ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Cancel

Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Alabama » Geriatric Medicine

Top Geriatric 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
RUSSELL ULRICH DO

Geriatric Medicine

27,326

$1.49M

672
435 are 65+

17%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

BYRON MATA GONZALEZ M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

8,673

$354K

335
158 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

JOHN HAGLER MD

Geriatric Medicine

8,397

$503K

252
176 are 65+

20%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

SHYLA REDDY MD

Geriatric Medicine

4,600

$204K

246
150 are 65+

N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

ARDEN AYLOR MD

Geriatric Medicine

3,747

$334K

373
335 are 65+

14%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

REGINA HARRELL MD

Geriatric Medicine

2,058

$107K

105
95 are 65+

21%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

RICHARD CUNNINGHAM D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

1,959

$107K

198
113 are 65+

N/A

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Sources

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