Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

Injection of chemical for destruction of nerve

Muscles on one side of neck excluding voice box accessed through the skin

Service Code: 64616, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$65,252.20

Total Times Performed (or Units)

34,121

Rank Among All Services

1,349

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
3,521 California
3,052 Florida
2,203 Texas
1,731 New York
1,681 Ohio
1,370 Pennsylvania
1,275 Massachusetts
1,247 Washington
1,201 Arizona
1,190 North Carolina
933 Alabama
932 Tennessee
898 Colorado
830 Michigan
810 Georgia
753 Virginia
749 South Carolina
736 Minnesota
728 Wisconsin
702 Mississippi
680 Missouri
662 Maryland
639 Illinois
609 New Jersey
588 Indiana
574 Iowa
537 Connecticut
367 Washington, DC
359 Oklahoma
326 Kansas
262 Nebraska
261 Oregon
255 Kentucky
233 Louisiana
212 South Dakota
135 Delaware
131 Nevada
111 Utah
104 West Virginia
97 Vermont
96 North Dakota
61 Arkansas
55 New Mexico
53 New Hampshire
36 Montana
30 Hawaii
28 Idaho
28 Maine
23 Rhode Island

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
PATRICK HOGAN

TACOMA, Wash. 98405

Neurology

45%

of this provider's 211 patients got this service
309

Performed in an office

45%

of this provider's 211 patients got this service
3.3
STEVEN GRAFF-RADFORD

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90048

Dentist

23%

of this provider's 441 patients got this service
269

Performed in a facility

23%

of this provider's 441 patients got this service
2.7
KAREN STANEK

SPOKANE, Wash. 99202

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

30%

of this provider's 327 patients got this service
252

Performed in an office

30%

of this provider's 327 patients got this service
2.5
LYNN STRUCK

DES MOINES, Iowa 50309

Neurology

7%

of this provider's 1,022 patients got this service
248

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,022 patients got this service
3.3
RICHARD SAUER

ROSEVILLE, Calif. 95661

Specialist

36%

of this provider's 259 patients got this service
231

Performed in an office

36%

of this provider's 259 patients got this service
2.5
PAUL ATCHISON

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. 35233

Neurology

21%

of this provider's 255 patients got this service
226

Performed in a facility

21%

of this provider's 255 patients got this service
4.2
JAMES PATTON

ASHEVILLE, N.C. 28806

Neurology

6%

of this provider's 1,343 patients got this service
217

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 1,343 patients got this service
2.9
DANIEL ETTEDGUI

BOCA RATON, Fla. 33433

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

26%

of this provider's 319 patients got this service
212

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 319 patients got this service
2.6
JOHAN SAMANTA

PHOENIX, Ariz. 85020

Neurology

22%

of this provider's 300 patients got this service
205

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 300 patients got this service
3.1
ALAN FREEMAN

ATLANTA, Ga. 30329

Neurology

12%

of this provider's 543 patients got this service
197

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 543 patients got this service
3
DENNIS DYKSTRA

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. 55455

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

36%

of this provider's 167 patients got this service
196

Performed in a facility

36%

of this provider's 167 patients got this service
3.3
LIN ZHANG

SACRAMENTO, Calif. 95817

Neurology

17%

of this provider's 500 patients got this service
195

Performed in a facility

17%

of this provider's 500 patients got this service
2.3
RONALD FARRAN

TORRANCE, Calif. 90505

Specialist

12%

of this provider's 561 patients got this service
188

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 561 patients got this service
2.9
CYNTHIA COMELLA

CHICAGO, Ill. 60612

Neurology

20%

of this provider's 330 patients got this service
186

Performed in a facility

20%

of this provider's 330 patients got this service
2.8
KATHERINE WANG

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. 02138

Neurological Surgery

17%

of this provider's 359 patients got this service
178

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 359 patients got this service
3
TIMOTHY SCHOONOVER

CENTERVILLE, Ohio 45459

Neurology

11%

of this provider's 540 patients got this service
177

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 540 patients got this service
3.1
RICHARD DUBINSKY

KANSAS CITY, Kan. 66160

Neurology

13%

of this provider's 461 patients got this service
175

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 461 patients got this service
2.8
JOSEPH JANKOVIC

HOUSTON, Tex. 77030

Neurology

22%

of this provider's 322 patients got this service
171

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 322 patients got this service
2.4
GARY BELAGA

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. 94123

Neurology

48%

of this provider's 129 patients got this service
167

Performed in an office

48%

of this provider's 129 patients got this service
2.7
GUILLERMO MOGUEL-COBOS

PHOENIX, Ariz. 85013

Neurology

22%

of this provider's 313 patients got this service
166

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 313 patients got this service
2.4
APARNA WAGLE SHUKLA

GAINESVILLE, Fla. 32610

Neurology

17%

of this provider's 454 patients got this service
164

Performed in a facility

17%

of this provider's 454 patients got this service
2.1
KENNETH MARTINEZ

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. 92656

Neurology

7%

of this provider's 722 patients got this service
160

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 722 patients got this service
3
STEPHEN GOLLOMP

WYNNEWOOD, Pa. 19096

Neurology

8%

of this provider's 665 patients got this service
160

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 665 patients got this service
3.2
MARK FLETCHER

TUPELO, Miss. 38801

Neurology

7%

of this provider's 627 patients got this service
158

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 627 patients got this service
3.4
JOEL PERLMUTTER

SAINT LOUIS, Mo. 63110

Neurology

17%

of this provider's 317 patients got this service
158

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 317 patients got this service
2.9
BHARATHY SUNDARAM

SHERMAN, Tex. 75092

Neurology

6%

of this provider's 979 patients got this service
156

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 979 patients got this service
2.5
JOY DEMARCAIDA

MANCHESTER, Conn. 06040

Neurology

5%

of this provider's 1,010 patients got this service
156

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,010 patients got this service
3
STEPHEN GRILL

ELKRIDGE, Md. 21075

Neurology

13%

of this provider's 361 patients got this service
150

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 361 patients got this service
3.2
JAY BHATT

CARMEL, Ind. 46032

Neurology

12%

of this provider's 426 patients got this service
148

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 426 patients got this service
3
CHERIAN KARUNAPUZHA

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73104

Neurology

19%

of this provider's 268 patients got this service
148

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 268 patients got this service
2.8

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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