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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $233 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 6 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,721
Rank: 21st
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
30,687
Rank: 21st
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
17.8 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 5.9
Total Paid
by Medicare
$572K
Rank: 27th
out of 2,711 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$332 This Provider
Avg $233

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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Robert L. Deucher
Average for Internal Medicine 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.

Patients saw before

Robert L. Deucher

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 81 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
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
3,871
times performed,
13% of his services

1st 3rd

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

1,202
patients got this service, 70% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$77,420an average of $20 per time performed $11,613
an average of $3 per time performed
TEMPORARY CODES

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine conce... +

Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml iodine concentration, per ml ×

Service Code: Q9967
Performed in an office
3,240
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 6th

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

41
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$3,240an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 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: 85027
Performed in an office
2,202
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 55th

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

1,026
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$88,080an average of $40 per time performed $19,818
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, clotting time

Service Code: 85610
Performed in an office
2,100
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 8th

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

229
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
9.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 5.5)
$69,300an average of $33 per time performed $12,600
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,924
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 10th

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

1,053
patients got this service, 61% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$148,148an average of $77 per time performed $21,164
an average of $11 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
1,572
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 2nd

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

715
patients got this service, 42% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$179,208an average of $114 per time performed $75,456
an average of $48 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
1,282
times performed,
4% of his services

7th 16th

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

214
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.3)
$58,972an average of $46 per time performed $16,666
an average of $13 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Kidney function blood test panel

Service Code: 80069
Performed in an office
1,219
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 75th

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

486
patients got this service, 28% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$75,578an average of $62 per time performed $13,409
an average of $11 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg

Service Code: J0897
Performed in an office
1,140
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 33rd

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

17
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$22,800an average of $20 per time performed $12,540
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
1,112
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 9th

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

767
patients got this service, 45% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$105,640an average of $95 per time performed $14,456
an average of $13 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
1,057
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 1st

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

521
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$182,861an average of $173 per time performed $76,104
an average of $72 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
867
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 12th

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

408
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$56,355an average of $65 per time performed $12,138
an average of $14 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
750
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 5th

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

220
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$150,000an average of $200 per time performed $57,000
an average of $76 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
726
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 17th

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

557
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$65,340an average of $90 per time performed $16,698
an average of $23 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
648
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 7th

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

261
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$25,920an average of $40 per time performed $7,128
an average of $11 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
583
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 50th

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

466
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$87,450an average of $150 per time performed $24,486
an average of $42 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
532
times performed,
2% of his services

17th 18th

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

119
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
4.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$21,280an average of $40 per time performed $8,512
an average of $16 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
527
times performed,
2% of his services

18th 4th

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

196
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
2.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$76,415an average of $145 per time performed $27,931
an average of $53 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81001
Performed in an office
408
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 31st

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

276
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$9,792an average of $24 per time performed $1,632
an average of $4 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of influenza virus vaccine

Service Code: G0008
Performed in an office
362
times performed,
1% of his services

20th 13th

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

357
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,860an average of $30 per time performed $8,326
an average of $23 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 (fluvirin) ×

Service Code: Q2037
Performed in an office
354
times performed,
1% of his services

21st 30th

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

349
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,496an average of $24 per time performed $4,956
an average of $14 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital discharge day management, 30 minutes or less

Service Code: 99238
Performed in a facility
353
times performed,
1% of his services

22nd 29th

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

259
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$44,831an average of $127 per time performed $18,356
an average of $52 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, vitamin b-12 cyanocobalamin, up to 1000 mcg

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
345
times performed,
1% of his services

23rd 35th

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

68
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 4.7)
$7,245an average of $21 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, testosterone cypionate, 1 cc, 200 mg

Service Code: J1080
Performed in an office
250
times performed,
0.81% of his services

24th 118th

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
7.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 7)
$4,500an average of $18 per time performed $1,250
an average of $5 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Strapping, unna boot

Service Code: 29580
Performed in an office
221
times performed,
0.72% of his services

25th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 0.76% of his patients
8.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$29,835an average of $135 per time performed $6,409
an average of $29 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 25 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99309
Performed in an office
183
times performed,
0.6% of his services

26th 85th

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

101
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$26,169an average of $143 per time performed $10,980
an average of $60 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
182
times performed,
0.59% of his services

27th 82nd

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

172
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$17,472an average of $96 per time performed $3,822
an average of $21 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician review, interpretation, and patient management ... +

Physician review, interpretation, and patient management of home inr testing for patient with either mechanical heart valve(s), chronic atrial fibrillation, or venous thromboembolism who meets medicare coverage criteria; testing not occurring more frequently than once a week; billing units of service include 4 tests ×

Service Code: G0250
Performed in an office
177
times performed,
0.58% of his services

28th Alert

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
7.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,310an average of $30 per time performed $1,239
an average of $7 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
159
times performed,
0.52% of his services

