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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $233 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
764
Rank: 345th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
25,006
Rank: 29th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
32.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$425K
Rank: 52nd
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$556 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $233

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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Charles B. Herring
Average for Internal Medicine 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

Charles B. Herring

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 112 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
TEMPORARY CODES

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine conce... +

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9967
Performed in an office
2,400
times performed,
10% of his services

1st 6th

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,400an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
2,189
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

488
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$39,402an average of $18 per time performed $6,567
an average of $3 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
1,236
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

423
patients got this service, 55% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$139,668an average of $113 per time performed $60,564
an average of $49 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
1,021
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 33rd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$35,735an average of $35 per time performed $12,252
an average of $12 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
984
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 1st

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

408
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$182,040an average of $185 per time performed $68,880
an average of $70 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
893
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 18th

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

180
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$65,189an average of $73 per time performed $14,288
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
717
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 7th

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

373
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$35,133an average of $49 per time performed $7,887
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
656
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 32nd

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

67
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$13,776an average of $21 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
649
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 31st

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

298
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$20,768an average of $32 per time performed $2,596
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) level

Service Code: 82947
Performed in an office
627
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 62nd

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

228
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$20,064an average of $32 per time performed $1,881
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
622
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 96th

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

282
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$24,258an average of $39 per time performed $1,866
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test panel for electrolytes (sodium potassium, chlo... +

Blood test panel for electrolytes (sodium potassium, chloride, carbon dioxide) ×

Service Code: 80051
Performed in an office
550
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 151st

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

248
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$29,150an average of $53 per time performed $2,200
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urea nitrogen level to assess kidney function

Service Code: 84520
Performed in an office
534
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 110th

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

272
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$18,690an average of $35 per time performed $1,068
an average of $2 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
491
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 17th

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

314
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$45,663an average of $93 per time performed $11,293
an average of $23 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
480
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 35th

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

59
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
8.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$10,080an average of $21 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
478
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 42nd

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

312
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$36,806an average of $77 per time performed $6,214
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
440
times performed,
2% of his services

17th 12th

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

198
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$39,160an average of $89 per time performed $6,160
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgot), level

Service Code: 84450
Performed in an office
391
times performed,
2% of his services

18th 89th

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

244
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$14,076an average of $36 per time performed $782
an average of $2 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver enzyme (sgpt), level

Service Code: 84460
Performed in an office
373
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 81st

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

238
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$14,174an average of $38 per time performed $1,119
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
359
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 23rd

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

332
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$40,208an average of $112 per time performed $4,667
an average of $13 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
345
times performed,
1% of his services

21st 24th

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

243
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$90,735an average of $263 per time performed $33,810
an average of $98 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ldl cholesterol level

Service Code: 83721
Performed in an office
332
times performed,
1% of his services

22nd 49th

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

273
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$14,940an average of $45 per time performed $4,316
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Calcium level

Service Code: 82310
Performed in an office
325
times performed,
1% of his services

23rd 268th

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

177
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$12,350an average of $38 per time performed $1,300
an average of $4 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, testosterone cypionate, 1 cc, 200 mg

Service Code: J1080
Performed in an office
314
times performed,
1% of his services

24th 118th

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
8.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 7)
$12,874an average of $41 per time performed $1,570
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
312
times performed,
1% of his services

25th 50th

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

194
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$56,784an average of $182 per time performed $12,792
an average of $41 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
300
times performed,
1% of his services

26th 77th

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

67
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,000an average of $30 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
297
times performed,
1% of his services

27th 13th

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

291
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,177an average of $41 per time performed $6,831
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle in... +

Creatinine level to test for kidney function or muscle injury ×

Service Code: 82570
Performed in an office
272
times performed,
1% of his services

28th 51st

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

172
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$13,056an average of $48 per time performed $1,904
an average of $7 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
272
times performed,
1% of his services

29th 101st

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

272
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,680an average of $65 per time performed $8,432
an average of $31 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
253
times performed,
1% of his services

30th 9th

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

236
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$26,059an average of $103 per time performed $3,036
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
250
times performed,
1% of his services

31st 20th

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

164
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,000an average of $20 per time performed $1,500
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hdl cholesterol level

Service Code: 83718
Performed in an office
226
times performed,
0.9% of his services

32nd 239th

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

205
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,334an average of $59 per time performed $2,486
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cholesterol level

Service Code: 82465
Performed in an office
225
times performed,
0.9% of his services

33rd 139th

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

204
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$8,775an average of $39 per time performed $675
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ibandronate sodium (boniva), 1 mg

Service Code: J1740
Performed in an office
222
times performed,
0.89% of his services

34th 280th

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$93,906an average of $423 per time performed $26,196
an average of $118 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
203
times performed,
0.81% of his services

35th 69th

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

138
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$14,413an average of $71 per time performed $1,624
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
190
times performed,
0.76% of his services

36th 36th

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

140
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$19,570an average of $103 per time performed $1,520
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
189
times performed,
0.76% of his services

