KAREEM HAMDY Review - (GENERAL SURGERY)

Get our detailed analysis and review of CMS data for KAREEM HAMDY.

Data is as of March 07, 2024.

  The Most Important Data about KAREEM HAMDY

In the briefest summary, KAREEM HAMDY is a specialist in GENERAL SURGERY. Other specialties include COLORECTAL SURGERY (PROCTOLOGY). KAREEM HAMDY attended OTHER, graduating in 1994. He maintains 1 office locations. He is a part of 1 medical group. He is affiliated with 1 medical organization (including hospitals, hospices, and skilled nursing facilities).

National Provider Number (NPI):

1205852803

   What is this page all about?

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ("CMS") compiles and distributes more than 17 tables of data on medical professionals on a sporadic basis. Some of the tables contain more than a million records which makes it very difficult to manage them. There is a lot of information to pour through when trying to understand KAREEM HAMDY. Luckily, we are here to help! We’ve put together this page to help you to get a better idea of what the KAREEM HAMDY does, their affiliations and much more. (If you want to jump to a specific section of the review, here are the section headers: Specialities, Ratings, Office Locations, Affiliations, and Other Doctors.

   Specialties and Sub-Specialties:

KAREEM HAMDY is a specialist in GENERAL SURGERY. Other specialties include COLORECTAL SURGERY (PROCTOLOGY).

GENERAL SURGERY: Most surgeons begin their training as general surgeons, then can sub-specialize or stay general surgeons. General surgeons perform gall bladder removals, hernia repairs, and some breast and skin surgery. (more information)

COLORECTAL SURGERY (PROCTOLOGY): These surgeons operate on hemorrhoids and remove tumors from colon cancer. Proctologist is the old and somewhat out-of-date term for a colorectal surgeon. (more information)

   Reviews and Ratings

MIPS Scores for KAREEM HAMDY

MIPS is an acronym for Merit-Based Incentive Payment System. Authorized by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reaouthorization Act of 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ("CMS") developed MIPS to reward clinicians for the value of care they provide rather than the volume of care, quality over quantity. The MIPS final score determines a provider's Medicare Part B payment adjustments. MIPS also created a means for consumers to rank providers.

MIPS scores are calculated using four performance categories, quality, cost, improvement activities, and promotion of interoperability. Higher scores are better. The highest final MIPS score is 100.

Final MIPS Score 45
Final MIPS Score without CPB 45
PI Category Score
IA Category Score
Quality Category Score

Measures and Activities

These are important measures that CMS tracks for each doctor. Not all doctors or medical professionals have data.

Colorectal Cancer Screening
Closing the Referral Loop: Receipt of Specialist Report
Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up Plan
Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk
Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record
Use of High-Risk Medications in the Elderly
Chronic Care and Preventative Care Management for Empaneled Patients Yes
Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) Poor Control (>9%) 83%
Engagement of patients through implementation of improvements in patient portal Yes
Implementation of medication management practice improvements Yes
Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 13%
Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 12%
Tobacco use Yes
Use of High-Risk Medications in the Elderly 0%
Use of decision support and standardized treatment protocols Yes

   Office Locations and Phone Numbers for KAREEM HAMDY

The NursingHomeDatabase database has 1 office location for KAREEM HAMDY.

320 HOSPITAL DR
MARTINSVILLE, VA 24112
276-666-7394

   Group and Medical Organization Affiliations for KAREEM HAMDY

Doctors Groups:

MARTINSVILLE PHYSICIAN PRACTICES LLC

Medical Organizations:

Hospital: SOVAH HEALTH DANVILLE

   Other Doctors in the Area Specializing in GENERAL SURGERY that are similar to KAREEM HAMDY

Sometimes the doctor you see isn't a good fit or you want to get a second opinions. This is a list of nearby doctors with the same specialization as KAREEM HAMDY.