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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $100 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 2 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
747
Rank: 3rd
out of 633 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,172
Rank: 2nd
out of 633 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 2.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$128K
Rank: 5th
out of 633 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$172 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $100

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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Bruce C. Rowe
Average for Obstetrics/Gynecology 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

Bruce C. Rowe

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 30 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, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
2,220
times performed,
53% of his services

1st Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$37,740an average of $17 per time performed $24,420
an average of $11 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical... +

Cervical or vaginal cancer screening; pelvic and clinical breast examination ×

Service Code: G0101
Performed in an office
324
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 1st

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

324
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,172an average of $53 per time performed $11,988
an average of $37 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
278
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

213
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$30,580an average of $110 per time performed $13,622
an average of $49 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
173
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 4th

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

168
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$27,680an average of $160 per time performed $11,418
an average of $66 per time performed
FEMALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Fitting and insertion of vaginal support device

Service Code: 57160
Performed in an office
155
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 28th

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

83
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$21,700an average of $140 per time performed $8,215
an average of $53 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Smear for infectious agents

Service Code: 87210
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 21st

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

127
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,918an average of $14 per time performed $822
an average of $6 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and co... +

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and conveyance of cervical or vaginal smear to laboratory ×

Service Code: Q0091
Performed in an office
109
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 3rd

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

109
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,649an average of $61 per time performed $4,796
an average of $44 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
84
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 17th

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

84
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,244an average of $241 per time performed $9,828
an average of $117 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 7th

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

61
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,554an average of $66 per time performed $2,070
an average of $30 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
65
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 11th

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

65
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,875an average of $275 per time performed $3,575
an average of $55 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 6th

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

51
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$336an average of $6 per time performed $224
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Catheterization for collection of specimen, single patien... +

Catheterization for collection of specimen, single patient, all places of service ×

Service Code: P9612
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
1% of his services

12th Alert

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

47
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,250an average of $105 per time performed $150
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICAL AND SURGICAL SUPPLIES

Pessary, rubber, any type

Service Code: A4561
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
1% of his services

13th Alert

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

40
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,128an average of $24 per time performed $799
an average of $17 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
43
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 23rd

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

36
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$516an average of $12 per time performed $129
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial colony count, urine

Service Code: 87086
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.84% of his services

15th 65th

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

34
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$910an average of $26 per time performed $385
an average of $11 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound pelvis through vagina

Service Code: 76830
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.77% of his services

16th 12th

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

30
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,952an average of $186 per time performed $2,976
an average of $93 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
29
times performed,
0.7% of his services

17th 16th

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

29
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,669an average of $161 per time performed $2,059
an average of $71 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bacterial urine culture

Service Code: 87088
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.65% of his services

18th Alert

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$810an average of $30 per time performed $297
an average of $11 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
26
times performed,
0.62% of his services

19th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,990an average of $115 per time performed $1,404
an average of $54 per time performed
FEMALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Placement of artificial material for pelvic floor defect +

Placement of artificial material for pelvic floor defect ×

Service Code: 57267
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.6% of his services

20th Alert

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,675an average of $467 per time performed $4,725
an average of $189 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal,... +

Evaluation of antimicrobial drug (antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral) ×

Service Code: 87184
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.6% of his services

21st Alert

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$675an average of $27 per time performed $250
an average of $10 per time performed
FEMALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Repair of herniated bladder into vaginal wall

Service Code: 57240
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.53% of his services

22nd Alert

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,274an average of $967 per time performed $8,976
an average of $408 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.5% of his services

23rd 14th

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$210an average of $10 per time performed $105
an average of $5 per time performed
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of electronic device into bladder with voiding ... +

Insertion of electronic device into bladder with voiding pressure studies ×

Service Code: 51728
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.46% of his services

24th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$27,645an average of $1,455 per time performed $4,598
an average of $242 per time performed
URINARY SYSTEM

Electronic assessment of bladder emptying

Service Code: 51741
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.46% of his services

25th 29th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,515an average of $185 per time performed $190
an average of $10 per time performed
URINARY SYSTEM

Non-needle measurement and recording of electrical activi... +

Non-needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles at bladder and bowel openings ×

Service Code: 51784
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.46% of his services

26th 34th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,612an average of $348 per time performed $1,501
an average of $79 per time performed
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of device into the abdomen with measurement of ... +

Insertion of device into the abdomen with measurement of pressure and urine flow rate ×

Service Code: 51797
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.46% of his services

27th 35th

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

19
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,146an average of $534 per time performed $1,843
an average of $97 per time performed
FEMALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Creation of sling around bladder canal (urethra) to contr... +

Creation of sling around bladder canal (urethra) to control leakage ×

Service Code: 57288
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.43% of his services

28th 57th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,394an average of $633 per time performed $3,888
an average of $216 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
13
times performed,
0.31% of his services

29th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,365an average of $105 per time performed $234
an average of $18 per time performed
FEMALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Biopsy and/or removal of polyp of the uterus using an end... +

Biopsy and/or removal of polyp of the uterus using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 58558
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.31% of his services

30th 72nd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,500an average of $500 per time performed $2,626
an average of $202 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 "Gynecology." 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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