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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $759 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 49 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
500
Rank: 2nd
out of 13 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
207,030
Rank: 1st
out of 13 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
414.1 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 48.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.74M
Rank: 1st
out of 13 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$3,485 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $759

Office Visits

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Top Billing

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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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Ananda Walaliyadda
Average for Rheumatology Providers in Idaho

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

Ananda Walaliyadda

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 42 different services in 2012
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
DRUGS

Injection, tocilizumab (actemra), 1 mg

Service Code: J3262
Performed in an office
132,401
times performed,
64% of his services

1st Alert

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

37
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
7.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$794,406an average of $6 per time performed $397,203
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, certolizumab pegol, 1 mg

Service Code: J0718
Performed in an office
44,400
times performed,
21% of his services

2nd Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$266,400an average of $6 per time performed $177,600
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, infliximab (remicade), 10 mg

Service Code: J1745
Performed in an office
15,632
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd Alert

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

80
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,485,040an average of $95 per time performed $797,232
an average of $51 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, abatacept (orencia), 10 mg

Service Code: J0129
Performed in an office
8,225
times performed,
4% of his services

4th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
5.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$287,875an average of $35 per time performed $139,825
an average of $17 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
788
times performed,
0.38% of his services

5th Alert

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

94
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$78,800an average of $100 per time performed $17,336
an average of $22 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
548
times performed,
0.26% of his services

6th Alert

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

145
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$156,728an average of $286 per time performed $52,608
an average of $96 per time performed
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
546
times performed,
0.26% of his services

7th 9th

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

102
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$8,190an average of $15 per time performed $546
an average of $1 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
455
times performed,
0.22% of his services

8th 5th

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

287
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$81,900an average of $180 per time performed $32,760
an average of $72 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
425
times performed,
0.21% of his services

9th Alert

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

123
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,625an average of $25 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Measurement of antibody for assessment of autoimmune disorder ×

Service Code: 86235
Performed in an office
336
times performed,
0.16% of his services

10th Alert

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

47
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,144an average of $54 per time performed $8,064
an average of $24 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of leg or arm

Service Code: 76881
Performed in an office
276
times performed,
0.13% of his services

11th Alert

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

170
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$75,900an average of $275 per time performed $24,288
an average of $88 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
273
times performed,
0.13% of his services

12th Alert

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

53
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$54,600an average of $200 per time performed $14,196
an average of $52 per time performed
MEDICINE

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the ski... +

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96401
Performed in an office
221
times performed,
0.11% of his services

13th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$38,675an average of $175 per time performed $11,713
an average of $53 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretatio... +

Ultrasonic guidance imaging supervision and interpretation for insertion of needle ×

Service Code: 76942
Performed in an office
205
times performed,
0.1% of his services

14th Alert

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

143
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$82,000an average of $400 per time performed $30,545
an average of $149 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
194
times performed,
0.09% of his services

15th 6th

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

150
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$3,492an average of $18 per time performed $582
an average of $3 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

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

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

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
163
times performed,
0.08% of his services

16th 28th

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

113
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$28,525an average of $175 per time performed $8,150
an average of $50 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
162
times performed,
0.08% of his services

17th Alert

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

135
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,430an average of $15 per time performed $486
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ibandronate sodium (boniva), 1 mg

Service Code: J1740
Performed in an office
153
times performed,
0.07% of his services

18th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$28,611an average of $187 per time performed $18,054
an average of $118 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
0.07% of his services

19th Alert

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

143
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$36,260an average of $245 per time performed $15,096
an average of $102 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
137
times performed,
0.07% of his services

20th 13th

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

110
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$17,125an average of $125 per time performed $6,850
an average of $50 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
135
times performed,
0.07% of his services

21st Alert

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

119
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,400an average of $40 per time performed $2,295
an average of $17 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
0.06% of his services

22nd Alert

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

114
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,275an average of $25 per time performed $655
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
0.06% of his services

23rd Alert

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

103
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,585an average of $35 per time performed $1,703
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
0.06% of his services

24th 8th

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

101
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$4,352an average of $34 per time performed $1,408
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Analysis of substance using immunoassay technique

Service Code: 83516
Performed in an office
104
times performed,
0.05% of his services

25th Alert

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

53
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,176an average of $69 per time performed $1,560
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

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

Service Code: 86140
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
0.04% of his services

26th Alert

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

86
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,392an average of $26 per time performed $644
an average of $7 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid (reclast), 1 mg

Service Code: J3488
Performed in an office
90
times performed,
0.04% of his services

27th Alert

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$27,000an average of $300 per time performed $15,930
an average of $177 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.03% of his services

28th Alert

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

49
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$988an average of $19 per time performed $156
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Rheumatoid factor level

Service Code: 86431
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.02% of his services

29th Alert

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

51
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,530an average of $30 per time performed $408
an average of $8 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, d... +

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
0.02% of his services

30th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,610an average of $110 per time performed $2,040
an average of $40 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of antibody for rheumatoid arthritis assessment +

Measurement of antibody for rheumatoid arthritis assessment ×

Service Code: 86200
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.02% of his services

31st Alert

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

50
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,100an average of $82 per time performed $900
an average of $18 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of dna antibody

Service Code: 86226
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.02% of his services

32nd Alert

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

48
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,744an average of $56 per time performed $784
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of dna antibody

Service Code: 86225
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.02% of his services

33rd Alert

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

47
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,544an average of $53 per time performed $912
an average of $19 per time performed
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
43
times performed,
0.02% of his services

34th Alert

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

42
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$774an average of $18 per time performed $172
an average of $4 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of arm or leg

Service Code: 76882
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.02% of his services

35th Alert

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

31
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,300an average of $175 per time performed $936
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.02% of his services

36th Alert

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

32
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$693an average of $21 per time performed $165
an average of $5 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
26
times performed,
0.01% of his services

37th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,380an average of $130 per time performed $1,040
an average of $40 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.01% of his services

38th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,625an average of $345 per time performed $3,525
an average of $141 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 20 mg

Service Code: J1020
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.01% of his services

39th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$176an average of $8 per time performed $44
an average of $2 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Skin test for tuberculosis

Service Code: 86580
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.01% of his services

40th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$510an average of $30 per time performed $102
an average of $6 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
15
times performed,
0.01% of his services

41st Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,175an average of $145 per time performed $615
an average of $41 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

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

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.01% of his services

42nd Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$520an average of $40 per time performed $195
an average of $15 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 "Specialist." 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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