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Top Specialist Prescribers in Wisconsin

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
CURTIS BALTZ MD

Specialist

12,621

$686K

516
492 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

SANJAY SINGH M.D.

Specialist

8,752

$631K

645
569 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

BHUPENDRA KHATRI MD

Specialist

6,345

$4.89M

570
201 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$771
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

JOHN GRANDONE M.D.

Specialist

4,591

$554K

403
329 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$121
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

HARINDER GILL M.D.

Specialist

4,063

$325K

409
365 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$80
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

MARK PEARSON M.D.

Specialist

3,978

$437K

446
399 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$110
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

MAQSOOD AHMAD M.D

Specialist

2,980

$125K

377
168 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

ALVIN WELLS MD

Specialist

2,938

$530K

334
200 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$180
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

JEFFREY KALENAK MD

Specialist

2,876

$156K

463
423 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

IMRAN NIAZI MD

Specialist

2,875

$208K

331
267 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

DOUGLAS HEMPEL M.D.

Specialist

2,784

$184K

308
257 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

LARRY PEARSON M.D.

Specialist

2,751

$173K

344
286 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

ARSHAD AHMED MD

Specialist

2,735

$537K

369
207 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$196
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

MAURICIO PALENCIA MD

Specialist

2,425

$505K

431
123 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$208
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

OWUSU-BEKOE OPOKU-OWUSU M.D.

Specialist

1,650

$420K

233
65 are 65+

36%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

28%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$254
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

VARUN SAXENA M.D.

Specialist

1,627

$123K

175
133 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

ROY BRANDELL M.D.

Specialist

1,528

$115K

334
286 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

SEAN JOCHIMS M.D.

Specialist

1,488

$113K

168
108 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

DONALD VANBEEK M.D.

Specialist

1,427

$92.3K

298
248 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

LAURA SHERRILL M.D.

Specialist

1,403

$123K

282
224 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$88
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

THOMAS VARGHESE MD

Specialist

1,328

$216K

198
155 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$163
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

NIHAL HERATH MD

Specialist

1,252

$286K

146
80 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$228
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

CHARLES KAGEN M.D.

Specialist

1,242

$59.3K

381
328 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

WILLIAM HOUGHTON M.D.

Specialist

1,219

$104K

74
33 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$86
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

FADI HUSSEIN M.D.

Specialist

1,074

$108K

173
54 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 6%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$100
Average prescription price

Avg: $140

Sources

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