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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $103 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,694
Rank: 23rd
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,459
Rank: 17th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.2 This Provider
Avg 3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$186K
Rank: 26th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$110 This Provider
Avg $103

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

DAVID KNOPF

JAMES EDWARDS

ROBERT MYERS

ALLEN MEGLIN

JOHN GOUSE

Organizations

CANDLER HOSPITAL, INC.

SAINT JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL...

Patients saw before

John R. Edgar

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 23 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
1,809
times performed,
33% of his services

1st 2nd

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

515
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$101,304an average of $56 per time performed $68,742
an average of $38 per time performed
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
874
times performed,
16% of his services

2nd 1st

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

557
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$37,582an average of $43 per time performed $24,472
an average of $28 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in an office
314
times performed,
6% of his services

3rd 28th

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

119
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$19,782an average of $63 per time performed $10,990
an average of $35 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique

Service Code: 88342
Performed in a facility
260
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 3rd

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

66
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,220an average of $47 per time performed $8,060
an average of $31 per time performed
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
257
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 4th

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

179
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$23,901an average of $93 per time performed $15,163
an average of $59 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test (pap smear)

Service Code: 88142
Performed in an office
254
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 33rd

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

252
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,050an average of $75 per time performed $7,366
an average of $29 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in a facility
217
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 11th

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

160
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$13,020an average of $60 per time performed $9,548
an average of $44 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 a facility
156
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 5th

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

109
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,304an average of $34 per time performed $3,120
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88108
Performed in a facility
138
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 16th

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

118
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$20,700an average of $150 per time performed $2,208
an average of $16 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 a facility
129
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 7th

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

99
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,677an average of $13 per time performed $1,161
an average of $9 per time performed
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
127
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 14th

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

104
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$9,144an average of $72 per time performed $6,604
an average of $52 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate

Service Code: 88172
Performed in a facility
124
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 26th

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

101
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,464an average of $36 per time performed $3,224
an average of $26 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
86
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 6th

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,730an average of $55 per time performed $2,924
an average of $34 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in a facility
78
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 13th

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

45
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,538an average of $71 per time performed $3,432
an average of $44 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test

Service Code: 88177
Performed in a facility
69
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 36th

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

37
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,829an average of $41 per time performed $1,104
an average of $16 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 a facility
69
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 8th

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

69
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$897an average of $13 per time performed $552
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88332
Performed in an office
62
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 57th

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,852an average of $46 per time performed $992
an average of $16 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tumor

Service Code: 88361
Performed in a facility
60
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 19th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.94% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,600an average of $60 per time performed $2,580
an average of $43 per time performed
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
54
times performed,
0.99% of his services

19th 10th

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

48
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$702an average of $13 per time performed $486
an average of $9 per time performed
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
49
times performed,
0.9% of his services

20th 20th

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

49
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,350an average of $150 per time performed $5,096
an average of $104 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
40
times performed,
0.73% of his services

21st 12th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.77% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,560an average of $39 per time performed $920
an average of $23 per time performed
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 an office
38
times performed,
0.7% of his services

22nd 37th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.83% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,394an average of $63 per time performed $1,862
an average of $49 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88329
Performed in a facility
36
times performed,
0.66% of his services

23rd 79th

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,088an average of $58 per time performed $936
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.59% of his services

24th 18th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.83% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,400an average of $75 per time performed $1,248
an average of $39 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening examination of specimen cells

Service Code: 88160
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.53% of his services

25th 75th

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

28
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$725an average of $25 per time performed $551
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88108
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.51% of his services

26th Alert

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

16
patients got this service, 0.94% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,444an average of $123 per time performed $644
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pap test (pap smear)

Service Code: 88141
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.4% of his services

27th 63rd

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$660an average of $30 per time performed $484
an average of $22 per time performed
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
21
times performed,
0.38% of his services

28th 24th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$483an average of $23 per time performed $378
an average of $18 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bone marrow, smear interpretation

Service Code: 85097
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.27% of his services

29th 25th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.89% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$720an average of $48 per time performed $540
an average of $36 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Surgical pathology consultation and report

Service Code: 88321
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.22% of his services

30th 29th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.65% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,800an average of $150 per time performed $828
an average of $69 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 "Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology." 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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