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Prescriber Checkup » Rhode Island » Internal Medicine

Top Internal 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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
HAO HUANG M.D.

Internal Medicine

74,550

$4.25M

1,313
1,155 are 65+

28%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

RALPH SANTORO M.D.

Internal Medicine

33,360

$1.81M

699
632 are 65+

18%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

RICHARD RUGGIERI M.D.

Internal Medicine

32,772

$1.73M

1,041
852 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

ANTHONY LOMBARDI MD

Internal Medicine

26,329

$1.54M

760
628 are 65+

15%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

AVANISH MEHTA M.D.

Internal Medicine

24,915

$1.48M

415
361 are 65+

24%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

SHAHZAD KHURSHID M.D.

Internal Medicine

23,138

$1.34M

490
424 are 65+

25%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

AHMAD AL-RAQQAD M.D.

Internal Medicine

22,656

$1.22M

551
483 are 65+

17%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

AMY GOLDFARB MD

Internal Medicine

6,370

$1.09M

219
152 are 65+

N/A

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

WILLIAM BELIVEAU MD

Internal Medicine

18,571

$1.08M

636
569 are 65+

14%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

HUGO YAMADA MD

Internal Medicine

16,506

$1.04M

593
486 are 65+

3%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

GREGORY ALLEN D.O.

Internal Medicine

18,329

$1.03M

495
342 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

PATRICIA CHACE MD

Internal Medicine

16,565

$1.01M

470
430 are 65+

17%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JEFFREY DROGIN MD

Internal Medicine

12,553

$972K

627
590 are 65+

N/A

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

DAVID DICECCO M.D.

Internal Medicine

17,615

$925K

476
423 are 65+

11%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

EDWARD GAUTHIER M.D.

Internal Medicine

16,789

$878K

309
289 are 65+

24%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JASON BOUDJOUK M.D.

Internal Medicine

15,526

$846K

414
369 are 65+

11%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

NICHOLAS TURILLI D.O.

Internal Medicine

15,329

$845K

618
558 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

LEONARD MANNARELLI D.O.

Internal Medicine

13,743

$834K

378
215 are 65+

11%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

BASSAM KHABBAZ MD

Internal Medicine

14,856

$830K

313
289 are 65+

16%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

FRANK MAGGIACOMO D.O.

Internal Medicine

16,082

$826K

689
534 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

RINCHEN-TZO EMGUSHOV MD

Internal Medicine

5,515

$825K

216
162 are 65+

N/A

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

FRANCISCO GUTIERREZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

14,201

$815K

392
328 are 65+

11%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

HOWARD PERRONE M.D.

Internal Medicine

15,799

$806K

508
431 are 65+

14%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JOB SANDOVAL MD

Internal Medicine

16,839

$795K

675
609 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

CHRISTOPHER SUPERCZYNSKI M.D.

Internal Medicine

16,213

$779K

742
639 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

Sources

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