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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » District of Columbia » Geriatric Medicine

Top Geriatric 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
THOMAS OBISESAN MD

Geriatric Medicine

4,086

$253K

113
110 are 65+

29%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

LAILA ALAMGIR MD

Geriatric Medicine

6,078

$369K

155
140 are 65+

29%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

ROMA EDOO-SOWAH MD

Geriatric Medicine

741

$33.5K

132
83 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

DENISE MOHESS MD

Geriatric Medicine

1,938

$92.7K

90
86 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

SHARYN HORWITZ MD

Geriatric Medicine

3,310

$229K

46
40 are 65+

42%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

GABRIEL OBOITE M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

2,789

$166K

126
116 are 65+

30%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

RAJ MATHUR MD

Geriatric Medicine

11,331

$860K

378
264 are 65+

10%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

KARL DEJONGE MD

Geriatric Medicine

768

$75.9K

87
87 are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

GEORGE TALER MD

Geriatric Medicine

1,535

$93.4K

91
85 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

STEPHANIE BRUCE MD

Geriatric Medicine

2,352

$165K

114
114 are 65+

15%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Sources

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