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Prescriber Checkup

Top Urology 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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
MARK SWOFFORD DO

Urology

4,951

$418K

801
472 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$84
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

JAMES FELLOWS MD

Urology

4,610

$224K

916
761 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

JOHN TUTTLE MD

Urology

4,310

$474K

481
360 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$110
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

DENIS YALKUT MD

Urology

3,686

$377K

518
353 are 65+

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$102
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

KENNETH RUBY MD

Urology

3,463

$236K

747
561 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

FREDDIE TERRELL MD

Urology

3,328

$345K

637
468 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$104
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

JOHN PATTERSON MD

Urology

3,173

$232K

568
476 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$73
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

J ROSS

Urology

3,150

$246K

569
490 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

MARK BIGLER M.D.

Urology

3,072

$207K

656
580 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

STEVEN TREVATHAN M.D.

Urology

2,903

$164K

491
445 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

THOMAS SLABAUGH MD

Urology

2,803

$217K

668
567 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

ROBERT COLLARD M.D.

Urology

2,687

$102K

504
393 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

BRETT AKERS D.O.

Urology

2,610

$168K

465
275 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

OLIVER NEWCOMB M.D.

Urology

2,582

$129K

440
344 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

STEPHEN MONNIG M.D.

Urology

2,559

$158K

512
432 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

SAMER KALAKISH M.D.

Urology

2,508

$244K

511
370 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$97
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

WILLIAM ALLEN MD

Urology

2,494

$262K

475
408 are 65+

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$105
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

TERRANCE BLACKFORD MD

Urology

2,429

$189K

533
410 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

JAMES ANGEL MD

Urology

2,423

$104K

552
462 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

ROBERT LEWE MD

Urology

2,407

$163K

328
225 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

TIMOTHY DIXON MD

Urology

2,398

$291K

480
368 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$121
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

ROBERT ANDERSEN MD

Urology

2,349

$179K

507
441 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

JOHN HUBBARD M.D.

Urology

2,346

$260K

476
431 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$111
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

EUGENE GREENBERG M.D.

Urology

2,319

$99.7K

383
280 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

RAMON CABALLERO MD

Urology

2,246

$146K

381
257 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $75

Sources

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