Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injections of upper or middle spine facet

Joint using imaging guidance

Service Code: 64492, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$119,785.81

Total Times Performed (or Units)

73,375

Rank Among All Services

1,027

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
11,711 Florida
7,208 Texas
5,812 Michigan
3,990 California
3,045 Georgia
2,511 Indiana
2,353 Arizona
2,323 Ohio
2,167 Pennsylvania
2,001 South Carolina
1,935 Oklahoma
1,899 Alabama
1,851 Virginia
1,747 New York
1,626 Illinois
1,487 Missouri
1,464 Kentucky
1,447 Arkansas
1,372 Tennessee
1,324 Maryland
1,295 Nevada
1,271 Louisiana
1,236 Massachusetts
1,196 Mississippi
1,175 North Carolina
837 West Virginia
794 Colorado
766 New Jersey
671 Kansas
604 Utah
520 Wisconsin
505 Connecticut
503 Maine
469 New Mexico
400 Delaware
358 Washington
350 Minnesota
251 Iowa
191 Oregon
123 Nebraska
113 South Dakota
101 New Hampshire
61 Idaho
56 North Dakota
39 Vermont
35 Montana
25 Washington, DC
14 Wyoming

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
FRANK PATINO

LIVONIA, Mich. 48154

Emergency Medical Services

63%

of this provider's 272 patients got this service
1,059

Performed in an office

63%

of this provider's 272 patients got this service
6.2
BIJAN BADIHIAN

CLAREMONT, Calif. 91711

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

14%

of this provider's 440 patients got this service
459

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 440 patients got this service
7.4
ANDRES VEGA

HIALEAH, Fla. 33316

Anesthesiology

52%

of this provider's 343 patients got this service
447

Performed in an office

52%

of this provider's 343 patients got this service
2.5
ANDREAS REVELIS

TULSA, Okla. 74104

Pain Medicine

9%

of this provider's 1,938 patients got this service
400

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,938 patients got this service
2.4
JOSEPH NOLAN

N CHARLESTON, S.C. 29406

Interventional Pain Medicine

23%

of this provider's 720 patients got this service
393

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 720 patients got this service
2.4
MARTIN MARTUCCI

TULSA, Okla. 74104

Pain Medicine

10%

of this provider's 1,886 patients got this service
346

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,886 patients got this service
1.9
KEITH JAVERY

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. 49546

Interventional Pain Medicine

34%

of this provider's 351 patients got this service
318

Performed in an office

34%

of this provider's 351 patients got this service
2.7
GURPREET PADDA

SAINT LOUIS, Mo. 63109

Pain Medicine

23%

of this provider's 819 patients got this service
315

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 819 patients got this service
1.7
RASSAN TARABEIN

DAPHNE, Ala. 36526

Neurology

53%

of this provider's 295 patients got this service
287

Performed in an office

53%

of this provider's 295 patients got this service
1.9
JOHN ROBERTS

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. 35801

Interventional Pain Medicine

7%

of this provider's 2,034 patients got this service
260

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 2,034 patients got this service
1.9
JAIME LIM

WICHITA FALLS, Tex. 76301

Pain Medicine

23%

of this provider's 493 patients got this service
259

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 493 patients got this service
2.3
KIRK KINARD

OXFORD, Miss. 38655

Interventional Pain Medicine

18%

of this provider's 726 patients got this service
253

Performed in a facility

18%

of this provider's 726 patients got this service
1.9
SPILIOS PAPPAS

DETROIT, Mich. 48202

Emergency Medicine

64%

of this provider's 298 patients got this service
253

Performed in an office

64%

of this provider's 298 patients got this service
1.3
GODWIN MADUKA

LAS VEGAS, Nev. 89103

Not Specified

16%

of this provider's 673 patients got this service
247

Performed in a facility

16%

of this provider's 673 patients got this service
2.3
SCOTT MARTIN

HENDERSON, Nev. 89052

Pain Medicine

15%

of this provider's 695 patients got this service
233

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 695 patients got this service
2.3
FLORIN NICOLAE

TOPEKA, Kan. 66606

Anesthesiology

19%

of this provider's 665 patients got this service
232

Performed in a facility

19%

of this provider's 665 patients got this service
1.8
MARK GOSTINE

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. 49546

Interventional Pain Medicine

30%

of this provider's 350 patients got this service
229

Performed in an office

30%

of this provider's 350 patients got this service
2.2
ADOLFO CUADRA

GRAY, La. 70359

Interventional Pain Medicine

14%

of this provider's 785 patients got this service
225

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 785 patients got this service
2.1
JOSEPH GLAZIER

SOUTH BEND, Ind. 46635

Interventional Pain Medicine

25%

of this provider's 479 patients got this service
222

Performed in an office

25%

of this provider's 479 patients got this service
1.8
EDUARDO TANHUI

NACOGDOCHES, Tex. 75965

Pain Medicine

21%

of this provider's 495 patients got this service
219

Performed in an office

21%

of this provider's 495 patients got this service
2.1
SAMI DAGHER

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. 33435

Interventional Pain Medicine

15%

of this provider's 842 patients got this service
218

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 842 patients got this service
1.7
AZHAR PASHA

MERIDIAN, Miss. 39301

Pain Medicine

8%

of this provider's 1,545 patients got this service
211

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 1,545 patients got this service
1.8
NATHANIEL LOWEN

BOCA RATON, Fla. 33496

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

7%

of this provider's 1,378 patients got this service
207

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,378 patients got this service
2
SUNIL GERA

JONESBORO, Ark. 72401

Interventional Pain Medicine

18%

of this provider's 442 patients got this service
207

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 442 patients got this service
2.6
CHITTA THIAGARAJAH

LANCASTER, Calif. 93534

Pain Medicine

19%

of this provider's 595 patients got this service
203

Performed in a facility

19%

of this provider's 595 patients got this service
1.8
CYRUS BAKHIT

ROANOKE, Va. 24016

Interventional Pain Medicine

11%

of this provider's 1,078 patients got this service
201

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 1,078 patients got this service
1.7
STUART BAIRD

LAS VEGAS, Nev. 89103

Interventional Pain Medicine

13%

of this provider's 702 patients got this service
196

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 702 patients got this service
2.1
SHAHID RASHID

MCALLEN, Tex. 78504

Specialist

14%

of this provider's 500 patients got this service
190

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 500 patients got this service
2.8
MORRIS SCHERLIS

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. 35801

Interventional Pain Medicine

5%

of this provider's 2,267 patients got this service
190

Performed in a facility

5%

of this provider's 2,267 patients got this service
1.8
RANDALL BREWER

SHREVEPORT, La. 71105

Pain Medicine

7%

of this provider's 1,397 patients got this service
182

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,397 patients got this service
2

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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