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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $185 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,059
Rank: 39th
out of 2,166 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
9,906
Rank: 36th
out of 2,166 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.4 This Provider
Avg 5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$250K
Rank: 40th
out of 2,166 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$236 This Provider
Avg $185

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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Dennis Thomas
Average for Family Practice Providers in Virginia

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

Dennis Thomas

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 38 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
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
1,298
times performed,
13% of his services

1st 2nd

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

695
patients got this service, 66% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$129,800an average of $100 per time performed $58,410
an average of $45 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
1,206
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 1st

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

632
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$183,312an average of $152 per time performed $79,596
an average of $66 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,202
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 9th

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

680
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$43,272an average of $36 per time performed $13,222
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
1,172
times performed,
12% of his services

4th 7th

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

667
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$62,116an average of $53 per time performed $18,752
an average of $16 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
1,046
times performed,
11% of his services

5th 5th

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

596
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$27,196an average of $26 per time performed $11,506
an average of $11 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
800
times performed,
8% of his services

6th 17th

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

81
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$15,200an average of $19 per time performed $800
an average of $1 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
728
times performed,
7% of his services

7th 3rd

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

484
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$15,288an average of $21 per time performed $2,184
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
521
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 10th

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

264
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$28,134an average of $54 per time performed $7,294
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
415
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 16th

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

297
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$22,410an average of $54 per time performed $9,960
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
155
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 4th

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

37
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.8)
$3,100an average of $20 per time performed $930
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 14th

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

131
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,072an average of $14 per time performed $592
an average of $4 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
140
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 6th

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

140
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,060an average of $29 per time performed $3,360
an average of $24 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 (fluzone) ×

Service Code: Q2038
Performed in an office
122
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 18th

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

122
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,440an average of $20 per time performed $1,586
an average of $13 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 27th

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

102
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,056an average of $76 per time performed $2,332
an average of $22 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
98
times performed,
0.99% of his services

15th 54th

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

57
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$17,052an average of $174 per time performed $4,214
an average of $43 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention... +

Annual wellness visit; includes a personalized prevention plan of service (pps), initial visit ×

Service Code: G0438
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.85% of his services

16th 37th

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

84
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,884an average of $201 per time performed $13,776
an average of $164 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
83
times performed,
0.84% of his services

17th 21st

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

76
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$18,094an average of $218 per time performed $6,723
an average of $81 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.69% of his services

18th 19th

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

67
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,488an average of $66 per time performed $952
an average of $14 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.67% of his services

19th 116th

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

62
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$4,356an average of $66 per time performed $1,716
an average of $26 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.64% of his services

20th 65th

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

63
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,158an average of $66 per time performed $1,638
an average of $26 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
41
times performed,
0.41% of his services

21st 13th

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

35
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,198an average of $78 per time performed $902
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.3% of his services

22nd 145th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,080an average of $36 per time performed $690
an average of $23 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.29% of his services

23rd 43rd

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,972an average of $68 per time performed $1,856
an average of $64 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.29% of his services

24th 44th

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$841an average of $29 per time performed $696
an average of $24 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
25
times performed,
0.25% of his services

25th 31st

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,600an average of $184 per time performed $1,550
an average of $62 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for influenza virus

Service Code: 87804
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.23% of his services

26th 130th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$713an average of $31 per time performed $391
an average of $17 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per certification period ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.22% of his services

27th 80th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,706an average of $123 per time performed $902
an average of $41 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.22% of his services

28th 129th

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,112an average of $96 per time performed $484
an average of $22 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.19% of his services

29th 160th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,482an average of $78 per time performed $399
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Strep test (streptococcus, group a)

Service Code: 87880
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.18% of his services

30th 98th

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$630an average of $35 per time performed $306
an average of $17 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.18% of his services

31st 29th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$756an average of $42 per time performed $558
an average of $31 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of ribs of one side of body, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.18% of his services

32nd 166th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,404an average of $78 per time performed $414
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.18% of his services

33rd 15th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$648an average of $36 per time performed $216
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.18% of his services

34th 91st

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$378an average of $21 per time performed $108
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.17% of his services

35th 83rd

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$527an average of $31 per time performed $119
an average of $7 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.14% of his services

36th 177th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,106an average of $79 per time performed $336
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Skin test for tuberculosis

Service Code: 86580
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.12% of his services

37th 204th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$360an average of $30 per time performed $60
an average of $5 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.12% of his services

38th 70th

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,320an average of $110 per time performed $744
an average of $62 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 "Family Medicine." 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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