Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.5 centimeters or less)

Of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, and/or mouth

Service Code: 12051, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$140,339

Total Times Performed (or Units)

30,169

Rank Among All Services

1,391

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
2,773 California
2,679 Florida
1,619 Texas
1,407 Illinois
1,336 Virginia
1,282 New York
1,167 Georgia
1,089 Pennsylvania
1,008 North Carolina
1,007 Massachusetts
913 Michigan
903 Missouri
813 Iowa
765 Ohio
680 Louisiana
665 South Carolina
632 Tennessee
565 Washington
536 Oregon
518 Arizona
509 Connecticut
495 Colorado
491 Wisconsin
475 Maryland
467 Mississippi
448 Alabama
418 New Jersey
410 Kentucky
409 Indiana
329 Kansas
326 Nebraska
317 West Virginia
317 Utah
297 Minnesota
292 Oklahoma
222 Nevada
217 Arkansas
172 Montana
168 Idaho
150 Wyoming
144 South Dakota
129 Delaware
111 New Hampshire
95 Maine
94 Washington, DC
73 Rhode Island
67 Hawaii
62 North Dakota
37 Vermont
28 New Mexico

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
GREGORY MESSENGER

LANSING, Mich. 48912

Dermatology

7%

of this provider's 3,371 patients got this service
281

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 3,371 patients got this service
1.2
BRYON GAUL

SPENCER, Iowa 51301

Dermatology

11%

of this provider's 2,142 patients got this service
257

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 2,142 patients got this service
1.1
STEVEN KOLENIK

NORWALK, Conn. 06851

Dermatology

19%

of this provider's 1,125 patients got this service
255

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 1,125 patients got this service
1.2
LINDALL PERRY

COLUMBIA, Mo. 65201

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

7%

of this provider's 2,903 patients got this service
205

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 2,903 patients got this service
1
MARIO SEQUEIRA

ROCKLEDGE, Fla. 32955

Dermatology

12%

of this provider's 1,525 patients got this service
199

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 1,525 patients got this service
1.1
LAWRENCE CHANG

NORFOLK, Va. 23502

Dermatology

6%

of this provider's 2,418 patients got this service
157

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 2,418 patients got this service
1
MATTHEW SHAFFER

SALINA, Kan. 67401

Dermatology

8%

of this provider's 1,742 patients got this service
155

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,742 patients got this service
1.1
HUGH GLOSTER

CINCINNATI, Ohio 45219

Dermatology

16%

of this provider's 857 patients got this service
139

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 857 patients got this service
1
PARAS RAMOLIA

ABILENE, Tex. 79606

Dermatology

7%

of this provider's 1,734 patients got this service
133

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,734 patients got this service
1.1
CARL WASHINGTON

DECATUR, Ga. 30033

Procedural Dermatology

19%

of this provider's 675 patients got this service
131

Performed in an office

19%

of this provider's 675 patients got this service
1
FRED SHAHAN

SAN DIEGO, Calif. 92120

Dermatology

7%

of this provider's 1,652 patients got this service
130

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,652 patients got this service
1.1
MICHAEL MILLIGAN

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. 92270

Dermatology

3%

of this provider's 3,668 patients got this service
128

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 3,668 patients got this service
1
ROGER CEILLEY

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa 50266

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

5%

of this provider's 2,707 patients got this service
125

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 2,707 patients got this service
1
FREDERICK HIXSON

SYRACUSE, N.Y. 13210

Plastic Surgery

22%

of this provider's 499 patients got this service
118

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 499 patients got this service
1
GARY ROGERS

BEVERLY, Mass. 01915

Dermatology

20%

of this provider's 542 patients got this service
115

Performed in a facility

20%

of this provider's 542 patients got this service
1.1
KARL TRIMBLE

ST GEORGE, Utah 84790

Procedural Dermatology

7%

of this provider's 1,453 patients got this service
115

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,453 patients got this service
1.1
DAVID SCHOENFELD

CARROLLTON, Ga. 30117

Dermatology

5%

of this provider's 2,155 patients got this service
112

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 2,155 patients got this service
1
ALEXANDER CASTELLANOS

TEMPLETON, Calif. 93465

Family Medicine

21%

of this provider's 266 patients got this service
111

Performed in an office

21%

of this provider's 266 patients got this service
1.9
ROBERT GARBACZ

WICHITA FALLS, Tex. 76301

Dermatology

7%

of this provider's 1,349 patients got this service
111

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,349 patients got this service
1.2
PETER OLIVA

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. 12901

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

31%

of this provider's 315 patients got this service
111

Performed in an office

31%

of this provider's 315 patients got this service
1.1
ZANTHA MARCUSON

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. 23185

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

15%

of this provider's 745 patients got this service
110

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 745 patients got this service
1
STEVEN HEANEY

MEADVILLE, Pa. 16335

Plastic Surgery

17%

of this provider's 572 patients got this service
109

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 572 patients got this service
1.1
ROGER SICA

WILMINGTON, N.C. 28401

Dermatology

5%

of this provider's 1,985 patients got this service
104

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,985 patients got this service
1
CHRISTINE CARPENTER

KENNEWICK, Wash. 99336

Physician Assistant

10%

of this provider's 988 patients got this service
104

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 988 patients got this service
1
MARK POTENZA

CAMILLUS, N.Y. 13031

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

8%

of this provider's 1,197 patients got this service
103

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,197 patients got this service
1.1
STEPHEN SENFT

BETHLEHEM, Pa. 18018

Dermatology

12%

of this provider's 814 patients got this service
99

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 814 patients got this service
1.1
GARY GROSS

SALEM, Va. 24153

Dermatology

5%

of this provider's 1,854 patients got this service
98

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,854 patients got this service
1.1
JEFFREY BURRY

LEWISTON, Idaho 83501

Otolaryngology

12%

of this provider's 754 patients got this service
98

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 754 patients got this service
1.1
MICHAEL BUKHALO

ARLINGTON HTS, Ill. 60005

Dermatology

4%

of this provider's 2,393 patients got this service
97

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 2,393 patients got this service
1.1
GARY QUINBY

MOLINE, Ill. 61265

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

6%

of this provider's 1,404 patients got this service
95

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 1,404 patients got this service
1.1

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 2013 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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