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Prescriber Checkup » BONIVA

BONIVA

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

351K
Medicare Part D Claims
$65.2M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 57,590 $10.9M
Florida 34,926 $5.99M
New York 33,792 $6.49M
Texas 25,531 $5.17M
New Jersey 17,242 $3.7M
Pennsylvania 16,247 $2.79M
Ohio 11,443 $2.19M
Illinois 10,319 $1.98M
North Carolina 9,414 $1.59M
Georgia 8,827 $1.48M
Missouri 7,861 $1.29M
Louisiana 7,847 $1.27M
Tennessee 7,020 $1.25M
Kentucky 5,829 $1.04M
Virginia 5,690 $1.1M
Indiana 5,406 $978K
Michigan 5,114 $1M
Oklahoma 4,933 $931K
Iowa 4,844 $779K
Arkansas 4,642 $725K
Alabama 4,595 $780K
South Carolina 4,423 $783K
Mississippi 3,985 $617K
Washington 3,967 $709K
Arizona 3,967 $832K
Wisconsin 3,958 $715K
Minnesota 3,754 $819K
Colorado 3,336 $614K
Massachusetts 3,328 $611K
Connecticut 3,191 $674K
Kansas 2,980 $520K
Maryland 2,924 $644K
Nebraska 2,874 $470K
Oregon 2,321 $462K
West Virginia 2,041 $373K
New Mexico 1,542 $306K
Utah 1,507 $292K
Nevada 1,501 $297K
Hawaii 1,338 $290K
Maine 1,218 $240K
Idaho 1,151 $204K
Montana 1,120 $199K
South Dakota 1,101 $190K
Rhode Island 1,002 $163K
North Dakota 819 $158K
Wyoming 701 $127K
New Hampshire 650 $126K
Delaware 620 $135K
Vermont 444 $90.4K
District of Columbia 221 $44.3K
Alaska 190 $43.5K
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 BONIVA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
SOO KANG

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled196

NORWALK

California

OSCAR CHIEN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled191

SAN GABRIEL

California

IGOR PRIVEN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled190

EAST BRUNSWICK

New Jersey

MATIN SHARAFATKHAH M.D

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled181

BROOKLYN

New York

LI LIU M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled177

MONTEREY PARK

California

NAUM MEYEROVICH M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled169

REGO PARK

New York

YI WANG M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled169

CITY OF INDUSTRY

California

HOMAYOUN SHARIM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled167

BEVERLY HILLS

California

ANGEL VIDAL M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled164

MIAMI

Florida

ARMINE NAZARYAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled164

GLENDALE

California

MICHAEL LANGENFELD M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled156

GLENWOOD

Iowa

SEA CHUNG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled156

FLUSHING

New York

NGAI NGUYEN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled155

SAN JOSE

California

MIN WONG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled151

BROOKLYN

New York

ALIREZA ETEMADI M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled149

ALISO VIEJO

California

GEORGE HALL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled149

NEW YORK

New York

HERACH YADEGARIAN M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled147

GLENDALE

California

YONG CHUN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled147

CHICAGO

Illinois

RAFAYEL GEVORKIAN M.D.

Adolescent Medicine

Claims Filled146

LOS ANGELES

California

HEI KIM MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled146

LOS ANGELES

California

CHRIS LEE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled145

ROWLAND HEIGHTS

California

JAVIER SAENZ M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled145

LA JOYA

Texas

TSOVINAR TEKKELIAN M.D.

Claims Filled145

GLENDALE

California

DONG CHUNG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled145

LOS ANGELES

California

ALBERTO ABREU-RIVERA M.D. FAMILY PHYSICIA

Specialist

Claims Filled142

ARECIBO

Puerto Rico