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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $844 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 73 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
767
Rank: 25th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
47,746
Rank: 75th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
62.3 This Provider
Avg 72.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$875K
Rank: 39th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,141 This Provider
Avg $844

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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Ronald F. Goldberg
Average for Hematology/Oncology Providers in Georgia

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.

Individuals

GRANT LEWIS

DAVID KNOPF

MARK TAYLOR

ROBERT MYERS

JAMES EDWARDS

Organizations

CANDLER HOSPITAL, INC.

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

Ronald F. Goldberg

Patients saw after

Individuals

GRANT LEWIS

MARK TAYLOR

DAVID KNOPF

ROBERT MYERS

JAMES EDWARDS

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

CANDLER HOSPITAL, INC.

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
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, docetaxel, 1 mg

Service Code: J9171
Performed in an office
6,896
times performed,
14% of his services

1st 13th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
8.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$186,192an average of $27 per time performed $62,064
an average of $9 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
6,300
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$18,900an average of $3 per time performed $6,300
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
4,629
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 5th

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

103
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$23,145an average of $5 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease... +

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease use), 1000 units ×

Service Code: J0885
Performed in an office
3,730
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 6th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$63,410an average of $17 per time performed $29,840
an average of $8 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
3,627
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 8th

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

641
patients got this service, 84% of his patients
5.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$155,961an average of $43 per time performed $39,897
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, granisetron hydrochloride, 100 mcg

Service Code: J1626
Performed in an office
2,960
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 21st

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

72
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$62,160an average of $21 per time performed $2,960
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
2,894
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 17th

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

534
patients got this service, 70% of his patients
5.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$532,496an average of $184 per time performed $211,262
an average of $73 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ondansetron hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2405
Performed in an office
2,416
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 15th

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

55
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$12,080an average of $5 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bortezomib (velcade), 0.1 mg

Service Code: J9041
Performed in an office
2,032
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 30th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
7.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$140,208an average of $69 per time performed $69,088
an average of $34 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,468
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 20th

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

448
patients got this service, 58% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$85,144an average of $58 per time performed $22,020
an average of $15 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
1,398
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 12th

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

467
patients got this service, 61% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$34,950an average of $25 per time performed $4,194
an average of $3 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, etoposide (toposar), 10 mg

Service Code: J9181
Performed in an office
1,136
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 53rd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$11,360an average of $10 per time performed $1,136
an average of $1 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
728
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 28th

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

28
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$75,712an average of $104 per time performed $2,184
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
706
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 18th

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

241
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$87,544an average of $124 per time performed $34,594
an average of $49 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
658
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 23rd

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

116
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$82,250an average of $125 per time performed $15,134
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
545
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 27th

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

114
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$301,930an average of $554 per time performed $52,320
an average of $96 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
460
times performed,
0.96% of his services

17th 10th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$15,180an average of $33 per time performed $6,900
an average of $15 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
442
times performed,
0.93% of his services

18th 31st

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$87,958an average of $199 per time performed $2,652
an average of $6 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Cyclophosphamide, 100 mg

Service Code: J9070
Performed in an office
377
times performed,
0.79% of his services

19th 69th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$10,556an average of $28 per time performed $4,524
an average of $12 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
349
times performed,
0.73% of his services

20th 43rd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.8)
$3,839an average of $11 per time performed $349
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
255
times performed,
0.53% of his services

21st 41st

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$97,410an average of $382 per time performed $45,900
an average of $180 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
253
times performed,
0.53% of his services

22nd 24th

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

57
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$21,252an average of $84 per time performed $4,301
an average of $17 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, cisplatin, powder or solution, 10 mg

Service Code: J9060
Performed in an office
239
times performed,
0.5% of his services

23rd 87th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$10,755an average of $45 per time performed $239
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
210
times performed,
0.44% of his services

24th 35th

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

46
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$4,830an average of $23 per time performed $1,050
an average of $5 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab (rituxan), 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
210
times performed,
0.44% of his services

25th 40th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$222,180an average of $1,058 per time performed $101,010
an average of $481 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
208
times performed,
0.44% of his services

