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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $272 per patient in 2012.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
977
Rank: 117th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,979
Rank: 131st
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
5.1 This Provider
Avg 5.2
Total Paid
by Medicare
$126K
Rank: 209th
out of 344 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$129 This Provider
Avg $272

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 E. Taylor
Average for Dermatology 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 E. Taylor

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 11 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
2,303
times performed,
46% of his services

1st 1st

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

402
patients got this service, 41% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$55,272an average of $24 per time performed $11,515
an average of $5 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
1,039
times performed,
21% of his services

2nd 4th

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

730
patients got this service, 75% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$64,418an average of $62 per time performed $29,092
an average of $28 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
868
times performed,
17% of his services

3rd 3rd

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

555
patients got this service, 57% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$84,196an average of $97 per time performed $40,796
an average of $47 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
338
times performed,
7% of his services

4th 5th

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

292
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$45,630an average of $135 per time performed $23,660
an average of $70 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
239
times performed,
5% of his services

5th 2nd

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

188
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$20,554an average of $86 per time performed $10,994
an average of $46 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
51
times performed,
1% of his services

6th 9th

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

45
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$3,825an average of $75 per time performed $1,224
an average of $24 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
49
times performed,
0.98% of his services

7th 57th

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

49
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,666an average of $34 per time performed $686
an average of $14 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.72% of his services

8th 12th

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

26
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$11,592an average of $322 per time performed $4,392
an average of $122 per time performed
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 1... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99201
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.48% of his services

9th 26th

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

24
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,560an average of $65 per time performed $504
an average of $21 per time performed
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of t... +

Removal of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11601
Performed in an office
18
times performed,
0.36% of his services

10th 116th

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

18
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,680an average of $260 per time performed $2,448
an average of $136 per time performed
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
14
times performed,
0.28% of his services

11th 10th

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)
$1,470an average of $105 per time performed $728
an average of $52 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 "Dermatology." 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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