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Treatment Tracker » Virginia » Fairfax

Arthur N. Kales M.D.

8503 arlington blvd, Fairfax, Va., 22031 | (703) 280-5390

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $749 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 55 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,667
Rank: 5th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
91,317
Rank: 29th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
54.8 This Provider
Avg 55.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$900K
Rank: 44th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$540 This Provider
Avg $749

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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Arthur N. Kales
Average for Hematology/Oncology Providers in Virginia

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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 84 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
DRUGS

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage r... +

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: J0881
Performed in an office
37,100
times performed,
41% of his services

1st 1st

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

49
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$593,600an average of $16 per time performed $111,300
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, levoleucovorin calcium, 0.5 mg

Service Code: J0641
Performed in an office
18,824
times performed,
21% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

14
patients got this service, 0.84% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$94,120an average of $5 per time performed $18,824
an average of $1 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, oxaliplatin, 0.5 mg

Service Code: J9263
Performed in an office
10,316
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 4th

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$495,168an average of $48 per time performed $82,528
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
2,250
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 3rd

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

14
patients got this service, 0.84% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$11,250an average of $5 per time performed $2,250
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
2,222
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 6th

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

120
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$2,222an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,930
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 18th

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

1,194
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$119,660an average of $62 per time performed $27,020
an average of $14 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, docetaxel, 1 mg

Service Code: J9171
Performed in an office
1,810
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 11th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$139,370an average of $77 per time performed $12,670
an average of $7 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bevacizumab (avastin), 10 mg

Service Code: J9035
Performed in an office
1,720
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 13th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$276,920an average of $161 per time performed $84,280
an average of $49 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
1,531
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 12th

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

560
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$53,585an average of $35 per time performed $16,841
an average of $11 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bortezomib (velcade), 0.1 mg

Service Code: J9041
Performed in an office
1,352
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 19th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.9% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$154,128an average of $114 per time performed $44,616
an average of $33 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
1,170
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 10th

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

79
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$118,170an average of $101 per time performed $16,380
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, granisetron hydrochloride, 100 mcg

Service Code: J1626
Performed in an office
890
times performed,
0.97% of his services

12th 16th

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

48
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$22,250an average of $25 per time performed $890
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
775
times performed,
0.85% of his services

13th 17th

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

364
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$114,700an average of $148 per time performed $45,725
an average of $59 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gammaglobulin (immune system protein) measurement

Service Code: 82784
Performed in an office
685
times performed,
0.75% of his services

14th 41st

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

173
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$36,990an average of $54 per time performed $8,905
an average of $13 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
612
times performed,
0.67% of his services

15th 15th

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

251
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$137,088an average of $224 per time performed $53,244
an average of $87 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
576
times performed,
0.63% of his services

16th 14th

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

299
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$10,944an average of $19 per time performed $1,728
an average of $3 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, etoposide (toposar), 10 mg

Service Code: J9181
Performed in an office
515
times performed,
0.56% of his services

17th 31st

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

13
patients got this service, 0.78% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$5,150an average of $10 per time performed $515
an average of $1 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
470
times performed,
0.51% of his services

18th 30th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$20,210an average of $43 per time performed $470
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
448
times performed,
0.49% of his services

19th 22nd

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

141
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$46,592an average of $104 per time performed $8,960
an average of $20 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride (gemzar), 200 mg

Service Code: J9201
Performed in an office
327
times performed,
0.36% of his services

20th 34th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$124,587an average of $381 per time performed $8,502
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
325
times performed,
0.36% of his services

21st 47th

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

230
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$18,850an average of $58 per time performed $6,175
an average of $19 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
308
times performed,
0.34% of his services

22nd 25th

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

151
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$210,056an average of $682 per time performed $37,576
an average of $122 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
275
times performed,
0.3% of his services

23rd 61st

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

188
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,150an average of $26 per time performed $2,475
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
275
times performed,
0.3% of his services

