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Prescriber Checkup » Kentucky » Orthopaedic Surgery

Top Orthopaedic Surgery Prescribers in Kentucky

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
RAYMOND SHEA MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

2,884

$105K

557
272 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

73%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

CRAIG BEARD M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

2,505

$59.1K

481
375 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

51%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

CLINT HILL M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

2,041

$114K

410
244 are 65+

23%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

38%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

PHILLIP SINGER M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,960

$62.8K

333
187 are 65+

26%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

56%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$32
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

ROBERT LOVE MD, PSC

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,908

$40K

386
248 are 65+

24%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

60%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

ROBERT GOODIN MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,846

$25.3K

440
368 are 65+

18%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

28%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$14
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

HARRY LOCKSTADT MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,841

$110K

332
213 are 65+

39%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

49%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

MICHAEL HEILIG MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,832

$52.9K

435
212 are 65+

13%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

56%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

JOSEPH LEITH MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,704

$61.8K

435
309 are 65+

28%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

27%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

DONALD POMEROY MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,682

$59.9K

526
435 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

47%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

ERNEST EGGERS MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,660

$45.3K

421
360 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

48%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$27
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

MATTHEW HUMMEL M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,530

$31.7K

447
346 are 65+

43%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

27%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

GREGORY GRAU M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,360

$37.3K

413
224 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

49%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$27
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

ANDREW RYAN MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,256

$47.4K

211
129 are 65+

23%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

53%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

RICHARD SWEET MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,247

$32K

343
291 are 65+

29%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

43%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$26
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

JOHN LARKIN MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,183

$25.8K

359
282 are 65+

40%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

24%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$22
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

ROBERT JACOB M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,160

$35.6K

236
210 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

42%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$31
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

EUGENE JACOB M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,121

$28.3K

249
194 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

49%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$25
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

CHRISTIAN CHRISTENSEN M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,113

$32K

381
309 are 65+

53%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

41%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

MICHAEL GOODWIN M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,095

$20.6K

332
212 are 65+

34%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

67%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$19
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

JAMES DONLEY M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,042

$276K

244
175 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

36%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$264
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

BURTON STODGHILL MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

1,040

$61.8K

207
133 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

53%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

CHRISTOPHER PATTON M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

973

$20.9K

340
256 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

59%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

DONALD ARMS MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

956

$58.7K

217
129 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

48%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

9%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

SHIRAZ PATEL MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

948

$28.9K

266
201 are 65+

18%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 18%

54%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 47%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$31
Average prescription price

Avg: $35

Sources

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