Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

NERVOUS SYSTEM

Injection of anesthetic agent, middle or lower

Spine sympathetic nerves

Service Code: 64520, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$17,955.32

Total Times Performed (or Units)

8,096

Rank Among All Services

2,087

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
1,429 California
758 New York
485 Pennsylvania
468 Mississippi
450 Missouri
414 Alabama
395 Ohio
370 Tennessee
352 New Jersey
350 Indiana
319 Texas
313 New Mexico
262 Minnesota
256 Florida
239 Illinois
223 Michigan
142 Arkansas
139 Maryland
124 Arizona
115 Wisconsin
89 Nevada
81 Kentucky
74 Oklahoma
66 Georgia
46 South Carolina
46 Washington
39 Kansas
25 Colorado
15 Utah
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
TZER HWA CHEN

ST LOUIS, Mo. 63141

Anesthesiology

52%

of this provider's 290 patients got this service
450

Performed in an office

52%

of this provider's 290 patients got this service
3
YOUNG YI

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90006

Anesthesiology

63%

of this provider's 221 patients got this service
322

Performed in an office

63%

of this provider's 221 patients got this service
2.3
TODD HESS

SAINT PAUL, Minn. 55102

Pain Medicine

7%

of this provider's 177 patients got this service
227

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 177 patients got this service
8.8
MICHAEL RISKEVICH

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11235

Family Medicine

23%

of this provider's 607 patients got this service
223

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 607 patients got this service
1.6
GERALD SACKS

SANTA MONICA, Calif. 90404

Specialist

53%

of this provider's 219 patients got this service
223

Performed in an office

53%

of this provider's 219 patients got this service
1.9
JANNA OGANESSIAN

TARZANA, Calif. 91356

Internal Medicine

48%

of this provider's 280 patients got this service
222

Performed in an office

48%

of this provider's 280 patients got this service
1.6
FARHAD SALARI-LAK

UNIONTOWN, Pa. 15401

Anesthesiology

16%

of this provider's 133 patients got this service
209

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 133 patients got this service
2
AARON ROSENBLATT

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. 33446

Pain Medicine

51%

of this provider's 266 patients got this service
208

Performed in an office

51%

of this provider's 266 patients got this service
1.5
MOHAMMED ZAHOOR

FARMINGTON, Mich. 48336

Neurology

11%

of this provider's 250 patients got this service
204

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 250 patients got this service
7.3
ALSTON LUNDGREN

SANTA FE, N.M. 87505

Family Medicine

69%

of this provider's 85 patients got this service
193

Performed in an office

69%

of this provider's 85 patients got this service
3.3
PETER LEE

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90004

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

18%

of this provider's 518 patients got this service
191

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 518 patients got this service
2.1
PAIN CONSULTANTS ASC LLC

PASCAGOULA, Miss. 39581

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

15%

of this provider's 604 patients got this service
185

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 604 patients got this service
1.5
FRANKLIN SURGICAL CENTER, LLC

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. 07920

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

0.95%

of this provider's 1,156 patients got this service
175

Performed in a facility

0.95%

of this provider's 1,156 patients got this service
7.6
FRANCIS MCDONNELL

EVANSVILLE, Ind. 47712

Pain Medicine

20%

of this provider's 440 patients got this service
154

Performed in a facility

20%

of this provider's 440 patients got this service
1.8
BORIS ABAYEV

REGO PARK, N.Y. 11374

Pain Medicine

80%

of this provider's 80 patients got this service
150

Performed in an office

80%

of this provider's 80 patients got this service
2.3
DONALD VOLLMER

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. 37075

Geriatric Medicine

2%

of this provider's 1,399 patients got this service
139

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 1,399 patients got this service
5.6
SOUTHWEST OHIO PAIN MANAGEMENT, INC.

MASON, Ohio 45040

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

64%

of this provider's 39 patients got this service
127

Performed in a facility

64%

of this provider's 39 patients got this service
2.6
ANDREI MARCHENKO

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. 87111

Nurse Practitioner

20%

of this provider's 124 patients got this service
120

Performed in an office

20%

of this provider's 124 patients got this service
4.8
ALAN TAYLOR

EDDYSTONE, Pa. 19022

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Home Health

22%

of this provider's 105 patients got this service
118

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 105 patients got this service
5.1
RODDIE GANTT

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. 35801

Interventional Pain Medicine

3%

of this provider's 2,166 patients got this service
112

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 2,166 patients got this service
2
LEONID TAFLER

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11210

Family Medicine

26%

of this provider's 293 patients got this service
111

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 293 patients got this service
1.5
ALEXANDER GOLBERG

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11229

Family Medicine

23%

of this provider's 452 patients got this service
106

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 452 patients got this service
1
ISAAC MINEHART

ARCADIA, Calif. 91007

Pain Medicine

13%

of this provider's 144 patients got this service
93

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 144 patients got this service
5.2
YEKATRINA SLUKHINSKY

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11214

Specialist

25%

of this provider's 216 patients got this service
92

Performed in an office

25%

of this provider's 216 patients got this service
1.7
INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MANAGEMENT LLC

VALPARAISO, Ind. 46383

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

2%

of this provider's 965 patients got this service
92

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 965 patients got this service
2.7
MINEHART MEDICAL CORPORATION

ENCINO, Calif. 91436

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

13%

of this provider's 142 patients got this service
91

Performed in a facility

13%

of this provider's 142 patients got this service
5.1
KIT MAYS

MEMPHIS, Tenn. 38120

Interventional Pain Medicine

10%

of this provider's 474 patients got this service
90

Performed in a facility

10%

of this provider's 474 patients got this service
1.9
MAYS & SCHNAPP PAIN CLINIC & REHABILITATION CENTER

MEMPHIS, Tenn. 38120

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

7%

of this provider's 727 patients got this service
90

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 727 patients got this service
1.8
MORRIS SCHERLIS

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. 35801

Interventional Pain Medicine

2%

of this provider's 2,267 patients got this service
85

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 2,267 patients got this service
2
BARRINGTON PAIN AND SPINE INSTITUTE, LLC

BARRINGTON, Ill. 60010

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

3%

of this provider's 564 patients got this service
84

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 564 patients got this service
3.5

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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