Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $467 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
441
Rank: 307th
out of 435 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,185
Rank: 331st
out of 435 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.7 This Provider
Avg 4.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$48.4K
Rank: 378th
out of 435 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$110 This Provider
Avg $467

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.

Patients saw before

HASHMAT CHAUDHRY MD

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 17 different services in 2014

All Services

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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
279
times performed,
24% of his services

1st 21st

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

191
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$15,345an average of $55 per time performed $5,307
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92014
Performed in an office
239
times performed,
20% of his services

2nd 1st

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

226
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$29,108an average of $122 per time performed $14,565
an average of $61 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92083
Performed in an office
107
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 12th

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

107
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,700an average of $100 per time performed $4,164
an average of $39 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient ×

Service Code: 92012
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 3rd

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

52
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,675an average of $85 per time performed $2,321
an average of $42 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Examination of retinal blood vessels by ophthalmoscope

Service Code: 92235
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 18th

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

22
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$7,040an average of $164 per time performed $2,866
an average of $67 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92004
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 17th

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

27
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,050an average of $150 per time performed $1,945
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of the retina

Service Code: 92250
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 16th

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

24
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,040an average of $85 per time performed $1,356
an average of $56 per time performed
medical
EYE

Laser destruction of retinal growth, 1 or more sessions

Service Code: 67210
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 57th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$16,500an average of $1,100 per time performed $5,679
an average of $379 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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Hashmat A Chaudhry
Average for Ophthalmology 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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