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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Pennsylvania » Orthopaedic Surgery

Top Orthopaedic Surgery 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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
KENNETH CHERRY M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

873

$56.8K

247
206 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

LANCE YARUS DO

Orthopaedic Surgery

866

$81K

125
20 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$93
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

STUART ANDERSON M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

842

$27.5K

247
146 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

DOUGLAS SUTTON MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

827

$24.9K

250
214 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$30
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

ROBERT ARMSTRONG D.O.

Orthopaedic Surgery

825

$35.3K

256
214 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

ERIC WILLIAMS MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

816

$32.2K

165
103 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

ANDREW COLLIER MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

810

$79K

181
121 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

ROBERT WEISS M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

808

$45.7K

260
217 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

VINCENT AVALLONE D.O.

Orthopaedic Surgery

808

$30.4K

253
195 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

STEPHEN HRIBAR M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

804

$14.2K

332
293 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

STEVEN GROFF M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

804

$17.5K

359
300 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$22
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

NORMAN JOHANSON MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

802

$20.4K

171
88 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$25
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

FRANCIS KILKELLY M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

797

$20.1K

171
131 are 65+

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$25
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

JOHN GIBBONS MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

797

$25.6K

213
184 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$32
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

FRANKLIN WETZEL MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

792

$25.2K

229
134 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$32
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

RICHARD HALLOCK M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

786

$26.2K

268
216 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

BERT HEPNER DO

Orthopaedic Surgery

785

$28.8K

292
233 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$37
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

SAMUEL PULEO M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

784

$25.8K

240
205 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

ANTHONY CANTERNA M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

770

$12.1K

189
146 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$16
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

MICHAEL SALTZBURG DO

Orthopaedic Surgery

763

$43.3K

103
20 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

THOMAS MEADE MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

763

$13.6K

309
280 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

STEPHEN LONGENECKER MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

762

$17.9K

352
324 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

JACK HENZES M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

755

$29.7K

287
214 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

CARL DEIRMENGIAN MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

754

$35.9K

296
271 are 65+

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

MITCHELL ANTIN DO

Orthopaedic Surgery

752

$25K

125
55 are 65+

2%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $43

Sources

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