37th 8th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
8.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$3,024an average of $16 per time performed $945
an average of $5 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
180
times performed,
0.72% of his services

38th 43rd

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$8,460an average of $47 per time performed $180
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
155
times performed,
0.62% of his services

39th 97th

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

96
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$8,835an average of $57 per time performed $1,395
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
153
times performed,
0.61% of his services

40th 106th

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

95
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$16,371an average of $107 per time performed $1,836
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phosphatase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 84075
Performed in an office
150
times performed,
0.6% of his services

41st 224th

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

142
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$5,400an average of $36 per time performed $450
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
149
times performed,
0.6% of his services

42nd 92nd

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

94
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$15,645an average of $105 per time performed $2,831
an average of $19 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
146
times performed,
0.58% of his services

43rd 5th

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

56
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$39,274an average of $269 per time performed $11,242
an average of $77 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
142
times performed,
0.57% of his services

44th 107th

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

116
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,106an average of $43 per time performed $710
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bilirubin level

Service Code: 82247
Performed in an office
141
times performed,
0.56% of his services

45th 250th

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

135
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$5,499an average of $39 per time performed $423
an average of $3 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Spine scanning x-ray done with bone density measurement f... +

Spine scanning x-ray done with bone density measurement for spine compression ×

Service Code: 77082
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
0.56% of his services

46th 185th

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

138
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,869an average of $71 per time performed $2,780
an average of $20 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
138
times performed,
0.55% of his services

47th 68th

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

136
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,974an average of $123 per time performed $8,970
an average of $65 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine calcium level

Service Code: 82340
Performed in an office
136
times performed,
0.54% of his services

48th Alert

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

99
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,704an average of $64 per time performed $952
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
136
times performed,
0.54% of his services

49th 126th

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

77
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$8,024an average of $59 per time performed $1,496
an average of $11 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
0.5% of his services

50th 71st

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

124
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,914an average of $39 per time performed $2,898
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
125
times performed,
0.5% of his services

51st 10th

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

113
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$9,375an average of $75 per time performed $1,375
an average of $11 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
0.49% of his services

52nd 70th

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

123
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$53,751an average of $437 per time performed $7,257
an average of $59 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
103
times performed,
0.41% of his services

53rd 72nd

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

103
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,566an average of $122 per time performed $2,678
an average of $26 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
0.4% of his services

54th 80th

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

100
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,040an average of $40 per time performed $1,818
an average of $18 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, imm... +

Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, immunoassay, 1-3 simultaneous ×

Service Code: G0328
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
0.38% of his services

55th 112th

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

96
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,360an average of $35 per time performed $2,208
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin measurement

Service Code: 85018
Performed in an office
94
times performed,
0.38% of his services

56th 147th

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

70
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,538an average of $27 per time performed $282
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell concentration measurement

Service Code: 85014
Performed in an office
94
times performed,
0.38% of his services

57th 265th

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

70
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,538an average of $27 per time performed $282
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Strep test (streptococcus, group a)

Service Code: 87880
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
0.37% of his services

58th 188th

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

86
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,859an average of $63 per time performed $1,488
an average of $16 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
90
times performed,
0.36% of his services

59th 130th

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

56
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,160an average of $24 per time performed $270
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, testosterone cypionate, up to 100 mg

Service Code: J1070
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
0.32% of his services

60th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,701an average of $21 per time performed $162
an average of $2 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
77
times performed,
0.31% of his services

61st 40th

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

65
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,625an average of $125 per time performed $1,463
an average of $19 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 80 mg

Service Code: J1040
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
0.24% of his services

62nd 83rd

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

48
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,318an average of $38 per time performed $305
an average of $5 per time performed
MEDICINE

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to ... +

Respiratory inhaled pressure or nonpressure treatment to relieve airway obstruction or for sputum specimen ×

Service Code: 94640
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.24% of his services

63rd 153rd

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

49
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,130an average of $70 per time performed $708
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, d... +

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.24% of his services

64th 211th

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$12,154an average of $206 per time performed $2,183
an average of $37 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.23% of his services

65th 90th

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

36
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,030an average of $35 per time performed $174
an average of $3 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
55
times performed,
0.22% of his services

66th 4th

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

37
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$9,680an average of $176 per time performed $2,970
an average of $54 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
0.22% of his services

67th 100th

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

35
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$12,980an average of $236 per time performed $2,640
an average of $48 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed... +

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94060
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.2% of his services

68th 136th

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

47
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,550an average of $171 per time performed $2,000
an average of $40 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.19% of his services

69th 93rd

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

48
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$66,528an average of $1,386 per time performed $6,336
an average of $132 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.19% of his services

70th 82nd

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

45
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,815an average of $145 per time performed $987
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for influenza virus

Service Code: 87804
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.18% of his services

71st 172nd

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,472an average of $32 per time performed $736
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.17% of his services

72nd 232nd

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,940an average of $70 per time performed $462
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87184
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.17% of his services

73rd 310th

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,184an average of $52 per time performed $420
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Triglycerides level