29th 22nd

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

102
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$9,381an average of $59 per time performed $1,749
an average of $11 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
142
times performed,
0.46% of his services

30th 11th

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

142
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$47,854an average of $337 per time performed $21,442
an average of $151 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home heal... +

Physician re-certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per re-certification period ×

Service Code: G0179
Performed in an office
135
times performed,
0.44% of his services

31st 87th

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

43
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$12,825an average of $95 per time performed $4,050
an average of $30 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side

Service Code: 71020
Performed in an office
130
times performed,
0.42% of his services

32nd 40th

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

100
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,830an average of $91 per time performed $1,820
an average of $14 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
129
times performed,
0.42% of his services

33rd 38th

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

114
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$8,901an average of $69 per time performed $3,741
an average of $29 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated urinalysis test

Service Code: 81003
Performed in an office
113
times performed,
0.37% of his services

34th 25th

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

99
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,260an average of $20 per time performed $339
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
99
times performed,
0.32% of his services

35th 107th

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

78
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,772an average of $28 per time performed $495
an average of $5 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Bone density measurement using dedicated x-ray machine

Service Code: 77080
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
0.28% of his services

36th 70th

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

86
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$28,380an average of $330 per time performed $5,246
an average of $61 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84439
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.27% of his services

37th 42nd

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

67
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,636an average of $79 per time performed $1,092
an average of $13 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health ... +

Physician certification for medicare-covered home health services under a home health plan of care (patient not present), including contacts with home health agency and review of reports of patient status required by physicians to affirm the initial implementation of the plan of care that meets patient's needs, per certification period ×

Service Code: G0180
Performed in an office
81
times performed,
0.26% of his services

38th 84th

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

69
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$10,125an average of $125 per time performed $3,240
an average of $40 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.24% of his services

39th 92nd

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

61
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,000an average of $80 per time performed $1,425
an average of $19 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test... +

Prostate cancer screening; prostate specific antigen test (psa) ×

Service Code: G0103
Performed in an office
66
times performed,
0.22% of his services

40th 72nd

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

66
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,534an average of $99 per time performed $1,716
an average of $26 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urine microalbumin (protein) level

Service Code: 82043
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.21% of his services

41st 69th

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

61
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,608an average of $72 per time performed $512
an average of $8 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 15 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99308
Performed in an office
58
times performed,
0.19% of his services

42nd 76th

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

39
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$5,916an average of $102 per time performed $2,436
an average of $42 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads w... +

Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least 12 leads with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93010
Performed in an office
54
times performed,
0.18% of his services

43rd 95th

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

54
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,430an average of $45 per time performed $324
an average of $6 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
52
times performed,
0.17% of his services

44th 97th

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

46
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,820an average of $35 per time performed $468
an average of $9 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron binding capacity

Service Code: 83550
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.16% of his services

45th 106th

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

44
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,950an average of $39 per time performed $600
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.16% of his services

46th 90th

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

38
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,650an average of $33 per time performed $200
an average of $4 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Testosterone (hormone) level

Service Code: 84403
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.16% of his services

47th 198th

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

33
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,144an average of $128 per time performed $1,776
an average of $37 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Detection test for influenza virus

Service Code: 87804
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.16% of his services

48th 172nd

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

24
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,920an average of $40 per time performed $768
an average of $16 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
47
times performed,
0.15% of his services

49th 24th

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

44
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,998an average of $234 per time performed $4,606
an average of $98 per time performed
MEDICINE

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretat... +

Routine ekg using at least 12 leads including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 93000
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.14% of his services

50th 23rd

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)
$3,872an average of $88 per time performed $528
an average of $12 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.14% of his services

51st 111th

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

38
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$4,257an average of $99 per time performed $1,075
an average of $25 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Hospital observation care discharge

Service Code: 99217
Performed in a facility
40
times performed,
0.13% of his services

52nd 59th

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

39
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,600an average of $140 per time performed $2,160
an average of $54 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Digoxin level

Service Code: 80162
Performed in an office
39
times performed,
0.13% of his services

53rd 326th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$2,964an average of $76 per time performed $741
an average of $19 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.12% of his services

54th 145th

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

32
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$3,132an average of $87 per time performed $720
an average of $20 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme) level

Service Code: 82550
Performed in an office
29
times performed,
0.09% of his services

55th 79th

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

29
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,015an average of $35 per time performed $145
an average of $5 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 35 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99310
Performed in an office
28
times performed,
0.09% of his services

56th 199th

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$4,984an average of $178 per time performed $2,212
an average of $79 per time performed
MEDICINE

Administration of 1 vaccine

Service Code: 90471
Performed in an office
27
times performed,
0.09% of his services

57th 80th

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

27
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$972an average of $36 per time performed $486
an average of $18 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including a... +

