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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $283 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
3,778
Rank: 3rd
out of 264 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
29,760
Rank: 1st
out of 264 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.9 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$2.33M
Rank: 1st
out of 264 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$616 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $283

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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John Y. Chung
Average for Dermatology 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.

Patients saw before

John Y. Chung

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 40 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
7,969
times performed,
27% of his services

1st 5th

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

2,511
patients got this service, 66% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$565,799an average of $71 per time performed $334,698
an average of $42 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
6,297
times performed,
21% of his services

2nd 1st

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

959
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$232,989an average of $37 per time performed $31,485
an average of $5 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
1,848
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 15th

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

173
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,696an average of $2 per time performed $1,848
an average of $1 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
1,821
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 9th

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

1,320
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$276,792an average of $152 per time performed $125,649
an average of $69 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
1,616
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 3rd

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

1,173
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$150,288an average of $93 per time performed $67,872
an average of $42 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
1,614
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 4th

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

1,266
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$225,960an average of $140 per time performed $111,366
an average of $69 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the head... +

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the head, neck, hands, feet, or genitals (first stage, up to 5 tissue blocks) ×

Service Code: 17311
Performed in an office
1,480
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 11th

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

987
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,392,680an average of $941 per time performed $694,120
an average of $469 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
1,430
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 8th

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

671
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$111,540an average of $78 per time performed $34,320
an average of $24 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the head... +

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the head, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17312
Performed in an office
1,191
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 14th

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

603
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$691,971an average of $581 per time performed $344,199
an average of $289 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
980
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 2nd

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

502
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$107,800an average of $110 per time performed $46,060
an average of $47 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
816
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 12th

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

517
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$483,888an average of $593 per time performed $97,104
an average of $119 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the trun... +

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the trunk, arms, or legs (first stage, up to 5 tissue blocks) ×

Service Code: 17313
Performed in an office
528
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 25th

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

388
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$580,272an average of $1,099 per time performed $214,368
an average of $406 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
348
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 13th

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

347
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$52,200an average of $150 per time performed $24,360
an average of $70 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
219
times performed,
0.74% of his services

14th 70th

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

161
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$7,008an average of $32 per time performed $3,723
an average of $17 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
201
times performed,
0.68% of his services

15th 6th

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

146
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$15,678an average of $78 per time performed $5,829
an average of $29 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the trun... +

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17314
Performed in an office
199
times performed,
0.67% of his services

16th 57th

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

141
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$109,450an average of $550 per time performed $52,934
an average of $266 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the trun... +

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17315
Performed in an office
153
times performed,
0.51% of his services

17th 64th

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

43
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,076an average of $92 per time performed $8,874
an average of $58 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trun... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11302
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
0.38% of his services

18th 45th

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

72
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$17,214an average of $151 per time performed $7,410
an average of $65 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Biopsy of ear

Service Code: 69100
Performed in an office
111
times performed,
0.37% of his services

19th 33rd

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

95
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$17,094an average of $154 per time performed $4,662
an average of $42 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Transfer of skin flap to eyelids, nose, ears, or lips

Service Code: 15630
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
0.32% of his services

20th Alert

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

94
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$146,688an average of $1,528 per time performed $32,352
an average of $337 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11603
Performed in an office
95
times performed,
0.32% of his services

21st 35th

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

91
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$33,630an average of $354 per time performed $18,905
an average of $199 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 trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11602
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
0.31% of his services

22nd 22nd

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

79
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$25,844an average of $284 per time performed $15,288
an average of $168 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
0.25% of his services

23rd 53rd

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

50
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,108an average of $42 per time performed $1,924
an average of $26 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
73
times performed,
0.25% of his services

24th 10th

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

73
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,541an average of $117 per time performed $3,504
an average of $48 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.19% of his services

25th 7th

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

52
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$6,783an average of $119 per time performed $4,047
an average of $71 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of the trunk, ... +

Removal of growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11403
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.12% of his services

26th 114th

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

34
patients got this service, 0.9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,657an average of $261 per time performed $4,181
an average of $113 per time performed
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Biopsy of lip

Service Code: 40490
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.11% of his services

27th 99th

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

32
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,440an average of $160 per time performed $3,094
an average of $91 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
30
times performed,
0.1% of his services

28th 40th

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

24
patients got this service, 0.64% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,580an average of $286 per time performed $3,450
an average of $115 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
30
times performed,
0.1% of his services

29th 50th

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

28
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,810an average of $227 per time performed $2,970
an average of $99 per time performed
EYE

Biopsy of eyelid

Service Code: 67810
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.1% of his services

30th 89th

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

28
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,439an average of $291 per time performed $4,466
an average of $154 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
28
times performed,
0.09% of his services

31st 23rd

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

23
patients got this service, 0.61% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,440an average of $230 per time performed $2,800
an average of $100 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.09% of his services

32nd 30th

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

19
patients got this service, 0.5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,846an average of $71 per time performed $806
an average of $31 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
22
times performed,
0.07% of his services

33rd 37th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.45% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,860an average of $130 per time performed $1,034
an average of $47 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue fungi or parasites

Service Code: 87220
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.07% of his services

34th 55th

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

19
patients got this service, 0.5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$567an average of $27 per time performed $126
an average of $6 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

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

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

Service Code: 13121
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.05% of his services

35th 27th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.42% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,696an average of $731 per time performed $4,112
an average of $257 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

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

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

Service Code: 11422
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.05% of his services

36th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 0.37% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,728an average of $233 per time performed $1,600
an average of $100 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (3.1 to 4.0 centimeters) of the trunk, ... +

Removal of growth (3.1 to 4.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11404
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.04% of his services

37th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 0.34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,615an average of $355 per time performed $1,677
an average of $129 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of trunk

Service Code: 13101
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.04% of his services

38th 48th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.34% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,851an average of $527 per time performed $3,120
an average of $240 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
12
times performed,
0.04% of his services

39th 44th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,012an average of $251 per time performed $1,584
an average of $132 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of the scalp, ... +

Removal of growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of the scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11423
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.04% of his services

40th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 0.32% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,684an average of $307 per time performed $1,272
an average of $106 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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