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RENVELA

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AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

459K
Medicare Part D Claims
$395M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 97,550 $63.4M
Texas 58,365 $41.5M
New York 42,488 $21.1M
Florida 40,263 $23.9M
Georgia 29,064 $19.2M
Illinois 25,782 $13.9M
Ohio 24,862 $13.9M
North Carolina 21,575 $13.7M
Pennsylvania 20,427 $10.1M
New Jersey 19,150 $9.68M
Tennessee 18,218 $10.8M
Michigan 18,074 $11.1M
Virginia 17,405 $11.2M
Louisiana 14,330 $8.62M
Missouri 13,818 $7.5M
Indiana 12,596 $7.62M
Mississippi 12,494 $7.99M
Arizona 12,240 $7.14M
Maryland 12,238 $7.26M
Alabama 11,835 $8.42M
South Carolina 11,539 $7.79M
Washington 10,965 $6.44M
Massachusetts 9,105 $4.67M
Wisconsin 7,837 $4.33M
Connecticut 7,195 $4.18M
Kentucky 7,156 $4.23M
Arkansas 6,155 $3.64M
Hawaii 5,969 $4.04M
Colorado 5,385 $3.12M
Minnesota 5,377 $3.12M
Oklahoma 5,334 $3.93M
Iowa 4,900 $2.4M
Nevada 4,809 $2.65M
Oregon 4,681 $2.81M
New Mexico 4,240 $2.56M
Kansas 3,706 $2.13M
District of Columbia 3,590 $2.11M
West Virginia 3,475 $1.86M
Nebraska 2,920 $1.64M
Puerto Rico 2,783 $1.72M
Alaska 2,690 $1.05M
Utah 1,884 $999K
Idaho 1,806 $961K
South Dakota 1,594 $885K
Delaware 1,204 $743K
Rhode Island 1,199 $505K
North Dakota 995 $453K
New Hampshire 929 $550K
Montana 880 $491K
Maine 660 $424K
Vermont 550 $265K
Wyoming 360 $199K
About This Data

ProPublica obtained prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, under the Freedom of Information Act. The data for 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


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Top prescribers for RENVELA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
STEPHEN THOMSEN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled1,322

UNION CITY

New Jersey

RAFAEL ESQUENAZI MD FACP FASN

Nephrology

Claims Filled839

HOUSTON

Texas

SALIL MANGI MD

Specialist

Claims Filled799

MCALLEN

Texas

HARVEY GERSH MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled724

HATTIESBURG

Mississippi

JACINTO HERNANDEZ M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled620

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

JEREMY GITOMER M.D.

Nephrology Specialist/Technologist

Claims Filled570

ANCHORAGE

Alaska

HAROLD BAER M.D. FACP

Nephrology

Claims Filled565

BAKERSFIELD

California

WEI-TZUOH CHEN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled556

VISALIA

California

HUGH WILLIAMS MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled528

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

SHIRISH JOGLEKAR MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled527

JACKSON

Tennessee

STEFANO EMILI MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled524

ANCHORAGE

Alaska

BRAJESH BHATLA M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled510

HARLINGEN

Texas

UMAMAHESWARA VARANASI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled507

BAKERSFIELD

California

JEFFREY LICHT M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled500

YAKIMA

Washington

DIRK BERRY MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled492

TUSCALOOSA

Alabama

LUIS GARCIA MAYOL MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled485

CORAL GABLES

Florida

MARCOS ROTHSTEIN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled478

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

HAROON RASHID MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled473

UNION CITY

New Jersey

VICTOR CARABELLO M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled459

LOS ANGELES

California

DALILA CORRY M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled458

NORTHRIDGE

California

MAGDY MAKSY M.D

Nephrology

Claims Filled456

VISALIA

California

FRED LUI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled455

SAN FRANCISCO

California

PETER HULMAN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled455

ANCHORAGE

Alaska

RASHID DALAL MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled453

BELLEVILLE

Illinois

CARLOS MARTINEZ M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled440

MACON

Georgia