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Top Ophthalmology 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
THOMAS DIETZE M.D.

Ophthalmology

10,944

$965K

1731
1605 are 65+

62%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$88
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

JOHN NICOLAU M.D.

Ophthalmology

10,331

$1.01M

1516
1380 are 65+

69%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

MARK GALLARDO M.D.

Ophthalmology

9,835

$1.08M

1597
1412 are 65+

65%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$110
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

NHU NGUYEN M.D.

Ophthalmology

9,734

$1.17M

937
868 are 65+

80%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$120
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

ZUHAIR SHIHAB MD

Ophthalmology

9,316

$612K

1071
1006 are 65+

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

BRIAN FLOWERS M.D.

Ophthalmology

8,412

$476K

1178
1108 are 65+

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

ROBERTO ARGUELLO M.D.

Ophthalmology

7,961

$732K

1247
1134 are 65+

59%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$92
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

KEVIN JONG M.D.

Ophthalmology

7,953

$649K

1356
1233 are 65+

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$82
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

DEBORAH ALEXANDER M.D.

Ophthalmology

7,897

$852K

1334
1199 are 65+

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$108
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

NEHAL PATEL M.D.

Ophthalmology

7,643

$589K

1326
1159 are 65+

48%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$77
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

PRAJAY DHIR MD

Ophthalmology

7,395

$848K

1243
1123 are 65+

69%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$115
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

JOHN SOHOCKI M.D.

Ophthalmology

7,326

$628K

1607
1450 are 65+

58%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$86
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

DAVID GODFREY MD

Ophthalmology

6,875

$505K

1049
972 are 65+

51%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$74
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

LINDA BURK MD

Ophthalmology

6,773

$556K

1465
1242 are 65+

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$82
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

DAVINDER GROVER M.D, MPH

Ophthalmology

6,442

$376K

1019
918 are 65+

47%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

RONALD FELLMAN MD

Ophthalmology

6,410

$545K

1049
976 are 65+

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$85
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

ADAM DOSSEY M. D.

Ophthalmology

6,258

$660K

978
871 are 65+

58%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$105
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

FIAZ ZAMAN M.D.

Ophthalmology

6,168

$968K

921
818 are 65+

85%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$157
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

JOHN MCHENRY MD

Ophthalmology

6,112

$421K

669
477 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

AMBER DOBLER-DIXON M.D.

Ophthalmology

6,048

$769K

877
803 are 65+

81%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$127
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

SHAHED GHOGHAWALA MD

Ophthalmology

6,034

$513K

1384
1191 are 65+

58%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$85
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

GLEN BRINDLEY M.D.

Ophthalmology

6,021

$421K

860
769 are 65+

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

ANDY LEE MD

Ophthalmology

5,875

$500K

1150
1061 are 65+

58%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$85
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

BRIAN RANELLE D.O.

Ophthalmology

5,790

$676K

1321
1235 are 65+

76%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$117
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

JEFFREY ARNOULT MD

Ophthalmology

5,775

$621K

845
798 are 65+

69%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 60%

$108
Average prescription price

Avg: $100

Sources

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