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Prescriber Checkup » Puerto Rico » Neurological Surgery

Top Neurological Surgery 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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
YADIRA DACOSTA MD

Neurological Surgery

2,309

$313K

433
322 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$135
Average prescription price

RICARDO BRAU M.D.

Neurological Surgery

617

$44.4K

123
77 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$72
Average prescription price

JULIO ROSADO M.D.

Neurological Surgery

562

$25.9K

123
71 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

13%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$46
Average prescription price

ERIC CARRO MD

Neurological Surgery

553

$34K

116
76 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$61
Average prescription price

IVAN CARDONA CAMPOS MD

Neurological Surgery

321

$11.8K

96
62 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$37
Average prescription price

REYNALDO DEJESUS-RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Neurological Surgery

314

$8,197

128
68 are 65+

42%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$26
Average prescription price

RAFAEL CARDONA DURAN M.D.

Neurological Surgery

188

$4,735

63
35 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$25
Average prescription price

MARCOS MERCADO M.D.

Neurological Surgery

128

$3,275

46
22 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$26
Average prescription price

Sources

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