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Aspiration and/or injection of intermediate joint or

Joint capsule with recording and reporting using ultrasound guidance

Service Code: 20606, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$37,615.45

Total Times Performed (or Units)

25,912

Rank Among All Services

1,472

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
5,247 Florida
2,582 California
2,482 Georgia
1,658 New York
1,422 New Jersey
1,345 Arizona
1,243 Illinois
1,181 Texas
988 Michigan
887 Virginia
594 Pennsylvania
547 Ohio
506 South Carolina
445 Kentucky
428 Alabama
382 Indiana
296 North Carolina
293 Maryland
287 Massachusetts
274 Minnesota
235 Tennessee
220 Wisconsin
218 Colorado
200 Missouri
166 Oregon
161 New Mexico
160 Nevada
144 Louisiana
141 Idaho
131 Mississippi
129 Connecticut
115 Kansas
110 Oklahoma
95 South Dakota
86 Delaware
81 New Hampshire
75 Maine
64 Alaska
53 Rhode Island
41 Iowa
39 Nebraska
38 Utah
33 Washington, DC
24 Washington
20 Arkansas
19 Vermont

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
MARC HIRSH

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. 33446

Rheumatology

21%

of this provider's 2,242 patients got this service
1,089

Performed in an office

21%

of this provider's 2,242 patients got this service
1.7
NATIVIDAD JESUSA GUEVARRA

ATLANTA, Ga. 30350

Nurse Practitioner, Family

61%

of this provider's 144 patients got this service
649

Performed in an office

61%

of this provider's 144 patients got this service
7.4
SANDRA SALTER

JACKSON, Ga. 30233

Nurse Practitioner, Family

69%

of this provider's 116 patients got this service
597

Performed in an office

69%

of this provider's 116 patients got this service
7.5
CAREY DACHMAN

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. 60193

Rheumatology

45%

of this provider's 478 patients got this service
552

Performed in an office

45%

of this provider's 478 patients got this service
1.9
CHRISTOPHER GOLL

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 32256

Hand Surgery

12%

of this provider's 1,869 patients got this service
496

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 1,869 patients got this service
1.7
PETER MORRISON

CANTON, Ga. 30114

Specialist

21%

of this provider's 523 patients got this service
437

Performed in an office

21%

of this provider's 523 patients got this service
2.4
PATRICK ONEILL

SARASOTA, Fla. 34232

Foot and Ankle Surgery

22%

of this provider's 1,162 patients got this service
412

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 1,162 patients got this service
1.6
BRETT HUTTON

LOXAHATCHEE, Fla. 33470

Rheumatology

13%

of this provider's 1,747 patients got this service
376

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 1,747 patients got this service
1.5
BARRY STRAUS

CANTON, Ga. 30114

Pain Medicine

11%

of this provider's 481 patients got this service
337

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 481 patients got this service
3.4
GEORGE WHITE

ORLANDO, Fla. 32801

Surgery of the Hand

11%

of this provider's 2,081 patients got this service
295

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 2,081 patients got this service
1.2
CONSTANTINE SAADEH

AMARILLO, Tex. 79124

Allergy & Immunology

13%

of this provider's 1,198 patients got this service
239

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 1,198 patients got this service
1.5
MARK DAVIS

PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. 86314

Orthopaedic Surgery

27%

of this provider's 723 patients got this service
233

Performed in an office

27%

of this provider's 723 patients got this service
1.2
KEVIN KESSLER

FT LAUDERDALE, Fla. 33308

Orthopaedic Surgery

18%

of this provider's 550 patients got this service
232

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 550 patients got this service
2
SCOTT MORRIS

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. 35235

Orthopaedic Surgery

18%

of this provider's 538 patients got this service
209

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 538 patients got this service
1.3
TATIANA WELLENS-BRUSCHAYT

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. 33881

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

9%

of this provider's 839 patients got this service
156

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 839 patients got this service
1.7
ALAIN ALVAREZ

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. 33446

Rheumatology

11%

of this provider's 976 patients got this service
152

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 976 patients got this service
1.2
DENNIS SAGINI

FORT MYERS, Fla. 33907

Hand Surgery

9%

of this provider's 1,192 patients got this service
148

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,192 patients got this service
1.2
DONALD ANSERT

NEW ALBANY, Ind. 47150

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

8%

of this provider's 1,074 patients got this service
141

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,074 patients got this service
1.7
BRADLY DRESHER

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. 80920

Foot and Ankle Surgery

20%

of this provider's 543 patients got this service
135

Performed in an office

20%

of this provider's 543 patients got this service
1.2
JOY SCHECHTMAN

PEORIA, Ariz. 85381

Rheumatology

8%

of this provider's 1,074 patients got this service
134

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,074 patients got this service
1.5
MUNIR SHAH

THE WOODLANDS, Tex. 77380

Hand Surgery

17%

of this provider's 521 patients got this service
130

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 521 patients got this service
1.3
JEROD DARNELL

ASHLAND, Ky. 41101

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

7%

of this provider's 1,148 patients got this service
130

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,148 patients got this service
1.6
IRAJ SABAHI

TURLOCK, Calif. 95382

Rheumatology

27%

of this provider's 268 patients got this service
128

Performed in an office

27%

of this provider's 268 patients got this service
1.8
JEROME FRIEDLAND

RESEDA, Calif. 91335

Orthopaedic Surgery

10%

of this provider's 768 patients got this service
126

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 768 patients got this service
1.5
JEN LEE

TEANECK, N.J. 07666

Orthopaedic Surgery

15%

of this provider's 642 patients got this service
123

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 642 patients got this service
1.3
KRIS DINUCCI

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. 85255

Podiatrist

5%

of this provider's 1,014 patients got this service
121

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,014 patients got this service
1.4
EDMUND SCHUMACHER

NAPA, Calif. 94558

Podiatrist

7%

of this provider's 1,012 patients got this service
120

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,012 patients got this service
1.7
AMAN KHAN

DALY CITY, Calif. 94015

Sports Medicine

8%

of this provider's 1,065 patients got this service
118

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,065 patients got this service
1.2
LEWIS FREED

MESA, Ariz. 85206

Podiatrist

5%

of this provider's 1,084 patients got this service
115

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,084 patients got this service
1.3
STEVEN HEITHOFF

PORT HURON, Mich. 48060

Hand Surgery

16%

of this provider's 578 patients got this service
112

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 578 patients got this service
1.2

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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