ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Alabama » Ophthalmology

Top Ophthalmology 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
STUART BALL M.D.

Ophthalmology

9,571

$529K

1189
1072 are 65+

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

KIRK STURRIDGE M.D.

Ophthalmology

8,589

$606K

1069
848 are 65+

65%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$71
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

JASON SWANNER MD

Ophthalmology

8,169

$402K

1313
1097 are 65+

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

ROBERT STEVENS M.D.

Ophthalmology

6,163

$404K

850
751 are 65+

44%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

D JOINER MD

Ophthalmology

5,432

$301K

923
807 are 65+

43%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

TROY NEWMAN M.D.

Ophthalmology

5,246

$405K

686
599 are 65+

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$77
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

KENT KEYS MD

Ophthalmology

4,870

$417K

1261
1075 are 65+

67%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$86
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

CHRISTOPHER GIRKIN MD

Ophthalmology

4,538

$228K

650
558 are 65+

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

CURTIS GRAF M.D.

Ophthalmology

4,381

$285K

789
715 are 65+

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

DONALD MCCURDY M.D.

Ophthalmology

4,264

$365K

975
852 are 65+

93%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$86
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

E. M. BRENDAN WYATT

Ophthalmology

4,260

$293K

609
495 are 65+

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

ROY HAGER MD

Ophthalmology

4,131

$330K

703
620 are 65+

60%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$80
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

JOHN PARKER MD

Ophthalmology

3,910

$241K

683
587 are 65+

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

WONSUCK KIM D.O.

Ophthalmology

3,820

$220K

819
743 are 65+

47%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

CHARLES WOODS M.D.

Ophthalmology

3,677

$359K

808
722 are 65+

73%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

RICHARD DUFFEY M.D.

Ophthalmology

3,450

$143K

679
621 are 65+

48%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

JAMES IZER MD

Ophthalmology

3,309

$314K

662
552 are 65+

68%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$95
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

DANNY LEE MD

Ophthalmology

3,198

$202K

656
586 are 65+

58%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

CHARLES JONES M.D,.

Ophthalmology

3,162

$200K

697
637 are 65+

63%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

GREGORY SEPANSKI MD

Ophthalmology

3,066

$148K

533
473 are 65+

55%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

BRUCE EICH MD

Ophthalmology

3,066

$235K

554
487 are 65+

48%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$77
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

MICHAEL BRUMMITT M.D.

Ophthalmology

3,039

$149K

614
564 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

ROLLINS TINDELL M.D.

Ophthalmology

3,039

$173K

614
565 are 65+

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

MARK KASSELS MD

Ophthalmology

3,028

$172K

489
438 are 65+

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

JAMES BLACKSTONE M.D.

Ophthalmology

2,937

$167K

570
485 are 65+

47%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 53%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $68

Sources

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