Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Injections of trigger points in 3 or

More muscles

Service Code: 20553, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$133,416.31

Total Times Performed (or Units)

237,974

Rank Among All Services

606

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
28,655 California
26,072 New York
19,754 Florida
16,967 Texas
13,336 Arizona
8,354 North Carolina
8,074 Illinois
8,050 Ohio
7,271 Pennsylvania
7,139 South Carolina
6,743 Virginia
6,635 New Jersey
6,412 Michigan
5,960 Massachusetts
5,637 Nevada
4,712 Missouri
4,010 Washington
3,754 Kentucky
3,524 Connecticut
3,326 Indiana
3,293 Georgia
3,169 Maryland
2,954 Arkansas
2,802 Colorado
2,656 Kansas
2,526 Tennessee
2,486 Minnesota
1,891 Oklahoma
1,832 Utah
1,594 Oregon
1,594 Idaho
1,579 West Virginia
1,434 Mississippi
1,386 Louisiana
1,384 Alabama
1,202 North Dakota
1,144 New Mexico
1,121 Alaska
1,088 Wisconsin
1,020 Delaware
1,019 Nebraska
934 New Hampshire
562 South Dakota
550 Iowa
416 Montana
357 Maine
309 Vermont
307 Rhode Island
266 Hawaii
205 Washington, DC
184 Wyoming

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
JIMMY SOLIMAN

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90044

Internal Medicine

46%

of this provider's 254 patients got this service
1,639

Performed in an office

46%

of this provider's 254 patients got this service
14.1
BRUCE WITMER

RENO, Nev. 89503

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

69%

of this provider's 733 patients got this service
1,600

Performed in an office

69%

of this provider's 733 patients got this service
3.1
RICHARD SCHAFFER

FORT MILL, S.C. 29708

Family Medicine

68%

of this provider's 336 patients got this service
1,414

Performed in an office

68%

of this provider's 336 patients got this service
6.2
KENNETH BRADLEY

TORRANCE, Calif. 90503

Pain Medicine

77%

of this provider's 519 patients got this service
1,374

Performed in an office

77%

of this provider's 519 patients got this service
3.4
ROGER GRAHAM

SEATTLE, Wash. 98134

Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

5%

of this provider's 4,054 patients got this service
1,177

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 4,054 patients got this service
6
WAH LEE

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10013

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM

97%

of this provider's 171 patients got this service
1,169

Performed in an office

97%

of this provider's 171 patients got this service
7
BARRY ERNER

CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. 10514

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM

75%

of this provider's 106 patients got this service
1,150

Performed in an office

75%

of this provider's 106 patients got this service
14.4
LAURA NESTELL

HILL CITY, Kan. 67642

Nurse Practitioner, Family

54%

of this provider's 362 patients got this service
1,068

Performed in an office

54%

of this provider's 362 patients got this service
5.5
KAREN JONES

FAIRBANKS, Alaska 99701

Nurse Practitioner, Family

55%

of this provider's 400 patients got this service
1,008

Performed in an office

55%

of this provider's 400 patients got this service
4.6
MARTIN ARRAIZ

RENO, Nev. 89503

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

41%

of this provider's 936 patients got this service
917

Performed in an office

41%

of this provider's 936 patients got this service
2.4
ANNETTE MEADOR

N LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72116

Pain Medicine

84%

of this provider's 410 patients got this service
897

Performed in an office

84%

of this provider's 410 patients got this service
2.6
HALINA SNOWBALL

STAMFORD, Conn. 06902

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

78%

of this provider's 152 patients got this service
885

Performed in an office

78%

of this provider's 152 patients got this service
7.4
TINH TRAN

HOUSTON, Tex. 77006

Specialist

93%

of this provider's 137 patients got this service
822

Performed in an office

93%

of this provider's 137 patients got this service
6.4
LEAH ECHIVERRI

AVONDALE, Ariz. 85392

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

67%

of this provider's 93 patients got this service
793

Performed in an office

67%

of this provider's 93 patients got this service
12.8
YEE-WING TONG

COSTA MESA, Calif. 92626

Pain Medicine

97%

of this provider's 105 patients got this service
775

Performed in an office

97%

of this provider's 105 patients got this service
7.6
ZDENEK DUREK

OAK BROOK, Ill. 60523

Family Medicine

67%

of this provider's 70 patients got this service
769

Performed in an office

67%

of this provider's 70 patients got this service
16.4
WILLIAM PIECHAL

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. 72703

Pain Medicine

72%

of this provider's 215 patients got this service
765

Performed in an office

72%

of this provider's 215 patients got this service
5
SURINDER JINDAL

WAPPINGERS FALLS, N.Y. 12590

Neurology

40%

of this provider's 354 patients got this service
761

Performed in an office

40%

of this provider's 354 patients got this service
5.4
JAMES LIGUORI

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. 11042

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM

39%

of this provider's 410 patients got this service
760

Performed in an office

39%

of this provider's 410 patients got this service
4.8
VENKATESWARA KARUPARTHY

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. 61201

Anesthesiology

77%

of this provider's 242 patients got this service
752

Performed in an office

77%

of this provider's 242 patients got this service
4
DAVID KIM

MOORESTOWN, N.J. 08057

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

100%

of this provider's 105 patients got this service
752

Performed in an office

100%

of this provider's 105 patients got this service
7.2
MARIO MENDIZABAL

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. 34428

Family Medicine

27%

of this provider's 633 patients got this service
740

Performed in an office

27%

of this provider's 633 patients got this service
4.3
ELVIN GARCIA

MCALLEN, Tex. 78503

Rheumatology

26%

of this provider's 1,613 patients got this service
671

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 1,613 patients got this service
1.6
TERRY COYLE

FORT MOHAVE, Ariz. 86426

Nurse Practitioner, Family

72%

of this provider's 280 patients got this service
669

Performed in an office

72%

of this provider's 280 patients got this service
3.3
ANNE TRUONG

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. 22408

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

37%

of this provider's 427 patients got this service
654

Performed in an office

37%

of this provider's 427 patients got this service
4.1
DAVID KOLINSKY

MONTEREY, Calif. 93940

Family Medicine

93%

of this provider's 90 patients got this service
644

Performed in an office

93%

of this provider's 90 patients got this service
7.7
DENNIS NAKATA

CLOVIS, Calif. 93612

Family Medicine

18%

of this provider's 451 patients got this service
642

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 451 patients got this service
7.9
PHONG TRAN

WESTMINSTER, Calif. 92683

Specialist

35%

of this provider's 546 patients got this service
629

Performed in an office

35%

of this provider's 546 patients got this service
3.3
MUZAFFAR HUSSAIN

MIAMI, Okla. 74354

Orthopaedic Surgery

34%

of this provider's 768 patients got this service
620

Performed in an office

34%

of this provider's 768 patients got this service
2.4
JAMES GALBRAITH

WAXAHACHIE, Tex. 75165

Family Medicine

41%

of this provider's 236 patients got this service
611

Performed in an office

41%

of this provider's 236 patients got this service
6.4

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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