Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of central venous catheter for infusion,

Patient 5 years or older

Service Code: 36556, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$1,062,867.63

Total Times Performed (or Units)

275,008

Rank Among All Services

564

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
28,431 Texas
22,240 California
21,763 Florida
14,696 New York
10,353 North Carolina
9,871 Virginia
9,421 Georgia
9,363 Pennsylvania
9,062 Ohio
9,020 Indiana
8,513 Tennessee
8,472 New Jersey
7,863 Illinois
7,835 Missouri
7,272 Michigan
6,079 Maryland
5,782 Arkansas
5,583 Louisiana
5,339 Kentucky
5,243 Mississippi
5,113 South Carolina
4,954 Alabama
4,918 Oklahoma
4,409 Arizona
4,299 Massachusetts
3,624 Nevada
3,554 Washington
3,218 Wisconsin
2,356 Kansas
2,291 Colorado
2,267 Nebraska
2,160 West Virginia
1,934 Connecticut
1,859 Minnesota
1,819 Oregon
1,430 Utah
1,395 Washington, DC
1,333 Iowa
1,245 South Dakota
1,086 North Dakota
1,006 New Hampshire
984 Montana
936 Maine
869 Hawaii
797 New Mexico
577 Vermont
516 Idaho
475 Alaska
423 Delaware
325 Rhode Island
118 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
ELEFTHERIOS ZISIS

ESSEX FELLS, N.J. 07021

Vascular Surgery

73%

of this provider's 715 patients got this service
779

Performed in a facility

73%

of this provider's 715 patients got this service
1.4
CHRISTOPHER HEWITT

FLORENCE, S.C. 29506

Not Specified

44%

of this provider's 863 patients got this service
445

Performed in a facility

44%

of this provider's 863 patients got this service
1.2
MICHAEL SERLE

PINEHURST, N.C. 28374

Physician Assistant

30%

of this provider's 1,049 patients got this service
375

Performed in a facility

30%

of this provider's 1,049 patients got this service
1.2
RAYMOND DANCHAK

LUBBOCK, Tex. 79414

Anesthesiology

73%

of this provider's 437 patients got this service
360

Performed in a facility

73%

of this provider's 437 patients got this service
1.1
JUSTIN HOMER

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73102

Physician Assistant, Medical

61%

of this provider's 411 patients got this service
342

Performed in a facility

61%

of this provider's 411 patients got this service
1.2
MIRANDA BAUGH

NORTH CHESTERFIELD, Va. 23235

Physician Assistant

61%

of this provider's 472 patients got this service
336

Performed in a facility

61%

of this provider's 472 patients got this service
1.2
MATTHEW GRAHAM

JACKSON, Tenn. 38301

Diagnostic Radiology

7%

of this provider's 4,139 patients got this service
322

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 4,139 patients got this service
1.1
LEIGH PIERSON

LAS VEGAS, Nev. 89102

Anesthesiology

57%

of this provider's 214 patients got this service
300

Performed in a facility

57%

of this provider's 214 patients got this service
1.1
ROGER HELLWEGE

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73112

Physician Assistant

44%

of this provider's 568 patients got this service
292

Performed in a facility

44%

of this provider's 568 patients got this service
1.1
FREDERICK JOHNSON

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72210

Diagnostic Radiology

8%

of this provider's 3,402 patients got this service
275

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 3,402 patients got this service
1.1
GAURAV GOSWAMI

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. 92660

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

24%

of this provider's 953 patients got this service
275

Performed in a facility

24%

of this provider's 953 patients got this service
1.2
PETER HARMAN

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73102

Surgical Critical Care

46%

of this provider's 481 patients got this service
267

Performed in a facility

46%

of this provider's 481 patients got this service
1.1
MUHAMMAD ABOU-SAMRA

TAMPA, Fla. 33606

Anesthesiology

71%

of this provider's 342 patients got this service
262

Performed in a facility

71%

of this provider's 342 patients got this service
1
LANI THOMAS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. 37129

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

6%

of this provider's 3,822 patients got this service
257

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 3,822 patients got this service
1.1
ERIC SCHNEIDER

FAIRFAX, Va. 22031

Physician Assistant

47%

of this provider's 477 patients got this service
248

Performed in a facility

47%

of this provider's 477 patients got this service
1.1
CIDNEY HULETT

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Critical Care Medicine

32%

of this provider's 691 patients got this service
244

Performed in a facility

32%

of this provider's 691 patients got this service
1.1
JOHN CROCKER

JACKSON, Tenn. 38301

Diagnostic Radiology

6%

of this provider's 3,768 patients got this service
230

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 3,768 patients got this service
1.1
ANDREW WEISINGER

COLUMBIA, S.C. 29204

Anesthesiology

66%

of this provider's 296 patients got this service
224

Performed in a facility

66%

of this provider's 296 patients got this service
1.1
SUSAN WORSHAM

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73112

Physician Assistant

37%

of this provider's 509 patients got this service
209

Performed in a facility

37%

of this provider's 509 patients got this service
1.1
NOAH DAVID

NORTH CHESTERFIELD, Va. 23235

Physician Assistant

41%

of this provider's 434 patients got this service
204

Performed in a facility

41%

of this provider's 434 patients got this service
1.1
RAJIV THAKUR

HOUSTON, Tex. 77054

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

3%

of this provider's 6,530 patients got this service
199

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 6,530 patients got this service
1.1
RUIZONG LI

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

16%

of this provider's 888 patients got this service
196

Performed in a facility

16%

of this provider's 888 patients got this service
1.4
GREGORY BRUNO

JACKSON, Tenn. 38301

Diagnostic Radiology

6%

of this provider's 3,345 patients got this service
195

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 3,345 patients got this service
1
PATRICK OGBUE

DALLAS, Tex. 75240

Anesthesiology

82%

of this provider's 235 patients got this service
195

Performed in a facility

82%

of this provider's 235 patients got this service
1
CHARLES WILLIAMS

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)

26%

of this provider's 715 patients got this service
191

Performed in a facility

26%

of this provider's 715 patients got this service
1
MOODY MAKAR

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90048

Anesthesiology

43%

of this provider's 389 patients got this service
187

Performed in a facility

43%

of this provider's 389 patients got this service
1
INDRANI SHUMAN

NORTH CHESTERFIELD, Va. 23235

Physician Assistant, Medical

54%

of this provider's 303 patients got this service
185

Performed in a facility

54%

of this provider's 303 patients got this service
1.1
NARESH KUMAR

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. 35401

Surgery

34%

of this provider's 478 patients got this service
185

Performed in a facility

34%

of this provider's 478 patients got this service
1.1
SADASHIV SHENOY

KENMORE, N.Y. 14217

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

23%

of this provider's 704 patients got this service
184

Performed in a facility

23%

of this provider's 704 patients got this service
1.1
BILL CHANG

WEBSTER, Tex. 77598

Vascular Surgery

22%

of this provider's 650 patients got this service
179

Performed in a facility

22%

of this provider's 650 patients got this service
1.2

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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