Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon sheath, ligament, or muscle

Membrane

Service Code: 20550, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$466,662.61

Total Times Performed (or Units)

644,184

Rank Among All Services

364

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
82,310 Florida
67,685 California
40,998 New York
39,712 Texas
36,402 New Jersey
26,738 Pennsylvania
24,970 Georgia
21,779 Illinois
20,609 North Carolina
19,300 Arizona
18,124 Virginia
17,554 Massachusetts
17,493 Ohio
15,509 Maryland
14,885 Michigan
13,050 Louisiana
12,678 South Carolina
12,245 Tennessee
11,475 Missouri
11,302 Indiana
9,642 Alabama
9,529 Kentucky
7,972 Washington
7,829 Connecticut
7,009 New Hampshire
6,117 Colorado
5,545 Mississippi
5,340 West Virginia
5,315 Arkansas
4,958 Iowa
4,917 Wisconsin
4,806 Oklahoma
4,569 Nevada
3,745 Oregon
3,571 New Mexico
3,491 Kansas
3,289 Delaware
3,102 Nebraska
2,609 Utah
2,355 Minnesota
2,204 Rhode Island
2,002 Maine
1,542 Idaho
1,253 Montana
1,230 South Dakota
1,171 Hawaii
1,011 Washington, DC
757 North Dakota
551 Vermont
511 Wyoming
182 Alaska

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
NARINDER GUPTA

TERRYTOWN, La. 70056

Pain Medicine

97%

of this provider's 123 patients got this service
5,721

Performed in an office

97%

of this provider's 123 patients got this service
9.6
EUGENE PAK

LEBANON, N.H. 03756

Pain Medicine

23%

of this provider's 1,309 patients got this service
4,309

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 1,309 patients got this service
3.5
LEAH ECHIVERRI

AVONDALE, Ariz. 85392

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

76%

of this provider's 93 patients got this service
3,478

Performed in an office

76%

of this provider's 93 patients got this service
24.5
CHARLES BIRBARA

WORCESTER, Mass. 01605

Specialist

47%

of this provider's 879 patients got this service
2,735

Performed in an office

47%

of this provider's 879 patients got this service
2.8
MARC HIRSH

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. 33446

Rheumatology

60%

of this provider's 2,242 patients got this service
2,590

Performed in an office

60%

of this provider's 2,242 patients got this service
1.9
DANNY BARTEL

WICHITA FALLS, Tex. 76301

Neurology

8%

of this provider's 2,191 patients got this service
1,937

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 2,191 patients got this service
2.6
ANDREW KULIK

SAN DIEGO, Calif. 92103

Family Medicine

56%

of this provider's 170 patients got this service
1,865

Performed in an office

56%

of this provider's 170 patients got this service
9.9
ANA MARIA PLATON

STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. 30281

Pain Medicine

54%

of this provider's 199 patients got this service
1,815

Performed in an office

54%

of this provider's 199 patients got this service
3.5
EDWARD HUI

SANTA MONICA, Calif. 90404

Geriatric Medicine

68%

of this provider's 503 patients got this service
1,654

Performed in an office

68%

of this provider's 503 patients got this service
4.8
BRETT HUTTON

LOXAHATCHEE, Fla. 33470

Rheumatology

49%

of this provider's 1,747 patients got this service
1,609

Performed in an office

49%

of this provider's 1,747 patients got this service
1.7
DAYNA LONDON

CUMMING, Ga. 30040

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

67%

of this provider's 302 patients got this service
1,536

Performed in an office

67%

of this provider's 302 patients got this service
3.4
JOSEPH STONER

NEW CASTLE, Pa. 16101

Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

88%

of this provider's 34 patients got this service
1,498

Performed in an office

88%

of this provider's 34 patients got this service
12.7
MALCOLM TAW

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90095

Internal Medicine

87%

of this provider's 220 patients got this service
1,492

Performed in an office

87%

of this provider's 220 patients got this service
7.7
MARK HAMILTON

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. 93309

Podiatrist

28%

of this provider's 860 patients got this service
1,439

Performed in an office

28%

of this provider's 860 patients got this service
3.9
OMID VESAL

IRVINE, Calif. 92606

Internal Medicine

9%

of this provider's 407 patients got this service
1,390

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 407 patients got this service
9.7
ASHRAF HANNA

CLEARWATER, Fla. 33765

Pain Medicine

45%

of this provider's 793 patients got this service
1,341

Performed in an office

45%

of this provider's 793 patients got this service
2.1
GEORGE WHITE

ORLANDO, Fla. 32801

Surgery of the Hand

26%

of this provider's 2,081 patients got this service
1,331

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 2,081 patients got this service
1.3
LAWRENCE TAW

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90095

Internal Medicine

85%

of this provider's 311 patients got this service
1,264

Performed in an office

85%

of this provider's 311 patients got this service
4.8
ALEXANDRE KARATCHOUNOV

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11235

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

77%

of this provider's 430 patients got this service
1,237

Performed in an office

77%

of this provider's 430 patients got this service
3.7
MARK NELSON

SAN ANTONIO, Tex. 78218

Rheumatology

33%

of this provider's 669 patients got this service
1,164

Performed in an office

33%

of this provider's 669 patients got this service
1.8
QAISAR USMANI

LAKEWOOD, N.J. 08701

Rheumatology

57%

of this provider's 655 patients got this service
1,143

Performed in an office

57%

of this provider's 655 patients got this service
3.1
MARK FEEMAN

DECATUR, Ga. 30033

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

31%

of this provider's 534 patients got this service
1,111

Performed in an office

31%

of this provider's 534 patients got this service
3.2
JAMES GIDEON

BLUFFTON, Ohio 45817

Rheumatology

56%

of this provider's 487 patients got this service
1,002

Performed in an office

56%

of this provider's 487 patients got this service
2.6
TINH TRAN

HOUSTON, Tex. 77006

Specialist

99%

of this provider's 137 patients got this service
976

Performed in an office

99%

of this provider's 137 patients got this service
6.8
HECTOR CERVANTES

SAN JOSE, Calif. 95116

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

46%

of this provider's 587 patients got this service
969

Performed in an office

46%

of this provider's 587 patients got this service
2.4
KAMRAN KALPARI

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. 90048

Internal Medicine

23%

of this provider's 600 patients got this service
940

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 600 patients got this service
6.8
KENNETH GARROD

BOCA RATON, Fla. 33496

Specialist

37%

of this provider's 1,417 patients got this service
877

Performed in an office

37%

of this provider's 1,417 patients got this service
1.3
ALBERT LEE

LAFAYETTE, Ind. 47905

Neurology

65%

of this provider's 254 patients got this service
821

Performed in an office

65%

of this provider's 254 patients got this service
5
JIMMY SEESE

FORT LEE, N.J. 07024

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

79%

of this provider's 305 patients got this service
807

Performed in an office

79%

of this provider's 305 patients got this service
3.3
MARVIN KOHN

LAKE WORTH, Fla. 33461

Hand Surgery

34%

of this provider's 1,086 patients got this service
806

Performed in an office

34%

of this provider's 1,086 patients got this service
1.7

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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