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Prescriber Checkup » Virginia » Gastroenterology

Top Gastroenterology Prescribers in Virginia

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
ROBERT BENISH M.D.

Gastroenterology

6,043

$685K

410
280 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$113
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

EDDY PIZZANI MD

Gastroenterology

5,339

$348K

379
336 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

HORACE JACKSON MD

Gastroenterology

4,156

$280K

355
221 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

THOMAS PATTESON M.D.

Gastroenterology

4,011

$194K

384
315 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

BEN BRADENHAM MD

Gastroenterology

2,773

$369K

480
400 are 65+

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$133
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

DOUGLAS SHIFLETT MD

Gastroenterology

2,749

$394K

524
409 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$143
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

JACK SPAINHOUR MD

Gastroenterology

2,731

$248K

669
541 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$91
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

MERRITT BERN MD

Gastroenterology

2,292

$468K

425
345 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$204
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

JONATHAN EISNER MD

Gastroenterology

2,267

$349K

503
411 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$154
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

RICHARD STRAVITZ M.D.

Gastroenterology

2,206

$620K

213
90 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$281
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

MUKESH PATEL M.D.

Gastroenterology

2,110

$211K

533
338 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$100
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

BAKUL PATEL

Gastroenterology

2,106

$202K

518
392 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$96
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

THOMAS CORTELLESI DO

Gastroenterology

2,063

$87.4K

273
136 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

ROBERT MITCHELL M.D.

Gastroenterology

2,057

$351K

606
510 are 65+

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$171
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

BENNETT FEIN MD

Gastroenterology

2,045

$245K

357
206 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$120
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

ANAND KISHORE MD

Gastroenterology

1,993

$144K

451
329 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

JOSEPH HOLLIS MD

Gastroenterology

1,901

$197K

302
219 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$103
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

BHUSHAN PANDYA MD

Gastroenterology

1,883

$127K

590
411 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

SURESH JAYATILAKA M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,811

$197K

455
309 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$109
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

WILLIAM BRAND MD

Gastroenterology

1,787

$236K

496
434 are 65+

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$132
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

MU HONG M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,680

$88.4K

476
454 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

STEVEN DANDALIDES M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,648

$125K

429
327 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

MOUSSA MENASHA MD

Gastroenterology

1,532

$154K

231
157 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$101
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

WALID MAKDISI M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,513

$114K

333
218 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

HILTON ALMOND MD

Gastroenterology

1,504

$113K

371
334 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $136

Sources

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