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John F. Kessler MD

1051 loftis blvd, Newport news, Va., 23606 | (757) 873-9400

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $749 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 55 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,051
Rank: 11th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
93,990
Rank: 27th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
89.4 This Provider
Avg 55.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.4M
Rank: 17th
out of 188 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,334 This Provider
Avg $749

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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John F. Kessler
Average for Hematology/Oncology Providers in Virginia

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

John F. Kessler

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 86 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
DRUGS

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage r... +

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: J0881
Performed in an office
36,080
times performed,
38% of his services

1st 1st

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$577,280an average of $16 per time performed $108,240
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
12,150
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

42
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$60,750an average of $5 per time performed $12,150
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
9,300
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 5th

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$353,400an average of $38 per time performed $102,300
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
3,738
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 6th

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

125
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$3,738an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, docetaxel, 1 mg

Service Code: J9171
Performed in an office
3,620
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 11th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$202,720an average of $56 per time performed $28,960
an average of $8 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bortezomib (velcade), 0.1 mg

Service Code: J9041
Performed in an office
3,535
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 19th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
6.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$402,990an average of $114 per time performed $123,725
an average of $35 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
3,130
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 10th

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

108
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$316,130an average of $101 per time performed $46,950
an average of $15 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
2,678
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 12th

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

512
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$93,730an average of $35 per time performed $29,458
an average of $11 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bevacizumab (avastin), 10 mg

Service Code: J9035
Performed in an office
1,820
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 13th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$294,840an average of $162 per time performed $91,000
an average of $50 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,698
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 18th

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

482
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$105,276an average of $62 per time performed $22,074
an average of $13 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
1,184
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 14th

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

363
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$22,496an average of $19 per time performed $3,552
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
888
times performed,
0.94% of his services

12th 15th

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

373
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$198,912an average of $224 per time performed $64,824
an average of $73 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
718
times performed,
0.76% of his services

13th 17th

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

431
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$106,264an average of $148 per time performed $35,182
an average of $49 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
700
times performed,
0.74% of his services

14th 37th

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
21.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.3)
$20,300an average of $29 per time performed $4,200
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gammaglobulin (immune system protein) measurement

Service Code: 82784
Performed in an office
636
times performed,
0.68% of his services

15th 41st

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

58
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$34,344an average of $54 per time performed $8,268
an average of $13 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
622
times performed,
0.66% of his services

16th 21st

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

152
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$94,544an average of $152 per time performed $15,550
an average of $25 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab (rituxan), 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
598
times performed,
0.64% of his services

17th 29th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$1,013,012an average of $1,694 per time performed $307,970
an average of $515 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride (gemzar), 200 mg

Service Code: J9201
Performed in an office
596
times performed,
0.63% of his services

18th 34th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$238,996an average of $401 per time performed $14,304
an average of $24 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, etoposide (toposar), 10 mg

Service Code: J9181
Performed in an office
585
times performed,
0.62% of his services

19th 31st

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$5,850an average of $10 per time performed $585
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, enoxaparin sodium, 10 mg

Service Code: J1650
Performed in an office
552
times performed,
0.59% of his services

20th 60th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$11,592an average of $21 per time performed $2,208
an average of $4 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
503
times performed,
0.54% of his services

21st 27th

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

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$150,900an average of $300 per time performed $1,509
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

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

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
483
times performed,
0.51% of his services

22nd 22nd

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

137
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$50,715an average of $105 per time performed $8,211
an average of $17 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
481
times performed,
0.51% of his services

23rd 45th

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

164
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$33,670an average of $70 per time performed $6,734
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
471
times performed,
0.5% of his services

24th 36th

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

184
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$14,130an average of $30 per time performed $2,355
an average of $5 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
443
times performed,
0.47% of his services

25th 24th

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

194
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$41,199an average of $93 per time performed $7,974
an average of $18 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Cyclophosphamide, 100 mg

Service Code: J9070
Performed in an office
417
times performed,
0.44% of his services

