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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Iowa » Pain Medicine

Top Pain Medicine Prescribers in Iowa

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
THOMAS HANSEN M.D.

Pain Medicine

2,823

$270K

350
235 are 65+

N/A

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

KENNETH POLLACK MD

Pain Medicine

2,451

$146K

315
258 are 65+

N/A

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

TIMOTHY MILLER M.D.

Pain Medicine

1,986

$132K

369
184 are 65+

N/A

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

CHRISTIAN LEDET MD

Pain Medicine

1,379

$62.6K

231
211 are 65+

N/A

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

BRETT LOCKMAN DO

Pain Medicine

1,174

$78.9K

144
56 are 65+

N/A

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Sources

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