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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, $368 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 7 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
2,246
Rank: 44th
out of 683 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
67,500
Rank: 2nd
out of 683 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
30.1 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 6.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.47M
Rank: 20th
out of 683 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$655 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg $368

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
(15 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
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 2-14 skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
32,411
times performed,
48% of his services

1st 1st

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

2,023
patients got this service, 90% of his patients
2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$647,895.89an average of $19.99 per time performed $148,118.27
an average of $4.57 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Injection of allergenic extracts into skin, accessed thro... +

Injection of allergenic extracts into skin, accessed through the skin ×

Service Code: 95004
Performed in an office
5,751
times performed,
9% of his services

2nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

77
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$80,514.00an average of $14.00 per time performed $30,307.77
an average of $5.27 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
5,714
times performed,
8% of his services

3rd 6th

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

1,463
patients got this service, 65% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$377,124.00an average of $66.00 per time performed $153,763.74
an average of $26.91 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Application of allergenic extract skin patch with reactio... +

Application of allergenic extract skin patch with reaction analysis ×

Service Code: 95044
Performed in an office
5,135
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 16th

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

79
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$61,620.00an average of $12.00 per time performed $23,929.10
an average of $4.66 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
4,492
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 3rd

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

2,076
patients got this service, 92% of his patients
2.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$691,768.00an average of $154.00 per time performed $118,723.56
an average of $26.43 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
3,738
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 9th

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

1,970
patients got this service, 88% of his patients
1.9
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$777,504.00an average of $208.00 per time performed $303,413.46
an average of $81.17 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
3,724
times performed,
6% of his services

7th 2nd

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

1,801
patients got this service, 80% of his patients
2.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$506,538.48an average of $136.02 per time performed $199,122.28
an average of $53.47 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin and/or tissue

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
2,813
times performed,
4% of his services

8th 4th

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

1,788
patients got this service, 80% of his patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$559,787.00an average of $199.00 per time performed $125,037.85
an average of $44.45 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Drainage of abscess

Service Code: 10060
Performed in an office
709
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 62nd

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

578
patients got this service, 26% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$148,890.00an average of $210.00 per time performed $61,527.02
an average of $86.78 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
673
times performed,
1% of his services

10th 18th

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

381
patients got this service, 17% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$226,801.00an average of $337.00 per time performed $75,752.88
an average of $112.56 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
660
times performed,
0.98% of his services

11th 10th

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

660
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$135,300.00an average of $205.00 per time performed $52,390.80
an average of $79.38 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 scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals ×

Service Code: 17272
Performed in an office
387
times performed,
0.57% of his services

12th 35th

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

245
patients got this service, 11% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$140,868.00an average of $364.00 per time performed $50,352.57
an average of $130.11 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
343
times performed,
0.51% of his services

13th 28th

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

264
patients got this service, 12% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$37,387.00an average of $109.00 per time performed $7,762.09
an average of $22.63 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
242
times performed,
0.36% of his services

14th 36th

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

179
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$97,042.00an average of $401.00 per time performed $37,718.12
an average of $155.86 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
193
times performed,
0.29% of his services

15th 41st

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

161
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$41,881.00an average of $217.00 per time performed $18,900.49
an average of $97.93 per time performed
medical
AUDITORY SYSTEM

Biopsy of ear

Service Code: 69100
Performed in an office
123
times performed,
0.18% of his services

16th 23rd

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

101
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$24,969.00an average of $203.00 per time performed $5,216.43
an average of $42.41 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0 centimeters) of t... +

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

Service Code: 11602
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
0.13% of his services

17th 21st

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

83
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$43,134.00an average of $474.00 per time performed $8,990.80
an average of $98.80 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97597
Performed in an office
91
times performed,
0.13% of his services

18th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

80
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,200.00an average of $200.00 per time performed $5,372.64
an average of $59.04 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of trunk

Service Code: 13101
Performed in an office
53
times performed,
0.08% of his services

19th 34th

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

51
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$41,287.00an average of $779.00 per time performed $17,243.55
an average of $325.35 per time performed
medical
EYE

Biopsy of eyelid

Service Code: 67810
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.07% of his services

20th 78th

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

46
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$19,317.00an average of $411.00 per time performed $6,517.96
an average of $138.68 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of scalp, arms, ... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of scalp, arms, and/or legs ×

Service Code: 13121
Performed in an office
37
times performed,
0.05% of his services

21st 22nd

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

36
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$32,042.00an average of $866.00 per time performed $12,994.03
an average of $351.19 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
12
times performed,
0.02% of his services

22nd 7th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.53% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,632.00an average of $136.00 per time performed $426.96
an average of $35.58 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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Joshua Matthew Berlin
Average for Dermatology Providers in Florida

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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