ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Texas » Specialist

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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
JEFFREY YOUNG M.D.

Specialist

3,278

$592K

923
770 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$181
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

HALEY BEASLEY MD

Specialist

3,254

$233K

170
165 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$71
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

CLARENCE WHEELER M.D.

Specialist

3,239

$469K

331
192 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$145
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

J JESUS DIAZ M.D.

Specialist

3,231

$230K

159
105 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$71
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

REDENTOR ROY M.D.

Specialist

3,211

$597K

236
140 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$186
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

DARSHAN TOLAT M.D.

Specialist

3,190

$446K

340
208 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$140
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

BARBARA SMYTHE M.D.

Specialist

3,170

$291K

609
561 are 65+

59%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$92
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

TERRI HORAN MD

Specialist

3,141

$593K

183
151 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$189
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

GREGORY JACKSON M.D.

Specialist

3,117

$231K

224
204 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$74
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

VICTOR GONZALEZ M.D.

Specialist

3,108

$166K

938
770 are 65+

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

ROBERT JENKINS M.D., PHD.

Specialist

3,088

$428K

318
242 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$139
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

PETER EDENHOFFER M.D.

Specialist

3,084

$235K

363
248 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

VLADIMIR REDKO M.D.

Specialist

3,070

$176K

284
106 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

THOMAS TURNER M.D.

Specialist

3,050

$275K

661
579 are 65+

52%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$90
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

ADENIRAN ARIYO MD

Specialist

3,049

$99.8K

253
146 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

THUAN NGUYEN MD

Specialist

3,041

$1.05M

459
412 are 65+

67%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$346
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

ROGER WOLCOTT M.D.

Specialist

3,032

$190K

364
207 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

USMAN SHERIFF M.D.

Specialist

3,022

$139K

365
311 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

SUJIN YU MD

Specialist

3,011

$1.08M

315
201 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$360
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

MATTHEW MCMENEMY MD

Specialist

3,008

$370K

688
636 are 65+

77%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$123
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

LIJUAN TONG MD

Specialist

3,002

$508K

225
137 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$169
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

ROBERT FREELE M.D.

Specialist

3,002

$356K

316
79 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$119
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

DAVID FEINSTEIN MD

Specialist

2,999

$631K

235
203 are 65+

49%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$210
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

DILEEP PUPPALA M.D.

Specialist

2,996

$510K

400
339 are 65+

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$170
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

M HALL M.D.

Specialist

2,991

$310K

533
485 are 65+

72%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

$104
Average prescription price

Avg: $111

Sources

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