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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $248 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,824
Rank: 1st
out of 332 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,529
Rank: 4th
out of 332 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3 This Provider
Avg 2.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$303K
Rank: 6th
out of 332 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$166 This Provider
Avg $248

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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Raymond B. Bedgood
Average for Gastroenterology Providers in Georgia

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 70 different services in 2013
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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 an office
2,372
times performed,
43% of his services

1st 20th

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

1,415
patients got this service, 78% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$628,580an average of $265 per time performed $53,583
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
490
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 1st

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

309
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$39,690an average of $81 per time performed $24,745
an average of $51 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
416
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 2nd

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

247
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$49,920an average of $120 per time performed $28,862
an average of $69 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
387
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 3rd

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

108
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$50,697an average of $131 per time performed $20,554
an average of $53 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 an office
240
times performed,
4% of his services

5th 37th

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

215
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$60,000an average of $250 per time performed $11,885
an average of $50 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 an office
239
times performed,
4% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

216
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$44,215an average of $185 per time performed $9,340
an average of $39 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Biopsy of the esophagus, stomach, or upper small bowel us... +

Biopsy of the esophagus, stomach, or upper small bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 43239
Performed in a facility
235
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 4th

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

212
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$205,625an average of $875 per time performed $18,974
an average of $81 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
98
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 9th

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

98
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,730an average of $150 per time performed $6,790
an average of $69 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Biopsy of large bowel using an endoscope

Service Code: 45380
Performed in a facility
90
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 5th

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

86
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$92,070an average of $1,023 per time performed $12,481
an average of $139 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Removal of polyps or growths of large bowel using an endo... +

Removal of polyps or growths of large bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 45385
Performed in a facility
89
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 7th

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

86
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$114,009an average of $1,281 per time performed $20,366
an average of $229 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of abdomen

Service Code: 76700
Performed in an office
87
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 38th

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

76
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$36,975an average of $425 per time performed $5,860
an average of $67 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
81
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 8th

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

75
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,278an average of $238 per time performed $7,944
an average of $98 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient,... +

Critical care delivery critically ill or injured patient, first 30-74 minutes ×

Service Code: 99291
Performed in a facility
70
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 66th

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$28,910an average of $413 per time performed $11,197
an average of $160 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of stomach and upper upper small b... +

Diagnostic examination of stomach and upper upper small bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 43235
Performed in a facility
67
times performed,
1% of his services

14th 14th

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

64
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$48,709an average of $727 per time performed $6,841
an average of $102 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
1% of his services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

43
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,980an average of $30 per time performed $1,051
an average of $16 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Insertion of guide wire with dilation of esophagus using ... +

Insertion of guide wire with dilation of esophagus using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 43248
Performed in a facility
64
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 26th

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

56
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$57,920an average of $905 per time performed $8,359
an average of $131 per time performed
drug
MEDICINE

Vaccine for hepatitis b adult dosage (3 dose schedule) in... +

Vaccine for hepatitis b adult dosage (3 dose schedule) injection into muscle ×

Service Code: 90746
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
1% of his services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

42
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,120an average of $80 per time performed $3,413
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of large bowel using an endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of large bowel using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 45378
Performed in a facility
51
times performed,
0.92% of his services

18th 12th

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

51
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$47,175an average of $925 per time performed $7,885
an average of $155 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; colonoscopy on individual no... +

Colorectal cancer screening; colonoscopy on individual not meeting criteria for high risk ×

Service Code: G0121
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.52% of his services

19th 16th

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

29
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,825an average of $925 per time performed $6,020
an average of $208 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Balloon dilation of esophagus using an endoscope

Service Code: 43249
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
0.47% of his services

20th 28th

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

24
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$23,530an average of $905 per time performed $2,718
an average of $105 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
21
times performed,
0.38% of his services

21st 6th

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

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,557an average of $217 per time performed $2,569
an average of $122 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Emergency department visit, problem of high severity

Service Code: 99284
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.27% of his services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

15
patients got this service, 0.82% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,140an average of $276 per time performed $1,052
an average of $70 per time performed
medical
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Removal of hemorrhoid by rubber banding

Service Code: 46221
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.24% of his services

23rd 59th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$9,230an average of $710 per time performed $1,105
an average of $85 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
13
times performed,
0.24% of his services

24th 15th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.66% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,991an average of $307 per time performed $1,818
an average of $140 per time performed
medical
PROCEDURES

Colorectal cancer screening; colonoscopy on individual at... +

Colorectal cancer screening; colonoscopy on individual at high risk ×

Service Code: G0105
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.22% of his services

25th 17th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.66% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,100an average of $925 per time performed $2,486
an average of $207 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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