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CELEBREX

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

3.16M
Medicare Part D Claims
$688M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 382,715 $78.1M
Florida 230,105 $49.7M
New York 209,449 $43.4M
Pennsylvania 195,444 $41M
Texas 187,925 $41.8M
Ohio 136,820 $33.7M
North Carolina 123,832 $26.4M
Illinois 108,795 $23.8M
New Jersey 104,772 $24.2M
Georgia 85,725 $16.8M
Missouri 82,723 $17.2M
Michigan 72,709 $18.3M
Kentucky 70,995 $15.5M
Tennessee 70,938 $15.3M
Indiana 67,299 $15.7M
Alabama 63,488 $13.1M
South Carolina 59,610 $13M
Virginia 59,583 $13.3M
Louisiana 58,547 $11.6M
Oklahoma 51,293 $11.9M
Arizona 49,203 $12.2M
Massachusetts 48,267 $10.5M
Wisconsin 44,729 $10M
Minnesota 43,366 $11M
Iowa 39,110 $7.64M
Maryland 37,386 $9.01M
Mississippi 36,036 $7.02M
Connecticut 35,152 $7.66M
Arkansas 35,094 $6.97M
Colorado 34,432 $8.14M
Washington 33,866 $7.96M
Kansas 30,602 $6.42M
West Virginia 29,956 $6.61M
Utah 29,583 $6.98M
Nebraska 26,062 $5.12M
Hawaii 25,239 $5.31M
Oregon 23,500 $5.39M
New Mexico 16,780 $3.91M
Maine 14,358 $3.64M
Nevada 14,140 $3.2M
Idaho 12,583 $2.89M
New Hampshire 10,850 $2.47M
Rhode Island 10,648 $2.12M
Montana 10,495 $2.3M
South Dakota 8,804 $1.83M
Delaware 8,413 $2.29M
North Dakota 8,086 $1.62M
Vermont 7,236 $1.74M
Wyoming 6,655 $1.46M
Alaska 3,530 $726K
District of Columbia 2,248 $483K
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 CELEBREX

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ZHAOYANG PAN M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled866

LOS ANGELES

California

TUOC DUONG M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled857

WESTMINSTER

California

MINH DO M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled836

GARDEN GROVE

California

LILIA WEXLEY M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled831

LOS ANGELES

California

MARA DE GARCIA M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled811

MIAMI BEACH

Florida

FERNANDO BARQUERO MD

General Practice

Claims Filled797

HIALEAH

Florida

YUN HEE CHUNG MD

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled794

FLUSHING

New York

MICHAEL KIM M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled793

FAIRFAX

Virginia

NICHOLAS KIM M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled763

ANAHEIM

California

JASON PAEK M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled714

WALNUT

California

HOVANES TER-ZAKARIAN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled700

LOS ANGELES

California

TUAN XUAN NGUYEN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled700

GARDEN GROVE

California

WEI WANG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled699

MONTEREY PARK

California

TSOVINAR TEKKELIAN M.D.

Claims Filled683

GLENDALE

California

XIAORONG HE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled677

ELMHURST

New York

CHRIS LEE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled671

ROWLAND HEIGHTS

California

JACK ZHOU MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled649

HONOLULU

Hawaii

ARKADY STERN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled647

LOS ANGELES

California

AVIVA IOFEL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled643

LOS ANGELES

California

SEUNG KIM M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled642

LOS ANGELES

California

DUSTIN NGUYEN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled640

NEW YORK

New York

VICTOR DINH M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled637

GARDEN GROVE

California

RAFAYEL GEVORKIAN M.D.

Adolescent Medicine

Claims Filled631

LOS ANGELES

California

MICHAEL DAO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled626

GARDEN GROVE

California

HOMAYOUN SHARIM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled623

BEVERLY HILLS

California