Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

Placement of breast localization devices accessed through

The skin with mammographic guidance

Service Code: 19281, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$55,303.45

Total Times Performed (or Units)

10,114

Rank Among All Services

1,959

Includes both office and facility visits.

Services by State

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


Times Performed State
1,626 New York
924 California
635 Florida
558 New Jersey
535 Massachusetts
531 Pennsylvania
424 North Carolina
424 Michigan
367 Illinois
330 Virginia
318 Missouri
267 Texas
264 Washington
252 South Carolina
251 Ohio
238 Indiana
236 Arizona
234 Maryland
212 Connecticut
149 Georgia
118 Kentucky
110 Louisiana
109 Iowa
105 Alabama
79 Wisconsin
78 Washington, DC
77 New Hampshire
72 Delaware
57 Arkansas
50 Oregon
49 Tennessee
46 Colorado
44 South Dakota
41 Minnesota
34 Maine
33 West Virginia
32 Nebraska
31 Nevada
27 Hawaii
26 Mississippi
26 Kansas
25 Utah
17 Oklahoma
15 Montana
13 Rhode Island
13 Vermont
12 Idaho

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
STEVEN MERANDI

TAMPA, Fla. 33612

Diagnostic Radiology

0.89%

of this provider's 6,991 patients got this service
62

Performed in a facility

0.89%

of this provider's 6,991 patients got this service
1
ALBERT CHARNEY

PHOENIX, Ariz. 85027

Diagnostic Radiology

0.38%

of this provider's 13,025 patients got this service
50

Performed in a facility

0.38%

of this provider's 13,025 patients got this service
1
ELIZABETH MORRIS

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10021

Diagnostic Radiology

7%

of this provider's 657 patients got this service
48

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 657 patients got this service
1
MARY HUGHES

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10021

Body Imaging

3%

of this provider's 1,329 patients got this service
45

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,329 patients got this service
1
DONALD COHEN

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90048

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 1,785 patients got this service
44

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 1,785 patients got this service
1
MARIA FINAZZO

TAMPA, Fla. 33612

Diagnostic Radiology

0.51%

of this provider's 8,230 patients got this service
42

Performed in a facility

0.51%

of this provider's 8,230 patients got this service
1
HELENANNE DALESSANDRO

BOSTON, Mass. 02114

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 1,823 patients got this service
41

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 1,823 patients got this service
1
LAWRENCE MASON

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40207

Diagnostic Radiology

0.92%

of this provider's 4,334 patients got this service
41

Performed in a facility

0.92%

of this provider's 4,334 patients got this service
1
DANIEL SETTLE

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. 11530

Diagnostic Radiology

6%

of this provider's 632 patients got this service
41

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 632 patients got this service
1
ANDREA ABRAMSON

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10021

Diagnostic Radiology

5%

of this provider's 846 patients got this service
40

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 846 patients got this service
1
ELIZABETH SUTTON

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10065

Diagnostic Radiology

4%

of this provider's 1,012 patients got this service
39

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,012 patients got this service
1
DARIUS GILVYDIS

NAPERVILLE, Ill. 60540

Diagnostic Radiology

1%

of this provider's 2,847 patients got this service
38

Performed in a facility

1%

of this provider's 2,847 patients got this service
1
MARGO MOSKOS

CONCORD, Mass. 01742

Diagnostic Radiology

1%

of this provider's 2,565 patients got this service
37

Performed in a facility

1%

of this provider's 2,565 patients got this service
1
DONNA D'ALESSIO

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10021

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 1,153 patients got this service
37

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,153 patients got this service
1
ANJALI MALIK

FAIRFAX, Va. 22031

Diagnostic Radiology

0.58%

of this provider's 6,008 patients got this service
36

Performed in an office

0.58%

of this provider's 6,008 patients got this service
1
CAROL LEE

NEW HAVEN, Conn. 06519

Not Specified

4%

of this provider's 887 patients got this service
36

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 887 patients got this service
1
DIANA JAMES

HARTFORD, Conn. 06106

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 1,614 patients got this service
36

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 1,614 patients got this service
1
SUZANNE MCELLIGOTT

N MERRICK, N.Y. 11566

Diagnostic Radiology

5%

of this provider's 717 patients got this service
36

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 717 patients got this service
1
DELIA KEATING

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10003

Diagnostic Radiology

4%

of this provider's 883 patients got this service
35

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 883 patients got this service
1
CAROLYN BIRNBAUM

GREAT NECK, N.Y. 11021

Diagnostic Radiology

10%

of this provider's 357 patients got this service
35

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 357 patients got this service
1
VIVIAN WING

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. 94598

Diagnostic Radiology

1%

of this provider's 3,155 patients got this service
34

Performed in a facility

1%

of this provider's 3,155 patients got this service
1
CLIFF BERNSTEIN

STONY BROOK, N.Y. 11794

Diagnostic Radiology

1%

of this provider's 2,507 patients got this service
34

Performed in a facility

1%

of this provider's 2,507 patients got this service
1
LYDIA LIAO

CAMDEN, N.J. 08103

Diagnostic Radiology

5%

of this provider's 638 patients got this service
33

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 638 patients got this service
1
NADIA RAO

WEST ISLIP, N.Y. 11795

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 1,044 patients got this service
32

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 1,044 patients got this service
1.2
ZEYNEP YILMAZ-SAAB

ANN ARBOR, Mich. 48109

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 1,232 patients got this service
32

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,232 patients got this service
1
CHERYL WILLIAMS

OMAHA, Neb. 68198

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 1,797 patients got this service
32

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 1,797 patients got this service
1.1
STRAFFORD HEALTH ALLIANCE

SOMERSWORTH, N.H. 03878

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Radiology

2%

of this provider's 1,882 patients got this service
32

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 1,882 patients got this service
1
JEAN CHUNG

MORRISTOWN, N.J. 07960

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 1,264 patients got this service
32

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,264 patients got this service
1
ERIC VIHLEN

VENICE, Fla. 34285

Diagnostic Radiology

0.5%

of this provider's 6,230 patients got this service
31

Performed in a facility

0.5%

of this provider's 6,230 patients got this service
1
ELLEN BLACKMON

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. 35205

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 2,041 patients got this service
31

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 2,041 patients got this service
1

Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

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