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Top General Practice Prescribers in District of Columbia

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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
CLEVELAND WILLIAMS M.D

General Practice

6,618

$245K

348
129 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

29%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$37
Average prescription price

PHILIP MUSSENDEN MD

General Practice

4,600

$282K

207
115 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$61
Average prescription price

RICHARD DOTSON MD

General Practice

2,029

$259K

401
339 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

72%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$128
Average prescription price

THEODORE WATKINS M.D.

General Practice

299

$12.5K

31
18 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$42
Average prescription price

Sources

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