26th 43rd

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$17,931an average of $43 per time performed $6,255
an average of $15 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
409
times performed,
0.44% of his services

27th 33rd

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$94,070an average of $230 per time performed $2,454
an average of $6 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
395
times performed,
0.42% of his services

28th 25th

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

135
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$270,970an average of $686 per time performed $42,265
an average of $107 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fulvestrant (faslodex), 25 mg

Service Code: J9395
Performed in an office
380
times performed,
0.4% of his services

29th 75th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$87,400an average of $230 per time performed $26,220
an average of $69 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, cisplatin, powder or solution, 10 mg

Service Code: J9060
Performed in an office
291
times performed,
0.31% of his services

30th 99th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$27,354an average of $94 per time performed $291
an average of $1 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
274
times performed,
0.29% of his services

31st 30th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$6,850an average of $25 per time performed $274
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Nephelometry, test method using light

Service Code: 83883
Performed in an office
270
times performed,
0.29% of his services

32nd 66th

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

42
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$47,520an average of $176 per time performed $5,130
an average of $19 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, potassium chloride, per 2 meq

Service Code: J3480
Performed in an office
250
times performed,
0.27% of his services

33rd 59th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$250an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
225
times performed,
0.24% of his services

34th 40th

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

73
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$675an average of $3 per time performed $225
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ranitidine hydrochloride, 25 mg

Service Code: J2780
Performed in an office
224
times performed,
0.24% of his services

35th 50th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$1,792an average of $8 per time performed $224
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
218
times performed,
0.23% of his services

36th 38th

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

58
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$34,008an average of $156 per time performed $5,232
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
217
times performed,
0.23% of his services

37th 47th

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

116
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$12,586an average of $58 per time performed $4,123
an average of $19 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, iron dextran, 50 mg

Service Code: J1750
Performed in an office
204
times performed,
0.22% of his services

38th 39th

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: 1.4)
$8,772an average of $43 per time performed $1,836
an average of $9 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
198
times performed,
0.21% of his services

39th 32nd

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

101
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$31,482an average of $159 per time performed $10,890
an average of $55 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
188
times performed,
0.2% of his services

40th 95th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$6,768an average of $36 per time performed $188
an average of $1 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
157
times performed,
0.17% of his services

41st 42nd

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

79
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$36,424an average of $232 per time performed $12,246
an average of $78 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
0.16% of his services

42nd 57th

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

60
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$14,356an average of $97 per time performed $1,776
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
147
times performed,
0.16% of his services

43rd 48th

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

61
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$49,098an average of $334 per time performed $7,938
an average of $54 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
142
times performed,
0.15% of his services

44th 46th

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

76
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$43,168an average of $304 per time performed $7,668
an average of $54 per time performed
MEDICINE

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the ski... +

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96401
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
0.15% of his services

45th 91st

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
7.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$28,085an average of $205 per time performed $7,809
an average of $57 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis, concurrent with another infusion ×

Service Code: 96368
Performed in an office
122
times performed,
0.13% of his services

46th 86th

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

42
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$11,102an average of $91 per time performed $1,830
an average of $15 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, magnesium sulfate, per 500 mg

Service Code: J3475
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
0.12% of his services

47th 51st

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$684an average of $6 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
0.1% of his services

48th 73rd

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

50
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,729an average of $19 per time performed $91
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
0.09% of his services

49th 103rd

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

42
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$1,290an average of $15 per time performed $344
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
0.09% of his services

50th 63rd

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

40
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$7,872an average of $96 per time performed $2,214
an average of $27 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 (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
79
times performed,
0.08% of his services

51st 105th

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

78
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,133an average of $27 per time performed $711
an average of $9 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
0.08% of his services

52nd 100th

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

77
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,368an average of $56 per time performed $1,872
an average of $24 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.08% of his services

53rd 83rd

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

40
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$18,675an average of $249 per time performed $3,300
an average of $44 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.07% of his services

