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Prescriber Checkup

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
MARITZA DE LA PENA MD

Geriatric Medicine

573

$26.8K

111
99 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

BENJAMIN JOHN MD

Geriatric Medicine

486

$13.7K

83
75 are 65+

N/A

3%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

MARGARET TRETTER D.O., F.A.C.P

Geriatric Medicine

461

$25.3K

98
75 are 65+

N/A

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

Sources

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