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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $230 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,522
Rank: 37th
out of 272 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
20,534
Rank: 4th
out of 272 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
13.5 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$632K
Rank: 8th
out of 272 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$415 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $230

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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Gary D. Waldman
Average for Dermatology Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 96 different services in 2013
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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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of multiple skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
7,758
times performed,
38% of his services

1st 1st

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

679
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$51,668an average of $7 per time performed $36,851
an average of $5 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
4,470
times performed,
22% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

1,352
patients got this service, 89% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$261,450an average of $58 per time performed $181,884
an average of $41 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
1,666
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

778
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$102,309an average of $61 per time performed $63,425
an average of $38 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
1,423
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 5th

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

673
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$52,537an average of $37 per time performed $38,364
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
1,127
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 8th

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

638
patients got this service, 42% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$94,634an average of $84 per time performed $64,915
an average of $58 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of multiple skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
513
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 13th

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

270
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$77,540an average of $151 per time performed $55,517
an average of $108 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
461
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 12th

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

71
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$696an average of $2 per time performed $493
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17111
Performed in an office
460
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 53rd

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

294
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$45,899an average of $100 per time performed $32,182
an average of $70 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin, tissue, or mouth

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
390
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 4th

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

320
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$31,216an average of $80 per time performed $21,427
an average of $55 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
307
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 10th

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

307
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,556an average of $64 per time performed $12,452
an average of $41 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11301
Performed in an office
171
times performed,
0.83% of his services

11th 17th

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

120
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,604an average of $74 per time performed $8,536
an average of $50 per time performed
medical
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
158
times performed,
0.77% of his services

12th 7th

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

124
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$14,015an average of $89 per time performed $9,485
an average of $60 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of scalp, ... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11305
Performed in an office
119
times performed,
0.58% of his services

13th 74th

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

71
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,871an average of $58 per time performed $4,477
an average of $38 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
112
times performed,
0.55% of his services

14th 11th

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

112
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,200an average of $91 per time performed $6,629
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of the tru... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11300
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
0.51% of his services

15th 39th

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

72
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,880an average of $56 per time performed $3,844
an average of $37 per time performed
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
86
times performed,
0.42% of his services

16th 6th

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

82
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,281an average of $38 per time performed $2,279
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trun... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11302
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.33% of his services

17th 32nd

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

55
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,948an average of $89 per time performed $4,352
an average of $65 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.32% of his services

18th 42nd

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

47
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$1,300an average of $20 per time performed $977
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of face, e... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11310
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.29% of his services

19th 43rd

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

52
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,142an average of $69 per time performed $2,775
an average of $46 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin, tissue, or mouth +

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin, tissue, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.28% of his services

20th 9th

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

53
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,590an average of $27 per time performed $1,244
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 centimeters to 2.0 c... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 centimeters to 2.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17282
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.26% of his services

21st 29th

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

48
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,501an average of $160 per time performed $6,583
an average of $124 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 centimeters to 2.0 c... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 centimeters to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.25% of his services

22nd 14th

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

41
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,952an average of $136 per time performed $4,918
an average of $96 per time performed
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
42
times performed,
0.2% of his services

23rd 56th

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

35
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$126an average of $3 per time performed $124
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Fungal culture (mold or yeast skin, hair, or nail

Service Code: 87101
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.19% of his services

24th 95th

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$362an average of $9 per time performed $357
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11311
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.18% of his services

25th 30th

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,117an average of $84 per time performed $1,789
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11306
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.17% of his services

26th 44th

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

29
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,757an average of $79 per time performed $1,846
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (0.5 centimeters or less) of the trunk,... +

Removal of growth (0.5 centimeters or less) of the trunk, arms or legs ×

Service Code: 11400
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.17% of his services

27th 120th

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,814an average of $109 per time performed $2,570
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.15% of his services

28th 27th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,384an average of $45 per time performed $931
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the trunk, ... +

Removal of growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11401
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.12% of his services

29th 63rd

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,018an average of $121 per time performed $2,187
an average of $87 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 centimeters to 2.0 c... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 centimeters to 2.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17272
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.12% of his services

30th 33rd

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,475an average of $145 per time performed $2,485
an average of $104 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, or lips ×

Service Code: 11642
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.12% of his services

31st 40th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,327an average of $222 per time performed $2,712
an average of $113 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, un... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, underarms, trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 12032
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.11% of his services

32nd 23rd

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,555an average of $242 per time performed $4,267
an average of $186 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 centimeters to 5.0 centimeters) of f... +

Repair of wound (2.6 centimeters to 5.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 12052
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.1% of his services

33rd 61st

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,794an average of $228 per time performed $3,694
an average of $176 per time performed
medical
EYE

Biopsy of eyelid

Service Code: 67810
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.09% of his services

34th 91st

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

15
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,397an average of $179 per time performed $2,119
an average of $112 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11622
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.06% of his services

35th 52nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,611an average of $201 per time performed $1,428
an average of $110 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Fungal culture (mold or yeast)

Service Code: 87102
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

36th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$217an average of $18 per time performed $136
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, ... +

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11402
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

37th 66th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,609an average of $134 per time performed $699
an average of $58 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 centimeters to 1.0 c... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17281
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.05% of his services

38th 25th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,524an average of $139 per time performed $1,166
an average of $106 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11602
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.05% of his services

39th 28th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,105an average of $191 per time performed $1,033
an average of $94 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.

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

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