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SPIRIVA

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

5.24M
Medicare Part D Claims
$1.59B
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 462,527 $148M
New York 393,774 $118M
Pennsylvania 330,389 $96M
Florida 292,367 $90.1M
Texas 248,298 $77.2M
Ohio 235,707 $73.5M
North Carolina 200,742 $57.2M
Illinois 198,258 $61.2M
Tennessee 184,503 $53.6M
Michigan 183,228 $60.3M
New Jersey 150,753 $47.8M
Georgia 142,162 $40.8M
Missouri 141,534 $40.3M
Massachusetts 138,869 $40.8M
Virginia 125,977 $38M
Kentucky 120,642 $35.2M
Indiana 119,347 $36.9M
Washington 104,685 $31.8M
Alabama 90,907 $25.6M
Wisconsin 84,522 $25.4M
South Carolina 82,304 $24.1M
Louisiana 81,235 $23.4M
Minnesota 80,122 $25.8M
Arizona 79,404 $26M
Connecticut 77,748 $24.7M
Oklahoma 71,894 $21.2M
Iowa 64,587 $18.3M
Oregon 64,556 $19.6M
Maryland 60,891 $20.5M
Colorado 60,862 $19.6M
West Virginia 58,135 $17.1M
Arkansas 57,113 $15.9M
Maine 49,568 $16M
Mississippi 48,964 $13.7M
Kansas 43,891 $12.9M
Nevada 39,307 $12.5M
Nebraska 31,943 $9.04M
Rhode Island 31,701 $8.65M
New Mexico 24,704 $7.75M
New Hampshire 22,095 $6.9M
Idaho 22,066 $6.49M
Utah 19,556 $6.08M
Montana 18,016 $5.29M
Delaware 15,319 $5.3M
Vermont 15,007 $4.93M
Hawaii 14,935 $4.74M
South Dakota 14,779 $4.31M
North Dakota 14,274 $4.09M
Wyoming 8,933 $2.7M
District of Columbia 7,041 $2.04M
Alaska 6,500 $2.07M
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 SPIRIVA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
DANIEL HURLEY M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled779

BEECH GROVE

Indiana

AZIZ RAHMAN MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled769

CENTRALIA

Illinois

RICHARD HUGHES M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled764

OAK RIDGE

Tennessee

DARREN HOFFBERGER D.O.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled762

POMPANO BEACH

Florida

BRUCE YERGIN M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled761

JACKSONVILLE

Florida

JOSEPH SMIDDY M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled761

KINGSPORT

Tennessee

JOSEPH ANIGBOGU M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled754

LIMA

Ohio

JOY BURBECK M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled753

COLLIERVILLE

Tennessee

MARK GRIMM MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled752

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

JAMES WITTEN MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled750

SALEM

Virginia

DOTTIE ANN SAZON MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled748

NATIONAL CITY

California

NADER ELDIKA M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled745

WICHITA

Kansas

JESUS SAHAD M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled740

AMARILLO

Texas

KHALID KHAN MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled740

CAPE GIRARDEAU

Missouri

WILLIAM CHINN MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled737

COLUMBUS

Ohio

HOWARD EISENBERG MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled732

CAPE CORAL

Florida

DAVID BROWN M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled730

LANCASTER

Ohio

ERICK KIMMERLING D.O.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled723

DALTON

Georgia

CHARLES KINSELLA M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled720

GREENWOOD

Indiana

TERENCE KILROY MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled716

LAKEWOOD

Ohio

WILLIAM CULBERTSON MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled714

PADUCAH

Kentucky

TAMIM AL-KHARRAT MD

Specialist

Claims Filled713

CANTON

Georgia

MICHEL SAMAHA M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled713

MILFORD

Delaware

CHI LAM MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled713

MONTEREY PARK

California

THOMAS CHANDLER MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled712

PAWLEYS ISLAND

South Carolina