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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $287 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
709
Rank: 373rd
out of 3,994 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
8,267
Rank: 106th
out of 3,994 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
11.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$483K
Rank: 57th
out of 3,994 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$681 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $287

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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Dilip P. Patel
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Illinois

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 55 different services in 2013
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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

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
1,416
times performed,
17% of his services

1st 5th

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

294
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$247,772an average of $175 per time performed $121,464
an average of $86 per time performed
medical
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
900
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 4th

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

273
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$27,000an average of $30 per time performed $2,646
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in a facility
823
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 17th

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

105
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
7.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$115,220an average of $140 per time performed $59,240
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
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
682
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 1st

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

263
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$85,318an average of $125 per time performed $55,528
an average of $81 per time performed
medical
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
650
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 2nd

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

193
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$58,500an average of $90 per time performed $34,580
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
623
times performed,
8% of his services

6th 3rd

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

142
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$77,875an average of $125 per time performed $37,037
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
425
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 20th

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

217
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$51,000an average of $120 per time performed $7,646
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
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
294
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 42nd

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

92
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$7,056an average of $24 per time performed $923
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
288
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 6th

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

214
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$79,047an average of $274 per time performed $48,243
an average of $168 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
213
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 12th

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

167
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$31,950an average of $150 per time performed $18,897
an average of $89 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83037
Performed in an office
207
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 104th

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

85
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$15,525an average of $75 per time performed $2,705
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
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
182
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 14th

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

131
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$35,490an average of $195 per time performed $18,364
an average of $101 per time performed
medical
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
171
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 16th

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

164
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,535an average of $85 per time performed $2,428
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
170
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 8th

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

165
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,100an average of $30 per time performed $4,544
an average of $27 per time performed
drug
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
169
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 38th

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

164
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,070an average of $30 per time performed $2,440
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
160
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 41st

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

142
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,000an average of $25 per time performed $552
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
138
times performed,
2% of his services

17th 21st

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

114
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$34,500an average of $250 per time performed $15,768
an average of $114 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in a facility
84
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 47th

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

77
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$16,800an average of $200 per time performed $11,786
an average of $140 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
0.87% of his services

19th 73rd

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

58
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,320an average of $60 per time performed $556
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
72
times performed,
0.87% of his services

20th 13th

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

52
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$9,000an average of $125 per time performed $4,296
an average of $60 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.79% of his services

21st 35th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$780an average of $12 per time performed $56
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
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 imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.76% of his services

22nd 36th

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

55
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,875an average of $125 per time performed $2,821
an average of $45 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99310
Performed in a facility
59
times performed,
0.71% of his services

23rd 56th

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

44
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$11,210an average of $190 per time performed $6,440
an average of $109 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Nursing facility discharge management, more than 30 minutes +

Nursing facility discharge management, more than 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99316
Performed in a facility
39
times performed,
0.47% of his services

24th 157th

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

37
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,850an average of $150 per time performed $3,375
an average of $87 per time performed
medical
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 im ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.4% of his services

25th 43rd

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,300an average of $100 per time performed $1,156
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 70 minutes

Service Code: 99220
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
0.4% of his services

26th 45th

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,900an average of $300 per time performed $5,079
an average of $154 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care discharge

Service Code: 99217
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
0.39% of his services

27th 44th

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,480an average of $140 per time performed $1,921
an average of $60 per time performed
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
31
times performed,
0.37% of his services

28th 26th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,170an average of $70 per time performed $1,082
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
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
26
times performed,
0.31% of his services

29th 87th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$24,245an average of $933 per time performed $2,387
an average of $92 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.25% of his services

30th 98th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$420an average of $20 per time performed $93
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent observation care, typically 35 minutes per day +

Subsequent observation care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99226
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.22% of his services

31st 116th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,870an average of $215 per time performed $1,543
an average of $86 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.19% of his services

32nd 52nd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$480an average of $30 per time performed $433
an average of $27 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection int... +

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

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.19% of his services

33rd 53rd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,200an average of $75 per time performed $1,104
an average of $69 per time performed

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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