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Prescriber Checkup » Pennsylvania » Geriatric Medicine

Top Geriatric 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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
ROBERT PEARLSTEIN D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

90,855

$5.66M

2,266
1,929 are 65+

24%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

MOHAN PATEL MD

Geriatric Medicine

14,266

$1.06M

782
623 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

MELANIE JEWELL MD

Geriatric Medicine

11,605

$762K

641
552 are 65+

3%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

RICHARD GRANT MD

Geriatric Medicine

22,998

$1.51M

638
352 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

BOHDAN MARTYNEC M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

13,468

$823K

632
608 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

MARIAN BRYCE D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

14,682

$827K

625
514 are 65+

17%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

UMESH GOLANI MD

Geriatric Medicine

22,918

$1.19M

621
456 are 65+

14%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

JOEL POMERANTZ M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

21,342

$1.24M

621
531 are 65+

13%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

HEIDI SYROPOULOS M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

4,152

$242K

574
460 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

PHILIP TAYLOR MD

Geriatric Medicine

6,648

$420K

551
511 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

SUSAN MOYER MD

Geriatric Medicine

7,519

$546K

534
532 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

PRIYA VASDEV M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

19,238

$1.54M

534
382 are 65+

16%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

JAY ELDER M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

16,229

$942K

515
428 are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

ZACHARY SIMPSON MD

Geriatric Medicine

24,448

$1.27M

500
486 are 65+

10%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

SARAH SHINN MD

Geriatric Medicine

12,495

$829K

494
414 are 65+

6%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

WILLIAM GIBBONS MD

Geriatric Medicine

11,309

$646K

484
452 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

MATTHEW COPPOLA M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

13,937

$710K

482
454 are 65+

5%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

HARRY HUTCHINSON DO

Geriatric Medicine

13,424

$804K

470
435 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

EMMANUEL OKOLO MD

Geriatric Medicine

17,124

$955K

462
317 are 65+

12%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

SUPRIYO GHOSH MD

Geriatric Medicine

8,198

$573K

453
409 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

CLAUDINE FREDERIKS MD

Geriatric Medicine

10,580

$612K

449
439 are 65+

6%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

JOHN BAILEY D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

16,129

$863K

446
422 are 65+

16%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

ANTONIA CHADWICK MD

Geriatric Medicine

11,095

$779K

427
372 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

CAROL SLOMPAK-PATTON MD

Geriatric Medicine

6,860

$385K

421
390 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

KARL SCHWABE MD

Geriatric Medicine

9,154

$486K

416
355 are 65+

3%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 8%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

Sources

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