Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Aspiration and/or injection of large joint or

Joint capsule

Service Code: 20610, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$1,952,999.30

Total Times Performed (or Units)

5,277,019

Rank Among All Services

85

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
453,505 Florida
371,218 California
298,281 Texas
283,656 Pennsylvania
273,551 New York
237,340 Illinois
232,379 New Jersey
217,738 North Carolina
187,074 Ohio
175,843 Georgia
164,868 Virginia
161,539 Michigan
137,998 Tennessee
131,546 Massachusetts
130,955 Maryland
122,236 Indiana
121,726 South Carolina
115,463 Missouri
113,075 Alabama
104,404 Arizona
93,659 Kentucky
81,213 Wisconsin
75,656 Louisiana
71,801 Washington
68,703 Colorado
66,411 Oklahoma
64,842 Kansas
64,797 Mississippi
63,422 Connecticut
59,230 Iowa
58,156 Arkansas
52,450 Minnesota
44,093 Nebraska
38,952 West Virginia
38,031 Oregon
36,424 Utah
31,678 Nevada
30,151 Delaware
28,740 New Hampshire
24,995 New Mexico
23,495 Maine
20,226 South Dakota
19,835 Idaho
15,898 Montana
14,035 North Dakota
13,159 Rhode Island
8,039 Wyoming
7,579 Vermont
7,017 Washington, DC
6,643 Hawaii
5,028 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
ANAS MOUREIDEN

SPRING HILL, Fla. 34613

Specialist

82%

of this provider's 831 patients got this service
4,806

Performed in an office

82%

of this provider's 831 patients got this service
2.4
ROBERT MCGRATH

HADDON TOWNSHIP, N.J. 08108

Family Medicine

85%

of this provider's 478 patients got this service
3,986

Performed in an office

85%

of this provider's 478 patients got this service
9.8
SCOT PARIS

POTTSTOWN, Pa. 19464

Surgery

74%

of this provider's 834 patients got this service
3,811

Performed in an office

74%

of this provider's 834 patients got this service
6.2
GRIGORY POGREBINSKY

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11235

Pain Medicine

81%

of this provider's 371 patients got this service
3,437

Performed in an office

81%

of this provider's 371 patients got this service
8.4
PAUL RUCINSKI

OCALA, Fla. 34471

Sports Medicine

55%

of this provider's 1,604 patients got this service
3,143

Performed in an office

55%

of this provider's 1,604 patients got this service
2.8
TUCKER GREENE

CAPE CORAL, Fla. 33990

Emergency Medicine

32%

of this provider's 1,927 patients got this service
3,084

Performed in an office

32%

of this provider's 1,927 patients got this service
5.1
VEVIKANAND NEGINHAL

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. 25702

Orthopaedic Surgery

75%

of this provider's 1,330 patients got this service
3,012

Performed in an office

75%

of this provider's 1,330 patients got this service
3
RONALD GARDNER

FORT MYERS, Fla. 33916

Orthopaedic Surgery

53%

of this provider's 893 patients got this service
2,871

Performed in an office

53%

of this provider's 893 patients got this service
5.8
PURNELL KIRKLAND

INGLEWOOD, Calif. 90301

Rheumatology

88%

of this provider's 199 patients got this service
2,728

Performed in an office

88%

of this provider's 199 patients got this service
8.8
RANDY ROBERTS

JONESBORO, Ark. 72401

Rheumatology

64%

of this provider's 855 patients got this service
2,713

Performed in an office

64%

of this provider's 855 patients got this service
4.3
CRAIG RUBENSTEIN

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. 19107

Sports Medicine

75%

of this provider's 1,190 patients got this service
2,674

Performed in an office

75%

of this provider's 1,190 patients got this service
3
JORGE ZAMORA-QUEZADA

EDINBURG, Tex. 78539

Rheumatology

70%

of this provider's 1,515 patients got this service
2,613

Performed in an office

70%

of this provider's 1,515 patients got this service
1.9
QAISAR USMANI

LAKEWOOD, N.J. 08701

Rheumatology

67%

of this provider's 655 patients got this service
2,603

Performed in an office

67%

of this provider's 655 patients got this service
3.7
STEPHEN SOLOWAY

VINELAND, N.J. 08360

Rheumatology

39%

of this provider's 1,307 patients got this service
2,558

Performed in an office

39%

of this provider's 1,307 patients got this service
4.1
MINAS KOCHUMIAN

NORTHRIDGE, Calif. 91325

Internal Medicine

52%

of this provider's 1,154 patients got this service
2,531

Performed in an office

52%

of this provider's 1,154 patients got this service
4.3
JOHN SPIEKER

LEWES, Del. 19958

Orthopaedic Surgery

63%

of this provider's 1,314 patients got this service
2,526

Performed in an office

63%

of this provider's 1,314 patients got this service
2.7
DAVID ALLEN

LUMBERTON, N.C. 28358

Orthopaedic Surgery

67%

of this provider's 1,085 patients got this service
2,502

Performed in an office

67%

of this provider's 1,085 patients got this service
2.9
MITESH PATEL

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. 08234

Sports Medicine

63%

of this provider's 1,014 patients got this service
2,491

Performed in an office

63%

of this provider's 1,014 patients got this service
3.9
HESTER HURSH

GRAYSLAKE, Ill. 60030

Hand Surgery

60%

of this provider's 691 patients got this service
2,490

Performed in an office

60%

of this provider's 691 patients got this service
5.9
JEAN RHEE

FLUSHING, N.Y. 11354

Internal Medicine

58%

of this provider's 635 patients got this service
2,279

Performed in an office

58%

of this provider's 635 patients got this service
6.1
PETER VITANZO

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. 19107

Sports Medicine

54%

of this provider's 1,371 patients got this service
2,270

Performed in an office

54%

of this provider's 1,371 patients got this service
3
DALE GREENBERG

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. 33948

Orthopaedic Surgery

62%

of this provider's 855 patients got this service
2,270

Performed in an office

62%

of this provider's 855 patients got this service
3.1
ALAN BEYER

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. 92660

Sports Medicine

71%

of this provider's 696 patients got this service
2,222

Performed in an office

71%

of this provider's 696 patients got this service
3.6
STEPHEN BEISSINGER

SEBRING, Fla. 33870

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

44%

of this provider's 1,105 patients got this service
2,213

Performed in an office

44%

of this provider's 1,105 patients got this service
3.3
CHARLES BIRBARA

WORCESTER, Mass. 01605

Specialist

53%

of this provider's 879 patients got this service
2,177

Performed in an office

53%

of this provider's 879 patients got this service
2.7
LEONIDAS RAISIS

NEWARK, Del. 19713

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

51%

of this provider's 1,709 patients got this service
2,174

Performed in an office

51%

of this provider's 1,709 patients got this service
2.5
AJITH CASTELINO

CHICAGO, Ill. 60659

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

32%

of this provider's 866 patients got this service
2,123

Performed in an office

32%

of this provider's 866 patients got this service
7.5
ANDREW KULIK

SAN DIEGO, Calif. 92103

Family Medicine

71%

of this provider's 170 patients got this service
2,067

Performed in an office

71%

of this provider's 170 patients got this service
10.5
PETER SIMONIAN

FRESNO, Calif. 93710

Specialist

58%

of this provider's 1,129 patients got this service
2,051

Performed in an office

58%

of this provider's 1,129 patients got this service
3.1
SAMUEL MESSIEH

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. 33880

Orthopaedic Surgery

57%

of this provider's 1,283 patients got this service
2,008

Performed in an office

57%

of this provider's 1,283 patients got this service
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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