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Prescriber Checkup

Top Nephrology Prescribers in Massachusetts

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
DAVID SHIH MD

Nephrology

22,585

$1.46M

688
533 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

2%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

ROY KUPHAL M.D.

Nephrology

10,598

$576K

493
369 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

MARTIN GELMAN M.D.

Nephrology

6,844

$510K

270
207 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$74
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

SLAWOMIR PAJAK M.D.

Nephrology

6,237

$357K

397
307 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

3%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

LESLIE FANG MD

Nephrology

6,047

$632K

407
347 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$104
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

EDUARDO HADDAD MD

Nephrology

5,491

$455K

280
188 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$83
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

MICHAEL GERMAIN MD

Nephrology

4,901

$941K

337
150 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$192
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

PAULINE CHAO MD

Nephrology

4,847

$358K

262
238 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$74
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

SHIANG-CHENG KUNG MD

Nephrology

3,889

$394K

285
76 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$101
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

SEBASTIAN SEPULVEDA MD

Nephrology

3,769

$262K

324
229 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

PETER SODERLAND MD

Nephrology

3,667

$213K

470
412 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

JEFFREY HOROWITZ MD

Nephrology

3,644

$372K

243
188 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$102
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

STEPHEN SWEET MD

Nephrology

3,302

$623K

289
150 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$189
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

KRISHNAN BABU M.D

Nephrology

3,223

$207K

351
261 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

3%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

MICHAEL LANDMAN M.D.

Nephrology

3,112

$275K

234
173 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$88
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

HOWARD ALFRED M.D.

Nephrology

2,913

$330K

202
149 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$113
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

HAROLD SOLOMON M.D.

Nephrology

2,742

$228K

178
172 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$83
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

ALI EMAMI M.D.

Nephrology

2,684

$155K

195
173 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

STEVEN SPIEGEL M.D.

Nephrology

2,628

$387K

260
190 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$147
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

ARLEY DIAZ MD

Nephrology

2,558

$226K

289
147 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$88
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

PANG-YEN FAN M.D.

Nephrology

2,520

$110K

165
68 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

CHARLES TIFFT M.D.

Nephrology

2,520

$151K

120
110 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

MARTHA PAVLAKIS MD

Nephrology

2,502

$344K

122
32 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$137
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

JONATHAN SLATER M.D.

Nephrology

2,493

$297K

349
254 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$119
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

DURGA RAO M.D.

Nephrology

2,378

$183K

168
122 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

$77
Average prescription price

Avg: $96

Sources

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