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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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
JEFFREY HARRIS MD

Internal Medicine

1,993

$90.5K

130
64 are 65+

N/A
N/A

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

BETTE GILLERIN MD

Internal Medicine

2,440

$145K

48
11 are 65+

N/A
N/A

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

LISA HARRINGTON MD

Internal Medicine

749

$87.4K

86
72 are 65+

N/A
N/A

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$117
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

DUDLEY BENNETT D.O.

Internal Medicine

12,376

$574K

397
326 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

DANIEL LUKOWICZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

9,948

$377K

543
505 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

WILLIAM MASON M.D.

Internal Medicine

6,028

$340K

344
252 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

GWYNETH GRANTON MD

Internal Medicine

3,897

$193K

140
96 are 65+

N/A

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

ALEX MANDEL M.D.

Internal Medicine

5,600

$136K

180
157 are 65+

N/A

7%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

MALCOLM MACDONALD M.D.

Internal Medicine

3,326

$123K

173
148 are 65+

N/A
N/A

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$37
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

CHRISTINE HERBERT M.D.

Internal Medicine

8,893

$470K

539
458 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

JIBRAN KHAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

8,162

$420K

272
139 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

17%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

STEVEN MALLOZZI MD

Internal Medicine

7,745

$405K

452
394 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

7%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

ZAHEER SHAH MD

Internal Medicine

6,999

$402K

658
402 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

17%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

JOHN OLEARY DO

Internal Medicine

8,752

$345K

425
387 are 65+

N/A

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

JOSEPH ZIBRIDA M.D

Internal Medicine

8,841

$341K

360
306 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

PAUL MARCACCIO MD

Internal Medicine

6,433

$315K

264
221 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

7%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

DANIELA TURACOVA M.D.

Internal Medicine

6,091

$297K

384
249 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

21%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

DAVID KERZER DO

Internal Medicine

6,663

$293K

276
202 are 65+

N/A

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

ROBERT MATHIEU M.D.

Internal Medicine

7,312

$288K

413
303 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

MUNAWAR AZAM MD

Internal Medicine

4,509

$253K

229
189 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

AMRUT PATEL MD

Internal Medicine

4,917

$223K

227
204 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

HERBERT BRENNAN DO

Internal Medicine

4,099

$219K

241
214 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

SONEATH POND M.D.

Internal Medicine

4,681

$215K

266
177 are 65+

N/A
N/A

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

EDGAR POLLAK MD

Internal Medicine

4,625

$197K

221
70 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

JAYANTHI PARAMESWARAN MD

Internal Medicine

4,347

$186K

226
187 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

Sources

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