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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $228 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,974
Rank: 11th
out of 277 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
14,930
Rank: 10th
out of 277 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
7.6 This Provider
Avg 5.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$504K
Rank: 11th
out of 277 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$255 This Provider
Avg $228

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.

Individuals

JOHN PAPALAS

HEE PARK

STEVEN HAMSTEAD

GREGORY MURPHY

RICHARD PIPPIN

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

PITT COUNTY MEMORIAL HO...

Patients saw before

CAMERON SMITH M.D.

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 59 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
6,509
times performed,
44% of his services

1st 1st

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

940
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$64,309an average of $10 per time performed $45,954
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
1,899
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

1,163
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$135,247an average of $71 per time performed $72,960
an average of $38 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
1,354
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 7th

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

895
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$56,787an average of $42 per time performed $40,282
an average of $30 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
1,141
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 2nd

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

923
patients got this service, 47% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$79,996an average of $70 per time performed $53,627
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
760
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 8th

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

633
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$79,215an average of $104 per time performed $52,075
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
455
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 4th

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

383
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$44,294an average of $97 per time performed $25,821
an average of $57 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
365
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 5th

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

356
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$37,347an average of $102 per time performed $26,609
an average of $73 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11311
Performed in an office
166
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 30th

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

148
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,395an average of $105 per time performed $10,246
an average of $62 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
162
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 14th

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

121
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$27,073an average of $167 per time performed $17,208
an average of $106 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
159
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 13th

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

121
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$22,797an average of $143 per time performed $16,504
an average of $104 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17282
Performed in an office
149
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 28th

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

119
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$28,981an average of $195 per time performed $21,097
an average of $142 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17281
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
0.92% of his services

12th 26th

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

116
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$23,231an average of $170 per time performed $16,089
an average of $117 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11301
Performed in an office
107
times performed,
0.72% of his services

13th 16th

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

101
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,980an average of $112 per time performed $7,078
an average of $66 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 1... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99201
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
0.62% of his services

14th 36th

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

92
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,961an average of $43 per time performed $2,664
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of face, e... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11310
Performed in an office
89
times performed,
0.6% of his services

15th 44th

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

85
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,413an average of $106 per time performed $5,680
an average of $64 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
86
times performed,
0.58% of his services

16th 12th

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

42
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$430an average of $5 per time performed $117
an average of $1 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
85
times performed,
0.57% of his services

17th 11th

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

85
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,043an average of $71 per time performed $4,224
an average of $50 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17272
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.56% of his services

18th 33rd

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

69
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,944an average of $178 per time performed $10,428
an average of $124 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17261
Performed in an office
79
times performed,
0.53% of his services

19th 24th

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

70
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,614an average of $134 per time performed $6,089
an average of $77 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
76
times performed,
0.51% of his services

20th 9th

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

68
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,546an average of $34 per time performed $1,738
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trun... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11302
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
0.48% of his services

21st 32nd

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

61
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,316an average of $131 per time performed $5,586
an average of $79 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Aminolevulinic acid hcl for topical administration, 20%, ... +

Aminolevulinic acid hcl for topical administration, 20%, single unit dosage form (354 mg) ×

Service Code: J7308
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.46% of his services

22nd 17th

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

42
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$15,027an average of $221 per time performed $10,645
an average of $157 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11306
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.46% of his services

23rd 43rd

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

63
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,842an average of $115 per time performed $4,602
an average of $68 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of scalp, n... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11307
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.4% of his services

24th 61st

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

50
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,996an average of $136 per time performed $5,081
an average of $86 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ea... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11312
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.38% of his services

25th 59th

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

57
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,553an average of $150 per time performed $6,061
an average of $106 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant a... +

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant and/or malignant skin growths, each session ×

Service Code: 96567
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.38% of his services

26th 19th

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

42
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$7,028an average of $123 per time performed $5,302
an average of $93 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17271
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.33% of his services

27th 49th

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

45
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,761an average of $158 per time performed $5,136
an average of $105 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of the tru... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11300
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.27% of his services

28th 42nd

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

39
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,734an average of $91 per time performed $1,894
an average of $46 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters or less)... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.5 centimeters or less) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17280
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.25% of his services

29th 76th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,235an average of $138 per time performed $3,497
an average of $92 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Biopsy of ear

Service Code: 69100
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.21% of his services

30th 31st

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,918an average of $94 per time performed $1,774
an average of $57 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.19% of his services

31st 27th

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,562an average of $54 per time performed $898
an average of $31 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
22
times performed,
0.15% of his services

32nd 10th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,270an average of $103 per time performed $1,507
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17263
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.13% of his services

33rd 72nd

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

18
patients got this service, 0.91% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,877an average of $194 per time performed $2,310
an average of $115 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of scalp, ... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11305
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.13% of his services

34th 83rd

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,893an average of $95 per time performed $1,055
an average of $53 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
17
times performed,
0.11% of his services

35th 41st

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

16
patients got this service, 0.81% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$403an average of $24 per time performed $290
an average of $17 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of up to and including 15 skin tags

Service Code: 11200
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.09% of his services

36th 50th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.71% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,165an average of $83 per time performed $689
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.08% of his services

37th 63rd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.56% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,352an average of $113 per time performed $927
an average of $77 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.

Cameron Langley Smith
Average for Dermatology Providers in North Carolina

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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