At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 1 out of 16
Rank: 7 out of 16
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
19% of this provider’s 222 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 5%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
54% of this provider’s 569 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 28%.
Brand Name Drugs
23% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 44%.
$42 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $73 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
4 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 5.
This Prescriber's Drugs
The table below list this provider’s drugs, the number of prescriptions and how many went to seniors. Drugs are ranked by volume and compared with the rank for all providers in the same specialty and state.
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A narcotic drug. More » Misuse and abuse of narcotics led to some 16,000 overdose deaths in 2010.
This provider is among the top 10 prescribers of
this drug in the country.
This Drug's Rank
Total Prescriptions Filled
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Replaces estrogen that decr... +
Replaces estrogen that decreases with menopause or removal of the ovaries. Also prevents osteoporosis and treats advanced prostate or advanced breast cancer in certain men and women. This medicine is an estrogen, which is a female hormone. More info »
Prevents and treats certain... +
Prevents and treats certain fungus infections. Belongs to a class of drugs called antifungals. 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 Sept. 27, 2012.