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Top Adolescent Medicine 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
STEPHEN RYDZAK MD

Adolescent Medicine

16,510

$851K

688
598 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$52
Average prescription price

AUGUSTINE ELEJE M.D.

Adolescent Medicine

14,863

$2.16M

633
451 are 65+

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$145
Average prescription price

HARISH DHINGRA M.D.

Adolescent Medicine

6,965

$588K

374
356 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$84
Average prescription price

CORNELIUS WILSON M.D.

Adolescent Medicine

4,067

$299K

195
103 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$74
Average prescription price

SHAHAB AHMAD M.D

Adolescent Medicine

3,609

$177K

255
220 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$49
Average prescription price

Sources

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