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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $250 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
486
Rank: 17th
out of 194 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
2,929
Rank: 19th
out of 194 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6 This Provider
Avg 4.7
Total Paid
by Medicare
$153K
Rank: 18th
out of 194 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$316 This Provider
Avg $250

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 17 different services in 2015
(7 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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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
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
975
times performed,
33% of his services

1st 2nd

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

267
patients got this service, 55% of his patients
3.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.7)
$81,744.00an average of $83.84 per time performed $47,160.75
an average of $48.37 per time performed
medical

Psychotherapy, 30 minutes with patient and/or family member +

Psychotherapy, 30 minutes with patient and/or family member ×

Service Code: 90833
Performed in an office
820
times performed,
28% of his services

2nd 5th

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

274
patients got this service, 56% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$45,100.00an average of $55.00 per time performed $31,028.80
an average of $37.84 per time performed
medical
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
328
times performed,
11% of his services

3rd 4th

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

182
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$45,811.76an average of $139.67 per time performed $24,173.60
an average of $73.70 per time performed
medical
TEMPORARY CODES

Telehealth originating site facility fee

Service Code: Q3014
Performed in an office
241
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 19th

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

18
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
13.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.6)
$9,881.00an average of $41.00 per time performed $4,672.99
an average of $19.39 per time performed
medical

Psychotherapy, 60 minutes with patient and/or family member +

Psychotherapy, 60 minutes with patient and/or family member ×

Service Code: 90837
Performed in an office
138
times performed,
5% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

41
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
3.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,528.00an average of $156.00 per time performed $12,113.64
an average of $87.78 per time performed
medical

Psychiatric diagnostic evaluation with medical services

Service Code: 90792
Performed in an office
102
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 16th

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

102
patients got this service, 21% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$20,124.60an average of $197.30 per time performed $10,533.54
an average of $103.27 per time performed
medical

Psychiatric diagnostic evaluation with medical services

Service Code: 90792
Performed in a facility
93
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 12th

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

92
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,400.05an average of $197.85 per time performed $10,001.22
an average of $107.54 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
85
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 22nd

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

49
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$8,500.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $4,126.75
an average of $48.55 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
60
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 28th

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

32
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$6,900.00an average of $115.00 per time performed $4,060.80
an average of $67.68 per time performed
medical

Psychiatric diagnostic evaluation

Service Code: 90791
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.44% of his services

10th 35th

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)
$2,301.00an average of $177.00 per time performed $1,201.59
an average of $92.43 per time performed

Office Visits

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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Ramakanth Kamaraju Vemuluri
Average for Psychiatry Providers in Alabama

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 2015 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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