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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $196 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,135
Rank: 26th
out of 2,229 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
10,515
Rank: 37th
out of 2,229 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.3 This Provider
Avg 5.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$267K
Rank: 40th
out of 2,229 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$235 This Provider
Avg $196

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

DENNIS THOMAS MD

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 101 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
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
1,438
times performed,
14% of his services

1st 1st

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

760
patients got this service, 67% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$218,576an average of $152 per time performed $96,490
an average of $67 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,288
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 8th

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

738
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$46,368an average of $36 per time performed $13,369
an average of $10 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
1,260
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 4th

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

703
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$32,760an average of $26 per time performed $13,028
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
1,225
times performed,
12% of his services

4th 6th

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

707
patients got this service, 62% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$64,925an average of $53 per time performed $18,265
an average of $15 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
980
times performed,
9% of his services

5th 2nd

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

624
patients got this service, 55% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$98,000an average of $100 per time performed $45,599
an average of $47 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab, 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
840
times performed,
8% of his services

6th 12th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$14,028an average of $17 per time performed $9,425
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
650
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 9th

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

355
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$35,100an average of $54 per time performed $8,437
an average of $13 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
494
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 24th

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

58
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,928an average of $12 per time performed $642
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
399
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 16th

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

283
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$21,546an average of $54 per time performed $8,966
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
181
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 19th

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

163
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,534an average of $14 per time performed $619
an average of $3 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
139
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 3rd

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

113
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,919an average of $21 per time performed $404
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
120
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 5th

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

120
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,480an average of $29 per time performed $2,896
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
110
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 7th

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

32
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.9)
$2,200an average of $20 per time performed $579
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
101
times performed,
0.96% of his services

14th 40th

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

83
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,696an average of $96 per time performed $3,999
an average of $40 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza for injection into muscle

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
0.85% of his services

15th 23rd

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

89
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,738an average of $42 per time performed $2,887
an average of $32 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
87
times performed,
0.83% of his services

16th 31st

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

81
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,612an average of $76 per time performed $1,867
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
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
66
times performed,
0.63% of his services

17th 56th

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,484an average of $174 per time performed $2,447
an average of $37 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

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

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

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.63% of his services

18th 69th

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

66
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,356an average of $66 per time performed $1,623
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
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
60
times performed,
0.57% of his services

19th 41st

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

60
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,060an average of $201 per time performed $9,861
an average of $164 per time performed
medical
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
58
times performed,
0.55% of his services

20th 21st

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

57
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,828an average of $66 per time performed $599
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.55% of his services

21st 120th

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

56
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,828an average of $66 per time performed $1,426
an average of $25 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
53
times performed,
0.5% of his services

22nd 18th

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,134an average of $78 per time performed $1,648
an average of $31 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ketorolac tromethamine, per 15 mg

Service Code: J1885
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.46% of his services

23rd 71st

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

11
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,008an average of $21 per time performed $12
an average of $0 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82274
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.41% of his services

24th 156th

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,620an average of $38 per time performed $915
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
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
42
times performed,
0.4% of his services

25th 29th

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

42
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,728an average of $184 per time performed $2,494
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

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

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

Service Code: G0439
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.34% of his services

26th 22nd

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

36
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,752an average of $132 per time performed $3,956
an average of $110 per time performed
drug
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
31
times performed,
0.29% of his services

27th 30th

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$744an average of $24 per time performed $462
an average of $15 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
26
times performed,
0.25% of his services

28th 25th

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$5,668an average of $218 per time performed $1,846
an average of $71 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
23
times performed,
0.22% of his services

29th 15th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$874an average of $38 per time performed $406
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.21% of his services

30th 28th

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)
$638an average of $29 per time performed $531
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.21% of his services

31st 17th

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: 1.6)
$792an average of $36 per time performed $237
an average of $11 per time performed
drug
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
21
times performed,
0.2% of his services

32nd 44th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,758an average of $84 per time performed $1,586
an average of $76 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of shoulder, minimum of 2 views

Service Code: 73030
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.19% of his services

33rd 171st

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,465an average of $73 per time performed $383
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.16% of his services

34th 153rd

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

17
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,678an average of $99 per time performed $382
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
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
15
times performed,
0.14% of his services

35th 61st

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,845an average of $123 per time performed $413
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of both knees, standing, front to back view

Service Code: 73565
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.13% of his services

36th 297th

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)
$448an average of $32 per time performed $212
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.13% of his services

37th 73rd

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$434an average of $31 per time performed $90
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.12% of his services

38th 13th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$689an average of $53 per time performed $201
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 1 or 2 views

Service Code: 73560
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.12% of his services

39th 204th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$598an average of $46 per time performed $151
an average of $12 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of knee, 3 views

Service Code: 73562
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.11% of his services

40th 184th

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)
$892an average of $74 per time performed $288
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Strep test (streptococcus, group a)

Service Code: 87880
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.1% of his services

41st 97th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$385an average of $35 per time performed $176
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

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

Service Code: 73510
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.1% of his services

42nd 176th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.97% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$866an average of $79 per time performed $231
an average of $21 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.

Dennis Thomas
Average for Family Medicine Providers in Virginia

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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