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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » New Jersey » Nephrology

Top Nephrology Prescribers in New Jersey

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
WONIL PARK M.D.

Nephrology

14,597

$888K

597
555 are 65+

N/A

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

STEPHEN THOMSEN MD

Nephrology

8,968

$1.95M

634
551 are 65+

N/A

55%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

FOUAD ALBANA

Nephrology

8,783

$551K

257
172 are 65+

16%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

KYU WANG MD

Nephrology

7,014

$464K

476
438 are 65+

N/A

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

BIKRAMJIT SINGH M.D

Nephrology

6,473

$622K

466
388 are 65+

N/A

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

JAYESHKUMAR PATEL M.D.

Nephrology

6,170

$357K

276
219 are 65+

N/A

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

JASBIR KASURI M.D.

Nephrology

5,778

$507K

290
199 are 65+

N/A

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

SAMIR SUTARIA MD

Nephrology

5,653

$565K

308
231 are 65+

N/A

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

SADANAND PALEKAR MD

Nephrology

5,462

$816K

272
85 are 65+

N/A

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

ALEXANDER SWAN MD

Nephrology

5,250

$710K

261
165 are 65+

N/A

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

ROBERT ARNOLD MD

Nephrology

4,856

$380K

272
232 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

JEFFREY KOZLOWSKI MD

Nephrology

4,642

$692K

312
263 are 65+

N/A

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

ANU CHAUDHRY MD

Nephrology

4,327

$381K

199
151 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

STUART HOMER MD

Nephrology

4,288

$433K

265
211 are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

ARTHUR SANTIAGO M.D.

Nephrology

4,280

$331K

285
224 are 65+

N/A

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

HEATHER LEFKOWITZ MD

Nephrology

4,256

$664K

354
114 are 65+

N/A

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

SANFORD COOPER MD

Nephrology

4,088

$595K

339
155 are 65+

N/A

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

CHARLES GELBER MD

Nephrology

4,068

$384K

295
273 are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

MICHAEL GUTKIN M.D.

Nephrology

3,992

$379K

282
236 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

JAMES NAJARIAN M.D.

Nephrology

3,943

$261K

348
302 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

LLOYD ALTERMAN MD

Nephrology

3,694

$298K

336
319 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

STEVEN GUDIS M.D.

Nephrology

3,671

$315K

299
239 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

HAROON RASHID MD

Nephrology

3,535

$779K

402
343 are 65+

N/A

52%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

JOSEPH PITONE D.O.

Nephrology

3,510

$401K

417
289 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

RADU KRAMER MD

Nephrology

3,435

$374K

166
111 are 65+

N/A

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

Sources

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