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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $238 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,113
Rank: 5th
out of 231 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
9,270
Rank: 5th
out of 231 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
8.3 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$171K
Rank: 27th
out of 231 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$153 This Provider
Avg $238

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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Richard D. Grady
Average for Otolaryngology Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 98 different services in 2013
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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
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
4,780
times performed,
52% of his services

1st 1st

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

128
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$90,820an average of $19 per time performed $44,024
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
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
1,078
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 4th

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

104
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
10.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 9.3)
$37,870an average of $35 per time performed $7,977
an average of $7 per time performed
medical
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
965
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 10th

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

574
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$79,053an average of $82 per time performed $28,738
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection of incremental dosages of allergen

Service Code: 95115
Performed in an office
788
times performed,
9% of his services

4th 8th

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

77
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
10.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 10.4)
$19,621an average of $25 per time performed $5,043
an average of $6 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection of allergenic extracts into skin for immediate ... +

Injection of allergenic extracts into skin for immediate reaction analysis ×

Service Code: 95004
Performed in an office
522
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 6th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$12,006an average of $23 per time performed $2,448
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
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
281
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 3rd

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

281
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$50,411an average of $179 per time performed $20,859
an average of $74 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of impact ear wax

Service Code: 69210
Performed in an office
235
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 7th

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

178
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$21,061an average of $90 per time performed $8,145
an average of $35 per time performed
medical
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
120
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 9th

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

105
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$30,840an average of $257 per time performed $10,138
an average of $84 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic examination of ear and nose

Service Code: 92504
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.69% of his services

9th 18th

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

38
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,968an average of $62 per time performed $1,287
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
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
49
times performed,
0.53% of his services

10th 17th

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

49
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,602an average of $135 per time performed $2,381
an average of $49 per time performed
medical
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
36
times performed,
0.39% of his services

11th 35th

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$12,730an average of $354 per time performed $5,755
an average of $160 per time performed
medical
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
31
times performed,
0.33% of his services

12th 2nd

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

31
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,995an average of $129 per time performed $1,582
an average of $51 per time performed
medical
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,
0.29% of his services

13th 16th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$8,505an average of $315 per time performed $4,208
an average of $156 per time performed
medical
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Simple control of nose bleed

Service Code: 30901
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.28% of his services

14th 34th

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

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,680an average of $180 per time performed $1,837
an average of $71 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Removal of skin debris and drainage of mastoid cavity

Service Code: 69220
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.23% of his services

15th 56th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$4,746an average of $226 per time performed $1,946
an average of $93 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Repositioning maneuvers for treatment of vertigo

Service Code: 95992
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.22% of his services

16th 58th

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

16
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,200an average of $60 per time performed $619
an average of $31 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Air and bone conduction assessment of hearing loss and sp... +

Air and bone conduction assessment of hearing loss and speech recognition ×

Service Code: 92557
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.16% of his services

17th 12th

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

14
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$1,800an average of $120 per time performed $312
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eardrum testing using ear probe

Service Code: 92567
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.15% of his services

18th 15th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$700an average of $50 per time performed $108
an average of $8 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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