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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
CHI-KUANG LAI MD

Internal Medicine

662

$14.2K

395
269 are 65+

7%
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%

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

JOHN HAND MD

Internal Medicine

653

$18.9K

177
152 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

KAREN GRANDE MD

Internal Medicine

627

$102K

141
82 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

23%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

43%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$163
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

NANCY BOTELHO NP

Internal Medicine

626

$99K

115
70 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$158
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

OSCAR GLIEBERMAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

606

$41.6K

39
20 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

36%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

CHRISTY DIBBLE MD

Internal Medicine

573

$47.1K

160
116 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$82
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

SOUFIAN ALMAHAMEED M.D.

Internal Medicine

554

$40.6K

95
79 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$73
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

TIMOTHY AMASS M.D.

Internal Medicine

528

$29.3K

50
28 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

MELINDA HOOTON M.D.

Internal Medicine

517

$20.4K

47
18 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

GLENN FORT MD

Internal Medicine

496

$281K

115
72 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$566
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

HENRY SANDERS M.D.

Internal Medicine

487

$6,806

313
164 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

22%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$14
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

WILLIAM HAHN M.D.

Internal Medicine

350

$17.9K

29
12 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

Sources

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