Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $467 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
278
Rank: 353rd
out of 435 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,401
Rank: 158th
out of 435 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12.2 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$148K
Rank: 262nd
out of 435 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$533 This Provider
Avg $467

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.

Individuals

GUY DEAR

SANJAY ASRANI

ALAN PROIA

Organizations

DUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH ...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

MICHAEL RICHARD M.D.

Patients saw after

Individuals

GUY DEAR

THOMAS CUMMINGS

Organizations

DUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH ...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 73 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
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient ×

Service Code: 92012
Performed in an office
157
times performed,
5% of his services

1st 3rd

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

100
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$26,376an average of $168 per time performed $8,506
an average of $54 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
78
times performed,
2% of his services

2nd 10th

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

75
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$17,224an average of $221 per time performed $5,912
an average of $76 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of content of eyes

Service Code: 92285
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
2% of his services

3rd 32nd

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

71
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,786an average of $166 per time performed $978
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92081
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
1% of his services

4th 53rd

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

43
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,848an average of $136 per time performed $928
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on one side of face ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
1% of his services

5th 61st

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$44,004an average of $1,048 per time performed $5,505
an average of $131 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
38
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 20th

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

38
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,654an average of $333 per time performed $4,329
an average of $114 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of tendon of upper eyelid

Service Code: 67904
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.88% of his services

7th 96th

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

30
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$161,500an average of $5,383 per time performed $22,183
an average of $739 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth

Service Code: 67840
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.79% of his services

8th 66th

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

22
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,156an average of $598 per time performed $4,332
an average of $160 per time performed
medical
EYE

Extensive repair of turning-outward eyelid defect

Service Code: 67917
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.71% of his services

9th 86th

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

20
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$78,506an average of $3,271 per time performed $6,652
an average of $277 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92081
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.62% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,428an average of $68 per time performed $259
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92014
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.56% of his services

11th 1st

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

19
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,636an average of $244 per time performed $1,556
an average of $82 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of excessive skin and fat of upper eyelid

Service Code: 15823
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.5% of his services

12th 71st

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

17
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$77,600an average of $4,565 per time performed $10,259
an average of $603 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
16
times performed,
0.47% of his services

13th 7th

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

16
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,336an average of $146 per time performed $876
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Muscle flap wound repair at head and neck

Service Code: 15732
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.44% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$89,160an average of $5,944 per time performed $11,749
an average of $783 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of tendon of upper eyelid

Service Code: 67904
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.38% of his services

15th 70th

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$83,980an average of $6,460 per time performed $7,877
an average of $606 per time performed
medical
EYE

Probing of nasal-tear duct

Service Code: 68840
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.35% of his services

16th 75th

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,603an average of $717 per time performed $1,388
an average of $116 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
11
times performed,
0.32% of his services

17th 34th

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,376an average of $216 per time performed $759
an average of $69 per time performed

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

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

Services that begin with a letter come from CMS. All other codes and descriptions of the medical procedures are from the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set, copyright 2013 American Medical Association. All rights reserved. Where practical, AMA’s consumer friendly translation of the CPT descriptor was used. ProPublica has received permission from the AMA to use these codes on this site.

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