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 face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth

Service Code: 17282, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$273,206.69

Total Times Performed (or Units)

80,690

Rank Among All Services

987

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
9,896 Florida
8,190 California
5,138 Texas
4,198 North Carolina
3,395 Alabama
3,376 Kentucky
3,131 New York
3,061 Arizona
3,048 Pennsylvania
2,723 Indiana
2,361 New Jersey
2,197 Arkansas
1,974 Illinois
1,901 Georgia
1,846 South Carolina
1,746 Tennessee
1,538 Oklahoma
1,441 Nebraska
1,429 South Dakota
1,338 Louisiana
1,336 Michigan
1,161 Massachusetts
1,150 Missouri
1,125 Virginia
1,075 Maryland
1,030 Mississippi
996 Colorado
864 Oregon
856 Utah
792 Kansas
726 Ohio
627 Connecticut
590 West Virginia
575 Washington
574 Wisconsin
547 New Hampshire
440 Iowa
376 Maine
328 Delaware
290 Hawaii
290 New Mexico
273 Nevada
229 Minnesota
109 Vermont
101 Montana
74 Idaho
69 North Dakota
46 Wyoming
43 Rhode Island
16 Alaska
16 Washington, DC

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 SMITH

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40207

Dermatology

53%

of this provider's 2,345 patients got this service
1,778

Performed in an office

53%

of this provider's 2,345 patients got this service
1.2
JOHN STEWART

OPELIKA, Ala. 36801

Dermatology

26%

of this provider's 1,908 patients got this service
1,000

Performed in an office

26%

of this provider's 1,908 patients got this service
1.3
MATTHEW LUXENBERG

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. 90720

Specialist

43%

of this provider's 1,300 patients got this service
997

Performed in an office

43%

of this provider's 1,300 patients got this service
1.8
WILLIAM BRUNNER

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. 57105

Dermatology

42%

of this provider's 1,066 patients got this service
996

Performed in a facility

42%

of this provider's 1,066 patients got this service
1.4
MICHAEL RADONICH

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. 90720

Specialist

38%

of this provider's 569 patients got this service
553

Performed in an office

38%

of this provider's 569 patients got this service
1.6
THOMAS CHUA

AURORA, Ill. 60506

Dermatology

74%

of this provider's 121 patients got this service
438

Performed in an office

74%

of this provider's 121 patients got this service
3.2
MARK KELLEY

GRENADA, Miss. 38901

Dermatology

12%

of this provider's 2,383 patients got this service
419

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 2,383 patients got this service
1.2
MICHAEL ROGERS

SEBRING, Fla. 33870

Dermatology

18%

of this provider's 1,489 patients got this service
397

Performed in an office

18%

of this provider's 1,489 patients got this service
1.3
SCOTT GOFFIN

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. 01230

Dermatology

13%

of this provider's 1,991 patients got this service
392

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 1,991 patients got this service
1.4
STEVEN HODGKIN

VICTORVILLE, Calif. 92395

Specialist

16%

of this provider's 1,063 patients got this service
389

Performed in an office

16%

of this provider's 1,063 patients got this service
1.3
JEFFREY CASE

PADUCAH, Ky. 42003

Legal Medicine

12%

of this provider's 2,535 patients got this service
366

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 2,535 patients got this service
1.1
ARTUR HENKE

ROSEVILLE, Calif. 95661

Dermatology

12%

of this provider's 2,129 patients got this service
365

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 2,129 patients got this service
1.5
RICHARD DEANGELIS

ANDERSON, S.C. 29621

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

13%

of this provider's 1,924 patients got this service
352

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 1,924 patients got this service
1.1
JOHN LUCKASEN

OMAHA, Neb. 68131

Dermatology

8%

of this provider's 2,519 patients got this service
338

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 2,519 patients got this service
1.2
DAVID GROSS

ST AUGUSTINE, Fla. 32084

Dermatology

10%

of this provider's 2,392 patients got this service
322

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 2,392 patients got this service
1.2
NICHOLAS FLORES

PHOENIX, Ariz. 85021

Radiation Oncology

12%

of this provider's 207 patients got this service
321

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 207 patients got this service
12.2
STEVEN FISHMAN

MONTICELLO, N.Y. 12701

Dermatology

12%

of this provider's 1,983 patients got this service
316

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 1,983 patients got this service
1.2
HILTON YEE

THE WOODLANDS, Tex. 77380

Plastic Surgery

24%

of this provider's 303 patients got this service
308

Performed in an office

24%

of this provider's 303 patients got this service
2.7
NGA PHAN

MONTGOMERY, Ala. 36117

Dermatology

10%

of this provider's 1,663 patients got this service
299

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 1,663 patients got this service
1.3
SCOTT SHEFTEL

TUCSON, Ariz. 85718

Dermatology

12%

of this provider's 1,608 patients got this service
289

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 1,608 patients got this service
1.2
RAY PARKER

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Dermatology

8%

of this provider's 2,837 patients got this service
253

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 2,837 patients got this service
1.1
ALAN TURNHAM

DOTHAN, Ala. 36301

Dermatology

20%

of this provider's 692 patients got this service
251

Performed in an office

20%

of this provider's 692 patients got this service
1.7
JOSHUA BERLIN

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. 33437

Dermatology

8%

of this provider's 2,246 patients got this service
242

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 2,246 patients got this service
1.2
MICHAEL MASTERS

CLYDE, N.C. 28721

Dermatology

15%

of this provider's 783 patients got this service
235

Performed in an office

15%

of this provider's 783 patients got this service
1.3
PERRY SCALLAN

BLAIRSVILLE, Ga. 30512

Specialist

8%

of this provider's 2,411 patients got this service
233

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 2,411 patients got this service
1.1
MARK KING

MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. 72653

Dermatology

6%

of this provider's 3,284 patients got this service
232

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 3,284 patients got this service
1.1
CHARLES FULK

MORRISTOWN, Tenn. 37814

Specialist

11%

of this provider's 1,588 patients got this service
232

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 1,588 patients got this service
1.2
KENRICK ROBERTS

CUMBERLAND, Md. 21502

Dermatology

9%

of this provider's 1,985 patients got this service
228

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,985 patients got this service
1.2
TY HANSON

ABERDEEN, S.D. 57401

Dermatology

12%

of this provider's 1,420 patients got this service
228

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 1,420 patients got this service
1.1
FREDERICK LYKES

VICTORIA, Tex. 77901

Dermatology

11%

of this provider's 1,389 patients got this service
219

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 1,389 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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