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LIDOCAINE HCL VISCOUS

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

192K
Medicare Part D Claims
$1.93M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 21,096 $304K
Texas 12,290 $103K
Florida 12,055 $101K
New York 11,016 $107K
Pennsylvania 9,780 $99.3K
Ohio 8,346 $92.7K
Tennessee 6,326 $53.1K
Illinois 6,224 $56.8K
North Carolina 6,155 $63.2K
Michigan 5,932 $56.9K
Georgia 5,716 $49.9K
Missouri 5,021 $45.1K
Massachusetts 4,574 $49K
New Jersey 4,548 $39.8K
Minnesota 4,517 $45K
Virginia 4,497 $43.8K
Washington 4,164 $42.5K
Alabama 4,133 $41K
Kentucky 4,029 $35.5K
Wisconsin 3,621 $37.3K
Arizona 3,505 $30.7K
Louisiana 3,289 $25K
Oregon 3,229 $40.9K
Indiana 3,175 $30.1K
South Carolina 2,637 $23.9K
Colorado 2,574 $35.2K
Maryland 2,506 $28.9K
Oklahoma 2,363 $20.6K
Mississippi 2,264 $18K
Connecticut 2,044 $20.6K
Arkansas 1,977 $15.4K
Iowa 1,839 $16.4K
West Virginia 1,813 $17.9K
Kansas 1,802 $17.6K
New Mexico 1,636 $13.1K
Nevada 1,353 $11.6K
Utah 1,294 $11.3K
Maine 1,293 $12.5K
Nebraska 1,106 $9,964
Idaho 968 $10.8K
Rhode Island 835 $9,177
Montana 635 $6,386
New Hampshire 621 $6,829
South Dakota 619 $6,581
Hawaii 520 $7,879
Delaware 438 $4,544
North Dakota 411 $3,303
Vermont 402 $3,013
Wyoming 290 $2,546
District of Columbia 175 $2,337
Alaska 155 $1,485
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 LIDOCAINE HCL VISCOUS

Provider Medicare Claims City State
RACHEL VELEZ D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

QUITMAN

Georgia

ALEXANDER BALDONADO M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled50

BRONX

New York

CLYDE MITCHELL MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

BUCKHANNON

West Virginia

KENNETH MEEKER DDS

Dentist, General Practice

Claims Filled51

KINSTON

North Carolina

AHMAD IRFAN M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled51

WAYCROSS

Georgia

STEPHEN MATTER M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled54

NORMAL

Illinois

JOHN DEVINE MD

Therapeutic Radiology

Claims Filled55

VALDOSTA

Georgia

DAVID GREGORY M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled55

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

MAMIE ANNEXY MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled56

MANATI

Puerto Rico

ROBERT TYMOCZKO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled57

GREENSBURG

Pennsylvania

MICHAEL LUTHER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled59

ALBERTVILLE

Alabama

MARIUSZ KLIN MD, PHD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled59

PANAMA CITY

Florida

STEVEN LEWIS D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled60

NARBERTH

Pennsylvania

SUDHIR WALAVALKAR MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled60

SOUTHFIELD

Michigan

CHARLES WITKOWSKI DDS

Dentist, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Claims Filled60

JOHNSON CITY

Tennessee

KEVIN REID DO

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine OMM

Claims Filled61

DAYTON

Ohio

JAMES SIMCOE MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled61

NORWICH

New York

MARK MACDONALD MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled61

SAINT PAUL

Minnesota

PEDRO LOPEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled62

CLINTON

Oklahoma

RONALD PRUITT M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled62

NASHVILLE

Tennessee

RAFAEL PEREZ-BARTOLOMEI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled63

MANATI

Puerto Rico

ERNESTO PADRON M.D

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

Claims Filled63

CHICAGO

Illinois

JOHN FANTASIA D.D.S.

Dentist, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Claims Filled65

NEW HYDE PARK

New York

CECIL PARKER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled66

MOBILE

Alabama

JOSEPH KARIMPIL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled66

EUCLID

Ohio