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ENBREL

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AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

223K
Medicare Part D Claims
$567M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 33,977 $66.1M
New York 20,410 $40.9M
Florida 17,898 $37.1M
Texas 17,884 $38.3M
Ohio 12,466 $25.5M
Pennsylvania 12,082 $25.8M
Illinois 9,391 $20M
Michigan 8,602 $17.4M
North Carolina 8,485 $18.3M
New Jersey 8,227 $16.8M
Georgia 8,066 $16.8M
Massachusetts 6,990 $14.1M
Tennessee 6,767 $13.9M
Washington 6,677 $13.3M
Arizona 5,929 $12.3M
Virginia 5,703 $12.4M
Kentucky 5,629 $12.3M
Minnesota 5,369 $11.2M
Puerto Rico 5,314 $10.2M
Indiana 5,056 $10.8M
Missouri 4,941 $9.96M
Wisconsin 4,635 $9.1M
Oklahoma 3,883 $8.1M
Alabama 3,658 $7.31M
Oregon 3,524 $7.18M
Louisiana 3,414 $6.83M
South Carolina 3,392 $7.65M
Colorado 3,049 $6.11M
Mississippi 2,972 $5.9M
Arkansas 2,812 $5.48M
West Virginia 2,715 $5.38M
Connecticut 2,502 $5.27M
Iowa 2,434 $4.76M
New Mexico 2,181 $4.81M
Maryland 2,127 $4.82M
Montana 1,695 $3.26M
Maine 1,585 $3.41M
Utah 1,575 $3.28M
Kansas 1,531 $3.21M
Nevada 1,502 $3.09M
New Hampshire 1,187 $2.66M
Nebraska 1,131 $2.31M
Idaho 1,111 $2.25M
Rhode Island 1,019 $1.86M
Vermont 930 $1.84M
Hawaii 873 $1.75M
Delaware 670 $1.65M
South Dakota 648 $1.3M
Wyoming 588 $1.17M
Alaska 433 $897K
North Dakota 358 $703K
District of Columbia 197 $462K
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 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


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Top prescribers for ENBREL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
DAVID STAINBROOK D.O.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled544

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

THOMAS ROMANO M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled431

LOS ANGELES

California

ULKER TOK M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled372

ORO VALLEY

Arizona

CARLOS ORCES MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled365

LAREDO

Texas

JORGE ZAMORA-QUEZADA M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled346

EDINBURG

Texas

SUMAN THAKKER MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled336

VICTORVILLE

California

GILBERT GELFAND M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled316

DOWNEY

California

ENCARNACION RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled315

MCALLEN

Texas

ANGEL VIDAL M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled314

MIAMI

Florida

BENIDECTO FERNANDEZ MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled310

HIALEAH

Florida

MICHAEL EDWARDS MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled306

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

GLENN EHRESMANN M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled304

LOS ANGELES

California

DIANA LAU MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled301

WOODLAND

California

MARTA BOGNAR M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled288

GAINESVILLE

Georgia

CHARLES HUEBNER MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled273

PETOSKEY

Michigan

GERALD SIMS MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled267

OWENSBORO

Kentucky

FREDERICK BRANDT

Rheumatology

Claims Filled262

JERSEY CITY

New Jersey

FRANCISCO KERDEL MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled262

MIAMI

Florida

GURPREET BRAR MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled260

PARKERSBURG

West Virginia

BRIAN HUH M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled259

LOS ANGELES

California

STUART POSNER MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled258

PHOENIX

Arizona

HARPINDER AJMANI M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled257

CHICAGO

Illinois

ELTON ADAMS MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled257

GREAT FALLS

Montana

RAMON MOREDA M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled255

CORAL GABLES

Florida

ROBERT LEFF

Rheumatology

Claims Filled251

DULUTH

Minnesota