Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $127 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,588
Rank: 1st
out of 23 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,448
Rank: 3rd
out of 23 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.2 This Provider
Avg 5.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$342K
Rank: 1st
out of 23 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$215 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $127

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 49 different services in 2015
(31 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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Drug Services
Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
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
1,324
times performed,
38% of his services

1st 3rd

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

1,192
patients got this service, 75% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$165,500.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $103,973.72
an average of $78.53 per time performed
medical
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
589
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 8th

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

376
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$53,010.00an average of $90.00 per time performed $32,477.46
an average of $55.14 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of corneal curvature and depth of eye

Service Code: 92136
Performed in an office
388
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

159
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$53,838.88an average of $138.76 per time performed $11,298.56
an average of $29.12 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66984
Performed in a facility
252
times performed,
7% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

157
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$678,006.00an average of $2,690.50 per time performed $120,944.88
an average of $479.94 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92004
Performed in an office
181
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 9th

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

181
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,236.00an average of $156.00 per time performed $16,116.24
an average of $89.04 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92083
Performed in an office
155
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 10th

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

144
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$22,010.00an average of $142.00 per time performed $6,781.25
an average of $43.75 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microfluid analysis of tears

Service Code: 83861
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

47
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,102.00an average of $67.00 per time performed $2,335.18
an average of $22.03 per time performed
medical
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

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

64
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,071.00an average of $59.00 per time performed $1,775.37
an average of $25.73 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser +

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser ×

Service Code: 66821
Performed in a facility
67
times performed,
2% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

67
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$83,471.95an average of $1,245.85 per time performed $18,056.50
an average of $269.50 per time performed
medical
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
60
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 5th

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

60
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$9,540.00an average of $159.00 per time performed $4,722.00
an average of $78.70 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of retina

Service Code: 92134
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 14th

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

45
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,432.00an average of $134.00 per time performed $1,406.88
an average of $29.31 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of corneal structure and measurement

Service Code: 76514
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.67% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,025.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $221.26
an average of $9.62 per time performed
medical
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
20
times performed,
0.58% of his services

13th 7th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,200.00an average of $110.00 per time performed $987.80
an average of $49.39 per time performed
medical
EYE

Laser repair to improve eye fluid flow, 1 or more sessions +

Laser repair to improve eye fluid flow, 1 or more sessions ×

Service Code: 65855
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.52% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,234.00an average of $1,013.00 per time performed $4,330.44
an average of $240.58 per time performed
medical
EYE

Closure of tear duct opening using plug

Service Code: 68761
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.49% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$11,612.02an average of $683.06 per time performed $2,293.13
an average of $134.89 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of the retina

Service Code: 92250
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.38% of his services

16th 6th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.82% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,820.00an average of $140.00 per time performed $741.65
an average of $57.05 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of optic nerve of eye

Service Code: 92133
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.38% of his services

17th 12th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.76% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,742.00an average of $134.00 per time performed $429.13
an average of $33.01 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of foreign body in external eye, conjunctiva

Service Code: 65205
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.32% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.69% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,387.00an average of $217.00 per time performed $372.68
an average of $33.88 per time performed

Office Visits

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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William A Branner
Average for Optometrist, Corneal and Contact Management Providers in North Carolina

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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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 2015 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.

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