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MERIDIAN LABORATORY CORP

2401 WHITEHALL PARK DRIVE SUITE 700, CHARLOTTE, NC, 28273 | (704) 992-0708

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $185 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
6,354
Rank: 16th
out of 80 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
87,481
Rank: 11th
out of 80 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
13.8 This Provider
Avg 9.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$794K
Rank: 16th
out of 80 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$125 This Provider
Avg $185

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 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.

Individuals

DENISE LAURIENTI

DOUGLAS STEWART

WESLEY HAISTY

JAMES DILLEY

GREGORY GREENWOOD

Organizations

FORSYTH MEMORIAL HOSPIT...

NORTH CAROLINA BAPTIST ...

Patients saw before

MERIDIAN LABORATORY CORP

Patients saw after

Individuals

JAMES DILLEY

GREGORY GREENWOOD

WESLEY HAISTY

SHAHRIAR MOOSSAVI

HENRY MILLER

Organizations

NORTH CAROLINA BAPTIST ...

FORSYTH MEMORIAL HOSPIT...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 239 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
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
17,260
times performed,
20% of services

1st 2nd

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

3,569
patients got this service, 56% of patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$522,978an average of $30 per time performed $50,744
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
8,910
times performed,
10% of services

2nd 76th

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

1,566
patients got this service, 25% of patients
5.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$502,791an average of $56 per time performed $45,174
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
8,160
times performed,
9% of services

3rd 17th

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

550
patients got this service, 9% of patients
14.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$462,917an average of $57 per time performed $42,922
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
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
4,468
times performed,
5% of services

4th 24th

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

2,286
patients got this service, 36% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$419,545an average of $94 per time performed $38,648
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
4,381
times performed,
5% of services

5th 12th

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

1,928
patients got this service, 30% of patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$507,977an average of $116 per time performed $44,248
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
3,851
times performed,
4% of services

6th 8th

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

2,086
patients got this service, 33% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$542,105an average of $141 per time performed $49,986
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
3,342
times performed,
4% of services

7th 3rd

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

1,968
patients got this service, 31% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$510,892an average of $153 per time performed $35,793
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
3,237
times performed,
4% of services

8th 22nd

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

1,723
patients got this service, 27% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$149,549an average of $46 per time performed $13,693
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
3,084
times performed,
4% of services

9th 14th

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

1,663
patients got this service, 26% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$362,493an average of $118 per time performed $33,276
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hepatitis c antibody measurement

Service Code: 86803
Performed in an office
3,024
times performed,
3% of services

10th 102nd

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

1,752
patients got this service, 28% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$621,613an average of $206 per time performed $57,668
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
2,860
times performed,
3% of services

11th 6th

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

1,794
patients got this service, 28% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$675,932an average of $236 per time performed $62,319
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
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
2,742
times performed,
3% of services

12th 4th

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

1,187
patients got this service, 19% of patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$309,681an average of $113 per time performed $28,517
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
2,043
times performed,
2% of services

13th 5th

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

1,438
patients got this service, 23% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$396,076an average of $194 per time performed $27,458
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture for aerobic isolates

Service Code: 87077
Performed in an office
1,977
times performed,
2% of services

14th 48th

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

1,030
patients got this service, 16% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$234,057an average of $118 per time performed $21,371
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87186
Performed in an office
1,974
times performed,
2% of services

15th 27th

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

1,040
patients got this service, 16% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$250,935an average of $127 per time performed $22,819
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
1,307
times performed,
1% of services

16th 23rd

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

808
patients got this service, 13% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$284,129an average of $217 per time performed $26,323
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Infectious agent antibody detection by enzyme immunoassay... +

Infectious agent antibody detection by enzyme immunoassay (eia) technique, hiv-1 and/or hiv-2, screening ×

Service Code: G0432
Performed in an office
1,068
times performed,
1% of services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

1,068
patients got this service, 17% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$181,539an average of $170 per time performed $16,778
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
990
times performed,
1% of services

18th 11th

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

678
patients got this service, 11% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$425,700an average of $430 per time performed $39,194
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
828
times performed,
0.95% of services

19th 40th

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

552
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$97,091an average of $117 per time performed $6,682
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Dipropylacetic acid (valproic acid) level

Service Code: 80164
Performed in an office
748
times performed,
0.86% of services

20th 113th

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

398
patients got this service, 6% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$146,802an average of $196 per time performed $13,389
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgpt), level

