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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico

Doctors With Most Claims

ROBERTO GONZALEZ M.D.60,414 claims

PEDRO LOPEZ LOPEZ 58,454 claims

NELSON RIVERA RIVERA M.D.53,353 claims

JOSE PADILLA MD49,860 claims

CARLOS MUNIZ MOLINERO MD48,889 claims

Top Specialties

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 or been entered incorrectly. Patients and claims shown are for Medicare only.


Self reported specialty Number of providers
General Practice 1,554
Internal Medicine 573
Family Medicine 333
Specialist 325
Psychiatry 205
Dentist, General Practice 202
Cardiovascular Disease 196
Ophthalmology 172
Gastroenterology 111
Dentist 84
Pulmonary Disease 81
Urology 77
Nephrology 77
Neurology 74
Obstetrics Gynecology 72
Physical Medicine Rehabilitation 72
Hematology Oncology 64
Rheumatology 61
Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism 60
Dermatology 55
Orthopaedic Surgery 50
Surgery 48
Emergency Medicine 35
Geriatric Medicine 30
Personal Emergency Response Attendant 29
Otolaryngology 29
Legal Medicine 28
Dentist, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 25
Pharmacist 24
Podiatrist 22
Gynecology 20
Diagnostic Radiology 18
Adult Medicine 18
Interventional Cardiology 16
Podiatrist, Foot Surgery 16
Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Primary Care 16
Medical Genetics, PhD Medical Genetics 13
Pain Medicine 12
Geriatric Medicine 12
Infectious Disease 11
Child Adolescent Psychiatry 11
Dentist, Periodontics 11
Hospitalist 9
Vascular Surgery 8
Mental Health Counselor 8
Public Health General Preventive Medicine 8
Plastic Surgery within the Head Neck 8
Thoracic Surgery Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery 8
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine, Sports Medicine 8
Sports Medicine 7
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 7
Neurological Surgery 7
Sports Medicine 7
Allergy Immunology 7
Hospitals, General Acute Care Hospital 7
Geriatric Psychiatry 6
Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery 6
Emergency Medical Services 6
Contractor 6
Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program 6
Clinical Neurophysiology 5
Pain Medicine 5
Radiation Oncology 5
Orthopaedic Trauma 5
Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Clinic/Center 5
Anesthesiology 5
Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 5
Surgical Oncology 5
Dentist, Dental Public Health 4
Colon Rectal Surgery 4
Surgery of the Hand 4
Obstetrics 4
Interventional Pain Medicine 4
Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Health Service 4
Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 4
Dentist, Prosthodontics 4
Pediatrics 4
Addiction Medicine 3
Nuclear Medicine 3
Body Imaging 3
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine OMM 3
Critical Care Medicine 3
Plastic Surgery 3
Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Adult Mental Health 3
Dentist, Endodontics 3
Forensic Psychiatry 3
Oral Maxillofacial Surgery 3
Foot and Ankle Surgery 3
Otology Neurotology 3
Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Oncology 2
Allergy 2
Medical Oncology 2
Dentist, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology 2
Optometrist 2
Physician Assistant, Medical 2
Independent Medical Examiner 2
Hand Surgery 2
Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Mental Health Including Community Mental Health Center 2
Chiropractor, Neurology 2
Occupational Medicine 2
Procedural Dermatology 2
Pain Medicine 2
Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, MultiSpecialty 2
Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 2
Pediatric Endocrinology 2
Hospitals, Chronic Disease Hospital 2
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2
MOHSMicrographic Surgery 2
Psychoanalyst 2
Community Health Worker 2
Vascular Interventional Radiology 1
Chiropractor, Internist 1
Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Medical Specialty 1
Podiatrist, Primary Podiatric Medicine 1
Clinical Child Adolescent Psychologist 1
Physician Assistant 1
Psychosomatic Medicine 1
Nephrology Specialist/Technologist 1
Emergency Medical Technician, Intermediate 1
Prescribing Medical Psychologist 1
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 1
Professional Counselor 1
Optometrist, Corneal and Contact Management 1
Nuclear Cardiology 1
Surgery of the Hand 1
Neuroradiology 1
Acupuncturist 1
Vascular Neurology 1
Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine 1
Dentist, Pediatric Dentistry 1
Dermatopathology 1
Hematology 1
Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 1
Hospice and Palliative Medicine 1
Sports Medicine 1
Adolescent Medicine 1
Hospice and Palliative Medicine 1
Sleep Medicine 1
Driver 1
Rehabilitation Practitioner 1
Pulmonary Function Technologist 1
Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Community Health 1
Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Ophthalmologic Surgery 1
Neuromuscular Medicine 1
Managed Care Organizations, Health Maintenance Organization 1
Spinal Cord Injury Medicine 1
Diagnostic Neuroimaging 1
Addiction Psychiatry 1
Radiologic Technologist 1
Pediatric Surgery 1

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