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DRUGS

Injection, abatacept, 10 mg (code may be

Used for medicare when drug administered under the direct supervision of a physician, not for use when drug is self administered)

Service Code: J0129, Service Type: Drug

Total Paid

$165,723,492

Total Times Performed (or Units)

9,501,603

Rank Among All Services

50

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
604,471 Texas
601,277 Florida
571,005 North Carolina
353,807 California
303,382 Alabama
273,959 South Carolina
235,764 Indiana
221,676 Missouri
203,583 Illinois
193,166 New York
180,209 Tennessee
177,581 Virginia
163,398 Georgia
162,996 Washington
157,915 Arizona
157,500 Colorado
145,301 Arkansas
142,680 Pennsylvania
124,325 New Jersey
120,610 Mississippi
108,075 Oklahoma
103,557 Kentucky
99,365 Minnesota
96,376 Wisconsin
87,463 Nevada
86,325 Maryland
84,676 Kansas
81,255 Ohio
70,611 Michigan
67,227 Iowa
66,430 Louisiana
57,250 Maine
57,225 Nebraska
53,800 Delaware
51,350 Oregon
34,375 Massachusetts
30,550 Connecticut
29,900 Puerto Rico
26,701 New Mexico
24,875 Idaho
24,670 Utah
15,791 Rhode Island
15,475 Hawaii
14,300 South Dakota
13,500 West Virginia
8,775 New Hampshire
8,560 Montana
3,675 Alaska

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
MICHAEL JOSEPH

JOPLIN, Mo. 64804

Rheumatology

5%

of this provider's 1,395 patients got this service
53,400

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,395 patients got this service
10.6
DANA TROTTER

NAPLES, Fla. 34103

Rheumatology

15%

of this provider's 488 patients got this service
47,525

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 488 patients got this service
8.7
DEREK PEACOCK

KENNEWICK, Wash. 99336

Rheumatology

8%

of this provider's 1,003 patients got this service
45,150

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,003 patients got this service
7.6
DOUGLAS CONAWAY

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. 29572

Rheumatology

9%

of this provider's 1,195 patients got this service
45,025

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,195 patients got this service
5.8
EDMUND LACOUR

DOTHAN, Ala. 36301

Rheumatology

4%

of this provider's 1,497 patients got this service
41,350

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,497 patients got this service
8.3
BRUCE LOCKWITZ

ELKHART, Ind. 46514

Rheumatology

5%

of this provider's 1,158 patients got this service
36,975

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,158 patients got this service
8.7
GENEVA HILL

GREENVILLE, S.C. 29601

Specialist

10%

of this provider's 626 patients got this service
35,150

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 626 patients got this service
7.4
CONSTANTINE SAADEH

AMARILLO, Tex. 79124

Allergy & Immunology

5%

of this provider's 1,261 patients got this service
34,325

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,261 patients got this service
7.3
GRACE MAKHLOUF

SUGAR LAND, Tex. 77478

Specialist

16%

of this provider's 316 patients got this service
34,101

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 316 patients got this service
9.1
MICHAEL VANDENBERG

PENSACOLA, Fla. 32514

Rheumatology

4%

of this provider's 1,010 patients got this service
33,650

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,010 patients got this service
10.1
CHRISTOPHER HAKIM

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. 23185

Rheumatology

5%

of this provider's 1,238 patients got this service
32,950

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,238 patients got this service
6.7
RAVI BHALLA

PEORIA, Ariz. 85381

Rheumatology

3%

of this provider's 1,489 patients got this service
30,200

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,489 patients got this service
8.2
ELENA FLAGG

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. 23185

Rheumatology

6%

of this provider's 1,176 patients got this service
28,300

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 1,176 patients got this service
5.8
WILLIAM SHERGY

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. 35801

Rheumatology

4%

of this provider's 1,629 patients got this service
28,050

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,629 patients got this service
5.6
ROBERT SYLVESTER

LEWISTON, Me. 04240

Rheumatology

7%

of this provider's 774 patients got this service
27,975

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 774 patients got this service
6.5
MAGED HOSNY

DOVER, Del. 19904

Rheumatology

3%

of this provider's 1,121 patients got this service
27,725

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,121 patients got this service
9
CHRIS BENSON

HATTIESBURG, Miss. 39402

Rheumatology

5%

of this provider's 867 patients got this service
27,350

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 867 patients got this service
8.8
LOUIS DALESSANDRO

GASTONIA, N.C. 28054

Rheumatology

6%

of this provider's 620 patients got this service
26,875

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 620 patients got this service
8
GARY CRUMP

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40218

Rheumatology

9%

of this provider's 570 patients got this service
26,500

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 570 patients got this service
7.3
MIGUEL GONZALEZ

LEESBURG, Fla. 34788

Rheumatology

3%

of this provider's 1,575 patients got this service
26,400

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,575 patients got this service
8.4
CHRISTIANNE YUNG

HENDERSON, Nev. 89052

Rheumatology

13%

of this provider's 273 patients got this service
26,325

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 273 patients got this service
9
DAYTON PAYNE

HICKORY, N.C. 28602

Rheumatology

5%

of this provider's 772 patients got this service
25,300

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 772 patients got this service
8
MARTA BOGNAR

GAINESVILLE, Ga. 30501

Rheumatology

4%

of this provider's 989 patients got this service
25,100

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 989 patients got this service
8.3
DEBORAH MEADOWS

GREENVILLE, S.C. 29615

Rheumatology

4%

of this provider's 825 patients got this service
24,850

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 825 patients got this service
10.4
ANNAPURNA BHAT

STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. 30281

Rheumatology

8%

of this provider's 461 patients got this service
24,698

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 461 patients got this service
7.9
SUTHIN SONGCHAROEN

FLOWOOD, Miss. 39232

Specialist

8%

of this provider's 653 patients got this service
24,660

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 653 patients got this service
5.9
ROBERT PHILLIPS

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. 35801

Rheumatology

4%

of this provider's 1,686 patients got this service
24,275

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,686 patients got this service
4.9
MIGUEL GARCIA-CARO

ALEXANDRIA, La. 71301

Rheumatology

4%

of this provider's 929 patients got this service
24,250

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 929 patients got this service
8.9
JOHN BUDD

SAINT LOUIS, Mo. 63117

Rheumatology

6%

of this provider's 652 patients got this service
23,550

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 652 patients got this service
8.2
JOHN HICKS

GREENWOOD, S.C. 29646

Rheumatology

6%

of this provider's 579 patients got this service
22,975

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 579 patients got this service
8.5

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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