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Prescriber Checkup » New York » Pain Medicine

Top Pain Medicine Prescribers in New York

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
ADAKU NWACHUKU D.O.

Pain Medicine

924

$73.4K

191
53 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$79
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

SYED HUSAIN D.O.

Pain Medicine

869

$55.9K

200
145 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

QUENTIN PHUNG MD

Pain Medicine

851

$39.4K

136
66 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

CY BLANCO M.D.

Pain Medicine

845

$97.4K

207
137 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$115
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

CLIFFORD EVERETT M.D.

Pain Medicine

816

$20K

234
196 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$25
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

JOSHUA REIMER MD

Pain Medicine

775

$39.4K

211
185 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

HOWARD ADELGLASS MD

Pain Medicine

762

$119K

93
66 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$157
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

LEE TROSTERMAN MD

Pain Medicine

730

$81.1K

202
105 are 65+

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$111
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

NAMEER HAIDER M.D.

Pain Medicine

696

$132K

152
72 are 65+

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$190
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

STEVEN CALVINO M.D.

Pain Medicine

652

$70.4K

71
46 are 65+

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$108
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

JOHN VLATTAS MD

Pain Medicine

646

$43K

103
39 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

RENEE MELFI MD

Pain Medicine

640

$64.6K

189
146 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$101
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

CHARLES KIM M.D.

Pain Medicine

584

$82.5K

69
55 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$141
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

JING DENG M.D.

Pain Medicine

583

$72.4K

161
144 are 65+

44%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$124
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

LUKE RIGOLOSI MD

Pain Medicine

559

$51.8K

185
143 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$93
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

ADAM HAMMER MD

Pain Medicine

558

$57.7K

165
123 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$103
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

SOO YEON KIM M.D.

Pain Medicine

548

$31.9K

164
116 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

ALEXANDER LEE MD

Pain Medicine

539

$75.3K

157
136 are 65+

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$140
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

STEVEN WEINSTEIN M.D.

Pain Medicine

516

$44K

104
74 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$85
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

DAVID SPEACH M.D.

Pain Medicine

514

$21.2K

148
110 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

VLADA FRANKENBERGER D.O.

Pain Medicine

513

$29.2K

161
143 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

HERBERT GARCIA MD

Pain Medicine

500

$27.2K

58
14 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

SYED RAHMAN M.D.

Pain Medicine

493

$30.5K

142
109 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

REUBEN INGBER

Pain Medicine

480

$95.6K

89
66 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$199
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

VIDYASAGAR MOKUREDDY M.D.

Pain Medicine

475

$32.2K

228
104 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $95

Sources

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