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Prescriber Checkup

Prescribers of ENDOCET in Louisiana

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
MICHAEL DOLE MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled275

ALEXANDRIA

Louisiana

ARNOLD FELDMAN M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled224

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

RANDALL BREWER MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled135

SHREVEPORT

Louisiana

VINCENT FORTE M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled115

MONROE

Louisiana

MATTHEW MOSURA MD

Anesthesiology

Claims Filled113

BOSSIER CITY

Louisiana

ROSS NELSON MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled106

SHREVEPORT

Louisiana

FRED DEFRANCESCH MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled100

LA PLACE

Louisiana

JAMES GORDON M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled100

MONROE

Louisiana

JOHN LEDBETTER M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled99

MONROE

Louisiana

FRANK LOPEZ MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled87

LAKE CHARLES

Louisiana

ANTHONY ZERANGUE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled85

HAMMOND

Louisiana

JEFFEREY ADAIR MD

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled83

SHREVEPORT

Louisiana

FREDERICK FLOYD D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled79

NEW ORLEANS

Louisiana

NANCY GERMANY MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled78

SHREVEPORT

Louisiana

RAMA LETCHUMAN MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled77

SHREVEPORT

Louisiana

FIRAS HIJAZI M.D.

Anesthesiology

Claims Filled71

NEW ORLEANS

Louisiana

STEVEN VIDRINE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled69

VILLE PLATTE

Louisiana

JOHN BRASWELL M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled67

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

AYMAN HAMED M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled66

HAMMOND

Louisiana

BARRETT JOHNSTON M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled65

HAMMOND

Louisiana

PAUL GRANDON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled64

DELHI

Louisiana

ALPESH PATEL MD

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled63

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

WALTER ELLIS M.D.

Claims Filled62

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

SANDRA WEITZ MD

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled61

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

TULSI BICE M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled61

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

Sources

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