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in a facility
673
times performed,
20% of her services

2nd 1st

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

374
patients got this service, 34% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$78,741an average of $117 per time performed $18,844
an average of $28 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in an office
504
times performed,
15% of her services

3rd 6th

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

309
patients got this service, 28% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$126,000an average of $250 per time performed $10,584
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique

Service Code: 88342
Performed in a facility
361
times performed,
10% of her services

4th 3rd

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

144
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,465an average of $65 per time performed $11,913
an average of $33 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in an office
188
times performed,
5% of her services

5th 12th

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

157
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$34,780an average of $185 per time performed $1,692
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in a facility
131
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 5th

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

90
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,205an average of $55 per time performed $2,620
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in a facility
93
times performed,
3% of her services

7th 7th

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

71
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,371an average of $47 per time performed $837
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately high complexity ×

Service Code: 88307
Performed in a facility
90
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 4th

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

65
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,850an average of $265 per time performed $5,670
an average of $63 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in a facility
80
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 8th

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

76
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,000an average of $100 per time performed $720
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in a facility
59
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 11th

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

53
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,900an average of $100 per time performed $2,419
an average of $41 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any cal... +

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any calcium present ×

Service Code: 88311
Performed in a facility
46
times performed,
1% of her services

11th 10th

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,150an average of $25 per time performed $460
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88333
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.84% of her services

12th 41st

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,988an average of $172 per time performed $1,363
an average of $47 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
0.81% of her services

13th 13th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,040an average of $180 per time performed $1,316
an average of $47 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique

Service Code: 88342
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.61% of her services

14th 9th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,880an average of $280 per time performed $693
an average of $33 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, high complexity ×

Service Code: 88309
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.44% of her services

15th 20th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,400an average of $360 per time performed $1,680
an average of $112 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 "Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology." 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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