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Prescriber Checkup

Top Urology Prescribers in South Dakota

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
MELISSA BROWN M.D.

Urology

2,550

$203K

558
495 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$80
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

TIMOTHY KNEIB M.D.

Urology

2,386

$115K

388
343 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

GEORGE FOURNIER MD

Urology

2,074

$96.3K

385
338 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

MICHAEL GILLETT M.D.

Urology

1,733

$107K

356
319 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

DAVID AREND MD

Urology

1,714

$70.1K

355
319 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

MATTHEW WITTE MD

Urology

1,574

$95K

321
280 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

KENNETH MCCALLA M.D.

Urology

1,538

$93.2K

351
312 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

DAVID ROSINSKY MD

Urology

1,489

$76K

332
290 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

CHRISTOPHER HATHAWAY MD, PHD

Urology

1,442

$63.8K

251
202 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

PATRICK WALSH M.D.

Urology

1,439

$70K

271
241 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

DILEEP BHAT M D

Urology

1,418

$65K

286
243 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

JOHN ROBBINS MD

Urology

1,391

$83.7K

254
223 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

ANDREW BOURNE M.D.

Urology

1,382

$78.3K

271
236 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

KEITH BRYSON MD

Urology

1,336

$114K

299
235 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$85
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

PAUL ECKRICH MD

Urology

1,327

$71.2K

244
214 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

WILLIAM WALLER M.D.

Urology

1,177

$78.5K

280
242 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

JOSEPH BOUDREAU M.D.

Urology

1,031

$38.5K

190
174 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$37
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

BRIAN LINDAMAN MD

Urology

929

$40.7K

294
251 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

DARLYS HOFER MD

Urology

892

$50.3K

226
210 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

GARY CHRISTIANSEN M.D.

Urology

811

$53.8K

228
194 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

JANET SMITH MD

Urology

724

$78.4K

150
123 are 65+

45%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$108
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

EUGENE PARK M.D.

Urology

637

$39.3K

159
127 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

MICHAEL BREKHUS M.D.

Urology

549

$37.5K

114
94 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

JOSEPH WYATT MD

Urology

495

$26.6K

128
116 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

THOMAS HEPPERLEN M.D.

Urology

190

$10.2K

54
43 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $57

Sources

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