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Definitive Healthcare defines a Physician Group as one or more physicians operating as an organization to provide care. The following list includes the top 25 Physician Groups by total number of knee replacement procedures, as classified by CPT code 27447.

The total list represents over $265 million in charges with an average charge per procedure of $4,431. Rothman Orthopaedic Institute in Pennsylvania tops the list with 12,711 total procedures— a figure that is 87.5% higher than the next appearing group on the list, Illiinois Bone and Joint Institute with 4,972 procedures. Rothman accounts for 22% of the procedures from the top 25 groups and nearly 27% of the charges on the list.

Between 2017 and 2018, there was a small increase in number of procedures and total charges represented in the top 25 list at 3.03% and 2.9%, respectively. Of those with the highest number of procedures, there was an overall decrease of 2.5% for average charge per procedure from the top 25 of 2017. The changes for Rothman Orthopaedic Institute, specifically, were far more substantial with a 9.35% increase in procedures and an 8% increase in total charges in a year over year comparison.

Top Physician Groups by Total Knee Replacements

 

Physician Group Name

State

Definitive ID

Number of Total Procedures

Total Charges

Average Charge/Procedure

1.

Rothman Orthopaedic Institute

PA

706720

12,711

$70,823,822

$5,572

2.

Illinois Bone & Joint Institute

IL

551612

4,972

$22,277,087

$4,481

3.

Tucson Orthopaedic Institute PC

AZ

551896

3,285

$10,472,383

$3,188

4.

Towson Orthopaedic Associates

MD

603828

2,443

$8,983,215

$3,677

5.

Orthopaedic Clinical Associates

MA

725064

2,199

$3,298,500

$1,500

6.

New England Orthopedic Surgeons

MA

695692

2,084

$10,215,012

$4,902

7.

Signature Medical Group

MO

956860

2,001

$14,209,351

$7,101

8.

Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic PA

FL

551732

1,982

$6,704,656

$3,383

9.

Kennedy-White Orthopedic Center

FL

600616

1,752

$5,398,378

$3,081

10.

Center for Neurosciences Orthopaedics & Spine

SD

661207

1,736

$5,901,440

$3,399

11.

EmergeOrtho Triad Region

NC

752095

1,650

$10,980,776

$6,655

12.

Jordan-Young Institute for Reconstructive Surgery and Sports Medicine

VA

586353

1,625

$12,713,483

$7,824

13.

St Cloud Orthopedics

MN

551631

1,623

$7,570,654

$4,665

14.

North Shore Health & Hyperbarics

NY

644217

1,595

$11,261,175

$7,060

15.

The Center

OR

697426

1,584

$6,114,941

$3,860

16.

The Bone & Joint Center

ND

641568

1,581

$4,393,392

$2,779

17.

Physicians Clinic of Iowa PC

IA

550528

1,565

$3,463,946

$2,213

18.

Orthopedic Associates of Dutchess County

NY

689632

1,548

$6,364,624

$4,112

19.

Center for Orthopedic Surgery LLP

TX

642179

1,533

$8,283,628

$5,404

20.

Tri-County Orthopedics

NJ

719238

1,443

$11,491,100

$7,963

21.

Orthocincy Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

KY

737589

1,427

$4,569,785

$3,202

22.

Midwest Neurosurgery

NE

593697

1,364

$6,352,452

$4,657

23.

Ortho Rhode Island

RI

845390

1,355

$4,059,973

$2,996

24.

Toledo Orthopaedic Surgeons

OH

652300

1,346

$5,391,019

$4,005

25.

Center for Orthopedics Inc

OH

647091

1,330

$4,122,175

$3,099

Fig 1. Data is from the 2018 claims year from the Definitive Healthcare's Commercial Claims database.