ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Cancel

Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Illinois » Geriatric Medicine

Top Geriatric Medicine Prescribers in Illinois

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
AMY ROHLFING MD

Geriatric Medicine

28,699

$1.69M

712
620 are 65+

8%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

DHIRENDRA PATEL MD

Geriatric Medicine

26,642

$1.69M

768
676 are 65+

11%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

EMMANUEL PAINTSIL

Geriatric Medicine

23,327

$1.94M

308
248 are 65+

25%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

STEPHEN HERMES MD

Geriatric Medicine

19,602

$851K

691
620 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

KRISTEN STABELL MD

Geriatric Medicine

19,007

$941K

657
598 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

ILYA FISHMAN M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

17,637

$965K

399
398 are 65+

16%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

MONIKA ROLEK MD

Geriatric Medicine

17,137

$1.04M

526
503 are 65+

10%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

GERALD SIMON MD

Geriatric Medicine

16,809

$1.15M

900
844 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

PETER NORVID MD

Geriatric Medicine

16,770

$1.02M

483
470 are 65+

8%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

KAMRAN HASHEMI MD

Geriatric Medicine

16,700

$1.06M

426
278 are 65+

10%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

HIMA ATLURI MD

Geriatric Medicine

16,227

$895K

525
378 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

GAURANG PATEL MD

Geriatric Medicine

15,706

$947K

511
442 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

UDAY DEOSKAR MD

Geriatric Medicine

15,695

$785K

428
415 are 65+

10%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

SHAHLA NYAEME MD

Geriatric Medicine

15,493

$862K

410
399 are 65+

16%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

SUMA PETER MD

Geriatric Medicine

14,076

$844K

508
488 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

GLADSTONE TUCKER MD

Geriatric Medicine

13,023

$853K

380
323 are 65+

8%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

OSCAR FLORENDO M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

12,615

$1.11M

326
257 are 65+

16%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

KIRILL ZHADOVICH M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

11,285

$799K

314
243 are 65+

15%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

BHUPINDER CHHABRA M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

11,176

$653K

293
279 are 65+

16%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

ALA ALBAZZAZ M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

10,885

$647K

462
332 are 65+

N/A

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

CHESTER DURNAS MD

Geriatric Medicine

10,828

$582K

200
187 are 65+

25%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

SHELDON WEISS MD

Geriatric Medicine

10,430

$618K

446
375 are 65+

3%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

MOHAMMAD SIDDIQUE M. D.

Geriatric Medicine

10,351

$618K

328
305 are 65+

15%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

ROGER WEISE MD

Geriatric Medicine

9,950

$543K

355
355 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

VYJAYANTHI ATLURI MD

Geriatric Medicine

9,589

$582K

179
167 are 65+

22%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 5%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

Sources

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