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Prescriber Checkup

Prescribers of OXYCONTIN in Pennsylvania

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
JAY KARPEN MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled735

MC MURRAY

Pennsylvania

KENNETH CHOQUETTE D.O.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled571

ALLENTOWN

Pennsylvania

GARRETT DIXON M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled533

FRANKLIN

Pennsylvania

STUART KAUFFMAN D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled530

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

STUART HARTMAN DO

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled462

LEBANON

Pennsylvania

MARK LODICO MD

Specialist

Claims Filled440

WEXFORD

Pennsylvania

MAHMOOD NASIR MD

Neurology

Claims Filled431

SUNBURY

Pennsylvania

SIMON GALAPO MD

Specialist

Claims Filled408

MEADOWBROOK

Pennsylvania

RANDALL SMITH MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled407

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

KUSSAY NASSR MD

Neurology

Claims Filled402

JOHNSTOWN

Pennsylvania

LAUREN MYERS PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled401

MEADOWBROOK

Pennsylvania

SAMANTHA RODGERS PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled397

MEADOWBROOK

Pennsylvania

PRIYA SWAMY M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled329

DREXEL HILL

Pennsylvania

FUHAI LI M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled295

MILFORD

Pennsylvania

GLENN DAVIS M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled281

JOHNSTOWN

Pennsylvania

DAVID MATTINGLY DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled276

JENKINTOWN

Pennsylvania

BETH COHEN M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled273

EAST STROUDSBURG

Pennsylvania

BONNIE ASHBY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled269

BRYN MAWR

Pennsylvania

DIANE HORNEMAN CRNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled261

MEADVILLE

Pennsylvania

EVAN FRANK MD PHD

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled260

WYNNEWOOD

Pennsylvania

DONG KO MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled255

ALLENTOWN

Pennsylvania

THOMAS WHITTEN M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled254

GREENSBURG

Pennsylvania

ROBERT VANDRAK DO

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled247

NEW CASTLE

Pennsylvania

KURT MORAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled244

SCRANTON

Pennsylvania

JOSEPH PAZ D.O.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled242

WILKES BARRE

Pennsylvania

Sources

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