Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of medium joint or

Joint capsule

Service Code: 20605, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$255,603.54

Total Times Performed (or Units)

279,055

Rank Among All Services

557

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
29,261 Florida
25,958 Michigan
23,761 California
15,603 Pennsylvania
13,920 New Jersey
13,718 Texas
12,298 New York
11,775 Illinois
9,906 Virginia
9,112 North Carolina
8,777 Georgia
7,396 Ohio
6,787 Maryland
6,337 Indiana
6,332 Arizona
6,164 Massachusetts
5,380 South Carolina
5,306 Missouri
5,246 Tennessee
4,260 Kentucky
4,121 Alabama
2,960 Connecticut
2,952 Mississippi
2,913 Arkansas
2,900 Iowa
2,829 Louisiana
2,802 Washington
2,574 Wisconsin
2,559 Oklahoma
2,229 Colorado
2,052 Kansas
2,034 Nevada
1,897 Delaware
1,830 Nebraska
1,703 Minnesota
1,628 Oregon
1,566 Utah
1,560 New Mexico
1,519 West Virginia
1,465 New Hampshire
1,034 South Dakota
883 Montana
788 Maine
570 North Dakota
485 Rhode Island
421 Idaho
317 Washington, DC
278 Hawaii
248 Wyoming
137 Vermont
113 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
DAVID FONG

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. 94108

Podiatrist

47%

of this provider's 537 patients got this service
2,027

Performed in an office

47%

of this provider's 537 patients got this service
4.4
HARVEY SAPERSTEIN

WARREN, Mich. 48093

Podiatrist

71%

of this provider's 256 patients got this service
1,610

Performed in an office

71%

of this provider's 256 patients got this service
4.4
LAWRENCE YOUNG

DEARBORN, Mich. 48124

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

58%

of this provider's 253 patients got this service
1,439

Performed in an office

58%

of this provider's 253 patients got this service
5.2
THOMAS HUPFER

EVANSVILLE, Ind. 47714

Podiatrist, Foot Surgery

65%

of this provider's 163 patients got this service
1,263

Performed in an office

65%

of this provider's 163 patients got this service
6.1
MAYER SALAMA

WOODHAVEN, Mich. 48183

Podiatrist

58%

of this provider's 346 patients got this service
1,244

Performed in an office

58%

of this provider's 346 patients got this service
4.9
FARHAD SALARI-LAK

UNIONTOWN, Pa. 15401

Anesthesiology

64%

of this provider's 133 patients got this service
847

Performed in an office

64%

of this provider's 133 patients got this service
6.7
JAE YOO

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90006

Internal Medicine

61%

of this provider's 891 patients got this service
813

Performed in an office

61%

of this provider's 891 patients got this service
1.5
JERALD ASKIN

PARAMOUNT, Calif. 90723

Podiatrist

55%

of this provider's 399 patients got this service
799

Performed in an office

55%

of this provider's 399 patients got this service
3.7
EDWARD COHEN

GULFPORT, Miss. 39503

Podiatrist

30%

of this provider's 958 patients got this service
771

Performed in an office

30%

of this provider's 958 patients got this service
2.3
JEFFREY NOROYAN

FLINT, Mich. 48503

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

10%

of this provider's 2,806 patients got this service
713

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 2,806 patients got this service
2.3
BRIAN HOMER

CLAWSON, Mich. 48017

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

37%

of this provider's 213 patients got this service
652

Performed in an office

37%

of this provider's 213 patients got this service
4.9
DANIEL SALAMA

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. 48336

Podiatrist

26%

of this provider's 541 patients got this service
620

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 541 patients got this service
3.4
KIRK GOLD

COMMERCE TOWNSHIP, Mich. 48390

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

24%

of this provider's 824 patients got this service
573

Performed in an office

24%

of this provider's 824 patients got this service
2.9
HERBERT GATES

NAPLES, Fla. 34102

Orthopaedic Surgery

23%

of this provider's 1,622 patients got this service
532

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 1,622 patients got this service
1.4
GLORIA CHIN

LADY LAKE, Fla. 32159

Orthopaedic Surgery

26%

of this provider's 869 patients got this service
528

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 869 patients got this service
1.4
MUZAFFAR HUSSAIN

MIAMI, Okla. 74354

Orthopaedic Surgery

34%

of this provider's 768 patients got this service
520

Performed in an office

34%

of this provider's 768 patients got this service
1.9
STEPHEN FRASCONE

CHESTERFIELD, Mich. 48047

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

21%

of this provider's 632 patients got this service
483

Performed in an office

21%

of this provider's 632 patients got this service
3
CYNTHIA HARDING

THE VILLAGES, Fla. 32159

Orthopaedic Surgery

28%

of this provider's 850 patients got this service
464

Performed in an office

28%

of this provider's 850 patients got this service
1.5
TIMOTHY SNYDER

WARREN, Mich. 48089

Podiatrist

13%

of this provider's 1,003 patients got this service
462

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 1,003 patients got this service
2.7
JEFFREY COSTER

ALEXANDRIA, Va. 22304

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

10%

of this provider's 745 patients got this service
461

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 745 patients got this service
6.2
LEONID BLYUMIN

CHICAGO, Ill. 60626

Podiatrist

21%

of this provider's 789 patients got this service
452

Performed in an office

21%

of this provider's 789 patients got this service
2.7
THOMAS NOLEN

SALEM, Ill. 62881

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

10%

of this provider's 1,091 patients got this service
440

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,091 patients got this service
2.4
PETER MYSKIW

CASA GRANDE, Ariz. 85122

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

19%

of this provider's 717 patients got this service
424

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 717 patients got this service
1.9
ERICK BOURNIGAL

BRUNSWICK, Ga. 31525

Rheumatology

22%

of this provider's 1,135 patients got this service
412

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 1,135 patients got this service
1.2
DENO BARROGA

DALLAS, Tex. 75231

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

96%

of this provider's 28 patients got this service
404

Performed in an office

96%

of this provider's 28 patients got this service
7.4
GINDER MARSHALL

INGLEWOOD, Calif. 90301

Rheumatology

55%

of this provider's 289 patients got this service
401

Performed in an office

55%

of this provider's 289 patients got this service
2.5
SIMON BECKER

WEST ORANGE, N.J. 07052

Podiatrist

17%

of this provider's 1,169 patients got this service
399

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 1,169 patients got this service
2
MARK MESSENGER

THOMSON, Ga. 30824

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

25%

of this provider's 442 patients got this service
392

Performed in an office

25%

of this provider's 442 patients got this service
2.6
ANTHONY ENRICO

PATERSON, N.J. 07514

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

33%

of this provider's 417 patients got this service
385

Performed in an office

33%

of this provider's 417 patients got this service
2.8
EZRA SHARON

FOREST HILLS, N.Y. 11375

Rheumatology

65%

of this provider's 191 patients got this service
382

Performed in an office

65%

of this provider's 191 patients got this service
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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