Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

NERVOUS SYSTEM

Destruction of lower or sacral spinal facet

Joint nerves with imaging guidance

Service Code: 64636, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$301,080.82

Total Times Performed (or Units)

303,269

Rank Among All Services

540

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
36,090 Florida
33,703 Texas
17,674 California
12,106 Michigan
11,784 New York
11,677 Georgia
10,889 Arizona
10,236 Maryland
10,212 Ohio
10,189 Illinois
9,933 Arkansas
8,489 Pennsylvania
8,447 Kentucky
7,862 North Carolina
7,700 Virginia
7,589 Louisiana
6,994 Indiana
6,588 South Carolina
6,348 Tennessee
5,591 Oklahoma
5,537 Missouri
5,332 Utah
5,033 Wisconsin
4,906 New Jersey
4,859 Massachusetts
3,669 Nevada
3,497 Alabama
3,313 Colorado
3,301 Mississippi
2,731 West Virginia
2,015 Washington
1,959 Minnesota
1,870 Connecticut
1,836 Delaware
1,729 Kansas
1,723 Iowa
1,513 Oregon
1,485 New Hampshire
1,310 Idaho
1,151 Maine
1,135 New Mexico
686 Montana
651 Nebraska
534 Vermont
411 South Dakota
321 North Dakota
170 Alaska
130 Wyoming
82 Rhode Island
72 Washington, DC
41 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
SANJOY SUNDARESAN

WICHITA FALLS, Tex. 76301

Neurological Surgery

66%

of this provider's 370 patients got this service
1,958

Performed in an office

66%

of this provider's 370 patients got this service
4
JAIME LIM

WICHITA FALLS, Tex. 76301

Pain Medicine

37%

of this provider's 493 patients got this service
1,312

Performed in an office

37%

of this provider's 493 patients got this service
3.7
DONALD BOOS

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. 71901

Interventional Pain Medicine

58%

of this provider's 495 patients got this service
1,182

Performed in an office

58%

of this provider's 495 patients got this service
2.1
FREDERICK GOODING

WILMINGTON, Del. 19806

Specialist

58%

of this provider's 209 patients got this service
1,175

Performed in an office

58%

of this provider's 209 patients got this service
3.3
SERGEY BOGDAN

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11214

Interventional Pain Medicine

47%

of this provider's 498 patients got this service
1,154

Performed in an office

47%

of this provider's 498 patients got this service
2.5
MAGUED FADLY

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. 91364

Pain Medicine

51%

of this provider's 391 patients got this service
989

Performed in an office

51%

of this provider's 391 patients got this service
1.3
JACOB ABRAHAM

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. 71913

Pain Medicine

45%

of this provider's 586 patients got this service
946

Performed in an office

45%

of this provider's 586 patients got this service
1.7
EDGAR RAMIREZ

TAMPA, Fla. 33647

Interventional Pain Medicine

41%

of this provider's 519 patients got this service
908

Performed in an office

41%

of this provider's 519 patients got this service
1.5
ROBERT BALL

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. 33948

Interventional Pain Medicine

23%

of this provider's 1,121 patients got this service
888

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 1,121 patients got this service
1.7
ALLAN RISON

CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. 41017

Pain Medicine

19%

of this provider's 773 patients got this service
801

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 773 patients got this service
1.8
GEORGE VAN OSTEN

WINCHESTER, Va. 22601

Interventional Pain Medicine

20%

of this provider's 777 patients got this service
765

Performed in an office

20%

of this provider's 777 patients got this service
1.6
MICHAEL SALTZBURG

ALTOONA, Pa. 16601

Orthopaedic Surgery

65%

of this provider's 133 patients got this service
756

Performed in an office

65%

of this provider's 133 patients got this service
2.3
MARTIN GLOWACKI

TROY, Mich. 48085

Interventional Pain Medicine

46%

of this provider's 261 patients got this service
735

Performed in an office

46%

of this provider's 261 patients got this service
1.9
JOSEPH EMPEY

ST GEORGE, Utah 84790

Pain Medicine

14%

of this provider's 1,078 patients got this service
697

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 1,078 patients got this service
1.7
GLENN SAPERSTEIN

SAGINAW, Mich. 48604

Interventional Pain Medicine

19%

of this provider's 801 patients got this service
673

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 801 patients got this service
2.2
LOUIS VALENTE

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. 33948

Interventional Pain Medicine

19%

of this provider's 1,039 patients got this service
665

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 1,039 patients got this service
1.7
KENNETH CARLE

TOWSON, Md. 21204

Pain Medicine

60%

of this provider's 187 patients got this service
653

Performed in an office

60%

of this provider's 187 patients got this service
2
GORAN TUBIC

BOLINGBROOK, Ill. 60440

Pain Medicine

33%

of this provider's 399 patients got this service
652

Performed in a facility

33%

of this provider's 399 patients got this service
1.7
KENDALL HANSEN

CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. 41017

Pain Medicine

19%

of this provider's 622 patients got this service
648

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 622 patients got this service
1.9
GANIU EDU

MILWAUKEE, Wis. 53218

Anesthesiology

22%

of this provider's 730 patients got this service
648

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 730 patients got this service
1.8
JOHN OLENCZAK

HAGERSTOWN, Md. 21740

Pain Medicine

37%

of this provider's 348 patients got this service
645

Performed in a facility

37%

of this provider's 348 patients got this service
1.3
HUGO SALGUERO

TULSA, Okla. 74133

Pain Medicine

13%

of this provider's 858 patients got this service
642

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 858 patients got this service
2.9
FRANCIS PECORARO

WILMINGTON, N.C. 28412

Pain Medicine

9%

of this provider's 2,104 patients got this service
635

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 2,104 patients got this service
1.7
SHAHID RASHID

MCALLEN, Tex. 78504

Specialist

24%

of this provider's 500 patients got this service
631

Performed in an office

24%

of this provider's 500 patients got this service
2.7
RANDALL BREWER

SHREVEPORT, La. 71105

Pain Medicine

12%

of this provider's 1,397 patients got this service
627

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 1,397 patients got this service
1.9
MICHAEL FREY

FORT MYERS, Fla. 33919

Interventional Pain Medicine

12%

of this provider's 1,915 patients got this service
619

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 1,915 patients got this service
1.4
PETER SIRIANNI

JACKSONVILLE, Tex. 75766

Pain Medicine

14%

of this provider's 1,103 patients got this service
612

Performed in a facility

14%

of this provider's 1,103 patients got this service
2.1
AHMED GHALEB

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Interventional Pain Medicine

19%

of this provider's 749 patients got this service
611

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 749 patients got this service
2.1
RAJENDRA BOTHRA

WARREN, Mich. 48093

Specialist

19%

of this provider's 823 patients got this service
609

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 823 patients got this service
1.6
MAJID SALEEM

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Interventional Pain Medicine

24%

of this provider's 644 patients got this service
598

Performed in an office

24%

of this provider's 644 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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