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BUFFALO AMBULATORY SERVICES, INC

3095 HARLEM RD , CHEEKTOWAGA, NY, 14225 | (716) 896-3815

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $942 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 2 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,441
Rank: 19th
out of 108 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,862
Rank: 5th
out of 108 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
2.7 This Provider is in the top 10%
Avg 1.8
Total Paid
by Medicare
$1.66M
Rank: 9th
out of 108 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$1,154 This Provider
Avg $942

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 Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 96 different services in 2015
(72 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

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Drug Services
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
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66984
Performed in a facility
1,080
times performed,
28% of services

1st 1st

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

690
patients got this service, 48% of patients
1.6
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$1,728,000.00an average of $1,600.00 per time performed $797,374.80
an average of $738.31 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 a facility
162
times performed,
4% of services

2nd 7th

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

125
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$137,700.00an average of $850.00 per time performed $29,524.50
an average of $182.25 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Shock wave crushing of kidney stones

Service Code: 50590
Performed in a facility
150
times performed,
4% of services

3rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

127
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$450,000.00an average of $3,000.00 per time performed $198,801.00
an average of $1,325.34 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Insertion of stent in urinary duct (ureter) using an endo... +

Insertion of stent in urinary duct (ureter) using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52332
Performed in a facility
99
times performed,
3% of services

4th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

82
patients got this service, 6% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$84,150.00an average of $850.00 per time performed $42,268.05
an average of $426.95 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of the bladder and bladder canal (... +

Diagnostic examination of the bladder and bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52000
Performed in a facility
92
times performed,
2% of services

5th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

88
patients got this service, 6% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$69,000.00an average of $750.00 per time performed $20,335.68
an average of $221.04 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of membrane from the retina, pars plana approach +

Removal of membrane from the retina, pars plana approach ×

Service Code: 67042
Performed in a facility
48
times performed,
1% of services

6th 57th

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

48
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$76,800.00an average of $1,600.00 per time performed $60,062.88
an average of $1,251.31 per time performed
medical

Crushing of stone in urinary duct (ureter) with stent usi... +

Crushing of stone in urinary duct (ureter) with stent using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52356
Performed in a facility
46
times performed,
1% of services

7th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

42
patients got this service, 3% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$69,000.00an average of $1,500.00 per time performed $52,341.56
an average of $1,137.86 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of excessive skin and fat of upper eyelid

Service Code: 15823
Performed in a facility
42
times performed,
1% of services

8th 24th

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

20
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$46,200.00an average of $1,100.00 per time performed $18,968.04
an average of $451.62 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Diagnostic examination of the bladder, bladder canal (ure... +

Diagnostic examination of the bladder, bladder canal (urethra), and urinary duct (ureter) or kidney using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52351
Performed in a facility
33
times performed,
0.85% of services

9th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

30
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$31,350.00an average of $950.00 per time performed $23,211.87
an average of $703.39 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Destruction of (less than 0.5 centimeters) growths of the... +

Destruction of (less than 0.5 centimeters) growths of the bladder and bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52224
Performed in a facility
32
times performed,
0.83% of services

10th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

25
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$27,200.00an average of $850.00 per time performed $19,003.20
an average of $593.85 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Destruction and/or removal of (0.5 to 2.0 centimeters) sm... +

Destruction and/or removal of (0.5 to 2.0 centimeters) small growths of the bladder using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52234
Performed in a facility
29
times performed,
0.75% of services

11th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

28
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$24,650.00an average of $850.00 per time performed $18,659.18
an average of $643.42 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of detached retina and drainage of eye fluid betwe... +

Repair of detached retina and drainage of eye fluid between lens and retina ×

Service Code: 67108
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.65% of services

12th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

24
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$37,500.00an average of $1,500.00 per time performed $28,398.00
an average of $1,135.92 per time performed
medical

Insertion of eye fluid drainage device

Service Code: 66183
Performed in a facility
25
times performed,
0.65% of services

13th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

20
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$40,100.00an average of $1,604.00 per time performed $29,980.50
an average of $1,199.22 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Removal or manipulation of stone in urinary duct (ureter)... +

Removal or manipulation of stone in urinary duct (ureter) or kidney using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52352
Performed in a facility
21
times performed,
0.54% of services

14th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

21
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$21,000.00an average of $1,000.00 per time performed $15,753.57
an average of $750.17 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Destruction and/or removal of (2.0 to 5.0 centimeters) me... +

Destruction and/or removal of (2.0 to 5.0 centimeters) medium growths of the bladder and bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52235
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.49% of services

15th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

19
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$18,050.00an average of $950.00 per time performed $13,173.46
an average of $693.34 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Dilation of bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope

Service Code: 52281
Performed in a facility
19
times performed,
0.49% of services

16th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

18
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,730.00an average of $670.00 per time performed $9,474.73
an average of $498.67 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Removal of foreign body, stone, or stent from bladder can... +

Removal of foreign body, stone, or stent from bladder canal (urethra) or bladder using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52310
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.47% of services

17th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

18
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$12,060.00an average of $670.00 per time performed $7,616.52
an average of $423.14 per time performed
medical
EYE

Creation of eye fluid drainage tract

Service Code: 66170
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.47% of services

18th 48th

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

14
patients got this service, 0.97% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$14,940.00an average of $830.00 per time performed $6,351.30
an average of $352.85 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of tendon of upper eyelid

Service Code: 67904
Performed in a facility
18
times performed,
0.47% of services

19th 14th

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

12
patients got this service, 0.83% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,000.00an average of $1,000.00 per time performed $10,008.00
an average of $556.00 per time performed
medical
URINARY SYSTEM

Incision of the bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope +

Incision of the bladder canal (urethra) using an endoscope ×

Service Code: 52276
Performed in a facility
16
times performed,
0.41% of services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

16
patients got this service, 1% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$15,200.00an average of $950.00 per time performed $11,179.84
an average of $698.74 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eye fluid (vitreous) between the lens and retina +

Removal of eye fluid (vitreous) between the lens and retina ×

Service Code: 67036
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.36% of services

21st 62nd

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

13
patients got this service, 0.9% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$14,000.00an average of $1,000.00 per time performed $10,976.00
an average of $784.00 per time performed
medical
EYE

Repair of detached retina and drainage of eye fluid betwe... +

Repair of detached retina and drainage of eye fluid between lens and retina ×

Service Code: 67113
Performed in a facility
14
times performed,
0.36% of services

22nd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

12
patients got this service, 0.83% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$22,400.00an average of $1,600.00 per time performed $16,275.56
an average of $1,162.54 per time performed
medical
EYE

Laser destruction of eye fluid (vitreous) between the len... +

Laser destruction of eye fluid (vitreous) between the lens and retina ×

Service Code: 67040
Performed in a facility
13
times performed,
0.34% of services

23rd Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

13
patients got this service, 0.9% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$19,500.00an average of $1,500.00 per time performed $15,254.85
an average of $1,173.45 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of membrane from the retina

Service Code: 67041
Performed in a facility
12
times performed,
0.31% of services

24th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in NY perform this service

12
patients got this service, 0.83% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$24,000.00an average of $2,000.00 per time performed $16,257.24
an average of $1,354.77 per time performed

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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