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Prescriber Checkup

Top Family Medicine Prescribers in District of Columbia

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
DAWIT YOHANNES M.D.

Family Medicine

2,567

$122K

125
80 are 65+

22%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

CEDRIC POKU-DANKWAH MD

Family Medicine

5,463

$310K

163
119 are 65+

18%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

DIONNE LYNCH MD

Family Medicine

4,197

$425K

173
143 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

MELVIN GERALD

Family Medicine

9,480

$585K

522
351 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

DEEPA BALASUBRAMANIAM M.D

Family Medicine

3,260

$252K

170
163 are 65+

8%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

EDWIN WILLIAMS M.D.

Family Medicine

8,723

$466K

345
217 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

Sources

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