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Prescriber Checkup

Top Surgery 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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
ANTHONY SCIALLA M.D.

Surgery

6,422

$366K

164
152 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

MATTHEW BROWN M.D.

Surgery

583

$42.5K

135
59 are 65+

26%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$73
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

JOHN PAGNOZZI MD

Surgery

513

$49K

219
130 are 65+

21%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

16%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$96
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

IOANNIS RAFTOPOULOS MD

Surgery

461

$59.4K

63
14 are 65+

35%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

43%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$129
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

AURANGZEB ALI M.D.

Surgery

412

$15.9K

111
68 are 65+

23%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

23%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

JOSEPH AFERZON M.D.

Surgery

405

$18.1K

54
24 are 65+

61%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

30%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

EUGENE SULLIVAN MD

Surgery

402

$27.8K

96
77 are 65+

25%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

MARK STECKEL MD

Surgery

353

$16.3K

79
72 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

WILLIAM POLITO MD

Surgery

287

$7,786

68
42 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

31%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$27
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

A RICHI M.D.

Surgery

271

$25.9K

70
62 are 65+

24%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$95
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

ANTHY DEMESTIHAS M.D.

Surgery

261

$9,617

85
69 are 65+

13%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

38%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$37
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

STEVEN RUBY MD

Surgery

256

$18.5K

64
54 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

DANIEL PASSERI MD

Surgery

218

$6,589

69
61 are 65+

36%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$30
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

SCOTT FECTEAU MD

Surgery

213

$8,638

69
59 are 65+

35%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

PAVLOS PAPASAVAS M.D.

Surgery

178

$20.7K

46
12 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

54%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

47%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$116
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

DANIEL SCOPPETTA MD

Surgery

178

$6,791

74
58 are 65+

24%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

FRANCIS SIRACUSA M.D.

Surgery

170

$9,565

114
95 are 65+

29%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

42%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

HERBERT RIDYARD MD

Surgery

164

$7,033

115
95 are 65+

30%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

47%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

PATRICK ROCCO MD

Surgery

147

$831

81
56 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

85%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$6
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

ALAN MEINKE M.D.

Surgery

144

$1,590

106
96 are 65+

66%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

27%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$11
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

MOHAMAD SUEDE M.D.

Surgery

138

$4,355

96
68 are 65+

72%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

18%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$32
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

ROBERT NAPOLETANO M.D.

Surgery

135

$3,583

71
63 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

55%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$27
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

LORI FRITTS MD

Surgery

131

$2,001

37
27 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

47%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$15
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

CHARLES GUGLIN MD FACS

Surgery

130

$2,610

50
35 are 65+

54%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

22%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$20
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

JAMES GADZIK M.D.

Surgery

81

$583

67
61 are 65+

88%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 27%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$7
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

Sources

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