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Prescriber Checkup

Top Neurology 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
KENNETH RICKLER MD

Neurology

13,875

$1.34M

305
41 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$97
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

JOSEPH FRIEDMAN MD

Neurology

7,645

$1.43M

619
519 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$187
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

SUSANNE PATRICK-MACKINNON MD

Neurology

6,073

$704K

381
190 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$116
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

EDWARD DONNELLY MD

Neurology

5,737

$453K

465
245 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$79
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

ALBERT MARANO M.D.

Neurology

5,602

$1.83M

546
387 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$326
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

PETER BELLAFIORE MD

Neurology

4,871

$809K

493
395 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$166
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

NORMAN GORDON M.D.

Neurology

4,225

$1.16M

409
295 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$274
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

DENNIS AUMENTADO M.D.

Neurology

3,858

$774K

329
240 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$201
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

ANDREW BLUM MD, PHD

Neurology

3,364

$856K

160
49 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$254
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

RANDY KOZEL MD

Neurology

3,325

$712K

226
155 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$214
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

SYED RIZVI MD

Neurology

2,903

$3.16M

183
44 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$1088
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

BRIAN OTT MD

Neurology

2,760

$374K

296
291 are 65+

46%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$135
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

GUS STRATTON M.D.

Neurology

2,422

$691K

236
153 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$285
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

ELAINE JONES MD

Neurology

2,382

$443K

266
219 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$186
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

FRED GRIFFITH M.D.

Neurology

2,254

$522K

253
192 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$232
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

OSCAR BERNAL M.D.

Neurology

2,205

$166K

449
240 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

VLADISLAV ZAYAS M.D.

Neurology

2,060

$566K

220
109 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$275
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

GARY JOHNSON MD

Neurology

1,809

$228K

141
80 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$126
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

STEPHEN SALLOWAY MD

Neurology

1,477

$177K

174
163 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$120
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

ALLA KORENNAYA M.D.

Neurology

1,472

$160K

184
101 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$109
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

ANDREW LEKOS M.D.

Neurology

1,327

$115K

62
14 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$87
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

PETRO KARANASIAS MD

Neurology

1,167

$259K

145
116 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$222
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

GEORGE SACHS MD, PHD

Neurology

933

$436K

127
93 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$468
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

WILLIAM STONE M.D.

Neurology

893

$140K

87
67 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$157
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

JONATHAN CAHILL M.D.

Neurology

885

$540K

117
55 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$611
Average prescription price

Avg: $209

Sources

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