24th 62nd

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

188
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$9,350an average of $34 per time performed $3,300
an average of $12 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
269
times performed,
0.29% of his services

25th 24th

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

122
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$25,017an average of $93 per time performed $5,649
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
260
times performed,
0.28% of his services

26th 36th

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

235
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$7,800an average of $30 per time performed $1,300
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
220
times performed,
0.24% of his services

27th 74th

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

69
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$10,560an average of $48 per time performed $2,420
an average of $11 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
218
times performed,
0.24% of his services

28th 27th

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$65,400an average of $300 per time performed $436
an average of $2 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
205
times performed,
0.22% of his services

29th 63rd

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

154
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$19,680an average of $96 per time performed $5,330
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
181
times performed,
0.2% of his services

30th 37th

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

73
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.3)
$5,249an average of $29 per time performed $905
an average of $5 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
0.18% of his services

31st 44th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$181,104an average of $1,078 per time performed $29,736
an average of $177 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
166
times performed,
0.18% of his services

32nd 33rd

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

15
patients got this service, 0.9% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$38,180an average of $230 per time performed $996
an average of $6 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Cyclophosphamide, 100 mg

Service Code: J9070
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
0.16% of his services

33rd 43rd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$9,782an average of $67 per time performed $2,044
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Nephelometry, test method using light

Service Code: 83883
Performed in an office
141
times performed,
0.15% of his services

34th 66th

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

55
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$24,816an average of $176 per time performed $2,538
an average of $18 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab (rituxan), 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
135
times performed,
0.15% of his services

35th 29th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$228,555an average of $1,693 per time performed $66,960
an average of $496 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
0.14% of his services

36th 38th

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

64
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$19,404an average of $154 per time performed $3,528
an average of $28 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
122
times performed,
0.13% of his services

37th 96th

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

84
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$11,102an average of $91 per time performed $3,050
an average of $25 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
120
times performed,
0.13% of his services

38th 21st

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

73
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$18,240an average of $152 per time performed $3,600
an average of $30 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
0.12% of his services

39th 89th

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

104
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,288an average of $74 per time performed $2,352
an average of $21 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
105
times performed,
0.11% of his services

40th 46th

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

61
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$31,920an average of $304 per time performed $7,035
an average of $67 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86300
Performed in an office
103
times performed,
0.11% of his services

41st 98th

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

81
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$12,772an average of $124 per time performed $2,987
an average of $29 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
0.11% of his services

42nd 135th

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

91
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,816an average of $71 per time performed $1,920
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
94
times performed,
0.1% of his services

43rd 93rd

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

61
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$2,538an average of $27 per time performed $846
an average of $9 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, magnesium sulfate, per 500 mg

Service Code: J3475
Performed in an office
88
times performed,
0.1% of his services

44th 51st

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

16
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$528an average of $6 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood count automated, with additional calculations

Service Code: 85046
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
0.09% of his services

45th 146th

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

61
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,836an average of $62 per time performed $624
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Haptoglobin (serum protein) level

Service Code: 83010
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.07% of his services

46th 150th

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

48
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,352an average of $64 per time performed $1,224
an average of $18 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.07% of his services

47th 48th

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

41
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$22,043an average of $329 per time performed $4,020
an average of $60 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.07% of his services

48th 57th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$4,599an average of $73 per time performed $882
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86304
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.06% of his services

49th 128th

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

42
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$7,316an average of $124 per time performed $1,711
an average of $29 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
58
times performed,
0.06% of his services

50th 64th

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$5,626an average of $97 per time performed $1,160
an average of $20 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
58
times performed,
0.06% of his services

51st 35th

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

38
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$17,458an average of $301 per time performed $7,018
an average of $121 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.06% of his services

52nd 40th

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

40
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$232an average of $4 per time performed $58
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique ×

Service Code: 96409
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
0.06% of his services

53rd 76th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$26,656an average of $476 per time performed $5,488
an average of $98 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86301
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.06% of his services

