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LINTON KUCHLER MD

743 SPRING ST NE , GAINESVILLE, GA, 30501 | (770) 538-7828

Specialty Not Specified

This Provider: At A Glance

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Number of
Patients
704
Services
Performed
2,073
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$57.5K
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$82

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.

Individuals

TREVOR HOOPER

STEVEN BLACK

ROBERT BALOTIN

DAVID CARROLL

JULIE PRESLEY

Organizations

NORTHEAST GEORGIA MEDIC...

THE HOSPITAL AUTHORITY ...

Patients saw before

LINTON KUCHLER MD

Patients saw after

Individuals

TREVOR HOOPER

STEVEN BLACK

COLBY CHASTAIN

ROBERT BALOTIN

LEE MARTIN

Organizations

NORTHEAST GEORGIA MEDIC...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

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
777
times performed,
37% of his services

1st

most performed service for this provider

457
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$135,975an average of $175 per time performed $21,927
an average of $28 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
346
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd

most performed service for this provider

77
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$16,954an average of $49 per time performed $3,277
an average of $9 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
190
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd

most performed service for this provider

143
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$22,800an average of $120 per time performed $4,423
an average of $23 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
157
times performed,
8% of his services

4th

most performed service for this provider

80
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$49,455an average of $315 per time performed $9,911
an average of $63 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in a facility
84
times performed,
4% of his services

5th

most performed service for this provider

76
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,900an average of $225 per time performed $1,660
an average of $20 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
69
times performed,
3% of his services

6th

most performed service for this provider

65
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,280an average of $120 per time performed $582
an average of $8 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
64
times performed,
3% of his services

7th

most performed service for this provider

46
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,280an average of $270 per time performed $3,276
an average of $51 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tumor

Service Code: 88361
Performed in a facility
47
times performed,
2% of his services

8th

most performed service for this provider

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,340an average of $220 per time performed $2,128
an average of $45 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
41
times performed,
2% of his services

9th

most performed service for this provider

39
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,845an average of $45 per time performed $391
an average of $10 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
39
times performed,
2% of his services

10th

most performed service for this provider

39
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,560an average of $40 per time performed $133
an average of $3 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
37
times performed,
2% of his services

11th

most performed service for this provider

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,776an average of $48 per time performed $339
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in a facility
31
times performed,
1% of his services

12th

most performed service for this provider

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,440an average of $240 per time performed $1,475
an average of $48 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood bank physician services for cross match and/or eval... +

Blood bank physician services for cross match and/or evaluation and written report ×

Service Code: 86077
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
1% of his services

13th

most performed service for this provider

29
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,900an average of $100 per time performed $1,125
an average of $39 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
29
times performed,
1% of his services

14th

most performed service for this provider

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,900an average of $100 per time performed $608
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate

Service Code: 88172
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
1% of his services

15th

most performed service for this provider

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,510an average of $135 per time performed $659
an average of $25 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
25
times performed,
1% of his services

16th

most performed service for this provider

23
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,000an average of $560 per time performed $2,825
an average of $113 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue specimen during surgery

Service Code: 88333
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.58% of his services

17th

most performed service for this provider

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,096an average of $258 per time performed $580
an average of $48 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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