ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Louisiana » HYDROCODONE-ACETAMINOPHEN

Prescribers of HYDROCODONE-ACETAMINOPHEN 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 HAYDEL M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled12,760

HOUMA

Louisiana

CAROLYN SMITH MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled5,641

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

MICHAEL DOLE MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled4,990

ALEXANDRIA

Louisiana

ARNOLD FELDMAN M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled3,520

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

JONATHAN THOMPSON M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled3,215

COVINGTON

Louisiana

LOUIS BLANDA M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled3,210

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

JOHN LEDBETTER M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled2,936

MONROE

Louisiana

FIRAS HIJAZI M.D.

Anesthesiology

Claims Filled2,870

NEW ORLEANS

Louisiana

FREDERICK FLOYD D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled2,858

NEW ORLEANS

Louisiana

VINCENT FORTE M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled2,827

MONROE

Louisiana

JACQUES WHITECLOUD MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled2,716

NEW ORLEANS

Louisiana

CHI TAI LAU M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled2,716

SHREVEPORT

Louisiana

DANIEL HODGES M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled2,713

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

COURTNEY RUSSO M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled2,610

METAIRIE

Louisiana

KENNETH WILEY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled2,539

SAINT ROSE

Louisiana

TROY BEAUCOUDRAY M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled2,534

METAIRIE

Louisiana

ALPESH PATEL MD

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled2,381

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

FRED DEFRANCESCH MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled2,358

LA PLACE

Louisiana

FRANK LOPEZ MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled2,349

LAKE CHARLES

Louisiana

WALTER ELLIS M.D.

Claims Filled2,298

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

JAMES GORDON M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled2,268

MONROE

Louisiana

STEPHEN KATZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled2,225

ALEXANDRIA

Louisiana

ROBERT BERNAUER M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled2,220

LAKE CHARLES

Louisiana

JOSEPH BOZZELLE M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled2,183

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

BARRETT JOHNSTON M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled2,166

HAMMOND

Louisiana

Sources

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