Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Repair of groin hernia patient age 5

Years or older

Service Code: 49505, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$980,392.24

Total Times Performed (or Units)

35,260

Rank Among All Services

1,332

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
3,783 California
3,299 Florida
2,215 Texas
1,899 New York
1,630 New Jersey
1,481 Pennsylvania
1,158 Illinois
1,154 Virginia
1,152 Michigan
1,097 Maryland
1,064 Massachusetts
1,048 Washington
914 Indiana
854 North Carolina
849 Missouri
809 Ohio
785 Arizona
771 Georgia
635 South Carolina
629 Alabama
607 Tennessee
561 Colorado
546 Arkansas
543 Kansas
492 Mississippi
471 Iowa
415 Oklahoma
373 Kentucky
364 Connecticut
353 Oregon
317 Nebraska
268 Utah
256 Delaware
255 New Mexico
223 Nevada
218 Idaho
196 Montana
189 Wisconsin
183 Louisiana
160 West Virginia
160 Washington, DC
144 New Hampshire
121 Wyoming
118 Rhode Island
116 Minnesota
106 North Dakota
95 Vermont
72 South Dakota
61 Maine
28 Alaska
23 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
COASTAL SURGICAL SPECIALISTS, INC.

PISMO BEACH, Calif. 93449

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

5%

of this provider's 1,735 patients got this service
91

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 1,735 patients got this service
1
PHYSICIANS SURGERY CENTER LLC

FT MYERS, Fla. 33901

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

6%

of this provider's 1,150 patients got this service
82

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 1,150 patients got this service
1
JONATHAN WIDEROFF

BOCA RATON, Fla. 33487

Specialist

10%

of this provider's 726 patients got this service
76

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 726 patients got this service
1
SUMMIT MEDICAL GROUP, PA

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. 07922

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

4%

of this provider's 1,723 patients got this service
75

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,723 patients got this service
1
THE PHYSICIANS' SURGERY CENTER LANCASTER GENERAL, LLC

LANCASTER, Pa. 17604

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

2%

of this provider's 2,690 patients got this service
68

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 2,690 patients got this service
1
DAVID BERGER

BOSTON, Mass. 02114

Surgery

10%

of this provider's 601 patients got this service
64

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 601 patients got this service
1
ROBERT TOMAS

FORT MYERS, Fla. 33907

Surgery

42%

of this provider's 151 patients got this service
63

Performed in a facility

42%

of this provider's 151 patients got this service
1
STEVEN HOFSTETTER

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10016

Surgery

26%

of this provider's 238 patients got this service
63

Performed in a facility

26%

of this provider's 238 patients got this service
1
COLUMBIA SURGICAL SPECIALISTS, PS

SPOKANE, Wash. 99201

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

13%

of this provider's 416 patients got this service
60

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 416 patients got this service
1
SPRINGHILL SURGERY CENTER, LLC

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72117

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

2%

of this provider's 2,882 patients got this service
59

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 2,882 patients got this service
1
LIMESTONE MEDICAL CENTER, INC

WILMINGTON, Del. 19808

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

2%

of this provider's 2,661 patients got this service
59

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 2,661 patients got this service
1
JOSEPH LICATA

RAMSEY, N.J. 07446

Specialist

8%

of this provider's 721 patients got this service
59

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 721 patients got this service
1
JEFFREY ZUKE

SAINT LOUIS, Mo. 63141

Surgery

18%

of this provider's 324 patients got this service
59

Performed in a facility

18%

of this provider's 324 patients got this service
1
MASON CITY AMBULATORY SURGERY CENTER , LLC

MASON CITY, Iowa 50401

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

2%

of this provider's 2,440 patients got this service
56

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 2,440 patients got this service
1
ANGELO PROCACCINO

GREAT NECK, N.Y. 11023

Surgery

21%

of this provider's 260 patients got this service
55

Performed in a facility

21%

of this provider's 260 patients got this service
1
PAOLI SURGERY CENTER LP

PAOLI, Pa. 19301

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

6%

of this provider's 792 patients got this service
55

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 792 patients got this service
1
LAWRENCE JORDAN

PLAINSBORO, N.J. 08536

Specialist

12%

of this provider's 446 patients got this service
54

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 446 patients got this service
1
CARLOS FONTS

HYANNIS, Mass. 02601

Surgery

8%

of this provider's 690 patients got this service
53

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 690 patients got this service
1
SUTTER BAY MEDICAL FOUNDATION

PALO ALTO, Calif. 94301

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

2%

of this provider's 2,207 patients got this service
53

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 2,207 patients got this service
1
SURGERY CENTER OF OLYMPIA LLC

OLYMPIA, Wash. 98506

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

8%

of this provider's 673 patients got this service
53

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 673 patients got this service
1
THOMAS JOHNSON SURGERY CENTER, LLC

FREDERICK, Md. 21702

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

10%

of this provider's 483 patients got this service
51

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 483 patients got this service
1
AESCULAPIAN SURGERY CENTER, LLC

SARASOTA, Fla. 34232

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

2%

of this provider's 2,714 patients got this service
51

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 2,714 patients got this service
1
OUTPATIENT SURGERY CENTER OF HILTON HEAD

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. 29926

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

1%

of this provider's 3,205 patients got this service
51

Performed in a facility

1%

of this provider's 3,205 patients got this service
1
MARSHFIELD CLINIC, INC.

MARSHFIELD, Wis. 54449

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Clinic/Center

0.17%

of this provider's 27,051 patients got this service
51

Performed in a facility

0.17%

of this provider's 27,051 patients got this service
1
MICHAEL CASTELLANO

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. 10305

Surgery

22%

of this provider's 234 patients got this service
51

Performed in a facility

22%

of this provider's 234 patients got this service
1
BEND SURGERY CENTER LLC

BEND, Ore. 97701

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

1%

of this provider's 3,424 patients got this service
48

Performed in a facility

1%

of this provider's 3,424 patients got this service
1
TERUAKI KODAMA

FAIRFAX, Va. 22031

Surgery

14%

of this provider's 338 patients got this service
47

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 338 patients got this service
1
MARK SCHWARTZ

OAKHURST, N.J. 07755

Surgery

10%

of this provider's 492 patients got this service
47

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 492 patients got this service
1
JONATHAN YUNIS

SARASOTA, Fla. 34239

Specialist

8%

of this provider's 611 patients got this service
46

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 611 patients got this service
1
PROHEALTH AMBULATORY SURGERY CENTER

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. 11042

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

4%

of this provider's 1,046 patients got this service
46

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,046 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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