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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $184 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
6,071
Rank: 1st
out of 614 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
27,423
Rank: 3rd
out of 614 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.5 This Provider
Avg 3.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.41M
Rank: 2nd
out of 614 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$233 This Provider
Avg $184

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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Lindsey L. White
Average for Cardiology 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.

Individuals

JOSE JACOB

WILLIAM BEAVERS

GEORGE JORDAN

RICHARD WESSEL

JAMES HUNTER

Organizations

ALBEMARLE HOSPITAL AUTH...

THE OUTER BANKS HOSPITA...

Patients saw before

Lindsey L. White

Patients saw after

Individuals

RICHARD WESSEL

JOSE JACOB

WILLIAM BEAVERS

GEORGE JORDAN

JAMES HUNTER

Organizations

ALBEMARLE HOSPITAL AUTH...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 63 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
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in a facility
7,609
times performed,
28% of his services

1st 2nd

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

3,720
patients got this service, 61% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$357,623an average of $47 per time performed $45,654
an average of $6 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
2,469
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 1st

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

1,536
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$370,350an average of $150 per time performed $170,361
an average of $69 per time performed
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
1,970
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 25th

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

1,288
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$399,910an average of $203 per time performed $189,120
an average of $96 per time performed
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
1,437
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 3rd

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

1,191
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$179,625an average of $125 per time performed $18,681
an average of $13 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, regadenoson (lexiscan), 0.1 mg

Service Code: J2785
Performed in an office
1,232
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 9th

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

307
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$66,528an average of $54 per time performed $51,744
an average of $42 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in an office
1,181
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 10th

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

1,103
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,771,500an average of $1,500 per time performed $179,512
an average of $152 per time performed
ADMINISTRATIVE

Technetium tc-99m sestamibi, diagnostic, per study dose

Service Code: A9500
Performed in an office
954
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 12th

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

476
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$84,906an average of $89 per time performed $65,826
an average of $69 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
875
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 6th

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

289
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$17,500an average of $20 per time performed $5,250
an average of $6 per time performed
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
781
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 8th

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

322
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$117,150an average of $150 per time performed $41,393
an average of $53 per time performed
MEDICINE

Physician services for outpatient heart rehabilitation wi... +

Physician services for outpatient heart rehabilitation with continuous ekg monitoring per session ×

Service Code: 93798
Performed in an office
727
times performed,
3% of his services

10th Alert

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

60
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
12.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$36,350an average of $50 per time performed $13,086
an average of $18 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted ... +

Ultrasound examination of heart including color-depicted blood flow rate, direction, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93306
Performed in a facility
610
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 4th

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

587
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$305,000an average of $500 per time performed $29,280
an average of $48 per time performed
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
590
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 17th

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

504
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$221,250an average of $375 per time performed $87,320
an average of $148 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, d... +

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
500
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 89th

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

493
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$62,500an average of $125 per time performed $20,500
an average of $41 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
499
times performed,
2% of his services

14th Alert

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

489
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$49,900an average of $100 per time performed $8,483
an average of $17 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in an office
473
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 15th

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

472
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,182,500an average of $2,500 per time performed $175,483
an average of $371 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93224
Performed in an office
338
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 44th

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

302
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$202,800an average of $600 per time performed $22,646
an average of $67 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring and physician supervision ×

Service Code: 93016
Performed in a facility
320
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 19th

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

318
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$48,000an average of $150 per time performed $5,440
an average of $17 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93018
Performed in a facility
319
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 16th

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

317
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$47,850an average of $150 per time performed $3,509
an average of $11 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Iliac and/or femoral artery angiography, non-selective, b... +

Iliac and/or femoral artery angiography, non-selective, bilateral or ipsilateral to catheter insertion, performed at the same time as cardiac catheterization and/or coronary angiography, includes positioning or placement of the catheter in the distal aorta or ipsilateral femoral or iliac artery, injection of dye, production of permanent images, and radiologic supervision and interpretation (list separately in addition to primary procedure) ×

Service Code: G0278
Performed in a facility
303
times performed,
1% of his services

