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DIOVAN

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

6.4M
Medicare Part D Claims
$1.04B
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 920,430 $151M
New York 580,811 $92.6M
Florida 472,587 $76.2M
Pennsylvania 413,498 $62.6M
Texas 380,706 $64.6M
New Jersey 303,256 $53.8M
Illinois 270,782 $44.6M
Ohio 226,829 $37.4M
Georgia 187,822 $27.7M
North Carolina 182,916 $26.7M
Massachusetts 152,662 $26.3M
Louisiana 140,061 $20.2M
Tennessee 137,020 $21M
Virginia 136,391 $21.7M
South Carolina 112,848 $16.9M
Missouri 112,835 $16.7M
Kentucky 110,138 $16.9M
Connecticut 107,839 $19.3M
Indiana 106,618 $17.7M
Arizona 101,145 $18.7M
Mississippi 95,360 $12.7M
Wisconsin 93,842 $15.6M
Alabama 85,571 $12.5M
Michigan 79,984 $14.7M
Maryland 70,534 $13.5M
Oklahoma 70,435 $12M
Minnesota 69,952 $13.4M
Arkansas 69,480 $9.67M
Washington 65,758 $11.4M
Iowa 57,247 $8.28M
West Virginia 48,540 $7.49M
Oregon 41,296 $7.44M
Colorado 40,078 $6.94M
Kansas 38,829 $5.95M
Rhode Island 34,523 $4.96M
Nebraska 34,393 $4.74M
New Mexico 25,941 $4.73M
Maine 25,477 $5.07M
Hawaii 25,335 $3.99M
New Hampshire 21,953 $3.87M
Nevada 20,480 $3.75M
Utah 19,285 $3.34M
Delaware 18,668 $3.82M
Idaho 16,558 $2.7M
South Dakota 14,244 $2.12M
Montana 13,241 $2.07M
North Dakota 12,489 $1.96M
District of Columbia 10,727 $1.56M
Vermont 9,016 $1.6M
Alaska 7,900 $1.13M
Wyoming 5,343 $880K
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 DIOVAN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
DAVID NESSER M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled643

DALLAS

Texas

VINH-KHIEM NGUYEN-PHUOC M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled643

WESTMINSTER

California

VLAD NUSINOVICH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled643

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California

SEA CHUNG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled639

FLUSHING

New York

HAGOP BEZIKIAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled639

LOS ANGELES

California

THERESA TRUONG PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled638

SAN GABRIEL

California

KUOCHENG WANG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled638

NEW YORK

New York

MAYA TSYSINA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled633

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

RIMMA POLOTSKAYA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled628

GLENVIEW

Illinois

SHI-YIN WONG MD

General Practice

Claims Filled627

LOS ANGELES

California

ONEL CORRALES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled625

MIAMI

Florida

GUSTAVO MONDRAGON M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled623

CHULA VISTA

California

ANDREW KIM M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled619

LOS ANGELES

California

NHAT MAI M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled617

SAN JOSE

California

EMILY CHATSKIS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled617

CHICAGO

Illinois

OSCAR CHIEN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled616

SAN GABRIEL

California

PETER KIM M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled614

ANNANDALE

Virginia

THOMAS HWEE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled614

LOS ANGELES

California

TONY WONG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled613

DALY CITY

California

CESAR RAMIREZ MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled607

MIAMI

Florida

STEVE TAM MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled606

NEW YORK

New York

KARELIA RUIZ MD

Specialist

Claims Filled601

HIALEAH

Florida

PHILIP SUH M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled600

HONOLULU

Hawaii

IN HUH M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled600

CHICAGO

Illinois

FERNANDO DE LA CRUZ M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled596

HIALEAH

Florida