At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 69 out of 129
Rank: 62 out of 129
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
in New York
17% of this provider’s 171 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 16%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
2% of this provider’s 2,074 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 1%.
Brand Name Drugs
23% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 25%.
$76 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $69 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
16 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 22.
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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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- 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 Nov. 30, 2012.