Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injection of carpal tunnel

Service Code: 20526, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$71,490.17

Total Times Performed (or Units)

38,706

Rank Among All Services

1,289

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
3,102 Florida
2,962 Michigan
2,623 Texas
2,271 California
2,171 New York
2,000 North Carolina
1,942 New Jersey
1,871 Kentucky
1,762 Massachusetts
1,691 Virginia
1,483 Pennsylvania
1,338 Illinois
1,040 Louisiana
983 Indiana
936 Tennessee
918 South Carolina
810 Ohio
704 Maryland
669 Georgia
636 Arizona
600 Alabama
590 Mississippi
528 Connecticut
480 Iowa
421 Oklahoma
363 Missouri
340 Rhode Island
330 Nevada
248 Colorado
235 Washington
222 New Hampshire
210 Arkansas
206 West Virginia
192 Minnesota
177 Nebraska
163 South Dakota
159 Vermont
146 Kansas
141 Montana
140 Wisconsin
131 Idaho
129 Hawaii
126 North Dakota
120 Utah
92 Oregon
90 Delaware
72 New Mexico
28 Washington, DC
28 Maine

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
MOHAMED TARAKJI

FLINT, Mich. 48532

Neurology

34%

of this provider's 1,132 patients got this service
850

Performed in an office

34%

of this provider's 1,132 patients got this service
2.2
AMOUAZ SBEI

FLINT, Mich. 48532

Neurology

13%

of this provider's 1,500 patients got this service
338

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 1,500 patients got this service
1.7
HUGH FREDERICK

DALLAS, Tex. 75231

Specialist

25%

of this provider's 808 patients got this service
268

Performed in an office

25%

of this provider's 808 patients got this service
1.4
MARVIN KOHN

LAKE WORTH, Fla. 33461

Hand Surgery

12%

of this provider's 1,086 patients got this service
206

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 1,086 patients got this service
1.5
GEORGE WHITE

ORLANDO, Fla. 32801

Surgery of the Hand

9%

of this provider's 2,081 patients got this service
205

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 2,081 patients got this service
1.1
TSU TSAI

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40202

Hand Surgery

31%

of this provider's 490 patients got this service
202

Performed in an office

31%

of this provider's 490 patients got this service
1.3
HARVINDER BIRK

REDDING, Calif. 96001

Specialist

8%

of this provider's 1,396 patients got this service
201

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,396 patients got this service
1.8
BRANDON LUSKIN

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. 33435

Hand Surgery

9%

of this provider's 1,697 patients got this service
200

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,697 patients got this service
1.3
MARK BRENNER

PINEHURST, N.C. 28374

Orthopaedic Surgery

11%

of this provider's 1,449 patients got this service
186

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 1,449 patients got this service
1.2
THOMAS WOLFF

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40202

Hand Surgery

21%

of this provider's 616 patients got this service
182

Performed in an office

21%

of this provider's 616 patients got this service
1.4
AREMMIA TANIOUS

LAUREL, Miss. 39440

Neurology

5%

of this provider's 2,229 patients got this service
174

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 2,229 patients got this service
1.6
ROBERT MOORE

FLORENCE, S.C. 29505

Hand Surgery

19%

of this provider's 809 patients got this service
172

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 809 patients got this service
1.1
JOHN BEDNAR

CHERRY HILL, N.J. 08003

Not Specified

25%

of this provider's 518 patients got this service
172

Performed in an office

25%

of this provider's 518 patients got this service
1.3
HUEY TIEN

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40202

Surgery of the Hand

16%

of this provider's 628 patients got this service
162

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 628 patients got this service
1.6
JONATHAN LIU

VISALIA, Calif. 93291

Surgery

19%

of this provider's 515 patients got this service
162

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 515 patients got this service
1.7
LUIS SCHEKER

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40202

Surgery of the Hand

19%

of this provider's 653 patients got this service
161

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 653 patients got this service
1.3
MARGARET NAPOLITANO

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40202

Surgery of the Hand

20%

of this provider's 477 patients got this service
158

Performed in an office

20%

of this provider's 477 patients got this service
1.6
BAKULKUMAR PATEL

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. 48312

Neurology

21%

of this provider's 259 patients got this service
157

Performed in an office

21%

of this provider's 259 patients got this service
2.9
SEYMOUR EDELSTEIN

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11229

Hand Surgery

18%

of this provider's 631 patients got this service
157

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 631 patients got this service
1.4
ROBERT LEAK

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. 29579

Hand Surgery

12%

of this provider's 911 patients got this service
147

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 911 patients got this service
1.3
GARRY POLLOCK

LUBBOCK, Tex. 79416

Hand Surgery

37%

of this provider's 260 patients got this service
145

Performed in an office

37%

of this provider's 260 patients got this service
1.5
LEON BENSON

GLENVIEW, Ill. 60025

Hand Surgery

10%

of this provider's 1,087 patients got this service
140

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,087 patients got this service
1.3
DONALD GERVAIS

GRAY, La. 70359

Neurology

7%

of this provider's 1,223 patients got this service
139

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,223 patients got this service
1.7
ROBERTO ACOSTA

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. 33407

Specialist

9%

of this provider's 1,239 patients got this service
139

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,239 patients got this service
1.2
THOMAS MCGUNIGAL

NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. 02896

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

33%

of this provider's 238 patients got this service
127

Performed in an office

33%

of this provider's 238 patients got this service
1.6
STEVEN ALTER

NORTH CHELMSFORD, Mass. 01863

Hand Surgery

13%

of this provider's 749 patients got this service
124

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 749 patients got this service
1.3
SURYA RAGUTHU

BROWNSVILLE, Tex. 78526

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

10%

of this provider's 521 patients got this service
123

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 521 patients got this service
2.5
GLEN SEIDMAN

HINGHAM, Mass. 02043

Hand Surgery

14%

of this provider's 704 patients got this service
122

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 704 patients got this service
1.3
LEO OTTONI

WYANDOTTE, Mich. 48192

Hand Surgery

16%

of this provider's 514 patients got this service
122

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 514 patients got this service
1.5
SUNIL THIRKANNAD

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40202

Hand Surgery

18%

of this provider's 510 patients got this service
121

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 510 patients got this service
1.3

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 2015 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.

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