26th 46th

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

50
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$56,992an average of $274 per time performed $10,608
an average of $51 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
205
times performed,
0.43% of his services

27th 29th

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

69
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$17,630an average of $86 per time performed $3,280
an average of $16 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
196
times performed,
0.41% of his services

28th 33rd

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

82
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$24,892an average of $127 per time performed $10,584
an average of $54 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
194
times performed,
0.41% of his services

29th 62nd

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

70
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$13,774an average of $71 per time performed $5,626
an average of $29 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride (gemzar), 200 mg

Service Code: J9201
Performed in an office
177
times performed,
0.37% of his services

30th 49th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$27,966an average of $158 per time performed $3,894
an average of $22 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
171
times performed,
0.36% of his services

31st 38th

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

40
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$855an average of $5 per time performed $171
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
161
times performed,
0.34% of his services

32nd 36th

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

44
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$19,159an average of $119 per time performed $3,542
an average of $22 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
153
times performed,
0.32% of his services

33rd 42nd

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

51
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$39,321an average of $257 per time performed $8,109
an average of $53 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
145
times performed,
0.3% of his services

34th 60th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$290an average of $2 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
116
times performed,
0.24% of his services

35th 58th

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

77
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$29,116an average of $251 per time performed $11,832
an average of $102 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
115
times performed,
0.24% of his services

36th 48th

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

42
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$6,555an average of $57 per time performed $1,265
an average of $11 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
89
times performed,
0.19% of his services

37th 90th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$24,564an average of $276 per time performed $4,717
an average of $53 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
88
times performed,
0.18% of his services

38th 79th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$21,120an average of $240 per time performed $2,904
an average of $33 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
0.15% of his services

39th 75th

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

71
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$25,702an average of $362 per time performed $9,514
an average of $134 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.13% of his services

40th 47th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$378an average of $6 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.11% of his services

41st 32nd

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

45
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$1,612an average of $31 per time performed $260
an average of $5 per time performed
DRUGS

5% dextrose/normal saline (500 ml = 1 unit)

Service Code: J7042
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.11% of his services

42nd Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$260an average of $5 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.11% of his services

43rd 64th

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

28
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$255an average of $5 per time performed $51
an average of $1 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
47
times performed,
0.1% of his services

44th 50th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$3,995an average of $85 per time performed $752
an average of $16 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
45
times performed,
0.09% of his services

45th 74th

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

43
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$17,010an average of $378 per time performed $6,525
an average of $145 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.09% of his services

46th 77th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$264an average of $6 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
44
times performed,
0.09% of his services

47th 51st

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$7,876an average of $179 per time performed $3,432
an average of $78 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.09% of his services

48th 73rd

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$8,778an average of $209 per time performed $1,764
an average of $42 per time performed
MEDICINE

Prolonged chemotherapy infusion into a vein by portable o... +

Prolonged chemotherapy infusion into a vein by portable or implanted pump more than 8 hours ×

Service Code: 96416
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.08% of his services

49th 106th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.9)
$21,960an average of $610 per time performed $3,600
an average of $100 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.07% of his services

50th 81st

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,551an average of $47 per time performed $396
an average of $12 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.06% of his services

51st 98th

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

31
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,666an average of $86 per time performed $682
an average of $22 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
31
times performed,
0.06% of his services

52nd 135th

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

31
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$620an average of $20 per time performed $434
an average of $14 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
29
times performed,
0.06% of his services

53rd 144th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$522an average of $18 per time performed $116
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.06% of his services

54th 76th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$125,037an average of $4,631 per time performed $60,561
an average of $2,243 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.05% of his services

55th 179th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$432an average of $18 per time performed $96
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.05% of his services

56th 57th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$816an average of $34 per time performed $216
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood count, manual test

Service Code: 85044
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.05% of his services

57th 162nd

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: 1.2)
$550an average of $25 per time performed $132
an average of $6 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater ... +

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99406
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.04% of his services

58th 176th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$391an average of $23 per time performed $170
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.03% of his services

59th 66th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$336an average of $24 per time performed $56
an average of $4 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.02% of his services

60th 113th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,408an average of $128 per time performed $550
an average of $50 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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