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Treatment Tracker » Alabama

Alabama

Top Specialties

Providers are grouped by the specialty assigned to them by Medicare. This specialty may differ from their self-reported specialty linked to their National Provider Identifier, and doesn’t necessarily mean the person has special training or certification. Services shown are for Medicare Part B only.


Providers Specialty
1,146 Family Practice
1,139 Internal Medicine
1,061 CRNA
710 Nurse Practitioner
581 Mass Immunization Roster Biller
497 Emergency Medicine
452 Optometry
446 Chiropractic
438 Obstetrics/Gynecology
430 Physical Therapist
394 Anesthesiology
384 Diagnostic Radiology
326 Orthopedic Surgery
320 General Surgery
289 Physician Assistant
286 Cardiology
237 Psychiatry
213 Ophthalmology
173 Neurology
164 Gastroenterology
162 Otolaryngology
140 Urology
137 Pulmonary Disease
137 Ambulance Service Supplier
136 Dermatology
134 Pathology
125 Clinical Psychologist
124 Podiatry
105 Nephrology
92 General Practice
89 Licensed Clinical Social Worker
78 Hematology/Oncology
75 Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
69 Neurosurgery
62 Rheumatology
62 Independent Diagnostic Testing Facility
60 Audiologist (billing independently)
59 Occupational therapist
57 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
56 Clinical Laboratory
53 Endocrinology
52 Radiation Oncology
48 Infectious Disease
41 Vascular Surgery
38 Medical Oncology
35 Ambulatory Surgical Center
30 Allergy/Immunology
30 Cardiac Surgery
26 Pediatric Medicine
25 Maxillofacial Surgery
24 Oral Surgery (dentists only)
21 Interventional Pain Management
21 Anesthesiologist Assistants
20 Geriatric Medicine
15 Thoracic Surgery
14 Pain Management
13 Multispecialty Clinic/Group Practice
12 Colorectal Surgery (formerly proctology)
12 Gynecological/Oncology
10 All Other Suppliers
9 Interventional Radiology
9 Hand Surgery
7 Cardiac Electrophysiology
5 Surgical Oncology
5 Registered Dietician/Nutrition Professional
5 Nuclear Medicine
4 Portable X-ray
4 Preventive Medicine
3 Public Health Welfare Agency
3 Sports Medicine
3 Critical Care (Intensivists)
3 Hematology
2 Addiction Medicine
2 Psychologist (billing independently)
2 Certified Nurse Midwife
2 Speech Language Pathologist
2 Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
1 Unknown Physician Specialty Code

Top Services (or Units)

These are the top 35 services (or units, i.e. drug infusions, ambulance miles) performed by providers in this state. Some services can be billed multiple times per patient on the same day and are not necessarily a count of visits.



Service Times Performed Medicare Payments
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES
Ground mileage, per statute mile
Service Code: A0425
3,801,674 $24.5M
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT
Established patient office or other outpatient ...
Service Code: 99213
1,849,264 $81.3M
TEMPORARY CODES
Low osmolar contrast material, 300-399 mg/ml io...
Service Code: Q9967
1,691,022 $0
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT
Established patient office or other outpatient,...
Service Code: 99214
1,687,116 $111M
DRUGS
Injection, darbepoetin alfa, 1 microgram (non-e...
Service Code: J0881
1,627,045 $4.81M
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM
Insertion of needle into vein for collection of...
Service Code: 36415
1,327,838 $3.98M
TEMPORARY CODES
Injection, ferumoxytol, for treatment of iron d...
Service Code: Q0138
1,193,911 $911K
DRUGS
Injection, levoleucovorin calcium, 0.5 mg
Service Code: J0641
988,233 $988K
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY
Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blo...
Service Code: 85025
987,685 $10.9M
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY
Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals
Service Code: 80053
963,129 $11.2M
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT
Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 2...
Service Code: 99232
931,987 $48.6M
DRUGS
Injection, fosaprepitant (emend), 1 mg
Service Code: J1453
879,149 $879K
DRUGS
Injection, dexamethasone sodium phosphate, 1mg
Service Code: J1100
802,383 $0
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY
Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)
Service Code: 80061
659,030 $9.8M
MEDICINE
Therapeutic exercise to develop strength, endur...
Service Code: 97110
571,762 $11.9M
DRUGS
Injection, denosumab (prolia, xgeva), 1 mg
Service Code: J0897
545,926 $6.05M
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY
Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)
Service Code: 84443
522,433 $12.5M
MEDICINE
Injection beneath the skin or into muscle for t...
Service Code: 96372
510,247 $7.83M
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES
Rotary wing air mileage, per statute mile
Service Code: A0436
469,087 $11.7M
RADIOLOGY
X-ray of chest, 1 view, front
Service Code: 71010
431,926 $2.88M
DRUGS
Injection, tocilizumab (actemra), 1 mg
Service Code: J3262
403,327 $1.21M
MEDICINE
Routine electrocardiogram (ekg) using at least ...
Service Code: 93010
395,110 $2.37M
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY
Hemoglobin a1c level
Service Code: 83036
384,579 $5.33M
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY
Blood test, clotting time
Service Code: 85610
375,579 $2.21M
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY
Travel allowance one way in connection with med...
Service Code: P9603
374,920 $375K
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS
Destruction of 2-14 skin growths
Service Code: 17003
359,210 $1.77M
DRUGS
Injection, onabotulinumtoxina (botox), 1 unit
Service Code: J0585
357,877 $1.43M
DRUGS
Injection, natalizumab (tysabri), 1 mg
Service Code: J2323
355,200 $3.2M
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT
Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 3...
Service Code: 99233
354,159 $26.4M
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT
Subsequent hospital inpatient care, typically 1...
Service Code: 99231
339,695 $9.65M
DRUGS
Injection, heparin sodium, (heparin lock flush)...
Service Code: J1642
337,504 $0
RADIOLOGY
X-ray of chest, 2 views, front and side
Service Code: 71020
336,371 $4M
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY
Pathology examination of tissue using a microsc...
Service Code: 88305
330,772 $17.5M
DRUGS
Injection, ceftriaxone sodium, per 250 mg
Service Code: J0696
327,089 $309K
DRUGS
Injection, epoetin alfa, (for non-end-stage ren...
Service Code: J0885
323,585 $2.57M

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.