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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $112 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
883
Rank: 11th
out of 780 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,772
Rank: 18th
out of 780 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.4 This Provider
Avg 3.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$150K
Rank: 17th
out of 780 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$170 This Provider
Avg $112

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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Elena M. Avila
Average for Physician Assistant, Medical Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 52 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
1,913
times performed,
40% of her services

1st 5th

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

335
patients got this service, 38% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$47,825an average of $25 per time performed $7,327
an average of $4 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
862
times performed,
18% of her services

2nd 10th

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

645
patients got this service, 73% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$58,616an average of $68 per time performed $18,843
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
494
times performed,
10% of her services

3rd 18th

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

396
patients got this service, 45% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$49,400an average of $100 per time performed $19,661
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin, tissue, or mouth

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
356
times performed,
7% of her services

4th 34th

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

280
patients got this service, 32% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$49,484an average of $139 per time performed $21,609
an average of $61 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
260
times performed,
5% of her services

5th 1st

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

257
patients got this service, 29% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$24,180an average of $93 per time performed $11,778
an average of $45 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of multiple skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
151
times performed,
3% of her services

6th 90th

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

113
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$52,850an average of $350 per time performed $15,089
an average of $100 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
124
times performed,
3% of her services

7th 16th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,240an average of $10 per time performed $128
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 1... +

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

Service Code: 99201
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
2% of her services

8th 86th

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

91
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,370an average of $70 per time performed $1,835
an average of $20 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
86
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 69th

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

63
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,246an average of $61 per time performed $1,754
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
1% of her services

10th 41st

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

45
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,752an average of $152 per time performed $3,156
an average of $62 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
48
times performed,
1% of her services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

41
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,960an average of $270 per time performed $4,895
an average of $102 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
32
times performed,
0.67% of her services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,246an average of $351 per time performed $2,667
an average of $83 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 centimeters to 7.5 centimeters) of f... +

Repair of wound (2.6 centimeters to 7.5 centimeters) of forehead, cheeks, chin, mouth, neck, underarms, genitals, hands, or feet ×

Service Code: 13132
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.67% of her services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,920an average of $685 per time performed $9,744
an average of $305 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
31
times performed,
0.65% of her services

14th 14th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$915an average of $30 per time performed $374
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 centimeters to 7.5 centimeters) of t... +

Repair of wound (2.6 centimeters to 7.5 centimeters) of trunk ×

Service Code: 13101
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.59% of her services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,040an average of $430 per time performed $7,019
an average of $251 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 centimeters to 7.5 centimeters) of s... +

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

Service Code: 13121
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.52% of her services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,000an average of $480 per time performed $6,648
an average of $266 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
20
times performed,
0.42% of her services

17th 44th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,300an average of $115 per time performed $878
an average of $44 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
17
times performed,
0.36% of her services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,185an average of $305 per time performed $1,726
an average of $102 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
14
times performed,
0.29% of her services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,280an average of $234 per time performed $795
an average of $57 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant o... +

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant or malignant skin growths ×

Service Code: 96567
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.29% of her services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,570an average of $255 per time performed $998
an average of $71 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Aminolevulinic acid hcl for topical administration, 20%, ... +

Aminolevulinic acid hcl for topical administration, 20%, single unit dosage form (354 mg) ×

Service Code: J7308
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.29% of her services

21st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,901an average of $207 per time performed $1,782
an average of $127 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of up to 15 skin tags

Service Code: 11200
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.25% of her services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,476an average of $123 per time performed $534
an average of $44 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

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.

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