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Top Geriatric Medicine Prescribers in Arizona

Top Prescribers

Providers are grouped by the primary specialty they listed when applying for a national health ID number. This doesn’t necessarily mean the person has special training or certification. Specialty is self-reported by providers and may have changed. Patients and claims shown are for Medicare Part D only.

Prescriber Claims Filled Total Cost Medicare Part D Patients Claims for Brand Name Drugs Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
NAPOLEON BRAVO MD

Geriatric Medicine

15,781

$741K

1077
1003 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

SARAH PAYNE D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

11,775

$528K

527
522 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

MELVIN HECTOR MD

Geriatric Medicine

11,091

$507K

342
295 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

ALBERT RUTTINGER D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

11,010

$1.17M

624
570 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$106
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

PARAG PATEL M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

9,664

$568K

522
419 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

DEEPA DHARMARAJAN M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

9,564

$328K

341
336 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

DAVID MASSANARI MD

Geriatric Medicine

9,367

$360K

261
256 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

EVAN KLIGMAN MD PC

Geriatric Medicine

6,986

$383K

490
430 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

RIKESH DESAI MD

Geriatric Medicine

5,909

$299K

649
595 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

SHELLY MYERS D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

5,740

$232K

424
409 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

THEODORE RUDBERG MD

Geriatric Medicine

5,649

$221K

190
185 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

KEVIN JACKSON M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

4,345

$157K

427
366 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

NALINI BHALLA M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

3,460

$220K

322
261 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

GERALD BUSH MD

Geriatric Medicine

3,358

$150K

237
203 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

CHRISTIAN SANVANSON

Geriatric Medicine

2,256

$123K

537
517 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

REGINALD SUTTON M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

2,091

$65.9K

158
44 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$32
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

CYNTHIA BARRY D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

1,236

$89.3K

116
89 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

RONALD SMITH M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

1,165

$97.7K

132
127 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$84
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

MILA EASAPOUR CHESHANI M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

1,109

$57.3K

205
132 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

MARGARET BROWN MD

Geriatric Medicine

940

$59.5K

30
25 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

SONA GIKNAVORIAN MD

Geriatric Medicine

846

$36.6K

238
182 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

ROBERT BAZACO MD

Geriatric Medicine

656

$27K

61
50 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

Sources

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