Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue preparation for culture

Service Code: 87176, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$281.11

Total Times Performed (or Units)

1,840

Rank Among All Services

2,866

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
250 Georgia
224 Arizona
207 Wisconsin
121 Minnesota
116 Texas
105 Oklahoma
104 Ohio
85 Tennessee
75 California
71 Pennsylvania
62 Missouri
59 North Carolina
59 Louisiana
58 Florida
54 New York
32 New Mexico
27 Oregon
24 Washington
22 New Jersey
19 Connecticut
19 Indiana
19 Michigan
14 Alabama
14 Kansas

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
BAKOTIC PATHOLOGY ASSOCIATES, LLC

ALPHARETTA, Ga. 30005

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.23%

of this provider's 100,750 patients got this service
250

Performed in an office

0.23%

of this provider's 100,750 patients got this service
1.1
SONORA QUEST LABORATORIES, LLC.

TEMPE, Ariz. 85281

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.07%

of this provider's 317,090 patients got this service
224

Performed in an office

0.07%

of this provider's 317,090 patients got this service
1
MARSHFIELD CLINIC, INC.

MARSHFIELD, Wis. 54449

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Clinic/Center

0.43%

of this provider's 27,051 patients got this service
171

Performed in an office

0.43%

of this provider's 27,051 patients got this service
1.4
REGIONAL MEDICAL LABORATORY, INC

TULSA, Okla. 74104

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.09%

of this provider's 89,943 patients got this service
105

Performed in an office

0.09%

of this provider's 89,943 patients got this service
1.3
WILLIAM MORICE

ROCHESTER, Minn. 55905

Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine

0.17%

of this provider's 50,453 patients got this service
103

Performed in an office

0.17%

of this provider's 50,453 patients got this service
1
MEMPHIS PATHOLOGY LABORATORY

MEMPHIS, Tenn. 38134

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.03%

of this provider's 202,119 patients got this service
85

Performed in an office

0.03%

of this provider's 202,119 patients got this service
1
CLINICAL PATHOLOGY LABORATORIES, INC.

AUSTIN, Tex. 78754

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.01%

of this provider's 468,459 patients got this service
72

Performed in an office

0.01%

of this provider's 468,459 patients got this service
1
HEALTH NETWORK LABORATORIES LIMITED

ALLENTOWN, Pa. 18109

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.1%

of this provider's 62,942 patients got this service
71

Performed in an office

0.1%

of this provider's 62,942 patients got this service
1.1
OMEGA DIAGNOSTICS, LLC

SHREVEPORT, La. 71109

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.3%

of this provider's 18,394 patients got this service
59

Performed in an office

0.3%

of this provider's 18,394 patients got this service
1
LABORATORY ALLIANCE OF CENTRAL NEW YORK, LLC

LIVERPOOL, N.Y. 13088

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.13%

of this provider's 30,915 patients got this service
54

Performed in an office

0.13%

of this provider's 30,915 patients got this service
1.2
NWO INTEGRATED LABORATORIES MERCY LLC

TOLEDO, Ohio 43608

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.99%

of this provider's 3,641 patients got this service
52

Performed in an office

0.99%

of this provider's 3,641 patients got this service
1.4
BOYCE - BYNUM PATHOLOGY LABORATORIES, INC

COLUMBIA, Mo. 65201

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.06%

of this provider's 60,256 patients got this service
42

Performed in an office

0.06%

of this provider's 60,256 patients got this service
1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

BURLINGTON, N.C. 27215

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0%

of this provider's 1,491,360 patients got this service
41

Performed in an office

0%

of this provider's 1,491,360 patients got this service
1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

TAMPA, Fla. 33607

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.01%

of this provider's 396,965 patients got this service
40

Performed in an office

0.01%

of this provider's 396,965 patients got this service
1
PACIFIC DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORIES

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. 93111

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.07%

of this provider's 37,231 patients got this service
36

Performed in an office

0.07%

of this provider's 37,231 patients got this service
1
A2CL SERVICES, LLC

WEST ALLIS, Wis. 53227

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.02%

of this provider's 177,269 patients got this service
36

Performed in an office

0.02%

of this provider's 177,269 patients got this service
1
TRICORE REFERENCE LABORATORIES

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. 87102

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.05%

of this provider's 49,935 patients got this service
32

Performed in an office

0.05%

of this provider's 49,935 patients got this service
1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

DUBLIN, Ohio 43016

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0%

of this provider's 607,320 patients got this service
29

Performed in an office

0%

of this provider's 607,320 patients got this service
1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

DALLAS, Tex. 75230

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.01%

of this provider's 426,714 patients got this service
29

Performed in an office

0.01%

of this provider's 426,714 patients got this service
1.1
PEACEHEALTH

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. 97477

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.04%

of this provider's 69,437 patients got this service
27

Performed in an office

0.04%

of this provider's 69,437 patients got this service
1
DYNACARE NORTHWEST, INC

SEATTLE, Wash. 98122

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.09%

of this provider's 21,354 patients got this service
24

Performed in an office

0.09%

of this provider's 21,354 patients got this service
1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

RARITAN, N.J. 08869

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0%

of this provider's 831,784 patients got this service
22

Performed in an office

0%

of this provider's 831,784 patients got this service
1
PHYSICIAN'S AUTOMATED LABORATORY, INC

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. 93301

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.03%

of this provider's 68,386 patients got this service
20

Performed in an office

0.03%

of this provider's 68,386 patients got this service
1.1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

KANSAS CITY, Mo. 64114

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.31%

of this provider's 5,487 patients got this service
20

Performed in an office

0.31%

of this provider's 5,487 patients got this service
1.1
SUTTER VALLEY MEDICAL FOUNDATION

SACRAMENTO, Calif. 95816

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.04%

of this provider's 49,154 patients got this service
19

Performed in an office

0.04%

of this provider's 49,154 patients got this service
1
KIRK WOJNO

ROYAL OAK, Mich. 48073

Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

0.19%

of this provider's 10,057 patients got this service
19

Performed in an office

0.19%

of this provider's 10,057 patients got this service
1
HARTFORD HEALTHCARE LABORATORIES

NEWINGTON, Conn. 06111

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.02%

of this provider's 70,039 patients got this service
19

Performed in an office

0.02%

of this provider's 70,039 patients got this service
1.1
SOUTH BEND MEDICAL FOUNDATION, INC

SOUTH BEND, Ind. 46601

Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

0.05%

of this provider's 37,786 patients got this service
19

Performed in an office

0.05%

of this provider's 37,786 patients got this service
1
SOLSTAS LAB PARTNERS GROUP, LLC

GREENSBORO, N.C. 27410

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0%

of this provider's 470,242 patients got this service
18

Performed in an office

0%

of this provider's 470,242 patients got this service
1
MAYO COLLABORATIVE SERVICES LLC

ROCHESTER, Minn. 55905

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.04%

of this provider's 31,342 patients got this service
18

Performed in an office

0.04%

of this provider's 31,342 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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