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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Pennsylvania » Adult Medicine

Top Adult Medicine Prescribers in Pennsylvania

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
ZHANNA GALPERUN MD

Adult Medicine

34,068

$2.49M

450
416 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

44%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$73
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

PETER HONIG DO

Adult Medicine

20,232

$1.43M

744
611 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

7%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

WALLACE LLERA M.D.

Adult Medicine

17,440

$1.12M

492
304 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

MURRAY SOSS D.O.

Adult Medicine

15,830

$785K

562
419 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

HARVEY SHIPKOVITZ M.D.

Adult Medicine

13,576

$703K

354
196 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

32%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

IFTIKHAR CHATHA MD

Adult Medicine

12,430

$672K

509
329 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

26%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

ROBERT SCHWEIZER MD

Adult Medicine

10,718

$446K

320
202 are 65+

31%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

GREGORY GEORGE M.D.

Adult Medicine

10,555

$643K

598
485 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

MICHAEL COMAS M.D.

Adult Medicine

9,292

$457K

393
355 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

ROSEMARY HARRIS MD

Adult Medicine

8,892

$651K

433
276 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

7%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$73
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

EMILIO VILLEGAS M.D.

Adult Medicine

8,548

$471K

336
281 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

18%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

THOMAS FALONE D.O.

Adult Medicine

8,116

$367K

240
175 are 65+

18%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

19%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

JAY ROBINSON M.D.

Adult Medicine

7,088

$356K

391
261 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

15%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

WAYNE SENFT DO

Adult Medicine

6,378

$274K

212
193 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

MATTHEW SOPHY DO

Adult Medicine

6,338

$417K

201
156 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

DAVID LESSESKI DO

Adult Medicine

6,192

$386K

221
156 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

22%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

GARY SONTHEIMER M.D.

Adult Medicine

6,167

$318K

131
108 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

23%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

ANTHONY LOBIANCO DO

Adult Medicine

5,857

$266K

229
180 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

MERJA WRIGHT MD

Adult Medicine

5,655

$286K

161
87 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

JAMES TWEEDY D.O.

Adult Medicine

5,648

$332K

303
192 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

AGNES SIMMONS M. D.

Adult Medicine

5,575

$209K

325
212 are 65+

25%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

MICHEL TORET M.D.

Adult Medicine

5,072

$274K

227
168 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

ORLANDO MALOLES MD

Adult Medicine

4,549

$183K

223
142 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

ELIZA THORNTON MD

Adult Medicine

4,410

$219K

175
159 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

23%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

LARRY HAHN D.O.

Adult Medicine

4,367

$352K

309
259 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 11%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$81
Average prescription price

Avg: $61

Sources

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