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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $185 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
585
Rank: 285th
out of 2,166 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
14,518
Rank: 7th
out of 2,166 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
24.8 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$564K
Rank: 4th
out of 2,166 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$964 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $185

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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Peter D. Kim
Average for Family Practice 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 29 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, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
7,621
times performed,
52% of his services

1st 22nd

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

124
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$121,936an average of $16 per time performed $83,831
an average of $11 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
2,485
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 1st

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

506
patients got this service, 86% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$362,810an average of $146 per time performed $211,225
an average of $85 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
1,179
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

374
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$106,110an average of $90 per time performed $68,382
an average of $58 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ibandronate sodium (boniva), 1 mg

Service Code: J1740
Performed in an office
732
times performed,
5% of his services

4th Alert

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

122
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$124,440an average of $170 per time performed $84,180
an average of $115 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
368
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 17th

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

75
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,840an average of $5 per time performed $368
an average of $1 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
332
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 6th

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

327
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,960an average of $30 per time performed $9,296
an average of $28 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, d... +

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

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
240
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 207th

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

121
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$19,200an average of $80 per time performed $11,760
an average of $49 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
232
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 29th

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

230
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,280an average of $40 per time performed $7,192
an average of $31 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
128
times performed,
0.88% of his services

9th Alert

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

126
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,800an average of $100 per time performed $8,448
an average of $66 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
115
times performed,
0.79% of his services

10th 19th

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

109
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,750an average of $50 per time performed $1,725
an average of $15 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient ... +

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle, patient 3 years and older ×

Service Code: 90656
Performed in an office
99
times performed,
0.68% of his services

11th 76th

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

99
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,970an average of $30 per time performed $1,188
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on ... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in an office
90
times performed,
0.62% of his services

12th 149th

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

83
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$31,500an average of $350 per time performed $12,420
an average of $138 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
89
times performed,
0.61% of his services

13th 13th

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

79
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$6,230an average of $70 per time performed $3,115
an average of $35 per time performed
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
81
times performed,
0.56% of his services

14th 141st

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

78
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$25,677an average of $317 per time performed $10,125
an average of $125 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
80
times performed,
0.55% of his services

15th 54th

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

61
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,600an average of $120 per time performed $4,720
an average of $59 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both ... +

Ultrasound study of arteries and arterial grafts of both legs ×

Service Code: 93925
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.45% of his services

16th 205th

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

64
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,850an average of $225 per time performed $9,108
an average of $138 per time performed
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 an office
65
times performed,
0.45% of his services

17th 38th

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

32
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$7,800an average of $120 per time performed $4,680
an average of $72 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.44% of his services

18th 47th

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

28
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,072an average of $48 per time performed $384
an average of $6 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs

Service Code: 93922
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.43% of his services

19th 191st

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

58
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,680an average of $140 per time performed $4,774
an average of $77 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
57
times performed,
0.39% of his services

20th 12th

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

35
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$2,280an average of $40 per time performed $1,197
an average of $21 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.37% of his services

21st 70th

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

49
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,830an average of $110 per time performed $3,710
an average of $70 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scan of vena cava or groin graft or vessel blo... +

Ultrasound scan of vena cava or groin graft or vessel blood flow ×

Service Code: 93978
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.35% of his services

22nd Alert

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

49
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,810an average of $310 per time performed $7,089
an average of $139 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
48
times performed,
0.33% of his services

23rd 31st

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

48
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,728an average of $161 per time performed $3,552
an average of $74 per time performed
MEDICINE

Chest ultrasound examination of heart

Service Code: 93307
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.32% of his services

24th Alert

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

47
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,100an average of $300 per time performed $3,713
an average of $79 per time performed
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
31
times performed,
0.21% of his services

25th 46th

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$3,720an average of $120 per time performed $2,263
an average of $73 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.17% of his services

26th 44th

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$720an average of $30 per time performed $672
an average of $28 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
24
times performed,
0.17% of his services

27th 43rd

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

24
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,608an average of $67 per time performed $1,536
an average of $64 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.15% of his services

28th 36th

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$1,980an average of $90 per time performed $1,232
an average of $56 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Nursing facility discharge day management, 30 minutes or ... +

Nursing facility discharge day management, 30 minutes or less ×

Service Code: 99315
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.13% of his services

29th 180th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,634an average of $86 per time performed $1,102
an average of $58 per time performed
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 an office
14
times performed,
0.1% of his services

30th 106th

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

14
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 $220 per time performed $1,876
an average of $134 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 "Family 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.

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