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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $397 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 8 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,294
Rank: 64th
out of 619 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,822
Rank: 63rd
out of 619 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6 This Provider
Avg 8.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$813K
Rank: 18th
out of 619 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$628 This Provider
Avg $397

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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Prakash Vaishnav
Average for Specialist Providers in Illinois

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 67 different services in 2013
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Drug Services
Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99233
Performed in a facility
3,093
times performed,
40% of his services

1st 7th

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

735
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$712,967an average of $231 per time performed $262,658
an average of $85 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
1,460
times performed,
19% of his services

2nd 39th

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

429
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$979,412an average of $671 per time performed $269,574
an average of $185 per time performed
medical
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
556
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 20th

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

481
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$237,090an average of $426 per time performed $90,495
an average of $163 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
438
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 3rd

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

285
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$106,977an average of $244 per time performed $35,697
an average of $82 per time performed
medical
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
381
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 5th

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

237
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$60,430an average of $159 per time performed $22,353
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exha... +

Measurement and graphic recording of total and timed exhaled air capacity ×

Service Code: 94010
Performed in an office
191
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 165th

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

158
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$20,515an average of $107 per time performed $5,493
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Determination of lung volumes using plethysmography

Service Code: 94726
Performed in an office
164
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 249th

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

162
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,924an average of $121 per time performed $8,120
an average of $50 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed... +

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94060
Performed in an office
163
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 200th

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

161
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,790an average of $121 per time performed $8,613
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of lung diffusing capacity

Service Code: 94729
Performed in an office
163
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 222nd

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

161
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,752an average of $127 per time performed $8,316
an average of $51 per time performed
medical
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
150
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 27th

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

122
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$47,732an average of $318 per time performed $17,114
an average of $114 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Irrigation and suction of lung airways to obtain cells us... +

Irrigation and suction of lung airways to obtain cells using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31624
Performed in a facility
105
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 476th

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

98
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$68,508an average of $652 per time performed $13,290
an average of $127 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Demonstration or evaluation of patient use of aerosol gen... +

Demonstration or evaluation of patient use of aerosol generator, nebulizer, metered dose inhaler or intermittent positive pressure breathing (ippb) device ×

Service Code: 94664
Performed in an office
94
times performed,
1% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

93
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,478an average of $37 per time performed $1,469
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
NA

Removal of fluid from chest cavity with imaging guidance +

Removal of fluid from chest cavity with imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 32555
Performed in a facility
82
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 519th

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

69
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$59,788an average of $729 per time performed $7,943
an average of $97 per time performed
medical
NA

Removal of fluid from chest cavity with insertion of indw... +

Removal of fluid from chest cavity with insertion of indwelling catheter and imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 32557
Performed in a facility
81
times performed,
1% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

63
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$64,869an average of $801 per time performed $12,831
an average of $158 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Biopsy of lung airways using an endoscope

Service Code: 31625
Performed in a facility
66
times performed,
0.84% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

65
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$48,816an average of $740 per time performed $9,656
an average of $146 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan chest

Service Code: 71250
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.5% of his services

16th 330th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,489an average of $320 per time performed $3,992
an average of $102 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
32
times performed,
0.41% of his services

17th 34th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,189an average of $256 per time performed $2,389
an average of $75 per time performed
medical
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
30
times performed,
0.38% of his services

18th 93rd

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,606an average of $454 per time performed $5,175
an average of $173 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Pulmonary exercise testing

Service Code: 94620
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.36% of his services

19th 570th

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,060an average of $181 per time performed $1,272
an average of $45 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.32% of his services

20th 392nd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,072an average of $43 per time performed $399
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed... +

Measurement and graphic recording of the amount and speed of breathed air, before and following medication administration ×

Service Code: 94060
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.2% of his services

21st 270th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$432an average of $27 per time performed $173
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Determination of lung volumes using plethysmography

Service Code: 94726
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.2% of his services

22nd 422nd

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$432an average of $27 per time performed $173
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of lung diffusing capacity

Service Code: 94729
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.2% of his services

23rd 278th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$432an average of $27 per time performed $129
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep l... +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab with continued pressured respiratory assistance by mask or breathing tube ×

Service Code: 95811
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.19% of his services

24th 327th

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

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$21,932an average of $1,462 per time performed $7,903
an average of $527 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.17% of his services

25th 105th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$428an average of $33 per time performed $345
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial imple ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.17% of his services

26th 114th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,196an average of $92 per time performed $581
an average of $45 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab ×

Service Code: 95810
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.14% of his services

27th 423rd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$15,455an average of $1,405 per time performed $5,923
an average of $538 per time performed

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

Services that begin with a letter come from CMS. All other codes and descriptions of the medical procedures are from the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set, copyright 2013 American Medical Association. All rights reserved. Where practical, AMA’s consumer friendly translation of the CPT descriptor was used. ProPublica has received permission from the AMA to use these codes on this site.

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