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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $228 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,447
Rank: 33rd
out of 277 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,960
Rank: 89th
out of 277 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.4 This Provider
Avg 5.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$170K
Rank: 111th
out of 277 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$117 This Provider
Avg $228

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 25 different services in 2014
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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
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
1,721
times performed,
35% of his services

1st 1st

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

380
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$34,799an average of $20 per time performed $12,133
an average of $7 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
1,293
times performed,
26% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

1,004
patients got this service, 69% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$117,456an average of $91 per time performed $60,551
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
695
times performed,
14% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

562
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$66,623an average of $96 per time performed $32,380
an average of $47 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
379
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 7th

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

324
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$24,881an average of $66 per time performed $10,946
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
204
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 4th

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

187
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$23,640an average of $116 per time performed $14,421
an average of $71 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
135
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 11th

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

135
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,330an average of $91 per time performed $6,398
an average of $47 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
72
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 5th

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

71
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,820an average of $123 per time performed $5,460
an average of $76 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 8th

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

57
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,020an average of $123 per time performed $4,390
an average of $77 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
56
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 10th

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

56
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,780an average of $121 per time performed $4,225
an average of $75 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Aminolevulinic acid hcl for topical administration, 20%, ... +

Aminolevulinic acid hcl for topical administration, 20%, single unit dosage form (354 mg) ×

Service Code: J7308
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.89% of his services

10th 17th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$12,100an average of $275 per time performed $8,507
an average of $193 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.85% of his services

11th 12th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$210an average of $5 per time performed $57
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.77% of his services

12th 27th

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,890an average of $76 per time performed $1,470
an average of $39 per time performed
medical
TEMPORARY CODES

All potassium hydroxide (koh) preparations

Service Code: Q0112
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.56% of his services

13th 57th

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: 1.1)
$285an average of $10 per time performed $154
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.54% of his services

14th 13th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,860an average of $180 per time performed $2,949
an average of $109 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant a... +

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant and/or malignant skin growths, each session ×

Service Code: 96567
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.54% of his services

15th 19th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,915an average of $145 per time performed $2,361
an average of $87 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.38% of his services

16th 9th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.76% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,045an average of $55 per time performed $461
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of up to and including 15 skin tags

Service Code: 11200
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.34% of his services

17th 50th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,700an average of $100 per time performed $868
an average of $51 per time performed

Office Visits

Medicare reimburses office visits using a five-point scale, with five being the most intensive and costly. The chart below shows what percentage of this provider’s office visits were reimbursed at each level. A higher than average proportion of costly visits is not necessarily an indication of a problem, but it may be worth asking about.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Michael Joseph Donahue
Average for Dermatology Providers in North Carolina

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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