Submitted for Publication: May 31, 2014; final revision received June 21, 2014; accepted June 24, 2014.
Published Online: September 18, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.3335.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: The author has completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest and none were reported.
Additional Contributions: This article is an extensively revised and rewritten portion of an unpublished master’s thesis at London School of Economics and Political Science to fulfill the MSc in Health Economics, Policy, and Management degree requirements. Raymond Kee, BS, administrator, Eye Clinic PC, helped collect physician practice data on office visit reimbursement rates. Neal Rager, BS, MBA, administrator, Physician Surgery Center, helped collect surgical center data on number of Medicare cataract surgeries performed. Neither received financial compensation.