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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $379 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,451
Rank: 91st
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,909
Rank: 213th
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2 This Provider
Avg 4.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$166K
Rank: 276th
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$115 This Provider
Avg $379

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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Timothy G. Kelly
Average for Ophthalmology 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

Timothy G. Kelly

Patients saw after

Individuals

DAVID SUTTON

GAIL CAPEL

PETER ALMIRALL

GEORGE HOLLAND

JUAN ALDRICH

Organizations

J. ARTHUR DOSHER MEMORI...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 11 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
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92014
Performed in an office
957
times performed,
33% of his services

1st 1st

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

884
patients got this service, 61% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$114,840an average of $120 per time performed $72,732
an average of $76 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
871
times performed,
30% of his services

2nd 19th

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

478
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$52,260an average of $60 per time performed $24,388
an average of $28 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92083
Performed in an office
292
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 11th

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

271
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$32,120an average of $110 per time performed $18,104
an average of $62 per time performed
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient ×

Service Code: 92012
Performed in an office
282
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 2nd

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

266
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$23,970an average of $85 per time performed $13,818
an average of $49 per time performed
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of optic nerve of eye

Service Code: 92133
Performed in an office
135
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 14th

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

132
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,125an average of $75 per time performed $4,050
an average of $30 per time performed
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92004
Performed in an office
125
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 16th

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

125
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,500an average of $140 per time performed $11,250
an average of $90 per time performed
MEDICINE

Photography of the retina

Service Code: 92250
Performed in an office
90
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 17th

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

87
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,200an average of $80 per time performed $4,320
an average of $48 per time performed
EYE

Closure of tear duct opening using plug

Service Code: 68761
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 38th

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$18,500an average of $250 per time performed $6,068
an average of $82 per time performed
EYE

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser +

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser ×

Service Code: 66821
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 27th

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

39
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$45,100an average of $1,100 per time performed $9,512
an average of $232 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
31
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 5th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,945an average of $95 per time performed $1,333
an average of $43 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of corneal structure and measurement

Service Code: 76514
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.38% of his services

11th 30th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.76% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$550an average of $50 per time performed $110
an average of $10 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 "Ophthalmology." 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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