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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
PATRICIA GOODE MD

Geriatric Medicine

388

$29.4K

94
73 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

ALI AHMED MD

Geriatric Medicine

699

$42.5K

52
51 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

ANDREA WHITE MD

Geriatric Medicine

1,013

$40.9K

102
95 are 65+

N/A

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

KENDRA SHEPPARD MD

Geriatric Medicine

1,485

$94.6K

39
39 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

RICHARD SIMS MD

Geriatric Medicine

1,645

$97.4K

75
70 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

SARA RAHMAN MD

Geriatric Medicine

3,833

$190K

215
200 are 65+

N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

KATHLEEN FIX MD

Geriatric Medicine

3,953

$181K

137
131 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 6%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

MALAVIKA SHAH M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

4,609

$219K

225
98 are 65+

13%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 6%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

MARCIA LITTLES M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

5,490

$266K

190
154 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

MICHAEL COLLINS M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

5,992

$217K

277
250 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 6%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

ANDREW DUXBURY MD

Geriatric Medicine

7,117

$343K

456
432 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 6%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

CLARE HAYS MD

Geriatric Medicine

7,312

$441K

336
294 are 65+

17%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 6%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

PAUL ROLLER MD

Geriatric Medicine

18,976

$1.16M

963
921 are 65+

8%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 6%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

IGOR BIDIKOV MD

Geriatric Medicine

23,032

$1.26M

1,019
710 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 6%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

JOEL BOLEN MD

Geriatric Medicine

25,221

$1.8M

770
698 are 65+

13%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 6%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 21%

Sources

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