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Prescriber Checkup » Alabama » Adult Medicine

Top Adult Medicine Prescribers in Alabama

Top Prescribers

Providers are grouped by the primary specialty they listed when applying for a national health ID number. This doesn’t necessarily mean the person has special training or certification. Specialty is self-reported by providers and may have changed. Patients and claims shown are for Medicare Part D only.

Prescriber Claims Filled Total Cost Medicare Part D Patients Claims for Brand Name Drugs Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
WILLIAM SARGEANT D.O.,P.C.

Adult Medicine

22,637

$1.02M

658
392 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

28%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

BRUCE TAYLOR

Adult Medicine

21,363

$1000K

1052
489 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

29%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

NICHOLAS KNIGHT M.D.

Adult Medicine

13,956

$505K

467
381 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

RAYMOND BRIGNAC M.D.

Adult Medicine

13,626

$507K

470
383 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$37
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

JULIAN HOWELL M.D.

Adult Medicine

12,351

$439K

498
385 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

16%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

JACK BURNS D.O.

Adult Medicine

12,202

$434K

520
405 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

JEREMY ALLEN D.O.

Adult Medicine

10,958

$675K

533
165 are 65+

21%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

41%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

YU-YONG TAI M.D.

Adult Medicine

9,935

$572K

394
246 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

41%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

ANTHONY CHESTANG MD

Adult Medicine

9,349

$648K

403
222 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

WALTER BRANDNER MD

Adult Medicine

7,828

$403K

286
211 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

27%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

EYSTON HUNTE MD

Adult Medicine

5,868

$257K

170
89 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

42%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

ROBERT WEBB MD

Adult Medicine

3,909

$146K

210
192 are 65+

26%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

26%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$37
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

DELANO BENJAMIN M.D.

Adult Medicine

3,744

$142K

336
225 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

17%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

FELIX DULANTO MD

Adult Medicine

3,491

$158K

413
173 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

29%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

ERWIN PEYTON MD

Adult Medicine

3,443

$337K

66
55 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

JEAN SENECAL MD

Adult Medicine

2,873

$147K

353
193 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

JERRY HOLLINGSWORTH D.O.

Adult Medicine

2,015

$121K

128
107 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 22%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $47

Sources

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