Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of malignant growth (2.1 to 3.0

Centimeters) of face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, or mouth

Service Code: 17283, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$41,702.54

Total Times Performed (or Units)

7,167

Rank Among All Services

2,164

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
1,210 Florida
642 California
548 North Carolina
474 Kentucky
473 New York
363 Texas
303 Pennsylvania
265 Arkansas
253 New Jersey
249 Indiana
232 Georgia
216 Louisiana
152 Alabama
148 Arizona
137 Tennessee
135 New Hampshire
117 Ohio
111 South Carolina
106 Nebraska
100 Virginia
87 New Mexico
85 Massachusetts
85 Illinois
78 Oklahoma
71 Mississippi
59 West Virginia
57 South Dakota
56 Maryland
55 Missouri
52 Colorado
51 Delaware
43 Connecticut
39 Iowa
33 Kansas
26 Maine
26 Michigan
18 Oregon
12 Hawaii

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
STEVEN FISHMAN

MONTICELLO, N.Y. 12701

Dermatology

9%

of this provider's 1,983 patients got this service
210

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,983 patients got this service
1.1
RAY PARKER

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72205

Dermatology

6%

of this provider's 2,837 patients got this service
207

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 2,837 patients got this service
1.1
MICHAEL CROWE

OWENSBORO, Ky. 42303

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

9%

of this provider's 1,592 patients got this service
198

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,592 patients got this service
1.1
PHILIP BRITTON

BOCA RATON, Fla. 33433

Registered Nurse

12%

of this provider's 727 patients got this service
150

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 727 patients got this service
1.8
JANET CHENG

CAPE CORAL, Fla. 33909

Dermatology

6%

of this provider's 2,148 patients got this service
143

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 2,148 patients got this service
1.1
PHILIP BRITTON

BOCA RATON, Fla. 33433

Registered Nurse

9%

of this provider's 727 patients got this service
123

Performed in a facility

9%

of this provider's 727 patients got this service
2
PHILIP MCNAUGHTON

SAVANNAH, Ga. 31406

Not Specified

44%

of this provider's 191 patients got this service
122

Performed in an office

44%

of this provider's 191 patients got this service
1.4
JORGE CRESPO

CHESTERFIELD, N.H. 03443

Dermatology

8%

of this provider's 1,340 patients got this service
118

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,340 patients got this service
1.1
EMILY MILLER

HADDON HEIGHTS, N.J. 08035

Dermatopathology

4%

of this provider's 1,915 patients got this service
109

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,915 patients got this service
1.1
CLARENCE BEAVERS

EDEN, N.C. 27288

Dermatology

8%

of this provider's 1,149 patients got this service
105

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,149 patients got this service
1.2
CHARLES ROSENBERG

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. 92648

Specialist

10%

of this provider's 931 patients got this service
103

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 931 patients got this service
1.2
JOEL WILENTZ

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. 33009

Dermatology

9%

of this provider's 780 patients got this service
94

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 780 patients got this service
1.2
MATTHEW LUXENBERG

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. 90720

Specialist

6%

of this provider's 1,300 patients got this service
88

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 1,300 patients got this service
1.2
GREGORY COLMAN

SANTA MONICA, Calif. 90404

Dermatology

9%

of this provider's 746 patients got this service
88

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 746 patients got this service
1.3
MARK KELLEY

GRENADA, Miss. 38901

Dermatology

3%

of this provider's 2,383 patients got this service
71

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 2,383 patients got this service
1
SANDRIVETTE JOHNSON

WILSON, N.C. 27893

Nurse Practitioner

5%

of this provider's 1,400 patients got this service
69

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,400 patients got this service
1
MICHAEL SPENCE

RUIDOSO, N.M. 88345

Family Medicine

9%

of this provider's 531 patients got this service
67

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 531 patients got this service
1.1
JOSEPH ZAYDON

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. 42101

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

8%

of this provider's 775 patients got this service
67

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 775 patients got this service
1.1
STEPHEN MALLETTE

ATHENS, Ala. 35611

Dermatology

4%

of this provider's 1,614 patients got this service
65

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,614 patients got this service
1.1
JOHN CHEESBOROUGH

SANFORD, N.C. 27330

Specialist

2%

of this provider's 1,888 patients got this service
63

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 1,888 patients got this service
1.2
SCOTT SHEFTEL

TUCSON, Ariz. 85718

Dermatology

4%

of this provider's 1,608 patients got this service
62

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,608 patients got this service
1.1
ROBERT WANG

TORRANCE, Calif. 90505

Procedural Dermatology

6%

of this provider's 606 patients got this service
60

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 606 patients got this service
1.5
LAURA STITLE

GREENWOOD, Ind. 46143

Dermatology

8%

of this provider's 628 patients got this service
58

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 628 patients got this service
1.2
LANA VANSTORY

WILSON, N.C. 27893

Physician Assistant

4%

of this provider's 1,183 patients got this service
54

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,183 patients got this service
1.1
JOHN CARDONE

CINCINNATI, Ohio 45248

Dermatology

4%

of this provider's 1,204 patients got this service
53

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,204 patients got this service
1.1
WILLIAM SHERWIN

BALA CYNWYD, Pa. 19004

Dermatology

3%

of this provider's 1,239 patients got this service
52

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,239 patients got this service
1.2
JEFFREY CASE

PADUCAH, Ky. 42003

Legal Medicine

2%

of this provider's 2,535 patients got this service
51

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 2,535 patients got this service
1
JOSEPH WILKINSON

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. 88310

Nurse Practitioner

5%

of this provider's 892 patients got this service
49

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 892 patients got this service
1.1
CHARLES DEWBERRY

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. 33781

Dermatology

3%

of this provider's 1,599 patients got this service
48

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,599 patients got this service
1
GARY COX

VICTORIA, Tex. 77901

Dermatology

1%

of this provider's 2,564 patients got this service
47

Performed in an office

1%

of this provider's 2,564 patients got this service
1.3

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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