Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Fusion of spine bones, posterior or posterolateral

Approach

Service Code: 22614, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$497,468.53

Total Times Performed (or Units)

126,567

Rank Among All Services

823

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
13,567 California
9,132 Florida
8,647 Texas
6,693 North Carolina
5,928 New York
5,456 Michigan
5,284 Pennsylvania
5,071 Ohio
4,479 Maryland
4,358 Virginia
3,977 Washington
3,808 Colorado
3,625 Tennessee
3,563 Illinois
3,166 Oklahoma
3,059 Missouri
3,032 Georgia
2,975 Arizona
2,798 Massachusetts
2,542 Indiana
2,200 Alabama
1,943 New Jersey
1,812 Louisiana
1,748 Kansas
1,686 Kentucky
1,549 South Carolina
1,472 Nevada
1,214 Connecticut
1,078 Utah
1,054 Wisconsin
1,044 Arkansas
934 Idaho
878 Minnesota
720 Delaware
665 Iowa
573 Rhode Island
569 Oregon
565 Nebraska
474 Washington, DC
383 North Dakota
375 West Virginia
350 Mississippi
323 Wyoming
309 South Dakota
293 Vermont
275 Montana
273 New Mexico
223 Alaska
166 Hawaii
162 New Hampshire

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
CHRISTOPHER AMES

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. 94143

Neurological Surgery

31%

of this provider's 279 patients got this service
761

Performed in a facility

31%

of this provider's 279 patients got this service
1
VEDAT DEVIREN

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. 94143

Orthopaedic Surgery

30%

of this provider's 274 patients got this service
721

Performed in a facility

30%

of this provider's 274 patients got this service
1
FADI NASR

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73120

Neurological Surgery

19%

of this provider's 519 patients got this service
424

Performed in a facility

19%

of this provider's 519 patients got this service
1.1
JOSEPH CHENG

NEW HAVEN, Conn. 06510

Neurological Surgery

28%

of this provider's 255 patients got this service
389

Performed in a facility

28%

of this provider's 255 patients got this service
1.1
GEORGE PICETTI

SACRAMENTO, Calif. 95816

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

19%

of this provider's 365 patients got this service
388

Performed in a facility

19%

of this provider's 365 patients got this service
1
TYLER KOSKI

CHICAGO, Ill. 60611

Neurological Surgery

12%

of this provider's 461 patients got this service
360

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 461 patients got this service
1.1
CHRISTOPHER SHAFFREY

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. 22908

Neurological Surgery

11%

of this provider's 489 patients got this service
350

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 489 patients got this service
1
ROD OSKOUIAN

SEATTLE, Wash. 98122

Neurological Surgery

20%

of this provider's 347 patients got this service
341

Performed in a facility

20%

of this provider's 347 patients got this service
1.1
MICHAEL O'BRIEN

PLANO, Tex. 75093

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

13%

of this provider's 319 patients got this service
331

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 319 patients got this service
1.1
JOHN SIMPSON

RICHMOND, Va. 23226

Specialist

11%

of this provider's 807 patients got this service
328

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 807 patients got this service
1
WILLIAM WARREN

CHESAPEAKE, Va. 23320

Physician Assistant, Medical

21%

of this provider's 391 patients got this service
316

Performed in a facility

21%

of this provider's 391 patients got this service
1
RICHARD HOSTIN

PLANO, Tex. 75093

Orthopaedic Surgery

8%

of this provider's 517 patients got this service
310

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 517 patients got this service
1
GREGORY MUNDIS

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73104

Orthopaedic Surgery

15%

of this provider's 268 patients got this service
297

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 268 patients got this service
1.1
ROBERT WIENECKE

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73120

Specialist

13%

of this provider's 461 patients got this service
287

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 461 patients got this service
1.1
FRANK SCHWAB

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10021

Orthopaedic Surgery

21%

of this provider's 198 patients got this service
279

Performed in a facility

21%

of this provider's 198 patients got this service
1.1
MICHAEL CHANG

MESA, Ariz. 85202

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

10%

of this provider's 370 patients got this service
277

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 370 patients got this service
1.1
ANTHONY SIN

SHREVEPORT, La. 71103

Neurological Surgery

14%

of this provider's 396 patients got this service
270

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 396 patients got this service
1.1
MICHAEL KELLY

SAINT LOUIS, Mo. 63110

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

18%

of this provider's 245 patients got this service
270

Performed in a facility

18%

of this provider's 245 patients got this service
1
TONIA YOCUM

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. 23601

Physician Assistant

54%

of this provider's 188 patients got this service
265

Performed in a facility

54%

of this provider's 188 patients got this service
1
JEFFREY CARLSON

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. 23606

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

6%

of this provider's 1,648 patients got this service
265

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 1,648 patients got this service
1
HAN KIM

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10021

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

11%

of this provider's 346 patients got this service
263

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 346 patients got this service
1.1
DANIEL FASSETT

PEORIA, Ill. 61603

Neurological Surgery

15%

of this provider's 382 patients got this service
263

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 382 patients got this service
1
UDAYA KAKARLA

PHOENIX, Ariz. 85013

Neurological Surgery

16%

of this provider's 321 patients got this service
262

Performed in a facility

16%

of this provider's 321 patients got this service
1.1
ISAAC KARIKARI

DURHAM, N.C. 27710

Neurological Surgery

12%

of this provider's 339 patients got this service
259

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 339 patients got this service
1.1
KEVIN CAHILL

CHARLOTTE, N.C. 28204

Neurological Surgery

17%

of this provider's 340 patients got this service
247

Performed in a facility

17%

of this provider's 340 patients got this service
1.1
WILLIAM CLARK

TULSA, Okla. 74146

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

8%

of this provider's 400 patients got this service
241

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 400 patients got this service
1
IOANNIS AVRAMIS

PLANO, Tex. 75093

Orthopaedic Surgery

15%

of this provider's 220 patients got this service
240

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 220 patients got this service
1
SIGURD BERVEN

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. 94143

Orthopaedic Surgery

14%

of this provider's 332 patients got this service
236

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 332 patients got this service
1
LAWRENCE BABAT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. 37203

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

13%

of this provider's 248 patients got this service
236

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 248 patients got this service
1.1
TECK SOO

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. 48075

Neurological Surgery

7%

of this provider's 812 patients got this service
235

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 812 patients got this service
1

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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