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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $399 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 9 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
368
Rank: 61st
out of 143 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,445
Rank: 11th
out of 143 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
20.2 This Provider
Avg 9.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$72.5K
Rank: 92nd
out of 143 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$197 This Provider
Avg $399

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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David T. Burke
Average for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 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

DORIS ARMOUR

SAMUEL MILTON

ANGELA CALIENDO

JERRE LUTZ

DALE STRASSER

Organizations

EMORY UNIVERSITY

WESLEY WOODS CENTER OF ...

Patients saw before

David T. Burke

Patients saw after

Individuals

DORIS ARMOUR

SAMUEL MILTON

DALE STRASSER

ANGELA CALIENDO

JONAH FOX

Organizations

EMORY UNIVERSITY

WESLEY WOODS CENTER OF ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 14 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, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
6,400
times performed,
86% of his services

1st Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$102,400an average of $16 per time performed $25,600
an average of $4 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99232
Performed in a facility
277
times performed,
4% of his services

2nd 5th

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

119
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.3)
$49,860an average of $180 per time performed $14,958
an average of $54 per time performed
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97597
Performed in a facility
202
times performed,
3% of his services

3rd Alert

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

62
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$37,572an average of $186 per time performed $3,636
an average of $18 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 a facility
145
times performed,
2% of his services

4th 69th

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

66
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$26,100an average of $180 per time performed $5,510
an average of $38 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
112
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 35th

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

59
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$12,208an average of $109 per time performed $3,360
an average of $30 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 a facility
41
times performed,
0.55% of his services

6th Alert

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

32
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,469an average of $109 per time performed $820
an average of $20 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 50 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99222
Performed in a facility
40
times performed,
0.54% of his services

7th 42nd

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

40
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,760an average of $344 per time performed $3,960
an average of $99 per time performed
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97598
Performed in a facility
38
times performed,
0.51% of his services

8th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,318an average of $61 per time performed $342
an average of $9 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
30
times performed,
0.4% of his services

9th 2nd

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

25
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$5,460an average of $182 per time performed $1,500
an average of $50 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.36% of his services

10th 26th

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

18
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$9,126an average of $338 per time performed $1,296
an average of $48 per time performed
MEDICINE

Electrical stimulation for guidance with injection of che... +

Electrical stimulation for guidance with injection of chemical for destruction of muscles ×

Service Code: 95873
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.35% of his services

11th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,394an average of $169 per time performed $1,404
an average of $54 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
24
times performed,
0.32% of his services

12th 38th

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

24
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,528an average of $272 per time performed $1,680
an average of $70 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of arms legs and/or torso muscles ×

Service Code: 64614
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.3% of his services

13th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,870an average of $585 per time performed $3,080
an average of $140 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule +

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or joint capsule ×

Service Code: 20610
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
0.27% of his services

14th 131st

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,780an average of $339 per time performed $720
an average of $36 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 30 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99221
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.26% of his services

15th 135th

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,788an average of $252 per time performed $1,425
an average of $75 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 a facility
11
times performed,
0.15% of his services

16th 75th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,970an average of $270 per time performed $671
an average of $61 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes ... +

Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99231
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.15% of his services

17th 7th

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$1,100an average of $100 per time performed $308
an average of $28 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 "Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation." 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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