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Prescriber Checkup » Georgia » Family Medicine

Top Family Medicine 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
BONNIE JENKINS M.D.

Family Medicine

16,923

$799K

465
377 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

7%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

WALTER ZANT MD

Family Medicine

16,892

$751K

594
482 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

FLORENCE BARALATEI

Family Medicine

16,855

$885K

367
297 are 65+

13%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

38%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

JOSEPH JACKSON M.D.

Family Medicine

16,815

$772K

666
460 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

22%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

DAVID HARRIS MD

Family Medicine

16,597

$703K

661
522 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

DAVID DRURY M.D.

Family Medicine

16,527

$745K

506
340 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

28%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

GREGORY HALL MD

Family Medicine

16,513

$806K

475
367 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

21%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

DARRELL SURRATT MD

Family Medicine

16,509

$959K

492
318 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

32%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

WILLIAM NASH M.D.

Family Medicine

16,502

$899K

360
290 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

34%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

ROBERT MARSHBURN MD

Family Medicine

16,351

$773K

461
367 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

SHANNON VAUGHN M.D.

Family Medicine

16,246

$853K

546
402 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

MICHAEL RAINES M.D

Family Medicine

16,236

$730K

667
519 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

JONATHAN REIMER M.D.

Family Medicine

16,110

$860K

440
386 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

GLENN POON MD

Family Medicine

16,074

$667K

812
577 are 65+

1%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

17%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

KENNETH BOSS MD

Family Medicine

16,028

$846K

570
422 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

BENISE WILLIAMS M.D.

Family Medicine

15,987

$709K

703
406 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

45%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

STEVEN GARNER M.D.

Family Medicine

15,973

$648K

695
510 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

16%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

STEPHEN SUSS MD

Family Medicine

15,946

$711K

525
390 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

22%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

THOMAS GARCIA DO

Family Medicine

15,941

$750K

532
336 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

45%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

JULIAN SHARPTON MD

Family Medicine

15,865

$678K

814
527 are 65+

2%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

33%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

STANLEY IRELAND MD

Family Medicine

15,781

$942K

797
643 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

19%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

JONATHAN POON M.D.

Family Medicine

15,685

$787K

840
582 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

18%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

JAMES SOUTHERLAND MD

Family Medicine

15,588

$593K

445
221 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

38%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

CHARLES PENNINGTON M.D.

Family Medicine

15,530

$767K

562
407 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

31%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

FERROL SAMS MD

Family Medicine

15,498

$1.11M

607
541 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 4%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 14%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$71
Average prescription price

Avg: $53

Sources

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