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Top Family 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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
PHYLECYA CHEATHAM M.D.

Family Medicine

19,339

$1.01M

544
285 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

LARRY JOHNSTON M.D.

Family Medicine

19,322

$809K

588
239 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

DAVID BARTHOLD M.D.

Family Medicine

19,270

$1.15M

237
198 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

AARON KARR D.O.

Family Medicine

19,161

$1.18M

611
384 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

GEORGE SMITH M.D.

Family Medicine

19,010

$1.06M

761
552 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

BRUCE KENT M.D.

Family Medicine

18,980

$1.11M

791
482 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

JOHN BELYEU M.D.

Family Medicine

18,967

$1.3M

651
502 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

TODD PEARLSTEIN M.D,

Family Medicine

18,959

$1.11M

612
509 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

LORA POUND M.D.

Family Medicine

18,894

$1.22M

1207
915 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

ROBERT WILLIAMS MD

Family Medicine

18,861

$796K

688
558 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

RONALD CALHOUN M.D.

Family Medicine

18,798

$734K

488
258 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

JAROD SPEER M.D.

Family Medicine

18,769

$1.13M

805
494 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

CHAD MCELROY M.D.

Family Medicine

18,612

$1.04M

449
279 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

DAVID FAGAN M.D.

Family Medicine

18,602

$801K

744
535 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

KYNARD ADAMS MD

Family Medicine

18,513

$1.26M

871
560 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

NIEL RASMUSSEN MD

Family Medicine

18,386

$949K

775
549 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

JOHN MORGAN M.D.

Family Medicine

18,349

$878K

863
633 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

CHARLES NOLEN M.D.

Family Medicine

18,342

$719K

536
409 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

MAURICE FITZ-GERALD M.D.

Family Medicine

18,311

$910K

785
448 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

JOSEPH JOHNSON M.D.

Family Medicine

18,261

$775K

686
520 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

RAYNARD FABIANKE M.D.

Family Medicine

18,198

$659K

409
270 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

GARY FOWLER MD

Family Medicine

17,859

$862K

476
338 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

TIMOTHY MARTIN M.D.

Family Medicine

17,852

$1.07M

660
400 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

VANESSA RAGLAND D.O.

Family Medicine

17,797

$957K

629
437 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

STANLEY JETT M.D.

Family Medicine

17,749

$741K

627
388 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

Sources

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