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Prescriber Checkup

Top Urology 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
THOMAS KOWALKOWSKI MD

Urology

7,812

$413K

1143
940 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

KYLE FORT MD

Urology

5,477

$606K

1017
840 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$111
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

FRANCISCO PONCE M.D.

Urology

5,074

$231K

166
126 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

JOSEPH MOUCHIZADEH MD

Urology

2,845

$213K

607
449 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

WALTER TAUBENSLAG M.D.

Urology

2,838

$307K

558
488 are 65+

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$108
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

CHARLES WOOLUMS MD

Urology

2,669

$197K

614
462 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$74
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

RODNEY DEAN MD

Urology

2,487

$219K

536
462 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$88
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

FREDERICK MARTINEZ MD

Urology

2,433

$176K

426
341 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

DAVID MERIWETHER MD

Urology

2,413

$216K

534
413 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$89
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

HARDEV PARIHAR MD

Urology

2,397

$68.7K

475
366 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

PATRICK DUGAN M.D.

Urology

2,358

$165K

508
442 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

JAMES CAULEY MD

Urology

2,339

$144K

495
361 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

ROCCO MORABITO M.D.

Urology

2,101

$82.6K

667
563 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

JAMES TIERNEY DO

Urology

1,940

$273K

425
352 are 65+

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$141
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

DAVID MENDOZA M.D.

Urology

1,913

$130K

397
338 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

GRANT FRANKLIN M.D.

Urology

1,867

$130K

450
385 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

ASSAAD MOUNZER M.D.

Urology

1,757

$106K

296
216 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

ROSS OLIVER M.D.

Urology

1,683

$131K

371
332 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

DOMINGO CHUA MD

Urology

1,682

$107K

423
361 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

LAWRENCE WYNER MD

Urology

1,488

$120K

366
270 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$81
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

OLUYEMI AKIN-OLUGBADE MD

Urology

1,347

$64.6K

232
182 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

ASHOK BHALODI MD

Urology

1,327

$88.6K

355
262 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

ROCCO MORABITO M.D.

Urology

1,304

$53.8K

425
357 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

JOHN RIORDAN M.D.

Urology

1,303

$66.9K

291
221 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

SHIH-CHIEH CHUEH M.D.

Urology

1,287

$83.7K

301
191 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $74

Sources

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