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LODESTAR DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY, INC.

11301 FALLBROOK DR STE 108 , HOUSTON, TX, 77065 | (713) 380-5818

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $281 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 22 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
161
Rank: 158th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,564
Rank: 142nd
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.7 This Provider
Avg 22.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$24.6K
Rank: 150th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$153 This Provider
Avg $281

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 Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 115 different services in 2015
(75 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
125
times performed,
8% of services

1st 2nd

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

108
patients got this service, 67% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$6,355.00an average of $50.84 per time performed $1,545.00
an average of $12.36 per time performed
medical
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
113
times performed,
7% of services

2nd 4th

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

100
patients got this service, 62% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,699.62an average of $32.74 per time performed $1,171.81
an average of $10.37 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
78
times performed,
5% of services

3rd 6th

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

74
patients got this service, 46% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,711.94an average of $73.23 per time performed $1,747.98
an average of $22.41 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
5% of services

4th 28th

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

67
patients got this service, 42% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$719.94an average of $10.14 per time performed $213.00
an average of $3.00 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
4% of services

5th 7th

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

64
patients got this service, 40% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,659.84an average of $41.56 per time performed $828.80
an average of $12.95 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
3% of services

6th 5th

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

47
patients got this service, 29% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,279.03an average of $48.49 per time performed $567.76
an average of $12.08 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
3% of services

7th 22nd

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

44
patients got this service, 27% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,128.00an average of $24.00 per time performed $349.21
an average of $7.43 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hepatitis b core antibody measurement

Service Code: 86704
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
2% of services

8th 181st

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

32
patients got this service, 20% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,521.92an average of $47.56 per time performed $514.24
an average of $16.07 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hepatitis b surface antibody measurement

Service Code: 86706
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
2% of services

9th 153rd

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

32
patients got this service, 20% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,378.88an average of $43.09 per time performed $458.56
an average of $14.33 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cholesterol level

Service Code: 82465
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
2% of services

10th 246th

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

32
patients got this service, 20% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$640.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $118.08
an average of $3.69 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hdl cholesterol level

Service Code: 83718
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
2% of services

11th 372nd

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

32
patients got this service, 20% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,280.00an average of $40.00 per time performed $349.44
an average of $10.92 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of hepatitis a antibody

Service Code: 86708
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
2% of services

12th 210th

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

31
patients got this service, 19% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,483.97an average of $47.87 per time performed $512.12
an average of $16.52 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Testosterone (hormone) level

Service Code: 84403
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
2% of services

13th 55th

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

25
patients got this service, 16% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,480.06an average of $112.26 per time performed $1,067.33
an average of $34.43 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
2% of services

14th 14th

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

30
patients got this service, 19% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,059.00an average of $135.30 per time performed $1,087.20
an average of $36.24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hepatitis b core antibody (igm) measurement

Service Code: 86705
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
2% of services

15th 322nd

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

29
patients got this service, 18% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,356.91an average of $46.79 per time performed $455.59
an average of $15.71 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hepatitis c antibody measurement

Service Code: 86803
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
2% of services

16th 119th

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

29
patients got this service, 18% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,570.06an average of $54.14 per time performed $551.87
an average of $19.03 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for hepatitis b surface antigen

Service Code: 87340
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
2% of services

17th 135th

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

29
patients got this service, 18% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,135.06an average of $39.14 per time performed $399.62
an average of $13.78 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Sex hormone binding globulin (protein) level

Service Code: 84270
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
2% of services

18th 130th

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

23
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,498.06an average of $86.14 per time performed $840.71
an average of $28.99 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of hepatitis a antibody (igm)

Service Code: 86709
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
2% of services

19th 336th

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

28
patients got this service, 17% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,195.88an average of $42.71 per time performed $420.28
an average of $15.01 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
27
times performed,
2% of services

20th 16th

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

27
patients got this service, 17% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$667.98an average of $24.74 per time performed $186.30
an average of $6.90 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of services

21st 20th

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

23
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,140.10an average of $43.85 per time performed $312.52
an average of $12.02 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gonadotropin, follicle stimulating (reproductive hormone)... +

Gonadotropin, follicle stimulating (reproductive hormone) level ×

Service Code: 83001
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
2% of services

22nd 145th

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

20
patients got this service, 12% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,165.02an average of $83.27 per time performed $644.28
an average of $24.78 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gonadotropin, luteinizing (reproductive hormone) level

Service Code: 83002
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
2% of services

23rd 183rd

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

19
patients got this service, 12% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,061.00an average of $82.44 per time performed $617.50
an average of $24.70 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone, t3 measurement

Service Code: 84481
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
2% of services

24th 49th

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

22
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,715.04an average of $71.46 per time performed $542.16
an average of $22.59 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Estrogen analysis

Service Code: 82672
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
2% of services

25th 360th

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

21
patients got this service, 13% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,100.00an average of $87.50 per time performed $279.84
an average of $11.66 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cortisol (hormone) measurement

Service Code: 82533
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
2% of services

26th 142nd

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

19
patients got this service, 12% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,528.08an average of $63.67 per time performed $522.00
an average of $21.75 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Prolactin (milk producing hormone) level

Service Code: 84146
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
1% of services

27th 197th

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

18
patients got this service, 11% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,736.90an average of $78.95 per time performed $568.48
an average of $25.84 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of substance using immunoassay technique

Service Code: 83520
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
1% of services

28th 120th

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

15
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,200.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $379.94
an average of $17.27 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
1% of services

29th 39th

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

16
patients got this service, 10% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$340.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $155.72
an average of $9.16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
1% of services

30th 65th

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

16
patients got this service, 10% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$425.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $146.71
an average of $8.63 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

C-peptide (protein) level

Service Code: 84681
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
1% of services

31st 127th

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

16
patients got this service, 10% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,279.93an average of $75.29 per time performed $471.75
an average of $27.75 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
1% of services

32nd 24th

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

13
patients got this service, 8% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$564.06an average of $33.18 per time performed $183.60
an average of $10.80 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
1% of services

33rd 12th

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

16
patients got this service, 10% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$520.00an average of $32.50 per time performed $136.32
an average of $8.52 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Insulin measurement

Service Code: 83525
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
1% of services

34th 107th

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

15
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$744.00an average of $46.50 per time performed $243.84
an average of $15.24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.96% of services

35th 32nd

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

15
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,215.00an average of $81.00 per time performed $367.95
an average of $24.53 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Syphilis detection test

Service Code: 86592
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.9% of services

36th 123rd

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

14
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$210.00an average of $15.00 per time performed $79.66
an average of $5.69 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.83% of services

37th 17th

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

12
patients got this service, 7% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$203.97an average of $15.69 per time performed $68.12
an average of $5.24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.77% of services

38th 31st

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

12
patients got this service, 7% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$810.96an average of $67.58 per time performed $241.20
an average of $20.10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.7% of services

39th 218th

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

11
patients got this service, 7% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$198.00an average of $18.00 per time performed $51.92
an average of $4.72 per time performed
medical

Detection test for trichomonas vaginalis (genital parasite) +

Detection test for trichomonas vaginalis (genital parasite) ×

Service Code: 87661
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.7% of services

40th 288th

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

11
patients got this service, 7% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,320.00an average of $120.00 per time performed $514.80
an average of $46.80 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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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 2015 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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