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Prescriber Checkup » COUMADIN

COUMADIN

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

681K
Medicare Part D Claims
$45.6M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
New York 84,537 $5.7M
North Carolina 44,899 $2.43M
Florida 43,111 $3.17M
Texas 36,968 $2.47M
Pennsylvania 35,502 $2.39M
California 33,972 $2.46M
New Jersey 30,423 $2.66M
Illinois 29,665 $1.9M
Georgia 23,585 $1.42M
Ohio 22,890 $1.66M
Indiana 22,673 $1.55M
Tennessee 22,618 $1.37M
Missouri 22,363 $1.31M
Louisiana 18,125 $1.13M
Alabama 13,430 $862K
South Carolina 12,799 $782K
Arizona 12,620 $734K
Washington 12,461 $750K
Mississippi 11,202 $632K
Virginia 10,025 $723K
Michigan 8,985 $746K
Kansas 8,607 $547K
Kentucky 8,498 $526K
Oklahoma 8,338 $439K
Connecticut 8,234 $752K
Massachusetts 7,977 $526K
Iowa 7,463 $475K
Arkansas 7,147 $438K
Wisconsin 6,675 $447K
Maryland 6,361 $537K
West Virginia 5,889 $407K
Oregon 5,528 $429K
Colorado 5,462 $391K
Nebraska 4,905 $287K
Minnesota 4,350 $316K
Utah 4,238 $335K
Idaho 3,243 $205K
Nevada 3,214 $233K
New Mexico 3,107 $156K
Montana 2,878 $149K
Delaware 2,682 $247K
South Dakota 1,867 $95.2K
Rhode Island 1,860 $138K
Alaska 1,715 $72.4K
Hawaii 1,692 $142K
New Hampshire 1,544 $134K
Maine 1,285 $126K
Wyoming 1,181 $60.6K
North Dakota 1,175 $55.9K
Vermont 626 $50.3K
District of Columbia 496 $38.2K
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 2012 includes more than 1.2 billion prescriptions written by nearly 1.5 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 382,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

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Top prescribers for COUMADIN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
WILLIAM MERCER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

WHEELING

West Virginia

MAYYA FASOLYA D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

BROOKLYN

New York

DAVID NAKAMURA MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

HILO

Hawaii

ZEWDU GEBREYES M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ARCADIA

California

SRINIVASA CHINTALAPUDI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MAYNARDVILLE

Tennessee

CHARLES MILLER DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ERWIN

Tennessee

FRANK MCGEEHIN MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled50

WYNNEWOOD

Pennsylvania

SAMUEL TURNER D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

JOPLIN

Missouri

PAUL KIRSCHBAUM MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

DECATUR

Georgia

CHETNA MITAL

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

HAMILTON

Ohio

PUNEET KHANNA M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

RANCHO MIRAGE

California

JOSEPH MARCELLA M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

FORT WORTH

Texas

RICHARD CROSKERY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

GREENVILLE

North Carolina

JOSEPH GELBFISH MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

BROOKLYN

New York

MARCUS WILLIAMS

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled50

OAKLAND

New Jersey

JOHN DURAND MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled50

FORT WORTH

Texas

GABOR MENCZELESZ MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BROOKLYN

New York

JOHN MCKNIGHT MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

MORGANTOWN

West Virginia

MIGUEL RODRIGUEZ MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

HENRY MARQUEZ M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

SEDALIA

Missouri

JOHN CAFFARATTI MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

RUSSELL CIAFONE MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

HARTFORD

Connecticut

GEORGE FORD III M.D.F.A.C.P.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

EUGENE ANTELIS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BOCA RATON

Florida

LAKHJIT SANDHU MD

Specialist

Claims Filled50

FRESNO

California