Prescriber Checkup | Top Pain Medicine Prescribers in District of Columbia

Prescriber Checkup

The Doctors and Drugs in Medicare Part D

Top Pain Medicine Prescribers in District of Columbia

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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
THOMAS HECKMAN

Pain Medicine

1,079

$127K

127
95 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$118
Average prescription price

MEHUL DESAI M.D.

Pain Medicine

375

$37.4K

133
54 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$100
Average prescription price

Sources

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