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Prescriber Checkup

Prescribers of FENTANYL in Washington

Important Information About This Drug

Prescription opioids (painkillers) can help alleviate certain kinds of pain in the short term but carry serious health risks.

As many as one quarter of those receiving these drugs over a long period of time in a primary care setting struggle with addiction.

Read more about the appropriate use of these drugs and speak to your doctor about their risks.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Provider Medicare Claims City State
PAUL EMMANS D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled517

YAKIMA

Washington

VIENNA LOFTEN NP-C

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled464

KENNEWICK

Washington

LEONICO PANLASIGUI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled459

FEDERAL WAY

Washington

SUZANNE STAUDINGER MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled409

SPOKANE

Washington

JOE KIM M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled405

YAKIMA

Washington

LAURA YATES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled383

YELM

Washington

TIMOTHY ROSS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled375

VANCOUVER

Washington

KIRK DAWSON D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled370

YELM

Washington

MICHAEL BUTLER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled292

BREMERTON

Washington

JEAN YOU M.D

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled292

KENNEWICK

Washington

SANDRA CANADAY ARNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled281

RENTON

Washington

GILSON GIROTTO D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled275

BURLINGTON

Washington

JACK TACKER M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled271

POULSBO

Washington

JEANINE GODEC PAC

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled264

SEATTLE

Washington

CHANDNI VIRDI ARNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled253

OLYMPIA

Washington

ANNETTE STEPHENS MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled236

LONGVIEW

Washington

DIANA FERDANA APNP; EAMP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled224

SEATTLE

Washington

ALBERT BRADY MD

Medical Oncology

Claims Filled223

YAKIMA

Washington

HERBERT STICKLE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled214

SEDRO-WOOLEY

Washington

DEANNE TIMM ANP/LPA

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled203

LONGVIEW

Washington

VICTOR BROOKS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled202

PASCO

Washington

GREGG OSTERGREN DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled198

TACOMA

Washington

ERIC SOHN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled195

SPOKANE

Washington

WING CHAU MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled190

RICHLAND

Washington

JOHNNIE MACHADO PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled188

RENTON

Washington

Sources

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; National Technical Information Service; First Databank