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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $379 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
280
Rank: 399th
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,148
Rank: 107th
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
18.4 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$108K
Rank: 343rd
out of 490 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$387 This Provider
Avg $379

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.

Individuals

GUY DEAR

ALAN PROIA

SANJAY ASRANI

PETER DWANE

DEREK DELMONTE

Organizations

DUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH ...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

Michael J. Richard

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 19 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, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
4,285
times performed,
83% of his services

1st 4th

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

18
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$47,135an average of $11 per time performed $17,140
an average of $4 per time performed
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
199
times performed,
4% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

136
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$28,855an average of $145 per time performed $11,542
an average of $58 per time performed
MEDICINE

Photography of content of eyes

Service Code: 92285
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
2% of his services

3rd 33rd

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

89
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,106an average of $166 per time performed $1,638
an average of $18 per time performed
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
87
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 57th

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

18
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$50,373an average of $579 per time performed $7,917
an average of $91 per time performed
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
1% of his services

5th 61st

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$390an average of $6 per time performed $65
an average of $1 per time performed
EYE

Extensive repair of turning-outward eyelid defect

Service Code: 67917
Performed in a facility
51
times performed,
0.99% of his services

6th 87th

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

31
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$131,631an average of $2,581 per time performed $11,883
an average of $233 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
47
times performed,
0.91% of his services

7th 10th

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

47
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$9,447an average of $201 per time performed $3,525
an average of $75 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
46
times performed,
0.89% of his services

8th 5th

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

46
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,842an average of $127 per time performed $2,024
an average of $44 per time performed
EYE

Probing of nasal-tear duct

Service Code: 68840
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.74% of his services

9th 72nd

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

21
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,164an average of $478 per time performed $2,736
an average of $72 per time performed
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth

Service Code: 67840
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.58% of his services

10th 64th

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)
$17,310an average of $577 per time performed $4,590
an average of $153 per time performed
EYE

Repair of tendon of upper eyelid

Service Code: 67904
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.52% of his services

11th 70th

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)
$96,903an average of $3,589 per time performed $9,990
an average of $370 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92081
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.49% of his services

12th 48th

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

25
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,400an average of $136 per time performed $925
an average of $37 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of excessive skin and fat of upper eyelid

Service Code: 15823
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.47% of his services

13th 67th

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$58,200an average of $2,425 per time performed $7,536
an average of $314 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of excessive skin and fat of upper eyelid

Service Code: 15823
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.43% of his services

14th 56th

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)
$60,632an average of $2,756 per time performed $7,546
an average of $343 per time performed
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
20
times performed,
0.39% of his services

15th 32nd

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)
$4,000an average of $200 per time performed $1,500
an average of $75 per time performed
EYE

Repair of brow paralysis

Service Code: 67900
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.37% of his services

16th 89th

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)
$36,499an average of $1,921 per time performed $4,237
an average of $223 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.33% of his services

17th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,397an average of $141 per time performed $646
an average of $38 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
16
times performed,
0.31% of his services

18th 20th

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)
$4,672an average of $292 per time performed $1,856
an average of $116 per time performed
EYE

Repair of tendon of upper eyelid

Service Code: 67904
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.27% of his services

19th 86th

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)
$45,220an average of $3,230 per time performed $6,664
an average of $476 per time performed
EYE

Probing of nasal-tear duct with insertion of tube or stent +

Probing of nasal-tear duct with insertion of tube or stent ×

Service Code: 68815
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.25% of his services

20th 121st

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)
$18,512an average of $1,424 per time performed $2,054
an average of $158 per time performed
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
12
times performed,
0.23% of his services

21st 1st

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,688an average of $224 per time performed $996
an average of $83 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 "Ophthalmology." 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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