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Prescriber Checkup » California » Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

Top Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 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
RICHARD BARRY M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

2,832

$98.8K

331
149 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$35
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

YEN CHUN TSAI M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

1,989

$211K

708
689 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

46%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$106
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

RAJIV PURI M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

1,946

$67.5K

355
200 are 65+

26%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

53%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$35
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

GIL TEPPER M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

1,870

$80.8K

191
138 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

7%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

WILLIAM COSTIGAN M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

1,473

$76.8K

251
216 are 65+

35%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

45%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

8%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

TAE SHIN M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

1,276

$67K

486
430 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

36%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

GURVINDER UPPAL MD

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

1,109

$40.3K

178
86 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

54%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

DAVID CHANG M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

1,051

$31.6K

56
54 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

21%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$30
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

MICHAEL GORDON M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

955

$288K

215
199 are 65+

17%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

41%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$301
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

NOEL GOLDTHWAITE MD

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

938

$215K

106
38 are 65+

53%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

35%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$230
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

RANDOLPH O'HARA M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

888

$16.1K

199
175 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

39%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

PETER PAPPAS M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

851

$49.3K

82
26 are 65+

37%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

66%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

ZAFAR KHAN M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

605

$13.3K

127
72 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

50%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

9%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$22
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

REGINALD FAYSSOUX MD

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

602

$23.9K

196
155 are 65+

27%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

YURI FALKINSTEIN MD

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

574

$114K

141
117 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

40%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$199
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

WALTER BURNHAM JR. MD

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

509

$94K

68
49 are 65+

28%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

54%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$185
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

JAMES REYNOLDS MD

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

500

$33.9K

67
33 are 65+

24%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

46%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

JAMES LODDENGAARD M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

484

$21.4K

122
112 are 65+

25%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

32%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

MICHAEL KROPF M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

482

$20.4K

122
93 are 65+

28%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

39%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

8%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

MARK SPOONAMORE M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

467

$9,808

88
63 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

64%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

3%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

ROBERT BYERS M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

463

$39.6K

132
110 are 65+

33%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

27%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$86
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

ROCCO CALDERONE MD

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

457

$17.4K

122
104 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

66%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

GREGORY YOSHIDA M,D,

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

453

$14.7K

99
86 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

32%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$32
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

HYUN BAE M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

429

$62.2K

128
108 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

35%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$145
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

ELVERT NELSON M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

425

$14.2K

68
39 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 12%

60%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 44%

7%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $60

Sources

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