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Prescriber Checkup

Top Surgery 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
OTIS DOSS M.D.

Surgery

9,547

$494K

216
190 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

RICHARD WRIGHT M.D.

Surgery

8,461

$498K

241
128 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

MOHIB GHOBRIAL MD

Surgery

8,225

$377K

200
164 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

THONGDANG BANCHUIN MD

Surgery

2,399

$99.4K

187
86 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

DAVID STOECKLE M.D.

Surgery

2,137

$144K

391
292 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

LYLE BAUMAN M.D.

Surgery

1,503

$103K

522
367 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

YUNG CHAN M.D.

Surgery

1,382

$57.1K

277
188 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

CESAR DEGUZMAN MD

Surgery

1,362

$63.7K

45
are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

STUART GOLDSTEIN DO

Surgery

1,307

$56.4K

256
168 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

JOHN PITMAN M.D.F.A.C.S.

Surgery

1,299

$60.5K

44
29 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

JOSEPH BROWN MD

Surgery

1,137

$91.3K

249
146 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$80
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

CHRISTINE BARRETT MD

Surgery

887

$59.3K

195
132 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

KENNETH BRAYMAN

Surgery

833

$171K

106
21 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$205
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

JASHBHAI PATEL M.D.

Surgery

740

$26.8K

245
137 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

WILLIAM PEERY MD

Surgery

734

$17K

192
148 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$23
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

EUGENE LOWE MD

Surgery

642

$32.6K

177
138 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

GURNAM BAJWA MD

Surgery

581

$25.9K

140
95 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

LAMIERE DOWNING MD

Surgery

505

$8,131

147
103 are 65+

N/A

$16
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

JOHN LIGUSH MD

Surgery

504

$10.9K

144
121 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$22
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

ALLEN CHIU MD

Surgery

498

$8,863

199
174 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

JOHN SEDOVY MD

Surgery

497

$19.8K

178
132 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

VENKAT REDDY M.D.

Surgery

471

$22.1K

127
103 are 65+

59%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

ROBERT AMPUDIA M.D.

Surgery

466

$39.2K

104
38 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$84
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

LANCE DOZIER M.D.

Surgery

461

$11.9K

201
99 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$26
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

PATRICK MADDOX MD

Surgery

444

$17.3K

196
137 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $49

Sources

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