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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $905 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 70 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
202
Rank: 141st
out of 190 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
46,320
Rank: 57th
out of 190 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
229.3 This Provider
Avg 69.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$307K
Rank: 59th
out of 190 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,519 This Provider
Avg $905

Note: About 48% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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.

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 in 2014.

Patients saw before

PRAVIN MEHTA MD

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 92 different services in 2014
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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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, heparin sodium, (heparin lock flush), per 10 u... +

Injection, heparin sodium, (heparin lock flush), per 10 units ×

Service Code: J1642
Performed in an office
22,150
times performed,
48% of his services

1st 7th

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

68
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
6.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$22,150an average of $1 per time performed $2,880
an average of $0 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-esrd use), 1000 units

Service Code: J0885
Performed in an office
5,340
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 9th

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

13
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
7.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$127,733an average of $24 per time performed $48,060
an average of $9 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
2,659
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 6th

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

30
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
7.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.8)
$37,066an average of $14 per time performed $292
an average of $0 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, granisetron hydrochloride, 100 mcg

Service Code: J1626
Performed in an office
2,210
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 21st

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

28
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
7.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5)
$153,153an average of $69 per time performed $663
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
823
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 11th

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

136
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
6.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$28,805an average of $35 per time performed $8,477
an average of $10 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
545
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 42nd

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

47
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
7.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.1)
$13,625an average of $25 per time performed $142
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
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
502
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 14th

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

102
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$15,060an average of $30 per time performed $1,451
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
443
times performed,
0.96% of his services

8th 32nd

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

40
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
6.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$44,300an average of $100 per time performed $7,048
an average of $16 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
357
times performed,
0.77% of his services

9th 18th

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

100
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$44,625an average of $125 per time performed $27,118
an average of $76 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Collection of blood specimen from a completely implantabl... +

Collection of blood specimen from a completely implantable venous access device ×

Service Code: 36591
Performed in an office
332
times performed,
0.72% of his services

10th 79th

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

53
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
6.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 7.2)
$9,960an average of $30 per time performed $5,305
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
309
times performed,
0.67% of his services

11th 62nd

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

85
patients got this service, 42% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$67,980an average of $220 per time performed $30,511
an average of $99 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
256
times performed,
0.55% of his services

12th 47th

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

37
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
6.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$51,200an average of $200 per time performed $12,439
an average of $49 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, iron dextran, 50 mg

Service Code: J1750
Performed in an office
239
times performed,
0.52% of his services

13th 33rd

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

15
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$4,302an average of $18 per time performed $2,199
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
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
223
times performed,
0.48% of his services

14th 30th

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

65
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$23,415an average of $105 per time performed $12,151
an average of $54 per time performed
medical
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
176
times performed,
0.38% of his services

15th 29th

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

42
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$8,800an average of $50 per time performed $3,092
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
163
times performed,
0.35% of his services

16th 26th

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

33
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$24,450an average of $150 per time performed $3,547
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
159
times performed,
0.34% of his services

17th 27th

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

26
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
6.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.1)
$47,700an average of $300 per time performed $15,051
an average of $95 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ranitidine hydrochloride, 25 mg

Service Code: J2780
Performed in an office
155
times performed,
0.33% of his services

18th 67th

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

20
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$775an average of $5 per time performed $141
an average of $1 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
142
times performed,
0.31% of his services

19th 20th

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

69
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$13,490an average of $95 per time performed $7,229
an average of $51 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
118
times performed,
0.25% of his services

20th 60th

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

33
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$2,300an average of $19 per time performed $191
an average of $2 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
113
times performed,
0.24% of his services

21st 43rd

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

22
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
4.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$16,950an average of $150 per time performed $2,287
an average of $20 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
99
times performed,
0.21% of his services

22nd 71st

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

24
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$3,465an average of $35 per time performed $50
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.14% of his services

23rd 55th

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

16
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$10,050an average of $150 per time performed $914
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
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
38
times performed,
0.08% of his services

24th 118th

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

14
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.1)
$15,200an average of $400 per time performed $6,392
an average of $168 per time performed
medical
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
33
times performed,
0.07% of his services

25th 84th

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

33
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,600an average of $200 per time performed $3,472
an average of $105 per time performed
medical
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
23
times performed,
0.05% of his services

26th 74th

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

23
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,600an average of $200 per time performed $2,381
an average of $104 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.04% of his services

27th 107th

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

17
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,500an average of $125 per time performed $1,043
an average of $52 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hcl, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.04% of his services

28th 44th

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

11
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$119an average of $7 per time performed $8
an average of $0 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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Pravin Chimanlal Mehta
Average for Hematology & Oncology Providers in Georgia

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 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.

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