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Treatment Tracker » Virginia » Fairfax

Alexander I. Spira M.D.

8503 arlington blvd, Fairfax, Va., 22031 | (703) 280-5390

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $846 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 70 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,885
Rank: 1st
out of 32 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
83,357
Rank: 7th
out of 32 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
44.2 This Provider
Avg 69.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.08M
Rank: 7th
out of 32 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$572 This Provider
Avg $846

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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Alexander I. Spira
Average for Medical Oncology Providers in Virginia

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.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 88 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, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage r... +

Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-end-stage renal disease use) ×

Service Code: J0881
Performed in an office
26,200
times performed,
31% of his services

1st 1st

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$419,200an average of $16 per time performed $78,600
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, levoleucovorin calcium, 0.5 mg

Service Code: J0641
Performed in an office
19,446
times performed,
23% of his services

2nd 3rd

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$97,230an average of $5 per time performed $19,446
an average of $1 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, oxaliplatin, 0.5 mg

Service Code: J9263
Performed in an office
9,158
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 6th

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$439,584an average of $48 per time performed $64,106
an average of $7 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, docetaxel, 1 mg

Service Code: J9171
Performed in an office
2,570
times performed,
3% of his services

4th 9th

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

18
patients got this service, 0.95% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$197,890an average of $77 per time performed $17,990
an average of $7 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bevacizumab (avastin), 10 mg

Service Code: J9035
Performed in an office
2,460
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 14th

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

18
patients got this service, 0.95% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$396,060an average of $161 per time performed $120,540
an average of $49 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg

Service Code: J1100
Performed in an office
2,363
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 7th

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

129
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$2,363an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
2,326
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 12th

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

1,358
patients got this service, 72% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$144,212an average of $62 per time performed $32,564
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg

Service Code: J1453
Performed in an office
1,950
times performed,
2% of his services

8th 4th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.58% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$9,750an average of $5 per time performed $1,950
an average of $1 per time performed
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
1,654
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 11th

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

637
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$57,890an average of $35 per time performed $18,194
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, palonosetron hydrochloride, 25 mcg

Service Code: J2469
Performed in an office
1,260
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 10th

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

86
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$127,260an average of $101 per time performed $18,900
an average of $15 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, bortezomib (velcade), 0.1 mg

Service Code: J9041
Performed in an office
948
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 22nd

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

16
patients got this service, 0.85% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.7)
$108,072an average of $114 per time performed $29,388
an average of $31 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
862
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 17th

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

458
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$124,990an average of $145 per time performed $50,858
an average of $59 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, trastuzumab (herceptin), 10 mg

Service Code: J9355
Performed in an office
835
times performed,
1% of his services

13th 16th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.64% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.4)
$163,660an average of $196 per time performed $45,925
an average of $55 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, granisetron hydrochloride, 100 mcg

Service Code: J1626
Performed in an office
820
times performed,
0.98% of his services

14th 15th

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

44
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$20,500an average of $25 per time performed $820
an average of $1 per time performed
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
783
times performed,
0.94% of his services

15th 20th

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

273
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
2.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$173,043an average of $221 per time performed $67,338
an average of $86 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gammaglobulin (immune system protein) measurement

Service Code: 82784
Performed in an office
746
times performed,
0.89% of his services

16th 52nd

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

203
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$40,284an average of $54 per time performed $9,698
an average of $13 per time performed
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
685
times performed,
0.82% of his services

17th 13th

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

397
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$13,015an average of $19 per time performed $2,055
an average of $3 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

Service Code: J9190
Performed in an office
513
times performed,
0.62% of his services

18th 30th

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$23,085an average of $45 per time performed $1,026
an average of $2 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for ... +

Injection of different drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96375
Performed in an office
474
times performed,
0.57% of his services

19th 21st

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

141
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$49,770an average of $105 per time performed $9,954
an average of $21 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, etoposide (toposar), 10 mg

Service Code: J9181
Performed in an office
411
times performed,
0.49% of his services

20th 32nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.69% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$4,110an average of $10 per time performed $411
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lactate dehydrogenase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 83615
Performed in an office
336
times performed,
0.4% of his services

21st 49th

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

293
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$9,744an average of $29 per time performed $1,680
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
334
times performed,
0.4% of his services

22nd 41st

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

222
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$32,064an average of $96 per time performed $8,684
an average of $26 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein up to 1 hour

Service Code: 96413
Performed in an office
322
times performed,
0.39% of his services

23rd 25th

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

161
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.9)
$219,282an average of $681 per time performed $39,606
an average of $123 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Nephelometry, test method using light

Service Code: 83883
Performed in an office
312
times performed,
0.37% of his services

24th Alert

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

122
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$54,912an average of $176 per time performed $5,928
an average of $19 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride (gemzar), 200 mg

Service Code: J9201
Performed in an office
274
times performed,
0.33% of his services

25th 34th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$106,586an average of $389 per time performed $6,028
an average of $22 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
273
times performed,
0.33% of his services

26th 40th

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

234
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$15,834an average of $58 per time performed $5,187
an average of $19 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, di... +

Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96372
Performed in an office
266
times performed,
0.32% of his services

27th 31st

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

127
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$24,738an average of $93 per time performed $5,852
an average of $22 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, carboplatin, 50 mg

Service Code: J9045
Performed in an office
257
times performed,
0.31% of his services

28th 27th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$77,100an average of $300 per time performed $771
an average of $3 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, zoledronic acid, 1 mg

Service Code: J3487
Performed in an office
239
times performed,
0.29% of his services

29th 47th

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$257,642an average of $1,078 per time performed $42,542
an average of $178 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Cyclophosphamide, 100 mg

Service Code: J9070
Performed in an office
230
times performed,
0.28% of his services

30th 36th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$14,950an average of $65 per time performed $3,220
an average of $14 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
203
times performed,
0.24% of his services

31st 33rd

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

125
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$31,871an average of $157 per time performed $11,977
an average of $59 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, rituximab (rituxan), 100 mg

Service Code: J9310
Performed in an office
198
times performed,
0.24% of his services

32nd 28th

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$333,630an average of $1,685 per time performed $101,574
an average of $513 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, irinotecan, 20 mg

Service Code: J9206
Performed in an office
196
times performed,
0.24% of his services

33rd Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.58% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$41,356an average of $211 per time performed $588
an average of $3 per time performed
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS

Injection, paclitaxel, 30 mg

Service Code: J9265
Performed in an office
185
times performed,
0.22% of his services

34th 38th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$42,550an average of $230 per time performed $1,110
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
174
times performed,
0.21% of his services

35th 69th

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

159
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,524an average of $26 per time performed $1,566
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
174
times performed,
0.21% of his services

36th 70th

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

159
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$5,916an average of $34 per time performed $2,088
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
160
times performed,
0.19% of his services

37th 44th

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

75
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.7)
$4,640an average of $29 per time performed $800
an average of $5 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein

Service Code: 96415
Performed in an office
150
times performed,
0.18% of his services

38th 35th

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

73
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$23,400an average of $156 per time performed $4,200
an average of $28 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
146
times performed,
0.18% of his services

39th 83rd

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

94
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$13,286an average of $91 per time performed $3,650
an average of $25 per time performed
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
144
times performed,
0.17% of his services

40th 24th

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

85
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$21,888an average of $152 per time performed $4,320
an average of $30 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, magnesium sulfate, per 500 mg

Service Code: J3475
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
0.15% of his services

41st 60th

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$738an average of $6 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg

Service Code: J0696
Performed in an office
122
times performed,
0.15% of his services

42nd Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 0.64% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,392an average of $36 per time performed $122
an average of $1 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis up to 1 hour ×

Service Code: 96365
Performed in an office
107
times performed,
0.13% of his services

43rd 50th

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

56
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$32,528an average of $304 per time performed $6,955
an average of $65 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
0.13% of his services

44th 92nd

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

64
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,544an average of $24 per time performed $848
an average of $8 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
96
times performed,
0.12% of his services

45th 90th

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

90
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,104an average of $74 per time performed $2,016
an average of $21 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Beta-2 microglobulin (protein) level

Service Code: 82232
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.1% of his services

46th Alert

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

67
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,812an average of $93 per time performed $1,848
an average of $22 per time performed
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
83
times performed,
0.1% of his services

47th 48th

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

51
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$27,058an average of $326 per time performed $4,814
an average of $58 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86300
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.09% of his services

48th 51st

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

62
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$9,300an average of $124 per time performed $2,175
an average of $29 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.08% of his services

49th 102nd

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

67
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,828an average of $71 per time performed $1,428
an average of $21 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique +

Infusion of chemotherapy into a vein using push technique ×

Service Code: 96409
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.08% of his services

50th 71st

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$32,026an average of $478 per time performed $6,499
an average of $97 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, pegfilgrastim, 6 mg

Service Code: J2505
Performed in an office
67
times performed,
0.08% of his services

51st 62nd

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

52
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$658,878an average of $9,834 per time performed $144,184
an average of $2,152 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into... +

Infusion of different chemotherapy drug or substance into a vein ×

Service Code: 96411
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.08% of his services

52nd 63rd

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

40
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.8)
$17,984an average of $281 per time performed $3,584
an average of $56 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hydration infusion into a vein

Service Code: 96361
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
0.07% of his services

53rd 45th

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$4,514an average of $74 per time performed $854
an average of $14 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, diphenhydramine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J1200
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.07% of his services

54th 53rd

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$240an average of $4 per time performed $60
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.07% of his services

55th 59th

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

46
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$2,832an average of $48 per time performed $708
an average of $12 per time performed
MEDICINE

Refilling and maintenance of portable pump

Service Code: 96521
Performed in an office
57
times performed,
0.07% of his services

56th 94th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$37,677an average of $661 per time performed $7,296
an average of $128 per time performed
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
56
times performed,
0.07% of his services

57th 75th

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

56
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$18,872an average of $337 per time performed $7,672
an average of $137 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, filgrastim (g-csf), 300 mcg

