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Top Infectious Disease Prescribers in Connecticut

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
DOUGLAS FINCH M.D.

Infectious Disease

6,040

$314K

137
126 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

CLIFFORD STIRBA MD

Infectious Disease

5,438

$943K

167
93 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$173
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

JONATHAN TRESS M.D.

Infectious Disease

4,829

$1.16M

168
120 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$240
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

ZANE SAUL M.D.

Infectious Disease

3,911

$1.15M

252
160 are 65+

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$295
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

EUGENE CICCONE M.D.

Infectious Disease

2,851

$1.01M

109
57 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$353
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

GARY BLICK MD

Infectious Disease

2,729

$2.52M

87
37 are 65+

60%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$922
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

GORAN MILJKOVIC M.D.

Infectious Disease

2,096

$271K

183
129 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$129
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

JAIRO MONTEZUMA- RUSCA MD

Infectious Disease

1,941

$399K

137
59 are 65+

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$205
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

MICHAEL LAWLOR MD

Infectious Disease

1,843

$923K

271
198 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$501
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

MICHAEL VIRATA MD

Infectious Disease

1,631

$753K

125
31 are 65+

50%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$462
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

STEVEN ARONIN MD

Infectious Disease

1,536

$936K

71
22 are 65+

58%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$610
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

JO-ANNE PASSALACQUA M.D.

Infectious Disease

1,500

$320K

129
103 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$213
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

JACK ROSS M.D.

Infectious Disease

1,377

$727K

60
13 are 65+

46%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$528
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

ARTHUR YEE M.D.

Infectious Disease

1,371

$136K

164
149 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$99
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

LYDIA AOUN-BARAKAT MD

Infectious Disease

1,269

$566K

88
12 are 65+

46%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$446
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

JOSEPH GADBAW M.D.

Infectious Disease

1,061

$841K

63
24 are 65+

61%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$793
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

ROBERT LEVITZ M.D.

Infectious Disease

1,051

$664K

141
86 are 65+

51%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$632
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

MARGARET FIKRIG M.D.

Infectious Disease

1,012

$496K

36
5 are 65+

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$490
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

DAVID LOBO M.D.

Infectious Disease

978

$165K

87
57 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$168
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

ELLEN NEUHAUS MD

Infectious Disease

972

$882K

33
5 are 65+

86%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$908
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

PAUL NEE M.D.

Infectious Disease

952

$399K

126
95 are 65+

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$419
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

JOHN STRATIDIS M.D.

Infectious Disease

876

$617K

146
107 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$704
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

GARY SCHLEITER M.D.

Infectious Disease

851

$374K

147
100 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$440
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

JEFFREY TOPAL MD

Infectious Disease

823

$327K

78
42 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$397
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

ALIN BORTAN MD

Infectious Disease

822

$688K

82
43 are 65+

72%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 42%

$837
Average prescription price

Avg: $387

Sources

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