Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (1.1 to 2.0

Centimeters) of scalp, neck, hands, feet, or genitals

Service Code: 17272, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$228,108.09

Total Times Performed (or Units)

59,051

Rank Among All Services

1,100

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
11,149 Florida
6,212 California
3,255 Texas
3,202 North Carolina
2,708 Arizona
2,265 Pennsylvania
1,962 Alabama
1,938 Georgia
1,870 Indiana
1,709 New Jersey
1,638 Kentucky
1,471 South Carolina
1,336 Tennessee
1,245 Arkansas
1,174 New York
1,091 Virginia
1,087 Illinois
907 Nebraska
898 Colorado
849 Oklahoma
842 Missouri
793 South Dakota
792 Michigan
779 Massachusetts
753 Oregon
747 Maryland
664 Ohio
648 Utah
609 Washington
587 Louisiana
430 Mississippi
415 Iowa
394 Kansas
387 New Hampshire
323 Delaware
311 Connecticut
278 Maine
273 West Virginia
248 Wisconsin
165 New Mexico
152 Hawaii
126 Nevada
90 Idaho
72 Vermont
58 Minnesota
55 Rhode Island
31 Montana
27 North Dakota
14 Alaska

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
MATTHEW LUXENBERG

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. 90720

Specialist

40%

of this provider's 1,300 patients got this service
904

Performed in an office

40%

of this provider's 1,300 patients got this service
1.7
WILLIAM BRUNNER

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. 57105

Dermatology

27%

of this provider's 1,066 patients got this service
608

Performed in a facility

27%

of this provider's 1,066 patients got this service
1.4
STEPHEN SMITH

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40207

Dermatology

22%

of this provider's 2,345 patients got this service
604

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 2,345 patients got this service
1.1
MICHAEL RADONICH

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. 90720

Specialist

27%

of this provider's 569 patients got this service
409

Performed in an office

27%

of this provider's 569 patients got this service
1.8
JOSHUA BERLIN

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. 33437

Dermatology

11%

of this provider's 2,246 patients got this service
387

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 2,246 patients got this service
1.3
ARTUR HENKE

ROSEVILLE, Calif. 95661

Dermatology

10%

of this provider's 2,129 patients got this service
320

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 2,129 patients got this service
1.5
JOHN STEWART

OPELIKA, Ala. 36801

Dermatology

10%

of this provider's 1,908 patients got this service
316

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,908 patients got this service
1.2
NICHOLAS FLORES

PHOENIX, Ariz. 85021

Radiation Oncology

10%

of this provider's 207 patients got this service
245

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 207 patients got this service
11.6
RICHARD DEANGELIS

ANDERSON, S.C. 29621

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

9%

of this provider's 1,924 patients got this service
236

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,924 patients got this service
1.1
MICHAEL ROGERS

SEBRING, Fla. 33870

Dermatology

12%

of this provider's 1,489 patients got this service
235

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 1,489 patients got this service
1.2
JOSEPH GRETZULA

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. 33426

Dermatology

20%

of this provider's 686 patients got this service
232

Performed in an office

20%

of this provider's 686 patients got this service
1.5
SCOTT MCMARTIN

PENSACOLA, Fla. 32514

Dermatology

8%

of this provider's 2,368 patients got this service
227

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 2,368 patients got this service
1.1
NGA PHAN

MONTGOMERY, Ala. 36117

Dermatology

9%

of this provider's 1,663 patients got this service
218

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,663 patients got this service
1.2
BHAVIK SONI

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. 32308

Dermatology

11%

of this provider's 1,203 patients got this service
214

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 1,203 patients got this service
1.2
STEVEN HODGKIN

VICTORVILLE, Calif. 92395

Specialist

10%

of this provider's 1,063 patients got this service
211

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,063 patients got this service
1.1
SCOTT SHEFTEL

TUCSON, Ariz. 85718

Dermatology

10%

of this provider's 1,608 patients got this service
207

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,608 patients got this service
1.1
JEFFREY CASE

PADUCAH, Ky. 42003

Legal Medicine

7%

of this provider's 2,535 patients got this service
205

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 2,535 patients got this service
1.1
ALAN TURNHAM

DOTHAN, Ala. 36301

Dermatology

15%

of this provider's 692 patients got this service
196

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 692 patients got this service
1.7
SCOTT GOFFIN

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. 01230

Dermatology

7%

of this provider's 1,991 patients got this service
186

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,991 patients got this service
1.3
DAVID GROSS

ST AUGUSTINE, Fla. 32084

Dermatology

6%

of this provider's 2,392 patients got this service
179

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 2,392 patients got this service
1.1
JOHN LUCKASEN

OMAHA, Neb. 68131

Dermatology

5%

of this provider's 2,519 patients got this service
175

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 2,519 patients got this service
1.1
AKASH PATEL

GARLAND, Tex. 75042

Dermatology

7%

of this provider's 1,679 patients got this service
167

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,679 patients got this service
1.2
ARTHUR SMITH

LAKE WORTH, Fla. 33467

Dermatology

9%

of this provider's 1,214 patients got this service
165

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,214 patients got this service
1.2
ADAM PLOTKIN

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. 33484

Dermatology

4%

of this provider's 3,309 patients got this service
162

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 3,309 patients got this service
1.1
ANTHONY CAMPO

SOMERS POINT, N.J. 08244

Dermatology

10%

of this provider's 799 patients got this service
161

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 799 patients got this service
2
MAZEN DAOUD

FORT MYERS, Fla. 33907

Dermatopathology

3%

of this provider's 4,330 patients got this service
160

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 4,330 patients got this service
1.1
JASON PAPENFUSS

OMAHA, Neb. 68131

Dermatology

5%

of this provider's 2,271 patients got this service
159

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 2,271 patients got this service
1.1
CHARLES KOVALESKI

PANAMA CITY, Fla. 32405

Dermatology

4%

of this provider's 3,511 patients got this service
153

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 3,511 patients got this service
1.1
DAVID TRASK

MEDFORD, Ore. 97504

Dermatology

5%

of this provider's 1,918 patients got this service
139

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,918 patients got this service
1.1
ERIC MOUM

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. 33435

Dermatology

7%

of this provider's 1,439 patients got this service
130

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 1,439 patients got this service
1.2

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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