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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $920 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 63 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
502
Rank: 61st
out of 194 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
89,455
Rank: 37th
out of 194 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
178.2 This Provider
Avg 63.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.97M
Rank: 9th
out of 194 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$3,927 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $920

Note: About 88% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in her office.
This is intended to reimburse the provider for purchasing the drugs, plus an additional percentage for overhead.

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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Melissa S. Dillmon
Average for Hematology & Oncology Providers in Georgia

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 139 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
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, oxaliplatin, 0. 5 mg

Service Code: J9263
Performed in an office
15,220
times performed,
17% of her services

1st 7th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$304,400an average of $20 per time performed $22,830
an average of $2 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab, 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
9,180
times performed,
10% of her services

2nd 3rd

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
5.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$321,300an average of $35 per time performed $102,449
an average of $11 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
4,985
times performed,
6% of her services

3rd 4th

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

83
patients got this service, 17% of her patients
4.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5)
$39,880an average of $8 per time performed $399
an average of $0 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant, 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
4,800
times performed,
5% of her services

4th 2nd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$19,200an average of $4 per time performed $5,760
an average of $1 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, docetaxel, 1 mg

Service Code: J9171
Performed in an office
3,709
times performed,
4% of her services

5th 16th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$148,360an average of $40 per time performed $16,283
an average of $4 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hcl, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
3,630
times performed,
4% of her services

6th 13th

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

67
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
5.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.5)
$199,650an average of $55 per time performed $52,962
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
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
1,490
times performed,
2% of her services

7th 12th

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

372
patients got this service, 74% of her patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$22,350an average of $15 per time performed $4,321
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
1,353
times performed,
2% of her services

8th 10th

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

322
patients got this service, 64% of her patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$54,120an average of $40 per time performed $13,976
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,031
times performed,
1% of her services

9th 20th

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

329
patients got this service, 66% of her patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$61,860an average of $60 per time performed $14,187
an average of $14 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
995
times performed,
1% of her services

10th 23rd

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

32
patients got this service, 6% of her patients
3.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.6)
$228,850an average of $230 per time performed $2,507
an average of $3 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
704
times performed,
0.79% of her services

11th 18th

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

393
patients got this service, 78% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$59,840an average of $85 per time performed $34,475
an average of $49 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
647
times performed,
0.72% of her services

12th 31st

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.8)
$213,510an average of $330 per time performed $2,459
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
524
times performed,
0.59% of her services

13th 22nd

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

81
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
6.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.4)
$235,800an average of $450 per time performed $50,089
an average of $96 per time performed
medical
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
465
times performed,
0.52% of her services

14th 21st

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

74
patients got this service, 15% of her patients
5.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.6)
$37,200an average of $80 per time performed $10,304
an average of $22 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, o... +

Injection into tissue or muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
379
times performed,
0.42% of her services

15th 28th

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

72
patients got this service, 14% of her patients
5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4)
$18,192an average of $48 per time performed $6,822
an average of $18 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
354
times performed,
0.4% of her services

16th 15th

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

138
patients got this service, 27% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$46,020an average of $130 per time performed $26,405
an average of $75 per time performed
drug
NA

Zoldedronic acid 1mg

Service Code: Q2051
Performed in an office
252
times performed,
0.28% of her services

17th 54th

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$100,800an average of $400 per time performed $34,758
an average of $138 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hcl, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
239
times performed,
0.27% of her services

18th 37th

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

47
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$3,332an average of $14 per time performed $134
an average of $1 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid (zometa), 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
228
times performed,
0.25% of her services

19th 60th

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$91,200an average of $400 per time performed $39,788
an average of $175 per time performed
medical
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
222
times performed,
0.25% of her services

20th 42nd

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

45
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$55,500an average of $250 per time performed $10,236
an average of $46 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein each additional hour +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein each additional hour ×

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
178
times performed,
0.2% of her services

21st 35th

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

36
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$19,580an average of $110 per time performed $3,750
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

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

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
159
times performed,
0.18% of her services

22nd 39th

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

47
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$24,486an average of $154 per time performed $8,278
an average of $52 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86300
Performed in an office
148
times performed,
0.17% of her services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

102
patients got this service, 20% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,800an average of $100 per time performed $4,082
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
131
times performed,
0.15% of her services

24th 53rd

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

33
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$1,048an average of $8 per time performed $76
an average of $1 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
119
times performed,
0.13% of her services

25th 69th

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

38
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$527,170an average of $4,430 per time performed $279,091
an average of $2,345 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.09% of her services

26th 32nd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
4.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.9)
$2,146an average of $26 per time performed $123
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.09% of her services

27th 33rd

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

43
patients got this service, 9% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$2,520an average of $30 per time performed $514
an average of $6 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
79
times performed,
0.09% of her services

28th 70th

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

79
patients got this service, 16% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,590an average of $210 per time performed $9,355
an average of $118 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.08% of her services

29th 25th

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

36
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$4,050an average of $54 per time performed $1,125
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of additional chemotherapy drug or substance int... +

Infusion of additional chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
71
times performed,
0.08% of her services

30th 71st

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$15,265an average of $215 per time performed $2,841
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
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
66
times performed,
0.07% of her services

31st 90th

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

24
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$3,300an average of $50 per time performed $884
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
63
times performed,
0.07% of her services

32nd 94th

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,575an average of $25 per time performed $554
an average of $9 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.07% of her services

33rd 63rd

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

27
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$1,475an average of $25 per time performed $50
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein each additional hour

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.06% of her services

34th 55th

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$2,080an average of $40 per time performed $555
an average of $11 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gammaglobulin (immune system protein) measurement

Service Code: 82784
Performed in an office
45
times performed,
0.05% of her services

35th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,800an average of $40 per time performed $568
an average of $13 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.04% of her services

36th 77th

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

21
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$3,400an average of $85 per time performed $723
an average of $18 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for influenza injection

Service Code: 90662
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.04% of her services

37th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

34
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,040an average of $60 per time performed $1,053
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
0.04% of her services

38th 91st

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

33
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$891an average of $27 per time performed $770
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.03% of her services

39th 99th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$3,000an average of $100 per time performed $770
an average of $26 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein 31 minutes to 1 hour

Service Code: 96360
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.03% of her services

40th 72nd

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$3,584an average of $128 per time performed $1,111
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique ×

Service Code: 96409
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.03% of her services

41st 102nd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.1)
$10,260an average of $380 per time performed $2,016
an average of $75 per time performed
medical
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
24
times performed,
0.03% of her services

42nd 52nd

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

23
patients got this service, 5% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,440an average of $60 per time performed $775
an average of $32 per time performed
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
23
times performed,
0.03% of her services

43rd 40th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$3,105an average of $135 per time performed $1,428
an average of $62 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.02% of her services

44th 117th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$288an average of $18 per time performed $49
an average of $3 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.02% of her services

45th 109th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$910an average of $65 per time performed $285
an average of $20 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
13
times performed,
0.01% of her services

46th 103rd

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,950an average of $150 per time performed $1,048
an average of $81 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.01% of her services

47th 93rd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$420an average of $35 per time performed $164
an average of $14 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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