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Prescriber Checkup » Minnesota » Geriatric Medicine

Top Geriatric Medicine 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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
MARGARET RICE MD

Geriatric Medicine

23,787

$1.18M

585
573 are 65+

22%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

LAWRENCE KERZNER MD

Geriatric Medicine

19,173

$1.48M

474
328 are 65+

23%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

DANIEL STEIN MD

Geriatric Medicine

17,663

$1.03M

665
572 are 65+

19%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

KENNETH ENGBERG MD

Geriatric Medicine

16,202

$876K

641
612 are 65+

8%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

FLOYD KNIGHT MD

Geriatric Medicine

15,055

$794K

578
509 are 65+

5%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

OLUFEMI BANJOKO MD

Geriatric Medicine

13,976

$884K

488
456 are 65+

15%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

MICHAEL SPILANE MD

Geriatric Medicine

12,090

$682K

399
320 are 65+

6%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

PAUL KUHNMUENCH MD

Geriatric Medicine

11,603

$620K

503
471 are 65+

6%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

MICHAEL STOCKMAN DO

Geriatric Medicine

11,223

$784K

485
459 are 65+

23%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

MARTHA MCCUSKER MD

Geriatric Medicine

10,975

$653K

580
499 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

ROBERTA MEYERS MD

Geriatric Medicine

8,716

$620K

264
222 are 65+

10%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

JAMES ADAMS MD

Geriatric Medicine

7,718

$470K

435
399 are 65+

6%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

LISSA CHIPECO MD

Geriatric Medicine

7,371

$391K

413
376 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

ROBERT SONNTAG MD

Geriatric Medicine

7,357

$392K

253
229 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

JOSEPH DENOR MD

Geriatric Medicine

7,252

$400K

426
421 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

THOMAS PETTUS M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

6,450

$350K

219
214 are 65+

17%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

DOUGLAS ZERBE M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

6,377

$311K

396
329 are 65+

N/A

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

DAVID BELL M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

6,211

$269K

330
293 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

ROBERT HELGREN MD

Geriatric Medicine

5,638

$261K

319
315 are 65+

N/A

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

BERNADETTE QUADLING

Geriatric Medicine

5,498

$313K

297
239 are 65+

6%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

MRINALINI MUDKANNA M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

5,483

$248K

293
282 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

SARAH CRANE M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

5,280

$266K

258
227 are 65+

6%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

PAUL TAKAHASHI M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

4,862

$258K

238
209 are 65+

N/A

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

ERIC TANGALOS M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

4,151

$210K

217
171 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

ALVIN HOLM MD

Geriatric Medicine

3,927

$455K

309
279 are 65+

34%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

Sources

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