Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of 15 or more skin growths

Service Code: 17004, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$771,765

Total Times Performed (or Units)

743,943

Rank Among All Services

340

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
144,372 California
100,417 Florida
53,775 Texas
35,853 New York
26,253 Georgia
22,033 New Jersey
21,921 North Carolina
19,946 Arizona
18,056 Louisiana
16,448 Virginia
16,362 Illinois
16,310 South Carolina
14,854 Alabama
13,338 Tennessee
13,122 Michigan
12,938 Pennsylvania
12,887 Nevada
12,557 Utah
12,371 Missouri
12,250 Ohio
12,156 Washington
11,691 Maryland
10,941 Massachusetts
10,484 Colorado
10,101 Indiana
9,001 Kentucky
7,176 Arkansas
7,044 Iowa
6,895 Oregon
5,828 Oklahoma
5,258 Nebraska
5,099 Connecticut
4,664 Mississippi
4,328 Wisconsin
4,189 New Mexico
3,776 Kansas
3,395 Minnesota
3,189 Hawaii
3,064 Idaho
2,884 Montana
2,437 New Hampshire
2,390 Delaware
2,317 West Virginia
1,896 South Dakota
1,688 Wyoming
1,498 Washington, DC
1,253 Maine
1,112 Rhode Island
461 North Dakota
260 Alaska
221 Vermont

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
TIM IOANNIDES

PORT SAINT LUCIE, Fla. 34986

Dermatology

63%

of this provider's 2,929 patients got this service
3,079

Performed in an office

63%

of this provider's 2,929 patients got this service
1.7
STEPHEN BECK

TYLER, Tex. 75703

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

62%

of this provider's 1,860 patients got this service
2,945

Performed in an office

62%

of this provider's 1,860 patients got this service
2.6
GANGARAM RAGI

TEANECK, N.J. 07666

Dermatology

81%

of this provider's 1,178 patients got this service
2,366

Performed in an office

81%

of this provider's 1,178 patients got this service
2.5
ALIREZA TORCHIZY

ENCINO, Calif. 91436

Dermatology

96%

of this provider's 770 patients got this service
2,210

Performed in an office

96%

of this provider's 770 patients got this service
3
DONALD POSNER

SHREVEPORT, La. 71104

Dermatology

62%

of this provider's 2,533 patients got this service
2,203

Performed in an office

62%

of this provider's 2,533 patients got this service
1.4
CURT SAMLASKA

HENDERSON, Nev. 89052

Dermatology

60%

of this provider's 1,573 patients got this service
2,195

Performed in an office

60%

of this provider's 1,573 patients got this service
2.3
ZACHARY COOPER

SONORA, Calif. 95370

Dermatology

43%

of this provider's 2,700 patients got this service
2,170

Performed in an office

43%

of this provider's 2,700 patients got this service
1.9
JACK RESNECK

SHREVEPORT, La. 71104

Dermatology

88%

of this provider's 1,324 patients got this service
2,155

Performed in an office

88%

of this provider's 1,324 patients got this service
1.8
AMARPAUL SIDHU

GLENDORA, Calif. 91740

Specialist

86%

of this provider's 738 patients got this service
1,981

Performed in an office

86%

of this provider's 738 patients got this service
3.1
MATTHEW LUXENBERG

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. 90720

Specialist

83%

of this provider's 1,257 patients got this service
1,962

Performed in an office

83%

of this provider's 1,257 patients got this service
1.9
ERIC LEWIS

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. 90211

Dermatopathology

94%

of this provider's 326 patients got this service
1,956

Performed in an office

94%

of this provider's 326 patients got this service
6.4
JOHN SHEN

TEMECULA, Calif. 92591

Specialist

85%

of this provider's 689 patients got this service
1,876

Performed in an office

85%

of this provider's 689 patients got this service
3.2
JAMES KAHN

LAKEPORT, Calif. 95453

Dermatology

48%

of this provider's 2,247 patients got this service
1,782

Performed in an office

48%

of this provider's 2,247 patients got this service
1.7
MONIKA SRIVASTAVA

TEANECK, N.J. 07666

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

66%

of this provider's 1,563 patients got this service
1,777

Performed in an office

66%

of this provider's 1,563 patients got this service
1.7
JOHN HUMENIUK

GREENVILLE, S.C. 29605

Procedural Dermatology

58%

of this provider's 2,360 patients got this service
1,740

Performed in an office

58%

of this provider's 2,360 patients got this service
1.3
SAM SMITH

GILBERT, Ariz. 85234

Dermatology

82%

of this provider's 909 patients got this service
1,691

Performed in an office

82%

of this provider's 909 patients got this service
2.3
JONATHAN SANDERS

VERO BEACH, Fla. 32960

Dermatology

69%

of this provider's 1,350 patients got this service
1,647

Performed in an office

69%

of this provider's 1,350 patients got this service
1.8
SCOTT DUNCAN

SAN ANTONIO, Tex. 78209

Dermatology

77%

of this provider's 1,298 patients got this service
1,614

Performed in an office

77%

of this provider's 1,298 patients got this service
1.6
MARCOS SASTRE

PLYMOUTH, Mass. 02360

Dermatology

51%

of this provider's 1,327 patients got this service
1,603

Performed in an office

51%

of this provider's 1,327 patients got this service
2.4
MANISH KUMAR

BETTENDORF, Iowa 52722

Dermatology

80%

of this provider's 1,301 patients got this service
1,583

Performed in an office

80%

of this provider's 1,301 patients got this service
1.5
JOSEPH GRETZULA

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. 33426

Dermatology

88%

of this provider's 758 patients got this service
1,582

Performed in an office

88%

of this provider's 758 patients got this service
2.4
MARKETA LIMOVA

FRESNO, Calif. 93711

Dermatology

82%

of this provider's 771 patients got this service
1,576

Performed in an office

82%

of this provider's 771 patients got this service
2.5
RICHARD ARASI

WOODSTOCK, Ga. 30189

Specialist

69%

of this provider's 1,177 patients got this service
1,519

Performed in an office

69%

of this provider's 1,177 patients got this service
1.9
JAMES BERGERON

SHREVEPORT, La. 71103

Dermatology

60%

of this provider's 979 patients got this service
1,486

Performed in an office

60%

of this provider's 979 patients got this service
2.5
MARIA KENDALL

CORAL GABLES, Fla. 33134

Dermatology

88%

of this provider's 510 patients got this service
1,452

Performed in an office

88%

of this provider's 510 patients got this service
3.2
JAY LEVIN

ATLANTA, Ga. 30342

Dermatology

74%

of this provider's 704 patients got this service
1,374

Performed in an office

74%

of this provider's 704 patients got this service
2.6
WILLIAM DOBES

ATLANTA, Ga. 30309

Specialist

67%

of this provider's 1,333 patients got this service
1,334

Performed in an office

67%

of this provider's 1,333 patients got this service
1.5
REBECCA CLEMENZ

COLUMBIA, S.C. 29212

Dermatology

71%

of this provider's 1,259 patients got this service
1,319

Performed in an office

71%

of this provider's 1,259 patients got this service
1.5
JEFFREY MOSKOWITZ

OVIEDO, Fla. 32765

Procedural Dermatology

67%

of this provider's 1,183 patients got this service
1,315

Performed in an office

67%

of this provider's 1,183 patients got this service
1.7
ROBERT STRIMLING

LAS VEGAS, Nev. 89144

Dermatology

62%

of this provider's 1,360 patients got this service
1,300

Performed in an office

62%

of this provider's 1,360 patients got this service
1.6

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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