At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 26 out of 44
Rank: 24 out of 44
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
79% of this provider’s 111 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 64%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
8% of this provider’s 126 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 2%.
Brand Name Drugs
16% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 15%.
$110 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $88 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
4 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 6.
This Prescriber's Drugs
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A narcotic drug. More » Misuse and abuse of narcotics led to some 16,000 overdose deaths in 2010.
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Oxycodone is used to reliev... +
Oxycodone is used to relieve moderate to severe pain. Oxycodone is in a class of medications called opiate (narcotic) analgesics. It works by changing the way the brain and nervous system respond to pain. More info »
About This Data
- No comparisons are shown if 10 or fewer prescribers in the state share this specialty.
- This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on July 8, 2007.