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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $532 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 43 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,967
Rank: 1st
out of 66 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
285,224
Rank: 1st
out of 66 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
145 This Provider
Avg 43.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$3.79M
Rank: 1st
out of 66 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,927 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $532

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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Richard Orlowski
Average for Medical Oncology Providers in North Carolina

Who Patients See Before and After This Provider

Providers often refer their patients to a small network of other providers and organizations. Here’s who patients saw the most patients within 30 days before or after this provider, from Jan. 2012 to June 2013.

Individuals

MICHAEL TATE

JORGE FRANK

ERIC JOHNSON

ERIC MEREDITH

KNOX TATE

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

CATAWBA VALLEY MEDICAL ...

Patients saw before

Richard Orlowski

Patients saw after

Individuals

MICHAEL TATE

JORGE FRANK

ADRIAN HOLTZMAN

ERIC MEREDITH

CHANDRA BAKER

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

FRYE REGIONAL MEDICAL C...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 86 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
56,260
times performed,
20% of his services

1st 1st

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

115
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$225,040an average of $4 per time performed $168,780
an average of $3 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Injection, ferumoxytol, for treatment of iron deficiency ... +

Injection, ferumoxytol, for treatment of iron deficiency anemia, 1 mg (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: Q0138
Performed in an office
45,600
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

66
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$91,200an average of $2 per time performed $45,600
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
38,400
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

85
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$115,200an average of $3 per time performed $38,400
an average of $1 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, oxaliplatin, 0.5 mg

Service Code: J9263
Performed in an office
26,000
times performed,
9% of his services

4th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 0.86% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$312,000an average of $12 per time performed $208,000
an average of $8 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bendamustine hydrochloride (treanda), 1 mg

Service Code: J9033
Performed in an office
12,100
times performed,
4% of his services

5th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$254,100an average of $21 per time performed $181,500
an average of $15 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
10,003
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 9th

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

202
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.9)
$210,063an average of $21 per time performed $150,045
an average of $15 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bevacizumab (avastin), 10 mg

Service Code: J9035
Performed in an office
9,333
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$606,645an average of $65 per time performed $429,318
an average of $46 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
8,640
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 8th

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$138,240an average of $16 per time performed $95,040
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
8,486
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 5th

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

190
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.8)
$0an average of $0 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
7,422
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 11th

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

1,728
patients got this service, 88% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$96,486an average of $13 per time performed $81,642
an average of $11 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bortezomib (velcade), 0.1 mg

Service Code: J9041
Performed in an office
6,581
times performed,
2% of his services

11th Alert

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
8.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$296,145an average of $45 per time performed $217,173
an average of $33 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, pemetrexed (alimta), 10 mg

Service Code: J9305
Performed in an office
5,291
times performed,
2% of his services

12th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 0.86% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$301,587an average of $57 per time performed $232,804
an average of $44 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, docetaxel, 1 mg

Service Code: J9171
Performed in an office
5,125
times performed,
2% of his services

13th Alert

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$61,500an average of $12 per time performed $41,000
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, heparin sodium, (heparin lock flush), per 10 u... +

Injection, heparin sodium, (heparin lock flush), per 10 units ×

Service Code: J1642
Performed in an office
4,562
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 4th

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

158
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.4)
$0an average of $0 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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
3,706
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 18th

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

1,113
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$400,248an average of $108 per time performed $277,950
an average of $75 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
3,550
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 12th

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

1,365
patients got this service, 69% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$14,200an average of $4 per time performed $10,650
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
3,199
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 23rd

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

386
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.5)
$3,199an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
2,429
times performed,
0.85% of his services

18th 24th

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

295
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$58,296an average of $24 per time performed $41,293
an average of $17 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, irinotecan, 20 mg

Service Code: J9206
Performed in an office
1,801
times performed,
0.63% of his services

19th Alert

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
7.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,408an average of $8 per time performed $7,204
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ondansetron hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2405
Performed in an office
1,752
times performed,
0.61% of his services

20th 16th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$1,752an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
1,645
times performed,
0.58% of his services

21st 36th

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

370
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$31,255an average of $19 per time performed $18,095
an average of $11 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
1,381
times performed,
0.48% of his services

22nd 38th

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
14.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 8)
$4,143an average of $3 per time performed $2,762
an average of $2 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fulvestrant (faslodex), 25 mg

Service Code: J9395
Performed in an office
1,280
times performed,
0.45% of his services

23rd Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 0.66% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$112,640an average of $88 per time performed $88,320
an average of $69 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
1,231
times performed,
0.43% of his services