Service Code: 84460
Performed in an office
746
times performed,
0.85% of services

21st 59th

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

206
patients got this service, 3% of patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$56,629an average of $76 per time performed $3,290
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Glutamyltransferase (liver enzyme) level

Service Code: 82977
Performed in an office
575
times performed,
0.66% of services

22nd 87th

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

250
patients got this service, 4% of patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$59,697an average of $104 per time performed $2,179
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin measurement

Service Code: 85018
Performed in an office
529
times performed,
0.6% of services

23rd 108th

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

112
patients got this service, 2% of patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$27,799an average of $53 per time performed $1,666
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Calcium level

Service Code: 82310
Performed in an office
507
times performed,
0.58% of services

24th 77th

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

233
patients got this service, 4% of patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$37,761an average of $74 per time performed $1,328
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Glucose (sugar) level on body fluid

Service Code: 82945
Performed in an office
501
times performed,
0.57% of services

25th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

254
patients got this service, 4% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$28,943an average of $58 per time performed $2,610
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
477
times performed,
0.55% of services

26th 85th

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

289
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$31,544an average of $66 per time performed $1,402
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood sodium level

Service Code: 84295
Performed in an office
462
times performed,
0.53% of services

27th 119th

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

240
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$31,970an average of $69 per time performed $1,224
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
416
times performed,
0.48% of services

28th 35th

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

268
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$17,630an average of $42 per time performed $3,727
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Analysis for antibody to hiv-1 and hiv-2 virus

Service Code: 86703
Performed in an office
403
times performed,
0.46% of services

29th 179th

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

402
patients got this service, 6% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$68,538an average of $170 per time performed $6,339
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phenytoin level

Service Code: 80185
Performed in an office
334
times performed,
0.38% of services

30th 127th

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

65
patients got this service, 1% of patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$64,375an average of $193 per time performed $5,922
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85652
Performed in an office
315
times performed,
0.36% of services

31st 36th

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

154
patients got this service, 2% of patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$12,383an average of $39 per time performed $1,140
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
263
times performed,
0.3% of services

32nd 33rd

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

174
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$17,292an average of $66 per time performed $1,255
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ammonia level

Service Code: 82140
Performed in an office
221
times performed,
0.25% of services

33rd 163rd

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

90
patients got this service, 1% of patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$46,330an average of $210 per time performed $2,924
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Digoxin level

Service Code: 80162
Performed in an office
215
times performed,
0.25% of services

34th 121st

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

113
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$41,843an average of $195 per time performed $3,818
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
215
times performed,
0.25% of services

35th 32nd

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

167
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$20,229an average of $94 per time performed $1,851
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Prealbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 84134
Performed in an office
212
times performed,
0.24% of services

36th 187th

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

161
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$44,497an average of $210 per time performed $4,132
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
189
times performed,
0.22% of services

37th 21st

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

150
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$24,806an average of $131 per time performed $2,268
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
NA

Levetiracetam level

Service Code: 80177
Performed in an office
183
times performed,
0.21% of services

38th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

102
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$32,949an average of $180 per time performed $3,245
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgot), level

Service Code: 84450
Performed in an office
179
times performed,
0.2% of services

39th 64th

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

112
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$18,747an average of $105 per time performed $609
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vancomycin (antibiotic) level

Service Code: 80202
Performed in an office
175
times performed,
0.2% of services

40th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

40
patients got this service, 0.63% of patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$34,927an average of $200 per time performed $3,133
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
173
times performed,
0.2% of services

41st 39th

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

132
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$34,533an average of $200 per time performed $3,135
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine sodium level

Service Code: 84300
Performed in an office
170
times performed,
0.19% of services

42nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

132
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,971an average of $70 per time performed $1,100
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
170
times performed,
0.19% of services

43rd 51st

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

155
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$36,224an average of $213 per time performed $3,342
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
156
times performed,
0.18% of services

44th 44th

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

115
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$13,216an average of $85 per time performed $1,203
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
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
131
times performed,
0.15% of services

45th 45th

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

28
patients got this service, 0.44% of patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$7,205an average of $55 per time performed $907
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stain for microorganism

Service Code: 87205
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
0.15% of services

46th 120th

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

102
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,942an average of $62 per time performed $730
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Albumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82040
Performed in an office
117
times performed,
0.13% of services

47th 79th

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

88
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$8,791an average of $75 per time performed $633
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for clostridium difficile toxins (stool pa... +

