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Prescriber Checkup

Top Neurology Prescribers in West 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
MUHAMMED NASHER-ALNEAM MD

Neurology

11,606

$881K

595
149 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

BARRY VAUGHT M.D.

Neurology

9,270

$2.26M

906
563 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$244
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

WILLIAM MERVA MD

Neurology

7,533

$1.49M

535
328 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$197
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

ADNAN ALGHADBAN M.D.

Neurology

7,438

$1.09M

996
573 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$146
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

ALVARO GUTIERREZ M.D.

Neurology

6,898

$974K

442
263 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$141
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

DARSHANKUMAR DAVE MD

Neurology

6,833

$1.16M

834
428 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$170
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

FELIX BRIZUELA DO

Neurology

5,592

$9.53M

242
93 are 65+

46%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$1705
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

KHALID RAZZAQ MD

Neurology

4,371

$873K

309
203 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$200
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

KURUVILLA JOHN M.D.

Neurology

3,987

$1.96M

434
240 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$492
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

CARL MCCOMAS MD

Neurology

3,982

$377K

313
194 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$95
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

ROBERT LEWIS MD

Neurology

3,795

$999K

403
194 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$263
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

STEPHEN TIMMS MD

Neurology

3,610

$717K

427
297 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$198
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

KAROLY VARGA MD

Neurology

3,580

$872K

361
161 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$244
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

IJAZ AHMAD MD

Neurology

3,548

$889K

265
130 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$251
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

KRIS MURTHY M.D.

Neurology

3,165

$519K

242
109 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$164
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

MALCOLM LOUDEN MD

Neurology

3,094

$1.01M

444
258 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$327
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

RITA GANDHY MD

Neurology

2,954

$1.16M

317
208 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$392
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

RONALD BAREBO MD

Neurology

2,813

$452K

266
182 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$161
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

JOE OTHMAN MD

Neurology

2,674

$588K

262
118 are 65+

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$220
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

JOBY JOSEPH M.D.

Neurology

2,557

$493K

270
160 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$193
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

GIANNA LINK M.D.

Neurology

2,522

$436K

182
70 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$173
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

ADRIANA PALADE M.D.

Neurology

2,517

$405K

136
37 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$161
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

DONALD HOFFMAN M.D.

Neurology

2,470

$572K

178
97 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$231
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

LEONARD SOLE MD

Neurology

2,453

$561K

298
168 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$229
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

JACK RIGGS M.D.

Neurology

2,409

$182K

186
67 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $270

Sources

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