Service Code: J1440
Performed in an office
56
times performed,
0.07% of his services

58th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 0.58% of his patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$38,752an average of $692 per time performed $11,816
an average of $211 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood count automated, with additional calculations

Service Code: 85046
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.06% of his services

59th Alert

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

52
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,348an average of $62 per time performed $432
an average of $8 per time performed
DRUGS

Unclassified drugs

Service Code: J3490
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.06% of his services

60th 55th

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

40
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$486an average of $9 per time performed $54
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86301
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.06% of his services

61st Alert

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

30
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,828an average of $124 per time performed $1,363
an average of $29 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Immunologic analysis for detection of tumor antigen

Service Code: 86304
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.06% of his services

62nd 96th

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

34
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$5,828an average of $124 per time performed $1,363
an average of $29 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.05% of his services

63rd 87th

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

40
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,432an average of $78 per time performed $1,056
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.05% of his services

64th 116th

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

29
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$966an average of $23 per time performed $168
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.05% of his services

65th Alert

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$840an average of $20 per time performed $126
an average of $3 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
40
times performed,
0.05% of his services

66th 68th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$4,600an average of $115 per time performed $1,320
an average of $33 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Haptoglobin (serum protein) level

Service Code: 83010
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.05% of his services

67th Alert

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

39
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,496an average of $64 per time performed $702
an average of $18 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
37
times performed,
0.04% of his services

68th 58th

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

27
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$8,510an average of $230 per time performed $3,182
an average of $86 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, calcium gluconate, per 10 ml

Service Code: J0610
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.04% of his services

69th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 0.69% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$108an average of $3 per time performed $36
an average of $1 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phosphate level

Service Code: 84100
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
0.04% of his services

70th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$476an average of $14 per time performed $68
an average of $2 per time performed
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
34
times performed,
0.04% of his services

71st 100th

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)
$7,548an average of $222 per time performed $2,822
an average of $83 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
31
times performed,
0.04% of his services

72nd 65th

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

31
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$13,578an average of $438 per time performed $5,146
an average of $166 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) +

Infusion, normal saline solution, sterile (500 ml=1 unit) ×

Service Code: J7040
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.04% of his services

73rd 111th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.69% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$570an average of $19 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis ×

Service Code: 96366
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.03% of his services

74th 61st

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

17
patients got this service, 0.9% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,813an average of $97 per time performed $580
an average of $20 per time performed
MEDICINE

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the ski... +

Non-hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96401
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.03% of his services

75th 64th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5)
$3,683an average of $127 per time performed $1,247
an average of $43 per time performed
DRUGS

Infusion, normal saline solution , 1000 cc

Service Code: J7030
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.03% of his services

76th 74th

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

26
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$513an average of $19 per time performed $27
an average of $1 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
25
times performed,
0.03% of his services

77th 56th

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

22
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$2,200an average of $88 per time performed $925
an average of $37 per time performed
MEDICINE

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosi... +

Infusion into a vein for therapy, prevention, or diagnosis, concurrent with another infusion ×

Service Code: 96368
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.03% of his services

78th Alert

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,184an average of $91 per time performed $432
an average of $18 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered t... +

Influenza virus vaccine, split virus, when administered to individuals 3 years of age and older, for intramuscular use (flulaval) ×

Service Code: Q2036
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.03% of his services

79th 85th

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)
$567an average of $27 per time performed $210
an average of $10 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.03% of his services

80th 84th

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)
$1,134an average of $54 per time performed $588
an average of $28 per time performed
MEDICINE

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration bene... +

Hormonal anti-neoplastic chemotherapy administration beneath the skin or into muscle ×

Service Code: 96402
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.02% of his services

81st 80th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.1)
$2,679an average of $141 per time performed $570
an average of $30 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
19
times performed,
0.02% of his services

82nd 80th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,828an average of $412 per time performed $3,135
an average of $165 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, d... +

Injection of drug or substance into a vein for therapy, diagnosis, or prevention ×

Service Code: 96374
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.02% of his services

83rd 76th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.74% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$3,840an average of $240 per time performed $848
an average of $53 per time performed
MEDICINE

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device +

Irrigation of implanted venous access drug delivery device ×

Service Code: 96523
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.02% of his services

84th 67th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$1,776an average of $111 per time performed $352
an average of $22 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 5 minutes ×

Service Code: 99211
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.02% of his services

85th 89th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.69% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,050an average of $70 per time performed $270
an average of $18 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Bone marrow aspiration

Service Code: 38220
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.02% of his services

86th Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 0.64% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,372an average of $644 per time performed $962
an average of $74 per time performed
HEMIC AND LYMPHATIC SYSTEMS

Needle or trocar bone marrow biopsy

Service Code: 38221
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.02% of his services

87th 130th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.64% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,944an average of $688 per time performed $1,989
an average of $153 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.01% of his services

88th 43rd

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

11
patients got this service, 0.58% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,311an average of $301 per time performed $1,375
an average of $125 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 "Hematology & Oncology." 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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