Detection test for clostridium difficile toxins (stool pathogen) ×

Service Code: 87324
Performed in an office
116
times performed,
0.13% of services

48th 134th

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

94
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,364an average of $167 per time performed $1,859
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
0.13% of services

49th 55th

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

110
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,974an average of $263 per time performed $2,705
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
0.11% of services

50th 68th

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

62
patients got this service, 0.98% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$13,133an average of $135 per time performed $340
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial culture

Service Code: 87070
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
0.11% of services

51st 70th

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

73
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$12,216an average of $126 per time performed $1,116
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone, t3 measurement

Service Code: 84480
Performed in an office
95
times performed,
0.11% of services

52nd 99th

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

61
patients got this service, 0.96% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$19,498an average of $205 per time performed $1,620
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Platelet count, automated test

Service Code: 85049
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
0.1% of services

53rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

46
patients got this service, 0.72% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,696an average of $64 per time performed $533
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82747
Performed in an office
88
times performed,
0.1% of services

54th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

60
patients got this service, 0.94% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$19,206an average of $218 per time performed $2,038
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of organism

Service Code: 87449
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.1% of services

55th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

66
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$13,948an average of $166 per time performed $1,347
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
0.09% of services

56th 26th

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

65
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,466an average of $83 per time performed $603
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Transferrin (iron binding protein) level

Service Code: 84466
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
0.09% of services

57th 208th

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

61
patients got this service, 0.96% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$14,449an average of $188 per time performed $1,297
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phosphate level

Service Code: 84100
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
0.08% of services

58th 56th

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

39
patients got this service, 0.61% of patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$5,025an average of $69 per time performed $277
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Drug screen, qualitative; multiple drug classes by high c... +

Drug screen, qualitative; multiple drug classes by high complexity test method (e.g., immunoassay, enzyme assay), per patient encounter ×

Service Code: G0431
Performed in an office
72
times performed,
0.08% of services

59th 37th

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

22
patients got this service, 0.35% of patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$14,198an average of $197 per time performed $6,988
an average of $97 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for pathogenic organisms

Service Code: 87081
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
0.08% of services

60th 197th

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

69
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,947an average of $84 per time performed $571
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Kidney function blood test panel

Service Code: 80069
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
0.08% of services

61st 72nd

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

45
patients got this service, 0.71% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$8,151an average of $115 per time performed $733
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lithium level

Service Code: 80178
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.07% of services

62nd 176th

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

24
patients got this service, 0.38% of patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,054an average of $95 per time performed $566
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
0.07% of services

63rd 16th

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

48
patients got this service, 0.76% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,520an average of $74 per time performed $422
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.07% of services

64th 42nd

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

45
patients got this service, 0.71% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$15,804an average of $263 per time performed $1,475
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.07% of services

65th 47th

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

48
patients got this service, 0.76% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,697an average of $78 per time performed $271
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level +

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level ×

Service Code: 83880
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.07% of services

66th 96th

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

49
patients got this service, 0.77% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$28,200an average of $486 per time performed $2,632
an average of $45 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Volatile chemical measurement

Service Code: 84600
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.06% of services

67th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 0.22% of patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,771an average of $199 per time performed $912
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Amylase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 82150
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.05% of services

68th 105th

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

37
patients got this service, 0.58% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,366an average of $93 per time performed $407
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carbamazepine level

Service Code: 80156
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.05% of services

69th 192nd

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

30
patients got this service, 0.47% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$9,591an average of $209 per time performed $896
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.05% of services

70th 53rd

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

37
patients got this service, 0.58% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,572an average of $102 per time performed $275
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82272
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.05% of services

71st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

35
patients got this service, 0.55% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,004an average of $48 per time performed $183
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lipase (fat enzyme) level

Service Code: 83690
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.05% of services

72nd 97th

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

30
patients got this service, 0.47% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,043an average of $99 per time performed $378
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phenobarbital level

Service Code: 80184
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.05% of services

73rd 206th

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

27
patients got this service, 0.42% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$7,056an average of $172 per time performed $628
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urea nitrogen level to assess kidney function

Service Code: 84520
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.05% of services

74th 67th

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

26
patients got this service, 0.41% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,373an average of $59 per time performed $121
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Parathormone (parathyroid hormone) level

Service Code: 83970
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.04% of services

75th 58th

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

27
patients got this service, 0.42% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$23,057an average of $607 per time performed $2,046
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Heparin neutralization test

Service Code: 85525
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.04% of services

