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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Alabama » Pain Medicine

Top Pain 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
CHERYL GOYNE M.D.

Pain Medicine

8,289

$996K

478
206 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$120
Average prescription price

THOMAS SYVERSON MD

Pain Medicine

1,294

$50.9K

124
35 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$39
Average prescription price

Sources

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