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Prescriber Checkup

Top Dermatology Prescribers in North Carolina

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
JOSEPH JORIZZO MD

Dermatology

4,051

$747K

693
535 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$184
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

JAMES WILLIAMS M.D.

Dermatology

2,612

$393K

974
869 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$150
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

LINDA SELSOR M.D.

Dermatology

2,524

$282K

605
452 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$112
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

ANDREW LEE M.D.

Dermatology

2,074

$136K

662
540 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

JOHN HALL MD

Dermatology

2,046

$140K

828
694 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

MICHAEL COGBURN MD

Dermatology

2,043

$346K

762
717 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$169
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

JONATHAN CRANE D.O.

Dermatology

2,012

$258K

726
608 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$128
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

ROGER SICA DO

Dermatology

2,011

$141K

874
760 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

FREDERICK LUPTON MD

Dermatology

1,946

$274K

812
714 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$141
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

MARK HUTCHIN M.D.

Dermatology

1,927

$196K

737
670 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$102
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

ANDREW HENDRICKS MD

Dermatology

1,796

$445K

553
421 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$248
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

JOSEPH URASH D.O.

Dermatology

1,731

$228K

636
536 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$132
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

PATRICK MCELGUNN M.D.

Dermatology

1,724

$195K

585
524 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$113
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

DORI HUNT M.D.

Dermatology

1,698

$182K

535
447 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$107
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

JEFFREY SUCHNIAK MD

Dermatology

1,673

$213K

652
549 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$127
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

JOHN MURRAY MD

Dermatology

1,642

$649K

465
407 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$395
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

RICHARD HENDERSON MD

Dermatology

1,632

$101K

572
507 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

SANJAY TOMAR M.D.

Dermatology

1,623

$296K

570
466 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$183
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

MATHIJS BRENTJENS MD

Dermatology

1,588

$230K

573
506 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$145
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

DAVID WHITTAKER MD

Dermatology

1,582

$339K

546
487 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$214
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

WILLIAM HUANG

Dermatology

1,521

$457K

417
290 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$301
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

WESLEY HAWFIELD MD

Dermatology

1,517

$163K

665
577 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$108
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

IRENE EDWARDS MD

Dermatology

1,511

$187K

288
246 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$124
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

MICHAEL DONAHUE MD

Dermatology

1,489

$273K

576
499 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$183
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

GARRETT BRESSLER MD

Dermatology

1,480

$118K

590
533 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$79
Average prescription price

Avg: $150

Sources

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