Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

URINARY SYSTEM

Destruction of (less than 0.5 centimeters) growths

Of the bladder and bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope

Service Code: 52224, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$373,442.90

Total Times Performed (or Units)

27,276

Rank Among All Services

1,458

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
4,409 Florida
3,089 New Jersey
2,650 New York
1,972 Texas
1,588 Illinois
1,428 California
1,150 Arizona
1,138 Michigan
995 Maryland
910 Tennessee
887 Massachusetts
863 South Carolina
809 Pennsylvania
767 Georgia
525 Ohio
490 Oklahoma
323 Indiana
270 North Carolina
254 Oregon
251 Missouri
217 Kansas
205 Virginia
201 Nebraska
197 Connecticut
192 Alabama
168 Washington
155 Delaware
148 Minnesota
129 Wisconsin
125 Kentucky
101 Colorado
92 Mississippi
87 Washington, DC
87 Arkansas
69 Louisiana
67 Maine
48 Rhode Island
45 Iowa
44 Utah
42 Montana
31 South Dakota
16 Idaho
16 New Hampshire
14 New Mexico
12 Vermont

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
BRENT CAMPBELL

LUFKIN, Tex. 75904

Urology

33%

of this provider's 1,131 patients got this service
417

Performed in an office

33%

of this provider's 1,131 patients got this service
1.1
SAMIR SHIRODKAR

THE WOODLANDS, Tex. 77380

Urology

36%

of this provider's 869 patients got this service
364

Performed in an office

36%

of this provider's 869 patients got this service
1.2
JEWELL DANIELS

MUSKOGEE, Okla. 74401

Urology

25%

of this provider's 1,199 patients got this service
356

Performed in an office

25%

of this provider's 1,199 patients got this service
1.2
DONALD COOK

SAN ANGELO, Tex. 76904

Urology

22%

of this provider's 945 patients got this service
289

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 945 patients got this service
1.4
PARKWAY SURGERY CENTER

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. 29572

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

11%

of this provider's 2,029 patients got this service
260

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 2,029 patients got this service
1.2
BIREN PATEL

CASA GRANDE, Ariz. 85122

Urology

15%

of this provider's 1,419 patients got this service
243

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 1,419 patients got this service
1.1
ABDUL TABBAA

BURTON, Mich. 48509

Urology

39%

of this provider's 471 patients got this service
237

Performed in an office

39%

of this provider's 471 patients got this service
1.3
PETER VASELOPULOS

EVANSTON, Ill. 60202

Urology

22%

of this provider's 845 patients got this service
214

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 845 patients got this service
1.2
ALEXANDER GERSHMAN

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90048

Specialist

10%

of this provider's 1,625 patients got this service
205

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,625 patients got this service
1.3
DAVID GUBIN

MEMPHIS, Tenn. 38120

Urology

13%

of this provider's 1,043 patients got this service
181

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 1,043 patients got this service
1.4
BENJAMIN TRIPP

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. 33484

Urology

7%

of this provider's 2,096 patients got this service
165

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 2,096 patients got this service
1.1
DAVID GUBIN

MEMPHIS, Tenn. 38120

Urology

13%

of this provider's 1,043 patients got this service
159

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 1,043 patients got this service
1.2
BRIAN BRADLEY

SAN ANGELO, Tex. 76904

Urology

9%

of this provider's 1,287 patients got this service
149

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,287 patients got this service
1.3
THOMAS SUITS

STUART, Fla. 34994

Specialist

10%

of this provider's 1,021 patients got this service
138

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,021 patients got this service
1.3
SHELDON AXELROD

KATONAH, N.Y. 10536

Urology

11%

of this provider's 756 patients got this service
136

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 756 patients got this service
1.6
GLENN GANGI

MULLINS, S.C. 29574

Urology

4%

of this provider's 2,799 patients got this service
135

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 2,799 patients got this service
1.3
ELLIOT SHULMAN

JERSEY CITY, N.J. 07304

Urology

25%

of this provider's 462 patients got this service
134

Performed in an office

25%

of this provider's 462 patients got this service
1.2
MARK SCHACHT

EVANSTON, Ill. 60202

Urology

20%

of this provider's 635 patients got this service
133

Performed in an office

20%

of this provider's 635 patients got this service
1.1
BARRY STERN

PEORIA, Ariz. 85381

Urology

17%

of this provider's 649 patients got this service
132

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 649 patients got this service
1.2
THE UROLOGY CENTER LLC

CINCINNATI, Ohio 45212

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

4%

of this provider's 2,939 patients got this service
123

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 2,939 patients got this service
1.1
NATAKOM CHULAMORKODT

YUMA, Ariz. 85364

Urology

9%

of this provider's 1,227 patients got this service
118

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,227 patients got this service
1
BURTON SCHLECKER

CLIFTON, N.J. 07013

Urology

7%

of this provider's 1,170 patients got this service
114

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,170 patients got this service
1.4
ACADEMIC UROLOGY OF PA, LLC

BRYN MAWR, Pa. 19010

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

7%

of this provider's 1,254 patients got this service
113

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 1,254 patients got this service
1.3
RICHARD BAUM

MIDLAND PARK, N.J. 07432

Urology

7%

of this provider's 1,079 patients got this service
113

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,079 patients got this service
1.6
AARON LATOWSKY

LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. 85340

Urology

10%

of this provider's 901 patients got this service
106

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 901 patients got this service
1.1
JOEL SHERMAN

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. 10306

Specialist

9%

of this provider's 842 patients got this service
103

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 842 patients got this service
1.4
GENE BRAGA

SOMERS POINT, N.J. 08244

Urology

5%

of this provider's 1,569 patients got this service
101

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,569 patients got this service
1.2
ERIC FREEDMAN

SONORA, Calif. 95370

Urology

6%

of this provider's 1,375 patients got this service
100

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 1,375 patients got this service
1.2
JEFFREY STERN

LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. 85340

Urology

7%

of this provider's 1,153 patients got this service
98

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,153 patients got this service
1.2
SCOTT DAVID

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10065

Specialist

7%

of this provider's 1,095 patients got this service
98

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,095 patients got this service
1.3

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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