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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » California » Orthopaedic Surgery

Top Orthopaedic Surgery Prescribers in California

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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
JACK AKMAKJIAN MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

3,934

$297K

334
84 are 65+

23%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

69%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

7%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

JOHN KAYVANFAR M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

3,497

$354K

179
96 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

58%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$101
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

THOMAS JACKSON MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

2,761

$340K

109
39 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

30%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$123
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

KHALID AHMED M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

2,562

$128K

248
118 are 65+

17%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

52%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

SOOREN KARAYAN MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

2,460

$48.7K

842
790 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

23%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$20
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

VERNON FONG M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

2,381

$108K

743
700 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

26%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

SHANE PAK MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

2,219

$172K

520
424 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

DONALD PACHECO FNP PAC

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,991

$94K

355
236 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

54%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

JOHN PEARSON PA

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,983

$211K

211
88 are 65+

50%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

52%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$107
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

BENO NERSISSIAN M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,937

$149K

433
377 are 65+

17%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

53%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$77
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

LOUIS VOLPICELLI MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,655

$25.3K

146
105 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

66%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$15
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

EDWARD VANEK D.O.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,560

$44.7K

234
130 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

79%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

JOHN JANDA MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,541

$99.8K

285
196 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

42%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

LAWRENCE WALKER MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,512

$123K

303
210 are 65+

18%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

66%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$82
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

RICHARD SLOVEK M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,474

$34.9K

249
186 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

41%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

DOMINIC TSE M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,464

$138K

481
453 are 65+

2%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$94
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

BRAD PENENBERG M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,437

$133K

470
419 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

17%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$92
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

MICHAEL ROACH

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,390

$40.7K

315
253 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

46%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

SCOTT GOLDMAN MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,340

$70.7K

247
162 are 65+

36%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

42%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

PAUL AXTELL M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,285

$34.9K

172
70 are 65+

39%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

58%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

11%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$27
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

CAMERON LINDBERG MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,272

$92.6K

160
92 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

31%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$73
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

JEROME FRIEDLAND M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,245

$26.6K

384
332 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

26%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

VANCE EBERLY M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,241

$98.4K

489
397 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

22%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$79
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

FOOK WONG M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,216

$39.1K

415
355 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

45%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$32
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

JOHN KRONICK M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,214

$50K

215
169 are 65+

20%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 11%

64%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 50%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

Sources

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