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BUTCHAIAH KONDRAGUNTA M.D.

34 MEDICAL PARK BLVD STE G SUITE # G, PETERSBURG, VA, 23805 | (804) 722-3100

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $1,257 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 83 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
540
Rank: 79th
out of 176 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
36,543
Rank: 89th
out of 176 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
67.7 This Provider
Avg 82.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$674K
Rank: 82nd
out of 176 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,248 This Provider
Avg $1,257

Note: About 60% of this provider’s Medicare payments were for drugs administered in his 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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Butchaiah Kondragunta
Average for Hematology & Oncology Providers in Virginia

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 92 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
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant, 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
4,650
times performed,
13% of his services

1st 3rd

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$23,250an average of $5 per time performed $6,278
an average of $1 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-esrd use), 1000 units

Service Code: J0885
Performed in an office
3,411
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 7th

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

31
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.2)
$61,398an average of $18 per time performed $28,243
an average of $8 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, ondansetron hydrochloride, per 1 mg

Service Code: J2405
Performed in an office
2,624
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 20th

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

42
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$39,360an average of $15 per time performed $315
an average of $0 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
2,290
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 5th

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

53
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$4,580an average of $2 per time performed $206
an average of $0 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bevacizumab, 10 mg

Service Code: J9035
Performed in an office
2,170
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 14th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$325,500an average of $150 per time performed $108,999
an average of $50 per time performed
medical
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
1,360
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 31st

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

243
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
5.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$170,000an average of $125 per time performed $72,529
an average of $53 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hcl, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
970
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 9th

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

34
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$48,500an average of $50 per time performed $14,502
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
909
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 16th

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

344
patients got this service, 64% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$18,180an average of $20 per time performed $2,682
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
880
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 10th

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

339
patients got this service, 63% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$66,000an average of $75 per time performed $9,258
an average of $11 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
618
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 18th

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

288
patients got this service, 53% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$61,800an average of $100 per time performed $32,995
an average of $53 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
463
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 25th

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

58
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$34,725an average of $75 per time performed $7,843
an average of $17 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, leucovorin calcium, per 50 mg

Service Code: J0640
Performed in an office
385
times performed,
1% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,625an average of $25 per time performed $1,348
an average of $4 per time performed
medical
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
334
times performed,
0.91% of his services

13th 47th

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

129
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$30,060an average of $90 per time performed $9,689
an average of $29 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
316
times performed,
0.86% of his services

14th 28th

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

19
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$63,200an average of $200 per time performed $806
an average of $3 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
244
times performed,
0.67% of his services

15th 24th

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

55
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.4)
$29,280an average of $120 per time performed $5,873
an average of $24 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
229
times performed,
0.63% of his services

16th 29th

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

68
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
3.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$13,740an average of $60 per time performed $4,454
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
223
times performed,
0.61% of his services

17th 27th

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

57
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$66,900an average of $300 per time performed $24,144
an average of $108 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per... +

Initial hospital inpatient care, typically 70 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99223
Performed in a facility
178
times performed,
0.49% of his services

18th 66th

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

153
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$53,400an average of $300 per time performed $26,727
an average of $150 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
151
times performed,
0.41% of his services

19th 34th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$56,625an average of $375 per time performed $569
an average of $4 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
144
times performed,
0.39% of his services

20th 19th

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

102
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$20,160an average of $140 per time performed $11,328
an average of $79 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
110
times performed,
0.3% of his services

21st 43rd

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

35
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$19,250an average of $175 per time performed $5,921
an average of $54 per time performed
drug
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
0.29% of his services

22nd 35th

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$2,650an average of $25 per time performed $170
an average of $2 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hcl, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
94
times performed,
0.26% of his services

23rd 38th

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

32
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$564an average of $6 per time performed $55
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
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
75
times performed,
0.21% of his services

24th 94th

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

72
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$15,000an average of $200 per time performed $7,676
an average of $102 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
63
times performed,
0.17% of his services

25th 68th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$12,600an average of $200 per time performed $2,984
an average of $47 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
63
times performed,
0.17% of his services

26th 39th

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

17
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$5,040an average of $80 per time performed $1,466
an average of $23 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
48
times performed,
0.13% of his services

27th 59th

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

36
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$3,600an average of $75 per time performed $1,562
an average of $33 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, filgrastim (g-csf), 480 mcg

Service Code: J1441
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.13% of his services

28th 138th

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$23,500an average of $500 per time performed $16,415
an average of $349 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, furosemide, up to 20 mg

Service Code: J1940
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.12% of his services

29th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$220an average of $5 per time performed $97
an average of $2 per time performed
medical
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.11% of his services

30th 70th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$400an average of $10 per time performed $24
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater ... +

Smoking and tobacco use intermediate counseling, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99406
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.11% of his services

31st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,000an average of $25 per time performed $426
an average of $11 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
26
times performed,
0.07% of his services

32nd 40th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$3,900an average of $150 per time performed $2,000
an average of $77 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
22
times performed,
0.06% of his services

33rd 80th

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

22
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,840an average of $220 per time performed $2,712
an average of $123 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.04% of his services

34th 73rd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,095an average of $315 per time performed $1,862
an average of $143 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

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