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Top Specialist Prescribers in Texas

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
SATISH NARAYAN MD

Specialist

2,870

$387K

165
38 are 65+

66%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

GARY JOHNSON P.T.

Specialist

592

$70.3K

62
47 are 65+

57%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

RONALD GLEASON M.D.

Specialist

8,430

$1.24M

456
121 are 65+

43%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

ROBERT FREELE M.D.

Specialist

2,119

$332K

228
48 are 65+

42%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

RAVIKUMAR KANNEGANTI M.D.

Specialist

14,368

$1.48M

871
177 are 65+

41%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

JAIME GANC M.D.

Specialist

3,072

$447K

394
34 are 65+

35%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

SUDHA KUMAR M.D., MPH

Specialist

772

$128K

107
89 are 65+

34%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

VAIDYANATH IYER M.D.

Specialist

1,871

$244K

199
57 are 65+

33%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

JAMES CHUDLEIGH MD

Specialist

32,953

$2.87M

703
542 are 65+

31%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

JOEL HOLINER M.D.

Specialist

3,698

$602K

556
183 are 65+

30%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

WALTER ELLISTON M.D.

Specialist

1,692

$289K

206
63 are 65+

27%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

JOSEPH SIMPSON M.D.

Specialist

4,287

$730K

295
107 are 65+

27%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

O HABAL

Specialist

11,085

$669K

246
213 are 65+

19%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

JOSE GARCIA M.D

Specialist

7,587

$672K

347
267 are 65+

16%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

CLIFFORD GARVIN M.D.

Specialist

37,923

$2.14M

925
632 are 65+

13%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

DOUGLAS MYERS M.D.

Specialist

4,818

$415K

243
142 are 65+

12%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

SURESH ROONGTA M.D.

Specialist

1,895

$196K

249
194 are 65+

11%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

HOWARD WILLIAMS M.D.

Specialist

12,464

$654K

454
300 are 65+

11%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

BALBIR CHAHAL M.D.

Specialist

20,259

$1.18M

662
488 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

JEFFREY LEE MD

Specialist

8,323

$809K

427
402 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

RODOLFO MOLINA M.D.

Specialist

3,037

$459K

376
179 are 65+

8%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

LORENZO LORENTE M.D.

Specialist

1,946

$252K

273
221 are 65+

8%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

JOB MONGARE M.D.

Specialist

4,696

$853K

334
149 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

ROBERT MATLOCK MD

Specialist

7,806

$561K

297
203 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

JEFFREY RETTIG DO

Specialist

13,346

$835K

501
379 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

Sources

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