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Treatment Tracker » Georgia » Greensboro

Jill Buckthal-mccuin MD

1000 cowles clinc way, Greensboro, Ga., 30642 | (706) 225-7177

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $283 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,891
Rank: 14th
out of 264 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,647
Rank: 57th
out of 264 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.5 This Provider
Avg 5.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$386K
Rank: 50th
out of 264 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$204 This Provider
Avg $283

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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Jill Buckthal-mccuin
Average for Dermatology 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.

Individuals

MARK LING

STEVEN MARCET

MARK HOLZBERG

STANLEY SMITH

VIJAY PATEL

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

PIEDMONT NEWNAN HOSPITA...

Patients saw before

Jill Buckthal-mccuin

Patients saw after

Individuals

STEVEN MARCET

MARK LING

MARK HOLZBERG

NIMISH DHRUVA

STANLEY SMITH

Organizations

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

PIEDMONT NEWNAN HOSPITA...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 24 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
2,971
times performed,
45% of her services

1st 5th

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

1,580
patients got this service, 84% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$802,170an average of $270 per time performed $225,796
an average of $76 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
1,004
times performed,
15% of her services

2nd 1st

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

147
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$35,140an average of $35 per time performed $5,020
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique

Service Code: 88342
Performed in an office
462
times performed,
7% of her services

3rd 16th

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

176
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$103,950an average of $225 per time performed $36,036
an average of $78 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 an office
261
times performed,
4% of her services

4th 6th

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

207
patients got this service, 11% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$24,795an average of $95 per time performed $7,308
an average of $28 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
259
times performed,
4% of her services

5th 4th

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

232
patients got this service, 12% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$47,915an average of $185 per time performed $16,576
an average of $64 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
254
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 2nd

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

190
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$31,750an average of $125 per time performed $12,192
an average of $48 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in an office
247
times performed,
4% of her services

7th 29th

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

152
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$53,105an average of $215 per time performed $16,302
an average of $66 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
223
times performed,
3% of her services

8th 3rd

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

186
patients got this service, 10% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$30,105an average of $135 per time performed $9,589
an average of $43 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
150
times performed,
2% of her services

9th 7th

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

138
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$33,750an average of $225 per time performed $11,400
an average of $76 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
134
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 10th

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

134
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,750an average of $125 per time performed $6,700
an average of $50 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
2% of her services

11th 8th

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

73
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,690an average of $95 per time performed $2,346
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in an office
92
times performed,
1% of her services

12th Alert

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

67
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$16,100an average of $175 per time performed $4,232
an average of $46 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
90
times performed,
1% of her services

13th 12th

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

78
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$33,750an average of $375 per time performed $11,430
an average of $127 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 1... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99201
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
1% of her services

14th 26th

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

84
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,300an average of $75 per time performed $2,436
an average of $29 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moder... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.95% of her services

15th 53rd

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

58
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,285an average of $195 per time performed $2,772
an average of $44 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
57
times performed,
0.86% of her services

16th 9th

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

54
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$9,975an average of $175 per time performed $3,705
an average of $65 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.78% of her services

17th 15th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.69% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$364an average of $7 per time performed $52
an average of $1 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, un... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, underarms, trunk, arms, and/or legs ×

Service Code: 12032
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.42% of her services

18th 21st

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,280an average of $510 per time performed $6,132
an average of $219 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue fungi or parasites

Service Code: 87220
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.42% of her services

19th 55th

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

28
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$588an average of $21 per time performed $168
an average of $6 per time performed
DRUGS

Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride (levulan kerastick) for... +

Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride (levulan kerastick) for topical administration, 20%, single unit dosage form (354 mg) ×

Service Code: J7308
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.29% of her services

20th 18th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.74% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,325an average of $175 per time performed $2,394
an average of $126 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11602
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.29% of her services

21st 22nd

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,790an average of $410 per time performed $1,748
an average of $92 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
18
times performed,
0.27% of her services

22nd 58th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.63% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$378an average of $21 per time performed $54
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant a... +

Application of light to aid destruction of premalignant and/or malignant skin growths, each session ×

Service Code: 96567
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.26% of her services

23rd 24th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.74% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$5,355an average of $315 per time performed $1,666
an average of $98 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.2% of her services

24th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 0.69% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$182an average of $14 per time performed $39
an average of $3 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 "Dermatopathology." 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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