At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 332 out of 475
Rank: 445 out of 475
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
8% of this provider’s 271 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 1%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
4% of this provider’s 507 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 50%.
$30 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $78 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
2 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 5.
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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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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 Nov. 30, 2009.