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Prescriber Checkup » Kentucky » Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Top Physical Medicine Rehabilitation 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
GAY RICHARDSON MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

7,501

$296K

672
180 are 65+

18%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

73%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

WILLIAM LESTER M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

6,739

$277K

634
278 are 65+

26%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

52%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

JOHN BAIRD M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

6,516

$856K

349
93 are 65+

74%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

36%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$131
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

USHMA PATEL MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

4,003

$256K

375
166 are 65+

46%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

35%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

CHADWICK WALTERS DO

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

3,168

$339K

63
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$107
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

LEWIS HARGETT MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

3,081

$152K

226
152 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

27%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

PAMELA HARSTON M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

2,316

$214K

122
31 are 65+

76%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

43%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$92
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

LOUIE WILLIAMS MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

2,263

$134K

279
92 are 65+

30%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

73%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

ROBERT BYRD M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

2,260

$96.5K

352
229 are 65+

23%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

41%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

JAMES FARRAGE M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

2,142

$110K

306
200 are 65+

22%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

41%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

EMILY RAYES-PRINCE M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

2,088

$163K

128
29 are 65+

58%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

42%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

MONTE ROMMELMAN M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

2,039

$190K

387
259 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$93
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

CHARLES STEWART MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

1,989

$232K

278
41 are 65+

71%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

32%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$117
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

ROBERT TAYLOR M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

1,934

$99.4K

251
150 are 65+

22%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

35%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

SUSAN MCDOWELL MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

1,908

$119K

111
11 are 65+

22%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

MELANIE LEDFORD MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

1,836

$120K

195
129 are 65+

25%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

31%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

DIANA HUSSAIN MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

1,756

$116K

207
89 are 65+

30%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

28%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

MARCO ZOLEZZI MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

1,583

$149K

95
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$94
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

TRISTAN BRIONES M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

1,548

$113K

302
134 are 65+

37%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

38%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$73
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

JOHN GORMLEY M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

1,290

$71.2K

203
144 are 65+

23%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

19%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

SARAH WAGERS M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

1,059

$60.9K

105
47 are 65+

29%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

21%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

THOMAS KELLY M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

959

$53.1K

220
138 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

38%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

JOHN SHAW MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

896

$44.5K

230
156 are 65+

22%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

43%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

SCOTT AKERS M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

883

$62.3K

86
30 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

42%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$71
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

ROBERT NICKERSON MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

809

$68.5K

58
21 are 65+

33%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 28%

31%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$85
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

Sources

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