24th 29th

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

60
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$9,848an average of $8 per time performed $3,693
an average of $3 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
1,214
times performed,
0.43% of his services

25th 25th

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

193
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$42,490an average of $35 per time performed $29,136
an average of $24 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
1,213
times performed,
0.43% of his services

26th 30th

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

232
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$180,737an average of $149 per time performed $122,513
an average of $101 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, etoposide (toposar), 10 mg

Service Code: J9181
Performed in an office
1,140
times performed,
0.4% of his services

27th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 0.81% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,280an average of $2 per time performed $1,140
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
1,127
times performed,
0.4% of his services

28th 21st

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

812
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$82,271an average of $73 per time performed $56,350
an average of $50 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, leucovorin calcium, per 50 mg

Service Code: J0640
Performed in an office
1,042
times performed,
0.37% of his services

29th Alert

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
8.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,084an average of $2 per time performed $2,084
an average of $2 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, potassium chloride, per 2 meq

Service Code: J3480
Performed in an office
930
times performed,
0.33% of his services

30th 47th

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

61
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$0an average of $0 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride (gemzar), 200 mg

Service Code: J9201
Performed in an office
897
times performed,
0.31% of his services

31st Alert

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$34,086an average of $38 per time performed $26,013
an average of $29 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab (rituxan), 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
880
times performed,
0.31% of his services

32nd 41st

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

39
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$566,720an average of $644 per time performed $452,320
an average of $514 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
816
times performed,
0.29% of his services

33rd 39th

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

74
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
11
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 7.4)
$6,528an average of $8 per time performed $4,080
an average of $5 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
719
times performed,
0.25% of his services

34th 22nd

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

228
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.1)
$18,694an average of $26 per time performed $12,223
an average of $17 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
665
times performed,
0.23% of his services

35th 42nd

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$13,300an average of $20 per time performed $3,990
an average of $6 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
633
times performed,
0.22% of his services

36th 54th

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

133
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$633an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
564
times performed,
0.2% of his services

37th 37th

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

56
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$129,156an average of $229 per time performed $99,828
an average of $177 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
558
times performed,
0.2% of his services

38th 51st

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

116
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$41,850an average of $75 per time performed $29,574
an average of $53 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, magnesium sulfate, per 500 mg

Service Code: J3475
Performed in an office
537
times performed,
0.19% of his services

39th 55th

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

41
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$0an average of $0 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
531
times performed,
0.19% of his services

40th 49th

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

77
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$18,585an average of $35 per time performed $12,213
an average of $23 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Cyclophosphamide, 100 mg

Service Code: J9070
Performed in an office
525
times performed,
0.18% of his services

41st Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 0.81% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,975an average of $19 per time performed $7,350
an average of $14 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
503
times performed,
0.18% of his services

42nd 32nd

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

116
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$37,725an average of $75 per time performed $27,162
an average of $54 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
402
times performed,
0.14% of his services

43rd 44th

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

202
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$30,954an average of $77 per time performed $20,904
an average of $52 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
392
times performed,
0.14% of his services

44th 59th

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

82
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$9,800an average of $25 per time performed $6,272
an average of $16 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, doxorubicin hydrochloride, 10 mg

Service Code: J9000
Performed in an office
333
times performed,
0.12% of his services

45th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 0.66% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,998an average of $6 per time performed $999
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, atropine sulfate, 0.01 mg

Service Code: J0461
Performed in an office
319
times performed,
0.11% of his services

46th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 0.71% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$0an average of $0 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, cisplatin, powder or solution, 10 mg

Service Code: J9060
Performed in an office
300
times performed,
0.11% of his services

47th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 0.81% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,200an average of $4 per time performed $300
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
228
times performed,
0.08% of his services

48th 52nd

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

80
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$456an average of $2 per time performed $228
an average of $1 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, vinorelbine tartrate, 10 mg

Service Code: J9390
Performed in an office
205
times performed,
0.07% of his services

49th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.56% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,665an average of $13 per time performed $1,640
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ranitidine hydrochloride, 25 mg

Service Code: J2780
Performed in an office
195
times performed,
0.07% of his services

50th 80th

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

60
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$390an average of $2 per time performed $195
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
181
times performed,
0.06% of his services

51st 68th

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

82
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$514,583an average of $2,843 per time performed $400,734
an average of $2,214 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
149
times performed,
0.05% of his services

52nd 67th

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

49
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$12,069an average of $81 per time performed $7,599
an average of $51 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, calcium gluconate, per 10 ml

Service Code: J0610
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
0.05% of his services

53rd Alert

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$146an average of $1 per time performed $146
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
140
times performed,
0.05% of his services

