Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

NERVOUS SYSTEM

Spinal tap for diagnosis

Service Code: 62270, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$68,203.40

Total Times Performed (or Units)

20,631

Rank Among All Services

1,581

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
2,140 Texas
1,510 New York
1,447 California
1,243 Florida
1,007 Michigan
817 Tennessee
767 Missouri
727 North Carolina
659 Pennsylvania
610 Maryland
608 Illinois
573 Indiana
557 Ohio
527 Georgia
480 Mississippi
448 Connecticut
439 South Carolina
419 Minnesota
397 Kansas
386 New Jersey
385 Washington
371 Louisiana
370 Arizona
365 Arkansas
346 Virginia
341 Kentucky
275 Massachusetts
255 Alabama
242 Utah
229 Nebraska
195 Oklahoma
175 South Dakota
174 Colorado
119 Oregon
105 New Hampshire
96 Nevada
94 Iowa
94 Wisconsin
87 Idaho
78 West Virginia
77 Washington, DC
67 New Mexico
64 Vermont
55 Rhode Island
51 North Dakota
39 Montana
31 Maine
25 Delaware
12 Wyoming
12 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
ARMISTEAD WILLIAMS

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10019

Neurology

24%

of this provider's 269 patients got this service
235

Performed in an office

24%

of this provider's 269 patients got this service
3.7
MARK AULT

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90048

Internal Medicine

12%

of this provider's 1,178 patients got this service
166

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 1,178 patients got this service
1.1
JAMES STARK

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10019

Neurology

33%

of this provider's 110 patients got this service
130

Performed in an office

33%

of this provider's 110 patients got this service
3.6
GEORGE KROL

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10021

Diagnostic Radiology

24%

of this provider's 334 patients got this service
87

Performed in a facility

24%

of this provider's 334 patients got this service
1.1
DANIEL CASE

TAMPA, Fla. 33612

Neuroradiology

6%

of this provider's 1,468 patients got this service
85

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 1,468 patients got this service
1
LEO HOCHHAUSER

HOUSTON, Tex. 77030

Diagnostic Radiology

23%

of this provider's 272 patients got this service
69

Performed in a facility

23%

of this provider's 272 patients got this service
1.1
LINDA LEITHE

DURHAM, N.C. 27704

Diagnostic Radiology

8%

of this provider's 680 patients got this service
67

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 680 patients got this service
1.3
LACEY HOOD

TYLER, Tex. 75701

Physician Assistant

15%

of this provider's 397 patients got this service
66

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 397 patients got this service
1.1
CHARLES MCLANAHAN

CHARLOTTE, N.C. 28204

Neurological Surgery

16%

of this provider's 375 patients got this service
65

Performed in a facility

16%

of this provider's 375 patients got this service
1.1
ANDREW SYLVESTER

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10019

Neurology

14%

of this provider's 163 patients got this service
61

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 163 patients got this service
2.8
STEVEN LEMONS

KANSAS CITY, Kan. 66160

Diagnostic Radiology

7%

of this provider's 831 patients got this service
60

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 831 patients got this service
1.1
WAVECO LLC

CHARLOTTE, N.C. 28207

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

17%

of this provider's 342 patients got this service
60

Performed in a facility

17%

of this provider's 342 patients got this service
1
EDWARD STEHEL

DALLAS, Tex. 75390

Diagnostic Radiology

5%

of this provider's 1,027 patients got this service
58

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 1,027 patients got this service
1.1
MICHAEL BUDLER

LINCOLN, Neb. 68506

Diagnostic Radiology

7%

of this provider's 795 patients got this service
58

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 795 patients got this service
1.1
MARLIN SANDLIN

HOUSTON, Tex. 77047

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 2,945 patients got this service
57

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 2,945 patients got this service
1
STEVEN BLOUNT

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. 37072

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 1,960 patients got this service
55

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 1,960 patients got this service
1.1
STEVE FUNG

HOUSTON, Tex. 77030

Diagnostic Radiology

4%

of this provider's 1,233 patients got this service
55

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,233 patients got this service
1
DANIEL ADAMS

OBERLIN, Ohio 44074

Physician Assistant, Medical

29%

of this provider's 188 patients got this service
54

Performed in a facility

29%

of this provider's 188 patients got this service
1
JAMES LAH

ATLANTA, Ga. 30329

Neurology

18%

of this provider's 282 patients got this service
52

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 282 patients got this service
1
ROGER SELOUAN

HOUSTON, Tex. 77030

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 2,935 patients got this service
52

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 2,935 patients got this service
1
FERNANDO RIVERA DEL TORO

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. 33484

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 1,758 patients got this service
51

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,758 patients got this service
1
F HUSSEY

NAPLES, Fla. 34102

Interventional Pain Medicine

4%

of this provider's 1,299 patients got this service
51

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,299 patients got this service
1
EDWIN STEVENS

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah 84132

Neuroradiology

24%

of this provider's 192 patients got this service
50

Performed in a facility

24%

of this provider's 192 patients got this service
1.1
MAYNARD GONTER

TYLER, Tex. 75701

Physician Assistant

16%

of this provider's 294 patients got this service
49

Performed in a facility

16%

of this provider's 294 patients got this service
1
JOHN SURRATT

BELLAIRE, Tex. 77401

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 3,141 patients got this service
49

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 3,141 patients got this service
1
ERNEST MADARANG

KANSAS CITY, Kan. 66103

Diagnostic Radiology

4%

of this provider's 1,165 patients got this service
48

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,165 patients got this service
1
MICHAEL HURLEY

CHICAGO, Ill. 60611

Diagnostic Radiology

20%

of this provider's 219 patients got this service
47

Performed in a facility

20%

of this provider's 219 patients got this service
1.1
BRIAN WAGONER

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. 65804

Nurse Practitioner, Family

12%

of this provider's 371 patients got this service
47

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 371 patients got this service
1.1
TOTAL BACK CARE CENTER INC

NAPLES, Fla. 34102

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

4%

of this provider's 1,133 patients got this service
47

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,133 patients got this service
1
AMAR SWARNKAR

SYRACUSE, N.Y. 13210

Diagnostic Radiology

4%

of this provider's 972 patients got this service
46

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 972 patients got this service
1.1

Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

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