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Top Neurology Prescribers in Michigan

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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
GAVIN AWERBUCH MD PLLC MD

Neurology

14,532

$8.72M

767
115 are 65+

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$600
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

NAEL TARAKJI M.D.

Neurology

14,332

$2.55M

1275
682 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$178
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

RAO VALLABHANENI MD

Neurology

12,028

$1.59M

489
57 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$132
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

WEIGUO ZHAO M.D.

Neurology

11,133

$1.7M

470
162 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$152
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

RAM GARG MD

Neurology

9,873

$2.53M

507
194 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$257
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

TIMOTHY THOITS MD

Neurology

8,119

$3.47M

936
651 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$427
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

GREGORY BARKLEY M.D.

Neurology

6,425

$720K

299
77 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$112
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

MOHAMMAD SABBAGH M.D.

Neurology

6,405

$2.08M

707
394 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$325
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

THOMAS GIANCARLO DO

Neurology

6,299

$2.12M

1074
315 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$336
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

ASHRAF MOHAMED M.D.

Neurology

5,830

$493K

331
99 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$85
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

HARANATH POLICHERLA M.D.

Neurology

5,744

$634K

259
71 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$110
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

BHARAT TOLIA MD

Neurology

5,606

$1.23M

193
64 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$220
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

JORGE GONZALEZ M.D.

Neurology

5,487

$2.4M

568
348 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$437
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

JOANNA KALA MD

Neurology

5,458

$1.09M

464
302 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$200
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

WILLIAM LEUCHTER M.D.

Neurology

5,384

$2.29M

791
590 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$426
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

LAWRENCE EILENDER MD

Neurology

5,340

$2.92M

654
482 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$546
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

VIJAY SAMUEL M.D.

Neurology

5,220

$2.5M

415
296 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$480
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

GARY GURDEN MD

Neurology

5,157

$1.77M

765
596 are 65+

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$344
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

RANY ABURASHED D.O

Neurology

4,994

$3.17M

463
280 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$634
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

STEVEN SCHECHTER MD

Neurology

4,926

$2.14M

365
253 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$435
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

NALINI SAMUEL MD

Neurology

4,753

$1.16M

454
226 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$245
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

ANTHONY EMMER D.O.

Neurology

4,691

$1.55M

579
459 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$331
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

JAY KANER DO

Neurology

4,604

$1.73M

494
335 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$376
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

FAISAL AHMAD M.D.

Neurology

4,575

$1.51M

636
358 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$330
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

DONALD ROTH M.D.

Neurology

4,511

$2.24M

479
336 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$496
Average prescription price

Avg: $384

Sources

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