Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Smear for parasites

Service Code: 87177, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$3,227.39

Total Times Performed (or Units)

158,944

Rank Among All Services

730

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
20,590 Florida
20,532 California
17,642 New Jersey
16,484 Texas
12,993 North Carolina
8,301 Georgia
5,785 New York
5,611 Alabama
5,559 Ohio
5,436 Arizona
4,438 Pennsylvania
4,048 Washington
3,850 Massachusetts
3,049 Illinois
2,920 Missouri
2,767 Tennessee
2,532 Maryland
1,974 Virginia
1,903 Colorado
1,837 Connecticut
1,226 Wisconsin
1,072 Michigan
1,022 Oklahoma
939 Oregon
936 Hawaii
746 Minnesota
713 Louisiana
594 Indiana
425 Kansas
402 Rhode Island
315 Iowa
309 Kentucky
301 Nebraska
282 Utah
232 Idaho
219 Arkansas
172 South Dakota
97 South Carolina
75 Nevada
48 New Mexico
35 Mississippi
15 North Dakota
12 Wyoming

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
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

TAMPA, Fla. 33617

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

1%

of this provider's 701,126 patients got this service
9,414

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 701,126 patients got this service
1.1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

RARITAN, N.J. 08869

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.82%

of this provider's 831,784 patients got this service
8,430

Performed in an office

0.82%

of this provider's 831,784 patients got this service
1.1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

BURLINGTON, N.C. 27215

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.53%

of this provider's 1,491,360 patients got this service
8,179

Performed in an office

0.53%

of this provider's 1,491,360 patients got this service
1
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INCORPORATED

TETERBORO, N.J. 07608

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.98%

of this provider's 448,515 patients got this service
6,090

Performed in an office

0.98%

of this provider's 448,515 patients got this service
1.1
GENOVA DIAGNOSTICS INC

DULUTH, Ga. 30096

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

99%

of this provider's 5,193 patients got this service
5,417

Performed in an office

99%

of this provider's 5,193 patients got this service
1.1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. 35233

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.73%

of this provider's 684,893 patients got this service
5,412

Performed in an office

0.73%

of this provider's 684,893 patients got this service
1
UNILAB CORPORATION

WEST HILLS, Calif. 91304

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.69%

of this provider's 485,682 patients got this service
5,035

Performed in an office

0.69%

of this provider's 485,682 patients got this service
1.1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

SAN DIEGO, Calif. 92128

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.94%

of this provider's 418,130 patients got this service
4,966

Performed in an office

0.94%

of this provider's 418,130 patients got this service
1.2
CLINICAL PATHOLOGY LABORATORIES, INC.

AUSTIN, Tex. 78754

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.76%

of this provider's 468,459 patients got this service
4,312

Performed in an office

0.76%

of this provider's 468,459 patients got this service
1.1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA HOLDINGS

DUBLIN, Ohio 43016

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.64%

of this provider's 607,320 patients got this service
4,223

Performed in an office

0.64%

of this provider's 607,320 patients got this service
1
UNILAB CORPORATION

STOCKTON, Calif. 95207

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

74%

of this provider's 3,851 patients got this service
4,135

Performed in an office

74%

of this provider's 3,851 patients got this service
1.1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

TAMPA, Fla. 33607

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.92%

of this provider's 396,965 patients got this service
3,999

Performed in an office

0.92%

of this provider's 396,965 patients got this service
1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

DALLAS, Tex. 75230

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.83%

of this provider's 426,714 patients got this service
3,943

Performed in an office

0.83%

of this provider's 426,714 patients got this service
1.1
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

MIRAMAR, Fla. 33025

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

1%

of this provider's 242,008 patients got this service
3,792

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 242,008 patients got this service
1.1
SOLSTAS LAB PARTNERS GROUP, LLC

GREENSBORO, N.C. 27410

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.67%

of this provider's 470,242 patients got this service
3,356

Performed in an office

0.67%

of this provider's 470,242 patients got this service
1.1
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

IRVING, Tex. 75063

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.75%

of this provider's 370,247 patients got this service
3,158

Performed in an office

0.75%

of this provider's 370,247 patients got this service
1
SONORA QUEST LABORATORIES, LLC.

TEMPE, Ariz. 85281

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.88%

of this provider's 317,090 patients got this service
3,091

Performed in an office

0.88%

of this provider's 317,090 patients got this service
1.1
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

HORSHAM, Pa. 19044

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.63%

of this provider's 345,147 patients got this service
2,885

Performed in an office

0.63%

of this provider's 345,147 patients got this service
1.1
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

TUCKER, Ga. 30084

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.52%

of this provider's 494,683 patients got this service
2,787

Performed in an office

0.52%

of this provider's 494,683 patients got this service
1
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS MASSACHUSETTS LLC

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. 01752

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.96%

of this provider's 197,454 patients got this service
2,382

Performed in an office

0.96%

of this provider's 197,454 patients got this service
1.1
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. 63146

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

4%

of this provider's 53,126 patients got this service
2,215

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 53,126 patients got this service
1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

PHOENIX, Ariz. 85040

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.75%

of this provider's 261,848 patients got this service
2,187

Performed in an office

0.75%

of this provider's 261,848 patients got this service
1.1
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INCORPORATED MD

BALTIMORE, Md. 21227

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.67%

of this provider's 276,049 patients got this service
2,168

Performed in an office

0.67%

of this provider's 276,049 patients got this service
1.1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

HOUSTON, Tex. 77040

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.73%

of this provider's 252,794 patients got this service
2,088

Performed in an office

0.73%

of this provider's 252,794 patients got this service
1.1
BIO-REFERENCE LABORATORIES, INC.

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. 07407

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.39%

of this provider's 361,248 patients got this service
1,979

Performed in an office

0.39%

of this provider's 361,248 patients got this service
1.1
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

HOUSTON, Tex. 77072

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.71%

of this provider's 228,806 patients got this service
1,957

Performed in an office

0.71%

of this provider's 228,806 patients got this service
1
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS LLC IL

WOOD DALE, Ill. 60191

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

0.39%

of this provider's 427,860 patients got this service
1,951

Performed in an office

0.39%

of this provider's 427,860 patients got this service
1.1
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS CLINICAL LABORATORIES INC

SYOSSET, N.Y. 11791

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

1%

of this provider's 126,512 patients got this service
1,797

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 126,512 patients got this service
1.1
LABORATORY CORPORATION OF AMERICA

HERNDON, Va. 20171

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

19%

of this provider's 7,200 patients got this service
1,635

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 7,200 patients got this service
1.1
PATHOLOGY ASSOCIATES MEDICAL LABORATORIES LLC

SPOKANE, Wash. 99204

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

1%

of this provider's 131,121 patients got this service
1,470

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 131,121 patients got this service
1.1

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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