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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
488
Rank: 101st
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,457
Rank: 49th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
9.1 This Provider
Avg 8.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$118K
Rank: 118th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$242 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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Joshua A. Turknett
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

Joshua A. Turknett

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 17 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
3,040
times performed,
68% of his services

1st 1st

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$18,240an average of $6 per time performed $12,160
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 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
303
times performed,
7% of his services

2nd 2nd

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

232
patients got this service, 48% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$70,599an average of $233 per time performed $20,907
an average of $69 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
294
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 6th

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

63
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$84,084an average of $286 per time performed $17,640
an average of $60 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
250
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 4th

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

63
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$40,000an average of $160 per time performed $11,500
an average of $46 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
152
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 15th

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

151
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$69,768an average of $459 per time performed $23,104
an average of $152 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
75
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 7th

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

44
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$12,525an average of $167 per time performed $4,200
an average of $56 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
58
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 24th

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

35
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,656an average of $132 per time performed $3,016
an average of $52 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
56
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 9th

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

56
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$25,144an average of $449 per time performed $8,400
an average of $150 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 limited study ×

Service Code: 95885
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.96% of his services

9th 33rd

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

42
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,450an average of $150 per time performed $1,849
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 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
40
times performed,
0.9% of his services

10th 3rd

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

38
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$6,160an average of $154 per time performed $1,880
an average of $47 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
30
times performed,
0.67% of his services

11th 10th

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

30
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,420an average of $314 per time performed $3,300
an average of $110 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
28
times performed,
0.63% of his services

12th 13th

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

28
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,612an average of $379 per time performed $2,940
an average of $105 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on... +

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve muscles on one side of face ×

Service Code: 64612
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.54% of his services

13th 54th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$8,544an average of $356 per time performed $3,240
an average of $135 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
21
times performed,
0.47% of his services

14th 14th

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

20
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$1,953an average of $93 per time performed $651
an average of $31 per time performed
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 95819
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.34% of his services

15th 27th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,045an average of $203 per time performed $645
an average of $43 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
15
times performed,
0.34% of his services

16th 17th

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

15
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,750an average of $250 per time performed $1,050
an average of $70 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
13
times performed,
0.29% of his services

17th 20th

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

13
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,222an average of $94 per time performed $338
an average of $26 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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