ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Cancel

Treatment Tracker

EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit

Typically 40 minutes

Service Code: 99215

Total Paid

$876,723,713

Total Times Performed (or Units)

8,933,676

Rank Among All Services

46

Includes both office and facility visits.

Top States

Below are the top states in which this service was billed. Click a state for top providers there.


Times Performed State
991,120 California
854,769 Florida
595,770 Texas
567,812 New York
478,131 Illinois
347,709 Pennsylvania
346,707 Michigan
338,314 North Carolina
314,230 New Jersey
273,944 Maryland
262,474 Ohio
261,761 Georgia
261,651 Arizona
253,557 Massachusetts
217,414 Virginia
205,836 Alabama
165,400 Tennessee
156,121 Washington
153,419 Wisconsin
138,460 Indiana
135,667 South Carolina
131,993 Minnesota
122,830 Missouri
116,470 Colorado
103,132 Kentucky
97,898 Connecticut
91,936 Louisiana
84,709 Arkansas
71,272 Oregon
63,317 Kansas
62,996 Mississippi
57,946 Oklahoma
56,183 New Mexico
55,341 Delaware
54,079 Iowa
53,031 Nevada
46,128 Utah
38,650 New Hampshire
38,189 West Virginia
36,953 Nebraska
31,443 North Dakota
27,149 Washington, DC
26,376 Maine
24,368 South Dakota
18,749 Rhode Island
18,728 Idaho
16,983 Hawaii
16,716 Vermont
16,265 Montana
11,958 Puerto Rico
8,565 Alaska
7,376 Wyoming
4,971 Virgin Islands
614 Guam

Top Providers

Below are the top 30 providers who performed this service most often. A provider’s name may appear twice on this list if he/she performs this service in both an office setting and in a facility. Medicare reimburses differently based on place of service and breaks the data out accordingly. Sorting is limited to the top 30 overall providers.


Provider Name Times Performed (or Units) % of Patients Unique Visits Per Patient
LOUIS VANDERMOLEN

