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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Arkansas » Nephrology

Top Nephrology Prescribers in Arkansas

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
DANA RABIDEAU MD

Nephrology

8,937

$779K

426
261 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JOHNNIE HINTON M.D.

Nephrology

8,257

$525K

320
182 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

MARY SHAVER M.D.

Nephrology

7,566

$634K

368
249 are 65+

N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

DANIEL VALACH M.D.

Nephrology

5,750

$473K

400
288 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

ROBERT MCCRARY M.D.

Nephrology

5,643

$353K

411
249 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JOHN HEY MD

Nephrology

5,319

$382K

347
196 are 65+

N/A

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JOHN SMITH M.D.

Nephrology

4,952

$395K

321
184 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

MICHAEL SCHONEFELD M.D.

Nephrology

4,788

$321K

283
176 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JAMES BRUTON MD

Nephrology

4,600

$255K

265
146 are 65+

N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

MICHAEL COLEMAN MD

Nephrology

4,532

$292K

331
242 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JAMES CAMPBELL M.D.

Nephrology

4,510

$423K

223
134 are 65+

N/A

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

MICHAEL GERSCH MD

Nephrology

4,488

$320K

329
179 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

MICHAEL COLEMAN MD

Nephrology

4,484

$293K

362
282 are 65+

N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

DENNIS BLANKENSHIP M.D.

Nephrology

4,427

$276K

214
139 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

SHANE KIMBALL D.O.

Nephrology

4,269

$397K

310
206 are 65+

N/A

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

BOBBIE FINE M.D.

Nephrology

4,255

$240K

325
203 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

MICHAEL BIERLE M.D.

Nephrology

4,157

$468K

311
161 are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JAMES HENRY MD

Nephrology

4,103

$214K

257
151 are 65+

N/A

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

FRED SMARDO MD

Nephrology

3,791

$268K

208
136 are 65+

N/A

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JOHN HEIFNER M.D.

Nephrology

3,700

$378K

265
171 are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

SAMEH ABUL-EZZ MD

Nephrology

3,580

$210K

146
28 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

DAVID DESOTO M.D.

Nephrology

3,531

$242K

273
139 are 65+

N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

MASHHUD MIRZA M.D.

Nephrology

3,486

$314K

300
156 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

SHAMSUL ALAM M.D.

Nephrology

3,288

$225K

269
205 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

MUHAMMAD KASHIF M.D.

Nephrology

3,288

$301K

206
120 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

Sources

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