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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Alabama » Family Medicine

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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
W KEITH M.D.

Family Medicine

14,145

$640K

504
369 are 65+

5%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

THOMAS DARNELL MD

Family Medicine

14,103

$682K

522
363 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

MONTGOMERY PEDEN MD

Family Medicine

13,987

$671K

445
357 are 65+

3%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

LATA PATIL M.D.

Family Medicine

13,928

$580K

425
260 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

JOHN MACLENNAN MD

Family Medicine

13,894

$877K

253
222 are 65+

30%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

JOHN CROSS M.D.

Family Medicine

13,770

$716K

313
257 are 65+

14%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

THOMAS BRYANT M.D.

Family Medicine

13,648

$831K

482
359 are 65+

13%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

TAYLOR CAFFEY MD PA

Family Medicine

13,569

$924K

355
293 are 65+

15%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

JERRY ROBINSON D. O.

Family Medicine

13,549

$491K

524
433 are 65+

3%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

BRIAN PERRY M.D.

Family Medicine

13,525

$558K

516
392 are 65+

N/A

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

THOMAS MONTGOMERY M.D.

Family Medicine

13,513

$532K

546
410 are 65+

N/A

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

ROSEANNE COOK MD

Family Medicine

13,357

$782K

456
254 are 65+

6%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

RICKY DEERMAN MD

Family Medicine

13,313

$709K

373
277 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

RICHARD VALENTINE MD

Family Medicine

13,308

$569K

505
329 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

STEPHEN HENDERSON MD

Family Medicine

13,274

$617K

392
273 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

FRANCIS GILLIS M.D.

Family Medicine

13,261

$721K

415
222 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

TERRY KURTTS M.D.

Family Medicine

13,209

$744K

674
488 are 65+

3%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

VICENTE TORREGOSA M.D.

Family Medicine

13,113

$826K

305
194 are 65+

12%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

JAMES TEMPLE M.D.

Family Medicine

13,092

$596K

461
293 are 65+

N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

RHONDA CARTER M.D.

Family Medicine

13,079

$591K

286
184 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

JOSEPH STEELE M.D.

Family Medicine

13,007

$622K

532
424 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

CHRISTOPHER COSPER MD

Family Medicine

12,973

$631K

459
271 are 65+

N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

RUSSELL INGRAM M.D.

Family Medicine

12,885

$619K

370
219 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

CHARLES GAPUTIS D.O.

Family Medicine

12,858

$600K

483
319 are 65+

N/A

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

JOHN SCARBOROUGH M.D.

Family Medicine

12,833

$708K

446
185 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

Sources

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