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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 2012.
They performed about 8 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
518
Rank: 93rd
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
10,829
Rank: 26th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
20.9 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 8.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$150K
Rank: 89th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$289 This Provider
Avg $281

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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Andrei I. Serbanescu
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.

Patients saw before

Andrei I. Serbanescu

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 19 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
9,200
times performed,
85% of his services

1st 1st

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

26
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$55,200an average of $6 per time performed $36,800
an average of $4 per time performed
ADMINISTRATIVE

Injection, gadobutrol (gadavist), 0.1 ml

Service Code: A9585
Performed in an office
344
times performed,
3% of his services

2nd 29th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,376an average of $4 per time performed $344
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
332
times performed,
3% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

206
patients got this service, 40% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$37,516an average of $113 per time performed $23,904
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
140
times performed,
1% of his services

4th 7th

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

94
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$9,940an average of $71 per time performed $7,840
an average of $56 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
104
times performed,
0.96% of his services

5th 9th

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

104
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,384an average of $196 per time performed $15,808
an average of $152 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
83
times performed,
0.77% of his services

6th 3rd

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

43
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$6,557an average of $79 per time performed $4,150
an average of $50 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 a facility
68
times performed,
0.63% of his services

7th 26th

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

23
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,828an average of $71 per time performed $1,700
an average of $25 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 a facility
65
times performed,
0.6% of his services

8th 22nd

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

23
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,510an average of $54 per time performed $910
an average of $14 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
60
times performed,
0.55% of his services

9th 14th

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

46
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,280an average of $38 per time performed $1,860
an average of $31 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
58
times performed,
0.54% of his services

10th 6th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,466an average of $77 per time performed $2,726
an average of $47 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
50
times performed,
0.46% of his services

11th 13th

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

50
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,250an average of $165 per time performed $5,900
an average of $118 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan brain

Service Code: 70551
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.45% of his services

12th 36th

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

40
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,179an average of $371 per time performed $11,956
an average of $244 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
49
times performed,
0.45% of his services

13th 27th

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

48
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,811an average of $139 per time performed $2,009
an average of $41 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
46
times performed,
0.42% of his services

14th 4th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,668an average of $58 per time performed $1,656
an average of $36 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of brain before and after contrast

Service Code: 70553
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.38% of his services

15th 50th

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

40
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,500an average of $500 per time performed $12,956
an average of $316 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on one side of face ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.37% of his services

16th 54th

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$6,920an average of $173 per time performed $5,240
an average of $131 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.24% of his services

17th 55th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$4,186an average of $161 per time performed $2,938
an average of $113 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation or inpatient care high severity, 55 ... +

Hospital observation or inpatient care high severity, 55 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99236
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.19% of his services

18th Alert

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,557an average of $217 per time performed $3,507
an average of $167 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
15
times performed,
0.14% of his services

19th 17th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,515an average of $101 per time performed $900
an average of $60 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of upper spinal canal

Service Code: 72141
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.13% of his services

20th 85th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,178an average of $227 per time performed $1,764
an average of $126 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 a facility
12
times performed,
0.11% of his services

21st 58th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,200an average of $100 per time performed $456
an average of $38 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of lower spinal canal

Service Code: 72148
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.11% of his services

22nd 100th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,340an average of $195 per time performed $1,584
an average of $132 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.

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