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SANGWOOK YOON MD/PHD

59 EXECUTIVE PARK SOUTH NE STE 3000 , ATLANTA, GA, 30329 | (404) 778-7155

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $575 per patient in 2014.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
359
Rank: 30th
out of 42 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
1,534
Rank: 30th
out of 42 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.3 This Provider
Avg 4.6
Total Paid
by Medicare
$372K
Rank: 7th
out of 42 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,037 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $575

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.

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 within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Patients saw before

SANGWOOK YOON MD/PHD

Patients saw after

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 71 different services in 2014

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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
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of lower and sacral spine, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72100
Performed in an office
267
times performed,
17% of his services

1st 3rd

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

165
patients got this service, 46% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$30,291an average of $113 per time performed $7,428
an average of $28 per time performed
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
173
times performed,
11% of his services

2nd 1st

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

135
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$35,033an average of $203 per time performed $8,801
an average of $51 per time performed
medical
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
139
times performed,
9% of his services

3rd 5th

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

139
patients got this service, 39% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$63,946an average of $460 per time performed $17,885
an average of $129 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
126
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 2nd

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

105
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$37,763an average of $300 per time performed $10,096
an average of $80 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Fusion of spine bones, posterior or posterolateral approach +

Fusion of spine bones, posterior or posterolateral approach ×

Service Code: 22614
Performed in a facility
105
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 19th

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

26
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$144,150an average of $1,373 per time performed $33,017
an average of $314 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of spine of neck, 2 or 3 views

Service Code: 72040
Performed in an office
86
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 6th

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

47
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$9,901an average of $115 per time performed $2,386
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Insertion of spinal instrumentation for spinal stabilization +

Insertion of spinal instrumentation for spinal stabilization ×

Service Code: 22851
Performed in a facility
80
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 13th

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

54
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$125,715an average of $1,571 per time performed $26,111
an average of $326 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Partial removal of spine bone with release of spinal cord... +

Partial removal of spine bone with release of spinal cord and/or nerves ×

Service Code: 63048
Performed in a facility
71
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 17th

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

37
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$57,612an average of $811 per time performed $12,079
an average of $170 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

X-ray of entire spine

Service Code: 72010
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
4% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

42
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$16,802an average of $247 per time performed $4,007
an average of $59 per time performed
medical
NERVOUS SYSTEM

Partial removal of middle spine bone with release of spin... +

Partial removal of middle spine bone with release of spinal cord and/or nerves ×

Service Code: 63047
Performed in a facility
46
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 18th

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

46
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$193,444an average of $4,205 per time performed $25,396
an average of $552 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Fusion of spine bones with removal of disc, anterior appr... +

Fusion of spine bones with removal of disc, anterior approach ×

Service Code: 22585
Performed in a facility
30
times performed,
2% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

17
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$35,246an average of $1,175 per time performed $8,071
an average of $269 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Fusion of lower spine bones with removal of disc, posteri... +

Fusion of lower spine bones with removal of disc, posterior or posterolateral approach ×

Service Code: 22633
Performed in a facility
27
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 32nd

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

27
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$180,333an average of $6,679 per time performed $39,128
an average of $1,449 per time performed
medical
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
26
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 15th

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

25
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,118an average of $120 per time performed $484
an average of $19 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Fusion of spine bones with removal of disc at lower spina... +

Fusion of spine bones with removal of disc at lower spinal column, anterior approach ×

Service Code: 22558
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
2% of his services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

25
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$135,662an average of $5,426 per time performed $22,831
an average of $913 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Insertion of posterior spinal instrumentation for spinal ... +

Insertion of posterior spinal instrumentation for spinal stabilization, 3 to 6 vertebral segments ×

Service Code: 22842
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 31st

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

25
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$73,636an average of $2,945 per time performed $15,051
an average of $602 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Fusion of lower spine bones, posterior or posterolateral ... +

Fusion of lower spine bones, posterior or posterolateral approach ×

Service Code: 22612
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 30th

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$112,171an average of $5,609 per time performed $25,582
an average of $1,279 per time performed
medical
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
19
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 8th

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

19
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,636an average of $297 per time performed $1,219
an average of $64 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Insertion of posterior spinal instrumentation at base of ... +

Insertion of posterior spinal instrumentation at base of neck for stabilization, 1 interspace ×

Service Code: 22840
Performed in a facility
17
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 34th

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)
$49,836an average of $2,932 per time performed $10,424
an average of $613 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Fusion of lower spine bones with removal of disc, posteri... +

Fusion of lower spine bones with removal of disc, posterior or posterolateral approach ×

Service Code: 22634
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.98% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

12
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$26,938an average of $1,796 per time performed $5,791
an average of $386 per time performed
medical
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Insertion of posterior spinal instrumentation for spinal ... +

Insertion of posterior spinal instrumentation for spinal stabilization, 7 to 12 vertebral segments ×

Service Code: 22843
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.98% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$46,863an average of $3,124 per time performed $9,798
an average of $653 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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Sangwook Tim Yoon
Average for Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine Providers in Georgia

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 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.

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