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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Colorado » Pain Medicine

Top Pain Medicine Prescribers in Colorado

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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
JACK ROOK M.D.

Pain Medicine

2,626

$201K

125
32 are 65+

N/A

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

GARETH SHEMESH M.D.

Pain Medicine

1,828

$227K

161
84 are 65+

N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

TIMOTHY SANDELL M.D.

Pain Medicine

1,396

$104K

162
56 are 65+

N/A

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

ANDREW SMOLENSKI M.D.

Pain Medicine

1,060

$106K

126
69 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

ELLEN PRICE D.O.

Pain Medicine

837

$56.2K

54
14 are 65+

N/A

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

MICHAEL SHELL D.O.

Pain Medicine

798

$173K

71
15 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

JOHN TYLER M.D.

Pain Medicine

740

$119K

117
37 are 65+

N/A

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

ROCK NAVARKAL M.D.

Pain Medicine

535

$78.8K

35
are 65+

N/A

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

ALICIA FELDMAN MD

Pain Medicine

483

$20.1K

100
73 are 65+

N/A

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

LISHA BARRE M.D.

Pain Medicine

479

$59K

32
are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

KATHY MCCRANIE M.D.

Pain Medicine

471

$70.8K

22
are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

KAREN KNIGHT MD

Pain Medicine

336

$10.5K

123
87 are 65+

N/A

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

SONJA STILP M.D.

Pain Medicine

323

$9,671

67
58 are 65+

N/A

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

Sources

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