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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
ROBERT NICHOLS M.D.

Specialist

10,259

$465K

435
342 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

IRENEO DOMINGO M.D.

Specialist

9,891

$446K

492
268 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

JOHN WILLIAMS M.D.

Specialist

9,058

$393K

714
620 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

NORMAN MCCOOMER MD

Specialist

8,613

$404K

703
183 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

RAFAEL LOPEZ M.D.

Specialist

8,607

$1.18M

514
287 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$137
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

A RIDGEWAY MD

Specialist

8,514

$597K

750
510 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

IQBAL SINGH M.D.

Specialist

8,406

$866K

274
63 are 65+

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$103
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

CHRISTOPHER BRIAN M.D.

Specialist

8,399

$390K

682
584 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

JOHN NWOGU M.D.

Specialist

8,315

$321K

509
372 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

MICHAEL JOHNSON MD

Specialist

8,248

$564K

325
260 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

DAVID HERRICK M. D.

Specialist

8,042

$540K

779
301 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

VAN REEDER M.D.

Specialist

8,041

$289K

653
557 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

JASON THOMPSON M.D.

Specialist

8,031

$387K

707
563 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

JOHN MITCHELL MD

Specialist

7,892

$210K

784
621 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$27
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

JEREMY GOODWIN M.D.

Specialist

7,821

$396K

357
295 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

MICHAEL PURSLEY MD

Specialist

7,700

$355K

728
635 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

JOHN HINTON MD

Specialist

7,661

$1.16M

631
403 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$151
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

KEVIN RYAN MD

Specialist

7,543

$343K

598
445 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

MICHAEL LUNSFORD M.D.

Specialist

7,280

$402K

267
208 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

MAGDI TAGELDIN MD

Specialist

7,192

$1.77M

377
50 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$246
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

TIMOTHY AHMADI M.D.

Specialist

7,133

$244K

270
201 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

COLIE CRUTCHER MD

Specialist

7,021

$342K

301
159 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

WAN KWAN M.D.

Specialist

6,883

$569K

522
327 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$83
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

KEITH YOUNG MD

Specialist

6,740

$943K

759
596 are 65+

50%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$140
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

HOWARD BRAZIL

Specialist

6,375

$182K

534
427 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

Sources

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