Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal and microscopic examination of growth of

The trunk, arms, or legs

Service Code: 17315, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$8,945.77

Total Times Performed (or Units)

13,881

Rank Among All Services

1,793

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
1,487 California
1,422 Tennessee
1,405 Texas
1,226 Pennsylvania
1,009 Florida
788 Georgia
654 Delaware
603 Virginia
564 Michigan
517 Kansas
465 North Carolina
438 New York
315 Arkansas
281 Massachusetts
256 South Carolina
221 New Jersey
219 Kentucky
211 Oregon
183 Ohio
171 Nevada
146 Oklahoma
138 Colorado
138 Maryland
135 Missouri
122 Wisconsin
103 Washington
102 South Dakota
79 New Hampshire
77 Connecticut
70 Illinois
52 Iowa
42 Washington, DC
38 Minnesota
35 New Mexico
33 Mississippi
25 Louisiana
21 Arizona

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
ROBERT BLOOM

LUBBOCK, Tex. 79410

Dermatology

17%

of this provider's 1,201 patients got this service
881

Performed in an office

17%

of this provider's 1,201 patients got this service
1.2
REX AMONETTE

MEMPHIS, Tenn. 38104

Not Specified

9%

of this provider's 1,702 patients got this service
552

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 1,702 patients got this service
1.1
MAREK KAMINSKI

LIBERAL, Kan. 67901

Dermatology

13%

of this provider's 1,105 patients got this service
517

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 1,105 patients got this service
1.2
GREGORY BRICCA

ROSEVILLE, Calif. 95661

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

8%

of this provider's 1,204 patients got this service
512

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 1,204 patients got this service
1
CHRISTOPHER MILLER

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. 19104

Dermatology

11%

of this provider's 536 patients got this service
371

Performed in a facility

11%

of this provider's 536 patients got this service
1.1
CHRISTOPHER CONTI

NEWARK, Del. 19713

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

12%

of this provider's 1,714 patients got this service
347

Performed in an office

12%

of this provider's 1,714 patients got this service
1.1
SCOTT WARREN

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 32216

Dermatology

6%

of this provider's 2,347 patients got this service
342

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 2,347 patients got this service
1.1
MARK CHASTAIN

MARIETTA, Ga. 30060

Dermatology

3%

of this provider's 1,684 patients got this service
282

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,684 patients got this service
1
CHRISTINE RAUSCH

HENRICO, Va. 23238

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

9%

of this provider's 929 patients got this service
277

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 929 patients got this service
1.2
MICHAEL LOOSEMORE

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. 01107

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

10%

of this provider's 720 patients got this service
256

Performed in an office

10%

of this provider's 720 patients got this service
1
LANCE HENRY

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. 72703

Dermatology

3%

of this provider's 1,344 patients got this service
211

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,344 patients got this service
1
RICHARD BENNETT

SANTA MONICA, Calif. 90404

Dermatology

7%

of this provider's 685 patients got this service
202

Performed in an office

7%

of this provider's 685 patients got this service
1.1
SAEED JAFFER

COVINA, Calif. 91723

Dermatology

6%

of this provider's 702 patients got this service
193

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 702 patients got this service
1.2
MARK POMARANSKI

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. 49686

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

8%

of this provider's 528 patients got this service
192

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 528 patients got this service
1
SUSAN WEINKLE

BRADENTON, Fla. 34209

Specialist

2%

of this provider's 2,885 patients got this service
183

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 2,885 patients got this service
1.1
FRANCES LAWHEAD

MEMPHIS, Tenn. 38104

Dermatopathology

5%

of this provider's 821 patients got this service
176

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 821 patients got this service
1.1
LUCIUS BLANCHARD

LAS VEGAS, Nev. 89121

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

5%

of this provider's 2,785 patients got this service
171

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 2,785 patients got this service
1.1
FRANK WITHERSPOON

MEMPHIS, Tenn. 38104

Not Specified

5%

of this provider's 1,034 patients got this service
171

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 1,034 patients got this service
1.2
STEVEN OBERLENDER

ALLENTOWN, Pa. 18103

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

9%

of this provider's 851 patients got this service
165

Performed in an office

9%

of this provider's 851 patients got this service
1.1
DAVID KENT

MACON, Ga. 31217

Dermatology

4%

of this provider's 1,199 patients got this service
156

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 1,199 patients got this service
1
THORNWELL PARKER

DALLAS, Tex. 75231

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

4%

of this provider's 841 patients got this service
142

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 841 patients got this service
1.1
CRAIG NAUGLE

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. 65804

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

3%

of this provider's 1,182 patients got this service
135

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 1,182 patients got this service
1
FRANCES BEARD

MEMPHIS, Tenn. 38104

Not Specified

6%

of this provider's 1,007 patients got this service
132

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 1,007 patients got this service
1.1
HENRY DUKE

DAYTON, Ohio 45415

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

8%

of this provider's 236 patients got this service
129

Performed in an office

8%

of this provider's 236 patients got this service
1.1
MITCHELL STICKLER

LEWES, Del. 19958

Dermatology

2%

of this provider's 2,682 patients got this service
129

Performed in an office

2%

of this provider's 2,682 patients got this service
1
PHILLIP WILLIFORD

WINSTON SALEM, N.C. 27104

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

8%

of this provider's 618 patients got this service
127

Performed in a facility

8%

of this provider's 618 patients got this service
1
LISA ZACK

NAPLES, Fla. 34103

Dermatology

6%

of this provider's 731 patients got this service
124

Performed in an office

6%

of this provider's 731 patients got this service
1.1
JOHN MINER

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. 49546

Dermatology

4%

of this provider's 750 patients got this service
121

Performed in an office

4%

of this provider's 750 patients got this service
1
ROSS ZELTSER

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. 10549

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

3%

of this provider's 968 patients got this service
119

Performed in an office

3%

of this provider's 968 patients got this service
1
BRYAN TOWNSEND

AUSTIN, Tex. 78757

MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

5%

of this provider's 607 patients got this service
118

Performed in an office

5%

of this provider's 607 patients got this service
1.1

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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