Important Covid-19 Update

With the increasing public health concern surrounding coronavirus COVID-19, Premier remains committed to the continuity of excellent service as we all respond to the current health crisis.

Premier has transitioned all operations to virtual to ensure uninterrupted service. The emails, telephone numbers, fax numbers that you are accustomed to using continue to be in place and fully operational. The same friendly voices you have heard for years are still on the other end of the phone line to talk with you regarding any issues you might have.

Premier is here to support you so please feel free to reach out to us. We are here and the communication lines are open.


Afrouz Motedaeiny, O.D.

Medical Director

Dr. Motedaeiny, fondly referred to as “Dr. M,” graduated from George Mason University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. From there, she attended Nova Southeastern University where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Vision Sciences, and then a Doctor of Optometry from Nova’s College of Optometry. After working as a Clinical Optometrist for over 5 years at a high volume ophthalmology practice in anterior and posterior segment diseases, Dr. M joined Premier in 2012. In 2017 Dr. M was named Medical Director at Premier.

Dr. M provides leadership to Premier’s Utilization Management, Quality Improvement & Compliance, and, Credentialing programs and committees. In addition, she continuously reviews and revises our Clinical Guidelines ensuring that Premier is always at the forefront of best practices. On a daily basis, Dr. M provides oversite and direction for medical necessity determinations in adherence to clinical guidelines, health plan, Medicare and Medicaid criteria for our national network.

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