Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Insertion of posterior spinal instrumentation for spinal

Stabilization, 3 to 6 vertebral segments

Service Code: 22842, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$1,078,410.13

Total Times Performed (or Units)

51,212

Rank Among All Services

1,159

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
4,014 California
4,005 Florida
3,030 Texas
2,392 North Carolina
2,379 Ohio
2,148 Michigan
2,052 Georgia
1,910 Virginia
1,834 Pennsylvania
1,711 Colorado
1,515 Maryland
1,507 Missouri
1,506 Illinois
1,454 New York
1,406 Washington
1,342 Indiana
1,195 Arizona
1,187 Alabama
1,168 Tennessee
1,015 Massachusetts
986 Kansas
941 Louisiana
934 Oklahoma
835 Utah
819 Nevada
764 New Jersey
729 South Carolina
678 Kentucky
593 Nebraska
481 Connecticut
464 Minnesota
422 Idaho
358 Wisconsin
333 Iowa
323 Oregon
277 Mississippi
266 Arkansas
260 Delaware
258 North Dakota
202 Montana
186 Rhode Island
177 West Virginia
172 South Dakota
161 New Mexico
150 Washington, DC
139 Alaska
114 New Hampshire
108 Maine
100 Hawaii
90 Wyoming
83 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
JOHN BURKUS

COLUMBUS, Ga. 31909

Orthopaedic Surgery

15%

of this provider's 681 patients got this service
100

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 681 patients got this service
1
GREGORY OETTING

AUGUSTA, Ga. 30907

Neurological Surgery

17%

of this provider's 567 patients got this service
98

Performed in a facility

17%

of this provider's 567 patients got this service
1
THOMAS PARFENCHUCK

AUGUSTA, Ga. 30901

Orthopaedic Surgery

14%

of this provider's 675 patients got this service
96

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 675 patients got this service
1
CLAYTON DEAN

BALTIMORE, Md. 21202

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

13%

of this provider's 694 patients got this service
88

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 694 patients got this service
1
JEFFREY CARLSON

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. 23606

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

5%

of this provider's 1,648 patients got this service
86

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 1,648 patients got this service
1
ERIK SPAYDE

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. 91360

Orthopaedic Surgery

7%

of this provider's 1,289 patients got this service
84

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 1,289 patients got this service
1
YEVGENIY KHAVKIN

LAS VEGAS, Nev. 89144

Neurological Surgery

19%

of this provider's 443 patients got this service
84

Performed in a facility

19%

of this provider's 443 patients got this service
1
TONIA YOCUM

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. 23601

Physician Assistant

45%

of this provider's 188 patients got this service
84

Performed in a facility

45%

of this provider's 188 patients got this service
1
LUIS DUARTE

SAN ANGELO, Tex. 76903

Neurological Surgery

8%

of this provider's 995 patients got this service
84

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 995 patients got this service
1
JOHN SIMPSON

RICHMOND, Va. 23226

Specialist

10%

of this provider's 807 patients got this service
83

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 807 patients got this service
1
JONATHAN RICE

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. 91360

Physician Assistant, Surgical

25%

of this provider's 327 patients got this service
83

Performed in a facility

25%

of this provider's 327 patients got this service
1
WILLIAM WARREN

CHESAPEAKE, Va. 23320

Physician Assistant, Medical

20%

of this provider's 391 patients got this service
80

Performed in a facility

20%

of this provider's 391 patients got this service
1
ROBERT WATERMAN

UPPER ARLINGTON, Ohio 43220

Physician Assistant, Surgical

40%

of this provider's 195 patients got this service
79

Performed in a facility

40%

of this provider's 195 patients got this service
1
ROBERT JOHNSON

SAN ANTONIO, Tex. 78229

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

24%

of this provider's 309 patients got this service
77

Performed in a facility

24%

of this provider's 309 patients got this service
1
HENRY ARYAN

FRESNO, Calif. 93720

Neurological Surgery

14%

of this provider's 541 patients got this service
76

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 541 patients got this service
1
CHRISTOPHER BROWN

DURHAM, N.C. 27710

Orthopaedic Surgery

12%

of this provider's 619 patients got this service
75

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 619 patients got this service
1
JOHNATHAN SIVILAY

FRESNO, Calif. 93720

Physician Assistant

36%

of this provider's 206 patients got this service
74

Performed in a facility

36%

of this provider's 206 patients got this service
1
NANCY MCRAE

FORT COLLINS, Colo. 80525

Physician Assistant, Surgical

37%

of this provider's 190 patients got this service
72

Performed in a facility

37%

of this provider's 190 patients got this service
1
KENNEDY YALAMANCHILI

NEWARK, Del. 19713

Specialist

10%

of this provider's 725 patients got this service
71

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 725 patients got this service
1
JASON DREYER

WALLA WALLA, Wash. 99362

Neurological Surgery

23%

of this provider's 305 patients got this service
71

Performed in a facility

23%

of this provider's 305 patients got this service
1
NICOLAS MARCOTTE

BOSTON, Mass. 02120

Neurological Surgery

19%

of this provider's 355 patients got this service
70

Performed in a facility

19%

of this provider's 355 patients got this service
1
STEVEN LUDWIG

BALTIMORE, Md. 21201

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

14%

of this provider's 489 patients got this service
70

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 489 patients got this service
1
KENNY EDWARDS

COLUMBUS, Miss. 39705

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

11%

of this provider's 620 patients got this service
68

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 620 patients got this service
1
IPPEI TAKAGI

LAS VEGAS, Nev. 89144

Neurological Surgery

23%

of this provider's 299 patients got this service
68

Performed in a facility

23%

of this provider's 299 patients got this service
1
JASON CASWELL

COLUMBUS, Miss. 39705

Physician Assistant, Surgical

10%

of this provider's 687 patients got this service
66

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 687 patients got this service
1
KORNELIS POELSTRA

DESTIN, Fla. 32541

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

14%

of this provider's 420 patients got this service
64

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 420 patients got this service
1.1
DAVID YAM

WALLA WALLA, Wash. 99362

Neurological Surgery

20%

of this provider's 311 patients got this service
64

Performed in a facility

20%

of this provider's 311 patients got this service
1
DEREK SUCHARDA

WALLA WALLA, Wash. 99362

Physician Assistant

27%

of this provider's 230 patients got this service
63

Performed in a facility

27%

of this provider's 230 patients got this service
1
SHAKARA SMITH

NEWARK, Del. 19713

Physician Assistant

25%

of this provider's 249 patients got this service
63

Performed in a facility

25%

of this provider's 249 patients got this service
1
TODD STEWART

SAINT LOUIS, Mo. 63110

Neurological Surgery

22%

of this provider's 283 patients got this service
62

Performed in a facility

22%

of this provider's 283 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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