Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood glucose (sugar) measurement using reagent strip

Service Code: 82948, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$5,123

Total Times Performed (or Units)

203,294

Rank Among All Services

645

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
23,909 California
21,961 Illinois
21,113 Texas
17,097 Georgia
15,827 Florida
13,569 New York
13,558 Alabama
8,713 Tennessee
8,644 South Carolina
6,754 Michigan
5,713 North Carolina
4,352 Virginia
3,891 Kentucky
3,234 Mississippi
2,992 Massachusetts
2,970 Arizona
2,732 Washington
2,602 Ohio
2,562 Arkansas
2,546 Louisiana
2,518 New Jersey
1,963 Colorado
1,280 Oklahoma
1,234 Maryland
1,226 New Mexico
1,087 Oregon
1,052 Kansas
996 Rhode Island
914 Nebraska
854 Minnesota
769 Connecticut
672 Iowa
650 Hawaii
499 Wisconsin
480 Missouri
370 Nevada
333 Montana
176 Pennsylvania
174 North Dakota
174 West Virginia
130 Alaska
118 Utah
114 South Dakota
29 Idaho
26 Indiana
21 Maine

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
DOCTORS GENERAL LABORATORY CORP

HICKORY HILLS, Ill. 60457

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.52%

of this provider's 12,417 patients got this service
19,917

Performed in an office

0.52%

of this provider's 12,417 patients got this service
114.4
GEORGE CARL BORST III PSC

ASHLAND, Ky. 41101

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

54%

of this provider's 1,401 patients got this service
3,045

Performed in an office

54%

of this provider's 1,401 patients got this service
3.9
PAM JANDA

FRESNO, Calif. 93720

Internal Medicine

52%

of this provider's 719 patients got this service
2,491

Performed in an office

52%

of this provider's 719 patients got this service
6.7
BIJAN BADIHIAN

CLAREMONT, Calif. 91711

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

51%

of this provider's 439 patients got this service
2,403

Performed in an office

51%

of this provider's 439 patients got this service
10.5
JOSE PENA

DONNA, Tex. 78537

Internal Medicine

31%

of this provider's 1,572 patients got this service
2,312

Performed in an office

31%

of this provider's 1,572 patients got this service
4.7
DONALD COUSINEAU

GAYLORD, Mich. 49735

General Practice

75%

of this provider's 281 patients got this service
2,285

Performed in an office

75%

of this provider's 281 patients got this service
10.8
HOVANES TER-ZAKARIAN

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90029

Family Medicine

51%

of this provider's 485 patients got this service
2,176

Performed in an office

51%

of this provider's 485 patients got this service
8.7
BENNETT BAQUET

LAFAYETTE, La. 70503

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

52%

of this provider's 1,367 patients got this service
1,968

Performed in an office

52%

of this provider's 1,367 patients got this service
2.8
YONGKUMA YONGKUMA

ANDALUSIA, Ala. 36420

Internal Medicine

32%

of this provider's 966 patients got this service
1,926

Performed in an office

32%

of this provider's 966 patients got this service
6.3
NORMA CAVAZOS-SALAS

MISSION, Tex. 78572

Family Medicine

59%

of this provider's 438 patients got this service
1,871

Performed in an office

59%

of this provider's 438 patients got this service
7.2
RAJEEV GUPTA

EL CENTRO, Calif. 92243

Internal Medicine

48%

of this provider's 655 patients got this service
1,707

Performed in an office

48%

of this provider's 655 patients got this service
5.4
ATIF ALAZIZ

TARZANA, Calif. 91356

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

79%

of this provider's 916 patients got this service
1,694

Performed in an office

79%

of this provider's 916 patients got this service
2.3
ARNOLD VERA

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. 32117

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

60%

of this provider's 879 patients got this service
1,538

Performed in an office

60%

of this provider's 879 patients got this service
2.9
RAJENDRA TRIVEDI

DANVILLE, Va. 24541

Family Medicine

58%

of this provider's 794 patients got this service
1,535

Performed in an office

58%

of this provider's 794 patients got this service
3.3
BARRY HOROWITZ

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. 33401

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

54%

of this provider's 894 patients got this service
1,531

Performed in an office

54%

of this provider's 894 patients got this service
3.2
WILLIAM KAYE

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. 33401

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

49%

of this provider's 864 patients got this service
1,377

Performed in an office

49%

of this provider's 864 patients got this service
3.2
ROBERT LAITMAN

BRONX, N.Y. 10461

Internal Medicine

91%

of this provider's 242 patients got this service
1,261

Performed in an office

91%

of this provider's 242 patients got this service
5.8
LORENZO SUAREZ

BRAWLEY, Calif. 92227

Family Medicine

38%

of this provider's 897 patients got this service
1,251

Performed in an office

38%

of this provider's 897 patients got this service
3.7
STEVEN WISE

DOTHAN, Ala. 36301

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

53%

of this provider's 1,027 patients got this service
1,220

Performed in an office

53%

of this provider's 1,027 patients got this service
2.2
BRUCE ROGERS

GAINESVILLE, Fla. 32653

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

84%

of this provider's 402 patients got this service
1,161

Performed in an office

84%

of this provider's 402 patients got this service
3.5
ESSAM ESKANDER

CHADBOURN, N.C. 28431

Family Medicine

39%

of this provider's 643 patients got this service
1,154

Performed in an office

39%

of this provider's 643 patients got this service
4.7
RITCHIE PARROTTA

WYNANTSKILL, N.Y. 12198

Family Medicine

88%

of this provider's 446 patients got this service
1,106

Performed in an office

88%

of this provider's 446 patients got this service
2.8
JOHN MCRAE

NASHVILLE, Tenn. 37205

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

56%

of this provider's 745 patients got this service
1,090

Performed in an office

56%

of this provider's 745 patients got this service
2.6
DAVID KUGLER

SMITHTOWN, N.Y. 11787

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

41%

of this provider's 936 patients got this service
1,060

Performed in an office

41%

of this provider's 936 patients got this service
2.7
RICHARD BERKOWITZ

WAYNE, N.J. 07470

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

61%

of this provider's 551 patients got this service
1,045

Performed in an office

61%

of this provider's 551 patients got this service
3.1
AKINOLA AYODEJI

DOTHAN, Ala. 36301

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

48%

of this provider's 1,017 patients got this service
1,029

Performed in an office

48%

of this provider's 1,017 patients got this service
2.1
JAMES HERNANDEZ

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. 85259

Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine

4%

of this provider's 15,340 patients got this service
1,000

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 15,340 patients got this service
1.2
VICENTE TORREGOSA

GADSDEN, Ala. 35901

Family Medicine

29%

of this provider's 522 patients got this service
992

Performed in an office

29%

of this provider's 522 patients got this service
6.1
JERALD WHITE

BROWNSVILLE, Tenn. 38012

Specialist

32%

of this provider's 1,176 patients got this service
981

Performed in an office

32%

of this provider's 1,176 patients got this service
2.6
GIL SOO KIM

HUNTINGTON, N.Y. 11743

Internal Medicine

56%

of this provider's 604 patients got this service
979

Performed in an office

56%

of this provider's 604 patients got this service
2.9

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 2013 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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