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Prescriber Checkup

Prescribers of ENDOCET in Kentucky

Important Information About This Drug

Prescription opioids (painkillers) can help alleviate certain kinds of pain in the short term but carry serious health risks.

As many as one quarter of those receiving these drugs over a long period of time in a primary care setting struggle with addiction.

Read more about the appropriate use of these drugs and speak to your doctor about their risks.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Provider Medicare Claims City State
OLIVER JAMES M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled466

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

MICHAEL CUMMINGS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled363

ALBANY

Kentucky

CAROL PEDDICORD MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled312

ALBANY

Kentucky

THOMAS KARELIS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled263

HAZARD

Kentucky

HAMMAD MALIK M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled260

RICHMOND

Kentucky

MITCHELL WICKER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled242

HAZARD

Kentucky

CESAR AGTARAP M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled212

JACKSON

Kentucky

KATHERINE BALLARD M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled210

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

STEVEN MORGAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled172

PINEVILLE

Kentucky

JAMES CHANEY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled165

HAZARD

Kentucky

BALLARD WRIGHT M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled158

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

LAWRENCE PETERS MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled156

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

MICHAEL ROWE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled154

MOUNT VERNON

Kentucky

RILEY LOVE MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled147

PADUCAH

Kentucky

CHRISTOPHER NELSON M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled142

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

GREGORY MICK DO

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled123

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

YOGESH MALLA M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled121

PADUCAH

Kentucky

DAVID RATLIFF MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled113

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

SUK KIM M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled113

OWENSBORO

Kentucky

SHIRLEY CATRON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled111

ALBANY

Kentucky

ANTHONY ARNOTT M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled111

OLIVE HILL

Kentucky

KAREN SAYLOR M.D.

Claims Filled107

MOUNT VERNON

Kentucky

JARED WILSON M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled105

LIBERTY

Kentucky

LAUREN LARSON M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled105

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

TRUMAN PERRY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled103

CORBIN

Kentucky

Sources

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