Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

RADIOLOGY

Nuclear medicine study of heart wall motion

At rest or stress with evaluation of blood ejection from heart, single study

Service Code: 78472, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$41,998.51

Total Times Performed (or Units)

11,573

Rank Among All Services

1,891

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
1,581 Florida
983 Texas
859 New York
723 Illinois
698 New Jersey
625 Pennsylvania
525 Maryland
510 Missouri
481 Arkansas
445 Ohio
370 Michigan
346 Alabama
326 Oklahoma
307 California
251 Mississippi
228 South Carolina
224 Kentucky
218 Indiana
211 Washington
209 North Carolina
199 Kansas
164 Iowa
147 Arizona
121 Georgia
110 Virginia
105 Louisiana
100 Wisconsin
94 Delaware
83 Nevada
47 Tennessee
42 Connecticut
32 Massachusetts
31 West Virginia
29 Idaho
25 Minnesota
24 Montana
21 Oregon
20 Washington, DC
19 Nebraska

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
JAMES NTAMBI

BALTIMORE, Md. 21287

Nuclear Medicine

22%

of this provider's 1,157 patients got this service
324

Performed in a facility

22%

of this provider's 1,157 patients got this service
1.3
JAIME MONTILLA-SOLER

TAMPA, Fla. 33612

Diagnostic Radiology

11%

of this provider's 1,831 patients got this service
245

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 1,831 patients got this service
1.2
DEREK THOMAS

SUMTER, S.C. 29150

Cardiovascular Disease

14%

of this provider's 1,591 patients got this service
216

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 1,591 patients got this service
1
MARCUS KESSLER

TAMPA, Fla. 33602

Nuclear Radiology

20%

of this provider's 883 patients got this service
210

Performed in a facility

20%

of this provider's 883 patients got this service
1.2
EIHAB TAWFIK

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. 34429

Internal Medicine

16%

of this provider's 848 patients got this service
139

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 848 patients got this service
1
JOSEPH SERGHANY

BUFFALO, N.Y. 14203

Diagnostic Radiology

7%

of this provider's 786 patients got this service
117

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 786 patients got this service
1
RICARDO CIGARROA

LAREDO, Tex. 78041

Specialist

3%

of this provider's 4,026 patients got this service
109

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 4,026 patients got this service
1.1
RICHARD JOYRICH

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. 48075

Diagnostic Radiology

6%

of this provider's 1,162 patients got this service
98

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 1,162 patients got this service
1.5
CHARLES ARNOLD

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73104

Nuclear Radiology

9%

of this provider's 693 patients got this service
93

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 693 patients got this service
1.5
PATRICK RUCKER

MONTGOMERY, Ala. 36106

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 2,341 patients got this service
92

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 2,341 patients got this service
1.3
VICTORIA MAJOR

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Diagnostic Radiology

49%

of this provider's 171 patients got this service
90

Performed in a facility

49%

of this provider's 171 patients got this service
1.1
PATRICK VALLS

LAREDO, Tex. 78041

Diagnostic Radiology

4%

of this provider's 2,308 patients got this service
89

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 2,308 patients got this service
1.1
THOMAS KOONCE

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 1,524 patients got this service
81

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,524 patients got this service
1.1
SHEZAD SANAULLAH

APALACHICOLA, Fla. 32320

Cardiovascular Disease

6%

of this provider's 631 patients got this service
80

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 631 patients got this service
1
AZIZ MAKSOUD

WICHITA, Kan. 67226

Cardiovascular Disease

2%

of this provider's 2,861 patients got this service
78

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 2,861 patients got this service
1.6
HENRY ROYAL

SAINT LOUIS, Mo. 63110

Diagnostic Radiology

6%

of this provider's 1,194 patients got this service
76

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 1,194 patients got this service
1
ROBERT JACKSON

AMARILLO, Tex. 79106

Nuclear Medicine

6%

of this provider's 1,163 patients got this service
76

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 1,163 patients got this service
1
AKASH SHARMA

SAINT LOUIS, Mo. 63110

Diagnostic Radiology

6%

of this provider's 1,196 patients got this service
76

Performed in a facility

6%

of this provider's 1,196 patients got this service
1
KEVIN BORAN

FRESNO, Calif. 93720

Cardiovascular Disease

3%

of this provider's 2,183 patients got this service
73

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 2,183 patients got this service
1.1
SRINIVAS PRASAD

MERRITT ISLAND, Fla. 32953

Cardiovascular Disease

3%

of this provider's 2,083 patients got this service
72

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 2,083 patients got this service
1
MANUEL CERQUEIRA

CLEVELAND, Ohio 44195

Nuclear Medicine

3%

of this provider's 1,938 patients got this service
71

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,938 patients got this service
1.1
A. BRADLEY

STUART, Fla. 34996

Specialist

2%

of this provider's 4,060 patients got this service
65

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 4,060 patients got this service
1
SUSAN PASSALAQUA

GILBERT, Ariz. 85234

Diagnostic Radiology

3%

of this provider's 1,015 patients got this service
63

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,015 patients got this service
1.9
CLAUDIA BERMAN

TAMPA, Fla. 33612

Diagnostic Radiology

4%

of this provider's 1,431 patients got this service
61

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,431 patients got this service
1.1
JOAN FORGETTA

WILKES BARRE, Pa. 18764

Diagnostic Radiology

4%

of this provider's 1,506 patients got this service
59

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,506 patients got this service
1.1
NIRODE DAS

PLAINS, Pa. 18705

Cardiovascular Disease

4%

of this provider's 1,571 patients got this service
59

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,571 patients got this service
1.1
AMY EVERSOLE

STUART, Fla. 34996

Specialist

2%

of this provider's 2,759 patients got this service
59

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 2,759 patients got this service
1
RICHARD BRUNKEN

CLEVELAND, Ohio 44195

Nuclear Medicine

3%

of this provider's 1,747 patients got this service
57

Performed in a facility

3%

of this provider's 1,747 patients got this service
1.1
BARBARA RAPHAEL

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. 33024

Nuclear Imaging & Therapy

4%

of this provider's 1,300 patients got this service
56

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 1,300 patients got this service
1.1
JIAN QIN YU

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. 19111

Nuclear Radiology

4%

of this provider's 781 patients got this service
55

Performed in a facility

4%

of this provider's 781 patients got this service
1.6

Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

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