Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

RADIOLOGY

X-ray of upper spine, 6 or more

Views

Service Code: 72052, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$52,736.45

Total Times Performed (or Units)

49,969

Rank Among All Services

1,173

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
5,671 Florida
4,376 California
2,938 Michigan
2,696 New York
2,678 Texas
2,460 Illinois
2,340 Virginia
2,056 Georgia
2,033 Pennsylvania
2,015 Ohio
1,920 New Jersey
1,881 Alabama
1,739 North Carolina
1,520 Missouri
1,318 Arizona
1,088 Tennessee
1,051 West Virginia
995 Massachusetts
851 Indiana
849 South Carolina
790 Louisiana
681 Kentucky
576 Arkansas
558 Colorado
518 Maryland
463 Oklahoma
457 Mississippi
438 Washington
429 Kansas
355 Nevada
231 Connecticut
214 Wisconsin
212 Iowa
161 New Mexico
149 Delaware
130 Maine
129 Hawaii
124 Utah
120 Minnesota
120 Oregon
93 New Hampshire
92 Nebraska
74 Montana
72 Idaho
70 Rhode Island
31 Wyoming
25 Vermont
24 North Dakota
12 Alaska
11 Washington, DC
11 South Dakota

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
JEFFREY CARLSON

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. 23606

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

14%

of this provider's 1,648 patients got this service
320

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 1,648 patients got this service
1.4
ALFONSO DIAZ

ROME, Ga. 30165

Cardiovascular Disease

2%

of this provider's 10,029 patients got this service
186

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 10,029 patients got this service
1
GARY WISNER

LODI, Calif. 95242

Orthopaedic Surgery

33%

of this provider's 434 patients got this service
181

Performed in an office

33%

of this provider's 434 patients got this service
1.3
ELAYNE GARBER

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90048

Rheumatology

32%

of this provider's 545 patients got this service
173

Performed in an office

32%

of this provider's 545 patients got this service
1
MARK MCFARLAND

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. 23606

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

13%

of this provider's 1,148 patients got this service
168

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 1,148 patients got this service
1.2
STUART KASSAN

DENVER, Colo. 80204

Rheumatology

50%

of this provider's 311 patients got this service
164

Performed in an office

50%

of this provider's 311 patients got this service
1.1
JOHN JANDA

FRESNO, Calif. 93710

Orthopaedic Surgery

35%

of this provider's 429 patients got this service
154

Performed in an office

35%

of this provider's 429 patients got this service
1
BURTON ELLIS

ROYAL OAK, Mich. 48073

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 4,720 patients got this service
143

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 4,720 patients got this service
1
RAYMOND MURPHY

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. 63703

Diagnostic Radiology

29%

of this provider's 365 patients got this service
135

Performed in an office

29%

of this provider's 365 patients got this service
1.3
SIMON CHAO

NORTH EASTON, Mass. 02072

Orthopaedic Surgery

14%

of this provider's 842 patients got this service
122

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 842 patients got this service
1
GEOFFREY CRONEN

TAMPA, Fla. 33613

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

16%

of this provider's 724 patients got this service
121

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 724 patients got this service
1
DAVID TROSTLE

LEBANON, Pa. 17042

Rheumatology

14%

of this provider's 849 patients got this service
121

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 849 patients got this service
1
TIE QIAN

DAVIE, Fla. 33328

Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

15%

of this provider's 782 patients got this service
120

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 782 patients got this service
1
HOWARD KNOHL

STANTON, Calif. 90680

Diagnostic Radiology

17%

of this provider's 547 patients got this service
118

Performed in a facility

17%

of this provider's 547 patients got this service
1.3
RAJIV SINHA

RAYMONDVILLE, Tex. 78580

Family Medicine

26%

of this provider's 391 patients got this service
116

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 391 patients got this service
1.1
WAYNE STEWART

TIFTON, Ga. 31794

Diagnostic Radiology

2%

of this provider's 6,280 patients got this service
114

Performed in a facility

2%

of this provider's 6,280 patients got this service
1
TIFFANY ROGERS

TORRANCE, Calif. 90505

Orthopaedic Surgery

9%

of this provider's 932 patients got this service
111

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 932 patients got this service
1.3
JEFFREY RITTER

MIAMI, Fla. 33173

Rheumatology

13%

of this provider's 811 patients got this service
110

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 811 patients got this service
1
ASHOK SONNI

SEBRING, Fla. 33870

Specialist

8%

of this provider's 1,270 patients got this service
106

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,270 patients got this service
1
CHRISTOPHER FLYE

NEW BERN, N.C. 28562

Diagnostic Radiology

0.7%

of this provider's 11,438 patients got this service
104

Performed in an office

0.7%

of this provider's 11,438 patients got this service
1
JON LORENZINO

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. 65807

General Practice

16%

of this provider's 631 patients got this service
103

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 631 patients got this service
1
DAVID KNOX

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. 72704

Neurological Surgery

21%

of this provider's 476 patients got this service
102

Performed in an office

21%

of this provider's 476 patients got this service
1
JOSE ESCANDON

MISSION, Tex. 78572

Internal Medicine

15%

of this provider's 617 patients got this service
102

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 617 patients got this service
1.1
FELIX UNGACTA

HIGHLAND, Ill. 62249

Orthopaedic Surgery

15%

of this provider's 673 patients got this service
100

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 673 patients got this service
1
GLAUCO MARESCA

POTSDAM, N.Y. 13676

Therapeutic Radiology

0.51%

of this provider's 19,464 patients got this service
100

Performed in a facility

0.51%

of this provider's 19,464 patients got this service
1
MARK BURNSTEIN

DETROIT, Mich. 48202

Specialist

0.92%

of this provider's 10,910 patients got this service
100

Performed in a facility

0.92%

of this provider's 10,910 patients got this service
1
DARIUS MCGEE

LAUREL, Miss. 39440

Nurse Practitioner, Family

5%

of this provider's 1,857 patients got this service
100

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,857 patients got this service
1
SELVON ST. CLAIR

LIMA, Ohio 45804

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

15%

of this provider's 634 patients got this service
94

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 634 patients got this service
1
CLYDE CARPENTER

OLYMPIA, Wash. 98502

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

13%

of this provider's 541 patients got this service
92

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 541 patients got this service
1.3
GHASSAN SALMAN

AUSTIN, Tex. 78758

Internal Medicine

2%

of this provider's 5,650 patients got this service
92

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 5,650 patients got this service
1

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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