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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
WILLIAM HUFF MD

Specialist

3,994

$217K

243
214 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

MELONI CARTER NP

Specialist

3,983

$281K

442
391 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$71
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

MICHAEL ROBARDS M. D.

Specialist

3,933

$762K

246
143 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$194
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

JOHN RISER MD

Specialist

3,846

$684K

326
202 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$178
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

BRIAN CORLISS MD

Specialist

3,831

$216K

185
126 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

A. KUDIRKA M.D.

Specialist

3,569

$307K

715
596 are 65+

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$86
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

JAMES HIXON M.D.

Specialist

3,511

$264K

638
441 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

GEORGE GRAVES MD

Specialist

3,472

$450K

417
293 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$130
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

ANTHONY CATANZARO M.D.

Specialist

3,436

$114K

771
703 are 65+

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

THOMAS PATTON MD

Specialist

3,325

$392K

475
302 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$118
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

HAROLD HAWKINS M.D.

Specialist

3,288

$131K

1014
811 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

MARK PREVOST

Specialist

3,229

$124K

486
226 are 65+

3%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

WILLIAM SANDERSON M.D.

Specialist

3,210

$176K

639
536 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

FREDERICK HOLCOMB M.D.

Specialist

3,203

$479K

562
463 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$149
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

NANCY MCLEOD M.D.

Specialist

3,171

$673K

243
191 are 65+

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$212
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

ROSA BELL MD

Specialist

3,143

$218K

279
127 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

RODNEY SANDERS M.D.

Specialist

3,135

$128K

540
437 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

REBECCA CONWAY MD

Specialist

3,079

$184K

165
132 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

ABMSALAH UDDIN MD

Specialist

3,079

$211K

305
195 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

HANK LEE M.D.

Specialist

3,047

$104K

199
111 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

CHARLES HASTEY M.D.

Specialist

3,035

$114K

329
265 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

JAMES PERRIEN MD

Specialist

2,961

$222K

365
288 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

LORIE FLECK M.D.

Specialist

2,954

$307K

532
424 are 65+

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$104
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

WILLIAM PARKER M.D.

Specialist

2,954

$112K

552
442 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

HENRY RUIZ M.D.

Specialist

2,948

$64.6K

247
111 are 65+

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$22
Average prescription price

Avg: $83

Sources

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