19th Alert

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

300
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$45,450an average of $150 per time performed $3,030
an average of $10 per time performed
MEDICINE

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lea... +

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker including device connection, recording, and disconnection ×

Service Code: 93288
Performed in an office
264
times performed,
0.96% of his services

20th 36th

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

204
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$46,200an average of $175 per time performed $6,864
an average of $26 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or... +

Nuclear medicine study of vessels of heart using drugs or exercise multiple studies ×

Service Code: 78452
Performed in a facility
262
times performed,
0.96% of his services

21st 20th

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

262
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$131,000an average of $500 per time performed $15,458
an average of $59 per time performed
MEDICINE

Physician services for outpatient heart cardiac rehabilit... +

Physician services for outpatient heart cardiac rehabilitation per session ×

Service Code: 93797
Performed in an office
209
times performed,
0.76% of his services

22nd Alert

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

30
patients got this service, 0.49% of his patients
7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,360an average of $40 per time performed $2,717
an average of $13 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
209
times performed,
0.76% of his services

23rd 29th

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

189
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$26,125an average of $125 per time performed $6,061
an average of $29 per time performed
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood ... +

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93458
Performed in a facility
197
times performed,
0.72% of his services

24th 26th

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

195
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$394,000an average of $2,000 per time performed $36,445
an average of $185 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, more than 30 minutes

Service Code: 99239
Performed in a facility
195
times performed,
0.71% of his services

25th 54th

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

167
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$29,250an average of $150 per time performed $15,405
an average of $79 per time performed
MEDICINE

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress te... +

Exercise or drug-induced heart and blood vessel stress test with ekg monitoring, physician supervision, interpretation, and report ×

Service Code: 93015
Performed in an office
178
times performed,
0.65% of his services

26th 18th

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

178
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$89,000an average of $500 per time performed $11,214
an average of $63 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician review, interpretation, and patient management ... +

Physician review, interpretation, and patient management of home inr testing for patient with either mechanical heart valve(s), chronic atrial fibrillation, or venous thromboembolism who meets medicare coverage criteria; testing not occurring more frequently than once a week; billing units of service include 4 tests ×

Service Code: G0250
Performed in an office
149
times performed,
0.54% of his services

27th 122nd

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

38
patients got this service, 0.63% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$2,980an average of $20 per time performed $1,043
an average of $7 per time performed
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of catheters into main and accessory arteries o... +

Insertion of catheters into main and accessory arteries of both kidneys for imaging including radiological supervision and interpretation ×

Service Code: 36252
Performed in a facility
128
times performed,
0.47% of his services

28th 188th

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

127
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$96,000an average of $750 per time performed $29,696
an average of $232 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
128
times performed,
0.47% of his services

29th 23rd

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

128
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$25,600an average of $200 per time performed $13,696
an average of $107 per time performed
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pace... +

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker or cardioverter-defibrillator transmissions, technician review, support, and distribution of results up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93296
Performed in an office
118
times performed,
0.43% of his services

30th 34th

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

79
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$7,670an average of $65 per time performed $2,124
an average of $18 per time performed
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
110
times performed,
0.4% of his services

31st 14th

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

94
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,650an average of $15 per time performed $330
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pace... +

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker with physician analysis, review, and report up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93294
Performed in an office
107
times performed,
0.39% of his services

32nd 47th

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

58
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$7,704an average of $72 per time performed $2,247
an average of $21 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
0.39% of his services

33rd 42nd

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

85
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$7,950an average of $75 per time performed $742
an average of $7 per time performed
MEDICINE

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-... +

Heart rhythm tracing, analysis, and interpretation of 48-hour ekg ×

Service Code: 93227
Performed in a facility
103
times performed,
0.38% of his services

34th 94th

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

102
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,875an average of $125 per time performed $2,060
an average of $20 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
101
times performed,
0.37% of his services

35th 5th

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

97
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,100an average of $100 per time performed $5,050
an average of $50 per time performed
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent dual lead pacemaker system with physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93280
Performed in an office
88
times performed,
0.32% of his services

36th 24th

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

79
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$19,800an average of $225 per time performed $3,696
an average of $42 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
81
times performed,
0.3% of his services

