Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

PROCEDURES

Smoking and tobacco cessation counseling visit for

The asymptomatic patient; intermediate, greater than 3 minutes, up to 10 minutes

Service Code: G0436, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$40,220.88

Total Times Performed (or Units)

134,124

Rank Among All Services

799

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
14,807 Michigan
12,604 Tennessee
10,914 North Carolina
9,171 Florida
8,207 Texas
6,016 New York
5,574 California
5,521 Georgia
4,865 New Jersey
4,810 Alabama
4,262 Illinois
3,777 Massachusetts
3,688 Virginia
3,453 Arkansas
3,442 Kentucky
3,362 South Carolina
3,312 Pennsylvania
3,092 Ohio
2,514 Missouri
2,488 Oklahoma
2,378 Maryland
2,318 Indiana
1,656 Louisiana
1,397 Nevada
1,242 Mississippi
1,224 Arizona
1,031 Washington
992 Colorado
982 Delaware
898 West Virginia
800 Kansas
660 Connecticut
502 Oregon
403 Wisconsin
398 Maine
287 Hawaii
182 New Hampshire
123 Iowa
116 Idaho
99 Nebraska
79 Montana
78 Washington, DC
75 Alaska
48 Wyoming
46 New Mexico
37 Utah
36 Vermont
34 Rhode Island

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
DUANE DIXON

LYNCHBURG, Va. 24501

Pain Medicine

55%

of this provider's 410 patients got this service
1,076

Performed in an office

55%

of this provider's 410 patients got this service
4.8
ARTOON ARAKEL

GLENDALE, Calif. 91205

Family Medicine

71%

of this provider's 758 patients got this service
1,012

Performed in an office

71%

of this provider's 758 patients got this service
1.9
KANIZ KHAN-JAFFERY

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. 08234

Pain Medicine

39%

of this provider's 729 patients got this service
898

Performed in an office

39%

of this provider's 729 patients got this service
3.2
ROBERT KUFFA

MOUNT MORRIS, Mich. 48458

Family Medicine

52%

of this provider's 336 patients got this service
885

Performed in an office

52%

of this provider's 336 patients got this service
5
DAVID JANKOWSKI

DEARBORN, Mich. 48124

Anesthesiology

48%

of this provider's 681 patients got this service
789

Performed in an office

48%

of this provider's 681 patients got this service
2.4
CHARLES LINDSEY

UNION CITY, Tenn. 38261

Physician Assistant

52%

of this provider's 273 patients got this service
628

Performed in an office

52%

of this provider's 273 patients got this service
4.4
ERIC REDMON

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. 37923

Family Medicine

46%

of this provider's 474 patients got this service
589

Performed in an office

46%

of this provider's 474 patients got this service
2.7
ALICIA TAYLOR

LA FOLLETTE, Tenn. 37766

Physician Assistant

51%

of this provider's 245 patients got this service
543

Performed in an office

51%

of this provider's 245 patients got this service
4.3
DAVID DIFFINE

BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. 72315

Family Medicine

37%

of this provider's 352 patients got this service
493

Performed in an office

37%

of this provider's 352 patients got this service
3.8
ASHLEE ROSSNER

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. 65803

Nurse Practitioner, Family

62%

of this provider's 177 patients got this service
485

Performed in a facility

62%

of this provider's 177 patients got this service
4.4
RONALD CHUSID

MUSKEGON, Mich. 49442

Internal Medicine

15%

of this provider's 540 patients got this service
465

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 540 patients got this service
5.7
PAUL KALOGEROU

VAN WERT, Ohio 45891

Internal Medicine

37%

of this provider's 1,020 patients got this service
454

Performed in a facility

37%

of this provider's 1,020 patients got this service
1.2
VIVEK KHETPAL

DURANT, Okla. 74701

Cardiovascular Disease

7%

of this provider's 3,084 patients got this service
449

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 3,084 patients got this service
2.2
TYE BROWNING

UNION CITY, Tenn. 38261

Physician Assistant, Medical

50%

of this provider's 228 patients got this service
429

Performed in an office

50%

of this provider's 228 patients got this service
3.8
SYED QUADRI

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. 42701

Internal Medicine

18%

of this provider's 563 patients got this service
422

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 563 patients got this service
4.3
RAYA HUSSAIN

DEARBORN, Mich. 48120

Internal Medicine

50%

of this provider's 413 patients got this service
420

Performed in an office

50%

of this provider's 413 patients got this service
2
VIJI THOMAS

ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich. 48307

Pain Medicine

29%

of this provider's 273 patients got this service
397

Performed in an office

29%

of this provider's 273 patients got this service
5.1
SCOTT KUYKENDALL

CLARKSVILLE, Ark. 72830

Family Medicine

24%

of this provider's 703 patients got this service
388

Performed in an office

24%

of this provider's 703 patients got this service
2.3
RONALD PASSERI

SALISBURY, Md. 21804

Internal Medicine

31%

of this provider's 620 patients got this service
387

Performed in an office

31%

of this provider's 620 patients got this service
2
EVERETT BRYANT

DEARBORN, Mich. 48126

Family Medicine

31%

of this provider's 533 patients got this service
383

Performed in an office

31%

of this provider's 533 patients got this service
2.3
JOSEPH DUNAWAY

CLARKSVILLE, Ark. 72830

Family Medicine

23%

of this provider's 583 patients got this service
381

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 583 patients got this service
2.9
ALBERT KLEMPTNER

YPSILANTI, Mich. 48198

Internal Medicine

20%

of this provider's 570 patients got this service
377

Performed in an office

20%

of this provider's 570 patients got this service
3.3
FRANK FALCO

NEWARK, Del. 19702

Interventional Pain Medicine

17%

of this provider's 708 patients got this service
365

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 708 patients got this service
3
VERONICA DIKE

HOUSTON, Tex. 77036

Nurse Practitioner, Family

32%

of this provider's 592 patients got this service
364

Performed in an office

32%

of this provider's 592 patients got this service
1.9
MARIO RODRIGUEZ

RIO GRANDE CITY, Tex. 78582

Family Medicine

34%

of this provider's 1,052 patients got this service
362

Performed in an office

34%

of this provider's 1,052 patients got this service
1
VENKATAPURAM REDDY

HALEYVILLE, Ala. 35565

Internal Medicine

10%

of this provider's 1,233 patients got this service
361

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,233 patients got this service
2.8
ALEXANDER BADRU

LEBANON, Tenn. 37087

Internal Medicine

24%

of this provider's 424 patients got this service
358

Performed in an office

24%

of this provider's 424 patients got this service
3.6
JOSEPH CAPERNA

SAN DIEGO, Calif. 92101

Internal Medicine

34%

of this provider's 718 patients got this service
358

Performed in an office

34%

of this provider's 718 patients got this service
1.5
FLORENCE OJIH

HOUSTON, Tex. 77036

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

32%

of this provider's 559 patients got this service
357

Performed in an office

32%

of this provider's 559 patients got this service
2
CHARLES HUNTER

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. 27804

Physician Assistant, Medical

17%

of this provider's 646 patients got this service
352

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 646 patients got this service
3.3

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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