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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $281 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 8 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
385
Rank: 144th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,667
Rank: 46th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12.1 This Provider
Avg 8.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$94.7K
Rank: 137th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$246 This Provider
Avg $281

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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Albert A. Cook
Average for Neurology Providers in Georgia

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.

Patients saw before

Albert A. Cook

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 13 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
DRUGS

Injection, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
3,450
times performed,
74% of his services

1st 1st

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$20,700an average of $6 per time performed $13,800
an average of $4 per time performed
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
420
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

215
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$33,600an average of $80 per time performed $20,160
an average of $48 per time performed
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
162
times performed,
3% of his services

3rd 7th

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

75
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$16,200an average of $100 per time performed $8,910
an average of $55 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) ... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve sensory (feel) function ×

Service Code: 95904
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 4th

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

31
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,410an average of $85 per time performed $6,716
an average of $46 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (m... +

Needle measurement, rate, and recording of nerve motor (movement) function, with f-wave study ×

Service Code: 95903
Performed in an office
145
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 6th

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

32
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,125an average of $125 per time performed $8,700
an average of $60 per time performed
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
122
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 15th

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

122
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$30,500an average of $250 per time performed $18,544
an average of $152 per time performed
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
52
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 9th

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

52
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,000an average of $250 per time performed $8,060
an average of $155 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, a... +

Measurement and recording of brain wave (eeg) activity, awake and drowsy ×

Service Code: 95816
Performed in a facility
39
times performed,
0.84% of his services

8th 19th

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

37
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,750an average of $250 per time performed $1,677
an average of $43 per time performed
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
39
times performed,
0.84% of his services

9th 20th

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

34
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,340an average of $60 per time performed $1,209
an average of $31 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arm or leg complete study ×

Service Code: 95886
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.58% of his services

10th 17th

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

27
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,400an average of $200 per time performed $1,890
an average of $70 per time performed
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
27
times performed,
0.58% of his services

11th 11th

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

22
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$4,050an average of $150 per time performed $2,079
an average of $77 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of nerve conduction patterns of... +

Measurement and recording of nerve conduction patterns of lower leg muscles ×

Service Code: 95934
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.43% of his services

12th 24th

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

20
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,000an average of $100 per time performed $1,040
an average of $52 per time performed
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
18
times performed,
0.39% of his services

13th 14th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,440an average of $80 per time performed $540
an average of $30 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 "Neurology." 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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