ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Cancel

Treatment Tracker

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $281 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 8 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
964
Rank: 15th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
20,859
Rank: 8th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
21.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 8.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$267K
Rank: 31st
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$277 This Provider
Avg $281

Office Visits

Story image rib

Top Billing

Related story »

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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Joel A. Greenberg
Average for Neurology Providers in Georgia

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.

Individuals

ANDREAS SCHILLING

PETER BRITT

WILLIAM GREENE

LLOYD GOODMAN

DEBORAH CONWAY

Organizations

MEMORIAL HEALTH UNIVERS...

CANDLER HOSPITAL, INC.

Patients saw before

Joel A. Greenberg

Patients saw after

Individuals

JULIA MIKELL

DEBORAH CONWAY

MATHEW DIXON

STEVEN NOVACK

WILLIAM GREENE

Organizations

MEMORIAL HEALTH UNIVERS...

CANDLER HOSPITAL, INC.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 22 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, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
17,900
times performed,
86% of his services

1st 1st

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

27
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$107,400an average of $6 per time performed $71,600
an average of $4 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (m... +

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (movement) function, with f-wave study ×

Service Code: 95903
Performed in an office
395
times performed,
2% of his services

2nd 6th

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

108
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$55,300an average of $140 per time performed $21,725
an average of $55 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) ... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) function ×

Service Code: 95904
Performed in an office
392
times performed,
2% of his services

3rd 4th

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

109
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$39,984an average of $102 per time performed $16,464
an average of $42 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
354
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 3rd

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

278
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$38,586an average of $109 per time performed $15,576
an average of $44 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
341
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 2nd

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

259
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$55,924an average of $164 per time performed $24,552
an average of $72 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
297
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 7th

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

180
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$40,392an average of $136 per time performed $16,038
an average of $54 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
238
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 14th

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

137
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$18,088an average of $76 per time performed $6,902
an average of $29 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
203
times performed,
0.97% of his services

8th 11th

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

125
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$39,788an average of $196 per time performed $15,631
an average of $77 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
195
times performed,
0.93% of his services

9th 9th

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

191
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$61,425an average of $315 per time performed $29,055
an average of $149 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg complete study ×

Service Code: 95886
Performed in an office
111
times performed,
0.53% of his services

10th 17th

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

97
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,640an average of $240 per time performed $7,215
an average of $65 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
98
times performed,
0.47% of his services

11th 15th

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

98
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$31,458an average of $321 per time performed $13,426
an average of $137 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and drowsy ×

Service Code: 95816
Performed in a facility
63
times performed,
0.3% of his services

12th 19th

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

57
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,978an average of $206 per time performed $2,583
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 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.24% of his services

13th 10th

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

46
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,100an average of $222 per time performed $4,950
an average of $99 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles for guidance with injection of chemical for destruction of muscles ×

Service Code: 95874
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.24% of his services

14th 70th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$4,450an average of $89 per time performed $2,250
an average of $45 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and asleep ×

Service Code: 95819
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.14% of his services

15th 27th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,630an average of $221 per time performed $1,260
an average of $42 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.13% of his services

16th 55th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$13,932an average of $516 per time performed $2,781
an average of $103 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
24
times performed,
0.12% of his services

17th 20th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,584an average of $66 per time performed $744
an average of $31 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of nerve conduction patterns of... +

Measurement and recording of nerve conduction patterns of lower leg muscles ×

Service Code: 95934
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.12% of his services

18th 24th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,400an average of $100 per time performed $1,512
an average of $63 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.09% of his services

19th 23rd

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,750an average of $250 per time performed $1,615
an average of $85 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan brain

Service Code: 70551
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.08% of his services

20th 36th

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)
$22,320an average of $1,395 per time performed $4,576
an average of $286 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg limited study ×

Service Code: 95885
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.08% of his services

21st 33rd

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)
$2,400an average of $150 per time performed $656
an average of $41 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.08% of his services

22nd 13th

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)
$4,032an average of $252 per time performed $1,392
an average of $87 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 "Neurology." 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.

Incorrect Info? If you are a provider and you believe your address is incorrect, check the listing you created on the National Provider Identifier registry. If you change your listing, send a note to checkup@propublica.org and we will update your information. If you have other questions about this data, send a note to checkup@propublica.org. Here's a link to Medicare's data on this provider.


Read our methodology.


Credits: Warning icon designed by Stefan Parnarov from the Noun Project.