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Prescriber Checkup » Florida » Family Medicine

Top Family Medicine Prescribers in Florida

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
PAUL RUBINTON M.D.

Family Medicine

895

$11.9K

520
302 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

31%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$13
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

HECTOR ALVAREZ MD

Family Medicine

894

$44.5K

69
65 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

MARY JOSEPH M.D.

Family Medicine

892

$35.4K

119
78 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

ERIC FOLKENS MD

Family Medicine

892

$25.2K

384
317 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

18%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

ANDREW OAKES-LOTTRIDGE M.D.

Family Medicine

891

$70.6K

46
42 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$79
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

GLENDA HUTSON MD

Family Medicine

891

$55.5K

70
42 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

JOSEPH DE GAETANO D.O., MSED

Family Medicine

884

$51.2K

125
77 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

RASHMI SCHRAMM MD

Family Medicine

884

$63.2K

67
50 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

JOSEPH BEHAL MD

Family Medicine

883

$41.6K

100
89 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

BARBARA RAPPAPORT MD

Family Medicine

881

$40.3K

57
40 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

19%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

CHRISTOPHER SALUD MD

Family Medicine

881

$48.5K

95
56 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

PETER RIPPEY MD

Family Medicine

880

$55.8K

144
90 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

MICHELE WILLEY D.O.

Family Medicine

876

$39.8K

101
83 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

ARISTIDES SASTRE MD

Family Medicine

876

$55.4K

87
79 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

E. ROBERT SCHWARTZ MD

Family Medicine

875

$51.7K

112
81 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

WILLIAM MAZZEI M.D.

Family Medicine

871

$41.8K

96
56 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

DAVID MOSKOWITZ MD

Family Medicine

870

$35.6K

205
195 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

THOMAS CHAILLE D.O.

Family Medicine

870

$9,574

191
172 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$11
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

MUHAMMAD AKHTAR M.D.

Family Medicine

865

$35.4K

132
20 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

LARA HITCHCOCK M.D.

Family Medicine

865

$69.1K

64
52 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$80
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

JOHN DECOSMO DO

Family Medicine

864

$71.2K

138
95 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$82
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

SOLANGE BURNETTE M.D.

Family Medicine

862

$56.1K

107
55 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

ASTRID FEBRE M.D.

Family Medicine

862

$40K

38
11 are 65+

79%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

29%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

STEPHEN KEEN M.D.

Family Medicine

860

$48.1K

133
73 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

GARY WRIGHT M.D.

Family Medicine

860

$29.4K

299
252 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 9%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

Sources

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