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Prescriber Checkup » CHLORTHALIDONE

CHLORTHALIDONE

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

950K
Medicare Part D Claims
$16.2M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 89,225 $1.41M
New York 80,274 $1.32M
Florida 52,586 $888K
North Carolina 44,540 $736K
Pennsylvania 40,084 $620K
Georgia 34,457 $529K
Texas 33,462 $605K
Ohio 32,505 $570K
Illinois 32,307 $588K
Massachusetts 31,206 $488K
Michigan 28,490 $548K
Virginia 27,341 $490K
Minnesota 26,438 $545K
Missouri 26,256 $430K
Tennessee 25,342 $423K
Washington 25,083 $483K
Alabama 22,886 $352K
South Carolina 22,728 $363K
Wisconsin 21,217 $414K
Oregon 20,772 $353K
New Jersey 17,840 $328K
Indiana 17,679 $308K
Kentucky 17,350 $282K
Mississippi 14,505 $231K
Connecticut 13,792 $245K
Louisiana 13,665 $224K
Iowa 13,100 $221K
Arkansas 10,151 $163K
Arizona 9,957 $188K
Oklahoma 9,908 $183K
Colorado 9,631 $171K
Maryland 8,534 $162K
Kansas 8,434 $147K
Rhode Island 7,903 $116K
Nebraska 6,880 $116K
Maine 6,032 $123K
New Mexico 5,140 $84.5K
Idaho 5,113 $102K
Utah 5,079 $103K
West Virginia 4,779 $83.9K
Montana 4,347 $78.4K
Nevada 4,253 $72.9K
New Hampshire 4,089 $75.6K
Vermont 3,551 $76.3K
Hawaii 2,859 $42.6K
South Dakota 2,248 $37.5K
District of Columbia 1,851 $28.5K
North Dakota 1,655 $31.7K
Delaware 1,374 $31.2K
Wyoming 982 $20.7K
Alaska 609 $11.6K
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 CHLORTHALIDONE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
PETER CROOKS MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled80

LOS ANGELES

California

NICOLE COLLINS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled80

LOUISBURG

North Carolina

JOSE GORIS M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled80

NEW YORK

New York

HARSIMRAN SINGH MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled80

PHOENIX

Arizona

KATHARINE DEISS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled80

ROCHESTER

New York

MICHAEL FLANIGAN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled80

MINOCQUA

Wisconsin

TERRY ARNOLD MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled80

LEXINGTON

North Carolina

DAVID THOMPSON M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled80

GAINESVILLE

Florida

ARNOLD SMALLS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled80

LAGRANGE

Georgia

SUSAN CONNOR M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled80

BROOKVILLE

Pennsylvania

STEPHEN HUANG M.D.

Hematology

Claims Filled80

BRONX

New York

ESTHER ADADE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled80

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana

HARPREET BHALLA M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled80

GASTONIA

North Carolina

DAVID BECKMANN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled80

FARIBAULT

Minnesota

NARINDER BHALLA M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled80

MONTGOMERY

Alabama

MARIA PHARAH AMBALONG MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled80

FARMINGTON

Missouri

AREGAI GIRMAY MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled80

GASTONIA

North Carolina

MARK RUSSO MD, PHD

Nephrology

Claims Filled80

NAPLES

Florida

KEVIN KOLLMAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled80

HUNTINGDON

Pennsylvania

IMRAN AHMED MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled80

VISTA

California

MICHAEL SHWAYDER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled80

MARINA DEL REY

California

JOHN TAYEK M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled80

TORRANCE

California

JERRY JOHN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled80

OGDEN

Utah

CHRISTINE UBER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled80

WISCONSIN RAPIDS

Wisconsin

PAULO RIBEIRO MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled80

LITTLE ROCK

Arkansas