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

$826,026.61

Total Times Performed (or Units)

797,465

Rank Among All Services

339

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
150,542 California
109,714 Florida
62,154 Texas
38,714 New York
26,658 Georgia
23,705 New Jersey
22,244 Arizona
22,088 North Carolina
18,902 Virginia
18,570 Louisiana
17,309 South Carolina
16,403 Illinois
15,442 Alabama
14,510 Tennessee
13,370 Ohio
13,352 Michigan
13,257 Missouri
13,051 Nevada
12,910 Maryland
12,799 Pennsylvania
12,754 Washington
12,495 Utah
12,242 Indiana
11,811 Massachusetts
11,114 Colorado
8,989 Arkansas
8,924 Kentucky
7,707 Iowa
7,500 Oregon
6,888 Oklahoma
6,175 Connecticut
5,648 Mississippi
5,371 Wisconsin
5,230 Nebraska
4,619 Kansas
4,386 New Mexico
3,554 Hawaii
3,195 Minnesota
3,075 Idaho
3,038 Montana
2,574 New Hampshire
2,454 West Virginia
2,307 Delaware
1,814 South Dakota
1,711 Maine
1,583 Wyoming
1,435 Washington, DC
1,258 Rhode Island
621 North Dakota
297 Alaska
192 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
STEPHEN BECK

TYLER, Tex. 75703

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

52%

of this provider's 2,264 patients got this service
3,053

Performed in an office

52%

of this provider's 2,264 patients got this service
2.6
TIM IOANNIDES

PORT SAINT LUCIE, Fla. 34986

Dermatology

54%

of this provider's 3,174 patients got this service
2,855

Performed in an office

54%

of this provider's 3,174 patients got this service
1.7
CURT SAMLASKA

HENDERSON, Nev. 89052

Dermatology

59%

of this provider's 2,017 patients got this service
2,633

Performed in an office

59%

of this provider's 2,017 patients got this service
2.2
ZACHARY COOPER

SONORA, Calif. 95370

Dermatology

47%

of this provider's 2,680 patients got this service
2,619

Performed in an office

47%

of this provider's 2,680 patients got this service
2.1
GANGARAM RAGI

TEANECK, N.J. 07666

Dermatology

84%

of this provider's 1,154 patients got this service
2,503

Performed in an office

84%

of this provider's 1,154 patients got this service
2.6
ALIREZA TORCHIZY

ENCINO, Calif. 91436

Dermatology

93%

of this provider's 763 patients got this service
2,120

Performed in an office

93%

of this provider's 763 patients got this service
3
JOHN HUMENIUK

GREENVILLE, S.C. 29605

Procedural Dermatology

66%

of this provider's 2,295 patients got this service
2,111

Performed in an office

66%

of this provider's 2,295 patients got this service
1.4
DONALD POSNER

SHREVEPORT, La. 71104

Dermatology

62%

of this provider's 2,347 patients got this service
2,091

Performed in an office

62%

of this provider's 2,347 patients got this service
1.4
SAM SMITH

GILBERT, Ariz. 85234

Dermatology

85%

of this provider's 1,035 patients got this service
1,995

Performed in an office

85%

of this provider's 1,035 patients got this service
2.3
MANISH KUMAR

BETTENDORF, Iowa 52722

Dermatology

87%

of this provider's 1,386 patients got this service
1,964

Performed in an office

87%

of this provider's 1,386 patients got this service
1.6
JACK RESNECK

SHREVEPORT, La. 71104

Dermatology

86%

of this provider's 1,260 patients got this service
1,940

Performed in an office

86%

of this provider's 1,260 patients got this service
1.8
JOHN SHEN

TEMECULA, Calif. 92591

Specialist

89%

of this provider's 642 patients got this service
1,928

Performed in an office

89%

of this provider's 642 patients got this service
3.4
JAMES KAHN

LAKEPORT, Calif. 95453

Dermatology

46%

of this provider's 2,442 patients got this service
1,928

Performed in an office

46%

of this provider's 2,442 patients got this service
1.7
MATTHEW LUXENBERG

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. 90720

Specialist

81%

of this provider's 1,300 patients got this service
1,854

Performed in an office

81%

of this provider's 1,300 patients got this service
1.8
AMARPAUL SIDHU

GLENDORA, Calif. 91740

Specialist

84%

of this provider's 712 patients got this service
1,726

Performed in an office

84%

of this provider's 712 patients got this service
2.9
ERIC LEWIS

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. 90211

Dermatopathology

93%

of this provider's 328 patients got this service
1,681

Performed in an office

93%

of this provider's 328 patients got this service
5.5
SCOTT DUNCAN

SAN ANTONIO, Tex. 78209

Dermatology

80%

of this provider's 1,242 patients got this service
1,668

Performed in an office

80%

of this provider's 1,242 patients got this service
1.7
MARKETA LIMOVA

FRESNO, Calif. 93711

Dermatology

81%

of this provider's 840 patients got this service
1,659

Performed in an office

81%

of this provider's 840 patients got this service
2.5
JAMES BERGERON

SHREVEPORT, La. 71103

Dermatology

61%

of this provider's 996 patients got this service
1,579

Performed in an office

61%

of this provider's 996 patients got this service
2.6
MONIKA SRIVASTAVA

TEANECK, N.J. 07666

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

63%

of this provider's 1,576 patients got this service
1,540

Performed in an office

63%

of this provider's 1,576 patients got this service
1.5
MARCOS SASTRE

PLYMOUTH, Mass. 02360

Dermatology

46%

of this provider's 1,323 patients got this service
1,438

Performed in an office

46%

of this provider's 1,323 patients got this service
2.4
JESSE THOMAS

SHERMAN, Tex. 75090

Specialist

44%

of this provider's 1,945 patients got this service
1,418

Performed in an office

44%

of this provider's 1,945 patients got this service
1.6
ROBERT STRIMLING

LAS VEGAS, Nev. 89144

Dermatology

63%

of this provider's 1,309 patients got this service
1,408

Performed in an office

63%

of this provider's 1,309 patients got this service
1.7
JEFFREY MOSKOWITZ

OVIEDO, Fla. 32765

Procedural Dermatology

67%

of this provider's 1,281 patients got this service
1,389

Performed in an office

67%

of this provider's 1,281 patients got this service
1.6
TINYEE CHANG

REDDING, Calif. 96002

Dermatology

50%

of this provider's 1,763 patients got this service
1,380

Performed in an office

50%

of this provider's 1,763 patients got this service
1.6
ALLA GRUMAN

OSPREY, Fla. 34229

Dermatology

43%

of this provider's 1,742 patients got this service
1,337

Performed in an office

43%

of this provider's 1,742 patients got this service
1.8
MITCHELL MEYERSON

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. 11901

Specialist

32%

of this provider's 2,964 patients got this service
1,322

Performed in an office

32%

of this provider's 2,964 patients got this service
1.4
STEPHANIE CARADONNA

OSPREY, Fla. 34229

Specialist

41%

of this provider's 1,917 patients got this service
1,308

Performed in an office

41%

of this provider's 1,917 patients got this service
1.7
GEORGE HSIEH

LOS GATOS, Calif. 95032

Dermatology

61%

of this provider's 1,118 patients got this service
1,289

Performed in an office

61%

of this provider's 1,118 patients got this service
1.9
PEYMAN GHASRI

ENCINO, Calif. 91316

Specialist

53%

of this provider's 1,229 patients got this service
1,275

Performed in an office

53%

of this provider's 1,229 patients got this service
1.9

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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