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Richard D. Grady MD

3110 wellons blvd, New bern, N.C., 28562 | (252) 638-2515

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $161 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 2 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,078
Rank: 2nd
out of 98 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,583
Rank: 2nd
out of 98 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6.1 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 2.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$119K
Rank: 5th
out of 98 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$110 This Provider
Avg $161

Office Visits

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Top Billing

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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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Richard D. Grady
Average for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Providers in North Carolina

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.

Individuals

TERRY HALL

CHRISTOPHER FLYE

JOHN ARROWOOD

THOMAS HESTER

MICHAEL PHILLIPS

Organizations

CAROLINAEAST MEDICAL CE...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

Patients saw before

Richard D. Grady

Patients saw after

Individuals

CHRISTOPHER FLYE

JOHN ARROWOOD

THOMAS HESTER

MICHAEL PHILLIPS

HENRY MACDONALD

Organizations

CAROLINAEAST MEDICAL CE...

LABORATORY CORPORATION ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 16 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
MEDICINE

Preparation and provision of single or multiple antigens ... +

Preparation and provision of single or multiple antigens for allergen immunotherapy ×

Service Code: 95165
Performed in an office
3,030
times performed,
46% of his services

1st Alert

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

88
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$57,570an average of $19 per time performed $27,270
an average of $9 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of incremental dosages of allergen, 2 or more i... +

Injection of incremental dosages of allergen, 2 or more injections ×

Service Code: 95117
Performed in an office
801
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd Alert

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

98
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
8.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$28,836an average of $36 per time performed $6,408
an average of $8 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
757
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 1st

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

492
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$52,233an average of $69 per time performed $21,953
an average of $29 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of incremental dosages of allergen

Service Code: 95115
Performed in an office
594
times performed,
9% of his services

4th Alert

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

85
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,256an average of $24 per time performed $4,158
an average of $7 per time performed
MEDICINE

Injection of allergenic extracts into skin, accessed thro... +

Injection of allergenic extracts into skin, accessed through the skin ×

Service Code: 95004
Performed in an office
540
times performed,
8% of his services

5th Alert

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,420an average of $23 per time performed $2,700
an average of $5 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
253
times performed,
4% of his services

6th 5th

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

253
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$44,275an average of $175 per time performed $17,963
an average of $71 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax, one ear

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
209
times performed,
3% of his services

7th Alert

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

175
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,183an average of $87 per time performed $6,688
an average of $32 per time performed
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of voice box using flexible endoscope ×

Service Code: 31575
Performed in an office
116
times performed,
2% of his services

8th Alert

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

100
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$29,812an average of $257 per time performed $9,512
an average of $82 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
100
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 6th

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

100
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,800an average of $118 per time performed $5,000
an average of $50 per time performed
MEDICINE

Diagnostic examination of ear and nose

Service Code: 92504
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.82% of his services

10th Alert

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

40
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,348an average of $62 per time performed $1,242
an average of $23 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
28
times performed,
0.43% of his services

11th 2nd

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

28
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,192an average of $114 per time performed $1,036
an average of $37 per time performed
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of nasal passages using an endoscope +

Diagnostic examination of nasal passages using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 31231
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.41% of his services

12th Alert

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,505an average of $315 per time performed $3,915
an average of $145 per time performed
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Simple control of nose bleed

Service Code: 30901
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.39% of his services

13th Alert

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

22
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,680an average of $180 per time performed $1,716
an average of $66 per time performed
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Incision of eardrum with insertion of eardrum tube under ... +

Incision of eardrum with insertion of eardrum tube under local or topical anesthesia ×

Service Code: 69433
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.36% of his services

14th Alert

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$8,040an average of $335 per time performed $3,384
an average of $141 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
13
times performed,
0.2% of his services

15th 16th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$546an average of $42 per time performed $195
an average of $15 per time performed
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Reshaping of nasal cartilage

Service Code: 30520
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.17% of his services

16th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,400an average of $1,400 per time performed $5,247
an average of $477 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 "Otolaryngology." 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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