Ultrasound scan of veins of both arms or legs including assessment of compression and functional maneuvers ×

Service Code: 93970
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.08% of his services

58th 369th

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: 1.1)
$11,050an average of $442 per time performed $2,625
an average of $105 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Nursing facility annual assessment, typically 30 minutes +

Nursing facility annual assessment, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99318
Performed in an office
25
times performed,
0.08% of his services

59th 494th

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

25
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,875an average of $195 per time performed $1,650
an average of $66 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood creatinine level

Service Code: 82565
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.08% of his services

60th 96th

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: 1.5)
$840an average of $35 per time performed $72
an average of $3 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.07% of his services

61st 141st

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

19
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$805an average of $35 per time performed $207
an average of $9 per time performed
MEDICINE

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection ben... +

Vaccine for pneumococcal polysaccharide for injection beneath the skin or into muscle, patient 2 years or older ×

Service Code: 90732
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.07% of his services

62nd 68th

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,645an average of $115 per time performed $1,472
an average of $64 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Service Code: G0009
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.07% of his services

63rd 71st

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

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$690an average of $30 per time performed $529
an average of $23 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Liver function blood test panel

Service Code: 80076
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.07% of his services

64th 36th

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: 1.6)
$1,254an average of $57 per time performed $198
an average of $9 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Nursing facility discharge day management, 30 minutes or ... +

Nursing facility discharge day management, 30 minutes or less ×

Service Code: 99315
Performed in an office
20
times performed,
0.07% of his services

65th 365th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,500an average of $125 per time performed $960
an average of $48 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Urea nitrogen level to assess kidney function

Service Code: 84520
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.06% of his services

66th 110th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$627an average of $33 per time performed $57
an average of $3 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 a facility
19
times performed,
0.06% of his services

67th 37th

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

16
patients got this service, 0.93% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,166an average of $114 per time performed $703
an average of $37 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day +

Initial nursing facility visit, typically 45 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99306
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.06% of his services

68th 181st

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)
$3,705an average of $195 per time performed $2,356
an average of $124 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan head or brain before and after contrast

Service Code: 70470
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.06% of his services

69th 457th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,800an average of $1,100 per time performed $2,412
an average of $134 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Stool analysis for blood

Service Code: 82272
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.06% of his services

70th 251st

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

17
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$360an average of $20 per time performed $90
an average of $5 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level +

Natriuretic peptide (heart and blood vessel protein) level ×

Service Code: 83880
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.06% of his services

71st 140th

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

17
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,736an average of $152 per time performed $864
an average of $48 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Phosphate level

Service Code: 84100
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.06% of his services

72nd 219th

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

18
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$504an average of $28 per time performed $36
an average of $2 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of abdomen

Service Code: 76700
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.05% of his services

73rd 228th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.87% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,680an average of $230 per time performed $992
an average of $62 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.05% of his services

74th 150th

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

15
patients got this service, 0.87% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$720an average of $45 per time performed $112
an average of $7 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan head or brain

Service Code: 70450
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.04% of his services

75th 266th

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

13
patients got this service, 0.76% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$10,725an average of $825 per time performed $1,274
an average of $98 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood potassium level

Service Code: 84132
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.04% of his services

76th 142nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.76% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$390an average of $30 per time performed $52
an average of $4 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes p... +

Subsequent nursing facility visit, typically 10 minutes per day ×

Service Code: 99307
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.04% of his services

77th 108th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$845an average of $65 per time performed $299
an average of $23 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Demonstration, prior to initiation of home inr monitoring... +

Demonstration, prior to initiation of home inr monitoring, for patient with either mechanical heart valve(s), chronic atrial fibrillation, or venous thromboembolism who meets medicare coverage criteria, under the direction of a physician; includes: face-to-face demonstration of use and care of the inr monitor, obtaining at least one blood sample, provision of instructions for reporting home inr test results, and documentation of patient's ability to perform testing and report results ×

Service Code: G0248
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.04% of his services

78th Alert

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

13
patients got this service, 0.76% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,460an average of $420 per time performed $1,196
an average of $92 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, minimum of 4 views

Service Code: 72110
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.04% of his services

79th 255th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,584an average of $132 per time performed $288
an average of $24 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Calcium level

Service Code: 82310
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.04% of his services

80th 268th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.64% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$396an average of $33 per time performed $24
an average of $2 per time performed
RADIOLOGY

Ct scan chest with contrast

Service Code: 71260
Performed in an office
11
times performed,
0.04% of his services

81st 394th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.64% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$11,000an average of $1,000 per time performed $1,804
an average of $164 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
11
times performed,
0.04% of his services

82nd 88th

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

11
patients got this service, 0.64% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,925an average of $175 per time performed $649
an average of $59 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 "Internal Medicine." 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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