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Prescriber Checkup

Top Surgery 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
JUNG LEE MD

Surgery

13,893

$1.84M

449
427 are 65+

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$132
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

DANIEL BRANOVAN M.D.

Surgery

6,927

$649K

1536
1447 are 65+

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$94
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

NABIL SUMRANI M.D.

Surgery

5,711

$559K

215
80 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

LAWRENCE HERBERT M.D.

Surgery

2,809

$190K

196
175 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

ARMAND ASADOURIAN MD

Surgery

2,561

$108K

213
182 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

SUBHAS CHANDRA MD

Surgery

2,426

$122K

128
85 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

RUBEN YATCO M.D.

Surgery

1,891

$136K

41
5 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

GEORGE GIANNIKAS MD

Surgery

1,792

$113K

145
72 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

ATTOULLAH SYED M.D.

Surgery

1,659

$75.7K

73
68 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

DILIP MUKHTYAR MD

Surgery

1,650

$98.3K

102
89 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

FRANK FOLK M.D.

Surgery

1,471

$45.4K

115
73 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$31
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

ALBERT COLLINS MD

Surgery

1,368

$71.5K

230
205 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

IRVIN ANDERSON MD

Surgery

1,171

$92.7K

125
113 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$79
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

PERCY ERACHSHAW DO

Surgery

1,153

$46.4K

182
100 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

ABED JANDALI M.D.

Surgery

1,147

$95.3K

74
63 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$83
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

CANDIDO NORBERTO M.D.

Surgery

1,047

$42.3K

55
50 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

LEONID CHERNOBELSKY M.D.

Surgery

992

$61.9K

298
270 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

ALBERT WRIGHT MD

Surgery

966

$49K

137
111 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

V YITTA MD

Surgery

961

$63.1K

61
27 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

RAYMOND LAU MD

Surgery

942

$249K

182
131 are 65+

43%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$265
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

ANDRES JIMENEZ M.D.

Surgery

742

$28.9K

90
85 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

JOSEPH MISITI M.D.

Surgery

706

$14.9K

170
127 are 65+

2%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

ANTHONY WATKINS MD

Surgery

695

$65K

85
33 are 65+

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$93
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

WILLIAM GRABER MD

Surgery

681

$59K

230
56 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$87
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

JEFFREY SCHRATZ M.D.

Surgery

635

$38.7K

253
196 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $78

Sources

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