Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $270 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,111
Rank: 70th
out of 675 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,685
Rank: 152nd
out of 675 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.3 This Provider
Avg 5.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$186K
Rank: 151st
out of 675 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$168 This Provider
Avg $270

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 37 different services in 2015
(21 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
999
times performed,
27% of his services

1st 4th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

659
patients got this service, 59% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$84,915.00an average of $85.00 per time performed $38,391.57
an average of $38.43 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
543
times performed,
15% of his services

2nd 1st

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

158
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$27,150.00an average of $50.00 per time performed $2,807.31
an average of $5.17 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
434
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 2nd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

359
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$54,250.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $25,983.58
an average of $59.87 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
380
times performed,
10% of his services

4th 3rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

292
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$57,000.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $19,425.60
an average of $51.12 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
319
times performed,
9% of his services

5th 5th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

286
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$55,825.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $28,984.34
an average of $90.86 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Skin application of tar and ultraviolet b or petrolatum a... +

Skin application of tar and ultraviolet b or petrolatum and ultraviolet b ×

Service Code: 96910
Performed in an office
314
times performed,
9% of his services

6th 15th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

33
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
9.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 10.5)
$54,950.00an average of $175.00 per time performed $21,132.20
an average of $67.30 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
122
times performed,
3% of his services

7th 12th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

122
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$15,250.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $7,832.40
an average of $64.20 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Acne surgery

Service Code: 10040
Performed in an office
117
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 27th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

93
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$17,550.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $10,097.10
an average of $86.30 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
93
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 8th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

72
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$13,950.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $2,844.87
an average of $30.59 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 16th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

61
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$910.00an average of $10.00 per time performed $117.39
an average of $1.29 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
82
times performed,
2% of his services

11th 13th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

63
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$28,700.00an average of $350.00 per time performed $11,220.06
an average of $136.83 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 20th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

36
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$4,600.00an average of $100.00 per time performed $2,118.76
an average of $46.06 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.98% of his services

13th 10th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

30
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$7,200.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $3,420.72
an average of $95.02 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (0.6 to 1.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17261
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.87% of his services

14th 38th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$15,200.00an average of $475.00 per time performed $3,454.08
an average of $107.94 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.33% of his services

15th 37th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

11
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,400.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $1,090.56
an average of $90.88 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 17262
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.33% of his services

16th 24th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

11
patients got this service, 0.99% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$5,700.00an average of $475.00 per time performed $1,906.44
an average of $158.87 per time performed

Office Visits

Medicare reimburses office visits using a five-point scale, with five being the most intensive and costly. The chart below shows what percentage of this provider’s office visits were reimbursed at each level. A higher than average proportion of costly visits is not necessarily an indication of a problem, but it may be worth asking about.

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Ira A Pion
Average for Dermatology Providers in New York

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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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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