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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $276 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
494
Rank: 852nd
out of 4,062 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,420
Rank: 545th
out of 4,062 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.9 This Provider
Avg 5.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$275K
Rank: 206th
out of 4,062 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$557 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $276

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.

Patients saw before

HEYER DEVARAPALLI MD

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 53 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
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
1,006
times performed,
29% of his services

1st 4th

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

174
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
5.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$201,200an average of $200 per time performed $87,713
an average of $87 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
496
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 1st

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

158
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$72,912an average of $147 per time performed $39,134
an average of $79 per time performed
medical
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
248
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 5th

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

125
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,760an average of $15 per time performed $724
an average of $3 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
188
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 6th

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

144
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$58,656an average of $312 per time performed $32,381
an average of $172 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
186
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 10th

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

136
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$27,342an average of $147 per time performed $16,729
an average of $90 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
152
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 31st

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

44
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$86,944an average of $572 per time performed $28,954
an average of $190 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient assisted living visit, typically 40 m... +

Established patient assisted living visit, typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99336
Performed in an office
124
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 79th

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

26
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$21,080an average of $170 per time performed $13,098
an average of $106 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in a facility
99
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 16th

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

39
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$12,375an average of $125 per time performed $6,734
an average of $68 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 a facility
97
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 9th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
6.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$14,259an average of $147 per time performed $6,474
an average of $67 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97597
Performed in a facility
60
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 185th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$15,000an average of $250 per time performed $1,280
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 24th

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

40
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$2,736an average of $48 per time performed $740
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 26th

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

36
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$6,875an average of $125 per time performed $3,809
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 78th

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

41
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,920an average of $210 per time performed $7,089
an average of $136 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in a facility
38
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 47th

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

35
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,980an average of $210 per time performed $5,185
an average of $136 per time performed
medical
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
32
times performed,
0.94% of his services

15th 57th

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

30
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$640an average of $20 per time performed $221
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) analysis

Service Code: 82044
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.82% of his services

16th 108th

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

27
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$560an average of $20 per time performed $171
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.79% of his services

17th 43rd

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$405an average of $15 per time performed $81
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.76% of his services

18th 23rd

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

24
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,210an average of $85 per time performed $462
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
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
24
times performed,
0.7% of his services

19th 17th

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,200an average of $50 per time performed $299
an average of $12 per time performed
drug
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 (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.64% of his services

20th 38th

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$705an average of $32 per time performed $331
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.61% of his services

21st 8th

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$665an average of $32 per time performed $541
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

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

Service Code: 99236
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.53% of his services

22nd 109th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,742an average of $319 per time performed $3,327
an average of $185 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
16
times performed,
0.47% of his services

23rd 18th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,760an average of $235 per time performed $1,929
an average of $121 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit, includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), subsequent visit ×

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.41% of his services

24th 21st

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,450an average of $175 per time performed $1,626
an average of $116 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
13
times performed,
0.38% of his services

25th 54th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,094an average of $238 per time performed $1,546
an average of $119 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 a facility
12
times performed,
0.35% of his services

26th 137th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,856an average of $238 per time performed $1,352
an average of $113 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.

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Heyer C Devarapalli
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in Illinois

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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