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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Rhode Island » Geriatric Medicine

Top Geriatric Medicine 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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
JOHN STOUKIDES MD

Geriatric Medicine

20,162

$1.18M

583
545 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$59
Average prescription price

ALFRED ARCAND M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

5,603

$250K

106
99 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$45
Average prescription price

NADIA MUJAHID MD

Geriatric Medicine

1,426

$62.2K

137
131 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$44
Average prescription price

JOHN MURPHY MD

Geriatric Medicine

1,000

$40.1K

83
81 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$40
Average prescription price

Sources

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