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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $305 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
618
Rank: 163rd
out of 326 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,552
Rank: 86th
out of 326 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.7 This Provider
Avg 4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$273K
Rank: 85th
out of 326 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$442 This Provider
Avg $305

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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Mahesh K. Agarwal
Average for Pulmonary Disease Providers in Illinois

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 38 different services in 2013
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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

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
836
times performed,
24% of his services

1st 1st

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

253
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$135,557an average of $162 per time performed $48,914
an average of $59 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
797
times performed,
22% of his services

2nd 4th

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

262
patients got this service, 42% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$174,304an average of $219 per time performed $66,111
an average of $83 per time performed
medical
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
734
times performed,
21% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

235
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$170,376an average of $232 per time performed $62,295
an average of $85 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
284
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 13th

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

160
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$83,536an average of $294 per time performed $32,918
an average of $116 per time performed
medical
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
156
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 6th

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

130
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$70,855an average of $454 per time performed $25,735
an average of $165 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Determination of lung volumes using plethysmography

Service Code: 94726
Performed in a facility
135
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 9th

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

134
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,020an average of $30 per time performed $1,403
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of lung diffusing capacity

Service Code: 94729
Performed in a facility
127
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 7th

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

127
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,846an average of $22 per time performed $974
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed... +

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94060
Performed in a facility
104
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 10th

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

104
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,014an average of $39 per time performed $1,084
an average of $10 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
58
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 3rd

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

49
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$30,160an average of $520 per time performed $10,623
an average of $183 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
43
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 14th

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

43
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,373an average of $311 per time performed $4,795
an average of $112 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exha... +

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exhaled air capacity ×

Service Code: 94010
Performed in a facility
35
times performed,
0.99% of his services

11th 19th

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

35
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$830an average of $24 per time performed $226
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
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
35
times performed,
0.99% of his services

12th 26th

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

35
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,931an average of $427 per time performed $5,710
an average of $163 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.84% of his services

13th 30th

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

28
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$380an average of $13 per time performed $375
an average of $13 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
26
times performed,
0.73% of his services

14th 76th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$390an average of $15 per time performed $379
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Irrigation and suction of lung airways to obtain cells us... +

Irrigation and suction of lung airways to obtain cells using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31624
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.7% of his services

15th 45th

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

23
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,692an average of $388 per time performed $3,188
an average of $128 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.45% of his services

16th 90th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$760an average of $48 per time performed $436
an average of $27 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection int... +

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

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.37% of his services

17th 94th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,733an average of $210 per time performed $917
an average of $71 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
12
times performed,
0.34% of his services

18th 5th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,900an average of $158 per time performed $706
an average of $59 per time performed

Note: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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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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