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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $229 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,952
Rank: 12th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
15,573
Rank: 7th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8 This Provider
Avg 5.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$500K
Rank: 12th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$256 This Provider
Avg $229

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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 58 different services in 2015
(19 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
6,769
times performed,
43% of his services

1st 1st

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

965
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$42,238.56an average of $6.24 per time performed $26,534.48
an average of $3.92 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
1,960
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

1,198
patients got this service, 61% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$126,635.60an average of $64.61 per time performed $64,229.20
an average of $32.77 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
1,608
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 7th

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

1,054
patients got this service, 54% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$67,745.04an average of $42.13 per time performed $46,310.40
an average of $28.80 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
808
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 2nd

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

685
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$56,713.52an average of $70.19 per time performed $39,559.68
an average of $48.96 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
770
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 8th

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

621
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$81,165.70an average of $105.41 per time performed $51,759.40
an average of $67.22 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
477
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 4th

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

390
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$47,079.90an average of $98.70 per time performed $25,977.42
an average of $54.46 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
215
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 30th

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

158
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$42,230.30an average of $196.42 per time performed $30,147.30
an average of $140.22 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
195
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 29th

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

165
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$21,019.05an average of $107.79 per time performed $11,015.55
an average of $56.49 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
180
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 14th

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

141
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$30,184.20an average of $167.69 per time performed $20,885.40
an average of $116.03 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
164
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 13th

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

126
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$23,801.32an average of $145.13 per time performed $17,441.40
an average of $106.35 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
152
times performed,
0.98% of his services

11th 47th

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

134
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,419.04an average of $108.02 per time performed $10,360.32
an average of $68.16 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
150
times performed,
0.96% of his services

12th 25th

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

128
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$26,419.50an average of $176.13 per time performed $17,268.00
an average of $115.12 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
138
times performed,
0.89% of his services

13th 17th

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

123
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$15,729.24an average of $113.98 per time performed $9,704.16
an average of $70.32 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
127
times performed,
0.82% of his services

14th 34th

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

93
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$22,997.16an average of $181.08 per time performed $15,769.59
an average of $124.17 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
119
times performed,
0.76% of his services

15th 11th

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

119
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,597.75an average of $72.25 per time performed $5,652.50
an average of $47.50 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
113
times performed,
0.73% of his services

16th 5th

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

111
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$11,744.09an average of $103.93 per time performed $8,306.63
an average of $73.51 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
103
times performed,
0.66% of his services

17th 12th

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$515.00an average of $5.00 per time performed $128.75
an average of $1.25 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
102
times performed,
0.65% of his services

18th 38th

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

88
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,949.30an average of $117.15 per time performed $6,682.02
an average of $65.51 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
97
times performed,
0.62% of his services

19th 33rd

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

97
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,187.49an average of $43.17 per time performed $2,925.52
an average of $30.16 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
96
times performed,
0.62% of his services

20th 35th

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

82
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,852.48an average of $133.88 per time performed $7,751.04
an average of $80.74 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
91
times performed,
0.58% of his services

21st 24th

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

74
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,524.33an average of $137.63 per time performed $8,112.65
an average of $89.15 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
78
times performed,
0.5% of his services

22nd 43rd

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

72
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,183.80an average of $92.10 per time performed $3,443.70
an average of $44.15 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
78
times performed,
0.5% of his services

23rd 58th

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

64
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,084.54an average of $154.93 per time performed $7,431.84
an average of $95.28 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
77
times performed,
0.49% of his services

24th 18th

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

49
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$21,282.80an average of $276.40 per time performed $15,806.56
an average of $205.28 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
67
times performed,
0.43% of his services

25th 62nd

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

59
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,211.16an average of $137.48 per time performed $5,650.11
an average of $84.33 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
63
times performed,
0.4% of his services

26th 49th

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

57
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,040.94an average of $159.38 per time performed $6,069.42
an average of $96.34 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
61
times performed,
0.39% of his services

27th 19th

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

49
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,664.04an average of $125.64 per time performed $5,859.05
an average of $96.05 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
59
times performed,
0.38% of his services

28th 9th

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)
$1,973.55an average of $33.45 per time performed $1,290.92
an average of $21.88 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Biopsy of ear

Service Code: 69100
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.31% of his services

29th 31st

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

44
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,606.56an average of $95.97 per time performed $2,417.76
an average of $50.37 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
47
times performed,
0.3% of his services

30th 78th

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

46
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,291.89an average of $133.87 per time performed $4,288.28
an average of $91.24 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
45
times performed,
0.29% of his services

31st 82nd

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

43
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,234.95an average of $94.11 per time performed $2,400.30
an average of $53.34 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.22% of his services

32nd 53rd

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,816.84an average of $112.26 per time performed $2,618.68
an average of $77.02 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
25
times performed,
0.16% of his services

33rd 10th

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,600.75an average of $104.03 per time performed $1,930.50
an average of $77.22 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.14% of his services

34th 27th

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

18
patients got this service, 0.92% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,162.70an average of $52.85 per time performed $663.96
an average of $30.18 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
21
times performed,
0.13% of his services

35th 36th

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

18
patients got this service, 0.92% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$506.31an average of $24.11 per time performed $319.41
an average of $15.21 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
16
times performed,
0.1% of his services

36th 63rd

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

16
patients got this service, 0.82% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,912.48an average of $182.03 per time performed $2,211.52
an average of $138.22 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of up to and including 15 skin tags

Service Code: 11200
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.1% of his services

37th 57th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.82% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,374.24an average of $85.89 per time performed $793.92
an average of $49.62 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 face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17283
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.09% of his services

38th 92nd

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

14
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,590.16an average of $256.44 per time performed $2,525.74
an average of $180.41 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 scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17273
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.08% of his services

39th 98th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.67% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,581.67an average of $198.59 per time performed $2,023.71
an average of $155.67 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.

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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 2015 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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