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Treatment Tracker » Georgia » Atlanta

Chukwuma O. Onyeagocha M.D.

1364 clifton rd ne, Atlanta, Ga., 30322 | (404) 727-4283

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $103 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 3 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
2,072
Rank: 17th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
5,068
Rank: 19th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.4 This Provider
Avg 3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$326K
Rank: 14th
out of 279 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$157 This Provider
Avg $103

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

Chukwuma O. Onyeagocha

Patients saw after

Individuals

BARNEY GUYTON

THOMAS MEISTER

STEPHEN AMANN

SCOT LEWEY

FREDERICK CORDER

Organizations

NORTH MISSISSIPPI MEDIC...

CATHOLIC HEALTH INITIAT...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 5 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
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, inter... +

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, intermediate complexity ×

Service Code: 88305
Performed in an office
3,761
times performed,
74% of his services

1st 2nd

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

2,060
patients got this service, 99% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$940,250an average of $250 per time performed $248,226
an average of $66 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms inc... +

Special stained specimen slides to identify organisms including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88312
Performed in an office
883
times performed,
17% of his services

2nd 6th

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

804
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$196,909an average of $223 per time performed $55,629
an average of $63 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue includi... +

Special stained specimen slides to examine tissue including interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88313
Performed in an office
341
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 12th

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

314
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$53,878an average of $158 per time performed $15,004
an average of $44 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue or cell analysis by immunologic technique

Service Code: 88342
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
1% of his services

4th 9th

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

38
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$17,000an average of $250 per time performed $5,100
an average of $75 per time performed
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for pathogenic organisms

Service Code: 87081
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.3% of his services

5th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 0.72% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$450an average of $30 per time performed $135
an average of $9 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 "Anatomic Pathology." 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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