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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $310 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
453
Rank: 65th
out of 191 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,068
Rank: 24th
out of 191 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.8 This Provider
Avg 4.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$208K
Rank: 11th
out of 191 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$460 This Provider
Avg $310

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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Michael Johns
Average for Otolaryngology Providers in Georgia

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 57 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
1,404
times performed,
46% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

85
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$22,801an average of $16 per time performed $5,897
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Endoscopic examination to assess movement of vocal cord f... +

Endoscopic examination to assess movement of vocal cord flaps ×

Service Code: 31579
Performed in an office
304
times performed,
10% of his services

2nd 33rd

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

184
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$212,840an average of $700 per time performed $49,169
an average of $162 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation of speech, language, voice, communication, or ... +

Evaluation of speech, language, voice, communication, or hearing processing ×

Service Code: 92506
Performed in an office
273
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

153
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$135,667an average of $497 per time performed $45,119
an average of $165 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
222
times performed,
7% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

97
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$126,282an average of $569 per time performed $26,507
an average of $119 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles for guidance with injection of chemical for destruction of muscles ×

Service Code: 95874
Performed in an office
194
times performed,
6% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

87
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$37,011an average of $191 per time performed $11,194
an average of $58 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Treatment of speech, language, voice, communication, or h... +

Treatment of speech, language, voice, communication, or hearing processing disorder ×

Service Code: 92507
Performed in an office
116
times performed,
4% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

72
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$23,132an average of $199 per time performed $5,737
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
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
104
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 1st

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

85
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$19,778an average of $190 per time performed $5,605
an average of $54 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
60
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 11th

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

60
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,160an average of $436 per time performed $7,310
an average of $122 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Fluoroscopic and video recorded motion evaluation of swal... +

Fluoroscopic and video recorded motion evaluation of swallowing function ×

Service Code: 92611
Performed in an office
55
times performed,
2% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

50
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,645an average of $339 per time performed $3,599
an average of $65 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Functional assessment of the voice box

Service Code: 92520
Performed in an office
38
times performed,
1% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

38
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,544an average of $199 per time performed $2,174
an average of $57 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope ×

Service Code: 31575
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 7th

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

32
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$13,223an average of $378 per time performed $3,025
an average of $86 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
32
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 3rd

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

32
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$8,936an average of $279 per time performed $2,590
an average of $81 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Placement of radiation therapy markers in lung airways us... +

Placement of radiation therapy markers in lung airways using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31622
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.75% of his services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$23,933an average of $1,041 per time performed $5,926
an average of $258 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Removal of growth of tongue with vocal cord stripping usi... +

Removal of growth of tongue with vocal cord stripping using an endoscope with operating microscope or telescope ×

Service Code: 31541
Performed in a facility
22
times performed,
0.72% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,879an average of $858 per time performed $4,420
an average of $201 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Injection of vocal cords using an endoscope with operatin... +

Injection of vocal cords using an endoscope with operating microscope or telescope ×

Service Code: 31571
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.65% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$16,192an average of $810 per time performed $3,805
an average of $190 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Treatment of swallowing or oral feeding function

Service Code: 92526
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.62% of his services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,157an average of $219 per time performed $1,099
an average of $58 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Evaluation of swallowing function

Service Code: 92610
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.46% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,294an average of $307 per time performed $838
an average of $60 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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