ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Cancel

Treatment Tracker

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
1,761
Rank: 20th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
18,783
Rank: 51st
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
10.7 This Provider
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$373K
Rank: 79th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$212 This Provider
Avg $233

Office Visits

Story image rib

Top Billing

Related story »

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

David E. Hipp
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

David E. Hipp

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 60 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
2,460
times performed,
13% of his services

1st 6th

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: 1.9)
$2,460an 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
2,306
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

1,132
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$46,120an average of $20 per time performed $6,918
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
1,931
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 1st

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

1,005
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$334,063an average of $173 per time performed $125,515
an average of $65 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
1,840
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 2nd

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

953
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$209,760an average of $114 per time performed $82,800
an average of $45 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,536
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 10th

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

1,054
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$118,272an average of $77 per time performed $16,896
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
988
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 8th

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

392
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$32,604an average of $33 per time performed $5,928
an average of $6 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: 85027
Performed in an office
906
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 55th

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

750
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$36,240an average of $40 per time performed $8,154
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
891
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 9th

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

830
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$84,645an average of $95 per time performed $11,583
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
600
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 17th

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

523
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$54,000an average of $90 per time performed $13,800
an average of $23 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
563
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 13th

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

560
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,890an average of $30 per time performed $12,949
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
538
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 12th

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

254
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$34,970an average of $65 per time performed $7,532
an average of $14 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
454
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 18th

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

78
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$18,160an average of $40 per time performed $7,264
an average of $16 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
402
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 16th

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

298
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$18,492an average of $46 per time performed $5,628
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
361
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 35th

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

42
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
8.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$7,581an average of $21 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
358
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 44th

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

358
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,592an average of $24 per time performed $4,654
an average of $13 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
356
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 27th

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

77
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,136an average of $6 per time performed $356
an average of $1 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
267
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 72nd

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

267
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,433an average of $99 per time performed $6,942
an average of $26 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
226
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 31st

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

158
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,424an average of $24 per time performed $904
an average of $4 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
205
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 30th

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

204
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,920an average of $24 per time performed $2,870
an average of $14 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
0.7% of his services

20th 40th

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

122
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,921an average of $91 per time performed $1,703
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
0.67% of his services

21st 22nd

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

100
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$7,434an average of $59 per time performed $1,386
an average of $11 per time performed
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 93010
Performed in an office
103
times performed,
0.55% of his services

22nd 95th

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

103
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,635an average of $45 per time performed $618
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
0.39% of his services

23rd 82nd

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

71
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,008an average of $96 per time performed $1,533
an average of $21 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
69
times performed,
0.37% of his services

24th 100th

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

58
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$12,075an average of $175 per time performed $3,243
an average of $47 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.36% of his services

25th 92nd

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

58
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,360an average of $80 per time performed $1,273
an average of $19 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid (reclast), 1 mg

Service Code: J3488
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.32% of his services

26th 124th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.68% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,800an average of $280 per time performed $10,620
an average of $177 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
51
times performed,
0.27% of his services

27th 68th

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

51
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,865an average of $115 per time performed $3,213
an average of $63 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.27% of his services

28th 71st

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

51
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,530an average of $30 per time performed $1,122
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.26% of his services

29th 111th

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

40
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,851an average of $99 per time performed $1,274
an average of $26 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
48
times performed,
0.26% of his services

30th 107th

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

42
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,344an average of $28 per time performed $240
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.24% of his services

31st 79th

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

39
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,575an average of $35 per time performed $225
an average of $5 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.22% of his services

32nd 138th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$630an average of $15 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.22% of his services

33rd 50th

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: 1.4)
$6,300an average of $150 per time performed $1,764
an average of $42 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Amylase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 82150
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.21% of his services

34th 243rd

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,443an average of $37 per time performed $351
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.2% of his services

35th 97th

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,330an average of $35 per time performed $342
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.2% of his services

36th 106th

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,482an average of $39 per time performed $456
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.2% of his services

37th 69th

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: 1.2)
$2,664an average of $72 per time performed $296
an average of $8 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
35
times performed,
0.19% of his services

38th 23rd

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: 1.1)
$3,080an average of $88 per time performed $455
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.18% of his services

39th 90th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,122an average of $33 per time performed $136
an average of $4 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.18% of his services

40th 80th

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,258an average of $37 per time performed $578
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Testosterone (hormone) level

Service Code: 84403
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.18% of his services

41st 198th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,224an average of $128 per time performed $1,221
an average of $37 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.18% of his services

42nd 70th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,890an average of $330 per time performed $1,947
an average of $59 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
31
times performed,
0.17% of his services

43rd 38th

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: 1.8)
$2,139an average of $69 per time performed $930
an average of $30 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
27
times performed,
0.14% of his services

44th 24th

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

26
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,318an average of $234 per time performed $2,484
an average of $92 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
25
times performed,
0.13% of his services

45th 87th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.62% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$2,375an average of $95 per time performed $750
an average of $30 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
23
times performed,
0.12% of his services

46th 88th

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: 1)
$4,025an average of $175 per time performed $1,380
an average of $60 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
23
times performed,
0.12% of his services

47th 84th

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: 1.2)
$2,875an average of $125 per time performed $920
an average of $40 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.11% of his services

48th 42nd

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,580an average of $79 per time performed $260
an average of $13 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.09% of his services

49th 130th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$187an average of $11 per time performed $51
an average of $3 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan of abdomen and pelvis with contrast

Service Code: 74177
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.09% of his services

50th 319th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$34,850an average of $2,050 per time performed $3,366
an average of $198 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
17
times performed,
0.09% of his services

51st 66th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,539an average of $267 per time performed $1,377
an average of $81 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level +

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level ×

Service Code: 83880
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.09% of his services

52nd 140th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,432an average of $152 per time performed $768
an average of $48 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan head or brain

Service Code: 70450
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.09% of his services

53rd 266th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,200an average of $825 per time performed $1,584
an average of $99 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgpt), level

Service Code: 84460
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.07% of his services

54th 81st

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

13
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$442an average of $34 per time performed $65
an average of $5 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of abdomen

Service Code: 76700
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.07% of his services

55th 228th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,990an average of $230 per time performed $845
an average of $65 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
13
times performed,
0.07% of his services

56th 159th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,600an average of $200 per time performed $1,950
an average of $150 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
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

57th 167th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.68% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,100an average of $175 per time performed $648
an average of $54 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

58th 191st

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

12
patients got this service, 0.68% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,068an average of $89 per time performed $228
an average of $19 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Electrocardiogram, routine ecg with 12 leads; performed a... +

Electrocardiogram, routine ecg with 12 leads; performed as a screening for the initial preventive physical examination with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: G0403
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.06% of his services

59th 237th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.62% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$968an average of $88 per time performed $77
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ldl cholesterol level

Service Code: 83721
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.06% of his services

60th 49th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.62% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$473an average of $43 per time performed $154
an average of $14 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.

Incorrect Info? If you are a provider and you believe your address is incorrect, check the listing you created on the National Provider Identifier registry. If you change your listing, send a note to checkup@propublica.org and we will update your information. If you have other questions about this data, send a note to checkup@propublica.org. Here's a link to Medicare's data on this provider.


Read our methodology.


Credits: Warning icon designed by Stefan Parnarov from the Noun Project.