Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Removal of gallbladder using an endoscope

Service Code: 47562, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$2,082,205.75

Total Times Performed (or Units)

83,771

Rank Among All Services

973

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
6,794 Florida
6,319 California
5,150 Texas
3,875 North Carolina
3,643 New York
3,332 New Jersey
3,069 Alabama
3,004 Indiana
2,970 Georgia
2,961 Illinois
2,932 Pennsylvania
2,792 Michigan
2,773 Missouri
2,473 Tennessee
2,394 Louisiana
2,196 Kentucky
2,184 South Carolina
1,911 Ohio
1,888 Arizona
1,837 Oklahoma
1,831 Mississippi
1,752 Maryland
1,657 Virginia
1,525 Massachusetts
1,278 Arkansas
1,126 Kansas
922 Nebraska
814 West Virginia
798 Colorado
774 Nevada
698 Connecticut
694 Wisconsin
629 Iowa
627 Washington
580 Delaware
434 Montana
419 Idaho
343 Maine
318 Oregon
275 New Hampshire
262 North Dakota
245 Minnesota
234 New Mexico
230 Rhode Island
216 South Dakota
203 Wyoming
120 Utah
108 Vermont
54 Washington, DC
51 Hawaii
23 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
MICHAEL BANDA

BOSSIER CITY, La. 71111

Surgery

23%

of this provider's 405 patients got this service
95

Performed in a facility

23%

of this provider's 405 patients got this service
1
WILLIAM NORWOOD

SHREVEPORT, La. 71103

Surgery

18%

of this provider's 467 patients got this service
84

Performed in a facility

18%

of this provider's 467 patients got this service
1
JAMES ELLETT

SUMTER, S.C. 29150

Specialist

63%

of this provider's 130 patients got this service
82

Performed in a facility

63%

of this provider's 130 patients got this service
1
RANDALL NICHOLS

DOTHAN, Ala. 36301

Surgery

7%

of this provider's 1,095 patients got this service
80

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 1,095 patients got this service
1
MAOHAO HAN

LEESBURG, Fla. 34788

Surgery

10%

of this provider's 829 patients got this service
79

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 829 patients got this service
1
TIMOTHY WHEELER

ASHLAND, Ky. 41101

Surgery

13%

of this provider's 557 patients got this service
74

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 557 patients got this service
1
SURGERY CENTER OF CULLMAN LLC

CULLMAN, Ala. 35055

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

5%

of this provider's 1,523 patients got this service
74

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 1,523 patients got this service
1
JAMES HOWELL

BOSSIER CITY, La. 71111

Surgery

26%

of this provider's 287 patients got this service
74

Performed in a facility

26%

of this provider's 287 patients got this service
1
LINDSAY MONTGOMERY

PAINTSVILLE, Ky. 41240

Physician Assistant

26%

of this provider's 282 patients got this service
72

Performed in a facility

26%

of this provider's 282 patients got this service
1
JAMES BURKE

SHREVEPORT, La. 71101

Surgery

10%

of this provider's 669 patients got this service
70

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 669 patients got this service
1
STEPHEN BRITT

ALBERTVILLE, Ala. 35951

Surgery

6%

of this provider's 1,151 patients got this service
69

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 1,151 patients got this service
1
JAMES GONZALEZ

REDDING, Calif. 96001

Surgery

8%

of this provider's 892 patients got this service
69

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 892 patients got this service
1
RICHARD JENNINGS

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. 37404

Surgery

9%

of this provider's 757 patients got this service
67

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 757 patients got this service
1
KATHERINE BOONE

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. 46237

Physician Assistant, Surgical

47%

of this provider's 139 patients got this service
66

Performed in a facility

47%

of this provider's 139 patients got this service
1
PAUL BROCK

ROME, Ga. 30165

Surgery

7%

of this provider's 930 patients got this service
66

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 930 patients got this service
1
JOSE ESTIGARRIBIA

BRADENTON, Fla. 34207

Surgery

9%

of this provider's 731 patients got this service
65

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 731 patients got this service
1
JOUBIN KHORSAND

DES PLAINES, Ill. 60016

Surgery

9%

of this provider's 720 patients got this service
63

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 720 patients got this service
1
ROLAND HAMRICK

CHARLESTON, W.Va. 25301

Not Specified

10%

of this provider's 659 patients got this service
63

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 659 patients got this service
1
JOHN MCKENZIE

PARK RIDGE, Ill. 60068

Specialist

45%

of this provider's 137 patients got this service
62

Performed in a facility

45%

of this provider's 137 patients got this service
1
JAMES MCCURDY

NORMAN, Okla. 73071

Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)

12%

of this provider's 525 patients got this service
62

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 525 patients got this service
1
MATHEW JOHNSON

CORINTH, Miss. 38834

Surgery

10%

of this provider's 593 patients got this service
60

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 593 patients got this service
1
JOHN GROVES

ALBERTVILLE, Ala. 35951

Surgery

8%

of this provider's 744 patients got this service
60

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 744 patients got this service
1
JAMES PITT

COLUMBIA, Mo. 65201

Surgery

15%

of this provider's 392 patients got this service
60

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 392 patients got this service
1
THE SURGERY CENTER, LLC

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

4%

of this provider's 1,395 patients got this service
60

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,395 patients got this service
1
DANNY PUGH

ATHENS, Tex. 75751

Surgery

14%

of this provider's 436 patients got this service
59

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 436 patients got this service
1
ORVILLE RICKEY

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73112

Surgery

42%

of this provider's 142 patients got this service
59

Performed in a facility

42%

of this provider's 142 patients got this service
1
PATRICK SCHIMPF

ANNAPOLIS, Md. 21401

Surgery

23%

of this provider's 254 patients got this service
59

Performed in a facility

23%

of this provider's 254 patients got this service
1
STEPHEN NAGENGAST

LINCOLN, Neb. 68510

Surgery

15%

of this provider's 396 patients got this service
59

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 396 patients got this service
1
GEORGE GILLIAM

OWENSBORO, Ky. 42303

Specialist

10%

of this provider's 607 patients got this service
58

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 607 patients got this service
1
TARUN BHANDARI

BRICK, N.J. 08723

Surgical Oncology

7%

of this provider's 814 patients got this service
58

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 814 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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