76th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 0.33% of patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,279an average of $170 per time performed $586
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Analysis for antibody to helicobacter pylori (gastrointes... +

Analysis for antibody to helicobacter pylori (gastrointestinal bacteria) ×

Service Code: 86677
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.04% of services

77th 141st

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

17
patients got this service, 0.27% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,692an average of $208 per time performed $718
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Total protein level, blood

Service Code: 84155
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.04% of services

78th 74th

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

26
patients got this service, 0.41% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,837an average of $57 per time performed $89
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.04% of services

79th 61st

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

26
patients got this service, 0.41% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,815an average of $91 per time performed $268
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
NA

Lamotrigine level

Service Code: 80175
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.03% of services

80th 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, 0.3% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,246an average of $181 per time performed $514
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Testosterone (hormone) level

Service Code: 84403
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.03% of services

81st 62nd

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

24
patients got this service, 0.38% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,724an average of $370 per time performed $1,001
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood count, automated test

Service Code: 85045
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.03% of services

82nd 115th

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

23
patients got this service, 0.36% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,607an average of $60 per time performed $144
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Rheumatoid factor level

Service Code: 86431
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.03% of services

83rd 78th

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

22
patients got this service, 0.35% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,033an average of $85 per time performed $182
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone, t3 measurement

Service Code: 84481
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.03% of services

84th 75th

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

21
patients got this service, 0.33% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,822an average of $243 per time performed $544
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for autoimmune disorder

Service Code: 86038
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.03% of services

85th 63rd

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

22
patients got this service, 0.35% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,738an average of $76 per time performed $372
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Quantitation of drug

Service Code: 80299
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.03% of services

86th 146th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.24% of patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,510an average of $196 per time performed $371
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for clostridium difficile

Service Code: 87493
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.03% of services

87th 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, 0.3% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,937an average of $345 per time performed $706
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool culture

Service Code: 87046
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.02% of services

88th 109th

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

21
patients got this service, 0.33% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,972an average of $142 per time performed $265
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for bacteria toxin (shiga-like toxin)

Service Code: 87427
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.02% of services

89th 162nd

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

21
patients got this service, 0.33% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,610an average of $172 per time performed $337
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of antibody for assessment of autoimmune diso... +

Measurement of antibody for assessment of autoimmune disorder ×

Service Code: 86039
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.02% of services

90th 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, 0.3% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,310an average of $65 per time performed $299
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool culture

Service Code: 87045
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.02% of services

91st 129th

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

20
patients got this service, 0.31% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,837an average of $142 per time performed $252
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation assessment blood test

Service Code: 85730
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.02% of services

92nd 111th

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

19
patients got this service, 0.3% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,720an average of $91 per time performed $153
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Protein measurement, serum

Service Code: 84165
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.02% of services

93rd 69th

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

18
patients got this service, 0.28% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,064an average of $161 per time performed $273
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Dihydroxyvitamin d, 1, 25 level

Service Code: 82652
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.02% of services

94th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 0.27% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,925an average of $584 per time performed $875
an average of $51 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Organic acid level

Service Code: 83921
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.02% of services

95th 52nd

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

14
patients got this service, 0.22% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,773an average of $236 per time performed $352
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial blood culture

Service Code: 87040
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.02% of services

96th 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, 0.24% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,219an average of $148 per time performed $207
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Smear for parasites

Service Code: 87177
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.02% of services

97th 144th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.2% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,911an average of $127 per time performed $170
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stain for parasites

Service Code: 87209
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.02% of services

98th 149th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.2% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,861an average of $257 per time performed $360
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Antibody identification test for platelet antibodies

Service Code: 86022
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.02% of services

99th 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, 0.2% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,683an average of $263 per time performed $344
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cholesterol level

Service Code: 82465
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.02% of services

100th 193rd

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

12
patients got this service, 0.19% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$879an average of $63 per time performed $60
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ldl cholesterol level

Service Code: 83721
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.01% of services

101st 110th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.2% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,776an average of $137 per time performed $166
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87184
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.01% of services

102nd 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, 0.2% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,284an average of $99 per time performed $120
an average of $9 per time performed

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.

Incorrect Info? If you are a provider and you believe your address is incorrect, check the listing you created on the National Provider Identifier registry. If you change your listing, send a note to checkup@propublica.org and we will update your information. If you have other questions about this data, send a note to checkup@propublica.org. Here's a link to Medicare's data on this provider.

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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