Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Repair of knee joint

Service Code: 27447, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$7,760,220.54

Total Times Performed (or Units)

401,926

Rank Among All Services

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
29,012 Florida
26,674 California
24,240 Texas
18,348 Illinois
16,554 Pennsylvania
15,310 North Carolina
14,038 New York
13,909 Ohio
12,843 Michigan
11,774 Georgia
11,450 Indiana
11,312 New Jersey
11,300 Virginia
10,324 Washington
9,505 Arizona
9,244 Missouri
9,027 Massachusetts
8,613 Wisconsin
8,595 Maryland
8,488 South Carolina
8,307 Tennessee
8,042 Alabama
8,034 Kansas
7,708 Iowa
7,597 Oklahoma
7,498 Colorado
5,937 Kentucky
5,634 Nebraska
5,161 Arkansas
4,787 Louisiana
4,567 Minnesota
4,551 Oregon
4,488 Connecticut
4,345 Utah
3,867 Mississippi
3,605 South Dakota
3,298 Idaho
3,053 New Hampshire
2,802 West Virginia
2,665 Montana
2,515 Nevada
2,501 Delaware
2,256 Maine
1,892 New Mexico
1,772 North Dakota
1,047 Rhode Island
981 Vermont
795 Alaska
648 Wyoming
477 Hawaii
329 Washington, DC

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
VUONG NGUYEN

ORLANDO, Fla. 32819

Orthopaedic Trauma

43%

of this provider's 991 patients got this service
474

Performed in a facility

43%

of this provider's 991 patients got this service
1.1
KENNETH MARTIN

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Orthopaedic Surgery

29%

of this provider's 1,480 patients got this service
448

Performed in a facility

29%

of this provider's 1,480 patients got this service
1.1
SCOTT SCHOIFET

VOORHEES, N.J. 08043

Orthopaedic Surgery

27%

of this provider's 1,242 patients got this service
376

Performed in a facility

27%

of this provider's 1,242 patients got this service
1.1
KIRK KINDSFATER

FORT COLLINS, Colo. 80525

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

19%

of this provider's 1,751 patients got this service
336

Performed in a facility

19%

of this provider's 1,751 patients got this service
1
ALVIN ONG

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. 08234

Orthopaedic Surgery

19%

of this provider's 1,586 patients got this service
322

Performed in a facility

19%

of this provider's 1,586 patients got this service
1.1
JOHN DEARBORN

FREMONT, Calif. 94538

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

18%

of this provider's 1,803 patients got this service
318

Performed in a facility

18%

of this provider's 1,803 patients got this service
1
ANDREW YUN

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. 90292

Specialist

18%

of this provider's 1,658 patients got this service
308

Performed in a facility

18%

of this provider's 1,658 patients got this service
1
WILLIAM BALLARD

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. 37404

Orthopaedic Surgery

23%

of this provider's 1,317 patients got this service
308

Performed in a facility

23%

of this provider's 1,317 patients got this service
1
EDWARD HUMBERT

FORT MYERS, Fla. 33907

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

10%

of this provider's 2,939 patients got this service
308

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 2,939 patients got this service
1
RICHARD HEEKIN

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 32204

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

14%

of this provider's 1,922 patients got this service
307

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 1,922 patients got this service
1.1
RICK BASSETT

HARLINGEN, Tex. 78550

Orthopaedic Surgery

20%

of this provider's 1,318 patients got this service
298

Performed in a facility

20%

of this provider's 1,318 patients got this service
1.1
PAUL RIOTTA

SOMERS POINT, N.J. 08244

Physician Assistant

58%

of this provider's 479 patients got this service
293

Performed in a facility

58%

of this provider's 479 patients got this service
1.1
KEITH JEFFREY

FREMONT, Calif. 94538

Physician Assistant

28%

of this provider's 1,031 patients got this service
291

Performed in a facility

28%

of this provider's 1,031 patients got this service
1
CHRISTOPHER DAVIS

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Physician Assistant

51%

of this provider's 542 patients got this service
291

Performed in a facility

51%

of this provider's 542 patients got this service
1
MARTIN ROCHE

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. 33308

Orthopaedic Surgery

24%

of this provider's 1,162 patients got this service
287

Performed in a facility

24%

of this provider's 1,162 patients got this service
1
THOMAS LABERENZ

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. 35801

Physician Assistant

31%

of this provider's 868 patients got this service
275

Performed in a facility

31%

of this provider's 868 patients got this service
1
WAYNE GOODSON

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. 35801

Orthopaedic Surgery

15%

of this provider's 1,823 patients got this service
275

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 1,823 patients got this service
1
JAIME DONES

HARLINGEN, Tex. 78550

Physician Assistant, Surgical

78%

of this provider's 305 patients got this service
269

Performed in a facility

78%

of this provider's 305 patients got this service
1.1
GAVAN DUFFY

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 32256

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

11%

of this provider's 2,184 patients got this service
268

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 2,184 patients got this service
1.1
ALEXIS SOCKWELL

SARASOTA, Fla. 34232

Physician Assistant, Surgical

44%

of this provider's 582 patients got this service
264

Performed in a facility

44%

of this provider's 582 patients got this service
1
JAMES DUKE

OCALA, Fla. 34471

Orthopaedic Surgery

13%

of this provider's 1,870 patients got this service
257

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 1,870 patients got this service
1
ROBERT GOLDMAN

MORRISTOWN, N.J. 07962

Specialist

13%

of this provider's 1,856 patients got this service
252

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 1,856 patients got this service
1.1
HOWARD KAPP

NAPLES, Fla. 34102

Orthopaedic Surgery

11%

of this provider's 2,204 patients got this service
252

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 2,204 patients got this service
1
PARAMJEET GILL

FRESNO, Calif. 93720

Orthopaedic Surgery

30%

of this provider's 801 patients got this service
251

Performed in a facility

30%

of this provider's 801 patients got this service
1.1
FABIO OROZCO

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. 08234

Orthopaedic Surgery

17%

of this provider's 1,442 patients got this service
250

Performed in a facility

17%

of this provider's 1,442 patients got this service
1
THOMAS TKACH

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73103

Orthopaedic Surgery

17%

of this provider's 1,372 patients got this service
250

Performed in a facility

17%

of this provider's 1,372 patients got this service
1.1
JEAN FAIRCHILD

ORLANDO, Fla. 32819

Physician Assistant

25%

of this provider's 916 patients got this service
246

Performed in a facility

25%

of this provider's 916 patients got this service
1.1
STEPHEN HOWELL

SACRAMENTO, Calif. 95823

Orthopaedic Surgery

44%

of this provider's 514 patients got this service
242

Performed in a facility

44%

of this provider's 514 patients got this service
1.1
JAMES COFFEY

COLUMBIA, S.C. 29203

Physician Assistant, Surgical

62%

of this provider's 372 patients got this service
240

Performed in a facility

62%

of this provider's 372 patients got this service
1
WILLIAM SCHROER

BRIDGETON, Mo. 63044

Orthopaedic Surgery

31%

of this provider's 716 patients got this service
239

Performed in a facility

31%

of this provider's 716 patients got this service
1.1

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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