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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, $435 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 4 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
1,059
Rank: 293rd
out of 1,790 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,742
Rank: 447th
out of 1,790 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3.5 This Provider
Avg 4.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$292K
Rank: 556th
out of 1,790 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$275 This Provider
Avg $435

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 her Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 35 different services in 2015
(20 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
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 25 minutes ×

Service Code: 99214
Performed in an office
819
times performed,
22% of her services

1st 12th

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

780
patients got this service, 74% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$116,298.00an average of $142.00 per time performed $69,483.96
an average of $84.84 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of retina

Service Code: 92134
Performed in an office
574
times performed,
15% of her services

2nd 3rd

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

469
patients got this service, 44% of her patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2)
$143,500.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $24,016.16
an average of $41.84 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
397
times performed,
11% of her services

3rd 5th

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

316
patients got this service, 30% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$36,492.24an average of $91.92 per time performed $23,351.54
an average of $58.82 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
292
times performed,
8% of her services

4th 4th

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

288
patients got this service, 27% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$43,800.00an average of $150.00 per time performed $18,372.64
an average of $62.92 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Diagnostic imaging of optic nerve of eye

Service Code: 92133
Performed in an office
274
times performed,
7% of her services

5th 6th

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

272
patients got this service, 26% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$68,500.00an average of $250.00 per time performed $10,872.32
an average of $39.68 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of eye for determination of lens power

Service Code: 76519
Performed in an office
244
times performed,
7% of her services

6th 29th

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

78
patients got this service, 7% of her patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$18,309.76an average of $75.04 per time performed $8,784.00
an average of $36.00 per time performed
medical
RADIOLOGY

Ultrasound of corneal structure and measurement

Service Code: 76514
Performed in an office
194
times performed,
5% of her services

7th 27th

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

192
patients got this service, 18% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$24,250.00an average of $125.00 per time performed $2,626.76
an average of $13.54 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
194
times performed,
5% of her services

8th 25th

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

139
patients got this service, 13% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$13,192.00an average of $68.00 per time performed $6,784.18
an average of $34.97 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of cataract with insertion of lens

Service Code: 66984
Performed in a facility
147
times performed,
4% of her services

9th 13th

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

85
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$264,600.00an average of $1,800.00 per time performed $88,485.18
an average of $601.94 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 4... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 45 minutes ×

Service Code: 99204
Performed in an office
80
times performed,
2% of her services

10th 21st

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

80
patients got this service, 8% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$21,120.00an average of $264.00 per time performed $10,635.20
an average of $132.94 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
34
times performed,
0.91% of her services

11th 32nd

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

26
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$13,600.00an average of $400.00 per time performed $10,210.54
an average of $300.31 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
21
times performed,
0.56% of her services

12th 39th

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

21
patients got this service, 2% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,654.00an average of $174.00 per time performed $1,654.80
an average of $78.80 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelashes by forceps

Service Code: 67820
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.45% of her services

13th 31st

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$1,768.00an average of $104.00 per time performed $743.41
an average of $43.73 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 6... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 60 minutes ×

Service Code: 99205
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.35% of her services

14th 57th

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

13
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$3,648.45an average of $280.65 per time performed $2,182.31
an average of $167.87 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

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

Established patient office or other outpatient, visit typically 40 minutes ×

Service Code: 99215
Performed in an office
12
times performed,
0.32% of her services

15th 37th

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

12
patients got this service, 1% of her patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,436.00an average of $203.00 per time performed $1,505.28
an average of $125.44 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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Susan Longar
Average for Ophthalmology Providers in California

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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