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Top Specialist Prescribers in Georgia

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
WAHEED BHATTI MD

Specialist

4,745

$240K

146
73 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

26%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

MICHAEL BROWN MD

Specialist

4,725

$1.98M

160
15 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

58%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$419
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

PHILIP BAILEY M.D.

Specialist

4,701

$361K

526
444 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$77
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

LESLIE KELMAN M.D.,

Specialist

4,698

$774K

473
381 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$165
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

WILLIAM TUNG M.D.

Specialist

4,672

$327K

363
193 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

30%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

JUAN ESNARD M.D.

Specialist

4,645

$232K

331
273 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

IQBAL DHANANI M.D.

Specialist

4,567

$430K

330
52 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$94
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

NIKOLAY BANGIYEV MD

Specialist

4,549

$771K

533
347 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$169
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

GORDON AZAR M.D., F.A.C.C.

Specialist

4,539

$404K

382
366 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$89
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

STEPHANIE DELGAUDIO-RIEMANN M.D.

Specialist

4,399

$816K

454
347 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$186
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

ROBERT PEDERSEN MD

Specialist

4,385

$620K

362
259 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$141
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

ROY TALLEY M.D.

Specialist

4,379

$151K

332
97 are 65+

42%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

70%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

10%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$35
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

EDWARD MCDONALD MD

Specialist

4,368

$707K

499
330 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$162
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

CHARLES SCHRAMM M.D.

Specialist

4,289

$284K

223
174 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

16%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

DANIEL DANYO M.D.

Specialist

4,256

$344K

303
185 are 65+

70%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

38%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$81
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

JAMES BRANNEN M.D.

Specialist

4,252

$573K

354
63 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

7%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$135
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

ALEXANDER MACDONELL M.D

Specialist

4,174

$219K

330
269 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

DONALD ORR M.D.

Specialist

4,019

$422K

185
62 are 65+

80%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

37%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$105
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

WILLIAM OXFORD M.D.

Specialist

4,018

$160K

203
186 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

MICHAEL WHITLOW MD

Specialist

4,010

$368K

211
139 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$92
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

NAVEEDA AHMED MD

Specialist

4,002

$653K

314
195 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

17%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$163
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

KETAN GOSWAMI M.D.

Specialist

3,993

$522K

382
278 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$131
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

CHUKWUEMEKA NWABUEBO M.D.

Specialist

3,926

$143K

421
264 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$37
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

MICHAEL MULLINS MD

Specialist

3,906

$791K

522
390 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

3%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

58%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$203
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

BHASKAR REDDY M.D.

Specialist

3,818

$190K

403
321 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 3%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

Sources

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