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Top Specialist 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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
JOHN COUCH MD

Specialist

26,940

$3.19M

1045
250 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$119
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

XIULU RUAN MD

Specialist

25,266

$3.33M

905
236 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$132
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

WALLACE PURDY M.D.

Specialist

25,107

$1.11M

684
396 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

LARRY SKELTON M.D.

Specialist

24,987

$1.2M

660
484 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

JONAH MCINTYRE M.D.

Specialist

21,457

$911K

630
481 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

YASSIN MOHAMED M.D.

Specialist

21,276

$997K

664
477 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

DAVID MCLAIN M.D.

Specialist

20,443

$2.01M

865
460 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

PASCUAL HERRERA M.D.

Specialist

19,168

$961K

406
67 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

REID CHRISTOPHER M.D.

Specialist

17,834

$834K

684
484 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

ADAM ALTERMAN M.D.

Specialist

17,268

$967K

320
134 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

MARILYN HEPPERLE M.D, FRCP

Specialist

16,162

$1.19M

434
279 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$73
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

PAUL MURATTA D.O.

Specialist

15,122

$1.42M

716
132 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$94
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

DIMTCHO POPOV MD

Specialist

14,614

$1.13M

582
365 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$77
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

MARCIAL MENDEZ

Specialist

12,495

$768K

516
403 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

HISHAM HAKIM MDMPH

Specialist

11,920

$717K

538
113 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

DAVID WILSON M.D.

Specialist

11,693

$552K

691
475 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

WALID FREIJ M.D.

Specialist

11,681

$1.36M

962
470 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$116
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

NAUMAN QURESHI M.D.

Specialist

11,456

$563K

650
501 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

TERRY PERRY M.D.

Specialist

11,121

$567K

425
293 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

DURWOOD HODGES MD

Specialist

10,920

$537K

458
394 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

JOSEPH NDOLO M.D.

Specialist

10,792

$526K

357
134 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

DANIEL STUBLER MD

Specialist

10,746

$1.28M

512
299 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$119
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

ROBERT FOSTER M.D.

Specialist

10,539

$422K

885
770 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

BRIAN SNODDY M.D.

Specialist

10,375

$398K

848
718 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

SARAH BOXLEY M.D.

Specialist

10,278

$1.02M

434
69 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$99
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

Sources

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