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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
342
Rank: 164th
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
76,199
Rank: 1st
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
222.8 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 8.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.09M
Rank: 1st
out of 292 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$3,195 This Provider is in the top 10%
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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Jonathan A. Sule
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

Jonathan A. Sule

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 27 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

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
36,592
times performed,
48% of his services

1st 5th

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

274
patients got this service, 80% of his patients
5.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.8)
$1,829,600an average of $50 per time performed $658,656
an average of $18 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
16,894
times performed,
22% of his services

2nd Alert

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

257
patients got this service, 75% of his patients
4.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$84,470an average of $5 per time performed $16,894
an average of $1 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, lidocaine hydrochloride for intravenous infusi... +

Injection, lidocaine hydrochloride for intravenous infusion, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J2001
Performed in an office
9,478
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd Alert

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

268
patients got this service, 78% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$0an average of $0 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
4,000
times performed,
5% of his services

4th 1st

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$32,000an average of $8 per time performed $16,000
an average of $4 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
1,650
times performed,
2% of his services

5th 6th

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

168
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$297,000an average of $180 per time performed $92,400
an average of $56 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
1,631
times performed,
2% of his services

6th 4th

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

169
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$228,340an average of $140 per time performed $68,502
an average of $42 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, meperidine hydrochloride, per 100 mg

Service Code: J2175
Performed in an office
1,348
times performed,
2% of his services

7th Alert

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

147
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,740an average of $5 per time performed $2,696
an average of $2 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, promethazine hydrochloride, up to 50 mg

Service Code: J2550
Performed in an office
1,325
times performed,
2% of his services

8th Alert

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

146
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$7,950an average of $6 per time performed $1,325
an average of $1 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
1,179
times performed,
2% of his services

9th 3rd

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

271
patients got this service, 79% of his patients
4.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$170,955an average of $145 per time performed $62,487
an average of $53 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
673
times performed,
0.88% of his services

10th 2nd

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

257
patients got this service, 75% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$148,060an average of $220 per time performed $51,821
an average of $77 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
367
times performed,
0.48% of his services

11th 17th

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

168
patients got this service, 49% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$73,400an average of $200 per time performed $23,855
an average of $65 per time performed
PROCEDURES

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of dr... +

Drug screen, other than chromatographic; any number of drug classes, by clia waived test or moderate complexity test, per patient encounter ×

Service Code: G0434
Performed in an office
341
times performed,
0.45% of his services

12th 35th

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

175
patients got this service, 51% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$8,525an average of $25 per time performed $6,820
an average of $20 per time performed
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 95816
Performed in an office
114
times performed,
0.15% of his services

13th 31st

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

81
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$57,000an average of $500 per time performed $27,702
an average of $243 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
94
times performed,
0.12% of his services

14th 13th

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

94
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$34,310an average of $365 per time performed $11,374
an average of $121 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
78
times performed,
0.1% of his services

15th 10th

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

60
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$24,180an average of $310 per time performed $7,800
an average of $100 per time performed
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep l... +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab with continued pressured respiratory assistance by mask or breathing tube ×

Service Code: 95811
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.09% of his services

16th 81st

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

63
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$25,185an average of $365 per time performed $6,762
an average of $98 per time performed
DRUGS

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

Service Code: J3420
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.09% of his services

17th 44th

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

33
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.5)
$68an average of $1 per time performed $0
an average of $0 per time performed
MEDICINE

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab +

Sleep monitoring of patient (6 years or older) in sleep lab ×

Service Code: 95810
Performed in an office
64
times performed,
0.08% of his services

18th 82nd

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

64
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$22,400an average of $350 per time performed $6,208
an average of $97 per time performed
MEDICINE

Monitoring and localization of seizure activity over 24-h... +

Monitoring and localization of seizure activity over 24-hour period using portable 16-channel electroencephalograph (eeg) ×

Service Code: 95953
Performed in an office
48
times performed,
0.06% of his services

19th 80th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
3.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.9)
$33,600an average of $700 per time performed $15,216
an average of $317 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
33
times performed,
0.04% of his services

20th 15th

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

33
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,675an average of $475 per time performed $5,016
an average of $152 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.04% of his services

21st Alert

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

21
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,300an average of $300 per time performed $3,875
an average of $125 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
31
times performed,
0.04% of his services

22nd 83rd

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

26
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$1,023an average of $33 per time performed $403
an average of $13 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
25
times performed,
0.03% of his services

23rd 54th

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

17
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$12,500an average of $500 per time performed $4,125
an average of $165 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.03% of his services

24th 55th

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$5,880an average of $280 per time performed $1,260
an average of $60 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity o... +

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles of arms or legs ×

Service Code: 95861
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.02% of his services

25th 96th

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

17
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,797an average of $341 per time performed $1,751
an average of $103 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.02% of his services

26th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$352an average of $22 per time performed $208
an average of $13 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of substances into lower or sacral spine

Service Code: 62311
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.02% of his services

27th Alert

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

11
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,400an average of $450 per time performed $1,860
an average of $155 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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