54th 81st

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

28
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$16,240an average of $116 per time performed $11,480
an average of $82 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
130
times performed,
0.05% of his services

55th 73rd

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

130
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,800an average of $160 per time performed $15,600
an average of $120 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
118
times performed,
0.04% of his services

56th 74th

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

51
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$4,012an average of $34 per time performed $2,124
an average of $18 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
112
times performed,
0.04% of his services

57th 71st

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

112
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,952an average of $196 per time performed $16,016
an average of $143 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
110
times performed,
0.04% of his services

58th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 0.66% of his patients
8.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,600an average of $160 per time performed $11,220
an average of $102 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
108
times performed,
0.04% of his services

59th 46th

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

87
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$15,120an average of $140 per time performed $11,016
an average of $102 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
102
times performed,
0.04% of his services

60th 84th

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

99
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,692an average of $46 per time performed $3,264
an average of $32 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
97
times performed,
0.03% of his services

61st 63rd

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

69
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,303an average of $199 per time performed $14,259
an average of $147 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
96
times performed,
0.03% of his services

62nd 87th

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

63
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,200an average of $75 per time performed $5,184
an average of $54 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
0.03% of his services

63rd Alert

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

87
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,400an average of $25 per time performed $2,112
an average of $22 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, lorazepam, 2 mg

Service Code: J2060
Performed in an office
88
times performed,
0.03% of his services

64th Alert

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$88an average of $1 per time performed $88
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, filgrastim (g-csf), 480 mcg

Service Code: J1441
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.03% of his services

65th Alert

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

29
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$32,400an average of $432 per time performed $22,350
an average of $298 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, filgrastim (g-csf), 300 mcg

Service Code: J1440
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
0.02% of his services

66th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,886an average of $266 per time performed $14,413
an average of $203 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
71
times performed,
0.02% of his services

67th 77th

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

18
patients got this service, 0.92% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$4,615an average of $65 per time performed $3,266
an average of $46 per time performed
MEDICINE

Therapeutic removal of whole blood to correct blood level... +

Therapeutic removal of whole blood to correct blood level imbalance ×

Service Code: 99195
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.02% of his services

68th 99th

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$6,300an average of $90 per time performed $4,340
an average of $62 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.02% of his services

69th 58th

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$70an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid (reclast), 1 mg

Service Code: J3488
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.02% of his services

70th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 0.61% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,500an average of $225 per time performed $10,740
an average of $179 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
48
times performed,
0.02% of his services

71st Alert

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

39
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$288an average of $6 per time performed $192
an average of $4 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Collection of blood specimen from a completely implantabl... +

Collection of blood specimen from a completely implantable venous access device ×

Service Code: 36591
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.02% of his services

72nd 107th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,175an average of $25 per time performed $799
an average of $17 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
42
times performed,
0.01% of his services

73rd 69th

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,806an average of $43 per time performed $1,218
an average of $29 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
40
times performed,
0.01% of his services

74th 86th

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

40
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,360an average of $134 per time performed $4,120
an average of $103 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.01% of his services

75th Alert

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

39
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$480an average of $12 per time performed $160
an average of $4 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration bene... +

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96402
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.01% of his services

76th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 0.76% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,404an average of $36 per time performed $975
an average of $25 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, furosemide, up to 20 mg

Service Code: J1940
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.01% of his services

77th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 0.71% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$76an average of $2 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
29
times performed,
0.01% of his services

78th 48th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.66% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$638an average of $22 per time performed $58
an average of $2 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.01% of his services

79th 112th

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

26
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,984an average of $178 per time performed $3,500
an average of $125 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.01% of his services

80th 33rd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.61% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$1,400an average of $50 per time performed $112
an average of $4 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy ... +

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy through the same incision on the same date of service ×

Service Code: G0364
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.01% of his services

81st 138th

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

26
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$868an average of $31 per time performed $252
an average of $9 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
19
times performed,
0.01% of his services

82nd 103rd

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

19
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$304an average of $16 per time performed $266
an average of $14 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
19
times performed,
0.01% of his services

83rd Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,995an average of $105 per time performed $1,444
an average of $76 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Collection of blood specimen from central or peripheral v... +

Collection of blood specimen from central or peripheral venous catheter ×

Service Code: 36592
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.01% of his services

84th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.56% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$442an average of $26 per time performed $323
an average of $19 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0% of his services

85th 94th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.71% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$322an average of $23 per time performed $322
an average of $23 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 30 minutes

Service Code: 99218
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0% of his services

86th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 0.61% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,209an average of $93 per time performed $949
an average of $73 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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