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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $95 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,524
Rank: 16th
out of 196 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,460
Rank: 18th
out of 196 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.9 This Provider
Avg 3.1
Total Paid
by Medicare
$132K
Rank: 19th
out of 196 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$86 This Provider
Avg $95

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

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 in 2014.

Patients saw before

WILLIAM CHECK MD

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 31 different services in 2014
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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
medical
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 a facility
1,630
times performed,
37% of his services

1st 1st

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

986
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$225,885an average of $139 per time performed $46,683
an average of $29 per time performed
medical
NA

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen... +

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen; each additional single or multiplex antibody stain (list separately in addition to code for primary procedure) ×

Service Code: G0462
Performed in a facility
587
times performed,
13% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

169
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$32,614an average of $56 per time performed $5,594
an average of $10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

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

Service Code: 88307
Performed in a facility
421
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 6th

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

292
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$85,265an average of $203 per time performed $26,363
an average of $63 per time performed
medical
NA

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen... +

Immunohistochemistry or immunocytochemistry, per specimen; first single or multiplex antibody stain ×

Service Code: G0461
Performed in a facility
240
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 5th

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

211
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,366an average of $56 per time performed $5,597
an average of $23 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
234
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 4th

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

175
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,524an average of $62 per time performed $4,856
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in a facility
195
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 10th

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

159
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$20,619an average of $106 per time performed $4,177
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in a facility
184
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 11th

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

117
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$32,345an average of $176 per time performed $8,720
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Protein measurement, serum

Service Code: 84165
Performed in a facility
135
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 22nd

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

131
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,075an average of $45 per time performed $1,960
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
127
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 7th

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

93
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,255an average of $65 per time performed $1,152
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation an... +

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88173
Performed in a facility
110
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 16th

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

93
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,195an average of $184 per time performed $6,016
an average of $55 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tumor

Service Code: 88360
Performed in a facility
84
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 18th

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

39
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,702an average of $56 per time performed $3,473
an average of $41 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
79
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 8th

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

78
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,684an average of $72 per time performed $683
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any cal... +

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any calcium present ×

Service Code: 88311
Performed in a facility
67
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 9th

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

55
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,035an average of $45 per time performed $629
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, high complexity ×

Service Code: 88309
Performed in a facility
65
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 23rd

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

63
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$16,250an average of $250 per time performed $7,346
an average of $113 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood smear interpretation by physician with written report +

Blood smear interpretation by physician with written report ×

Service Code: 85060
Performed in a facility
48
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 25th

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

46
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,880an average of $60 per time performed $880
an average of $18 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate

Service Code: 88172
Performed in a facility
43
times performed,
0.96% of his services

16th 29th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,520an average of $105 per time performed $1,181
an average of $27 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Protein measurement, body fluid

Service Code: 84166
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
0.7% of his services

17th 32nd

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,255an average of $105 per time performed $456
an average of $15 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88332
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
0.61% of his services

18th 27th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,430an average of $90 per time performed $639
an average of $24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tissue

Service Code: 88363
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
0.58% of his services

19th 70th

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)
$800an average of $31 per time performed $367
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Flow cytometry technique for dna or cell analysis

Service Code: 88189
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.56% of his services

20th 24th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,125an average of $125 per time performed $2,110
an average of $84 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, limited examination ×

Service Code: 88300
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
0.54% of his services

21st 30th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$780an average of $33 per time performed $84
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis technique on serum

Service Code: 86320
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.34% of his services

22nd 39th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.98% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$675an average of $45 per time performed $213
an average of $14 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bone marrow, smear interpretation

Service Code: 85097
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.29% of his services

23rd 26th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.79% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,560an average of $120 per time performed $485
an average of $37 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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