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Prescriber Checkup » Florida » Geriatric Medicine

Top Geriatric 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
NAUSHIRA PANDYA M.D.,CMD, FACP

Geriatric Medicine

4,734

$312K

189
143 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

ANDRES MENCIA MD

Geriatric Medicine

10,831

$766K

491
410 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$71
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

RONALD GARRY M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

5,621

$666K

215
209 are 65+

13%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$118
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

LUIS VERAS MD

Geriatric Medicine

25,226

$1.87M

1090
961 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$74
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

LINDA GROENE M.D

Geriatric Medicine

3,982

$344K

191
181 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$87
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

JULIE ZHU MD

Geriatric Medicine

9,110

$491K

355
337 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

MICHAEL BLOCK D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

8,019

$361K

331
319 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

PRITESH PATEL MD

Geriatric Medicine

15,352

$707K

693
555 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

16%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

ADRIAN TORRES M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

5,300

$358K

290
275 are 65+

18%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

MARK EICHENBAUM M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

14,507

$962K

568
539 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

NASSEER MASOODI MD

Geriatric Medicine

25,023

$1.09M

656
615 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

24%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

C. MORRISON M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

8,229

$444K

479
457 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

VIJAYA CHERUKURI M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

13,529

$800K

566
488 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

YAVIR ESCOVAR M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

7,815

$457K

324
284 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

RAMANABABU PALADUGU M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

9,026

$412K

412
364 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

JAMES FLOYD D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

7,158

$350K

385
333 are 65+

13%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

19%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

ARNOLD SIMON M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

10,582

$564K

364
333 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

LYLE WADSWORTH MD

Geriatric Medicine

9,822

$464K

459
424 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

15%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

RAYMOND MOLANO MD

Geriatric Medicine

3,217

$150K

412
383 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

DIANA GALINDO M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

9,800

$638K

701
659 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

HANY ABSKHROUN MD

Geriatric Medicine

5,959

$317K

391
291 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

24%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

PRABIR BANIK M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

5,715

$329K

429
404 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

VAIDY NATHAN M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

11,157

$469K

442
332 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

25%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

JERRY CIOCON M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

13,523

$1.02M

903
853 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

RANJAN MAHAJAN MD,FACP

Geriatric Medicine

15,925

$894K

468
395 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 8%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $56

Sources

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