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Top Specialist Prescribers in Rhode Island

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
REBECCA BROWN MD

Specialist

6,400

$299K

210
205 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

JOSEPH GAETA MD

Specialist

5,317

$179K

255
250 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

PUNEET SUD MD

Specialist

4,859

$319K

212
161 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

MOHAMMED ARIF MD

Specialist

4,588

$156K

303
252 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

STEVEN COLAGIOVANNI M.D.

Specialist

4,041

$231K

597
518 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

PATRICK BRANNON M.D.

Specialist

3,776

$113K

387
382 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$30
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

JOHN CONTE M.D.

Specialist

3,617

$547K

485
413 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$151
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

PATRICIA SOSCIA M.D.

Specialist

3,356

$741K

305
253 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$221
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

JOSEPH CENTOFANTI

Specialist

3,038

$357K

326
246 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$118
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

MARVEN LEFTICK M.D.

Specialist

2,729

$537K

324
217 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$197
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

KEITH BRECHER MD

Specialist

2,411

$286K

326
193 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$119
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

DAVID DISANTO M.D.

Specialist

2,207

$99.9K

191
97 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

HAROLD HORWITZ M.D.

Specialist

2,003

$308K

330
282 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$154
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

LEIF OLSSON M.D.

Specialist

1,512

$139K

368
308 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$92
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

JOHN TARRO MD

Specialist

1,503

$105K

428
349 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

DAVID KADMON M.D.

Specialist

1,095

$172K

130
112 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$157
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

MARTIN PAPAZIAN MD

Specialist

1,025

$34.6K

429
352 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

DOUGLAS EMERY MD

Specialist

824

$23.8K

305
246 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

PRABHAKAR TIPIRNENI MD

Specialist

803

$29.5K

241
211 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$37
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

THOMAS DELLATORRE MD

Specialist

750

$31.9K

315
242 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

SYED SAYEED M.D.

Specialist

721

$57.9K

92
60 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$80
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

ARNOLD ROSENBAUM M.D.

Specialist

564

$13.3K

296
174 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

JACK MONCHIK MD

Specialist

142

$4,813

37
32 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 15%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $84

Sources

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