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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $437 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,110
Rank: 145th
out of 452 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,307
Rank: 66th
out of 452 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.6 This Provider
Avg 4.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$429K
Rank: 121st
out of 452 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$386 This Provider
Avg $437

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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Jonathan C. Lowry
Average for Ophthalmology Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 92 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
drug
DRUGS

Injection, onabotulinumtoxina, 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
3,929
times performed,
54% of his services

1st 5th

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

46
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$41,726an average of $11 per time performed $16,816
an average of $4 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
458
times performed,
6% of his services

2nd 11th

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

428
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$68,553an average of $150 per time performed $32,353
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient ×

Service Code: 92012
Performed in an office
367
times performed,
5% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

280
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$31,195an average of $85 per time performed $21,829
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92014
Performed in an office
266
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 1st

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

252
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$31,691an average of $119 per time performed $22,012
an average of $83 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of content of eyes

Service Code: 92285
Performed in an office
257
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 30th

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

250
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,135an average of $55 per time performed $3,462
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of corneal curvature and depth of eye

Service Code: 92136
Performed in an office
256
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 9th

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

105
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$15,324an average of $60 per time performed $7,805
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92082
Performed in an office
152
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 39th

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

150
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,571an average of $96 per time performed $5,271
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66984
Performed in a facility
112
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 8th

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

75
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$212,240an average of $1,895 per time performed $53,141
an average of $474 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth with suture closure

Service Code: 67840
Performed in an office
111
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 61st

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

92
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$44,240an average of $399 per time performed $20,521
an average of $185 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial nerve mus... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of facial nerve muscles ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
105
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 59th

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

46
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$33,000an average of $314 per time performed $10,754
an average of $102 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of excessive skin and fat of upper eyelid

Service Code: 15823
Performed in a facility
93
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 58th

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

80
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$118,500an average of $1,274 per time performed $49,934
an average of $537 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
62
times performed,
0.85% of his services

12th 36th

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

62
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,300an average of $150 per time performed $4,387
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66982
Performed in a facility
59
times performed,
0.81% of his services

13th 34th

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

41
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$117,705an average of $1,995 per time performed $35,050
an average of $594 per time performed
medical
EYE

Dilation of tear-drainage opening

Service Code: 68801
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.66% of his services

14th 87th

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

39
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,150an average of $253 per time performed $4,426
an average of $92 per time performed
medical
EYE

Biopsy of eyelid

Service Code: 67810
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.66% of his services

15th 97th

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

43
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,160an average of $295 per time performed $5,560
an average of $116 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser +

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser ×

Service Code: 66821
Performed in a facility
43
times performed,
0.59% of his services

16th 37th

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$34,185an average of $795 per time performed $9,767
an average of $227 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of tendon of upper eyelid

Service Code: 67904
Performed in a facility
42
times performed,
0.57% of his services

17th 65th

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

36
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$57,700an average of $1,374 per time performed $22,650
an average of $539 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair duct opening

Service Code: 68760
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
0.52% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

29
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,750an average of $283 per time performed $5,185
an average of $136 per time performed
medical
EYE

Probing of nasal-tear duct

Service Code: 68840
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.47% of his services

19th 71st

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,832an average of $289 per time performed $3,732
an average of $110 per time performed
medical
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
34
times performed,
0.47% of his services

20th 20th

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

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,650an average of $225 per time performed $3,656
an average of $108 per time performed
medical
EYE

Extensive repair of turning-outward eyelid defect

Service Code: 67917
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
0.44% of his services

21st 84th

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$35,475an average of $1,109 per time performed $11,097
an average of $347 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microfluid analysis of tears

Service Code: 83861
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.42% of his services

22nd 51st

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)
$1,550an average of $50 per time performed $691
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92004
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.42% of his services

23rd 16th

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,474an average of $144 per time performed $3,242
an average of $105 per time performed
medical
EYE

Creation of drainage tract from tear sac to the nasal cavity +

Creation of drainage tract from tear sac to the nasal cavity ×

Service Code: 68720
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.4% of his services

24th 116th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$48,575an average of $1,675 per time performed $16,528
an average of $570 per time performed
medical
EYE

Probing of nasal-tear duct with insertion of tube or stent +

Probing of nasal-tear duct with insertion of tube or stent ×

Service Code: 68815
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.4% of his services

25th 108th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,575an average of $675 per time performed $3,024
an average of $104 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
26
times performed,
0.36% of his services

26th 31st

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,850an average of $225 per time performed $2,596
an average of $100 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth

Service Code: 67800
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.36% of his services

27th 107th

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

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,070an average of $195 per time performed $2,364
an average of $91 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelashes by forceps

Service Code: 67820
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.31% of his services

28th 40th

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,300an average of $100 per time performed $680
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient ×

Service Code: 92002
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.27% of his services

29th 43rd

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

20
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,900an average of $95 per time performed $1,051
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of growth (0.5 centimeters or less) of the face, ... +

Removal of growth (0.5 centimeters or less) of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11440
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.26% of his services

30th 115th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,705an average of $195 per time performed $1,226
an average of $65 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelashes

Service Code: 67825
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.19% of his services

31st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,425an average of $316 per time performed $1,104
an average of $79 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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