Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Control of nasal bleeding using an endoscope

Service Code: 31238, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$110,300.27

Total Times Performed (or Units)

12,536

Rank Among All Services

1,857

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
2,003 Florida
1,878 New York
988 Pennsylvania
777 California
744 New Jersey
670 Texas
659 Maryland
581 Illinois
379 Arizona
350 Massachusetts
271 Indiana
238 Virginia
235 North Carolina
214 South Carolina
206 Georgia
198 Wisconsin
192 Kansas
169 Ohio
152 Connecticut
133 Michigan
129 Colorado
126 Nebraska
118 Tennessee
109 Missouri
100 Washington
99 Alabama
94 Iowa
89 Louisiana
86 Minnesota
74 Oregon
72 New Mexico
68 Arkansas
65 Mississippi
54 Kentucky
45 South Dakota
34 Nevada
34 Vermont
34 Oklahoma
27 Delaware
15 Utah
15 West Virginia
12 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 LIPIN

JUPITER, Fla. 33458

Otolaryngology

11%

of this provider's 1,235 patients got this service
257

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 1,235 patients got this service
1.8
ERIK KASS

BETHESDA, Md. 20814

Otolaryngology

75%

of this provider's 154 patients got this service
222

Performed in an office

75%

of this provider's 154 patients got this service
1.9
STEVEN KASE

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. 10601

Specialist

34%

of this provider's 339 patients got this service
178

Performed in an office

34%

of this provider's 339 patients got this service
1.5
SHEFALI SHAH

LONG BEACH, N.Y. 11561

Otolaryngology

11%

of this provider's 725 patients got this service
110

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 725 patients got this service
1.4
STEPHEN WARMAN

FOREST HILLS, N.Y. 11375

Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery

10%

of this provider's 932 patients got this service
103

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 932 patients got this service
1.1
RAMAKUMAR RAYASAM

PHILLIPSBURG, N.J. 08865

Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck

13%

of this provider's 561 patients got this service
91

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 561 patients got this service
1.2
HAMID OBEID

ROME, N.Y. 13440

Otolaryngology

9%

of this provider's 716 patients got this service
81

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 716 patients got this service
1.2
STANLEY SCHACK

OMAHA, Neb. 68144

Otolaryngology

6%

of this provider's 464 patients got this service
75

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 464 patients got this service
2.8
ANIT PATEL

PLYMOUTH, Mass. 02360

Otolaryngic Allergy

4%

of this provider's 1,361 patients got this service
70

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,361 patients got this service
1.3
PHILIP LIU

HONESDALE, Pa. 18431

Otolaryngology

3%

of this provider's 1,821 patients got this service
69

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,821 patients got this service
1.2
TODD PARNES

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. 33446

Facial Plastic Surgery

3%

of this provider's 1,954 patients got this service
65

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,954 patients got this service
1.2
STEUART HEATON

TYLER, Tex. 75703

Otolaryngology

4%

of this provider's 1,293 patients got this service
63

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,293 patients got this service
1.3
ANDREW PARKER

NORWALK, Conn. 06851

Otolaryngology

3%

of this provider's 1,291 patients got this service
60

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,291 patients got this service
1.5
LARRY FEINER

POTTSTOWN, Pa. 19464

Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery

4%

of this provider's 983 patients got this service
59

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 983 patients got this service
1.4
STEPHEN PAREY

COLUMBIA, Tenn. 38401

Otolaryngology

3%

of this provider's 1,551 patients got this service
57

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,551 patients got this service
1.4
ALAN SHIKANI

BALTIMORE, Md. 21218

Otolaryngology

4%

of this provider's 802 patients got this service
57

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 802 patients got this service
1.6
KENNETH BRISKIN

CHESTER, Pa. 19013

Otolaryngology

7%

of this provider's 719 patients got this service
56

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 719 patients got this service
1.2
BARAK GREENFIELD

MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. 11758

Otolaryngology

5%

of this provider's 956 patients got this service
54

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 956 patients got this service
1
JONGWOOK HAM

ELGIN, Ill. 60123

Otolaryngology

6%

of this provider's 585 patients got this service
54

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 585 patients got this service
1.5
MAJID TORABI

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. 92270

Specialist

5%

of this provider's 747 patients got this service
54

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 747 patients got this service
1.4
SURESH RAJAMANICKAM

WELLINGTON, Fla. 33414

Specialist

3%

of this provider's 1,073 patients got this service
51

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,073 patients got this service
1.6
WAYNE EISMAN

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. 10601

Otolaryngology

5%

of this provider's 850 patients got this service
49

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 850 patients got this service
1.3
SHASHIDHAR REDDY

SPARTA, N.J. 07871

Specialist

5%

of this provider's 572 patients got this service
48

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 572 patients got this service
1.7
HOWARD LANDSMAN

BRICK, N.J. 08724

Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery

3%

of this provider's 1,285 patients got this service
46

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,285 patients got this service
1.2
ALEXANDER OVCHINSKY

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11229

Specialist

5%

of this provider's 759 patients got this service
46

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 759 patients got this service
1.2
RAY LARA

TUCSON, Ariz. 85718

Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery

4%

of this provider's 691 patients got this service
44

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 691 patients got this service
1.6
JORDAN JOSEPHSON

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10021

Specialist

22%

of this provider's 122 patients got this service
43

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 122 patients got this service
1.6
ROBERT MILLER

ST AUGUSTINE, Fla. 32086

Otology & Neurotology

2%

of this provider's 1,641 patients got this service
43

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 1,641 patients got this service
1.3
T VENKATESAN

CHICAGO, Ill. 60602

Otolaryngology

5%

of this provider's 747 patients got this service
43

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 747 patients got this service
1.2
DAVID WILKEY

FARMINGTON, N.M. 87401

Otolaryngic Allergy

6%

of this provider's 531 patients got this service
42

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 531 patients got this service
1.3

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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