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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $528 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
686
Rank: 568th
out of 1,092 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
4,115
Rank: 429th
out of 1,092 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
6 This Provider
Avg 5.3
Total Paid
by Medicare
$310K
Rank: 460th
out of 1,092 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$452 This Provider
Avg $528

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 53 different services in 2015
(33 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
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
1,315
times performed,
32% of his services

1st 18th

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

530
patients got this service, 77% of his patients
2.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$284,539.70an average of $216.38 per time performed $106,186.25
an average of $80.75 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Photography of content of eyes

Service Code: 92285
Performed in an office
507
times performed,
12% of his services

2nd 29th

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

377
patients got this service, 55% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$22,779.51an average of $44.93 per time performed $7,812.87
an average of $15.41 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Microfluid analysis of tears

Service Code: 83861
Performed in an office
426
times performed,
10% of his services

3rd 20th

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

205
patients got this service, 30% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$11,208.06an average of $26.31 per time performed $9,384.78
an average of $22.03 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Computerized mapping of corneal curvature

Service Code: 92025
Performed in an office
336
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 52nd

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

261
patients got this service, 38% of his patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$26,352.48an average of $78.43 per time performed $10,039.68
an average of $29.88 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
304
times performed,
7% of his services

5th 3rd

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

198
patients got this service, 29% of his patients
1.5
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$50,688.96an average of $166.74 per time performed $20,140.00
an average of $66.25 per time performed
medical
EYE

Closure of tear duct opening using plug

Service Code: 68761
Performed in an office
254
times performed,
6% of his services

6th 25th

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

109
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$74,841.10an average of $294.65 per time performed $25,316.18
an average of $99.67 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
226
times performed,
5% of his services

7th 21st

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

226
patients got this service, 33% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$78,286.40an average of $346.40 per time performed $27,309.84
an average of $120.84 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Microscopic evaluation of deep cells of the eye

Service Code: 92286
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
3% of his services

8th 38th

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

125
patients got this service, 18% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$10,917.53an average of $79.69 per time performed $3,607.21
an average of $26.33 per time performed
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
119
times performed,
3% of his services

9th 1st

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

109
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$29,609.58an average of $248.82 per time performed $10,557.68
an average of $88.72 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Analysis of substance using immunoassay technique

Service Code: 83516
Performed in an office
90
times performed,
2% of his services

10th 54th

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

45
patients got this service, 7% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,907.00an average of $32.30 per time performed $1,385.10
an average of $15.39 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of eyelashes by forceps

Service Code: 67820
Performed in an office
61
times performed,
1% of his services

11th 34th

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

33
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.8
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$7,097.96an average of $116.36 per time performed $2,430.85
an average of $39.85 per time performed
medical
MEDICINE

Fitting of contact lens for treatment of ocular surface d... +

Fitting of contact lens for treatment of ocular surface disease ×

Service Code: 92071
Performed in a facility
46
times performed,
1% of his services

12th 131st

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

42
patients got this service, 6% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$3,243.46an average of $70.51 per time performed $1,245.68
an average of $27.08 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of foreign body, external eye, cornea with slit l... +

Removal of foreign body, external eye, cornea with slit lamp examination ×

Service Code: 65222
Performed in an office
36
times performed,
0.87% of his services

13th 105th

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

25
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$5,205.96an average of $144.61 per time performed $1,788.48
an average of $49.68 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
34
times performed,
0.83% of his services

14th 12th

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

31
patients got this service, 5% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$5,888.12an average of $173.18 per time performed $1,923.04
an average of $56.56 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of growth of cornea

Service Code: 65400
Performed in a facility
28
times performed,
0.68% of his services

15th 178th

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

26
patients got this service, 4% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$35,935.76an average of $1,283.42 per time performed $9,388.40
an average of $335.30 per time performed
medical
EYE

Insertion of amniotic membrane to eye surface

Service Code: 65778
Performed in an office
24
times performed,
0.58% of his services

16th 93rd

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

17
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$59,338.08an average of $2,472.42 per time performed $26,388.72
an average of $1,099.53 per time performed
medical
EYE

Removal of foreign body in external eye, conjunctiva

Service Code: 65205
Performed in an office
16
times performed,
0.39% of his services

17th 89th

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$1,873.92an average of $117.12 per time performed $682.40
an average of $42.65 per time performed
medical
EYE

Transplant of outer layer of corneal tissue

Service Code: 65756
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.36% of his services

18th 102nd

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

14
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$37,095.60an average of $2,473.04 per time performed $14,251.65
an average of $950.11 per time performed
medical
EYE

Injection of air or liquid into eye

Service Code: 66020
Performed in a facility
15
times performed,
0.36% of his services

19th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

13
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$4,162.05an average of $277.47 per time performed $869.10
an average of $57.94 per time performed
medical
EYE

Preparation of corneal tissue for transplant

Service Code: 65757
Performed in a facility
11
times performed,
0.27% of his services

20th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

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

11
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$2,755.72an average of $250.52 per time performed $1,073.38
an average of $97.58 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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Clifford L Salinger
Average for Ophthalmology Providers in Florida

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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