Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of lung airways using an

Endoscope

Service Code: 31622, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$125,507.53

Total Times Performed (or Units)

35,078

Rank Among All Services

1,335

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
3,752 Florida
3,142 California
2,846 Texas
1,997 New York
1,725 Pennsylvania
1,678 Mississippi
1,505 Ohio
1,436 Alabama
1,291 Tennessee
1,229 New Jersey
1,065 Illinois
1,008 Massachusetts
982 Georgia
964 Michigan
874 Indiana
865 Virginia
854 North Carolina
847 Kentucky
680 Maryland
622 Missouri
584 Arizona
513 Louisiana
439 Arkansas
435 South Dakota
421 South Carolina
377 Washington
340 Oklahoma
300 Kansas
239 Colorado
231 Connecticut
213 West Virginia
207 Minnesota
171 Wisconsin
163 Iowa
159 Nebraska
147 New Hampshire
132 Nevada
125 Maine
109 Delaware
75 Montana
57 Washington, DC
55 Utah
49 Vermont
49 New Mexico
41 Idaho
32 Oregon
21 North Dakota
15 Rhode Island

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
FAROUK BARBANDI

BAYTOWN, Tex. 77521

Pulmonary Disease

30%

of this provider's 582 patients got this service
304

Performed in a facility

30%

of this provider's 582 patients got this service
1.8
MATT KHOSHNEVIS

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. 90720

Pulmonary Disease

15%

of this provider's 646 patients got this service
237

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 646 patients got this service
2.4
BRODIE MCALPIN

CORINTH, Miss. 38834

Pulmonary Disease

14%

of this provider's 1,356 patients got this service
230

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 1,356 patients got this service
1.2
YADRANKO DUCIC

FORT WORTH, Tex. 76104

Otolaryngology

29%

of this provider's 549 patients got this service
226

Performed in a facility

29%

of this provider's 549 patients got this service
1.4
ROBERT CERFOLIO

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. 35249

Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)

46%

of this provider's 370 patients got this service
201

Performed in a facility

46%

of this provider's 370 patients got this service
1.2
AN PHAM

POTTSTOWN, Pa. 19464

Pulmonary Disease

12%

of this provider's 1,050 patients got this service
195

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 1,050 patients got this service
1.5
RAFIQUL ALAM

HAZARD, Ky. 41701

Specialist

28%

of this provider's 506 patients got this service
190

Performed in a facility

28%

of this provider's 506 patients got this service
1.4
LARRY CARRUTH

JACKSON, Tenn. 38305

Specialist

17%

of this provider's 942 patients got this service
175

Performed in a facility

17%

of this provider's 942 patients got this service
1.1
GEORGE ALCORN

MADISON, Ind. 47250

Internal Medicine

10%

of this provider's 1,430 patients got this service
162

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 1,430 patients got this service
1.2
ALEX LECHIN

HOUSTON, Tex. 77034

Pulmonary Disease

26%

of this provider's 537 patients got this service
161

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 537 patients got this service
1.2
PAUL VESCO

SARASOTA, Fla. 34239

Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)

34%

of this provider's 354 patients got this service
148

Performed in a facility

34%

of this provider's 354 patients got this service
1.2
RALPH BOURGEOIS

HOUMA, La. 70360

Pulmonary Disease

12%

of this provider's 891 patients got this service
146

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 891 patients got this service
1.4
GHULAM AZIZ

EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio 43920

Pulmonary Disease

12%

of this provider's 938 patients got this service
142

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 938 patients got this service
1.3
MANISH KAPADIA

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. 33952

Pulmonary Disease

5%

of this provider's 2,108 patients got this service
137

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 2,108 patients got this service
1.2
EDWARD HOLMES

MERIDIAN, Miss. 39301

Pulmonary Disease

6%

of this provider's 1,317 patients got this service
124

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 1,317 patients got this service
1.6
ROBERT STEWART

TUPELO, Miss. 38801

Pulmonary Disease

8%

of this provider's 1,053 patients got this service
123

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 1,053 patients got this service
1.4
MARK WIDMANN

MORRISTOWN, N.J. 07960

Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)

26%

of this provider's 454 patients got this service
122

Performed in a facility

26%

of this provider's 454 patients got this service
1
PAUL CASTELLANOS

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. 35233

Otolaryngology

22%

of this provider's 338 patients got this service
121

Performed in a facility

22%

of this provider's 338 patients got this service
1.7
AHMAD AGHA

MORRIS, Ill. 60450

Pulmonary Disease

6%

of this provider's 1,788 patients got this service
112

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 1,788 patients got this service
1
MATTHEW IVANOVICH

ELGIN, Ill. 60123

Pulmonary Disease

7%

of this provider's 1,497 patients got this service
111

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 1,497 patients got this service
1.1
FREDERICK PAKRON

GULFPORT, Miss. 39503

Specialist

15%

of this provider's 633 patients got this service
110

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 633 patients got this service
1.1
RICHMOND ALEXANDER

MERIDIAN, Miss. 39301

Pulmonary Disease

5%

of this provider's 1,583 patients got this service
106

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 1,583 patients got this service
1.2
WILLIAM REID

MERIDIAN, Miss. 39301

Pulmonary Disease

5%

of this provider's 1,223 patients got this service
106

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 1,223 patients got this service
1.6
WILLIAM EDMONSON

TUPELO, Miss. 38801

Pulmonary Disease

6%

of this provider's 1,395 patients got this service
105

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 1,395 patients got this service
1.2
KATHERINE PATIL

POTTSTOWN, Pa. 19464

Pulmonary Disease

11%

of this provider's 619 patients got this service
104

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 619 patients got this service
1.5
ROBERT LEBOVICS

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10019

Specialist

18%

of this provider's 218 patients got this service
96

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 218 patients got this service
2.5
FREDERICK DUGGAN

MERIDIAN, Miss. 39301

Pulmonary Disease

4%

of this provider's 2,308 patients got this service
94

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 2,308 patients got this service
1
JEFFRY JONES

SACRAMENTO, Calif. 95825

Pulmonary Disease

4%

of this provider's 821 patients got this service
94

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 821 patients got this service
3.2
KEITH WILLE

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. 35233

Critical Care Medicine

9%

of this provider's 288 patients got this service
93

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 288 patients got this service
3.6
CRAIG SHAPIRO

PUEBLO, Colo. 81003

Pulmonary Disease

3%

of this provider's 2,699 patients got this service
93

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 2,699 patients got this service
1.2

Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

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