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This Provider: At A Glance

We aren’t showing our typical comparisons because this provider had an address in a different state in 2013.

Number of
Patients
665
Services
Performed
1,832
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$52.1K
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$78

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 patients within 30 days before or after this provider in 2014.

Individuals

HALVOR PARRIS

JOHN NEWTON

IRA KNEPP

MARK COHEN

GORDON TWEDT

Organizations

PHOEBE PUTNEY MEMORIAL ...

DOUGHERTY COUNTY COMMIS...

Patients saw before

Charles E. Hawkins M.D.

Patients saw after

Individuals

THOMAS UNGARINO

JAMES PALAZZOLO

MICHAEL AQUADRO

CLIFFORD CHURCH

LORENZO CARSON

Organizations

PHOEBE PUTNEY MEMORIAL ...

PHOEBE PUTNEY MEMORIAL ...

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 21 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
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 a facility
1,232
times performed,
67% of his services

1st Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

540
patients got this service, 81% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$289,520an average of $235 per time performed $34,089
an average of $28 per time performed
medical
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 a facility
165
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

157
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$14,850an average of $90 per time performed $3,434
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately low complexity ×

Service Code: 88304
Performed in a facility
72
times performed,
4% of his services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

60
patients got this service, 9% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,800an average of $150 per time performed $560
an average of $8 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cell examination of specimen

Service Code: 88112
Performed in a facility
70
times performed,
4% of his services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

46
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,950an average of $185 per time performed $1,422
an average of $20 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, moderately high complexity ×

Service Code: 88307
Performed in a facility
50
times performed,
3% of his services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

37
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$17,750an average of $355 per time performed $3,130
an average of $63 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue during surgery

Service Code: 88331
Performed in a facility
46
times performed,
3% of his services

6th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

31
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,810an average of $235 per time performed $2,140
an average of $47 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any cal... +

Preparation of tissue for examination by removing any calcium present ×

Service Code: 88311
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
2% of his services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

27
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,885an average of $65 per time performed $267
an average of $9 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microscopic genetic analysis of tumor

Service Code: 88360
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
2% of his services

8th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,205an average of $145 per time performed $1,154
an average of $40 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation an... +

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate with interpretation and report ×

Service Code: 88173
Performed in a facility
26
times performed,
1% of his services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

22
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$5,460an average of $210 per time performed $1,387
an average of $53 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope

Service Code: 88302
Performed in a facility
24
times performed,
1% of his services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

21
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,400an average of $100 per time performed $130
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

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

Pathology examination of tissue using a microscope, high complexity ×

Service Code: 88309
Performed in a facility
20
times performed,
1% of his services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

20
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$10,900an average of $545 per time performed $2,260
an average of $113 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Evaluation of fine needle aspirate

Service Code: 88172
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.87% of his services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

16
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$3,760an average of $235 per time performed $439
an average of $27 per time performed

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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