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Top Internal 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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
MARIA BETANCOURT

Internal Medicine

40,311

$861K

1,520
1,471 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

ELADIO DIEGUEZ MD

Internal Medicine

39,693

$2.12M

1,011
856 are 65+

16%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JOAQUIN MENDEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

39,593

$2.7M

976
798 are 65+

25%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

GLORIA CASAL

Internal Medicine

39,214

$671K

1,532
1,455 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

LAZARO CALVINO M.D.

Internal Medicine

38,854

$697K

2,566
2,337 are 65+

1%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

CARLA FRIDMAN

Internal Medicine

38,146

$531K

1,635
1,516 are 65+

N/A

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

SON CHAU M.D.

Internal Medicine

38,057

$2.08M

977
789 are 65+

8%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

KULMEET KUNDLAS M.D.

Internal Medicine

38,045

$1.43M

1,888
1,177 are 65+

3%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

MIGUEL VAZQUEZ

Internal Medicine

37,834

$677K

1,278
1,232 are 65+

1%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JORGE VENEREO M.D.

Internal Medicine

37,589

$1.85M

901
846 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

GIGLIOLA ARNEJO

Internal Medicine

36,822

$634K

1,519
1,392 are 65+

N/A

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

MIGUEL FANA M.D.

Internal Medicine

36,700

$1.32M

1,252
974 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

RAMON CARRILLO M.D.

Internal Medicine

36,413

$1.85M

1,210
1,138 are 65+

1%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

YOHANA CABRERA

Internal Medicine

36,190

$521K

958
898 are 65+

1%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

GARY GOTTHELF MD

Internal Medicine

35,988

$2.2M

1,342
1,063 are 65+

11%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

AZZAM ADHAL MD

Internal Medicine

35,185

$2.17M

794
521 are 65+

12%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

UDAY MISHRA MD

Internal Medicine

34,926

$1.74M

853
428 are 65+

N/A

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

TERESA ALFONSO M.D.

Internal Medicine

34,288

$1.71M

789
673 are 65+

11%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

STEVEN KANNER DO

Internal Medicine

33,942

$1.17M

1,509
1,204 are 65+

1%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

ZAW MIN MD

Internal Medicine

33,444

$1.65M

1,464
954 are 65+

6%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

ALEX VILLACASTIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

33,283

$2.13M

1,457
1,093 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

MERCEDES PINO DO

Internal Medicine

32,727

$1.26M

793
746 are 65+

3%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

SANJAY MADAN MD

Internal Medicine

32,516

$1.08M

1,129
1,004 are 65+

1%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

LUIS LUGO-ARRENDELL M.D.

Internal Medicine

32,430

$1.44M

1,026
914 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

DANIEL FORTIER M.D.

Internal Medicine

32,038

$2.35M

929
855 are 65+

17%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

Sources

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