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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, $241 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
534
Rank: 188th
out of 380 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
6,808
Rank: 35th
out of 380 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
12.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 4.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$403K
Rank: 22nd
out of 380 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$755 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $241

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 77 different services in 2015
(52 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11301
Performed in an office
561
times performed,
8% of his services

1st 17th

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

203
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$61,401.45an average of $109.45 per time performed $30,260.34
an average of $53.94 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
528
times performed,
8% of his services

2nd 9th

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

115
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$26,642.88an average of $50.46 per time performed $14,578.08
an average of $27.61 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trun... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11302
Performed in an office
462
times performed,
7% of his services

3rd 25th

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

183
patients got this service, 34% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$60,535.86an average of $131.03 per time performed $31,078.74
an average of $67.27 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ea... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11312
Performed in an office
437
times performed,
6% of his services

4th 51st

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

164
patients got this service, 31% of his patients
2.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$67,783.07an average of $155.11 per time performed $43,485.87
an average of $99.51 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11311
Performed in an office
408
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 24th

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

161
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$51,501.84an average of $126.23 per time performed $19,637.04
an average of $48.13 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
407
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 1st

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

57
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$3,764.75an average of $9.25 per time performed $1,973.95
an average of $4.85 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
337
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 2nd

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

154
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$29,110.06an average of $86.38 per time performed $18,056.46
an average of $53.58 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of scalp, n... +

Shaving of 1.1 to 2.0 centimeters skin growth of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11307
Performed in an office
326
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 61st

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

137
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
2.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$42,735.34an average of $131.09 per time performed $22,947.14
an average of $70.39 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of the tru... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11300
Performed in an office
310
times performed,
5% of his services

9th 33rd

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

143
patients got this service, 27% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$26,715.80an average of $86.18 per time performed $12,737.90
an average of $41.09 per time performed
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
290
times performed,
4% of his services

10th 7th

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

189
patients got this service, 35% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$15,346.80an average of $52.92 per time performed $9,720.80
an average of $33.52 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of face, e... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11310
Performed in an office
254
times performed,
4% of his services

11th 41st

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

120
patients got this service, 22% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$23,660.10an average of $93.15 per time performed $12,552.68
an average of $49.42 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
235
times performed,
3% of his services

12th 4th

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

155
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$29,870.85an average of $127.11 per time performed $20,264.05
an average of $86.23 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth... +

Shaving of 0.6 centimeters to 1.0 centimeters skin growth of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11306
Performed in an office
228
times performed,
3% of his services

13th 42nd

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

109
patients got this service, 20% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$24,751.68an average of $108.56 per time performed $12,316.56
an average of $54.02 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of scalp, ... +

Shaving of 0.5 centimeters or less skin growth of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 11305
Performed in an office
106
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 67th

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

63
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$8,715.32an average of $82.22 per time performed $4,424.44
an average of $41.74 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of over 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk,... +

Shaving of over 2.0 centimeters skin growth of the trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 11303
Performed in an office
97
times performed,
1% of his services

15th 102nd

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

76
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,937.03an average of $153.99 per time performed $9,466.23
an average of $97.59 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
94
times performed,
1% of his services

16th 3rd

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

74
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$8,144.16an average of $86.64 per time performed $3,456.38
an average of $36.77 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
91
times performed,
1% of his services

17th 14th

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

91
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,360.08an average of $80.88 per time performed $5,035.03
an average of $55.33 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
1% of his services

18th 12th

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

91
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$11,117.47an average of $122.17 per time performed $7,130.76
an average of $78.36 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
69
times performed,
1% of his services

19th 19th

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

41
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$13,219.71an average of $191.59 per time performed $8,432.49
an average of $122.21 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Tissue fungi or parasites

Service Code: 87220
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
0.47% of his services

20th 98th

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

25
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$895.04an average of $27.97 per time performed $147.52
an average of $4.61 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
30
times performed,
0.44% of his services

21st 8th

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

16
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$3,409.20an average of $113.64 per time performed $1,987.50
an average of $66.25 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Shaving of over 2.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ears... +

Shaving of over 2.0 centimeters skin growth of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11313
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.35% of his services

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most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in PA perform this service

21
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,360.80an average of $181.70 per time performed $2,952.72
an average of $123.03 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 face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17282
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.28% of his services

23rd 44th

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,295.71an average of $226.09 per time performed $2,970.46
an average of $156.34 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) ... +

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0 centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17283
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.22% of his services

24th 127th

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

14
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,585.05an average of $305.67 per time performed $2,834.85
an average of $188.99 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 face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth ×

Service Code: 17281
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.19% of his services

25th 31st

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

12
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,799.03an average of $215.31 per time performed $1,461.98
an average of $112.46 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.

Hover over each slice to see percentage breakdown.

Harold Farber
Average for Dermatology Providers in Pennsylvania

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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