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Prescriber Checkup

Top Surgery Prescribers in Nebraska

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
RODRIGO GOMEZ CORDERO MD

Surgery

3,806

$245K

134
88 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

CLARK HEHNER M.D.

Surgery

1,415

$76.5K

295
251 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

WESLEY PRICKETT M.D.

Surgery

886

$94.4K

114
49 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$107
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

CHRISTOPHER SEIP MD

Surgery

579

$18.2K

217
176 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$31
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

WALTER ESKILDSEN MD

Surgery

525

$25.9K

148
118 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

JASON WALSH MD

Surgery

464

$15.2K

171
124 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

SUMEET MITTAL M.D.

Surgery

462

$23.4K

90
54 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

MILES TOMMERAASEN M.D.

Surgery

399

$37K

78
58 are 65+

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$93
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

BLAKE BUTLER M.D.

Surgery

349

$5,103

173
125 are 65+

3%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$15
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

RONALD CHENEY D.O.

Surgery

328

$8,961

180
157 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$27
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

MYRON MORSE M.D.

Surgery

324

$9,214

108
95 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

JAMES THAYER M.D.

Surgery

300

$7,742

119
100 are 65+

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$26
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

GARY ANTHONE M.D.

Surgery

269

$6,273

80
15 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$23
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

JEFFREY LIAS M.D.

Surgery

248

$14.7K

112
95 are 65+

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

STEPHEN NAGENGAST MD

Surgery

228

$5,119

124
99 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$22
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

GREGORY EAKINS M.D.

Surgery

225

$4,652

115
103 are 65+

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

DANIEL CRONK M.D.

Surgery

213

$8,246

57
17 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

RONALD ERNST M.D.

Surgery

200

$5,785

93
76 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

JAMES SCOTT D.O.

Surgery

193

$25.3K

62
48 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$131
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

MICHAEL MCNAMARA MD

Surgery

189

$5,301

113
94 are 65+

3%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

JEFFREY HOLLOWAY MD

Surgery

174

$3,205

90
56 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

WILLIAM LYDIATT M.D.

Surgery

149

$2,730

44
39 are 65+

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

GREG FITZKE MD

Surgery

125

$2,097

79
64 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$17
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

BRADY O'HARE M.D.

Surgery

112

$2,076

72
67 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$19
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

THOMAS BEUTLER MD

Surgery

110

$4,335

78
67 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

Sources

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