Service Code: 84478
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.17% of his services

74th 221st

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,428an average of $34 per time performed $126
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Amylase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 82150
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.14% of his services

75th 243rd

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,764an average of $49 per time performed $324
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lipase (fat enzyme) level

Service Code: 83690
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.14% of his services

76th 330th

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,872an average of $52 per time performed $360
an average of $10 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.14% of his services

77th 142nd

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

33
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,225an average of $35 per time performed $105
an average of $3 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
34
times performed,
0.14% of his services

78th 19th

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

28
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,500an average of $250 per time performed $2,720
an average of $80 per time performed
ADMINISTRATIVE

Technetium tc-99m sestamibi, diagnostic, per study dose

Service Code: A9500
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.14% of his services

79th 123rd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,740an average of $110 per time performed $2,856
an average of $84 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.13% of his services

80th 111th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,640an average of $145 per time performed $832
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Testosterone (hormone) level

Service Code: 84403
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.13% of his services

81st 198th

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,920an average of $185 per time performed $1,184
an average of $37 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exha... +

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exhaled air capacity ×

Service Code: 94010
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.12% of his services

82nd 129th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,472an average of $112 per time performed $775
an average of $25 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.11% of his services

83rd 44th

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$702an average of $26 per time performed $351
an average of $13 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
25
times performed,
0.1% of his services

84th 39th

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$3,325an average of $133 per time performed $725
an average of $29 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.09% of his services

85th 162nd

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,726an average of $162 per time performed $1,357
an average of $59 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, garamycin, gentamicin, up to 80 mg

Service Code: J1580
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.08% of his services

86th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$441an average of $21 per time performed $21
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated white blood cell count

Service Code: 85048
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.08% of his services

87th Alert

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 his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$551an average of $29 per time performed $76
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Rheumatoid factor analysis

Service Code: 86430
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.08% of his services

88th Alert

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,083an average of $57 per time performed $152
an average of $8 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan head or brain

Service Code: 70450
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.07% of his services

89th 266th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,036an average of $502 per time performed $1,872
an average of $104 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood count, automated test

Service Code: 85045
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.07% of his services

90th Alert

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 his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$595an average of $35 per time performed $102
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.07% of his services

91st 79th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$867an average of $51 per time performed $68
an average of $4 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing of 48-hour ekg

Service Code: 93225
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.07% of his services

92nd 376th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,910an average of $230 per time performed $323
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.07% of his services

93rd 25th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$391an average of $23 per time performed $51
an average of $3 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
16
times performed,
0.06% of his services

94th 127th

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)
$5,744an average of $359 per time performed $2,032
an average of $127 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for mononucleosis (mono)

Service Code: 86308
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.06% of his services

95th 520th

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: 1.1)
$720an average of $45 per time performed $112
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level +

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level ×

Service Code: 83880
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.06% of his services

96th 140th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,160an average of $260 per time performed $768
an average of $48 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.06% of his services

97th 154th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,832an average of $1,802 per time performed $5,040
an average of $315 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.06% of his services

98th 134th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,175an average of $145 per time performed $435
an average of $29 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Insulin measurement

Service Code: 83525
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.06% of his services

99th 263rd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,395an average of $93 per time performed $240
an average of $16 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 20 mg

Service Code: J1020
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.06% of his services

100th 230th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$315an average of $21 per time performed $30
an average of $2 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Nasal smear for eosinophils (allergy related white blood ... +

Nasal smear for eosinophils (allergy related white blood cells) ×

Service Code: 89190
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.06% of his services

101st Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$855an average of $57 per time performed $105
an average of $7 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of head and neck

Service Code: 76536
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.06% of his services

102nd 234th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,835an average of $189 per time performed $990
an average of $66 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.06% of his services

103rd 546th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$504an average of $36 per time performed $42
an average of $3 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, minimum of 4 views

Service Code: 72110
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.06% of his services

104th 255th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,450an average of $175 per time performed $490
an average of $35 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician supervision, interpretation, and report ×

Service Code: 93015
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.06% of his services

105th 149th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,322an average of $523 per time performed $896
an average of $64 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.06% of his services

106th 385th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,550an average of $325 per time performed $238
an average of $17 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Coagulation function measurement

Service Code: 85379
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.05% of his services

107th 324th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$988an average of $76 per time performed $169
an average of $13 per time performed
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of the anus using an endoscope

Service Code: 46600
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.05% of his services

108th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,444an average of $188 per time performed $845
an average of $65 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Imaging of abdomen

Service Code: 74020
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.05% of his services

109th 462nd

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,016an average of $168 per time performed $276
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on ... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.05% of his services

110th 114th

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)
$7,860an average of $655 per time performed $1,596
an average of $133 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82553
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.04% of his services

111th 308th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$792an average of $72 per time performed $165
an average of $15 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Troponin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 84484
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.04% of his services

112th 327th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,232an average of $112 per time performed $143
an average of $13 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 "Internal Medicine." 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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