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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

Aspiration and/or injection of small joint or

Joint capsule with recording and reporting using ultrasound guidance

Service Code: 20604, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$20,928.63

Total Times Performed (or Units)

16,301

Rank Among All Services

1,711

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
3,483 Florida
2,042 California
1,475 New York
990 Pennsylvania
898 Virginia
807 Texas
754 New Jersey
548 Illinois
501 Arizona
489 Indiana
456 South Carolina
396 Georgia
303 Maryland
268 Michigan
257 Massachusetts
218 Alabama
215 Wisconsin
204 Kentucky
169 Idaho
151 Utah
141 Delaware
129 North Carolina
124 Rhode Island
123 Oregon
117 Minnesota
112 New Mexico
102 Colorado
98 Missouri
97 Mississippi
89 Louisiana
74 Ohio
53 Nevada
52 Kansas
51 Connecticut
51 Arkansas
46 South Dakota
43 Washington
41 Tennessee
29 Nebraska
22 Vermont
21 Oklahoma
18 Hawaii
16 Iowa
13 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
GEORGE WHITE

ORLANDO, Fla. 32801

Surgery of the Hand

18%

of this provider's 2,081 patients got this service
619

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 2,081 patients got this service
1.2
DENNIS SAGINI

FORT MYERS, Fla. 33907

Hand Surgery

19%

of this provider's 1,192 patients got this service
411

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 1,192 patients got this service
1.3
NICHOLAS ROSE

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. 92660

Hand Surgery

26%

of this provider's 585 patients got this service
295

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 585 patients got this service
1.9
AYMEN KENAWY

LYNN HAVEN, Fla. 32444

Rheumatology

16%

of this provider's 1,101 patients got this service
286

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 1,101 patients got this service
1.6
CAREY DACHMAN

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. 60193

Rheumatology

24%

of this provider's 478 patients got this service
269

Performed in an office

24%

of this provider's 478 patients got this service
1.7
DONALD ANSERT

NEW ALBANY, Ind. 47150

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

15%

of this provider's 1,074 patients got this service
258

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 1,074 patients got this service
1.6
VERONICA PEDRO-ALEXANDER

ROYAL PALM BEACH, Fla. 33411

Hand Surgery

22%

of this provider's 449 patients got this service
211

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 449 patients got this service
1.5
MARC HIRSH

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. 33446

Rheumatology

4%

of this provider's 2,242 patients got this service
195

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 2,242 patients got this service
1.5
RONALD EMKEY

WYOMISSING, Pa. 19610

Rheumatology

17%

of this provider's 348 patients got this service
178

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 348 patients got this service
1.8
JEN LEE

TEANECK, N.J. 07666

Orthopaedic Surgery

17%

of this provider's 642 patients got this service
159

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 642 patients got this service
1.4
KENNETH GARROD

BOCA RATON, Fla. 33496

Specialist

8%

of this provider's 1,417 patients got this service
147

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,417 patients got this service
1.2
SHARRONA WILLIAMS

FAYETTEVILLE, Ga. 30214

Orthopaedic Surgery

12%

of this provider's 582 patients got this service
147

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 582 patients got this service
1.2
CONSTANTINE SAADEH

AMARILLO, Tex. 79124

Allergy & Immunology

6%

of this provider's 1,198 patients got this service
145

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 1,198 patients got this service
1.4
GREGORY EMKEY

WYOMISSING, Pa. 19610

Rheumatology

9%

of this provider's 714 patients got this service
133

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 714 patients got this service
1.7
ROBERT HERBOLD

SARASOTA, Fla. 34231

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

9%

of this provider's 815 patients got this service
133

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 815 patients got this service
1.7
THOMAS SAYLOR

NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. 33408

Orthopaedic Surgery

25%

of this provider's 421 patients got this service
131

Performed in an office

25%

of this provider's 421 patients got this service
1.2
BRETT HUTTON

LOXAHATCHEE, Fla. 33470

Rheumatology

4%

of this provider's 1,747 patients got this service
124

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,747 patients got this service
1.2
ALEXANDER PAPPAS

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. 29579

Foot and Ankle Surgery

5%

of this provider's 772 patients got this service
117

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 772 patients got this service
1.5
JEROME FRIEDLAND

RESEDA, Calif. 91335

Orthopaedic Surgery

8%

of this provider's 768 patients got this service
117

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 768 patients got this service
1.7
RAJITHA PREMARATNE

LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. 86403

Rheumatology

8%

of this provider's 805 patients got this service
114

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 805 patients got this service
1.3
ANAND SHAH

PALMDALE, Calif. 93551

Orthopaedic Surgery

11%

of this provider's 642 patients got this service
112

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 642 patients got this service
1.5
WILLIAM YODER

KENOSHA, Wis. 53144

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

7%

of this provider's 738 patients got this service
112

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 738 patients got this service
1.5
ROMAN ORSINI

LEWES, Del. 19958

Podiatrist

8%

of this provider's 1,121 patients got this service
110

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,121 patients got this service
1.1
KENNETH PARK

TORRANCE, Calif. 90505

Orthopaedic Surgery

7%

of this provider's 727 patients got this service
108

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 727 patients got this service
1.6
RAJPREET SINGH

COLLEGE STATION, Tex. 77845

Rheumatology

14%

of this provider's 501 patients got this service
106

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 501 patients got this service
1.5
THEODORE MILLER

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10021

Diagnostic Radiology

1%

of this provider's 4,943 patients got this service
99

Performed in a facility

1%

of this provider's 4,943 patients got this service
1.1
RANMALI WALALIYADDA

POCATELLO, Idaho 83201

Physician Assistant

15%

of this provider's 450 patients got this service
98

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 450 patients got this service
1.3
STEVEN LEE

NYC, N.Y. 10021

Not Specified

10%

of this provider's 560 patients got this service
95

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 560 patients got this service
1.4
STEPHEN PUTMAN

MURRELLS INLET, S.C. 29576

Orthopaedic Surgery

10%

of this provider's 726 patients got this service
94

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 726 patients got this service
1.3
AARON BROADWELL

SHREVEPORT, La. 71101

Rheumatology

5%

of this provider's 883 patients got this service
89

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 883 patients got this service
1.4

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

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