37th 128th

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

38
patients got this service, 0.63% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$3,645an average of $45 per time performed $1,296
an average of $16 per time performed
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in right and left heart for imaging... +

Insertion of catheter in right and left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93460
Performed in a facility
79
times performed,
0.29% of his services

38th 96th

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

79
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$260,700an average of $3,300 per time performed $23,226
an average of $294 per time performed
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood fl... +

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood flow, rate, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93325
Performed in a facility
78
times performed,
0.28% of his services

39th 31st

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

76
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,140an average of $130 per time performed $234
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Insertion of probe in esophagus for heart ultrasound exam... +

Insertion of probe in esophagus for heart ultrasound examination including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93312
Performed in a facility
78
times performed,
0.28% of his services

40th 48th

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

76
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$31,200an average of $400 per time performed $6,318
an average of $81 per time performed
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and... +

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and chambers ×

Service Code: 93320
Performed in a facility
75
times performed,
0.27% of his services

41st 35th

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

73
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,000an average of $160 per time performed $1,050
an average of $14 per time performed
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 a facility
72
times performed,
0.26% of his services

42nd 70th

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

70
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$14,688an average of $204 per time performed $5,904
an average of $82 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
70
times performed,
0.26% of his services

43rd 113th

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

70
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,750an average of $25 per time performed $1,540
an average of $22 per time performed
MEDICINE

External shock to heart to regulate heart beat

Service Code: 92960
Performed in a facility
68
times performed,
0.25% of his services

44th 78th

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

62
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$68,000an average of $1,000 per time performed $6,256
an average of $92 per time performed
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
68
times performed,
0.25% of his services

45th 161st

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

68
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,700an average of $25 per time performed $952
an average of $14 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.23% of his services

46th 11th

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

58
patients got this service, 0.96% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$3,200an average of $50 per time performed $896
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, midazolam hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2250
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.23% of his services

47th Alert

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

26
patients got this service, 0.43% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,260an average of $20 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PROCEDURES

External counterpulsation, per treatment session

Service Code: G0166
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.21% of his services

48th 75th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.21% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 20.1)
$17,100an average of $300 per time performed $6,327
an average of $111 per time performed
MEDICINE

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lea... +

Evaluation of parameters of single, dual, or multiple lead cardioverter-defibrillator including device connection, recording, and disconnection ×

Service Code: 93289
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
0.2% of his services

49th 93rd

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

48
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,000an average of $125 per time performed $2,632
an average of $47 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 a facility
55
times performed,
0.2% of his services

50th 27th

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

37
patients got this service, 0.61% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$7,700an average of $140 per time performed $2,090
an average of $38 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 a facility
51
times performed,
0.19% of his services

51st 127th

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

26
patients got this service, 0.43% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,202an average of $102 per time performed $969
an average of $19 per time performed
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
43
times performed,
0.16% of his services

52nd 61st

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

43
patients got this service, 0.71% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,525an average of $175 per time performed $3,139
an average of $73 per time performed
MEDICINE

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of perman... +

Evaluation, testing, and programming adjustment of permanent dual lead cardioverter-defibrillator including physician analysis, review, and report ×

Service Code: 93283
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.15% of his services

53rd 58th

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

34
patients got this service, 0.56% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$8,400an average of $200 per time performed $2,100
an average of $50 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care discharge

Service Code: 99217
Performed in a facility
42
times performed,
0.15% of his services

54th 69th

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

42
patients got this service, 0.69% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,250an average of $125 per time performed $2,184
an average of $52 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care typically 50 minutes

Service Code: 99219
Performed in a facility
41
times performed,
0.15% of his services

55th 130th

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

41
patients got this service, 0.68% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,225an average of $225 per time performed $3,936
an average of $96 per time performed
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
38
times performed,
0.14% of his services

56th 22nd

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

38
patients got this service, 0.63% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,400an average of $300 per time performed $3,838
an average of $101 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 a facility
37
times performed,
0.13% of his services

57th 21st

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

36
patients got this service, 0.59% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$6,179an average of $167 per time performed $2,109
an average of $57 per time performed
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood ... +