Newport Beach, Calif. 92663

Hematology/Oncology

85%

of this provider's 1,515 patients got this service
6,340

Performed in an office

85%

of this provider's 1,515 patients got this service
4.9
REFAT BARIDI

Blue Island, Ill. 60406

Hematology/Oncology

66%

of this provider's 967 patients got this service
3,579

Performed in an office

66%

of this provider's 967 patients got this service
5.6
JEFFREY MACE

Freedom, Calif. 95019

Cardiology

99%

of this provider's 340 patients got this service
3,554

Performed in an office

99%

of this provider's 340 patients got this service
10.6
USMAN QURESHI

Alice, Tex. 78332

Cardiology

62%

of this provider's 2,058 patients got this service
3,145

Performed in an office

62%

of this provider's 2,058 patients got this service
2.5
JAY SCHAPIRA

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90048

Cardiology

87%

of this provider's 810 patients got this service
2,834

Performed in an office

87%

of this provider's 810 patients got this service
4
SYED ALAM

Bakersfield, Calif. 93308

Pulmonary Disease

56%

of this provider's 1,410 patients got this service
2,643

Performed in an office

56%

of this provider's 1,410 patients got this service
3.3
PAUL LEE

Garden Grove, Calif. 92844

Ophthalmology

72%

of this provider's 1,468 patients got this service
2,609

Performed in an office

72%

of this provider's 1,468 patients got this service
2.5
FRANK PATINO

Livonia, Mich. 48154

Internal Medicine

93%

of this provider's 313 patients got this service
2,597

Performed in an office

93%

of this provider's 313 patients got this service
8.9
FARID FATA

Rochester Hills, Mich. 48309

Hematology/Oncology

49%

of this provider's 1,341 patients got this service
2,470

Performed in an office

49%

of this provider's 1,341 patients got this service
3.7
RAVI PATEL

Bakersfield, Calif. 93309

Hematology/Oncology

31%

of this provider's 1,139 patients got this service
2,408

Performed in an office

31%

of this provider's 1,139 patients got this service
6.9
GOPAL RAO

Stockbridge, Ga. 30281

Cardiology

40%

of this provider's 2,227 patients got this service
2,402

Performed in an office

40%

of this provider's 2,227 patients got this service
2.7
JOHN IM

The Villages, Fla. 32162

Emergency Medicine

60%

of this provider's 2,206 patients got this service
2,376

Performed in an office

60%

of this provider's 2,206 patients got this service
1.8
DEVARAJAN IYENGAR

Bayonne, N.J. 07002

Hematology

82%

of this provider's 388 patients got this service
2,325

Performed in an office

82%

of this provider's 388 patients got this service
7.3
SAMMY BECDACH

Decatur, Ala. 35601

Hematology/Oncology

61%

of this provider's 766 patients got this service
2,245

Performed in an office

61%

of this provider's 766 patients got this service
4.8
MATTHEW KARPENKO

Myrtle Beach, S.C. 29572

Hematology/Oncology

43%

of this provider's 1,246 patients got this service
2,232

Performed in an office

43%

of this provider's 1,246 patients got this service
4.1
GREGORY NEAVILLE

Batesville, Ark. 72501

Internal Medicine

36%

of this provider's 1,935 patients got this service
2,220

Performed in an office

36%

of this provider's 1,935 patients got this service
3.2
DANIEL VALACH

Mountain Home, Ark. 72653

Nephrology

70%

of this provider's 742 patients got this service
2,219

Performed in an office

70%

of this provider's 742 patients got this service
4.2
KAVEH FARHOOMAND

Oceanside, Calif. 92056

Internal Medicine

96%

of this provider's 301 patients got this service
2,134

Performed in an office

96%

of this provider's 301 patients got this service
7.4
DAVID SIEGEL

Hackensack, N.J. 07601

Hematology/Oncology

79%

of this provider's 557 patients got this service
2,091

Performed in an office

79%

of this provider's 557 patients got this service
4.7
ENRIQUE MARANA

Farmville, N.C. 27828

Internal Medicine

88%

of this provider's 600 patients got this service
2,089

Performed in an office

88%

of this provider's 600 patients got this service
4
ROBERDEAU SIMMONS

Fort Myers, Fla. 33919

Internal Medicine

83%

of this provider's 777 patients got this service
2,085

Performed in an office

83%

of this provider's 777 patients got this service
3.2
ROBERT WILLIAMS

Beverly Hills, Calif. 90212

Medical Oncology

92%

of this provider's 307 patients got this service
2,055

Performed in an office

92%

of this provider's 307 patients got this service
7.3
PETER STICKNEY

Rutland, Vt. 05701

Internal Medicine

78%

of this provider's 599 patients got this service
2,042

Performed in an office

78%

of this provider's 599 patients got this service
4.4
JAMES HALL

Union City, Tenn. 38261

Cardiology

72%

of this provider's 1,010 patients got this service
2,038

Performed in an office

72%

of this provider's 1,010 patients got this service
2.8
PARDEEP KUMARI

Pensacola, Fla. 32514

Infectious Disease

70%

of this provider's 572 patients got this service
2,026

Performed in an office

70%

of this provider's 572 patients got this service
5
GEORGE MATHEW

Leesburg, Fla. 34748

Cardiology

42%

of this provider's 1,057 patients got this service
1,997

Performed in an office

42%

of this provider's 1,057 patients got this service
4.5
JOHN SMITH

Riverdale, Ga. 30274

Cardiology

43%

of this provider's 1,853 patients got this service
1,993

Performed in an office

43%

of this provider's 1,853 patients got this service
2.5
LINDSEY WHITE

Elizabeth City, N.C. 27909

Cardiology

21%

of this provider's 6,071 patients got this service
1,970

Performed in an office

21%

of this provider's 6,071 patients got this service
1.5
ALAN CARTMELL

Bakersfield, Calif. 93309

Hematology/Oncology

83%

of this provider's 507 patients got this service
1,956

Performed in an office

83%

of this provider's 507 patients got this service
4.7
IJAZ MAHMOOD

Elizabethtown, Ky. 42701

Hematology/Oncology

65%

of this provider's 665 patients got this service
1,949

Performed in an office

65%

of this provider's 665 patients got this service
4.5

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.