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FORTEO

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

185K
Medicare Part D Claims
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 FORTEO

Provider Medicare Claims City State
VIRAJ PARIKH PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled50

VILLANOVA

Pennsylvania

ZHAOYANG PAN M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled50

LOS ANGELES

California

JORGE TIJMES M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled50

MCALLEN

Texas

SUNNY MELENDEZ MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled50

TORRANCE

California

MARC GOLDBERG MD.,F.A.C.P

Rheumatology

Claims Filled50

CLIFTON

New Jersey

ROBERT BLEREAU MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MORGAN CITY

Louisiana

ANN KEARNS M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled50

ROCHESTER

Minnesota

DAWEI ZHENG MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

SACRAMENTO

California

JILLAINE RUPPEL NP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled50

GRAND RAPIDS

Michigan

AVINASH MONDKAR M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

BEVERLY HILLS

California

GEORGE JIRAK MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled50

WHEELING

West Virginia

FAYYAZ AHMED MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled50

SUGAR LAND

Texas

DAVID ROE MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled50

SALISBURY

Maryland

JOHN RICHARD M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

SAPRINA FENDER ANP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled50

GREENEVILLE

Tennessee

MARY ARDEN-CORDONE M.D.,

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled50

STAMFORD

Connecticut

HEATHER GILLESPIE M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled51

MICHIGAN CITY

Indiana

SIMPSON TANNER MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled51

NASHVILLE

Tennessee

ROBERT ABRAHAM M.D.

Neurological Surgery

Claims Filled51

JONESBORO

Arkansas

DENNIS CROWLEY MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled51

HONOLULU

Hawaii

SARAH MORGAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

ART SNYDER MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled51

LAS CRUCES

New Mexico

BETTY LOFLIN NP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled51

JACKSON

Mississippi

RODNEY DANIEL MD MSCR

Rheumatology

Claims Filled51

CLEARWATER

Florida

MARISSA GROTZKE M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled51

SALT LAKE CITY

Utah