54th 61st

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

55
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,820an average of $26 per time performed $630
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.07% of his services

55th 62nd

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

55
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,380an average of $34 per time performed $840
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.07% of his services

56th 64th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$6,693an average of $97 per time performed $1,173
an average of $17 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.07% of his services

57th 71st

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

44
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$675,920an average of $9,940 per time performed $153,612
an average of $2,259 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 125 mg +

Injection, methylprednisolone sodium succinate, up to 125 mg ×

Service Code: J2930
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
0.07% of his services

58th 116th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$650an average of $10 per time performed $130
an average of $2 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
60
times performed,
0.06% of his services

59th 35th

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

56
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$18,060an average of $301 per time performed $6,540
an average of $109 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86304
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.06% of his services

60th 128th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$7,068an average of $124 per time performed $1,653
an average of $29 per time performed
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
55
times performed,
0.06% of his services

61st 67th

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

51
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$22,660an average of $412 per time performed $8,415
an average of $153 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
50
times performed,
0.05% of his services

62nd 69th

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

50
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,600an average of $432 per time performed $7,200
an average of $144 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.05% of his services

63rd 70th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$13,769an average of $281 per time performed $2,303
an average of $47 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.05% of his services

64th 89th

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

38
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,182an average of $74 per time performed $903
an average of $21 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.04% of his services

65th 87th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$160an average of $4 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.04% of his services

66th 93rd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$1,008an average of $28 per time performed $324
an average of $9 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique ×

Service Code: 96409
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.04% of his services

67th 76th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$16,005an average of $485 per time performed $2,871
an average of $87 per time performed
MEDICINE

Refilling and maintenance of portable pump

Service Code: 96521
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.04% of his services

68th 101st

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$21,813an average of $661 per time performed $3,531
an average of $107 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.04% of his services

69th 107th

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: 1.2)
$2,574an average of $78 per time performed $792
an average of $24 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration bene... +

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96402
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.03% of his services

70th 104th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$4,371an average of $141 per time performed $806
an average of $26 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, filgrastim (g-csf), 480 mcg

Service Code: J1441
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.03% of his services

71st 118th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$31,929an average of $1,101 per time performed $9,715
an average of $335 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.03% of his services

72nd 90th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$551an average of $19 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.03% of his services

73rd 122nd

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,913an average of $219 per time performed $2,187
an average of $81 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, alteplase recombinant, 1 mg

Service Code: J2997
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.03% of his services

74th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,588an average of $138 per time performed $1,014
an average of $39 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.02% of his services

75th 74th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,008an average of $48 per time performed $252
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Beta-2 microglobulin (protein) level

Service Code: 82232
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.02% of his services

76th 105th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,767an average of $93 per time performed $437
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.02% of his services

77th 125th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$551an average of $29 per time performed $133
an average of $7 per time performed
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
17
times performed,
0.02% of his services

78th 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)
$5,831an average of $343 per time performed $1,904
an average of $112 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.02% of his services

79th 115th

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)
$11,008an average of $688 per time performed $1,824
an average of $114 per time performed
MEDICINE

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device +

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device ×

Service Code: 96523
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.02% of his services

80th 80th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,776an average of $111 per time performed $288
an average of $18 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
15
times performed,
0.02% of his services

81st 119th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,600an average of $240 per time performed $660
an average of $44 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
14
times performed,
0.01% of his services

82nd Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,918an average of $137 per time performed $896
an average of $64 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.01% of his services

83rd Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$784an average of $56 per time performed $336
an average of $24 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy ... +

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy through the same incision on the same date of service ×

Service Code: G0364
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.01% of his services

84th 133rd

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$644an average of $46 per time performed $140
an average of $10 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Declotting infusion of implanted central venous access de... +

Declotting infusion of implanted central venous access device or catheter ×

Service Code: 36593
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.01% of his services

85th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,521an average of $117 per time performed $299
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.01% of his services

86th 157th

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)
$276an average of $23 per time performed $60
an average of $5 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 "Specialist." 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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