Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

URINARY SYSTEM

Destruction of prostate tissue through bladder canal

(urethra)

Service Code: 53850, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$302,774.04

Total Times Performed (or Units)

4,839

Rank Among All Services

2,356

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
1,460 California
507 Texas
409 New York
278 Florida
237 New Jersey
189 Washington
179 Tennessee
134 Alabama
123 Maryland
110 Georgia
101 Illinois
92 Utah
92 Virginia
88 North Carolina
86 Oklahoma
84 Indiana
76 South Carolina
75 Michigan
69 Pennsylvania
60 Washington, DC
50 Mississippi
49 Iowa
43 Connecticut
38 Massachusetts
38 Missouri
35 Arizona
33 Nebraska
25 Idaho
23 Louisiana
15 Nevada
15 Ohio
13 Colorado
13 South Dakota

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
BABAK BAMSHAD

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90048

Pediatric Urology

12%

of this provider's 1,023 patients got this service
122

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 1,023 patients got this service
1
THEODORE AFFUE

EL CENTRO, Calif. 92243

Urology

5%

of this provider's 2,216 patients got this service
101

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 2,216 patients got this service
1
NAEEM CHAVLA

RICHLAND, Wash. 99352

Urology

15%

of this provider's 673 patients got this service
98

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 673 patients got this service
1
BRENT CAMPBELL

LUFKIN, Tex. 75904

Urology

9%

of this provider's 1,131 patients got this service
98

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,131 patients got this service
1
JOHN GRIMALDI

CHULA VISTA, Calif. 91910

Urology

12%

of this provider's 757 patients got this service
94

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 757 patients got this service
1
JEFFREY TOUBIN

DALLAS, Tex. 75203

Urology

15%

of this provider's 601 patients got this service
90

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 601 patients got this service
1
MANSOOR KARAMOOZ

BURBANK, Calif. 91501

Urology

8%

of this provider's 1,035 patients got this service
86

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,035 patients got this service
1
SIMON BARKAGAN

REGO PARK, N.Y. 11374

Specialist

13%

of this provider's 604 patients got this service
77

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 604 patients got this service
1
LAWRENCE MCGUIRE

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11219

Urology

26%

of this provider's 255 patients got this service
71

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 255 patients got this service
1.1
JOHN PEARSON

CARROLLTON, Ga. 30117

Specialist

9%

of this provider's 716 patients got this service
67

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 716 patients got this service
1
JEWELL DANIELS

MUSKOGEE, Okla. 74401

Urology

5%

of this provider's 1,199 patients got this service
64

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,199 patients got this service
1
AYAZ RASOOL

FOREST HILLS, N.Y. 11375

Urology

15%

of this provider's 359 patients got this service
55

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 359 patients got this service
1
DENNIS CESAR

MERCED, Calif. 95340

Urology

4%

of this provider's 1,470 patients got this service
55

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,470 patients got this service
1
EUGENE RAJARATNAM

LANCASTER, Calif. 93534

Urology

7%

of this provider's 784 patients got this service
53

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 784 patients got this service
1
ROBERT PUGACH

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. 90720

Specialist

10%

of this provider's 508 patients got this service
51

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 508 patients got this service
1
BHARAT PATEL

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90057

Urology

37%

of this provider's 131 patients got this service
49

Performed in an office

37%

of this provider's 131 patients got this service
1
DOMINICK CARBONE

ELKIN, N.C. 28621

Urology

9%

of this provider's 526 patients got this service
46

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 526 patients got this service
1
PRODROMOS BORBOROGLU

WEST MELBOURNE, Fla. 32904

Urology

5%

of this provider's 951 patients got this service
46

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 951 patients got this service
1
SHAHIN DERBOGHOSSIANS

GLENDALE, Calif. 91205

Urology

5%

of this provider's 857 patients got this service
45

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 857 patients got this service
1
JACK CASSELL

MOUNT DORA, Fla. 32757

Urology

6%

of this provider's 788 patients got this service
44

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 788 patients got this service
1
ELLIOT SHULMAN

JERSEY CITY, N.J. 07304

Urology

9%

of this provider's 462 patients got this service
43

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 462 patients got this service
1
FRANCIS NWAFOR

CORSICANA, Tex. 75110

Pediatric Urology

10%

of this provider's 408 patients got this service
42

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 408 patients got this service
1
ROBERT STROUD

FORT WORTH, Tex. 76107

Urology

9%

of this provider's 435 patients got this service
41

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 435 patients got this service
1
DAVID FLEMMING

MONTEREY, Calif. 93940

Urology

5%

of this provider's 860 patients got this service
40

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 860 patients got this service
1
PRITHIPAL SETHI

STOCKTON, Calif. 95204

Urology

4%

of this provider's 1,045 patients got this service
40

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,045 patients got this service
1
MARC MITCHELL

SILVERDALE, Wash. 98383

Urology

4%

of this provider's 873 patients got this service
39

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 873 patients got this service
1
ROSS COHN

HIXSON, Tenn. 37343

Urology

3%

of this provider's 1,156 patients got this service
39

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,156 patients got this service
1
ANTHONY SARACINO

WEST MELBOURNE, Fla. 32904

Urology

4%

of this provider's 1,036 patients got this service
39

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,036 patients got this service
1
NABIL KHAWAND

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20010

Urology

5%

of this provider's 712 patients got this service
39

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 712 patients got this service
1
CHRISTOPHER LEE

VINELAND, N.J. 08360

Urology

5%

of this provider's 794 patients got this service
38

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 794 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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