Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Insertion of posterior spinal instrumentation at base

Of neck for stabilization, 1 interspace

Service Code: 22840, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$826,401.84

Total Times Performed (or Units)

38,127

Rank Among All Services

1,300

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
3,659 Florida
2,809 California
2,593 Texas
1,702 North Carolina
1,695 South Carolina
1,593 Georgia
1,259 Pennsylvania
1,230 Michigan
1,226 Washington
1,219 Illinois
1,097 Ohio
1,067 Indiana
1,067 Missouri
1,041 Alabama
1,025 Arizona
923 Colorado
845 Oklahoma
812 Virginia
790 Massachusetts
771 Kansas
671 Kentucky
670 Tennessee
660 Maryland
623 Nevada
578 New York
561 New Jersey
558 Nebraska
545 Oregon
533 Louisiana
498 Arkansas
384 Iowa
341 Connecticut
281 Utah
266 Idaho
261 Montana
260 Mississippi
255 South Dakota
245 Delaware
242 Maine
237 Minnesota
232 Wisconsin
165 New Hampshire
146 West Virginia
110 Rhode Island
106 Wyoming
66 New Mexico
59 Alaska
49 North Dakota
28 Washington, DC
14 Hawaii

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
THOMAS ANDERSON

MT PLEASANT, S.C. 29464

Neurological Surgery

15%

of this provider's 877 patients got this service
129

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 877 patients got this service
1
RICHARD FRISCH

MT PLEASANT, S.C. 29464

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

12%

of this provider's 963 patients got this service
117

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 963 patients got this service
1
STEVEN POLETTI

MT PLEASANT, S.C. 29464

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

10%

of this provider's 1,142 patients got this service
115

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 1,142 patients got this service
1
JAMES PARAISO

OCALA, Fla. 34471

Specialist

18%

of this provider's 564 patients got this service
101

Performed in a facility

18%

of this provider's 564 patients got this service
1
R. DENNIS

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. 29464

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

12%

of this provider's 814 patients got this service
100

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 814 patients got this service
1
DANIEL WILLIAMS

PINEHURST, N.C. 28374

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

10%

of this provider's 938 patients got this service
99

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 938 patients got this service
1
KURT LAMERS

MASON CITY, Iowa 50401

Physician Assistant, Surgical

30%

of this provider's 310 patients got this service
96

Performed in a facility

30%

of this provider's 310 patients got this service
1
HYUN BAE

SANTA MONICA, Calif. 90404

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

13%

of this provider's 648 patients got this service
84

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 648 patients got this service
1
DEREK DUKE

HENDERSON, Nev. 89052

Neurological Surgery

12%

of this provider's 713 patients got this service
84

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 713 patients got this service
1
DAVID BECK

MASON CITY, Iowa 50401

Neurological Surgery

12%

of this provider's 655 patients got this service
80

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 655 patients got this service
1
GRACE HEFFNER

CHARLOTTE, N.C. 28207

Physician Assistant

15%

of this provider's 497 patients got this service
78

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 497 patients got this service
1
MICHAEL CHANG

YAKIMA, Wash. 98902

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

11%

of this provider's 640 patients got this service
73

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 640 patients got this service
1
JEFFREY DECKEY

ORANGE, Calif. 92868

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

9%

of this provider's 766 patients got this service
72

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 766 patients got this service
1
ISMAEL VARGAS

SILVERDALE, Wash. 98383

Physician Assistant

39%

of this provider's 187 patients got this service
72

Performed in a facility

39%

of this provider's 187 patients got this service
1
DANIEL KREUN

HENDERSON, Nev. 89052

Physician Assistant, Surgical

28%

of this provider's 250 patients got this service
70

Performed in a facility

28%

of this provider's 250 patients got this service
1
JOHN DORCHAK

COLUMBUS, Ga. 31909

Orthopaedic Surgery

9%

of this provider's 706 patients got this service
67

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 706 patients got this service
1
JOLENE FONDRK

COLUMBUS, Ga. 31909

Physician Assistant

31%

of this provider's 216 patients got this service
67

Performed in a facility

31%

of this provider's 216 patients got this service
1
LUIS TUMIALAN

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. 85251

Neurological Surgery

14%

of this provider's 476 patients got this service
66

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 476 patients got this service
1
AMIR TAHERNIA

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. 92270

Orthopaedic Surgery

7%

of this provider's 972 patients got this service
65

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 972 patients got this service
1
JUSTIN FIELD

PHOENIX, Ariz. 85020

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

10%

of this provider's 612 patients got this service
65

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 612 patients got this service
1
YOGISH KAMATH

W. ROXBURY, Mass. 02132

Neurological Surgery

9%

of this provider's 681 patients got this service
64

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 681 patients got this service
1
CARY IDLER

RALEIGH, N.C. 27609

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

8%

of this provider's 394 patients got this service
61

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 394 patients got this service
1.1
KIRT EDLY

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. 92270

Physician Assistant, Medical

12%

of this provider's 511 patients got this service
60

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 511 patients got this service
1
BRAD THOMAS

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Neurological Surgery

7%

of this provider's 839 patients got this service
58

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 839 patients got this service
1
ANDREW KUHLMAN

PHOENIX, Ariz. 85020

Physician Assistant, Surgical

42%

of this provider's 135 patients got this service
58

Performed in a facility

42%

of this provider's 135 patients got this service
1
DAVID ANDERSON

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. 19107

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

11%

of this provider's 516 patients got this service
58

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 516 patients got this service
1
LARRY PARKER

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. 35801

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

9%

of this provider's 659 patients got this service
58

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 659 patients got this service
1
TECK SOO

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. 48075

Neurological Surgery

7%

of this provider's 812 patients got this service
57

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 812 patients got this service
1
CONSTANTINE TOUMBIS

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. 34429

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

3%

of this provider's 1,901 patients got this service
57

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,901 patients got this service
1
REX DOCTOLERO

FRESNO, Calif. 93720

Physician Assistant

44%

of this provider's 125 patients got this service
56

Performed in a facility

44%

of this provider's 125 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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