Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Needle biopsy of lung or chest tissue,

Accessed through the skin

Service Code: 32405, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$163,449.35

Total Times Performed (or Units)

42,217

Rank Among All Services

1,256

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
3,529 California
3,302 Florida
3,119 Texas
2,692 New York
1,964 Michigan
1,777 Illinois
1,388 Arizona
1,365 Georgia
1,344 Indiana
1,298 Pennsylvania
1,201 Ohio
1,163 Virginia
1,153 Tennessee
1,118 Missouri
1,111 North Carolina
1,047 Maryland
1,017 New Jersey
958 Arkansas
859 Washington
780 South Carolina
768 Massachusetts
721 Oklahoma
665 Iowa
636 Mississippi
634 Wisconsin
601 Kentucky
582 Kansas
509 Alabama
483 Nebraska
463 Louisiana
456 Connecticut
389 Oregon
361 South Dakota
315 Minnesota
305 Nevada
236 West Virginia
226 North Dakota
185 Washington, DC
178 Colorado
164 Utah
159 Vermont
158 Maine
156 New Hampshire
141 Rhode Island
110 Montana
102 Idaho
101 Delaware
98 New Mexico
46 Hawaii
35 Wyoming
22 Alaska

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
DAVID YANKELEVITZ

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10029

Diagnostic Radiology

30%

of this provider's 547 patients got this service
172

Performed in an office

30%

of this provider's 547 patients got this service
1.1
SCOTT BAUM

MEMPHIS, Tenn. 38120

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

5%

of this provider's 2,264 patients got this service
108

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 2,264 patients got this service
1
FEREIDOUN ABTIN

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90095

Diagnostic Radiology

5%

of this provider's 1,585 patients got this service
85

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 1,585 patients got this service
1
BLAIR GILL

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. 63703

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 2,899 patients got this service
83

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 2,899 patients got this service
1
RONALD ARAMS

WALDWICK, N.J. 07463

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 3,043 patients got this service
82

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 3,043 patients got this service
1
RYAN WALSH

BURLINGTON, Vt. 05401

Diagnostic Radiology

4%

of this provider's 1,887 patients got this service
80

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,887 patients got this service
1
NADIM MUALLEM

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10065

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

18%

of this provider's 425 patients got this service
77

Performed in a facility

18%

of this provider's 425 patients got this service
1
ROBERT MYERS

SAVANNAH, Ga. 31405

Diagnostic Radiology

1%

of this provider's 5,860 patients got this service
75

Performed in a facility

1%

of this provider's 5,860 patients got this service
1
BASSAM DAGHMAN

BAY CITY, Mich. 48706

Diagnostic Radiology

6%

of this provider's 1,084 patients got this service
75

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 1,084 patients got this service
1.1
MATTHEW HASSELMAN

FORT WAYNE, Ind. 46805

Physician Assistant, Medical

19%

of this provider's 379 patients got this service
74

Performed in a facility

19%

of this provider's 379 patients got this service
1
RICHARD ARRIOLA

TUPELO, Miss. 38801

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 4,439 patients got this service
72

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 4,439 patients got this service
1
NOBUO NAKAGAWA

SAGINAW, Mich. 48603

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

2%

of this provider's 3,147 patients got this service
67

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 3,147 patients got this service
1
JEFFREY HOWARD

TUPELO, Miss. 38801

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 4,238 patients got this service
66

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 4,238 patients got this service
1
RAYMOND BERTINO

PEORIA, Ill. 61602

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 3,227 patients got this service
64

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 3,227 patients got this service
1
ROBERT SUH

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90095

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 2,116 patients got this service
64

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 2,116 patients got this service
1
TOM BRUMITT

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. 63703

Diagnostic Radiology

5%

of this provider's 1,225 patients got this service
64

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 1,225 patients got this service
1
ROBERT VOGT

EVANSVILLE, Ind. 47750

Not Specified

5%

of this provider's 1,143 patients got this service
63

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 1,143 patients got this service
1.1
KENNETH ROBBINS

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

3%

of this provider's 2,173 patients got this service
63

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 2,173 patients got this service
1
STUART ARONSON

FORT WORTH, Tex. 76104

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 3,139 patients got this service
63

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 3,139 patients got this service
1
JAMES KIM

WARREN, Mich. 48093

Diagnostic Radiology

7%

of this provider's 917 patients got this service
62

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 917 patients got this service
1
MICHAEL TSAPAKOS

LEBANON, N.H. 03756

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 2,338 patients got this service
62

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 2,338 patients got this service
1
DAVID LACEY

CLIVE, Iowa 50325

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

5%

of this provider's 1,293 patients got this service
62

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 1,293 patients got this service
1
ALAN BENNIE

SEBRING, Fla. 33872

Diagnostic Radiology

10%

of this provider's 563 patients got this service
61

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 563 patients got this service
1
CLINT WOOD

FORT SMITH, Ark. 72901

Diagnostic Radiology

4%

of this provider's 1,497 patients got this service
59

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,497 patients got this service
1
SANJAY PATHAK

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. 47804

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 1,795 patients got this service
59

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,795 patients got this service
1
JOHN BELVILLE

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. 92708

Diagnostic Radiology

13%

of this provider's 416 patients got this service
58

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 416 patients got this service
1.1
ERIC SCHMIDLIN

ANN ARBOR, Mich. 48109

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 1,869 patients got this service
58

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,869 patients got this service
1
RAVI MURTHY

HOUSTON, Tex. 77030

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

18%

of this provider's 314 patients got this service
58

Performed in a facility

18%

of this provider's 314 patients got this service
1
ALAN MCDANIEL

DES MOINES, Iowa 50314

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

3%

of this provider's 2,142 patients got this service
57

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 2,142 patients got this service
1
PIERRE ZAYAT

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. 48035

Diagnostic Radiology

5%

of this provider's 1,065 patients got this service
57

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 1,065 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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