Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of

The head, neck, hands, feet, or genitals (first stage, up to 5 tissue blocks)

Service Code: 17311, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$1,009,777.57

Total Times Performed (or Units)

677,201

Rank Among All Services

360

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
98,214 Florida
70,531 California
50,401 Texas
30,610 New York
25,444 Pennsylvania
23,879 North Carolina
22,959 Georgia
22,310 Arizona
19,486 New Jersey
18,258 Ohio
17,479 Massachusetts
17,445 Illinois
16,715 Tennessee
16,095 Virginia
15,961 Michigan
14,341 Missouri
13,543 South Carolina
13,446 Alabama
13,426 Washington
12,292 Maryland
11,958 Colorado
10,735 Indiana
10,359 Wisconsin
8,677 Kentucky
8,664 Arkansas
7,822 Connecticut
6,957 Kansas
6,896 Minnesota
6,846 Iowa
6,592 Oregon
5,931 Utah
5,826 Nevada
5,162 Oklahoma
4,604 Louisiana
3,789 South Dakota
3,631 Nebraska
3,237 Idaho
3,209 West Virginia
3,159 New Hampshire
3,066 Montana
2,883 Delaware
2,572 Mississippi
2,563 Rhode Island
2,285 Maine
1,434 North Dakota
1,218 New Mexico
1,213 Vermont
832 Hawaii
696 Washington, DC
555 Wyoming
480 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
JAMES KEANE

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72211

Procedural Dermatology

87%

of this provider's 2,043 patients got this service
2,202

Performed in an office

87%

of this provider's 2,043 patients got this service
1.1
LAWRENCE CHANG

NORFOLK, Va. 23502

Dermatology

53%

of this provider's 2,777 patients got this service
1,995

Performed in an office

53%

of this provider's 2,777 patients got this service
1.2
OLIVER STREET DERMATOLOGY ASC LLC

TYLER, Tex. 75703

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

83%

of this provider's 1,615 patients got this service
1,703

Performed in a facility

83%

of this provider's 1,615 patients got this service
1.2
THI TRAN

THE VILLAGES, Fla. 32162

Dermatology

17%

of this provider's 6,513 patients got this service
1,673

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 6,513 patients got this service
1.5
MARK CHASTAIN

MARIETTA, Ga. 30060

Dermatology

68%

of this provider's 1,684 patients got this service
1,673

Performed in an office

68%

of this provider's 1,684 patients got this service
1.1
ROSS CAMPBELL

WATKINSVILLE, Ga. 30677

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

39%

of this provider's 2,850 patients got this service
1,632

Performed in an office

39%

of this provider's 2,850 patients got this service
1.2
CHRISTOPHER BUCKLEY

NAPLES, Fla. 34102

Dermatology

77%

of this provider's 1,474 patients got this service
1,612

Performed in an office

77%

of this provider's 1,474 patients got this service
1.4
CHRISTOPHER HARMON

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. 35242

Dermatology

66%

of this provider's 1,644 patients got this service
1,546

Performed in an office

66%

of this provider's 1,644 patients got this service
1.1
JONATHAN COOK

DURHAM, N.C. 27710

Not Specified

69%

of this provider's 1,810 patients got this service
1,526

Performed in an office

69%

of this provider's 1,810 patients got this service
1.1
ALLAN HARRINGTON

ANNAPOLIS, Md. 21401

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

71%

of this provider's 1,637 patients got this service
1,497

Performed in an office

71%

of this provider's 1,637 patients got this service
1.2
WILLIAM COOK

CHARLESTON, S.C. 29425

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

54%

of this provider's 2,008 patients got this service
1,476

Performed in an office

54%

of this provider's 2,008 patients got this service
1.2
JOHN CHUNG

DALTON, Ga. 30720

Dermatology

24%

of this provider's 4,608 patients got this service
1,476

Performed in an office

24%

of this provider's 4,608 patients got this service
1.3
SABATINO CIATTI

WESTFIELD, N.J. 07090

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

63%

of this provider's 1,949 patients got this service
1,476

Performed in an office

63%

of this provider's 1,949 patients got this service
1.2
ROBERT CLARK

CARY, N.C. 27519

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

86%

of this provider's 1,002 patients got this service
1,422

Performed in an office

86%

of this provider's 1,002 patients got this service
1.4
HEATHER LARABEE

OSPREY, Fla. 34229

Specialist

73%

of this provider's 1,324 patients got this service
1,412

Performed in an office

73%

of this provider's 1,324 patients got this service
1.2
SCOTT WARREN

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 32216

Dermatology

38%

of this provider's 2,347 patients got this service
1,386

Performed in an office

38%

of this provider's 2,347 patients got this service
1.5
RONALD SHIELL

REDLANDS, Calif. 92373

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

50%

of this provider's 1,793 patients got this service
1,340

Performed in an office

50%

of this provider's 1,793 patients got this service
1.2
K FOSTER

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. 33880

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

29%

of this provider's 2,725 patients got this service
1,314

Performed in an office

29%

of this provider's 2,725 patients got this service
1.5
LEONARD SHVARTZMAN

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 32204

Dermatology

41%

of this provider's 1,588 patients got this service
1,304

Performed in an office

41%

of this provider's 1,588 patients got this service
1.8
MICHAEL HUETHER

TUCSON, Ariz. 85741

Dermatology

75%

of this provider's 1,215 patients got this service
1,294

Performed in an office

75%

of this provider's 1,215 patients got this service
1.2
MICHAEL MURPHY

GREENWOOD, Ind. 46143

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

37%

of this provider's 2,822 patients got this service
1,289

Performed in an office

37%

of this provider's 2,822 patients got this service
1.2
DARRYL HODSON

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. 31088

Dermatology

76%

of this provider's 1,265 patients got this service
1,228

Performed in an office

76%

of this provider's 1,265 patients got this service
1.2
ANDREW JAFFE

NAPLES, Fla. 34110

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

71%

of this provider's 1,362 patients got this service
1,219

Performed in an office

71%

of this provider's 1,362 patients got this service
1.1
EVANS BAILEY

HOOVER, Ala. 35244

Dermatology

65%

of this provider's 1,368 patients got this service
1,203

Performed in an office

65%

of this provider's 1,368 patients got this service
1.1
DAFNIS CARRANZA

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. 38343

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

22%

of this provider's 3,883 patients got this service
1,192

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 3,883 patients got this service
1.4
FRED SHAHAN

SAN DIEGO, Calif. 92120

Dermatology

45%

of this provider's 1,711 patients got this service
1,182

Performed in an office

45%

of this provider's 1,711 patients got this service
1.5
GREG VIEHMAN

WILMINGTON, N.C. 28405

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

82%

of this provider's 1,050 patients got this service
1,176

Performed in an office

82%

of this provider's 1,050 patients got this service
1.1
BRYON GAUL

SPENCER, Iowa 51301

Dermatology

37%

of this provider's 2,069 patients got this service
1,174

Performed in an office

37%

of this provider's 2,069 patients got this service
1.5
TIM IOANNIDES

PORT SAINT LUCIE, Fla. 34986

Dermatology

22%

of this provider's 3,174 patients got this service
1,172

Performed in an office

22%

of this provider's 3,174 patients got this service
1.5
ROBERT LEPOSAVIC

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. 93105

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

32%

of this provider's 2,290 patients got this service
1,161

Performed in an office

32%

of this provider's 2,290 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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