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Top Specialist Prescribers in Puerto Rico

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
JOSE TAVERAS BROSSA MD

Specialist

121

$3,891

84
54 are 65+

N/A

$32
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

RUBEN PORTALATIN CRUZ M.D.

Specialist

141

$1,969

102
77 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$14
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

ANGEL QUINONES M. D.

Specialist

151

$4,227

110
61 are 65+

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

GLORIA OLAVARRIA OB-GYN MD

Specialist

152

$9,975

52
36 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

OLGA BERMUDEZ M.D.

Specialist

186

$4,771

99
60 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$26
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

JOSE HERNANDEZ ROSADO M.D.

Specialist

199

$4,847

84
41 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

DIANA MARTINEZ M.D.

Specialist

213

$12.2K

56
45 are 65+

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

RAFAEL SEIN M.D.

Specialist

221

$5,204

97
79 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

MANUEL BENITEZ CORUJO M.D.

Specialist

227

$6,347

118
93 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

CHARLES JUARBE SANTOS M.D.

Specialist

244

$11.8K

139
123 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

ORLANDO RODRIGUEZ MD

Specialist

264

$5,086

217
139 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$19
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

ANGEL LOPEZ-RUIZ M.D.

Specialist

267

$7,535

116
88 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

GERARDO QUEVEDO-BONILLA M.D.

Specialist

293

$18K

121
76 are 65+

44%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

CARLOS SANTIAGO MD

Specialist

304

$4,499

104
73 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$15
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

MANUEL MCKENZIE M.D

Specialist

321

$11.4K

143
96 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

BRIGIDO BERRIOS-PAGAN MD

Specialist

334

$4,939

109
87 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$15
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

SANTIAGO DIAZ M.D.

Specialist

342

$17.9K

188
147 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

FRANCISCO PEREZ-RIVERA M.D.

Specialist

362

$9,473

81
32 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$26
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

HECTOR RIVERA M.D.

Specialist

373

$10.5K

166
80 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

CARLOS POU M.D.

Specialist

376

$38.8K

109
80 are 65+

64%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$103
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

ELMER IRIZARRY M.D.

Specialist

379

$17.6K

155
101 are 65+

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

VICTOR VIVONI M.D.

Specialist

387

$13.5K

179
131 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$35
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

ADALGISA SURIEL

Specialist

392

$27.9K

151
113 are 65+

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$71
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

JUAN MARTINEZ-RODRIGUEZ M.D

Specialist

395

$12.6K

173
130 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$32
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

MARINA TORRES M.D.

Specialist

397

$27.3K

151
109 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

Sources

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