Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

MEDICINE

Removal of tissue from wounds per session

Service Code: 97597, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$381,440.66

Total Times Performed (or Units)

934,783

Rank Among All Services

312

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
92,987 Florida
74,373 California
72,762 New York
54,714 Illinois
49,500 Texas
49,365 Pennsylvania
41,310 Michigan
36,485 New Jersey
32,245 North Carolina
24,279 Missouri
23,769 Massachusetts
23,591 Ohio
22,882 Georgia
22,183 Tennessee
21,188 Wisconsin
20,915 Maryland
19,254 Arizona
17,895 Iowa
17,361 Oklahoma
16,875 Virginia
15,698 Indiana
14,561 Connecticut
14,264 Washington
12,528 Alabama
11,287 Kansas
11,203 Kentucky
9,929 Louisiana
9,183 Arkansas
8,508 South Carolina
8,058 Minnesota
7,869 Utah
7,025 New Hampshire
6,843 Mississippi
6,762 Wyoming
6,675 Colorado
5,972 Nebraska
5,930 Delaware
5,578 Oregon
5,362 Maine
4,229 Nevada
3,098 New Mexico
2,784 Rhode Island
2,628 Montana
2,479 Idaho
2,162 West Virginia
2,094 South Dakota
1,797 North Dakota
1,560 Vermont
1,337 Washington, DC
1,129 Hawaii
170 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
MICHAEL REED

CASPER, Wyo. 82601

Physical Therapist

88%

of this provider's 215 patients got this service
2,787

Performed in an office

88%

of this provider's 215 patients got this service
14.7
PIERRE LEGER

TAMPA, Fla. 33607

Family Medicine

91%

of this provider's 241 patients got this service
2,733

Performed in an office

91%

of this provider's 241 patients got this service
12.4
HAI DUONG

MERCED, Calif. 95348

Pain Medicine

30%

of this provider's 423 patients got this service
2,670

Performed in an office

30%

of this provider's 423 patients got this service
21.4
ROBERT KLEINHENZ

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. 71913

Orthopaedic Surgery

52%

of this provider's 809 patients got this service
2,561

Performed in a facility

52%

of this provider's 809 patients got this service
6
DENNY MARTIN

NEW YORK, N.Y. 10006

Neurological Surgery

55%

of this provider's 1,178 patients got this service
1,757

Performed in an office

55%

of this provider's 1,178 patients got this service
2.7
RANDALL WOLCOTT

LUBBOCK, Tex. 79410

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

47%

of this provider's 1,078 patients got this service
1,740

Performed in an office

47%

of this provider's 1,078 patients got this service
3.4
BARBARA GILBERTSON

ALTURAS, Calif. 96101

General Practice

97%

of this provider's 119 patients got this service
1,734

Performed in an office

97%

of this provider's 119 patients got this service
14.9
RONALD BEAUVAIS

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11213

Internal Medicine

67%

of this provider's 1,364 patients got this service
1,710

Performed in an office

67%

of this provider's 1,364 patients got this service
1.9
WILLIAM MORGAN

EDMOND, Okla. 73013

General Practice

75%

of this provider's 405 patients got this service
1,668

Performed in a facility

75%

of this provider's 405 patients got this service
5.5
TIMOTHY STREMMEL

ANNISTON, Ala. 36207

Podiatrist

67%

of this provider's 641 patients got this service
1,664

Performed in an office

67%

of this provider's 641 patients got this service
3.9
LARY SMITH

ST GEORGE, Utah 84770

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

13%

of this provider's 942 patients got this service
1,641

Performed in an office

13%

of this provider's 942 patients got this service
12.9
MICHAEL LOWHORN

SAINT LOUIS, Mo. 63131

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

54%

of this provider's 827 patients got this service
1,437

Performed in an office

54%

of this provider's 827 patients got this service
3.2
GREGORY ECK

BARRON, Wis. 54812

Physical Therapist

88%

of this provider's 52 patients got this service
1,423

Performed in an office

88%

of this provider's 52 patients got this service
30.9
HARVEY HASHIMOTO

LODI, Calif. 95242

Family Medicine

56%

of this provider's 377 patients got this service
1,417

Performed in a facility

56%

of this provider's 377 patients got this service
6.7
GEORGE BARNES

MIRAMAR, Fla. 33027

Family Medicine

75%

of this provider's 231 patients got this service
1,341

Performed in a facility

75%

of this provider's 231 patients got this service
7.8
STEPHEN BERGQUIST

JACKSON, Tenn. 38301

Internal Medicine

69%

of this provider's 430 patients got this service
1,336

Performed in a facility

69%

of this provider's 430 patients got this service
4.5
ALEXANDRA LUKIANOFF

MANCHESTER, Conn. 06040

Surgery

80%

of this provider's 272 patients got this service
1,307

Performed in a facility

80%

of this provider's 272 patients got this service
6
ANCEL ROGERS

COLTON, Calif. 92324

Addiction Medicine

56%

of this provider's 124 patients got this service
1,290

Performed in an office

56%

of this provider's 124 patients got this service
18.7
MILDRED VAZQUEZ GARCIA

WARREN, Mich. 48091

Internal Medicine

83%

of this provider's 382 patients got this service
1,258

Performed in an office

83%

of this provider's 382 patients got this service
4
BOBBY POURZIAEE

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. 90210

Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgery

34%

of this provider's 853 patients got this service
1,252

Performed in an office

34%

of this provider's 853 patients got this service
4.3
SOFIA PETERSON

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. 92404

Geriatric Medicine

61%

of this provider's 761 patients got this service
1,234

Performed in a facility

61%

of this provider's 761 patients got this service
2.7
JOHN EBISUI

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. 94595

Podiatrist

98%

of this provider's 261 patients got this service
1,209

Performed in an office

98%

of this provider's 261 patients got this service
4.7
BIPINCHANDRA BHAGAT

VICTORVILLE, Calif. 92395

Specialist

11%

of this provider's 693 patients got this service
1,203

Performed in an office

11%

of this provider's 693 patients got this service
16.5
LELAND RAYMOND

NAPA, Calif. 94558

Surgery

71%

of this provider's 191 patients got this service
1,201

Performed in an office

71%

of this provider's 191 patients got this service
8.8
SCOTT BOLHACK

TUCSON, Ariz. 85718

Geriatric Medicine

66%

of this provider's 451 patients got this service
1,177

Performed in a facility

66%

of this provider's 451 patients got this service
4
THOMAS WILLIAMS

ASHTABULA, Ohio 44004

Podiatrist

97%

of this provider's 278 patients got this service
1,158

Performed in an office

97%

of this provider's 278 patients got this service
4.3
BACHIR YOUNES

PALM DESERT, Calif. 92211

Infectious Disease

14%

of this provider's 714 patients got this service
1,150

Performed in an office

14%

of this provider's 714 patients got this service
11.4
ANNETTE SEILER

STOCKTON, Calif. 95207

Family Medicine

89%

of this provider's 166 patients got this service
1,123

Performed in an office

89%

of this provider's 166 patients got this service
7.6
KATHRYN MANGION

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. 19971

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

75%

of this provider's 265 patients got this service
1,101

Performed in a facility

75%

of this provider's 265 patients got this service
5.5
ERIC MARSHALL

SUFFOLK, Va. 23434

Physical Therapist

62%

of this provider's 137 patients got this service
1,072

Performed in an office

62%

of this provider's 137 patients got this service
12.6

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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