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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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
CHARLES BUTTACI D.O.

Pain Medicine

867

$46.7K

272
200 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 30%

50%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 18%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

JOSEPH SANELLI D.O.

Pain Medicine

111

$4,814

51
42 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 30%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 18%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

JOSHUA REIMER MD

Pain Medicine

597

$25.2K

172
139 are 65+

13%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 30%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 18%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

QUENTIN PHUNG MD

Pain Medicine

598

$24.4K

107
48 are 65+

21%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 30%

37%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 18%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

ENRIQUE SANZ M.D.

Pain Medicine

297

$11.3K

108
60 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 30%

30%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 18%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

RAJEEV PATEL M.D.

Pain Medicine

1,032

$36.8K

398
344 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 30%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 18%

7%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

DAVID SPEACH M.D.

Pain Medicine

398

$14K

126
97 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 30%

21%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 18%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$35
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

SANJEEV AGARWAL M.D.

Pain Medicine

656

$22K

224
139 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 30%

38%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 18%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

CLIFFORD EVERETT M.D.

Pain Medicine

680

$20.4K

197
170 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 30%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 18%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$30
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

JOHN ORSINI M.D.

Pain Medicine

179

$5,312

55
47 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 30%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 18%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$30
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

JASON LIPETZ M.D

Pain Medicine

299

$8,152

168
159 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 30%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 18%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$27
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

Sources

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