Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of a temporary bladder canal (urethra)

Stent, male, using an endoscope

Service Code: 53855, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$6,859.34

Total Times Performed (or Units)

320

Rank Among All Services

3,906

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
182 Florida
50 New York
43 Massachusetts
34 New Jersey
11 Illinois

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
RICHARD ROACH

LEESBURG, Fla. 34484

Urology

2%

of this provider's 1,255 patients got this service
70

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 1,255 patients got this service
2.3
SARAT SABHARWAL

KISSIMMEE, Fla. 34744

Urology

4%

of this provider's 426 patients got this service
49

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 426 patients got this service
3.1
MICHAEL OHEBSHALOM

MANHASSET, N.Y. 11030

Specialist

5%

of this provider's 645 patients got this service
36

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 645 patients got this service
1.1
CHRISTOPHER LEE

VINELAND, N.J. 08360

Urology

2%

of this provider's 794 patients got this service
34

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 794 patients got this service
2
MURRAY GOLDBERG

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. 33401

Urology

0.78%

of this provider's 1,409 patients got this service
28

Performed in an office

0.78%

of this provider's 1,409 patients got this service
2.5
PAUL ARNOLD

PALM HARBOR, Fla. 34684

Urology

3%

of this provider's 526 patients got this service
24

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 526 patients got this service
1.6
WILLIAM FAUST

STONEHAM, Mass. 02180

Urology

2%

of this provider's 665 patients got this service
23

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 665 patients got this service
1.5
ARTHUR LITTLE

STONEHAM, Mass. 02180

Urology

2%

of this provider's 820 patients got this service
20

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 820 patients got this service
1.4
DIMITRI KESSARIS

MANHASSET, N.Y. 11030

Urology

3%

of this provider's 510 patients got this service
14

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 510 patients got this service
1
DOUGLAS SWARTZ

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 32204

Urology

0.94%

of this provider's 1,171 patients got this service
11

Performed in an office

0.94%

of this provider's 1,171 patients got this service
1
CRAIG SMITH

WINFIELD, Ill. 60190

Urology

2%

of this provider's 561 patients got this service
11

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 561 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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