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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $393 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 20 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
294
Rank: 1st
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
48,924
Rank: 1st
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
166.4 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 20.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$399K
Rank: 1st
out of 17 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,357 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $393

Office Visits

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Top Billing

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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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Matthew O. Burrell
Average for Gynecological/Oncology Providers in Georgia

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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 28 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
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
38,251
times performed,
78% of his services

1st Alert

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

39
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
6.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$191,255an average of $5 per time performed $38,251
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
3,496
times performed,
7% of his services

2nd Alert

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

41
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
7.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,480an average of $5 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
2,940
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd Alert

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

40
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
7.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$273,420an average of $93 per time performed $44,100
an average of $15 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
764
times performed,
2% of his services

4th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
7.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$215,448an average of $282 per time performed $2,292
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis ... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy prevention or diagnosis additional sequential infusion up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96367
Performed in an office
702
times performed,
1% of his services

5th Alert

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

45
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
7.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$112,320an average of $160 per time performed $18,252
an average of $26 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
538
times performed,
1% of his services

6th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
7.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$236,182an average of $439 per time performed $3,228
an average of $6 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
366
times performed,
0.75% of his services

7th Alert

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

54
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
6.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$239,730an average of $655 per time performed $39,162
an average of $107 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
266
times performed,
0.54% of his services

8th 8th

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

148
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$74,480an average of $280 per time performed $22,078
an average of $83 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
199
times performed,
0.41% of his services

9th 5th

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

148
patients got this service, 50% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$36,815an average of $185 per time performed $10,945
an average of $55 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, doxorubicin hydrochloride, all lipid formulati... +

Injection, doxorubicin hydrochloride, all lipid formulations, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J9001
Performed in an office
179
times performed,
0.37% of his services

10th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$209,072an average of $1,168 per time performed $77,507
an average of $433 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96417
Performed in an office
174
times performed,
0.36% of his services

11th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$55,506an average of $319 per time performed $9,918
an average of $57 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
168
times performed,
0.34% of his services

12th Alert

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

37
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$24,528an average of $146 per time performed $4,032
an average of $24 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
152
times performed,
0.31% of his services

13th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$456an average of $3 per time performed $152
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis, concurrent with another infusion ×

Service Code: 96368
Performed in an office
133
times performed,
0.27% of his services

14th Alert

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

31
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,236an average of $92 per time performed $1,995
an average of $15 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
123
times performed,
0.25% of his services

15th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
7.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,487an average of $69 per time performed $2,460
an average of $20 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
103
times performed,
0.21% of his services

16th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
6.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,339an average of $13 per time performed $309
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device +

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device ×

Service Code: 96523
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.13% of his services

17th Alert

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

23
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,848an average of $107 per time performed $1,216
an average of $19 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
44
times performed,
0.09% of his services

18th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,444an average of $101 per time performed $792
an average of $18 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
41
times performed,
0.08% of his services

19th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$205,000an average of $5,000 per time performed $92,373
an average of $2,253 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 250 cc

Service Code: J7050
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.08% of his services

20th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$400an average of $10 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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
33
times performed,
0.07% of his services

21st 20th

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

33
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,190an average of $430 per time performed $4,158
an average of $126 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and co... +

Screening papanicolaou smear; obtaining, preparing and conveyance of cervical or vaginal smear to laboratory ×

Service Code: Q0091
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.06% of his services

22nd 30th

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

29
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,321an average of $149 per time performed $1,305
an average of $45 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
28
times performed,
0.06% of his services

23rd Alert

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

28
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,840an average of $280 per time performed $2,324
an average of $83 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
27
times performed,
0.06% of his services

24th 12th

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

26
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$10,260an average of $380 per time performed $2,916
an average of $108 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urinalysis, manual test

Service Code: 81002
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.05% of his services

25th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$299an average of $13 per time performed $92
an average of $4 per time performed
FEMALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Examination of external female genitals using an endoscope +

Examination of external female genitals using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 56820
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.03% of his services

26th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,210an average of $414 per time performed $1,200
an average of $80 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
14
times performed,
0.03% of his services

27th 14th

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

14
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,560an average of $540 per time performed $2,240
an average of $160 per time performed
FEMALE GENITAL SYSTEM

Examination of the vagina using an endoscope

Service Code: 57420
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.02% of his services

28th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,208an average of $434 per time performed $1,128
an average of $94 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 "Gynecologic Oncology." 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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