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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $844 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 73 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
259
Rank: 152nd
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
73,185
Rank: 36th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
282.6 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 72.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$295K
Rank: 108th
out of 214 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,138 This Provider
Avg $844

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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Pravin C. Mehta
Average for Hematology/Oncology 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

Pravin C. Mehta

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
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
41,100
times performed,
56% of his services

1st 4th

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

90
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
9.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$41,100an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
5,895
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 5th

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

50
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
7.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$88,425an average of $15 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease... +

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage renal disease use), 1000 units ×

Service Code: J0885
Performed in an office
5,500
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 6th

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

20
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
5.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$126,500an average of $23 per time performed $44,000
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
5,400
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 2nd

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$10,800an average of $2 per time performed $5,400
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ondansetron hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2405
Performed in an office
4,092
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 15th

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

35
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$40,920an average of $10 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, granisetron hydrochloride, 100 mcg

Service Code: J1626
Performed in an office
2,562
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 21st

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

34
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
7.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$192,150an average of $75 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
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
1,224
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 8th

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

207
patients got this service, 80% of his patients
5.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$42,840an average of $35 per time performed $13,464
an average of $11 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
858
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 17th

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

194
patients got this service, 75% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$107,250an average of $125 per time performed $61,776
an average of $72 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
857
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 39th

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

69
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
6.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.1)
$21,425an average of $25 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
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
676
times performed,
0.92% of his services

10th 29th

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

61
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
7.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$67,600an average of $100 per time performed $10,816
an average of $16 per time performed
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
626
times performed,
0.86% of his services

11th 12th

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

163
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$18,780an average of $30 per time performed $1,878
an average of $3 per time performed
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
624
times performed,
0.85% of his services

12th 93rd

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

85
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
7.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 6.8)
$18,720an average of $30 per time performed $9,984
an average of $16 per time performed
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
483
times performed,
0.66% of his services

13th 23rd

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

51
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
7.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$72,450an average of $150 per time performed $11,592
an average of $24 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
360
times performed,
0.49% of his services

14th 27th

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

45
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.3)
$108,000an average of $300 per time performed $35,640
an average of $99 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, magnesium sulfate, per 500 mg

Service Code: J3475
Performed in an office
340
times performed,
0.46% of his services

15th 55th

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

16
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
5.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$3,400an average of $10 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
310
times performed,
0.42% of his services

16th 33rd

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

74
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$32,550an average of $105 per time performed $16,430
an average of $53 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
272
times performed,
0.37% of his services

17th 36th

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

34
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
6.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$40,800an average of $150 per time performed $5,984
an average of $22 per time performed
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
264
times performed,
0.36% of his services

18th 77th

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

29
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$9,240an average of $35 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
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
259
times performed,
0.35% of his services

19th 58th

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

93
patients got this service, 36% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$56,980an average of $220 per time performed $26,936
an average of $104 per time performed
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
253
times performed,
0.35% of his services

20th 42nd

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

40
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
6.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$50,600an average of $200 per time performed $13,156
an average of $52 per time performed
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
229
times performed,
0.31% of his services

21st 50th

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

21
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
9.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$34,350an average of $150 per time performed $3,664
an average of $16 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,
0.3% of his services

22nd 24th

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

51
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
4.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$10,950an average of $50 per time performed $3,723
an average of $17 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, calcium gluconate, per 10 ml

Service Code: J0610
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
0.23% of his services

23rd 116th

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

15
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
6.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.4)
$2,520an average of $15 per time performed $168
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
141
times performed,
0.19% of his services

24th 47th

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

41
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$2,820an average of $20 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
83
times performed,
0.11% of his services

25th 18th

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

53
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$7,885an average of $95 per time performed $4,399
an average of $53 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.09% of his services

26th 64th

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

18
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$3,300an average of $50 per time performed $66
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, d... +

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

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
0.08% of his services

27th 91st

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

16
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$5,600an average of $100 per time performed $2,240
an average of $40 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
40
times performed,
0.05% of his services

28th 51st

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

36
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$6,200an average of $155 per time performed $2,920
an average of $73 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
0.04% of his services

29th 113th

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

26
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,000an average of $125 per time performed $1,632
an average of $51 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
25
times performed,
0.03% of his services

30th 84th

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

25
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,000an average of $200 per time performed $2,925
an average of $117 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, promethazine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J2550
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.03% of his services

31st Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$276an average of $12 per time performed $23
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.03% of his services

32nd 38th

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

12
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$161an average of $7 per time performed $23
an average of $1 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,
0.03% of his services

33rd 89th

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,000an average of $200 per time performed $1,940
an average of $97 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.03% of his services

34th 98th

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

19
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$560an average of $28 per time performed $440
an average of $22 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.02% of his services

35th 135th

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$390an average of $26 per time performed $210
an average of $14 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.02% of his services

36th 158th

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,600an average of $400 per time performed $798
an average of $57 per time performed
MEDICINE

Moderate sedation services by physician also performing a... +

Moderate sedation services by physician also performing a procedure, patient 5 years of age or older, first 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99144
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.02% of his services

37th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,100an average of $150 per time performed $392
an average of $28 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
14
times performed,
0.02% of his services

38th 75th

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,500an average of $250 per time performed $1,974
an average of $141 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
14
times performed,
0.02% of his services

39th 74th

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

13
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,200an average of $300 per time performed $2,058
an average of $147 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy ... +

Bone marrow aspiration performed with bone marrow biopsy through the same incision on the same date of service ×

Service Code: G0364
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.02% of his services

40th 181st

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,100an average of $150 per time performed $98
an average of $7 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 "Hematology & Oncology." 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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