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The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $451 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,685
Rank: 28th
out of 559 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
7,784
Rank: 50th
out of 559 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
4.6 This Provider
Avg 4.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$677K
Rank: 68th
out of 559 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$402 This Provider
Avg $451

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of his Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 36 different services in 2015
(12 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92014
Performed in an office
1,402
times performed,
18% of his services

1st 1st

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

1,153
patients got this service, 68% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$225,722.00an average of $161.00 per time performed $120,642.10
an average of $86.05 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of the retina

Service Code: 92250
Performed in an office
1,062
times performed,
14% of his services

2nd 8th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

1,010
patients got this service, 60% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$132,750.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $62,509.32
an average of $58.86 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92083
Performed in an office
940
times performed,
12% of his services

3rd 6th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

727
patients got this service, 43% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$141,000.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $42,478.60
an average of $45.19 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, established patient ×

Service Code: 92012
Performed in an office
905
times performed,
12% of his services

4th 3rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

536
patients got this service, 32% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$105,885.00an average of $117.00 per time performed $53,069.20
an average of $58.64 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Examination of retinal blood vessels by ophthalmoscope

Service Code: 92235
Performed in an office
622
times performed,
8% of his services

5th 17th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

310
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$133,730.00an average of $215.00 per time performed $50,182.96
an average of $80.68 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66984
Performed in a facility
373
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 10th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

218
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$932,500.00an average of $2,500.00 per time performed $176,346.94
an average of $472.78 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of corneal curvature and depth of eye

Service Code: 92136
Performed in an office
369
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 14th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

245
patients got this service, 15% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$43,678.53an average of $118.37 per time performed $18,944.46
an average of $51.34 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of retina

Service Code: 92134
Performed in an office
355
times performed,
5% of his services

8th 2nd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

319
patients got this service, 19% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.2)
$55,380.00an average of $156.00 per time performed $11,832.15
an average of $33.33 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, ... +

Eye and medical examination for diagnosis and treatment, new patient, 1 or more visits ×

Service Code: 92004
Performed in an office
304
times performed,
4% of his services

9th 16th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

304
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$57,760.00an average of $190.00 per time performed $31,698.08
an average of $104.27 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
229
times performed,
3% of his services

10th 7th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

228
patients got this service, 14% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$22,213.00an average of $97.00 per time performed $11,704.19
an average of $51.11 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92082
Performed in an office
222
times performed,
3% of his services

11th 58th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

218
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,640.00an average of $120.00 per time performed $7,117.32
an average of $32.06 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of corneal structure and measurement

Service Code: 76514
Performed in an office
179
times performed,
2% of his services

12th 28th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

166
patients got this service, 10% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$4,475.00an average of $25.00 per time performed $1,995.85
an average of $11.15 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions +

Measurement of field of vision during daylight conditions ×

Service Code: 92081
Performed in an office
162
times performed,
2% of his services

13th 59th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

127
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$15,390.00an average of $95.00 per time performed $3,936.60
an average of $24.30 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of optic nerve of eye

Service Code: 92133
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
2% of his services

14th 9th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

137
patients got this service, 8% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,684.00an average of $156.00 per time performed $4,438.27
an average of $31.93 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Examination of cornea and iris using lens device and slit... +

Examination of cornea and iris using lens device and slit lamp ×

Service Code: 92020
Performed in an office
120
times performed,
2% of his services

15th 22nd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

120
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$6,600.00an average of $55.00 per time performed $2,162.40
an average of $18.02 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser +

Removal of recurring cataract in lens capsule using laser ×

Service Code: 66821
Performed in an office
120
times performed,
2% of his services

16th 24th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

83
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$60,000.00an average of $500.00 per time performed $30,188.40
an average of $251.57 per time performed
medical
EYE

Probing of nasal-tear duct

Service Code: 68840
Performed in an office
59
times performed,
0.76% of his services

17th 84th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

57
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$22,949.82an average of $388.98 per time performed $6,487.05
an average of $109.95 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelashes by forceps

Service Code: 67820
Performed in an office
43
times performed,
0.55% of his services

18th 56th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

38
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,400.12an average of $148.84 per time performed $1,807.29
an average of $42.03 per time performed
medical
EYE

Closure of tear duct opening using plug

Service Code: 68761
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.54% of his services

19th 34th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

23
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$14,424.90an average of $343.45 per time performed $5,597.34
an average of $133.27 per time performed
medical
EYE

Destruction of tissue encircling lens using en endoscope +

Destruction of tissue encircling lens using en endoscope ×

Service Code: 66711
Performed in a facility
35
times performed,
0.45% of his services

20th 80th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

21
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$21,299.95an average of $608.57 per time performed $16,283.40
an average of $465.24 per time performed
medical
EYE

Laser repair to improve eye fluid flow, 1 or more sessions +

Laser repair to improve eye fluid flow, 1 or more sessions ×

Service Code: 65855
Performed in an office
22
times performed,
0.28% of his services

21st 44th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

13
patients got this service, 0.77% of his patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$12,100.00an average of $550.00 per time performed $5,596.80
an average of $254.40 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of content of eyes

Service Code: 92285
Performed in an office
14
times performed,
0.18% of his services

22nd 43rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

14
patients got this service, 0.83% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,344.00an average of $96.00 per time performed $175.00
an average of $12.50 per time performed
medical
EYE

Dilation of tear-drainage opening

Service Code: 68801
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.17% of his services

23rd 105th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

13
patients got this service, 0.77% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,749.94an average of $365.38 per time performed $1,384.11
an average of $106.47 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelid growth

Service Code: 67840
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.15% of his services

24th 112th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

12
patients got this service, 0.71% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$5,199.96an average of $433.33 per time performed $1,220.16
an average of $101.68 per time performed

Office Visits

Medicare reimburses office visits using a five-point scale, with five being the most intensive and costly. The chart below shows what percentage of this provider’s office visits were reimbursed at each level. A higher than average proportion of costly visits is not necessarily an indication of a problem, but it may be worth asking about.

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Ronald H Bergman
Average for Ophthalmology Providers in Michigan

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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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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