Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66982, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$3,409,246.25

Total Times Performed (or Units)

296,013

Rank Among All Services

544

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
20,828 Florida
19,891 Illinois
19,513 North Carolina
18,831 New York
18,204 California
16,470 Texas
16,252 Ohio
13,423 New Jersey
12,321 Pennsylvania
9,542 Virginia
9,104 Michigan
8,895 Massachusetts
8,297 Indiana
6,847 Maryland
6,785 Georgia
6,674 Iowa
6,249 Kentucky
5,353 Tennessee
4,891 Washington
4,392 New Hampshire
4,305 Wisconsin
4,190 Arizona
4,115 Alabama
3,935 Connecticut
3,571 Arkansas
3,232 Missouri
3,009 West Virginia
2,819 South Carolina
2,719 Kansas
2,676 Oklahoma
2,475 Colorado
2,234 Louisiana
2,157 Maine
2,137 Nebraska
2,092 Mississippi
1,910 Minnesota
1,742 Utah
1,683 Nevada
1,668 New Mexico
1,630 Oregon
1,335 Delaware
1,232 Idaho
1,125 South Dakota
970 Montana
916 North Dakota
864 Rhode Island
716 Vermont
631 Hawaii
314 Wyoming
243 Alaska
202 Washington, DC

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
MATTHEW WANER

MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. 28557

Optometrist

4%

of this provider's 667 patients got this service
2,882

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 667 patients got this service
1.4
AARON RHOADS

PARIS, Ill. 61944

Optometrist

5%

of this provider's 457 patients got this service
2,544

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 457 patients got this service
1.4
STEPHEN BENKUSKY

EDENTON, N.C. 27932

Optometrist

3%

of this provider's 814 patients got this service
2,393

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 814 patients got this service
1.3
JOSEPH MARCIN

SHELBYVILLE, Ill. 62565

Optometrist

3%

of this provider's 589 patients got this service
2,070

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 589 patients got this service
1.2
JAMIE CASPER

WILMINGTON, N.C. 28412

Optometrist

3%

of this provider's 364 patients got this service
1,800

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 364 patients got this service
1.7
SCOTT SAWYER

HILLSBORO, Ill. 62049

Optometrist

3%

of this provider's 489 patients got this service
1,794

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 489 patients got this service
1.3
JOHN HANLON

EVERGREEN PARK, Ill. 60805

Ophthalmology

1%

of this provider's 1,439 patients got this service
1,621

Performed in a facility

1%

of this provider's 1,439 patients got this service
1.1
JOHN WILDING

SIDNEY, Ohio 45365

Ophthalmology

12%

of this provider's 1,143 patients got this service
1,617

Performed in a facility

12%

of this provider's 1,143 patients got this service
1.6
KEVIN CHILDERS

VANDALIA, Ill. 62471

Optometrist

3%

of this provider's 378 patients got this service
1,491

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 378 patients got this service
1.4
CRAIG HYRE

ELKINS, W.Va. 26241

Optometrist

3%

of this provider's 369 patients got this service
1,434

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 369 patients got this service
1.5
JOHN DESMONE

HAVELOCK, N.C. 28532

Optometrist

2%

of this provider's 457 patients got this service
1,425

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 457 patients got this service
1.5
RIVER DRIVE SURGERY CENTER, LLC

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. 07407

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

16%

of this provider's 5,875 patients got this service
1,247

Performed in a facility

16%

of this provider's 5,875 patients got this service
1.3
CHARLES TEATERS

WOODLAWN, Va. 24381

Optometrist

2%

of this provider's 598 patients got this service
1,227

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 598 patients got this service
1.4
EDWARD HOLLAND

EDGEWOOD, Ky. 41017

Ophthalmology

16%

of this provider's 1,028 patients got this service
995

Performed in a facility

16%

of this provider's 1,028 patients got this service
1.3
ESSEX SPECIALIZED SURGICAL INSTITUTE LLC

WEST ORANGE, N.J. 07052

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

24%

of this provider's 2,651 patients got this service
833

Performed in a facility

24%

of this provider's 2,651 patients got this service
1.3
GORDON JENNINGS

WYTHEVILLE, Va. 24382

Optometrist

1%

of this provider's 974 patients got this service
820

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 974 patients got this service
1
JOHN PAJKA

LIMA, Ohio 45805

Ophthalmology

3%

of this provider's 1,852 patients got this service
814

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,852 patients got this service
1.3
UH COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY SURGERY CENTER

HOUSTON, Tex. 77204

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

81%

of this provider's 587 patients got this service
808

Performed in a facility

81%

of this provider's 587 patients got this service
1.7
AMY HENNESSY

SAN JOSE, Calif. 95128

Ophthalmology

3%

of this provider's 562 patients got this service
791

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 562 patients got this service
1.3
BRADFORD SHINGLETON

BOSTON, Mass. 02114

Ophthalmology

7%

of this provider's 1,880 patients got this service
731

Performed in a facility

7%

of this provider's 1,880 patients got this service
1.3
ROBERT SMITH

LEXINGTON, Ky. 40504

Optometrist

3%

of this provider's 823 patients got this service
721

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 823 patients got this service
1
BROOK PLAZA AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER, INC.

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11234

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

28%

of this provider's 2,176 patients got this service
713

Performed in a facility

28%

of this provider's 2,176 patients got this service
1.2
GEORGE SHAKER

MANCHESTER, N.H. 03104

Ophthalmology

2%

of this provider's 826 patients got this service
709

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 826 patients got this service
1.1
THE MACKOOL EYE INSTITUTE, LLC

ASTORIA, N.Y. 11103

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ophthalmologic Surgery

31%

of this provider's 1,735 patients got this service
696

Performed in a facility

31%

of this provider's 1,735 patients got this service
1.3
CURT YOUNG

BANGOR, Me. 04401

Ophthalmology

3%

of this provider's 1,361 patients got this service
688

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,361 patients got this service
1.4
STEPHEN DEMICK

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio 45601

Ophthalmology

3%

of this provider's 1,409 patients got this service
655

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,409 patients got this service
1.2
ISLAND EYE SURGICENTER LLC

CARLE PLACE, N.Y. 11514

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

15%

of this provider's 3,618 patients got this service
650

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 3,618 patients got this service
1.2
SARA BOZORG

MANCHESTER, N.H. 03104

Ophthalmology

3%

of this provider's 447 patients got this service
644

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 447 patients got this service
1.3
ALBANY REGIONAL EYE SURGERY CENTER, LLC

LATHAM, N.Y. 12110

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ophthalmologic Surgery

18%

of this provider's 2,751 patients got this service
643

Performed in a facility

18%

of this provider's 2,751 patients got this service
1.3
JASON HALL

MANCHESTER, N.H. 03104

Ophthalmology

2%

of this provider's 752 patients got this service
636

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 752 patients got this service
1.3

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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