Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

Partial removal of collar bone at shoulder

Using an endoscope

Service Code: 29824, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$805,018.63

Total Times Performed (or Units)

45,304

Rank Among All Services

1,214

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
5,499 Florida
2,748 California
2,412 Alabama
2,338 North Carolina
2,259 Texas
2,063 Georgia
1,736 Missouri
1,632 Ohio
1,629 Michigan
1,522 Oklahoma
1,514 South Carolina
1,507 Mississippi
1,401 Tennessee
1,305 Virginia
999 Illinois
966 Arizona
964 Indiana
865 Washington
850 Nevada
833 Louisiana
757 New York
707 Pennsylvania
687 Arkansas
635 Colorado
628 Massachusetts
608 New Jersey
546 Nebraska
507 Wisconsin
485 Iowa
482 Kansas
477 Maryland
415 Utah
393 South Dakota
355 Kentucky
343 Oregon
339 Minnesota
318 Connecticut
265 Idaho
226 New Hampshire
211 Delaware
174 Wyoming
171 Montana
127 North Dakota
117 Maine
106 New Mexico
68 West Virginia
56 Alaska
26 Rhode Island
20 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
SURGERY CENTER JV

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. 35801

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

4%

of this provider's 5,759 patients got this service
244

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 5,759 patients got this service
1
SURGICAL CENTER OF COLUMBIA ORTHOPAEDIC GROUP LLC

COLUMBIA, Mo. 65201

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

15%

of this provider's 1,110 patients got this service
168

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 1,110 patients got this service
1
LARRY FIELD

JACKSON, Miss. 39202

Orthopaedic Surgery

19%

of this provider's 851 patients got this service
160

Performed in a facility

19%

of this provider's 851 patients got this service
1
MARK BUCCI

NAPLES, Fla. 34110

Physician Assistant

47%

of this provider's 320 patients got this service
154

Performed in a facility

47%

of this provider's 320 patients got this service
1
JAMES GUERRA

NAPLES, Fla. 34110

Orthopaedic Surgery

8%

of this provider's 1,936 patients got this service
151

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 1,936 patients got this service
1
RIVERWALK ASC, LLC

FORT MYERS, Fla. 33919

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

13%

of this provider's 968 patients got this service
130

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 968 patients got this service
1
WILLIAM QUINN

COLUMBIA, Mo. 65201

Orthopaedic Surgery

23%

of this provider's 546 patients got this service
124

Performed in a facility

23%

of this provider's 546 patients got this service
1
RAHUL DESHMUKH

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 32256

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

8%

of this provider's 1,423 patients got this service
123

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 1,423 patients got this service
1
WILLIAM BOCKOVEN

COLUMBIA, Mo. 65201

Physician Assistant

56%

of this provider's 219 patients got this service
123

Performed in a facility

56%

of this provider's 219 patients got this service
1
CARLOS WOODWARD

MELBOURNE, Fla. 32901

Hand Surgery

16%

of this provider's 748 patients got this service
123

Performed in a facility

16%

of this provider's 748 patients got this service
1
PHYSICIANS DAY SURGERY INC

NAPLES, Fla. 34108

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

6%

of this provider's 1,924 patients got this service
118

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 1,924 patients got this service
1
WINTER PARK SURGERY CENTER LP

WINTER PARK, Fla. 32792

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

8%

of this provider's 1,382 patients got this service
117

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 1,382 patients got this service
1
SPECIALTY ASC LLC

LAS VEGAS, Nev. 89117

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

12%

of this provider's 952 patients got this service
116

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 952 patients got this service
1
JEROME CIULLO

TROY, Mich. 48098

Orthopaedic Surgery

43%

of this provider's 268 patients got this service
116

Performed in a facility

43%

of this provider's 268 patients got this service
1
PATRICK DENTON

FLORENCE, S.C. 29506

Sports Medicine

12%

of this provider's 950 patients got this service
116

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 950 patients got this service
1
THE SURGERY CENTER OF JACKSONVILLE LLC

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 32256

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

22%

of this provider's 508 patients got this service
113

Performed in a facility

22%

of this provider's 508 patients got this service
1
USC, LLC

TROY, Mich. 48098

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

16%

of this provider's 707 patients got this service
111

Performed in a facility

16%

of this provider's 707 patients got this service
1
NAPLES DAY SURGERY LLC

NAPLES, Fla. 34110

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

9%

of this provider's 1,231 patients got this service
110

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 1,231 patients got this service
1
SKYWAY SURGERY CENTER. LLC

CHICO, Calif. 95928

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

7%

of this provider's 1,577 patients got this service
108

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 1,577 patients got this service
1
SURGERY CENTER OF MOUNT DORA, LLC

MOUNT DORA, Fla. 32757

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

8%

of this provider's 1,236 patients got this service
107

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 1,236 patients got this service
1
CHAD SMALLEY

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. 37404

Sports Medicine

18%

of this provider's 579 patients got this service
106

Performed in a facility

18%

of this provider's 579 patients got this service
1
JOHN GRECO

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. 35801

Orthopaedic Surgery

14%

of this provider's 699 patients got this service
101

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 699 patients got this service
1
JEFFREY BERGSTRESSER

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. 35801

Physician Assistant

51%

of this provider's 187 patients got this service
98

Performed in a facility

51%

of this provider's 187 patients got this service
1
ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY CENTER OF SAN ANTONIO LP

SAN ANTONIO, Tex. 78216

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

7%

of this provider's 1,361 patients got this service
98

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 1,361 patients got this service
1
AMBULATORY SURGERY CENTER OF SPARTANBURG, LLC

SPARTANBURG, S.C. 29303

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

3%

of this provider's 2,812 patients got this service
97

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 2,812 patients got this service
1
CHIPPENHAM AMBULATORY SURGERY CENTER, LLC

RICHMOND, Va. 23225

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

9%

of this provider's 1,041 patients got this service
97

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 1,041 patients got this service
1
FAYETTEVILLE AMBULATORY SURGERY CENTER LIMITED PARTNERSHIP

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. 28304

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

3%

of this provider's 2,706 patients got this service
94

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 2,706 patients got this service
1
MOORE ORTHOPAEDIC CLINIC OUTPATIENT SURGERY CENTER, LLC

LEXINGTON, S.C. 29072

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

8%

of this provider's 1,158 patients got this service
94

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 1,158 patients got this service
1
WERNER BROOKS

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. 28791

Orthopaedic Surgery

8%

of this provider's 1,129 patients got this service
90

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 1,129 patients got this service
1
PAUL NITZ

DAYTON, Ohio 45420

Orthopaedic Surgery

23%

of this provider's 388 patients got this service
89

Performed in a facility

23%

of this provider's 388 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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