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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $375 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 11 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,355
Rank: 33rd
out of 431 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,488
Rank: 74th
out of 431 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.1 This Provider
Avg 11.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$226K
Rank: 109th
out of 431 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$167 This Provider
Avg $375

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 43 different services in 2014
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Drug Services
Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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
1,356
times performed,
25% of his services

1st 19th

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

698
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$84,072an average of $62 per time performed $38,890
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Trimming of dystrophic nails, any number

Service Code: G0127
Performed in an office
1,035
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

362
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$32,085an average of $31 per time performed $8,239
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of 2 to 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11056
Performed in an office
535
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

212
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$47,080an average of $88 per time performed $21,384
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of single thickened skin growth

Service Code: 11055
Performed in an office
429
times performed,
8% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

164
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$29,601an average of $69 per time performed $13,453
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
386
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 3rd

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

280
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$32,424an average of $84 per time performed $20,284
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
346
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 58th

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

346
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$38,406an average of $111 per time performed $16,601
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
287
times performed,
5% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

245
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$27,957an average of $97 per time performed $5,132
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
182
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 357th

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

130
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$32,032an average of $176 per time performed $12,907
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
179
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 377th

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

124
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$22,912an average of $128 per time performed $6,834
an average of $38 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97597
Performed in an office
170
times performed,
3% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

54
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$20,060an average of $118 per time performed $8,769
an average of $52 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of more than 4 thickened skin growths

Service Code: 11057
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
1% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,521an average of $109 per time performed $3,318
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11730
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
1% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

61
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,968an average of $176 per time performed $4,827
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
1% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

55
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$25,916an average of $418 per time performed $8,935
an average of $144 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of arm or leg

Service Code: 76882
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.98% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,064an average of $149 per time performed $966
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs

Service Code: 93922
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.73% of his services

15th 180th

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

40
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$8,800an average of $220 per time performed $2,614
an average of $65 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.73% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$46,760an average of $1,169 per time performed $9,566
an average of $239 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.58% of his services

17th 28th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,896an average of $278 per time performed $2,318
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
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
31
times performed,
0.56% of his services

18th 29th

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,836an average of $156 per time performed $2,503
an average of $81 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Incision to lengthen toe tendon, open procedure

Service Code: 28232
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.4% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,124an average of $642 per time performed $5,616
an average of $255 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of small joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of small joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20600
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.31% of his services

20th 442nd

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,125an average of $125 per time performed $597
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into nerve o... +

Injections of anesthetic and/or steroid drug into nerve of foot ×

Service Code: 64455
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.29% of his services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,048an average of $128 per time performed $589
an average of $37 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.27% of his services

22nd 53rd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.89% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,800an average of $120 per time performed $1,087
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Partial removal of toe bone

Service Code: 28124
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.26% of his services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.89% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$16,366an average of $1,169 per time performed $4,185
an average of $299 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of bunion

Service Code: 28298
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.24% of his services

24th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.89% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,600an average of $1,200 per time performed $7,054
an average of $543 per time performed

Office Visits

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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Don T Peacock
Average for Specialist Providers in North Carolina

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

Services that begin with a letter come from CMS. All other codes and descriptions of the medical procedures are from the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set, copyright 2013 American Medical Association. All rights reserved. Where practical, AMA’s consumer friendly translation of the CPT descriptor was used. ProPublica has received permission from the AMA to use these codes on this site.

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