Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Insertion of guide wire with dilation of

Esophagus using an endoscope

Service Code: 43248, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$431,862.39

Total Times Performed (or Units)

131,570

Rank Among All Services

807

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
16,810 Florida
11,343 Texas
8,152 Tennessee
6,035 Georgia
5,778 Washington
5,694 Mississippi
5,307 North Carolina
4,761 Pennsylvania
4,646 Missouri
4,174 Indiana
4,104 California
3,922 Ohio
3,877 Colorado
3,791 Michigan
3,402 Illinois
3,179 Louisiana
3,169 Alabama
2,650 Oklahoma
2,401 South Carolina
2,147 Arizona
2,142 Kentucky
2,040 Wisconsin
2,005 Idaho
1,948 Virginia
1,747 Arkansas
1,743 Oregon
1,698 Maryland
1,378 Iowa
1,332 Wyoming
1,327 New York
1,142 Nevada
1,016 New Jersey
913 Kansas
837 Nebraska
783 Massachusetts
754 Minnesota
655 Rhode Island
484 New Mexico
419 Maine
334 Utah
315 South Dakota
255 Montana
255 New Hampshire
219 Delaware
138 Alaska
101 North Dakota
80 Connecticut
78 West Virginia
73 Washington, DC
17 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
GASTROINTESTINAL ASSOCIATES ENDOSCOPY CENTER, LLC

FLOWOOD, Miss. 39232

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Endoscopy

14%

of this provider's 4,040 patients got this service
610

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 4,040 patients got this service
1.1
BOB SOUDER

JACKSON, Tenn. 38305

Gastroenterology

18%

of this provider's 2,789 patients got this service
565

Performed in a facility

18%

of this provider's 2,789 patients got this service
1.1
TRANSSOUTH HEALTH CARE PC

JACKSON, Tenn. 38305

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

35%

of this provider's 1,445 patients got this service
563

Performed in a facility

35%

of this provider's 1,445 patients got this service
1.1
G I DIAGNOSTIC AND THERAPEUTIC CENTER LLC

GERMANTOWN, Tenn. 38138

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Endoscopy

7%

of this provider's 7,948 patients got this service
546

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 7,948 patients got this service
1
HATTIESBURG CLINIC PA

HATTIESBURG, Miss. 39401

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

9%

of this provider's 4,964 patients got this service
507

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 4,964 patients got this service
1.1
DIGESTIVE DISEASE SPECIALISTS INC

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73112

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

14%

of this provider's 3,174 patients got this service
476

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 3,174 patients got this service
1.1
SPOKANE DIGESTIVE DISEASE CENTER, P.S.

SPOKANE, Wash. 99204

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

16%

of this provider's 2,422 patients got this service
460

Performed in a facility

16%

of this provider's 2,422 patients got this service
1.2
NORTHWEST MICHIGAN SURGERY CENTER LLC

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. 49684

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

8%

of this provider's 4,840 patients got this service
416

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 4,840 patients got this service
1.1
THE ENDOSCOPY CENTER OF WEST CENTRAL OHIO, LLC

LIMA, Ohio 45806

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

17%

of this provider's 1,683 patients got this service
374

Performed in a facility

17%

of this provider's 1,683 patients got this service
1.3
SUMMIT ENDOSCOPY CENTER

FAYETTEVILLE, Ga. 30214

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

15%

of this provider's 2,361 patients got this service
370

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 2,361 patients got this service
1.1
GULF COAST ENDOSCOPY CENTER OF VENICE LLC

VENICE, Fla. 34285

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

11%

of this provider's 2,980 patients got this service
367

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 2,980 patients got this service
1.1
CASPER WY ENDOSCOPY ASC LLC

CASPER, Wyo. 82601

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

29%

of this provider's 1,156 patients got this service
366

Performed in a facility

29%

of this provider's 1,156 patients got this service
1.1
ENDOSCOPY CENTER OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS LP

BEAUMONT, Tex. 77702

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

14%

of this provider's 2,463 patients got this service
358

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 2,463 patients got this service
1
STEPHEN MATTER

NORMAL, Ill. 61761

Gastroenterology

28%

of this provider's 1,061 patients got this service
357

Performed in a facility

28%

of this provider's 1,061 patients got this service
1.2
DEREK HOLCOMBE

ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. 35010

Gastroenterology

22%

of this provider's 1,337 patients got this service
351

Performed in a facility

22%

of this provider's 1,337 patients got this service
1.2
ENDOSCOPY GROUP LLC

PENSACOLA, Fla. 32503

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

9%

of this provider's 3,615 patients got this service
345

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 3,615 patients got this service
1.1
SURGERY CENTRE OF SW FLORIDA LLC

CAPE CORAL, Fla. 33990

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

13%

of this provider's 2,308 patients got this service
329

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 2,308 patients got this service
1.1
GASTROINTESTINAL INSTITUTE, LLC.

NORMAL, Ill. 61761

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

37%

of this provider's 746 patients got this service
328

Performed in a facility

37%

of this provider's 746 patients got this service
1.2
LAKELAND SURGICAL & DIAGNOSTIC CENTER LLP

LAKELAND, Fla. 33805

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

9%

of this provider's 3,548 patients got this service
322

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 3,548 patients got this service
1.1
HRAIR SIMONIAN

FORT SMITH, Ark. 72901

Gastroenterology

15%

of this provider's 1,933 patients got this service
319

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 1,933 patients got this service
1.1
AUSTIN ENDOSCOPY CENTER I, LP

AUSTIN, Tex. 78757

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

7%

of this provider's 4,243 patients got this service
317

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 4,243 patients got this service
1.1
RAPHAEL RUSYNYK

MILTON, Fla. 32570

Gastroenterology

25%

of this provider's 1,167 patients got this service
306

Performed in a facility

25%

of this provider's 1,167 patients got this service
1.1
MONTE FINCH

MURRAY, Ky. 42071

Gastroenterology

29%

of this provider's 940 patients got this service
305

Performed in a facility

29%

of this provider's 940 patients got this service
1.1
CROSS TIMBERS SURGERY CENTER

ARLINGTON, Tex. 76012

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

16%

of this provider's 1,582 patients got this service
303

Performed in a facility

16%

of this provider's 1,582 patients got this service
1.2
THE SURGERY & ENDOSCOPY CENTER LLC

SEBRING, Fla. 33870

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

12%

of this provider's 2,357 patients got this service
301

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 2,357 patients got this service
1
URVISH SHAH

LANSING, Mich. 48911

Gastroenterology

42%

of this provider's 571 patients got this service
298

Performed in a facility

42%

of this provider's 571 patients got this service
1.3
GOOD SHEPHERD AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER

LONGVIEW, Tex. 75601

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

9%

of this provider's 2,791 patients got this service
292

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 2,791 patients got this service
1.2
WICHITA FALLS ENDOSCOPY CENTER

WICHITA FALLS, Tex. 76301

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

13%

of this provider's 2,087 patients got this service
291

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 2,087 patients got this service
1.1
RAOUL JOUBRAN

CASPER, Wyo. 82601

Gastroenterology

25%

of this provider's 1,038 patients got this service
287

Performed in a facility

25%

of this provider's 1,038 patients got this service
1.1
SURGERY CENTER OF VOLUSIA, LLC

PORT ORANGE, Fla. 32129

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

11%

of this provider's 2,457 patients got this service
282

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 2,457 patients got this service
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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