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Top Neurology 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
IGOR CHERCHES M.D.

Neurology

3,037

$1.48M

366
322 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$486
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

RANJITKUMAR PATEL MD

Neurology

3,019

$160K

229
77 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

RICHARD HINTON MD

Neurology

3,014

$782K

393
369 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$260
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

MICHAEL CLEVENGER MD

Neurology

3,008

$741K

344
250 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$246
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

BRIAN SCHULMAN MD

Neurology

2,971

$812K

430
313 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$273
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

DANIEL KEYSER M.D.

Neurology

2,961

$598K

269
211 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$202
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

MICHAEL KELLAM M.D.

Neurology

2,958

$1M

312
282 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$340
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

PATRICK NOLAN MD

Neurology

2,909

$397K

331
270 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$137
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

SUPRABHA BHAT M.D.

Neurology

2,906

$764K

327
221 are 65+

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$263
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

JEROME KANE M.D.

Neurology

2,897

$712K

496
403 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$246
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

SYED REZA MD

Neurology

2,893

$661K

257
127 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$228
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

THOMAS LEAVENS M.D.

Neurology

2,869

$998K

421
346 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$348
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

ALBERT CUETTER M.D.

Neurology

2,847

$1.53M

271
108 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$539
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

DAVID COOKE MD

Neurology

2,841

$1.3M

328
263 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$459
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

CHARLES GREENFIELD M.D.

Neurology

2,806

$1.81M

406
267 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$646
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

KEVIN GAFFNEY MD

Neurology

2,796

$1.53M

318
251 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$546
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

JULIUS DEIPARINE MD

Neurology

2,782

$537K

436
292 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$193
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

PAUL HURD MD PA

Neurology

2,779

$648K

314
268 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$233
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

BHUPESH DIHENIA M.D.

Neurology

2,773

$1.41M

397
317 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$510
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

LILLY CHEN M.D.

Neurology

2,745

$326K

182
61 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$119
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

ROBERTO NIETO M.D.

Neurology

2,743

$578K

365
249 are 65+

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$211
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

JOHN FOSTER MD

Neurology

2,714

$1.15M

317
257 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$424
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

LAURENCE BOWER M.D.

Neurology

2,707

$611K

329
255 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$226
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

JOSEPH JANKOVIC M.D.

Neurology

2,685

$1.84M

265
205 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$686
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

MICHAEL HUMMER

Neurology

2,661

$528K

231
126 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$198
Average prescription price

Avg: $284

Sources

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