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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $241 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
386
Rank: 1164th
out of 2,400 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,722
Rank: 342nd
out of 2,400 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
14.8 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 6.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$166K
Rank: 411th
out of 2,400 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$430 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $241

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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Ajey A. Golwala
Average for Internal Medicine Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 23 different services in 2013
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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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
2,380
times performed,
42% of his services

1st 2nd

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

375
patients got this service, 97% of his patients
6.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$237,976an average of $100 per time performed $110,265
an average of $46 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
1,517
times performed,
27% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

360
patients got this service, 93% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$37,925an average of $25 per time performed $4,475
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
289
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 11th

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

36
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.2)
$5,780an average of $20 per time performed $1,537
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
199
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 14th

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

199
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,970an average of $30 per time performed $4,740
an average of $24 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
199
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 31st

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

199
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,975an average of $25 per time performed $2,820
an average of $14 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
198
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 20th

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

186
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,900an average of $50 per time performed $1,984
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
161
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 16th

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

21
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
7.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$4,025an average of $25 per time performed $2,710
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood to screen for colon tumors

Service Code: 82270
Performed in an office
152
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 106th

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

152
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,040an average of $20 per time performed $669
an average of $4 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
126
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 36th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
8.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$2,520an average of $20 per time performed $105
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 1st

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

87
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$12,600an average of $120 per time performed $6,526
an average of $62 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
89
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 26th

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

89
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,350an average of $150 per time performed $9,309
an average of $105 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
82
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 70th

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

82
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,400an average of $200 per time performed $13,193
an average of $161 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 an office
68
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 154th

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

68
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,800an average of $100 per time performed $2,768
an average of $41 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.93% of his services

14th 46th

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

38
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$795an average of $15 per time performed $184
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Ultrasound study of arteries of legs

Service Code: 93922
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.63% of his services

15th 205th

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

18
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,500an average of $125 per time performed $1,242
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration or injection of large joint or joint capsule

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.4% of his services

16th 100th

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

16
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,300an average of $100 per time performed $982
an average of $43 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
20
times performed,
0.35% of his services

17th 99th

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

20
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,800an average of $190 per time performed $1,134
an average of $57 per time performed

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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