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Gregory Orth, MD

Dr. Orth is a radiologist in the Lawrence area. He is affiliated with Lawrence Memorial Hospital and University of Kansas Hospital.
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Same-day biopsy rate

Dr. Orth’s same-day biopsy rate is similar to the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
12%
same-day biopsy rate

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of same-day biopsy following mammogram, because early diagnosis of conditions detected by biopsy is important for effective treatment.

Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

When a breast tissue biopsy is indicated following a suspicious finding on mammogram, our data indicates that about a third of all biopsies occur on the same day. As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of same-day biopsy following mammogram, because early diagnosis of conditions detected by biopsy is important for effective treatment.

To help you understand how Dr. Orth’s rate of same-day biopsy for mammogram compares to a typical doctor who performs mammograms:

  1. We first measure the actual same-day biopsy rate for Dr. Orth’s patients whose mammograms included a suspicious finding that merited a biopsy.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform mammograms, using a data-driven model to predict the rate of same-day biopsy for patients like Dr. Orth’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Orth’s rate of same-day biopsy is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

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Locations

Dr. Orth sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

1112 W 6th St
Lawrence, KS 66044
947 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Missouri at Kansas City Program
    RESIDENCY
  • University of Kansas School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1991

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Orth is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Lawrence Memorial Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • University of Kansas Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)

Insurance accepted

Always check coverage with your doctor’s office.

  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart
  • Medicare
  • United Healthcare