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Top Pain 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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
HOWARD COHEN M.D.

Pain Medicine

5,755

$1.09M

266
69 are 65+

70%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

42%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$189
Average prescription price

ANDREW KONEN M.D.

Pain Medicine

4,639

$1M

497
181 are 65+

62%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

45%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$216
Average prescription price

JEFFREY WASSERMAN M.D.

Pain Medicine

2,663

$227K

389
165 are 65+

59%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

49%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$85
Average prescription price

JAVIER CANON M.D.

Pain Medicine

1,199

$93.8K

218
149 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

30%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$78
Average prescription price

JAIME LIM M.D.

Pain Medicine

1,178

$49.4K

171
67 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

48%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

16%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$42
Average prescription price

Sources

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