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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $272 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
2,041
Rank: 19th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
16,673
Rank: 11th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.2 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$564K
Rank: 33rd
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$277 This Provider
Avg $272

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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Cameron L. Smith
Average for Dermatology Providers in North Carolina

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, from Jan. 2012 to June 2013.

Patients saw before

Cameron L. Smith

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 33 different services in 2012
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
6,869
times performed,
41% of his services

1st 1st

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

986
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$48,083an average of $7 per time performed $34,345
an average of $5 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
2,126
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

1,284
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$161,576an average of $76 per time performed $87,166
an average of $41 per time performed
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
1,914
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

1,442
patients got this service, 71% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$128,238an average of $67 per time performed $91,872
an average of $48 per time performed
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
1,610
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 4th

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

989
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$66,010an average of $41 per time performed $46,690
an average of $29 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
692
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 7th

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

568
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$72,660an average of $105 per time performed $51,208
an average of $74 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
448
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 5th

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

374
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$44,352an average of $99 per time performed $24,192
an average of $54 per time performed
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
313
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 8th

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

303
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$31,300an average of $100 per time performed $17,841
an average of $57 per time performed
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
302
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 29th

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

239
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$30,804an average of $102 per time performed $17,214
an average of $57 per time performed
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
209
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 19th

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

186
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,601an average of $89 per time performed $9,405
an average of $45 per time performed
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
176
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 41st

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

163
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,432an average of $82 per time performed $7,392
an average of $42 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
171
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 12th

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

140
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$29,583an average of $173 per time performed $21,204
an average of $124 per time performed
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
167
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 26th

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

167
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,680an average of $40 per time performed $4,676
an average of $28 per time performed
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
159
times performed,
0.95% of his services

13th 16th

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

133
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$26,871an average of $169 per time performed $18,444
an average of $116 per time performed
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
158
times performed,
0.95% of his services

14th 30th

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

125
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$31,126an average of $197 per time performed $22,436
an average of $142 per time performed
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,
0.9% of his services

15th 23rd

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

128
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$26,850an average of $179 per time performed $17,400
an average of $116 per time performed
DRUGS

Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride (levulan kerastick) for... +

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

Service Code: J7308
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
0.83% of his services

16th 18th

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

88
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$21,684an average of $156 per time performed $16,819
an average of $121 per time performed
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
130
times performed,
0.78% of his services

17th 43rd

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

111
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,830an average of $91 per time performed $6,110
an average of $47 per time performed
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
105
times performed,
0.63% of his services

18th 20th

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

88
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$13,230an average of $126 per time performed $9,555
an average of $91 per time performed
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
100
times performed,
0.6% of his services

19th 24th

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

91
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,700an average of $137 per time performed $9,100
an average of $91 per time performed
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
97
times performed,
0.58% of his services

20th 33rd

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

84
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,476an average of $108 per time performed $6,402
an average of $66 per time performed
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
93
times performed,
0.56% of his services

21st 72nd

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)
$9,951an average of $107 per time performed $6,417
an average of $69 per time performed
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
92
times performed,
0.55% of his services

22nd 35th

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

76
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$16,376an average of $178 per time performed $11,960
an average of $130 per time performed
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
86
times performed,
0.52% of his services

23rd 63rd

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

75
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,148an average of $118 per time performed $6,536
an average of $76 per time performed
DRUGS

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

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

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
74
times performed,
0.44% of his services

24th 15th

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

28
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$370an average of $5 per time performed $74
an average of $1 per time performed
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
69
times performed,
0.41% of his services

25th 71st

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)
$9,591an average of $139 per time performed $6,141
an average of $89 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
0.34% of his services

26th 9th

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

50
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,904an average of $34 per time performed $1,232
an average of $22 per time performed
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
48
times performed,
0.29% of his services

27th 45th

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: 1.1)
$7,488an average of $156 per time performed $4,752
an average of $99 per time performed
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
43
times performed,
0.26% of his services

28th 38th

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)
$2,924an average of $68 per time performed $1,247
an average of $29 per time performed
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
25
times performed,
0.15% of his services

29th 87th

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,625an average of $65 per time performed $700
an average of $28 per time performed
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
15
times performed,
0.09% of his services

30th 86th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.69% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,730an average of $182 per time performed $2,040
an average of $136 per time performed
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
14
times performed,
0.08% of his services

31st 52nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.64% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$322an average of $23 per time performed $252
an average of $18 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.07% of his services

32nd 31st

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

11
patients got this service, 0.54% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$636an average of $53 per time performed $396
an average of $33 per time performed
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
11
times performed,
0.07% of his services

33rd 10th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.54% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$759an average of $69 per time performed $528
an average of $48 per time performed

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.

Notes: This provider has a self-reported specialty of "Dermatology." In some cases the self-reported specialty may differ from the specialty listed above, which comes from Medicare. Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients.

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