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

$227,512

Total Times Performed (or Units)

57,685

Rank Among All Services

1,107

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
10,617 Florida
6,106 California
3,622 Texas
3,217 North Carolina
2,457 Pennsylvania
2,274 Arizona
2,252 Alabama
1,880 Indiana
1,780 Georgia
1,507 New Jersey
1,497 Kentucky
1,413 South Carolina
1,308 New York
1,269 Tennessee
1,054 Arkansas
1,051 Illinois
961 Virginia
933 Nebraska
907 Missouri
810 Colorado
803 Michigan
765 Maryland
734 Oklahoma
693 South Dakota
689 Utah
682 Ohio
616 Massachusetts
579 Oregon
524 Washington
506 Louisiana
431 Mississippi
419 Iowa
411 New Hampshire
377 Wisconsin
376 Kansas
337 Maine
307 Connecticut
277 Delaware
273 New Mexico
217 West Virginia
202 Nevada
168 Hawaii
100 Idaho
67 Montana
57 Minnesota
47 Vermont
38 Rhode Island
11 North Dakota

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

41%

of this provider's 1,257 patients got this service
923

Performed in an office

41%

of this provider's 1,257 patients got this service
1.8
STEPHEN SMITH

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40207

Dermatology

20%

of this provider's 2,418 patients got this service
579

Performed in an office

20%

of this provider's 2,418 patients got this service
1.1
JOSHUA BERLIN

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. 33437

Dermatology

11%

of this provider's 2,402 patients got this service
453

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 2,402 patients got this service
1.3
WILLIAM BRUNNER

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. 57105

Dermatology

22%

of this provider's 1,095 patients got this service
446

Performed in a facility

22%

of this provider's 1,095 patients got this service
1.3
MICHAEL RADONICH

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. 90720

Specialist

26%

of this provider's 570 patients got this service
345

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 570 patients got this service
1.8
JOHN STEWART

OPELIKA, Ala. 36801

Dermatology

10%

of this provider's 1,917 patients got this service
294

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,917 patients got this service
1.2
RICHARD DEANGELIS

ANDERSON, S.C. 29621

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

11%

of this provider's 1,765 patients got this service
276

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 1,765 patients got this service
1.1
NGA PHAN

MONTGOMERY, Ala. 36117

Dermatology

10%

of this provider's 1,681 patients got this service
273

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,681 patients got this service
1.2
STEVEN HODGKIN

VICTORVILLE, Calif. 92395

Specialist

11%

of this provider's 1,046 patients got this service
245

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 1,046 patients got this service
1.3
HILTON YEE

THE WOODLANDS, Tex. 77380

Plastic Surgery

13%

of this provider's 348 patients got this service
219

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 348 patients got this service
2.4
BHAVIK SONI

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. 32308

Dermatology

10%

of this provider's 1,225 patients got this service
219

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,225 patients got this service
1.3
DAVID GROSS

ST AUGUSTINE, Fla. 32084

Dermatology

7%

of this provider's 2,453 patients got this service
219

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 2,453 patients got this service
1.1
MICHAEL MASTERS

CLYDE, N.C. 28721

Dermatology

12%

of this provider's 865 patients got this service
199

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 865 patients got this service
1.3
JOSEPH GRETZULA

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. 33426

Dermatology

17%

of this provider's 758 patients got this service
191

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 758 patients got this service
1.4
JEFFREY CASE

PADUCAH, Ky. 42003

Legal Medicine

7%

of this provider's 2,417 patients got this service
189

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 2,417 patients got this service
1.1
ERIC MOUM

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. 33435

Dermatology

8%

of this provider's 1,725 patients got this service
176

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,725 patients got this service
1.2
ALAN TURNHAM

DOTHAN, Ala. 36301

Dermatology

14%

of this provider's 691 patients got this service
170

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 691 patients got this service
1.7
ARTUR HENKE

ROSEVILLE, Calif. 95661

Dermatology

5%

of this provider's 2,080 patients got this service
168

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 2,080 patients got this service
1.5
ARTHUR SMITH

LAKE WORTH, Fla. 33467

Dermatology

9%

of this provider's 1,234 patients got this service
167

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,234 patients got this service
1.2
JOHN LUCKASEN

OMAHA, Neb. 68131

Dermatology

4%

of this provider's 2,685 patients got this service
163

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 2,685 patients got this service
1.1
SCOTT SHEFTEL

TUCSON, Ariz. 85718

Specialist

6%

of this provider's 2,362 patients got this service
162

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 2,362 patients got this service
1.1
MICHAEL ROGERS

SEBRING, Fla. 33870

Dermatology

8%

of this provider's 1,439 patients got this service
157

Performed in an office

8%

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

OMAHA, Neb. 68131

Dermatology

5%

of this provider's 2,154 patients got this service
156

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 2,154 patients got this service
1.1
TIMOTHY NIELSEN

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. 33435

Dermatology

5%

of this provider's 2,288 patients got this service
141

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 2,288 patients got this service
1.1
RONALD SPILLANE

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. 11570

Dermatology

5%

of this provider's 2,419 patients got this service
139

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 2,419 patients got this service
1.1
HEATHER LOESCH

WILMINGTON, N.C. 28403

Dermatology

6%

of this provider's 1,400 patients got this service
138

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 1,400 patients got this service
1.3
CHARLES ROSENBERG

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. 92648

Specialist

11%

of this provider's 932 patients got this service
137

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 932 patients got this service
1.3
SCOTT GOFFIN

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. 01230

Dermatology

5%

of this provider's 1,937 patients got this service
136

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,937 patients got this service
1.3
MAZEN DAOUD

FORT MYERS, Fla. 33907

Dermatopathology

2%

of this provider's 4,702 patients got this service
136

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 4,702 patients got this service
1.1
CHARLES MAURO

HILO, Hawaii 96720

Dermatology

11%

of this provider's 1,024 patients got this service
135

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 1,024 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 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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