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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 10 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
847
Rank: 35th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
21,548
Rank: 12th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
25.4 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 9.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$463K
Rank: 9th
out of 363 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$547 This Provider is in the top 10%
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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Edward G. Hill
Average for Neurology 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

Edward G. Hill

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 33 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
DRUGS

Injection, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit

Service Code: J0585
Performed in an office
14,840
times performed,
69% of his services

1st 1st

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

32
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$133,560an average of $9 per time performed $59,360
an average of $4 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
1,026
times performed,
5% of his services

2nd 4th

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

589
patients got this service, 70% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$112,860an average of $110 per time performed $49,248
an average of $48 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
926
times performed,
4% of his services

3rd 6th

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

220
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$169,458an average of $183 per time performed $49,078
an average of $53 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
822
times performed,
4% of his services

4th 5th

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

262
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$87,132an average of $106 per time performed $33,702
an average of $41 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
721
times performed,
3% of his services

5th 3rd

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

438
patients got this service, 52% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$136,990an average of $190 per time performed $51,912
an average of $72 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
549
times performed,
3% of his services

6th 12th

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

259
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$68,625an average of $125 per time performed $35,136
an average of $64 per time performed
DRUGS

Injection, methylprednisolone acetate, 40 mg

Service Code: J1030
Performed in an office
507
times performed,
2% of his services

7th 33rd

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

125
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$15,210an average of $30 per time performed $1,521
an average of $3 per time performed
MEDICINE

Needle measurement and recording of nerve motor (movement... +

Needle measurement and recording of nerve motor (movement) function ×

Service Code: 95900
Performed in an office
282
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 10th

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

49
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$33,840an average of $120 per time performed $12,972
an average of $46 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, greater occipital nerve

Service Code: 64405
Performed in an office
240
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 47th

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

75
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$64,080an average of $267 per time performed $12,000
an average of $50 per time performed
MEDICINE

Measurement and recording of nerve conduction patterns of... +

Measurement and recording of nerve conduction patterns of lower leg muscles ×

Service Code: 95934
Performed in an office
222
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 38th

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

211
patients got this service, 25% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$45,510an average of $205 per time performed $15,096
an average of $68 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
171
times performed,
0.79% of his services

11th 9th

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

171
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$44,460an average of $260 per time performed $19,152
an average of $112 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64493
Performed in an office
154
times performed,
0.71% of his services

12th Alert

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

56
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
2.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$87,780an average of $570 per time performed $20,174
an average of $131 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
140
times performed,
0.65% of his services

13th 35th

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

118
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$11,900an average of $85 per time performed $4,340
an average of $31 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on ... +

Ultrasound scanning of blood flow (outside the brain) on both sides of head and neck ×

Service Code: 93880
Performed in an office
112
times performed,
0.52% of his services

14th 71st

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

92
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$70,560an average of $630 per time performed $14,224
an average of $127 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using ima... +

Injections of lower or sacral spine facet joint using imaging guidance ×

Service Code: 64494
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
0.37% of his services

15th Alert

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

36
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,600an average of $220 per time performed $7,680
an average of $96 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of chemical for destruction of neck muscles

Service Code: 64613
Performed in an office
75
times performed,
0.35% of his services

16th 61st

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$34,125an average of $455 per time performed $6,150
an average of $82 per time performed
MEDICINE

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

Needle measurement and recording of electrical activity of muscles for guidance with injection of chemical for destruction of muscles ×

Service Code: 95874
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
0.32% of his services

17th 75th

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

31
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.5)
$7,245an average of $105 per time performed $3,243
an average of $47 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
64
times performed,
0.3% of his services

18th 54th

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
4.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3)
$3,072an average of $48 per time performed $1,152
an average of $18 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
62
times performed,
0.29% of his services

19th 7th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$9,362an average of $151 per time performed $3,348
an average of $54 per time performed
MEDICINE

Digital analysis of electrical brain wave activity (eeg) +

Digital analysis of electrical brain wave activity (eeg) ×

Service Code: 95957
Performed in an office
60
times performed,
0.28% of his services

20th 55th

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

56
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$24,360an average of $406 per time performed $16,980
an average of $283 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
56
times performed,
0.26% of his services

21st 48th

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

56
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,360an average of $185 per time performed $4,032
an average of $72 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
55
times performed,
0.26% of his services

22nd 66th

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

19
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
2.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.4)
$23,595an average of $429 per time performed $6,820
an average of $124 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 1 or 2 muscles

Service Code: 20552
Performed in an office
49
times performed,
0.23% of his services

23rd 72nd

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

37
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$7,252an average of $148 per time performed $1,862
an average of $38 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
48
times performed,
0.22% of his services

24th 106th

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

42
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$2,400an average of $50 per time performed $720
an average of $15 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
43
times performed,
0.2% of his services

25th 43rd

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

43
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,749an average of $343 per time performed $10,277
an average of $239 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of carpal tunnel

Service Code: 20526
Performed in an office
35
times performed,
0.16% of his services

26th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,370an average of $182 per time performed $1,610
an average of $46 per time performed
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, facial nerve

Service Code: 64402
Performed in an office
31
times performed,
0.14% of his services

27th Alert

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

15
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$9,300an average of $300 per time performed $2,201
an average of $71 per time performed
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 3 or more muscles

Service Code: 20553
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.12% of his services

28th 100th

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$4,992an average of $192 per time performed $1,066
an average of $41 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
25
times performed,
0.12% of his services

29th 19th

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

25
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$8,250an average of $330 per time performed $3,575
an average of $143 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
21
times performed,
0.1% of his services

30th 16th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,665an average of $365 per time performed $3,171
an average of $151 per time performed
MEDICINE

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

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

Service Code: 95819
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.06% of his services

31st 63rd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,576an average of $352 per time performed $3,666
an average of $282 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound scanning of head and neck vessel blood flow (i... +

Ultrasound scanning of head and neck vessel blood flow (inside the brain) ×

Service Code: 93886
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

32nd 135th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,312an average of $526 per time performed $1,788
an average of $149 per time performed
MEDICINE

Ultrasound limited scanning of head and neck blood flow (... +

Ultrasound limited scanning of head and neck blood flow (inside the brain) ×

Service Code: 93888
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.06% of his services

33rd Alert

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$6,000an average of $500 per time performed $852
an average of $71 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 "Specialist." 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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