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Top Gastroenterology Prescribers in Minnesota

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
JOHN LAKE MD

Gastroenterology

3,324

$1.65M

299
150 are 65+

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$495
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

CHARLES ULRICH MD

Gastroenterology

2,345

$688K

321
231 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$293
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

JOHN POTERUCHA M.D.

Gastroenterology

2,187

$4.36M

363
226 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$1992
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

AHSAN BHATTI MD

Gastroenterology

1,990

$785K

415
322 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$395
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

PAUL DICKINSON MD

Gastroenterology

1,761

$94.8K

149
135 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

J HAY MBCHB

Gastroenterology

1,725

$721K

241
159 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$418
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

WILLIAM TREMAINE M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,609

$449K

123
97 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$279
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

WALDO AVELLO M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,306

$291K

348
288 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$223
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

PHILLIP STOLTENBERG MD

Gastroenterology

1,291

$210K

241
182 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$163
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

MICHAEL LEISE M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,287

$1.58M

255
164 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$1227
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

MAX MIRANDA M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,256

$182K

279
220 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$145
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

MATTHEW CARNS M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,225

$614K

475
361 are 65+

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$501
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

SCOT HUTTON MD

Gastroenterology

1,028

$172K

249
195 are 65+

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$167
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

CHRISTOPHER SHEPELA MD

Gastroenterology

1,012

$723K

226
152 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$715
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

KYMBERLY WATT MD

Gastroenterology

980

$1.59M

210
115 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$1621
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

DANIEL MCKEE MD

Gastroenterology

925

$344K

412
355 are 65+

50%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$372
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

WILLIAM SANCHEZ M.D.

Gastroenterology

912

$310K

166
96 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$340
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

WILLIAM SACHS

Gastroenterology

876

$134K

145
99 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$153
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

PAUL DORSHER MD

Gastroenterology

859

$96.5K

195
156 are 65+

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$112
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

JIMMY LEVINE MD

Gastroenterology

847

$173K

201
157 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$204
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

STEVEN OLSSON

Gastroenterology

840

$293K

371
319 are 65+

44%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$349
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

IBRAHIM HANOUNEH M.D.

Gastroenterology

835

$6.57M

166
73 are 65+

43%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$7862
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

RUSSELL WIESNER M.D.

Gastroenterology

794

$1.37M

134
81 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$1728
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

SHILUN LI MD

Gastroenterology

794

$283K

152
124 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$357
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

SABINA KHAN MD

Gastroenterology

793

$221K

200
164 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$278
Average prescription price

Avg: $553

Sources

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