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Prescriber Checkup

Prescribers of FENTANYL in Mississippi

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
SAMUEL ALLEN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled483

QUITMAN

Mississippi

TODD FULCHER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled412

BRANDON

Mississippi

SHAWN WU MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled385

GULFPORT

Mississippi

KENNEDY SMITH FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled329

MERIDIAN

Mississippi

JUDY MOSBY FNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled312

MERIDIAN

Mississippi

ASHLEY BURROUGHS NP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled304

BILOXI

Mississippi

LAURA NAIL NP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled299

JACKSON

Mississippi

RENEE LYLES NP

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled276

MERIDIAN

Mississippi

KATHLENE WILLIAMSON C.F.N.P.

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled275

JACKSON

Mississippi

AMY SMITH CFNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled272

BROOKHAVEN

Mississippi

LISA HODGE CFNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled269

TUPELO

Mississippi

LESLEY VINCENT FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled267

MERIDIAN

Mississippi

SCOTT STEED MD

Anesthesiology

Claims Filled262

NATCHEZ

Mississippi

TERRENCE MILLETTE MD

Specialist

Claims Filled248

PASCAGOULA

Mississippi

CHRISTOPHER PARK DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled243

NEW ALBANY

Mississippi

DEIDRA HERTZ CFNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled240

OCEAN SPRINGS

Mississippi

KATHRYN WEINBERG ARNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled223

LAUREL

Mississippi

JOHN BLACK MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled223

SENATOBIA

Mississippi

STEPHEN JOHNS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled222

GULFPORT

Mississippi

AZHAR PASHA M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled221

MERIDIAN

Mississippi

HEATHER BUNYARD FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled219

MERIDIAN

Mississippi

DENNIS MCCOY M.D

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled215

SOUTHAVEN

Mississippi

PRISCILLA MILLER FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled211

MERIDIAN

Mississippi

REX WILLIAMS M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled207

FLOWOOD

Mississippi

JAMES MEEKS APRN, BC

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled206

BILOXI

Mississippi

Sources

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