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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $230 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,649
Rank: 29th
out of 272 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,344
Rank: 123rd
out of 272 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.6 This Provider
Avg 5.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$155K
Rank: 141st
out of 272 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$94 This Provider
Avg $230

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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Michael J. Donahue
Average for Dermatology Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 31 different services in 2013
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Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
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
1,163
times performed,
27% of his services

1st 2nd

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

958
patients got this service, 58% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$105,798an average of $91 per time performed $54,742
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of multiple skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
971
times performed,
22% of his services

2nd 1st

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

269
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$19,643an average of $20 per time performed $4,709
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
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
826
times performed,
19% of his services

3rd 6th

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

607
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$54,169an average of $66 per time performed $21,716
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
654
times performed,
15% of his services

4th 3rd

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

531
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$62,777an average of $96 per time performed $34,073
an average of $52 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
210
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 10th

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

210
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,349an average of $92 per time performed $10,433
an average of $50 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin, tissue, or mouth

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
192
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 4th

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

181
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$22,380an average of $117 per time performed $13,782
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 11th

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

45
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,400an average of $120 per time performed $2,867
an average of $64 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
32
times performed,
0.74% of his services

8th 7th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,840an average of $120 per time performed $2,288
an average of $72 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.62% of his services

9th 8th

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,300an average of $122 per time performed $2,183
an average of $81 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.6% of his services

10th 27th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.73% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,950an average of $75 per time performed $1,014
an average of $39 per time performed
medical
TEMPORARY CODES

All potassium hydroxide (koh) preparations

Service Code: Q0112
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.55% of his services

11th 60th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$250an average of $10 per time performed $139
an average of $6 per time performed

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

Services that begin with a letter come from CMS. All other codes and descriptions of the medical procedures are from the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set, copyright 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.

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