Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of tendon attachment to bone

Service Code: 20551, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$70,434.82

Total Times Performed (or Units)

126,010

Rank Among All Services

824

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
25,080 Tennessee
23,112 North Carolina
8,592 Florida
7,578 Virginia
6,242 Georgia
5,072 Texas
5,047 California
4,372 New York
4,068 Pennsylvania
3,887 Maryland
3,634 Michigan
3,330 New Jersey
3,229 Arizona
2,155 Illinois
1,767 Alabama
1,758 Oklahoma
1,370 Indiana
1,352 Delaware
1,238 Massachusetts
1,154 Missouri
1,015 Kentucky
1,003 Kansas
976 Ohio
965 Nevada
896 Arkansas
811 South Carolina
731 Louisiana
597 Washington
535 West Virginia
466 Colorado
428 Nebraska
413 Maine
368 Iowa
351 Connecticut
301 Wisconsin
247 New Mexico
243 Mississippi
217 Oregon
212 Idaho
193 Minnesota
175 Utah
152 Vermont
148 New Hampshire
124 Hawaii
76 South Dakota
72 Montana
57 North Dakota
48 Rhode Island
40 Alaska
31 Washington, DC

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
DIVYA PATEL

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. 27804

Specialist

76%

of this provider's 514 patients got this service
8,695

Performed in an office

76%

of this provider's 514 patients got this service
5.6
BRIAN RICHEY

CROSSVILLE, Tenn. 38571

Nurse Practitioner

42%

of this provider's 630 patients got this service
4,702

Performed in an office

42%

of this provider's 630 patients got this service
3.7
RONA JUSTICE

KINGSPORT, Tenn. 37660

Nurse Practitioner

65%

of this provider's 300 patients got this service
3,853

Performed in an office

65%

of this provider's 300 patients got this service
4.1
JOHN DOWNEY

AUGUSTA, Ga. 30907

Pain Medicine

45%

of this provider's 823 patients got this service
3,606

Performed in an office

45%

of this provider's 823 patients got this service
3.4
PAULA RENNER

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. 37745

Nurse Practitioner

57%

of this provider's 294 patients got this service
2,979

Performed in an office

57%

of this provider's 294 patients got this service
4.1
MEGAN SCARBOROUGH

ASHEVILLE, N.C. 28803

Nurse Practitioner

68%

of this provider's 254 patients got this service
2,541

Performed in an office

68%

of this provider's 254 patients got this service
4.1
DEBRA KNUCKLES

CONCORD, N.C. 28025

Nurse Practitioner

57%

of this provider's 334 patients got this service
2,497

Performed in an office

57%

of this provider's 334 patients got this service
2.7
ELAINE MURRAY

LAWRENCEBURG, Tenn. 38464

Nurse Practitioner

55%

of this provider's 289 patients got this service
2,477

Performed in an office

55%

of this provider's 289 patients got this service
3.6
JUSTIN SEGREST

OAK RIDGE, N.C. 27310

Nurse Practitioner, Family

67%

of this provider's 278 patients got this service
2,401

Performed in an office

67%

of this provider's 278 patients got this service
4.2
LYNN PATTON

CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. 24073

Nurse Practitioner

64%

of this provider's 201 patients got this service
2,341

Performed in an office

64%

of this provider's 201 patients got this service
3.9
ERWIN CORTEZ

DENVER, N.C. 28037

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

58%

of this provider's 327 patients got this service
2,102

Performed in an office

58%

of this provider's 327 patients got this service
2.2
JOEL HART

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. 38501

Nurse Practitioner

46%

of this provider's 280 patients got this service
1,816

Performed in an office

46%

of this provider's 280 patients got this service
3.7
JANICE ORSINI

HIGH POINT, N.C. 27265

Nurse Practitioner

58%

of this provider's 191 patients got this service
1,188

Performed in an office

58%

of this provider's 191 patients got this service
3.9
JEFFREY CARLSON

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. 23606

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

35%

of this provider's 1,648 patients got this service
1,177

Performed in an office

35%

of this provider's 1,648 patients got this service
1.3
PHILLIP JUSTICE

KINGSPORT, Tenn. 37660

Neurology

44%

of this provider's 317 patients got this service
1,175

Performed in an office

44%

of this provider's 317 patients got this service
1.9
EDWARD KELLEY

NAPLES, Fla. 34102

Pain Medicine

46%

of this provider's 1,288 patients got this service
876

Performed in an office

46%

of this provider's 1,288 patients got this service
1.5
CAROL SANDERS

KINGSPORT, Tenn. 37660

Nurse Practitioner, Family

30%

of this provider's 479 patients got this service
839

Performed in an office

30%

of this provider's 479 patients got this service
1.7
AMANDA FRYER

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. 37040

Nurse Practitioner

39%

of this provider's 216 patients got this service
830

Performed in an office

39%

of this provider's 216 patients got this service
2.1
MUZAFFAR HUSSAIN

MIAMI, Okla. 74354

Orthopaedic Surgery

41%

of this provider's 768 patients got this service
803

Performed in an office

41%

of this provider's 768 patients got this service
2.4
JOSEPH STONER

NEW CASTLE, Pa. 16101

Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

91%

of this provider's 34 patients got this service
773

Performed in an office

91%

of this provider's 34 patients got this service
11.8
JOE O'SABEN

ROCKFORD, Ill. 61114

Pain Medicine

18%

of this provider's 449 patients got this service
770

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 449 patients got this service
4
CURRY DUDLEY

MOUNT JULIET, Tenn. 37122

Nurse Practitioner

22%

of this provider's 358 patients got this service
767

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 358 patients got this service
2.1
RAY NG

ALLEN, Tex. 75013

Podiatrist, Primary Podiatric Medicine

62%

of this provider's 363 patients got this service
632

Performed in an office

62%

of this provider's 363 patients got this service
1.9
JEFFREY ZIEGLER

HENDERSON, Nev. 89074

Family Medicine

70%

of this provider's 209 patients got this service
615

Performed in an office

70%

of this provider's 209 patients got this service
4.2
DENO BARROGA

DALLAS, Tex. 75231

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

96%

of this provider's 28 patients got this service
607

Performed in an office

96%

of this provider's 28 patients got this service
7.5
JEFFREY RITTER

MIAMI, Fla. 33173

Rheumatology

19%

of this provider's 811 patients got this service
602

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 811 patients got this service
2.1
COURTNEY GOTTSCHALL

GALLATIN, Tenn. 37066

Physician Assistant

27%

of this provider's 137 patients got this service
594

Performed in an office

27%

of this provider's 137 patients got this service
4.1
JONATHAN WHITE

TULLAHOMA, Tenn. 37388

Physician Assistant

28%

of this provider's 324 patients got this service
593

Performed in an office

28%

of this provider's 324 patients got this service
1.6
DANIEL SEELEY

MOUNT JULIET, Tenn. 37122

Nurse Practitioner

44%

of this provider's 188 patients got this service
587

Performed in an office

44%

of this provider's 188 patients got this service
1.6
FREDERICK BRANDT

JERSEY CITY, N.J. 07306

Rheumatology

28%

of this provider's 602 patients got this service
562

Performed in an office

28%

of this provider's 602 patients got this service
2.6

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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