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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $272 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
2,157
Rank: 15th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
11,813
Rank: 22nd
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.5 This Provider
Avg 5.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$375K
Rank: 63rd
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$174 This Provider
Avg $272

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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Hugh D. Dorris
Average for Dermatology Providers in North Carolina

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

Hugh D. Dorris

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 33 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
5,204
times performed,
44% of his services

1st 1st

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

996
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$239,384an average of $46 per time performed $26,020
an average of $5 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
2,270
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

1,610
patients got this service, 75% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$208,840an average of $92 per time performed $97,610
an average of $43 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
1,888
times performed,
16% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

1,333
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$198,240an average of $105 per time performed $88,736
an average of $47 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
529
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 7th

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

444
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$66,654an average of $126 per time performed $39,146
an average of $74 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
442
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 4th

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

374
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$29,172an average of $66 per time performed $12,376
an average of $28 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
264
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 11th

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

264
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$37,752an average of $143 per time performed $18,216
an average of $69 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
203
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 10th

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

203
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,345an average of $115 per time performed $8,120
an average of $40 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
202
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 15th

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

158
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,676an average of $38 per time performed $202
an average of $1 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
95
times performed,
0.8% of his services

9th 5th

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

94
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$14,915an average of $157 per time performed $6,080
an average of $64 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17261
Performed in an office
85
times performed,
0.72% of his services

10th 24th

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

76
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$29,580an average of $348 per time performed $7,480
an average of $88 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17281
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.68% of his services

11th 23rd

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

70
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$41,840an average of $523 per time performed $9,840
an average of $123 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, or lips ×

Service Code: 11642
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.38% of his services

12th 36th

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

44
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$33,030an average of $734 per time performed $5,670
an average of $126 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17271
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.36% of his services

13th 45th

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

41
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,178an average of $446 per time performed $4,816
an average of $112 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters or less)... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17280
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.36% of his services

14th 71st

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

40
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,422an average of $391 per time performed $3,738
an average of $89 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, ... +

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, and/or mouth ×

Service Code: 12051
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.35% of his services

15th 85th

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

40
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,293an average of $373 per time performed $6,601
an average of $161 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 5.0 centimeters) of face, ears, e... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 5.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, and/or mouth ×

Service Code: 12052
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.34% of his services

16th 42nd

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

40
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,560an average of $439 per time performed $8,480
an average of $212 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.34% of his services

17th 16th

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

39
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,520an average of $438 per time performed $4,280
an average of $107 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of the tru... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11300
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.32% of his services

18th 38th

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

29
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,282an average of $139 per time performed $1,140
an average of $30 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.26% of his services

19th 12th

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

29
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$15,097an average of $487 per time performed $3,844
an average of $124 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11301
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.25% of his services

20th 19th

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

30
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,610an average of $187 per time performed $1,560
an average of $52 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, or lips ×

Service Code: 11641
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.25% of his services

21st 84th

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

28
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,487an average of $603 per time performed $2,581
an average of $89 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17272
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.18% of his services

22nd 35th

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

21
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,277an average of $537 per time performed $2,646
an average of $126 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.16% of his services

23rd 31st

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

14
patients got this service, 0.65% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,748an average of $92 per time performed $627
an average of $33 per time performed
DRUGS

Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride (levulan kerastick) for... +

Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride (levulan kerastick) for topical administration, 20%, single unit dosage form (354 mg) ×

Service Code: J7308
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.12% of his services

24th 18th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.65% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,668an average of $262 per time performed $1,722
an average of $123 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of multiple abscess

Service Code: 10061
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.12% of his services

25th 120th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.65% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,676an average of $334 per time performed $1,820
an average of $130 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters or less)... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters or less) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17260
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.12% of his services

26th 111th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.65% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,696an average of $264 per time performed $602
an average of $43 per time performed
MEDICINE

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant a... +

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant and/or malignant skin growths, each session ×

Service Code: 96567
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.12% of his services

27th 20th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.65% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$9,702an average of $693 per time performed $1,316
an average of $94 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

All potassium hydroxide preparations

Service Code: Q0112
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.11% of his services

28th 68th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$390an average of $30 per time performed $78
an average of $6 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, un... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, underarms, trunk, arms, and/or legs ×

Service Code: 12032
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.11% of his services

29th 21st

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

13
patients got this service, 0.6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,940an average of $380 per time performed $2,782
an average of $214 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters) of scal... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17270
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.11% of his services

30th 158th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,524an average of $348 per time performed $1,105
an average of $85 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17282
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.11% of his services

31st 30th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.56% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,904an average of $608 per time performed $1,898
an average of $146 per time performed
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Biopsy of lip

Service Code: 40490
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.11% of his services

32nd 94th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.51% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,548an average of $196 per time performed $936
an average of $72 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, ... +

Removal of growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11402
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.09% of his services

33rd 77th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.51% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,234an average of $294 per time performed $715
an average of $65 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 "Dermatology." 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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