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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $284 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
921
Rank: 20th
out of 248 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
21,394
Rank: 11th
out of 248 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
23.2 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 9.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$364K
Rank: 13th
out of 248 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$395 This Provider
Avg $284

Note: About 22% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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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Brian W. Mitchell
Average for Neurology Providers in Georgia

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 77 different services in 2013
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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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, onabotulinumtoxina, 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
18,810
times performed,
88% of his services

1st 1st

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

34
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$199,386an average of $11 per time performed $79,566
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
544
times performed,
3% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

392
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$95,200an average of $175 per time performed $38,727
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
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
409
times performed,
2% of his services

3rd 10th

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

310
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$105,113an average of $257 per time performed $38,933
an average of $95 per time performed
medical
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
149
times performed,
0.7% of his services

4th 11th

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

149
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$55,428an average of $372 per time performed $20,997
an average of $141 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan brain

Service Code: 70551
Performed in an office
134
times performed,
0.63% of his services

5th 25th

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

127
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$201,000an average of $1,500 per time performed $37,164
an average of $277 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
0.6% of his services

6th 4th

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

115
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$14,208an average of $111 per time performed $6,150
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 95886
Performed in an office
113
times performed,
0.53% of his services

7th 15th

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

97
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$25,425an average of $225 per time performed $6,938
an average of $61 per time performed
medical
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
74
times performed,
0.35% of his services

8th 5th

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

53
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$9,028an average of $122 per time performed $3,838
an average of $52 per time performed
medical
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
70
times performed,
0.33% of his services

9th 8th

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

67
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,010an average of $343 per time performed $9,883
an average of $141 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of upper spinal canal

Service Code: 72141
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.3% of his services

10th 80th

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

65
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$104,000an average of $1,600 per time performed $15,207
an average of $234 per time performed
medical
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
62
times performed,
0.29% of his services

11th 9th

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

46
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$11,470an average of $185 per time performed $4,719
an average of $76 per time performed
medical
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
53
times performed,
0.25% of his services

12th 12th

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

53
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,529an average of $293 per time performed $5,773
an average of $109 per time performed
medical
NA

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial and neck ... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial and neck nerve muscles ×

Service Code: 64615
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.23% of his services

13th 98th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$49,000an average of $1,000 per time performed $4,880
an average of $100 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mra scan of head blood vessels

Service Code: 70544
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.2% of his services

14th 117th

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$68,800an average of $1,600 per time performed $10,790
an average of $251 per time performed
medical
NA

Nerve transmission studies, 3-4 studies

Service Code: 95908
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.2% of his services

15th 75th

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

42
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,600an average of $800 per time performed $3,287
an average of $78 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or torso muscles ×

Service Code: 64614
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.19% of his services

16th 93rd

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$20,500an average of $500 per time performed $5,713
an average of $139 per time performed
medical
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
39
times performed,
0.18% of his services

17th 48th

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$3,510an average of $90 per time performed $2,113
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of brain before and after contrast

Service Code: 70553
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.15% of his services

18th 44th

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

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$70,400an average of $2,200 per time performed $12,756
an average of $399 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of head and neck vessel blood flow (o... +

Ultrasound scanning of head and neck vessel blood flow (outside the brain) ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.15% of his services

19th 40th

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

32
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,800an average of $525 per time performed $4,085
an average of $128 per time performed
medical
NA

Nerve transmission studies, 7-8 studies

Service Code: 95910
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.14% of his services

20th 35th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$46,400an average of $1,600 per time performed $3,738
an average of $129 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of lower spinal canal

Service Code: 72148
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.12% of his services

21st 104th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$40,000an average of $1,600 per time performed $5,992
an average of $240 per time performed
medical
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
22
times performed,
0.1% of his services

22nd 27th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,070an average of $185 per time performed $908
an average of $41 per time performed
medical
NA

Nerve transmission studies, 5-6 studies

Service Code: 95909
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.1% of his services

23rd 34th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,400an average of $1,200 per time performed $2,272
an average of $103 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.09% of his services

24th 3rd

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$722an average of $38 per time performed $358
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.09% of his services

25th 26th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$13,300an average of $700 per time performed $2,995
an average of $158 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mra scan of neck blood vessels before and after contrast +

Mra scan of neck blood vessels before and after contrast ×

Service Code: 70549
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.08% of his services

26th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$36,000an average of $2,000 per time performed $7,747
an average of $430 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.08% of his services

27th 39th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$25an average of $1 per time performed $14
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, greater occipital nerve

Service Code: 64405
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.08% of his services

28th 112th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,230an average of $235 per time performed $1,299
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
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
16
times performed,
0.07% of his services

29th 17th

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)
$2,800an average of $175 per time performed $684
an average of $43 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mra scan of neck blood vessels

Service Code: 70547
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.07% of his services

30th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$24,000an average of $1,600 per time performed $4,224
an average of $282 per time performed
medical
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
14
times performed,
0.07% of his services

31st 19th

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)
$3,444an average of $246 per time performed $1,372
an average of $98 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Mri scan of middle spinal canal

Service Code: 72146
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.06% of his services

32nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$22,750an average of $1,750 per time performed $3,289
an average of $253 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 95885
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.06% of his services

33rd 31st

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,625an average of $125 per time performed $576
an average of $44 per time performed
medical
NA

Nerve transmission studies, 9-10 studies

Service Code: 95911
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

34th 30th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,000an average of $2,000 per time performed $1,770
an average of $147 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

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