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Top Internal Medicine 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
ROBERTO GONZALEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

60,414

$1.86M

1420
1030 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$31
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

PEDRO LOPEZ LOPEZ

Internal Medicine

58,454

$2.09M

1442
913 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

NELSON RIVERA RIVERA M.D.

Internal Medicine

53,353

$1.33M

1002
776 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$25
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

CARLOS MUNIZ MOLINERO MD

Internal Medicine

48,889

$2.07M

1541
1071 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

RICARDO BLONDET VISSEPO M.D.

Internal Medicine

45,620

$1.65M

1498
1177 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

EVELYN MATTA FONTANET M.D.

Internal Medicine

45,215

$1.73M

1423
1096 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

MANUEL MATEO LOPEZ 11772

Internal Medicine

44,279

$1.35M

1348
976 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$31
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

JUAN ORTIZ MATOS MD

Internal Medicine

43,775

$1.12M

962
638 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$26
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

JOSE DE LEON M.D.

Internal Medicine

43,200

$1.22M

1367
990 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

RAFAEL RUIZ GONZALEZ M.D

Internal Medicine

40,488

$1.5M

1101
792 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$37
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

MARIO MALDONADO MD

Internal Medicine

38,448

$1.73M

1044
642 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

SAMUEL PADILLA ROSA

Internal Medicine

38,158

$1.06M

1032
687 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

RICARDO JIMENEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

35,412

$949K

959
703 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$27
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

ELLIOT MELECIO M.D.

Internal Medicine

34,306

$1.27M

969
703 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$37
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

LUZ MARRERO MD

Internal Medicine

33,145

$992K

883
632 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$30
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

PABLO ROBLES CORTES M.D.

Internal Medicine

31,218

$1.02M

1041
855 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

CARLOS RAMOS M.D.

Internal Medicine

30,464

$894K

1125
818 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

JAMIL ABOUELHOSSEN MD

Internal Medicine

30,351

$1.33M

1088
838 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

CARLOS CEPERO AYENDE M.D.

Internal Medicine

30,003

$855K

897
559 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

AUSBERTO ALEJANDRO BENITEZ

Internal Medicine

29,593

$1.05M

1013
744 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

MIGUEL RODRIGUEZ MD

Internal Medicine

28,325

$903K

1002
619 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$32
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

CARLOS MALDONADO M.D.

Internal Medicine

28,147

$1.01M

781
595 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

PEDRO FALTO DETRES MD

Internal Medicine

27,900

$1.24M

936
621 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

VICTOR LOPEZ-LLAVONA MD

Internal Medicine

26,586

$932K

905
586 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$35
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

JULIO MANTERO MD

Internal Medicine

26,498

$802K

854
698 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$30
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

Sources

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