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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $497 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 18 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
797
Rank: 7th
out of 90 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
14,081
Rank: 16th
out of 90 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
17.7 This Provider
Avg 17.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$407K
Rank: 19th
out of 90 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$510 This Provider
Avg $497

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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Sharukh D. Shroff
Average for Rheumatology Providers in Virginia

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

THOMAS HARDY

HUGH FRASER

BOSHRA ZAKHARY

TERRY ODOM

EDUARDO FRAIFELD

Organizations

DANVILLE REGIONAL MEDIC...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

Sharukh D. Shroff

Patients saw after

Individuals

THOMAS HARDY

HUGH FRASER

BOSHRA ZAKHARY

TERRY ODOM

EDUARDO FRAIFELD

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

DANVILLE REGIONAL MEDIC...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 37 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, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
2,580
times performed,
18% of his services

1st 6th

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$87,720an average of $34 per time performed $28,380
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Hyaluronan or derivative (synvisc or synvisc-one), for in... +

Hyaluronan or derivative (synvisc or synvisc-one), for intra-articular injection, 1 mg ×

Service Code: J7325
Performed in an office
2,448
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 10th

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$44,064an average of $18 per time performed $24,480
an average of $10 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
2,326
times performed,
17% of his services

3rd 5th

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

684
patients got this service, 86% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$314,010an average of $135 per time performed $169,798
an average of $73 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
614
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 8th

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

459
patients got this service, 58% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$5,526an average of $9 per time performed $1,842
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
567
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 15th

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

427
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$8,505an average of $15 per time performed $2,835
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
544
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 19th

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

419
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$25,568an average of $47 per time performed $7,616
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
520
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 25th

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

286
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$13,520an average of $26 per time performed $2,600
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
514
times performed,
4% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

390
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,224an average of $16 per time performed $2,056
an average of $4 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of hand, 2 views

Service Code: 73120
Performed in an office
496
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 32nd

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

246
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$39,184an average of $79 per time performed $10,416
an average of $21 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
377
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 33rd

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

200
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$19,604an average of $52 per time performed $6,409
an average of $17 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
341
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 28th

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

295
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$73,315an average of $215 per time performed $34,100
an average of $100 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: 85027
Performed in an office
299
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 61st

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

284
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,073an average of $27 per time performed $2,691
an average of $9 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
282
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 12th

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

273
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$9,588an average of $34 per time performed $3,102
an average of $11 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
263
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 11th

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

146
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$43,395an average of $165 per time performed $12,624
an average of $48 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
235
times performed,
2% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

117
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$25,380an average of $108 per time performed $6,815
an average of $29 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
214
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 7th

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

162
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$19,688an average of $92 per time performed $8,346
an average of $39 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
204
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 31st

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

204
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$54,264an average of $266 per time performed $27,744
an average of $136 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretatio... +

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle ×

Service Code: 76942
Performed in an office
170
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 29th

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

110
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$44,200an average of $260 per time performed $26,520
an average of $156 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Rheumatoid factor level

Service Code: 86431
Performed in an office
162
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 81st

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

150
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,184an average of $32 per time performed $1,296
an average of $8 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
120
times performed,
0.85% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

119
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,800an average of $115 per time performed $2,880
an average of $24 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
0.6% of his services

21st 21st

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

85
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$25,840an average of $304 per time performed $5,610
an average of $66 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.57% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

77
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,800an average of $60 per time performed $1,680
an average of $21 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.57% of his services

23rd 56th

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

80
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,840an average of $48 per time performed $1,120
an average of $14 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, 2 views

Service Code: 73620
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
0.53% of his services

24th 69th

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

38
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,216an average of $84 per time performed $1,480
an average of $20 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.5% of his services

25th 65th

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

70
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,470an average of $121 per time performed $1,960
an average of $28 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection... +

Measurement c-reactive protein for detection of infection or inflammation ×

Service Code: 86140
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
0.44% of his services

26th 24th

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: 2.3)
$1,426an average of $23 per time performed $434
an average of $7 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.4% of his services

27th 70th

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

44
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$8,037an average of $141 per time performed $2,223
an average of $39 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, 2 views

Service Code: 73600
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.34% of his services

28th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,128an average of $86 per time performed $1,104
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.32% of his services

29th 64th

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

44
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,330an average of $74 per time performed $1,080
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.28% of his services

30th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

39
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,560an average of $40 per time performed $507
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.27% of his services

31st 52nd

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$760an average of $20 per time performed $152
an average of $4 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.25% of his services

32nd 92nd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,850an average of $110 per time performed $1,085
an average of $31 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
28
times performed,
0.2% of his services

33rd 20th

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

28
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,880an average of $210 per time performed $3,332
an average of $119 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.17% of his services

34th 79th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,544an average of $106 per time performed $600
an average of $25 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.1% of his services

35th 68th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$280an average of $20 per time performed $70
an average of $5 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of spine of neck, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72040
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.09% of his services

36th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,430an average of $110 per time performed $416
an average of $32 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of leg or arm

Service Code: 76881
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.09% of his services

37th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,210an average of $170 per time performed $1,183
an average of $91 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 "Rheumatology." 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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