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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $379 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
798
Rank: 250th
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,275
Rank: 264th
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.9 This Provider
Avg 4.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$146K
Rank: 303rd
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$183 This Provider
Avg $379

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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Hashmat A. Chaudhry
Average for Ophthalmology 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.

Patients saw before

Hashmat A. Chaudhry

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 10 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
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
755
times performed,
33% of his services

1st 19th

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

369
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$41,525an average of $55 per time performed $20,385
an average of $27 per time performed
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
721
times performed,
32% of his services

2nd 1st

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

582
patients got this service, 73% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$86,520an average of $120 per time performed $55,517
an average of $77 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92083
Performed in an office
277
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 11th

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

276
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$27,700an average of $100 per time performed $16,343
an average of $59 per time performed
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
155
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 2nd

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

135
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$13,175an average of $85 per time performed $7,440
an average of $48 per time performed
MEDICINE

Examination of retinal blood vessels by ophthalmoscope

Service Code: 92235
Performed in an office
119
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 18th

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

60
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$19,040an average of $160 per time performed $11,781
an average of $99 per time performed
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
99
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 16th

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

99
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,850an average of $150 per time performed $9,405
an average of $95 per time performed
MEDICINE

Photography of the retina

Service Code: 92250
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 17th

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

66
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,610an average of $85 per time performed $3,234
an average of $49 per time performed
EYE

Laser destruction of retinal growth, 1 or more sessions

Service Code: 67210
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 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: 1.3)
$50,600an average of $1,100 per time performed $18,170
an average of $395 per time performed
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 92002
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 46th

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)
$2,160an average of $90 per time performed $1,032
an average of $43 per time performed
EYE

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser +

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser ×

Service Code: 66821
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.57% of his services

10th 27th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,500an average of $500 per time performed $2,964
an average of $228 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 "Ophthalmology." 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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