Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Biopsy or removal of nasal polyp or

Tissue using an endoscope

Service Code: 31237, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$253,371.65

Total Times Performed (or Units)

44,325

Rank Among All Services

1,229

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
5,778 Florida
4,720 California
3,947 Texas
3,208 New York
2,444 Pennsylvania
1,866 Georgia
1,842 North Carolina
1,452 Alabama
1,378 Illinois
1,236 New Jersey
1,123 Ohio
1,073 Tennessee
991 Maryland
988 Arizona
963 Virginia
925 Indiana
863 Louisiana
816 Missouri
799 Kansas
738 Massachusetts
728 Mississippi
708 Michigan
683 South Carolina
534 Colorado
512 Connecticut
453 Washington
436 Nebraska
431 Kentucky
336 Oregon
314 Iowa
229 Oklahoma
216 Nevada
205 West Virginia
189 South Dakota
147 Arkansas
136 Utah
105 New Mexico
99 Vermont
98 Delaware
92 Minnesota
90 Washington, DC
89 Wisconsin
73 Maine
67 Idaho
54 Montana
49 New Hampshire
37 Hawaii
22 Rhode Island
17 Wyoming

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
MADISON RICHARDSON

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. 90211

Otolaryngology

31%

of this provider's 468 patients got this service
534

Performed in an office

31%

of this provider's 468 patients got this service
3.7
ANITA JACKSON

LUMBERTON, N.C. 28358

Otolaryngology

89%

of this provider's 344 patients got this service
445

Performed in an office

89%

of this provider's 344 patients got this service
1.4
MARTIN HOPP

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90048

Otolaryngology

28%

of this provider's 613 patients got this service
327

Performed in an office

28%

of this provider's 613 patients got this service
1.9
MARC ROSEN

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. 19107

Otolaryngology

33%

of this provider's 391 patients got this service
264

Performed in an office

33%

of this provider's 391 patients got this service
2
WILLIAM BAUER

FERNANDINA, Fla. 32034

Otolaryngology

12%

of this provider's 342 patients got this service
252

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 342 patients got this service
6
JEAN ANDERSON ELOY

NEWARK, N.J. 07103

Otolaryngology

32%

of this provider's 210 patients got this service
243

Performed in an office

32%

of this provider's 210 patients got this service
3.6
BRADFORD WOODWORTH

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. 35249

Otolaryngology

35%

of this provider's 352 patients got this service
237

Performed in a facility

35%

of this provider's 352 patients got this service
1.9
SETH ROSENBERG

SARASOTA, Fla. 34239

Otology & Neurotology

4%

of this provider's 1,904 patients got this service
226

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,904 patients got this service
2.9
HARRY MIDGLEY

JUPITER, Fla. 33458

Otolaryngology

22%

of this provider's 223 patients got this service
223

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 223 patients got this service
4.5
YORAM LEITNER

WICHITA, Kan. 67206

Otolaryngology

23%

of this provider's 352 patients got this service
215

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 352 patients got this service
2.6
JAMES SAKR

DANSVILLE, N.Y. 14437

Otolaryngology

27%

of this provider's 318 patients got this service
213

Performed in an office

27%

of this provider's 318 patients got this service
2.5
LARRY FEINER

POTTSTOWN, Pa. 19464

Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery

7%

of this provider's 983 patients got this service
204

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 983 patients got this service
2.8
JEB JUSTICE

GAINESVILLE, Fla. 32610

Otolaryngology

37%

of this provider's 249 patients got this service
200

Performed in an office

37%

of this provider's 249 patients got this service
2.2
MICHAEL KAPLAN

HOUSTON, Tex. 77098

Otolaryngology

29%

of this provider's 424 patients got this service
193

Performed in an office

29%

of this provider's 424 patients got this service
1.6
BENJAMIN BLEIER

BOSTON, Mass. 02114

Otolaryngology

38%

of this provider's 263 patients got this service
188

Performed in a facility

38%

of this provider's 263 patients got this service
1.9
TRACY BYERLY

FREDERICKSBURG, Tex. 78624

Otolaryngology

14%

of this provider's 781 patients got this service
184

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 781 patients got this service
1.7
MICHAEL KIM

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. 90720

Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck

11%

of this provider's 800 patients got this service
181

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 800 patients got this service
2
HAMID OBEID

ROME, N.Y. 13440

Otolaryngology

14%

of this provider's 716 patients got this service
178

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 716 patients got this service
1.8
STEUART HEATON

TYLER, Tex. 75703

Otolaryngology

4%

of this provider's 1,293 patients got this service
177

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,293 patients got this service
3.1
VIJAY ANAND

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10021

Specialist

34%

of this provider's 227 patients got this service
176

Performed in an office

34%

of this provider's 227 patients got this service
2.3
STANLEY SCHACK

OMAHA, Neb. 68144

Otolaryngology

14%

of this provider's 464 patients got this service
174

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 464 patients got this service
2.7
GREGORY FLEMING

MORRISTOWN, N.J. 07960

Specialist

10%

of this provider's 829 patients got this service
174

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 829 patients got this service
2.2
NATHAN NACHLAS

BOCA RATON, Fla. 33487

Facial Plastic Surgery

14%

of this provider's 485 patients got this service
170

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 485 patients got this service
2.5
DANIEL BRANOVAN

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11235

Surgery

5%

of this provider's 2,107 patients got this service
169

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 2,107 patients got this service
1.6
ZAHER SROUR

HANOVER, Pa. 17331

Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery

7%

of this provider's 568 patients got this service
164

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 568 patients got this service
4.1
SUBINOY DAS

COLUMBUS, Ohio 43214

Otolaryngology

60%

of this provider's 48 patients got this service
164

Performed in an office

60%

of this provider's 48 patients got this service
5.7
JOSEPH MIRANTE

ORMOND BEACH, Fla. 32174

Specialist

6%

of this provider's 1,212 patients got this service
156

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 1,212 patients got this service
2
JAMES GOULD

FESTUS, Mo. 63028

Specialist

16%

of this provider's 627 patients got this service
152

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 627 patients got this service
1.5
GEORGE DOMB

REDDING, Calif. 96001

Otolaryngology

8%

of this provider's 749 patients got this service
150

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 749 patients got this service
2.4
ROY CASIANO

MIAMI, Fla. 33136

Otolaryngology

30%

of this provider's 265 patients got this service
148

Performed in a facility

30%

of this provider's 265 patients got this service
1.9

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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