54th Alert

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,572an average of $124 per time performed $1,537
an average of $29 per time performed
MEDICINE

Refilling and maintenance of portable pump

Service Code: 96521
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.06% of his services

55th 101st

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$33,711an average of $661 per time performed $6,375
an average of $125 per time performed
MEDICINE

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the ski... +

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96401
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.05% of his services

56th 91st

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

13
patients got this service, 0.78% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$10,050an average of $201 per time performed $3,400
an average of $68 per time performed
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
50
times performed,
0.05% of his services

57th 32nd

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$7,800an average of $156 per time performed $3,000
an average of $60 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.05% of his services

58th 78th

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$4,949an average of $101 per time performed $1,421
an average of $29 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.05% of his services

59th 71st

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$485,492an average of $9,908 per time performed $106,575
an average of $2,175 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.05% of his services

60th 70th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$13,488an average of $281 per time performed $2,832
an average of $59 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.05% of his services

61st 53rd

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$1,152an average of $24 per time performed $192
an average of $4 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
45
times performed,
0.05% of his services

62nd 58th

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,960an average of $88 per time performed $1,665
an average of $37 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Beta-2 microglobulin (protein) level

Service Code: 82232
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.05% of his services

63rd 105th

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: 1.9)
$4,092an average of $93 per time performed $968
an average of $22 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
41
times performed,
0.04% of his services

64th 79th

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

41
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,145an average of $345 per time performed $5,494
an average of $134 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.04% of his services

65th 107th

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

38
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,042an average of $78 per time performed $936
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.04% of his services

66th 137th

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$975an average of $25 per time performed $156
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.04% of his services

67th 73rd

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$627an average of $19 per time performed $33
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic examination for white blood cells with manual... +

Microscopic examination for white blood cells with manual cell count ×

Service Code: 85007
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.03% of his services

68th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$651an average of $21 per time performed $155
an average of $5 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
31
times performed,
0.03% of his services

69th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,023an average of $33 per time performed $279
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phosphate level

Service Code: 84100
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.03% of his services

70th 55th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$528an average of $22 per time performed $72
an average of $3 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
24
times performed,
0.03% of his services

71st 105th

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)
$648an average of $27 per time performed $240
an average of $10 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.03% of his services

72nd 100th

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)
$1,296an average of $54 per time performed $672
an average of $28 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis, concurrent with another infusion ×

Service Code: 96368
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.02% of his services

73rd 86th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.84% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$2,002an average of $91 per time performed $396
an average of $18 per time performed
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
22
times performed,
0.02% of his services

74th 42nd

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: 2.2)
$5,104an average of $232 per time performed $1,716
an average of $78 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.02% of his services

75th 87th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.78% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$76an average of $4 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
0.02% of his services

76th 49th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,955an average of $115 per time performed $544
an average of $32 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.02% of his services

77th 108th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.78% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$480an average of $30 per time performed $80
an average of $5 per time performed
MEDICINE

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device +

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device ×

Service Code: 96523
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.02% of his services

78th 80th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.84% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,776an average of $111 per time performed $304
an average of $19 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Bone marrow aspiration

Service Code: 38220
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.02% of his services

79th 147th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,304an average of $644 per time performed $1,184
an average of $74 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.02% of his services

80th 115th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,008an average of $688 per time performed $2,320
an average of $145 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
14
times performed,
0.02% of his services

81st 45th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.66% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$980an average of $70 per time performed $238
an average of $17 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.02% of his services

82nd 83rd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.78% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,486an average of $249 per time performed $756
an average of $54 per time performed
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
13
times performed,
0.01% of his services

83rd 92nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.78% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,861an average of $297 per time performed $1,521
an average of $117 per time performed
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
13
times performed,
0.01% of his services

84th 67th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.78% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,356an average of $412 per time performed $2,223
an average of $171 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 "Hematology & Oncology." 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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