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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
GRIGORIY GOLDENBERG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled385

BROOKLYN

New York

ALEKSANDR LIVSHITS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled376

BROOKLYN

New York

YEVGENIA ZINGER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled376

BROOKLYN

New York

WAI LEE M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled375

ELKHART

Indiana

WIT JAMRY MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled372

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

JOHN GAMBINO MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled371

WINSTON SALEM

North Carolina

JON LELEUX MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled366

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

IOURI SOBOL M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled365

BROOKLYN

New York

DHRUV VYAS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled364

EDEN

North Carolina

US PUBLIC HLTH SERV IND HOSP

Claims Filled360

SHIPROCK

New Mexico

YELENA LINETSKAYA MD DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled359

BROOKLYN

New York

GEORGE IKELER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled346

SORRENTO

Florida

JAMES MARCUM MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled339

CLEVELAND

Tennessee

BERNARD SCHRAGER MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled334

MIAMI

Florida

SIMA MUSTER

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled326

BROOKLYN

New York

JOSEPH POWERS MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled326

CLEVELAND

Tennessee

ALEXEY ISAKOV MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled323

BROOKLYN

New York

BRYAN PICOU M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled322

NATCHITOCHES

Louisiana

ALEXANDER BEKER

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled320

BROOKLYN

New York

VALERY KUZNETSOV M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled308

BROOKLYN

New York

EDWARD PLYLER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled303

MORGANTON

North Carolina

MICHAEL LAWRENCE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled303

SNOW HILL

North Carolina

CHIRAPA SINTHUSEK MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled299

WINSTON-SALEM

North Carolina

PERRY KALIS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled296

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

VASIL NIKA M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled293

ROCKTON

Illinois