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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $152 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
830
Rank: 62nd
out of 256 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,444
Rank: 31st
out of 256 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.4 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 3.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$180K
Rank: 29th
out of 256 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$217 This Provider
Avg $152

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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Kevin G. Bachman
Average for Podiatry 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

Kevin G. Bachman

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 25 different services in 2012
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
865
times performed,
19% of his services

1st 2nd

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

472
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$56,225an average of $65 per time performed $25,085
an average of $29 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Trimming of dystrophic nails, any number

Service Code: G0127
Performed in an office
844
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 4th

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

382
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$37,980an average of $45 per time performed $12,660
an average of $15 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
603
times performed,
14% of his services

3rd 1st

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

379
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$54,270an average of $90 per time performed $28,944
an average of $48 per time performed
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97597
Performed in an office
394
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 12th

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

226
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$29,550an average of $75 per time performed $20,488
an average of $52 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of foot, minimum of 3 views

Service Code: 73630
Performed in an office
369
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 8th

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

260
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$26,568an average of $72 per time performed $8,487
an average of $23 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
334
times performed,
8% of his services

6th 5th

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

334
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,400an average of $100 per time performed $22,712
an average of $68 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
179
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 38th

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

116
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,790an average of $10 per time performed $537
an average of $3 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of nail

Service Code: 11750
Performed in an office
134
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 18th

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

111
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$40,200an average of $300 per time performed $21,306
an average of $159 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of tissue from 6 or more finger or toe nails

Service Code: 11721
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 3rd

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

73
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$4,950an average of $45 per time performed $3,410
an average of $31 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon attachment to bone

Service Code: 20551
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 53rd

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

62
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,550an average of $110 per time performed $4,095
an average of $39 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 77th

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)
$4,860an average of $90 per time performed $1,296
an average of $24 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Separation of nail plate from nail bed

Service Code: 11730
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 19th

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

48
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$7,500an average of $150 per time performed $3,300
an average of $66 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20605
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 32nd

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,700an average of $100 per time performed $1,645
an average of $35 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of skin and tissue first 20 sq cm or less

Service Code: 11042
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 14th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$7,050an average of $150 per time performed $3,572
an average of $76 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone so... +

Injection, betamethasone acetate 3mg and betamethasone sodium phosphate 3mg ×

Service Code: J0702
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.99% of his services

15th 22nd

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$440an average of $10 per time performed $176
an average of $4 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20600
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.99% of his services

16th 30th

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,960an average of $90 per time performed $1,408
an average of $32 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
39
times performed,
0.88% of his services

17th 26th

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: 1.2)
$5,460an average of $140 per time performed $2,613
an average of $67 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.88% of his services

18th 68th

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)
$5,850an average of $150 per time performed $2,808
an average of $72 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of both arms and legs

Service Code: 93922
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.74% of his services

19th 57th

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,465an average of $105 per time performed $2,046
an average of $62 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ankle, 2 views

Service Code: 73600
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.7% of his services

20th 61st

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

31
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,488an average of $48 per time performed $651
an average of $21 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.47% of his services

21st 27th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,625an average of $125 per time performed $1,554
an average of $74 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane +

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle membrane ×

Service Code: 20550
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.36% of his services

22nd 17th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,064an average of $129 per time performed $736
an average of $46 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Closed treatment of broken foot bone

Service Code: 28470
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.34% of his services

23rd Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,600an average of $440 per time performed $2,235
an average of $149 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Fusion of foot joint

Service Code: 28740
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.34% of his services

24th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,600an average of $1,440 per time performed $4,560
an average of $304 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Correction of toe joint deformity

Service Code: 28285
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.27% of his services

25th 88th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,920an average of $910 per time performed $4,488
an average of $374 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 "Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery." 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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