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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 2012.
They performed about 8 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
694
Rank: 54th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,839
Rank: 38th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.4 This Provider
Avg 8.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$195K
Rank: 56th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$280 This Provider
Avg $281

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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Kashyap Patel
Average for Neurology Providers in Georgia

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

GEORGE PIROS

KHOA NGUYEN

AJAY JAIN

ANDREW CICHELLI

LISA ROBINSON

Organizations

EAST GEORGIA REGIONAL M...

BULLOCH COUNTY EMERGENC...

Patients saw before

Kashyap Patel

Patients saw after

Individuals

KHOA NGUYEN

ANDREW CICHELLI

GEORGE PIROS

AJAY JAIN

BENJAMIN CAHAN

Organizations

EAST GEORGIA REGIONAL M...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 23 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
2,955
times performed,
51% of his services

1st 1st

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$23,640an average of $8 per time performed $11,820
an average of $4 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
864
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 14th

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

252
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$92,448an average of $107 per time performed $25,056
an average of $29 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
321
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

211
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$83,460an average of $260 per time performed $23,112
an average of $72 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
294
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 3rd

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

221
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$50,862an average of $173 per time performed $14,700
an average of $50 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
243
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 9th

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

231
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$127,089an average of $523 per time performed $35,478
an average of $146 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) ... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) function ×

Service Code: 95904
Performed in an office
231
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 4th

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

33
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,252an average of $92 per time performed $9,702
an average of $42 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
203
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 15th

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

202
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$103,124an average of $508 per time performed $29,232
an average of $144 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
136
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 7th

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

100
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$25,840an average of $190 per time performed $7,344
an average of $54 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and drowsy ×

Service Code: 95816
Performed in a facility
91
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 19th

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

87
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$30,485an average of $335 per time performed $3,822
an average of $42 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (m... +

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (movement) function, with f-wave study ×

Service Code: 95903
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 6th

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)
$10,769an average of $121 per time performed $4,984
an average of $56 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
58
times performed,
0.99% of his services

11th 11th

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

43
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$16,182an average of $279 per time performed $4,350
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 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.72% of his services

12th 20th

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

40
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,368an average of $104 per time performed $1,302
an average of $31 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg ×

Service Code: 95860
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.65% of his services

13th 144th

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

37
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,636an average of $122 per time performed $2,584
an average of $68 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 3 or more muscles

Service Code: 20553
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.63% of his services

14th 113th

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

31
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,182an average of $86 per time performed $1,628
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
35
times performed,
0.6% of his services

15th 13th

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

35
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,965an average of $399 per time performed $4,235
an average of $121 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of arm or leg

Service Code: 76882
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.58% of his services

16th Alert

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

24
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,482an average of $73 per time performed $884
an average of $26 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles in arm or leg or muscles in trunk or head, limited study ×

Service Code: 95870
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.57% of his services

17th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,343an average of $71 per time performed $1,551
an average of $47 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.34% of his services

18th 23rd

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,900an average of $345 per time performed $2,060
an average of $103 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and asleep ×

Service Code: 95819
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.33% of his services

19th 27th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,992an average of $368 per time performed $798
an average of $42 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg complete study ×

Service Code: 95886
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.33% of his services

20th 17th

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

18
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,819an average of $201 per time performed $1,235
an average of $65 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 a facility
19
times performed,
0.33% of his services

21st 104th

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)
$9,690an average of $510 per time performed $2,223
an average of $117 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or torso muscles ×

Service Code: 64614
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.26% of his services

22nd 99th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$3,780an average of $252 per time performed $1,830
an average of $122 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
15
times performed,
0.26% of his services

23rd 52nd

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,885an average of $259 per time performed $1,200
an average of $80 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 a facility
15
times performed,
0.26% of his services

24th 32nd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,610an average of $174 per time performed $570
an average of $38 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.22% of his services

25th 38th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$9,438an average of $726 per time performed $2,197
an average of $169 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 "Neurology." 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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