Overview

Dr. Melissa B. Shafer OD is a female optometrist in Brownsburg, IN with over 23 years of experience. Her CareDash rating is 5.0 out of 5 by one patient, and she has one review. She received $27 in payments from medical companies between 2014 and 2016, which is less than 94% of Optometrists and less than 88% of providers nationally. Dr. Shafer graduated from Indiana University School of Optometry in 1995. She is licensed to practice by the state board in Indiana (18002760A).

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June 01, 2017

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Zionsville, IN

Professional and friendly

She is friendly and explains everything well.

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About Dr. Shafer

Education and Training

Dr. Melissa B. Shafer OD graduated from Indiana University School of Optometry in 1995.

Basic Information

Full Name: Melissa B. Shafer

Gender: Female

Years of Experience: 23+

License Number: 18002760A - Issued by the state board in Indiana

Specialties: Optometry

NPI: 1760558084

Location

Office Information

67 East Garner Road

Brownsburg, IN 46112

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(317) 852-5000

(317) 852-5009

Conditions Treated

As an Optometrist, Dr. Shafer may treat the following 13 conditions:

List of Procedures Dr. Melissa B. Shafer OD Performs:

Each link displays more information about how often Dr. Shafer performs a specific procedure and a list of other doctors who frequently perform the procedure.

Payments Received from Medical Companies

What are Payments Received?

Total Payments Received Between 2014 and 2016:

Many providers have received payments from medical companies ranging from small amounts in the form of food at conferences to large payments for consulting or royalties. Some providers have received payments for specific drugs. These payments are not necessarily cause for concern, but we encourage you to speak with your provider if they do raise any questions or issues.

This graph represents payments Dr. Shafer received relative to the average payment received by optometrists.

Dr. Shafer received less money than a majority (94%) of optometrists. See the breakdown of payments by category.

Providers receive payments in various different categories, from travel and lodging or food and beverages at conferences to fees for promotional speaking or consulting engagements. Some providers receive payments from royalties or licenses, usually from having helped develop a product or drug.

This chart represents the breakdown of payments Dr. Shafer has received by specific category of payment. See the breakdown of payments by company.

Providers receive payments from specific medical companies, sometimes for specific drugs. If you have any questions or concerns about the specific company or drug payments your provider has received, we encourage you to speak with your provider directly.

This chart represents the breakdown of payments Dr. Shafer has received from specific medical companies, including payments for drugs and medical products.

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