Insertion of catheter in left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93459
Performed in a facility
36
times performed,
0.13% of his services

58th 73rd

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

36
patients got this service, 0.59% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$108,000an average of $3,000 per time performed $9,360
an average of $260 per time performed
MEDICINE

Evaluation of heart function using tilt table

Service Code: 93660
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
0.11% of his services

59th 208th

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

30
patients got this service, 0.49% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,500an average of $350 per time performed $2,070
an average of $69 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Emergency department visit, problem with significant thre... +

Emergency department visit, problem with significant threat to life or function ×

Service Code: 99285
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.11% of his services

60th Alert

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

29
patients got this service, 0.48% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,875an average of $375 per time performed $3,741
an average of $129 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Prolonged office or other outpatient service first hour

Service Code: 99354
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.09% of his services

61st Alert

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

23
patients got this service, 0.38% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,600an average of $150 per time performed $1,776
an average of $74 per time performed
MEDICINE

Telephonic evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead p... +

Telephonic evaluation of single, dual, or multiple lead pacemaker heart rhythm strips up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93293
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.08% of his services

62nd 43rd

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

17
patients got this service, 0.28% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,990an average of $130 per time performed $920
an average of $40 per time performed
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter into right upper heart chamber and ... +

Insertion of catheter into right upper heart chamber and pulmonary (lung) artery for monitoring purposes ×

Service Code: 93503
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.08% of his services

63rd Alert

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

21
patients got this service, 0.35% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,400an average of $400 per time performed $2,163
an average of $103 per time performed
MEDICINE

External shock to heart to regulate heart beat

Service Code: 92960
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.07% of his services

64th Alert

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

20
patients got this service, 0.33% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$20,000an average of $1,000 per time performed $3,280
an average of $164 per time performed
MEDICINE

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead card... +

Remote evaluations of single, dual, or multiple lead cardioverter-defibrillator with physician analysis, review, and report up to 90 days ×

Service Code: 93295
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.07% of his services

65th 49th

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

18
patients got this service, 0.3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$2,470an average of $130 per time performed $931
an average of $49 per time performed
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood fl... +

Doppler ultrasound study of color-directed heart blood flow, rate, and valve function ×

Service Code: 93325
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.06% of his services

66th 86th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.28% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,250an average of $250 per time performed $357
an average of $21 per time performed
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
17
times performed,
0.06% of his services

67th 41st

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

17
patients got this service, 0.28% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,250an average of $250 per time performed $2,448
an average of $144 per time performed
MEDICINE

Insertion of probe in esophagus for heart ultrasound exam... +

Insertion of probe in esophagus for heart ultrasound examination including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93312
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.06% of his services

68th Alert

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

17
patients got this service, 0.28% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,450an average of $850 per time performed $3,893
an average of $229 per time performed
MEDICINE

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and... +

Doppler ultrasound study of heart blood flow, valves, and chambers ×

Service Code: 93320
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.06% of his services

69th 84th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.28% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,800an average of $400 per time performed $680
an average of $40 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation or inpatient care high severity, 55 ... +

Hospital observation or inpatient care high severity, 55 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99236
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.06% of his services

70th 159th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.26% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,400an average of $275 per time performed $2,592
an average of $162 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Prolonged office or other outpatient service each 30 minu... +

Prolonged office or other outpatient service each 30 minutes beyond first hour ×

Service Code: 99355
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.05% of his services

71st Alert

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NC perform this service

12
patients got this service, 0.2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,100an average of $140 per time performed $1,080
an average of $72 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest... +

Ultrasound examination of the heart performed during rest, exercise, and/or drug-induced stress with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93350
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.05% of his services

72nd 52nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,525an average of $425 per time performed $728
an average of $56 per time performed
MEDICINE

Insertion of catheter in right and left heart for imaging... +

Insertion of catheter in right and left heart for imaging of blood vessels or grafts and left lower heart ×

Service Code: 93461
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.04% of his services

73rd 251st

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

12
patients got this service, 0.2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$42,000an average of $3,500 per time performed $3,912
an average of $326 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 "Cardiovascular Disease." 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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