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UNIVERSITY PATHOLOGISTS

6431 FANNIN ST MSB 2.136, HOUSTON, TX, 77030 | (713) 500-5301

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $281 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 22 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
780
Rank: 106th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,285
Rank: 134th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.9 This Provider
Avg 22.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$180K
Rank: 97th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$231 This Provider
Avg $281

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 38 different services in 2015
(16 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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Drug Services
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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
442
times performed,
19% of services

1st 9th

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

207
patients got this service, 27% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$130,390.00an average of $295.00 per time performed $24,981.84
an average of $56.52 per time performed
medical

Detection test for human papillomavirus (hpv)

Service Code: 87624
Performed in an office
284
times performed,
12% of services

2nd 128th

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

280
patients got this service, 36% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$54,255.36an average of $191.04 per time performed $13,197.48
an average of $46.47 per time performed
medical

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue

Service Code: 88341
Performed in an office
237
times performed,
10% of services

3rd 79th

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

86
patients got this service, 11% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$36,972.00an average of $156.00 per time performed $12,684.24
an average of $53.52 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Screening cytopathology, cervical or vaginal (any reporti... +

Screening cytopathology, cervical or vaginal (any reporting system), collected in preservative fluid, automated thin layer preparation, with screening by automated system and manual rescreening under physician supervision ×

Service Code: G0145
Performed in an office
227
times performed,
10% of services

4th 101st

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

226
patients got this service, 29% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,252.00an average of $76.00 per time performed $8,019.91
an average of $35.33 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Surgical pathology, gross and microscopic examinations, f... +

Surgical pathology, gross and microscopic examinations, for prostate needle biopsy, any method ×

Service Code: G0416
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
6% of services

5th 319th

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

130
patients got this service, 17% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$386,450.00an average of $2,950.00 per time performed $66,982.92
an average of $511.32 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique

Service Code: 88342
Performed in an office
120
times performed,
5% of services

6th 69th

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

83
patients got this service, 11% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,720.00an average of $156.00 per time performed $8,610.00
an average of $71.75 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test

Service Code: 88175
Performed in an office
73
times performed,
3% of services

7th 136th

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

71
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,548.00an average of $76.00 per time performed $2,508.28
an average of $34.36 per time performed
medical

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue

Service Code: 88344
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
3% of services

8th 441st

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

51
patients got this service, 7% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,608.00an average of $156.00 per time performed $6,303.60
an average of $92.70 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for candida species (yeast)

Service Code: 87480
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
3% of services

9th 380th

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

62
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,460.00an average of $84.00 per time performed $1,738.10
an average of $26.74 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for gardnerella vaginalis (bacteria)

Service Code: 87510
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
3% of services

10th 379th

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

62
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,460.00an average of $84.00 per time performed $1,738.10
an average of $26.74 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for trichomonas vaginalis (genital parasite) +

Detection test for trichomonas vaginalis (genital parasite) ×

Service Code: 87660
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
3% of services

11th 382nd

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

62
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,459.84an average of $85.31 per time performed $1,711.36
an average of $26.74 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation an... +

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88173
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
3% of services

12th 287th

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

47
patients got this service, 6% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,800.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $7,098.29
an average of $120.31 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test

Service Code: 88177
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
2% of services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

28
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,050.00an average of $110.00 per time performed $1,344.20
an average of $24.44 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
2% of services

14th 53rd

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,375.00an average of $75.00 per time performed $2,378.70
an average of $52.86 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for chlamydia

Service Code: 87491
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
2% of services

15th 257th

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

40
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,300.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $1,965.60
an average of $46.80 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for neisseria gonorrhoeae (gonorrhoeae bac... +

Detection test for neisseria gonorrhoeae (gonorrhoeae bacteria) ×

Service Code: 87591
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
2% of services

16th 260th

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

40
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,300.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $1,965.60
an average of $46.80 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
2% of services

17th 138th

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

35
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,190.00an average of $210.00 per time performed $1,386.45
an average of $35.55 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate

Service Code: 88172
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
1% of services

18th 509th

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,270.00an average of $155.00 per time performed $1,536.12
an average of $45.18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
1% of services

19th 93rd

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,045.00an average of $105.00 per time performed $2,185.44
an average of $75.36 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Screening cytopathology, cervical or vaginal (any reporti... +

Screening cytopathology, cervical or vaginal (any reporting system), collected in preservative fluid, automated thin layer preparation, requiring interpretation by physician ×

Service Code: G0124
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
1% of services

20th 312th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,125.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $808.25
an average of $32.33 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test (pap smear)

Service Code: 88141
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.83% of services

21st 282nd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,615.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $491.15
an average of $25.85 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Surgical pathology consultation and report

Service Code: 88321
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.7% of services

22nd 366th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,360.00an average of $210.00 per time performed $1,228.16
an average of $76.76 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 2015 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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