Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

Injection, aflibercept, 1 mg

Service Code: J0178, Service Type: Drug

Total Paid

$1,800,815.64

Total Times Performed (or Units)

1,749,677

Rank Among All Services

200

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
160,060 Florida
138,082 New York
132,066 California
116,345 Texas
90,422 Pennsylvania
74,752 Illinois
72,268 North Carolina
67,775 New Jersey
61,892 Virginia
54,119 Ohio
53,961 Michigan
49,148 Maryland
45,937 Washington
39,593 Massachusetts
38,353 Connecticut
36,330 Iowa
33,189 Missouri
32,043 Georgia
30,796 Wisconsin
30,441 Tennessee
28,894 Indiana
28,553 Arizona
26,881 Nebraska
24,281 Oregon
23,949 Kentucky
23,367 Colorado
18,094 Mississippi
17,610 Utah
17,416 Louisiana
16,223 Kansas
14,866 Maine
14,680 Alabama
14,404 Oklahoma
13,370 Minnesota
12,858 West Virginia
11,280 Arkansas
9,665 South Carolina
8,520 South Dakota
7,956 Montana
7,827 Rhode Island
7,813 New Hampshire
7,678 Nevada
7,612 Idaho
6,962 North Dakota
6,884 New Mexico
5,736 Delaware
3,500 Hawaii
1,848 Vermont
1,502 Alaska
487 Washington, DC
481 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
JOHN WELCH

HASTINGS, Neb. 68901

Ophthalmology

35%

of this provider's 2,280 patients got this service
9,574

Performed in an office

35%

of this provider's 2,280 patients got this service
5.1
JARED NIELSEN

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa 50266

Ophthalmology

29%

of this provider's 1,887 patients got this service
5,954

Performed in an office

29%

of this provider's 1,887 patients got this service
4.6
DAVID SAGGAU

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa 50266

Ophthalmology

28%

of this provider's 2,136 patients got this service
5,647

Performed in an office

28%

of this provider's 2,136 patients got this service
4.3
MICHAEL BORNE

JACKSON, Miss. 39202

Ophthalmology, Retina Specialist

19%

of this provider's 2,672 patients got this service
5,282

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 2,672 patients got this service
4.2
JONATHAN HERSHEY

MILWAUKEE, Wis. 53226

Ophthalmology

29%

of this provider's 1,347 patients got this service
5,040

Performed in an office

29%

of this provider's 1,347 patients got this service
6.2
KYLE ALLIMAN

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa 50266

Ophthalmology

24%

of this provider's 1,936 patients got this service
4,794

Performed in an office

24%

of this provider's 1,936 patients got this service
4.4
BARRY MANDELL

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. 23452

Ophthalmology

21%

of this provider's 1,544 patients got this service
4,430

Performed in an office

21%

of this provider's 1,544 patients got this service
6.9
MARI KEITHAHN

COLUMBIA, Mo. 65202

Ophthalmology

28%

of this provider's 1,379 patients got this service
4,244

Performed in an office

28%

of this provider's 1,379 patients got this service
5.5
JUSTIN BROWN

CHARLOTTE, N.C. 28210

Ophthalmology

26%

of this provider's 1,227 patients got this service
4,208

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 1,227 patients got this service
5.3
JAMES TIEDEMAN

FISHERSVILLE, Va. 22939

Ophthalmology

27%

of this provider's 1,387 patients got this service
4,180

Performed in an office

27%

of this provider's 1,387 patients got this service
5.7
DAVID PAN

LINCOLN, Neb. 68506

Ophthalmology

29%

of this provider's 1,194 patients got this service
4,145

Performed in an office

29%

of this provider's 1,194 patients got this service
5.9
SCOTT FOXMAN

NORTHFIELD, N.J. 08225

Ophthalmology

27%

of this provider's 1,314 patients got this service
4,144

Performed in an office

27%

of this provider's 1,314 patients got this service
4.4
WILLIAM DECKER

HOUSTON, Tex. 77074

Ophthalmology

23%

of this provider's 1,132 patients got this service
3,862

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 1,132 patients got this service
7.5
TIEN WONG

HOUSTON, Tex. 77030

Ophthalmology

28%

of this provider's 1,241 patients got this service
3,726

Performed in an office

28%

of this provider's 1,241 patients got this service
4.4
LOUIS MAISEL

NEW CITY, N.Y. 10956

Specialist

33%

of this provider's 1,058 patients got this service
3,682

Performed in an office

33%

of this provider's 1,058 patients got this service
5
MARGARET CHANG

SACRAMENTO, Calif. 95819

Ophthalmology, Retina Specialist

12%

of this provider's 2,673 patients got this service
3,654

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 2,673 patients got this service
4.5
JERRY BLAIR

COLUMBIA, Mo. 65202

Ophthalmology

29%

of this provider's 1,173 patients got this service
3,546

Performed in an office

29%

of this provider's 1,173 patients got this service
4.6
JUAN ASTRUC

RICHMOND, Va. 23235

Ophthalmology

21%

of this provider's 1,409 patients got this service
3,534

Performed in an office

21%

of this provider's 1,409 patients got this service
4.6
JEREMY CUTHBERTSON

EL PASO, Tex. 79902

Ophthalmology

40%

of this provider's 793 patients got this service
3,532

Performed in an office

40%

of this provider's 793 patients got this service
4.2
JOHN HINES

ROANOKE, Va. 24019

Ophthalmology

28%

of this provider's 1,213 patients got this service
3,444

Performed in an office

28%

of this provider's 1,213 patients got this service
4.4
MATTHEW WOOD

LINCOLN, Neb. 68506

Ophthalmology

23%

of this provider's 1,341 patients got this service
3,424

Performed in an office

23%

of this provider's 1,341 patients got this service
5.6
JERRY NEUWIRTH

MANCHESTER, Conn. 06042

Ophthalmology

22%

of this provider's 1,458 patients got this service
3,413

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 1,458 patients got this service
5
JEFFREY RINKOFF

MEDFORD, Ore. 97504

Ophthalmology

22%

of this provider's 1,423 patients got this service
3,410

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 1,423 patients got this service
5.1
RAMANATH BHANDARI

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. 62703

Ophthalmology

26%

of this provider's 883 patients got this service
3,381

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 883 patients got this service
7.4
DANIEL KIERNAN

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. 11570

Ophthalmology

28%

of this provider's 1,144 patients got this service
3,338

Performed in an office

28%

of this provider's 1,144 patients got this service
4.4
RANDALL PEAIRS

SCRANTON, Pa. 18503

Ophthalmology

16%

of this provider's 1,625 patients got this service
3,334

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 1,625 patients got this service
5.1
WILLIAM WOOD

LEXINGTON, Ky. 40509

Ophthalmology, Retina Specialist

33%

of this provider's 1,672 patients got this service
3,267

Performed in an office

33%

of this provider's 1,672 patients got this service
2.5
JAMES RIAL

SALISBURY, Md. 21804

Ophthalmology

13%

of this provider's 2,348 patients got this service
3,118

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 2,348 patients got this service
5.1
JASON HSU

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. 19462

Ophthalmology

17%

of this provider's 2,183 patients got this service
3,076

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 2,183 patients got this service
3.6
MICHAEL PARROTT

VENICE, Fla. 34285

Ophthalmology

19%

of this provider's 1,414 patients got this service
3,054

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 1,414 patients got this service
5.3

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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