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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $272 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,128
Rank: 86th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
8,608
Rank: 43rd
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$233K
Rank: 120th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$207 This Provider
Avg $272

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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Daniel J. Abraham
Average for Dermatology Providers in North Carolina

Who Patients See Before and After This Provider

Providers often refer their patients to a small network of other providers and organizations. Here’s who patients saw the most patients within 30 days before or after this provider, from Jan. 2012 to June 2013.

Patients saw before

Daniel J. Abraham

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 12 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
4,602
times performed,
53% of his services

1st 1st

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

512
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$96,642an average of $21 per time performed $23,010
an average of $5 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
1,469
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

636
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$174,811an average of $119 per time performed $77,857
an average of $53 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
868
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

572
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$115,444an average of $133 per time performed $41,664
an average of $48 per time performed
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
746
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 4th

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

497
patients got this service, 44% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$62,664an average of $84 per time performed $20,888
an average of $28 per time performed
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
341
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 10th

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

341
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$47,058an average of $138 per time performed $16,027
an average of $47 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
303
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 8th

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

206
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$57,873an average of $191 per time performed $22,119
an average of $73 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 12th

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

81
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$44,034an average of $358 per time performed $14,760
an average of $120 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.46% of his services

8th 7th

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,560an average of $189 per time performed $2,960
an average of $74 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of t... +

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

Service Code: 11641
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.43% of his services

9th 84th

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,095an average of $435 per time performed $6,475
an average of $175 per time performed
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
35
times performed,
0.41% of his services

10th 11th

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,790an average of $194 per time performed $2,170
an average of $62 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.29% of his services

11th 5th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,325an average of $173 per time performed $1,875
an average of $75 per time performed
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
19
times performed,
0.22% of his services

12th 28th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,379an average of $441 per time performed $3,382
an average of $178 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 "Dermatology." 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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